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Document Scanner App?

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by Crutnacker, Aug 16, 2010.

  1. Crutnacker

    Crutnacker Active Member
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    I have Jot Not for iPhone which does a great job of scanning documents, white boards, etc. and putting them into a multiple page PDF. Does Android have anything similar?
     

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  2. anth.trinh

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    Just use the camera? I dont know about putting it in PDF
     
  3. RyanB

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    There are several apps that do that, (Taking a pic and saving it as a pdf). Search the market using "pdf scanner" and you should get several hits.
     
  4. tracerit

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    what's the advantage of having it as a PDF file as opposed to just keeping it a jpeg?
     
  5. Crutnacker

    Crutnacker Active Member
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    The advantage in my line of work is that I can create a multi page document from my phone that I can mail out to coworkers. I use this all the time for collecting notes and meeting items collected on white boards and giant post its. I could do a jpeg, but a PDF document is much easier to send and print from.
     
  6. umair

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    is there any plyer for HTC DESIRE which can play MP3 files
     
  7. jonwlewis

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    Scan2pdf works pretty well. Document Scanner also has an add on that will allow you to crop the doc before you save it. I am in the process of trying out the two of them to see which one works better.
     
  8. PabloEscobar

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    Are there any more apps than these two for document scanning?
     
  9. wmtoandroid

    wmtoandroid Well-Known Member
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    Keep an eye on Droid Scan... the new features in the next version will make it the most complete document scanning solution on the Android Platform. :cool:
     

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