How to scan multiple photos on a flatbed

Want to scan multiple photos at the same time? Just align the photos with the edge of the scanner, follow this guide, and finish scanning your photos in no time. Depending on the size of your photo you might be able to fit 3 or 4 photos that VueScan can automatically crop for you.

Step 1

Select File | Default Options to restore the default options

Set Options to Standard in the Input tab

Step 2

Arrange as many photos as will fit on the flatbed with about 1/4 inch (6 mm) of white space between them. Align them with the edges. Usually 3 in a row. or 2 at the top
Set Media to Color
Set Media size to Custom
Set File type to JPEG

Step 3

Change to the Crop tab
Set Crop size to Auto
Set Auto offset to On
Set Multi crop to Auto
Set Batch scan to On
Press Preview and Scan