The Append time stamp feature on either the Scan Center or Scan to Network (SNF) app ensures that scanned files will not have the same file name.
The information added to the file name consists of a series of integers, each separated by an underscore ("_") character. In total, eight elements are added to the name (e.g., Set scan name_2015_10_12_08_00_59_224_025.tif).
About Scan Center
Starting with the CX72x, 82x, 86x Series MFPs, Scan to Network functionality was consolidated into Scan Center as a plug-in.
The Append time stamp setting now resides under Apps > Scan Center- Network Folders > Configure > Network Folder[Create Network Folder] > File.
File Name Details
The following are the elements that make up the file name:
A four-digit number that represents the Gregorian calendar year.
A two-digit number that represents the unit of time for a lunar phase in the Gregorian calendar with a 01 to 12 range.
A two-digit number that represents a solar day made up of a 24-hour period with a 01 to 31 range.
A two-digit number that represents a period of 60 minutes with a 01 to 24 range.
A two-digit number that represents a period of 60 seconds with a 00 to 60 range.
A two-digit number that represents the number of periods of an atomic clock with a 00 to 60 range.
A three-digit number that represents a period measured in one thousandth of a second with a 000 to 999 range.
A three to four-digit number that represents the number of pages scanned in a current job with a 001 to 1000 range.
Note: This value is only included when scanning JPEG* and/or single-page TIFF* file types. The printer firmware limits the maximum number of scanned pages to 1000 per job.
* Joint Photographic Experts Group * Tagged Image File Format
Note: The date format will always remain in a YYYY_MM_DD format regardless of locale, and date format is set on the printer via the Embedded Web Server(EWS) > Settings > General Settings > Date Format.
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