University of Bath

How to photocopy an Identity Card

Video guide demonstrating how to take a clear copy of an identity card when required for applications and other official registration procedures.

Instructions for copying an ID card

  • From the home screen, select Copy
  • Place your item in the top left corner of the glass and close the lid.
  • Select the Others button from the options shown on the touchscreen
  • Select Card Shot
  • Select On and then Start
  • The photocopier will scan the first side. Once completed, the screen will display the following message: Place next original. Press [Start]
  • Lift the copier lid, and turn your item over, placing it as before and close the lid.
  • Select Start again to scan the other side of the card.
  • Once scanned, select Read-End

The video below demonstrates how you can copy an identity card when required by the University or other agencies for applications you are making.