plustek OpticSlim 2400+ scanner on MAC OS X

To use plustek OpticSlim 2400+ scanner on Mac OS X:

1- Install VirtualBox

From www.virtualbox.org

2- Install Windows 7 as a guest OS

If you don’t have a DVD, check this page: http://www.modern.ie/en-us/virtualization-tools

3- Install VirtualBox Extension Pack

From https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads

4- Enable USB 2.0 For VirtualBox

Open Settings for Win 7 Machine > Ports > USB > check Enable USB Controller and Enable USB 2.0 (ECHI) Controller.

5- Connect Scanner

Start Win 7 Machine, and from Devices Menu > USB Devices > Select the Scanner port

6- Install Drivers

Install Scanner driver on Windows to use Utility Manager to scan documents. Drivers can be found at: plustek.com/mea/products/24057/opticslim-2400/downloads.html

Wesam Alalem

Web Developer, from Tripoli – Libya.

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