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23. Scanners

For scanner support there is the package SANE (Scanner Access Now Easy). Information can be found at here. It can be downloaded from here. This is a universal scanner interface. It comes complete with documentation and several frontends and backends.

More information on handheld scanners can be found at here

Many scanners also have their own, scanner specific, software packages which include drivers.

23.1. Supported

  • A4 Tech AC 4096 / AS 8000P (a4scan) here

  • Adara Image Star I ??? here ??? here

  • Conrad Personal Scanner 64, P105 handheld scanners (scan-driver) here

  • Epson GT-5500 (SANE epson)

  • Epson GT-6000 here

  • Escom Image Scanner 256 (SANE umax)

  • Fujitsu SCSI-2 scanners contact Dr. G.W. Wettstein < greg%wind.UUCP@plains.nodak.edu>

  • Genius ColorPage-SP2 ??? here ??? here

  • Genius GS-B105G handheld scanner (gs105) here

  • Genius GeniScan GS-4500, GS-4500A handheld scanners (gs4500) here

  • HighScreen Greyscan 256 handheld scanner (BW only) (gs4500) here

  • HP ScanJet II series SCSI here

  • HP ScanJet IIc, IIcx, IIp, 3c, 4c, 4p, 5p, 5pse, plus here

  • Linotype Hell Jade, Jade2 (SANE umax)

  • Logitech Scanman+, Scanman 32, Scanman 256 handheld scanners (logiscan) here

  • Microtek ScanMaker E3, E6, II, IIXE, III and 35t models ??? here ??? here E3 and E6 scanners are also supported by here

  • Mustek M105 handheld scanner (scan-driver) here

  • Mustek HT800 Turbo, Matador 105, Matador 256 handheld scanners (scan-driver) here

  • Mustek Paragon 6000CX here

  • Nikon Coolscan SCSI 35mm film scanner here

  • Nikon AX-210 (SANE umax)

  • Pearl 256 handheld scanner (scan-driver) here

  • Polaroid DMC (SANE dmc)

  • Vobis/Highscreen Scanboostar Premium (SANE umax)

  • UMAX SCSI scanners here

  • UMAX Vista S6, S6E, T630, Supervista S-12 (SANE umax)

  • UMAX S-6E, S-6EG, S-12, S-12G (SANE umax)

  • UMAX Astra 600S, 610S, 1200S, 1220S (SANE umax)

  • UMAX UC 630, 840, 1200S, 1200SE (SANE umax)

  • UMAX UG 80, 630 (SANE umax)

  • UMAX PSD, Gemini D-16 (SANE umax)

NOTE: The Mustek drivers work only with GI1904 interface cards. Eric Chang eric.chang@chrysalis.org has created a patch to use them with IF960 interface cards.

23.2. Alpha, Beta drivers