PDFpen Scan+ Overview

PDFpen Scan+ Overview

Scan and OCR PDFs anywhere you are!

Welcome Macworld Podcast Listeners!

David Sparks of Mac Power Users and MacSparky.com shows you how to scan and OCR your documents with PDFpen Scan+.

PDFpen Scan+ Features

PDFpen Scan+ enables you to scan multi-page documents, articles, receipts, and more, using the iPhone or iPad camera. Scans are cropped, sized to standard paper sizes, and visually enhanced for legibility. PDFpen Scan+ includes OCR (optical character recognition), making it possible to copy the text in a scanned document for use in another document or email message, or to export a PDF containing searchable text to a variety of popular cloud services.

Here's what PDFpen Scan+ can do:

  • One-touch scanning directly from your iPhone or iPad camera
  • Scan multiple images into a single document
  • Detect page edges automatically and crop scan
  • Use OCR (Optical Character Recognition) to convert scans into searchable PDFs
  • Copy text recognized by OCR
  • Email and share PDF documents with embedded, searchable OCR text
  • Import scans from your photo library
  • Import scans from image and PDF files via "Open In..."
  • Store documents in iCloud for sharing between devices
  • Rotate scanned pages
  • Enhance brightness/contrast of scanned pages
  • Adjust scan resolution for color, grayscale, and text
  • Print documents
  • Share documents with PDFpen for markup and editing
  • Import and Export documents using Dropbox, Evernote, Box, Alfresco, and Google Drive cloud services
  • Import and Export documents using iTunes, FTP, and WebDAV
 

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System Requirements:

PDFpen Scan+ requires an iPad® or iPhone® running iOS 7 or later. iPhone 4S or later is strongly recommended.