When was the computer scanner invented?

Answer Taiwan-based Microtek introduced the world's first 200 dpi black and white sheet-fed scanner in 1984. The company followed up with several more first-to-market scanners: a 300 dpi version in 1985, ... Read More »

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Scanner just stopped "connection with computer" not the wires. Scanner worked fine until now.?

Try turning off the scanner and turning it back on. You may have to uninstall and reinstall the drivers or any other software that came with your scanner. You should be able to download this soft... Read More »

My computer has tonnes of ad ware, does anybody know a good free computer scanner?

I recommend downloading, installing and running the following FREE software packages 1 at a time in the following order. Just use the default settings and create a restore point before running eac... Read More »

How do I connect a scanner to my computer,the scanner I have has no usb socket on it only the old type socket?

DUDE!FEW of these folks got it right. "Old type socket" is pretty vague and can cause you all sorts of trouble.Many of these people are assuming that it is 25 pin Parallel port. That was only use... Read More »

Who invented the barcode scanner?

Norman "Joe" Woodland, a teacher at the Drexel Institute in Philadelphia, invented the first barcode and barcode scanner in 1949. One of his students, Bernie Silver, had relayed a conversation he h... Read More »