VxScan Setup

Part of the Precinct System, the VxScan scans, stores, and tabulates ballots hand marked by voters or ballots printed by voters via the VxMark.

Hardware Overview

VxScan is in a tamper-evident blue container that may be rolled like a suitcase. Inside is an additional tamper-evident blue container used to store scanned ballots.

VxScan Setup

The VxScan should be set up on its own table and the table should be located somewhere between the privacy booths and the exit to the polling place. VxScan can be set up through the following steps:

  1. Open the container:

2. Plug VxScan into the power backup:

3. Prepare the scanner:

4. Ensure ballot bag is sealed into the scanner with one seal on each latch.

If the ballot bag is not secured, contact your election administrator for further instruction.

VxScan hardware setup is complete.

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