If you want to scan an image and save it directly to a file, you can start Epson Scan as a “standalone” program.
Double-click the EPSON Scan icon on your desktop.
Or select Start > All Programs or Programs > EPSON Scan > EPSON Scan.
Mac OS X:
Open the Applications folder and double-click the EPSON Scan icon.
The Epson Scan window appears.
You see the Office Mode window:
For instructions on using Office Mode, see Using Office Mode for instructions.
If the Mode setting in the upper right corner of the window is set to Home or Professional Mode, you see a different Epson Scan settings window. For instructions on using Home or Professional Mode, see Selecting Basic Settings.