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Lexmark MX811

Lexmark MX811

Using the ADF and scanner glass

Automatic document feeder (ADF)Scanner glass

Use the ADF for multiple‑page documents including two-sided (duplex) pages.

Use the scanner glass for single‑page documents, book pages, small items (such as postcards or photos), transparencies, photo paper, or thin media (such as magazine clippings).

You can use the ADF or the scanner glass to scan documents.

Using the ADF

When using the ADF:

  • Load the document into the ADF tray faceup, short edge first.
  • Load up to 150 sheets of plain paper into the ADF tray.
  • Scan sizes from 76.2  x  127  mm (3  x  5  inches) wide to 216  x 635  mm (8.5  x  25  inches) long
  • Scan media weighs from 52 to 120  g/m2 (14–32  lb).
  • Do not load postcards, photos, small items, transparencies, photo paper, or thin media (such as magazine clippings) into the ADF tray. Place these items on the scanner glass.

Using the scanner glass

When using the scanner glass:

  • Place a document facedown on the scanner glass in the corner with the green arrow.
  • Scan or copy documents up to 216  x  355.6 mm (8.5  x  14  inches).
  • Copy books up to 25.3  mm (1  inch) thick.
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