Scan Documents in Internet Explorer and Edge Browsers on Windows 10

Jul 29, 2021

Enable Web TWAIN scanning in IE and Microsoft Edge browsers on Windows 10

Window 10 comes with two internet browsers - Internet Explorer (IE) 11 and Edge. Many customers inquire how Dynamic Web TWAIN works with the browsers on Windows 10. In short, Dynamic Web TWAIN fully supports browser-based document scanning from within IE11 and Edge.

In this post, we will show you how to do document scanning in IE and Edge browsers on Windows 10 with the online document scanning demo of Dynamic Web TWAIN.

You can follow the below steps to have a quick try.

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Online document scanning in IE 11 on Windows 10

It’s simple to use Dynamic Web TWAIN for scanning images in IE 11 – just install the Dynamic Web TWAIN MSI file by following the wizard and then you can use the scanning component.

web twain scanning in IE 11 on Windows 10

Online document scanning in Edge browser on Windows 10

As for Edge, the setup is similar:

  1. Launch the online demo of Dynamic Web TWAIN in Edge.

  2. Click the Download button to download and install the Dynamic Web TWAIN MSI file.

    Download and Install Web TWAIN HTML5 scanning SDK

  3. Then you can try scanning documents from your scanner in Edge.

    Web TWAIN Scanning in Edge Browser on Windows 10

About Dynamic Web TWAIN

Dynamic Web TWAIN is a web-based document scanning SDK for web developers to quickly implement image scanning and uploading to document solutions. The imaging SDK works with all the mainstream browsers, which includes IE, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, on Windows, macOs, and Linux. Starting version 17, a mobile web capture module was introduced to support document capture in mobile browsers.

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