Plug-in Overviews

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.NET Dyna Code
If there isn't a Plug-in to do what you want then create the functionality you need by writing your own code in C# or VB .Net.
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ADR - Automatic Document Recognition
This plug-in can be trained to automatically identify a document and assign the correct document profile. For example in a batch of scanned supplier invoices ADR will recognise a specific suppliers invoice and then apply the correct template to extract the data from the correct zones on the page.
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Auto Image Rotation
Systematically rotate all pages by 90, 180 or 270 degrees or rotate just portrait or just landscape pages.
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Automatic File Import
Automatically import files from folders and delete them once processed (with option to backup processed files)
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Automatic File Namer
The filenamer names files automatically using syntax, barcodes or other variable data meaning no user intervention is required to save a file.
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Automatic Image Export
If you like our software but need to produce JPEG, JIFF, BMP or TIFF instead of, or as well as PDF then add this plug-in
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Automatic Page Reordering
The auto page re-order plug-in provides page splitting and re-ordering features for spliting a page horizontally, vertically, support double sided scanning without a duplex scanner and booklet scanning
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Barcode Recognition
If the pages you are scanning have barcodes on them and you want to use the barcode value as part of your PDF naming then check out this plug-in. Also check out the batch scanning with barcodes solution.
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Batch Separation
The batch separation plug-in splits batches of scanned pages or imported files into separate PDF documents using barcode or blank pages or fixed page page counts or manual input. Also check out the batch scanning solution.
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Create PDF Bookmarks
Bookmark your PDFs using barcode pages inserted into your pages for scanning. Perfect for large documents such as legal papers, the PDF documents can be bookmarked into chapters and sections, all completely configurable
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Cloud Integration
The Cloud Integration plug-in automatically shares your documents by saving them in "The Cloud" using integrated DropBox and automated FTP functions
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Data Exporter
If you need to create a log file (csv, txt, xml) containing details of the PDFs that have been created (file path, name, date, no of pages, data fields, etc) then you will need this plug-in
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Data Gatherer
The Data Gatherer plug-in extracts information from zones on pages as they are captured and then populates ScanToPDF variables with the information for use in automatic file naming or data export.
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Device Profiles - TWAIN
Create TWAIN profiles and quickly select them using a simple drop down list.  Typical settings for different document types include B&W, Colour, Page Size, Orientation, DPI
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Digital Signatures
This plug-in supports two popular ways of digitally signing your PDFs. Either by using a .pfx file with its corresponding private key (password) or via a certificate that has been successfully imported onto the machine's certificate store
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Document Indexing
The document indexing plug-in is used to prompt the user to input document indexing information. It is fully configurable and enables data to be input using, text boxes, list boxes (filled with a list of items or from a database, date Selector, etc.
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Document Profile Selector
The Document Profile Selector is used to configure document profiles and then select them easily and quickly from a dropdown list prior to scanning. Using the document profile selector it is possible to build solutions for scanning many different types of documents with different profiles for each
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This plug-in is an example of a custom built plugin developed for and in conjunction with US court reporting providers
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File Print
If you need to print copies of the scanned documents then add this plug-in.
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Optical Character Recognition
OCR (Optical Character Recognition) converts the text in an image into text which is then embedded inside the PDF file, which then makes the PDF searchable
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Page Deskew
If you scanner has a tendency to not feed your pages correctly then try the deskew plugin to automatically straighten the scanned pages
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Page Stamper

If as part of your image capture process you need to stamp your finished PDF documents with dates, user details, barcodes or variable text then add the easily configurable Page Stamper
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PDF Import
If you receive PDF documents as attachments to emails and you want to process them in the same way as a scanned image then you will need this plugin. No need to print the document and then scan, with this plugin the text will be rendered as if it had been scanned
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PDF MetaData
The ScanToPDF PDF Metadata plug-in writes data into the XMP data layer in a PDF which enables the PDF to store the data and for this data to be crawlable/indexable by search engines such as Google, Google Desktop or Windows search (using a suitable iFilter)
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SMTP Mailer

The SMTP Mailer plug-in enables emails, with the scanned PDF attached, to be sent by email without needing an email client installed on the scanning PC and can be configured to send the email without any user intervention
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The Supervisor plug-in is designed for making pre-save checks in fast moving dynamic PDF environments. The Supervisor makes checks at the following critical moments in the document process
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WebDAV Integration
The WebDAV integration plugin provides connectivity to WebDAV compliant servers to enable automatic upload of documents
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