A device producing a digital image of a printed document

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How to scan A4 document and split it into 4 A4 documents?

I have bunch of A4 document papers. One page contains 4 A6 pages. Now I am trying to scan it and split it into 4. Is there any way to make this process easy?
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Installing driver for CanoScan 9000F Mark II fails

The scanner worked previously, but it doesn't anymore. So I deinstalled all Canon software, incl. drivers using USBDeview. After restarting the laptop, I started the Canon driver installer mp68-win-...
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Scanner Canon DR-2020 U network

I bought a scanner (Canon DR-2020 U), but it doesn't have the network card. How can I make this a network scanner? I can hook the scanner to a computer that is on most of the time, but is it ...
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How to use Umax Astra 5600 in Windows 7 64 bit?

I have a Umax Astra 5600 Scanner. I lost my PC in an accident while moving. Now I have a HP Pavilion g4 with Windows 7 (64 bit). I tried using my scanner on it but the scanner is not even recognised ...
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Arbitrary paper size while scanning with OKI MB441

Is it possible to scan arbitrary paper sizes with OKI MB441? For example photographic pictures? I see only poor predefined set of sizes:
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Scanning, OCR and adding the scanned numbers

I need to scan hundreds of pages with numbers written on them in the bottom right corner. Post scan - I need a OCR software to recognize the number written at the bottom right corner of each page and ...
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Kodak Scanner Software Issue 0xc0000005

I am trying to be able to use a program called Kodak Smart Touch, but just today I have experienced an error preventing it from opening. The scanner is a business class scanner, an i2900. It comes ...
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Any Color Laser Multifunction can Scan-to-email without local email server on network? [closed]

I am trying to get a color laser multi function center (MFC) for my very IT limited parents. I only have one MUST HAVE feature: The Networked MFC can send emails out without an email server on ...
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scanner shows up in xsane under a false device address

i have a problem communicating with my Brother DCP-8040 which can be used for scannig and printing as well. I cannot really tell what the problem really is but here is the output of commands that i ...
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Hp scanner application fails to save a file in Hebrew format

I have an HP laserjet M1522NF and i am using the scanner software that comes with the drivers. what is happening is when i scan a document and try to save the document in Hebrew i get a message: "...
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Best Way to Calibrate Printer to Generic Ink

I bought refillable ink cartridges for my Canon MP550 and generic ink bottles from a Chinese store. I have so far managed to manually adjust the color options in the printer dialog to match the ...
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Where can I find the divider sheet template for Panasonic kv-s3065c scanner

The Panasonic kv-s3065c scanner can recognize separation sheets to split the documents. The manual states that the PDF can be found on the CD... but the software is distributed on-line and I can't ...
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Canon CanoScan LiDE 20 drivers for Windows 7 x64

Trying to set this scanner up on Windows 7 on my machine. The options are: Purchase VueScan (Not interested in using VueScan to resolve this issue) Try using a Virtual Machine with XP and ...
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A port scanner or proxy server for testing UDP (or all other) protocols on particular (or all) ports

I have a problem GPS localizer (TK102), that is probably sending out data over UDP, but my server isn't receiving it (while it does from other clients, using UDP and this IP/port). I asked on Unix/...
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Add computers to HP CM1312 NFI MFP Scanner

Does anyone happen to know how to add computers to the "Select Computer" menu of HP CM1312 NFI MFP Scanner? I remember that there was a check box somewhere in the application but it didn't work ...
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Is there an alternative driver for canon scanner 3000F on windows 7 x64?

My good old scanner is a Canon Canoscan 3000F. It seems to be lacking a 64 bit driver on windows, or so it seems when I check Canon's site. I tried Vuescan, which provides alternative drivers for old ...
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Flatbed Document Scanner

I have a flatbed scanner hooked up to my older WinXP machine. When I hit the scan button it brings up the prompt asking to what program I want to run. Is there a registry edit, program that will allow ...
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Why won't any button in MF Toolbox (scanning software for Canon MF3010) do anything?

I just bought a Canon MF3010 laser printer/scanner. The printer's great, but I can't get it to scan using the MF Toolbox software (which is the only way to scan to pdf format, I believe). It will ...
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web based scanning solution [closed]

Are you guys aware of any web based scanning software? I prefer open source, if not commercial. You should be able to scan documents and upload directly onto a web server? perhaps based on ActiveX...
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Why won't my multifuntion printer scan directly after being unused for a few hours?

After a prolonged period — overnight — I lose the ability to initiate a scan directly from my multifunction printer. I'll initiate a job, and after a while, it will time out and beep. ...
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Canon DR-2050C Scanner with Mac OSX

Is there any way to use a Canon DR-2050C scanner on OSX? I bought the scanner, but it doesn't come with any OSX drivers. Neither can one be found on the Canon website. (A definite negative would help ...
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Linux Reseting USB for scanner

My distro does not yet have a backend for my scanner, but the last release of SANE does. So I downloaded the source and installed. Scanning goes fairly well except that for some reason at the end of ...
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Scanning on the HP PSC 1401 without a cartridge installed

Is it possible to scan documents using the HP PSC 1401 combination printer/scanner if there is no printer cartridge installed? When I turn it on (without a cartridge) the "no cartridge" light blinks ...
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Removing scanner selection from Windows' scan window

I'm having an issue with scanner services showing up. I recently reinstalled Photoshop, but it seems that the old "scanner service" stayed. Assistance in removing this will be appreciated. ...
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Windows 7 vs. HP 3050 multifunction, adding scanner device on network IP

Customer has HP 3050 multifunction. PC is running Windows 7 x64, at IP 10.50.4.x and multifunction is at 10.50.3.1. Went into devices and printers in Windows 7 control panel, and tried to add ...
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How do I configure my Asus WL-520GU to support my F2238's flatbed scanner for MacOS X?

