Category: Document Scanning Tips & Tricks

How to password protect the scanned document with DocAction?

If the information on the scanned document is sensitive, you may try to set password to protect the scanned document from being stolen or misopened. Please keep your password safe, if you forget the password, we could not help to open your PDF files.

Magic Protection Sheet

Today we would like to talk about an useful scanning tool, the magic protection sheet!

Useful Scanning Tip: Auto Rotate

Auto Rotate is one of the great time saving features, that automatically turns scanned images to the proper orientation. It’s especially helpful for documents that are scanned upside down or in landscape orientation, since they cannot be recognized properly.

How to manually split my documents on Plustek eConnector?

When you scan large unrelated papers with a scanner with ADF (Automatic Document Feeder) , e.g. a lot of invoice, you need to take them apart. There are several ways to divide the output file in Multi-PDF/Multi-TIFF on Plustek eConnector, you may select to split the scanned document by barcode, blank page, or set a specific number to split into a different file with the determined number. Or, you may just manually split the scanned document in the preview window.

Why You Should Set Minimum 300 dpi Scanning Resolution to Do OCR?

OCR, the abbreviation of Optical Character Recognition, is the conversion of image text into machine-encoded text, which is done by analyzing and matching through the image processing system. Scanning at 300 dpi (dots per inch) is not officially a standard for OCR, but it… Continue Reading “Why You Should Set Minimum 300 dpi Scanning Resolution to Do OCR?”

eScan can also support TWAIN!

Plustek eScan is super powerful standalone network scanner, it also supports TWAIN interface. You can use eScan with thousands of image enabled applications including Content/Document Management and Electronic Health Records systems.

What are those strange stripes on the scanned image?

It is so-called the Moiré Pattern! But do you know how those stripes appear on the scanned images?

Useful Scanning Tip: Color Dropout

Today we would like to introduce the “Color Dropout” function, it allows you to remove a color channel (Red, Green or Blue) while scanning.