Turn your iPhone or iPad into a fully functional scanner with Scanner Pro
January 6, 2014 – 13:20 | Comments Off on Turn your iPhone or iPad into a fully functional scanner with Scanner Pro
Turn your iPhone or iPad into a fully functional scanner with Scanner Pro

It’s not enough that the iPhone and iPad have designs on replacing your computer, they’ve one eye on rendering your scanner obsolete too. Thanks to apps like Scanner Pro, which is free on the App …

Breathe new life into older scanners on PC and Mac with VueScan 9.4
December 30, 2013 – 08:57 | Comments Off on Breathe new life into older scanners on PC and Mac with VueScan 9.4
Breathe new life into older scanners on PC and Mac with VueScan 9.4

In an ideal world manufacturers would support their hardware devices forever, providing new drivers every time a new version of Windows or OS X appears on the scene. The sad truth, however, is that support …

PaperScan Free 2.0 broadens web-format support, promises faster file saving
September 4, 2013 – 10:03 | Comments Off on PaperScan Free 2.0 broadens web-format support, promises faster file saving
PaperScan Free 2.0 broadens web-format support, promises faster file saving

Orpalis has released PaperScan Free 2.0, a major new build of its cleanup and optimisation tool for scanned and PDF documents. The free version, which is limited to batch scanning and optimisation of 10 pages …

Transform your printer and scanner into a powerful photocopier
May 28, 2013 – 18:11 | Comments Off on Transform your printer and scanner into a powerful photocopier
Transform your printer and scanner into a powerful photocopier

Multifunction printers have many useful features, but the ability to work as a photocopier has to be one of the best. Place your document on the scanner, click the Copy button, and a duplicate should …

Troubleshoot your network with the lightweight, versatile PortScan
November 13, 2012 – 09:20 | Comments Off on Troubleshoot your network with the lightweight, versatile PortScan
Troubleshoot your network with the lightweight, versatile PortScan

If you ever help others out with their PC problems then you’ll know that network issues can be particularly troublesome. And just getting started, finding out exactly what might be connected to the system you’re …

Netsparker scans your website for dangerous security holes
August 5, 2011 – 08:09 | Comments Off on Netsparker scans your website for dangerous security holes
Netsparker scans your website for dangerous security holes

If you manage a website which has anything more than basic personal details, then it’s vital to make sure it’s secure. There are plenty of free tools around which promise that they can help – …

Easily save scanned pages to PDF files with WinScan2PDF
June 27, 2011 – 07:28 | Comments Off on Easily save scanned pages to PDF files with WinScan2PDF
Easily save scanned pages to PDF files with WinScan2PDF

Buy a scanner and you’ll always find some software bundled with it. But it’s generally either too basic, or old, bloated, and difficult to use. So a simple task like scanning a page to a …

VueScan 9 adds support for more scanners
December 2, 2010 – 10:47 | Comments Off on VueScan 9 adds support for more scanners
VueScan 9 adds support for more scanners

If you’ve recently updated your operating system only to find there are no drivers for your old scanner, don’t rush to throw it away. Hamrick Software’s VueScan is designed to breathe new life into hundreds …