Troubleshooting Canon ImageCLASS Products MF Scan Utility Error

Troubleshooting Canon ImageCLASS

ImageCLASS devices are multipurpose printers and scanners with magnificent color printing functions. These printers are Laser models that use widely in businesses and industries. In case, your business has already a Canon imageCLASS product, after that, there is no need for too much information about these models.

Moreover, we will be discussing the “9, (3 digits error code), one digit” error that displays on your Canon imageCLASS products, for example, 9, 244, 2. Installing the MF Scan utility is not a big deal on your system for Canon models, but errors may come due to a few causes, which you have to solve.

Also, the codes that display on your screen have an error message explaining that we will know how to solve them. So let’s see what you appear on your display regarding MF Scan Utility and how you can simply troubleshoot them.

Note: in the following error code, 9 is starting code. As a result, we will use only the mid-three digits to search for your error.

Error Code 152

Error Code 152

Initially, the 152 code displays because of not having sufficient memory. This will ask to exit the other apps. So, what should you need to do? Your system needs memory, so easily close and exit other apps on your device and restart the MF Scan Utility. You may need to uninstall additional apps to get some space or use additional RAM for it.

Error Code 201

Error Code 201

First of all, when a file of MF Scan Utility is corrupted or missing, this error code comes on the screen. It will ask you to install the file again. To solve this problem, you have to remove or uninstall MF drivers from your system fully. Further, when you delete it, re-download and reinstall MP drivers using the CD setup of canon.com/setup site. The guide to installing MP drivers is given at the end of this article.

Error Code 202

The reason for this problem is an internal error. In such a situation, close all apps on the PC and restart it. Next time you will not face the 202 code.

Error Code 230

It comes when a scanner driver is not installed properly on your computer or laptop with the full software. As a result, you have to reinstall MF drivers through the official Canon support site.

Error Code 230

Error Code 231

In case, you start scanning a paper using imageCLASS and the device is not able to complete the scan because of not enough disk space. For instance, clear or remove additional unnecessary files, after that, try scanning one more.

Error Codes 242 and 243

The error codes 242 and 243 appear when your system cannot write and read the file. In such situations, a settings (General Settings) dialog box of “Folder to Save Temporary Files” displays (of finding it), so check on this box to give permission. You can alternatively save it in the relative Settings dialog box.

Error Code 244

This error code appears when your system can’t access the specified folder due to no required privileges. It can take a few steps to solve this, simply give permission for that folder.

Error Code 245

This error code has some reasons that generate problems in detecting text. Thus, you have to check a few things on your document. To solve this, you need to have a look at the steps given below:

  • Make sure document settings and the text in a document has the same language.
  • The document should have text. Alternatively, you may experience problems with the blank document.
  • Unsupported detection text should not be scanned.

Error Code 245

How to Reinstall MF Scan Utility for Canon ImageCLASS?

First of all, you should probably get rid of MF Scam utility errors using the above guide, but some errors get fix when you reinstall the software in your system. Else, even if not, you can still reinstall MF Scan Utility for trouble-free scanning on your imageCLASS product. Go through the below steps:

  • Ensure you uninstall the full MF Scan utility setup from your PC.
  • Now, open a suitable web search engine on your computer.
  • After that, go to www.usa.canon.com website.
  • Then, you will soon reach on the Canon home page.
  • Nextly, take your mouse pointer on the top right and click on the DRIVERS & DOWNLOADS tab.
  • When you see a box asking you to search anything, put your Canon imageCLASS model and then click on GO or press enter to continue.
  • Afterward, the MF Scan Utility should be listed here.
  • Then, choose the new version and click Download.
  • In case, your browser prompts an additional pop-up, then, choose a preferred option like Save or Save As.
  • After that, the MF Scan Utility starts downloading on your computer or laptop.
  • Followingly, click Run or double-click on the downloaded file.
  • Then, accept the Utility license terms by clicking Yes.
  • Ultimately, click on the complete tab to finish the reinstallation process.
  • Finally, you can restart the software to scan your documents.

These instructions should have solved the errors that appeared on your screen previously, but if you are still confused, you can go through Canon’s official sites and find online manuals or FAQs to fix the problem.

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