I have an Asus WL-520GU and an HP Deskjet F2238. I want to be able to wirelessly scan documents to client computers. I think this is possible but I'm not sure how to set this up. Any pointers?
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Canon LiDE 600F FAU on Snow Leopard?

I have been able to use my Canon LiDE 600F scanner under Snow Leopard to scan paper sheet, after installing Canon's latest driver software. However, I cannot find a way to make the FAU (Film Adaptor ...
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failed to start scanner: invalid argument (xsane)

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 9.10 and now my Brother MFC 210C won't scan (printing is fine). I installed the following packages according to the instructions on the Brother site: ...
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Utility for scanning stacks of double-sided documents

I have a simplex scanner with document feeder, and am looking for the best way to scan double-sided notes. It would be useful to be able to scan the same stack twice, once flipped, and have a utility ...
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How do I convert ms/line to ppm

I'm looking at buying a scanner with a document feeder. The feeder can feed in 30 ppm, but the scanner can only can at 12 ms/line. So how fast is the scanner scanning? Is having such a fast ...
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Simple flatbed scanner - but it must work in Windows 7 Prof x64 ? [closed]

Any recommendations on a pretty basic flatbed scanner for light-duty text and graphics scanning? I don't need any fancy features like sheet feeder or anything like that - I just need to scan an ...
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Best way to bulk scan photos [closed]

I have about 700-800 standard sized photos sitting up in my room that i want to get scanned in before something happens to them (flood fire lost). I know there are services out there but the best ...
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What should I look for in optical/hardware resolution when buying a scanner?

I'm debating between these two scanners: Canon CanoScan LiDE 110 Flatbed Colour Scanner 2400DPI 48/24BIT USB2.0 Epson Perfection V33 Flatbed Scanner USB2.0 9600X4800DPI I've got some old family ...
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Directly scan document into pdf file

I would like to scan a document, but I want to get pdf file directly. I know that I can make jpg file and, using Acrobat, convert it to pdf. I have win xp and printer is Canon MP280 Pixma.
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Why is a checker board type pattern appearing in my Greyscale scan?

Visioneer One Touch 6600usb scanner. I have a black and white picture that I am attempting to scan. I have scanned others with no problem. However, this on has a checker board pattern. I have tried ...
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Old scanner isn't even recognized on Windows 7

My father finally bought a new laptop. However, his old scanner didn't work in his new one, so he gave it to my brother. It worked like a charm on my brothers 8 years old pc, until he bought a new one....
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How to send legible faxes?

When sending faxes, the receiver always says that the fax is illegible... What the best dpi, contrast, brightness, etc (when scanning) in order to send a legible fax? PS: I'm using Win7's built-in ...
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Epson V300 Photo scanner and RaspberryPi

I am trying to install Epson V300 Photo scanner to share it over network with my RaspberryPi (running Raspbian "wheezy"). The scanner is not supported by sane, but it has its own epkowa drivers. ...
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A scanner driver that attach files from computer

Edited for better description I have a rather specific problem while using an old internally developed application at my work. I need to attach a file, but the application only has a scan ...
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Epson V370 Scanner - One-Button Scanning Possible?

I have an Epson V370 scanner, which claims to offer "one-button scanning". However, all the buttons on the scanner actually just open a scanning application on the PC. I want to be able to press a ...
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Can the HP Officejet Pro 8600 scan to PDF without being hooked up to a computer?

I'm looking at buying an HP Officejet 8600. Can the HP Officejet Pro 8600 scan to PDF without being hooked up to a computer? Will I be able to pop in a flash drive and hit scan, and then run off.
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Is Hardware JPEG Compression a feature of high-end-scanners only?

Please guide me about "Scanners hardware JPEG compression feature". This feature allows the scanner to send compressed JPEG pictures to the software, not BMP or TIFF images as ordinary scanners do. ...
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The driver for my Visioneer One Touch 6600USB will not install

I have followed all instructions thrice carefully. When I try to install the driver, I get a message that the install failed as the driver is for the One Touch 6600 only. The scanner is not attached ...
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How to scan with Dell computer and HP 7410 printer?

I had Windows XP Professional and scanned well with my HP 7410. I purchased a Dell computer with Windows 7 and Word 2000 but cannot figure out how to scan.
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How to use Canon LiDE 70 scanner with Windows 7?

I have used my Canon LiDE 70 scanner with the Canon Toolbox software on Windows Vista. Now I have installed Windows 7. I downloaded a driver and installed it when I connected the scanner. But it was ...
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Scanner Daily Duty Cycle

I'm comfused with the concept of 'Daily Duty Cycle'. For example if I have a scanner that the spec is: PPM (pages per minute): 90 and DDC (Daily Duty Cycle): 800. I am interested in scanning ONLY 10 ...
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Multifunction printer / scanner that can *easily* be accessed over the network

A few more details: Network scanner is the most important function; the less software it requires to play with OSX the better (looking at you, HP) Decent-ish printer is a nice to have; ideally with ...
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MsMpEng.exe (Windows Defender?) uses a lot of CPU at startup and runs two instances on a single core machine

I'm using Windows XP Professional SP2 on a single core AMD64 processor, and I've got two instances of MsMpEng.exe starting up when I start up and log in. They use 64MB and 32MB of ram and 140MB and ...
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Replacement Fax and Scanner

I have been asked to get a replacement Scanner and Fax machine. Can anyone recommend any? Also should I get separate units or are multifunctional devices that do everything just as good? Must be ...
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Weird noise while scanning, using scanimage and a Canon Lide 35

I'm trying to scan a bunch of images, using xsane's scanimage : scanimage --format=tiff --batch --batch-prompt This command scans the first picture perfectly, but as soon as I press enter, the ...