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NAPS2 - open source scanning software


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roady

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NAPS 2 stands for 'Not Another PDF Scanner 2',but it's actually a great alternative for the basic windows store scanning apps .

As most of us already found out after the win 10 release,lots of scanner hardware had their standard scanning software replaced with a basic store app.

And yes,we still have windows 'faxing and scanning' to get most jobs done,but I think you'll be surprised about the capabilities of NAPS2..... :mrgreen:

It even has ocr recognition for some languages !

 

 

Features
  • Scan documents using WIA- and TWAIN-compatible scanners
  • Scan as many pages as you like from glass or ADF, including duplex support
  • Rotate, crop, and rearrange scanned pages
  • Save as PDF, TIFF, JPEG, PNG, or other file formats
  • Directly email PDFs
  • Use OCR to make PDFs searchable
  • Configure brightness, contrast, resolution, and other scan options
  • Save your configurations as profiles to be easily reused later
  • Optional command-line interface (CLI) for automation and scripting
  • MSI installer and application-level configuration available for group policy (GPO) deployment
  • Portable archives available
  • Translations: English, Bokmål, Català, Čeština, Dansk, Deutsch, Eesti keel, Español, Français, Hrvatski, Italiano, Lietuvių kalba, Limba Română, Magyar, Nederlands, Polski, Português, Shqip, Slovenčina, Srpski, Suomi, Svenska, Türkçe, Ελληνικά, български, Српски, Українська, עברית, العَرَبِية, فارسى, हिन्दी, 한국어, 台語 台灣話
  • Small download (<2MB)

 

 

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https://sourceforge....projects/naps2/


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A few weeks ago I needed to scan some financial documents while trying to get a loan. This program worked great for me since I needed them in pdf format. Scan quality wasn't as good as my other scan program, but the other program didn't save in pdf. Also I didn't spend a lot of time tweaking the settings, so it may give better results if somebody knows what they are doing and have time on their side. :mrgreen:


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I downloaded the Scan app from the store, and this is what it shows:

 

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This is what device manager shows, and I have a scanning program which works.

 

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