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ScanSnap iX500 Available On Amazon

For those of you in the United States that have been waiting, it looks like the ScanSnap iX500 is now available on Amazon Prime. From a quick perusal of other countries’ sites, here is some other in-stock availability: Canada – Newegg.ca United Kingdom – Amazon Germany – Amazon France – Amazon Japan – Amazon Note […]

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Video: Background OCR with the ScanSnap iX500 On The Mac

Fujitsu has just released the ScanSnap iX500. There are many new features, most of which I get into in my iX500 review, but one of them is the ability for Mac users to perform OCR in the background. This is great because now you can scan and then let OCR do its thing creating searchable […]

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Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Review

If there is one thing I am happy about in 2013, it is that I don’t have to answer[1] the question “When is Fujitsu coming out with a replacement for the ScanSnap S1500?” anymore. That is because today they have announced the ScanSnap iX500, their new desktop document scanner. Fujitsu hooked me up with a […]

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Video: ScanSnap Folder On Windows Lets You Scan From Any Application

So you know how you always hear that the Fujitsu ScanSnap doesn’t support TWAIN?[1] That is true, but recently the company slipped in a new feature that I don’t think gets quite enough visibility: the ability to scan and attach a document from anywhere on Windows using what they call the ScanSnap Folder. It’s Windows […]

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Mobile Scanner – 12 Days Of Paperless Gifts

This is Day 3 in a 12 Day series: 12 Days Of Paperless Gifts. If you know someone who could use some help going paperless, or if you deserve to treat yourself, this is the place. If you don’t, feel free to ignore this series. Normal DocumentSnap posts will still be coming! We’ve covered desktop […]

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Home Scanner – 12 Days Of Paperless Gifts

This is Day 2 in a 12 Day series: 12 Days Of Paperless Gifts. If you know someone who could use some help going paperless, or if you deserve to treat yourself, this is the place. If you don’t, feel free to ignore this series. Normal DocumentSnap posts will still be coming! Our previous gift […]

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Fujitsu ScanSnap On Windows 8 – Your Experience?

Windows fans can rejoice because the latest and greatest, Windows 8, is now out and available for purchase. As I do with every new major operating system release, I thought I would take this opportunity to get your feedback on how it is working with the Fujitsu ScanSnap. Longtime DocumentSnap readers may remember that there […]

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Video: How To Scan With The ScanSnap In Black And White

Whether it is to save space or speed things up, sometimes you want to scan a document in black and white vs. color or grayscale. This video shows you how to do it with any Fujitsu ScanSnap using the ScanSnap Manager software that comes with it. View the video below, or click here to watch […]

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Fujitsu ScanSnap And Background OCR on Windows

Sometimes when you have a bunch of documents to scan, having to wait for the OCR to complete between each group of documents can feel like it is slowing you down. With the Fujitsu ScanSnap, there is a way to have OCR run in the background so that you can just keep feeding in your […]

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Fujitsu ScanSnap On Mac OS X Mountain Lion – Your Experience?

If you are a Mac user, you probably know that the latest version of Mac OS X, 10.8 Mountain Lion, has been released today via the Mac App Store. As I have done with Lion and the fun that was Snow Leopard, I am providing this post as a way to share our experience with […]

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