Creating a PDF from a scanner


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Creating a PDF from a scanner

There are many ways to create PDFs. We are going to see a way now to create a PDF from a scanner. In this video, we are going to go through and learn about the different setting as scan settings and the methods for converting paper documents into digital copies that you can search and in some cases actually edit. Now, to do this we need a scanner hooked up to your machine, and you need a proper drivers installed, which will usually come on a disc that you can install. They are called twain drivers, and Acrobat should be able to recognize the scanner automatically. This isn't new technology, but there are some new features in Acrobat 9, which are worth looking at.

Two ways to do this. If you want, you can simply click the Scan button on your scanner and it should come up with the dialog asking you, if you want to use Acrobat to scan to. That will generate a PDF for you and go through the process of doing what's called OCR (Optical Character Recognition). So we are going to look at a way to ...

Creating a PDF from a scanner
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Creating a PDF from a scanner provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Brian Wood as part of the Acrobat 9 Pro Essential Training

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Business
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