Powerful Desktop Scanner from Canon

June 24, 2024
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Boost Your Office Efficiency with the Canon imageFORMULA DR-C240 Document Scanner

In today’s fast-paced business environment, efficient document management is crucial. The Canon imageFORMULA DR-C240 office document scanner is designed to meet this need, offering a blend of speed, reliability, and versatility that can transform how businesses handle their document workflows.

Wide Range of Uses

The DR-C240 scanner is a versatile tool that can benefit various sectors, including government, financial services, insurance, accommodation, transportation, and legal services. By integrating information into digital workflows, this scanner helps automate processes and enhance information distribution, fostering better collaboration among teams.

Dynamic, Reliable, Flexible Feeding

With a scanning speed of up to 45 pages per minute (ppm) and the ability to scan both sides of a document in a single pass, the DR-C240 is built for efficiency. It can handle a wide range of document types, from thick and thin papers to long, oversized documents, plastic cards, and even passports. The scanner’s feeder can hold up to 60 sheets, and features like double-feed release and a one-touch release button ensure seamless scanning even when dealing with challenging documents.

User-Friendly Design

Ease of use is a highlight of the DR-C240. The operation panel is designed for intuitive use, allowing users to start scanning, preconfigure job tasks, and access a variety of functions with one-touch job buttons. The scanner supports mixed batch scanning, eliminating the need for presorting documents, thus saving time. Bundled with Canon CaptureOnTouch and CapturePerfect software, users can preconfigure scan tasks and choose from multiple file distribution options, including direct uploads to cloud applications like Evernote™, Microsoft® SharePoint®, Dropbox, Google Drive™, and OneDrive.

High-Quality Imaging

The DR-C240 ensures high-quality imaging with features such as Auto Resolution, which adjusts output resolution for mixed batches of documents and photos, enhancing quality while reducing file size. Additional features like Character Emphasis and Text Enhancement improve text legibility on hard-to-read documents, ensuring accurate data capture.

Environmental Considerations

Canon has designed the DR-C240 with environmental sustainability in mind. The scanner meets ENERGY STAR® guidelines for energy efficiency and complies with the EU RoHS and WEEE directives, which aim to reduce hazardous substances and waste products.

Customer Care and Investment Protection

To ensure long-term value, Canon offers eCarePAK options that extend service beyond the initial one-year advanced exchange warranty. This helps reduce post-purchase maintenance costs and maximizes uptime throughout the product’s life.

Specifications at a Glance

  • Type: Office Document Scanner
  • Document Feeding: Automatic or Manual
  • Document Size: Width 2.0″ – 8.5″, Length 2.8″ – 14.0″
  • Document Weight: 7 – 56 lb. Bond Plain Paper
  • Feeder Capacity: 60 Sheets
  • Grayscale: 8-bit, Color: 24-bit
  • Light Source: RGB LED
  • Scanning Element: Contact Image Sensor (CMOS)
  • Scanning Modes: Color, Grayscale, Black and White
  • Optical Resolution: 600 dpi
  • Output Resolution: 100/150/200/240/300/400/600 dpi
  • Scanning Speeds: Up to 45 ppm (simplex) / 90 ipm (duplex)
  • Interface: Hi-Speed USB 2.0
  • Supported OS: Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1 (32-bit and 64-bit), MAC OS 10.11/10.12/10.13
  • Dimensions: 9.0” x 11.4” x 9.9” (H x W x D, with trays closed)
  • Weight: 6.17 lb.
  • Power Consumption: 19 W (Sleep Mode: 1.4 W)
  • Daily Volume: 4,000 scans


The Canon imageFORMULA DR-C240 is a powerful and versatile document scanner designed to enhance office efficiency and productivity. With its high-speed scanning, user-friendly features, and robust environmental credentials, it’s an excellent choice for any business looking to improve its document management processes. For more information, contact us at Canyon Falls

Transform your document workflows with the Canon DR-C240 and experience the difference in efficiency and productivity.

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Bill Siderys