How can i make a flatbed scanner run without using a computer?

Answer okay, this depends on the scanner and on your abilities with electrical wiring and circuitry. if it is a scanner that has an automatic scan button when you press this button it will automatically t... Read More »

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What is a flatbed scanner?

A flatbed scanner is a device with optical imaging equipment under a pane of glass. The imaging equipment takes a picture of an item you place on the glass--such as a document or photo--and saves t... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Flatbed Scanner?

Flatbed scanners don't have the benefits of an ADF (Automatic Document Feeder) that can handle feeding anything from a two-page letter to a multiple-page manuscript. However, they have the advantag... Read More »

How to Select a Flatbed Scanner?

The wrong flatbed scanner can increase work and waste time. If you choose the wrong scanner, you might find it doesn't work on your network or hogs resources. The right flatbed scanner will save ti... Read More »

Who invented the flatbed scanner?

Raymond Kurzweil is the inventor of the charge couple device (CCD) flatbed scanner. He also developed the first optical character recognition (OCR) software that could read any font, and he created... Read More »