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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Jul 31, 2014
    Looking for a Scanner App
    Hi together,

    as my title says, I am currently looking for a Scanner App for my iPhone.

    I would like to use the camera in order to scan documents and save them as a .pdf. It should be very easy and convenient to use.

    Do you have any suggestions for me?


  2. #2

    Member Since
    Jul 14, 2014
    Dorset, England
    I have used JotNot (free) a few times, worked well for what I needed.

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Jul 11, 2014
    I use Genius Scan. Works well. You can send to email or... check it out. free.
    Last edited by ankhseeker; 07-31-2014 at 01:51 PM. Reason: typos

  4. #4

    Member Since
    Dec 20, 2011
    Scanner Pro by Readddle $2.99

  5. #5
    I've used Scanner Pro (mentioned above, currently on sale) and Genius Scan+ and ABBYY BCR (for scanning business cards). All three have worked well.

  6. #6

    Member Since
    Jul 31, 2014
    Thanks for the suggestions so far.

    Regarding GeniusScan, I have to buy the full version to be able to upload anything, right?

    Regarding, ScannerPro, it seems to be a nice App, but I donīt want to spend money on an App (poor student ).

    And Iīm not that much of a techie. So an App that takes the scan automatically and does all the work, cutting borders, etc. - that would be perfect for me. I know that ScannerPro seems to provide some of these functions, but still a bit too complicated.

    Or even scanning my documents, while I have them in my hand.

  7. #7
    If you can afford an iPhone, you can afford half-a-cup-of-coffee's worth of money for a high-quality app.

  8. #8

    Member Since
    Jul 31, 2014
    Valid point.

    I just wanted to ask, if there is such thing as a free alternative. I would even test a rather unknown app, maybe someone has heard of an "underground" one, unlike the leading products.

    It will not matter to a big company if I, as a single person, will use it, but maybe I can help a smaller company which has a similar app.

  9. #9
    Nearly all iPhone app developers are just 1-2 people, so it's a funny distinction to make. One should want to reward the best app for the job, I would think, regardless of who made it (short of Halliburton or some other boycott-worthy company, I suppose).

  10. #10

    Member Since
    Jul 31, 2014
    Fair enough.

    But I found an App by chance which meets my requirements. Actually, the App does all the work for me. No chance to bungle it.

  11. #11
    Cool! Always happy to learn about new options! Highly-rated, no in-app purchase nonsense -- looks great!

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