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ScanSnap Manager for Mac (V3.2L80) Setup Program

- The ScanSnap Manager does not work on macOS 10.15 Catalina.
Please refer to "ScanSnap S1500/S1500M Compatibility Status With macOS 10.15 Catalina" for details.

- If you are using macOS High Sierra v10.13, please refer to incompatibility information.

Target Scanner Models

ScanSnap S1500 / S1500M

Target Operating Systems

  • macOS v10.12.1 or later (Sierra)
  • OS X v10.11 (El Capitan)
  • OS X v10.10 (Yosemite)
  • OS X v10.9 (Mavericks)
  • OS X v10.8 (Mountain Lion)
  • Mac OS X v10.7 (Lion)
  • Mac OS X v10.6 (Snow Leopard)
  • Mac OS X v10.5 (Leopard)
  • Mac OS X v10.4 (Tiger)


Download the software to your hard disk by clicking the "Download" link below.

ScanSnap Manager for Mac (V3.2L80) Setup Program

[Download]icon-download MacS1500ManagerV32L80WW.dmg (482.6MB)

Download Instructions

Regarding the malfunction of the installation to OS X v10.8 or later, please refer to "I cannot install the software downloaded from the web site onto OS X v10.8 or later".

  1. Turn off your ScanSnap S1500 / S1500M and do not turn it on until all software and updates are installed.
  2. Create a save destination folder for the file downloads onto your main hard drive.
  3. Download the program for installation.

    • After downloading, make sure you have enough free disk space (at least more than twice the download file size) for installing the programs.
  4. Double-click the downloaded compressed file.
  5. When the ScanSnap window appears, double-click the "ScanSnap Manager" icon to start the installation.
    When the message "xxxxx is an application downloaded from the Internet. Are you sure you want to open it?" appears, click [Open] to proceed.
  6. Check for the latest software updates and apply them before operating the scanner.

For details about features of the programs, please refer to the S1500/S1500M Operator's Guide and S1500/S1500M Getting Started guide.