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  • How to Scan Documents in PHP Applications

    How to interact with TWAIN scanners in a PHP Application PHP is a popular server-side language and it cannot interact with document scanners attached to client computers directly. With the continued growth of digitization of documents, scanning capabilities are important in PHP environments. To implement document scanning in your PHP web...

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  • Build a Web Page to Scan Documents to PDF

    If you are developing a web application that requires the capability to deal with different digital file formats, chances are PDF will be a must-have file format. Scanning documents of text and graphics to PDF results in a compressed and visually clear file that can be read on a PC...

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  • How 'Remote Scan' Works in Dynamic Web TWAIN 16.2

    Before we introduce this new feature, let’s take a look at how Dynamic Web TWAIN HTML5 Edition works in previous versions. Scan Documents from a Local Scanner As illustrated above, when an end-user visits the document scanning page for the very first time, a service program is downloaded and installed...

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  • Scanner SDK for Web Applications

    Compared to desktop applications, web-based applications integrated with a scanner SDK allow users to scan documents directly in the browser. This can include scanning from and scanning to remote locations. Web-based scanning SDK gives users better flexibility and convenience in document scanning. Dynamic Web TWAIN is a TWAIN scanning software...

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  • Introduction to Dynamsoft OCR SDK

    Introduction to OCR What is OCR OCR (optical character recognition) is software used by a computer to recognize text in a graphic format and turn it into computer text, which can be read and edited normally. For example, one might take a picture of a car’s license plate, and OCR...

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  • How to Scan Documents and Extract Text

    Read Text from Scanned PDFs or Other Images in ASP.NET In this fast-paced world, customers expect work to be delivered in a short time. We often hear from anxious customers who have an urgent project that needs to be completed quickly. If their project involves scanning documents that contain images,...

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  • Document Scanner — TWAIN, WIA, ISIS or SANE

    Document scanning functionality is a critical component for a software developer building a website, content management system, or office automation system. There are several different scanning drivers in the market: TWAIN Scanner WIA Scanner ISIS Scanner SANE Scanner Naturally, you may be confused as to what is the best solution for...

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  • Dynamic Web TWAIN 15.2 is Released

    15.2 (09/19/2019) New [HTML5] Added capability to add tags to images, which can be used to filter images. The new APIs are TagImages, ClearImageTags, SetDefaultTag and FilterImagesByTag Improved [HTML5] Tidied up the Dynamsoft Service installer by removing redundant files [HTML5] Unified image decoding capabilities for JPEG and PNG on Windows,...

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  • Dynamic Web TWAIN SDK v15.1 is Released

    ADDED [HTML5 macOS] Added 64-bit support to macOS. [HTML5 macOS & Linux] Expanded the event OnPostTransferAsync from Windows to macOS & Linux. The method serves as the asynchronous counterpart to the existing synchronous event OnPostTransfer. Information about the transferred image is returned in the event listener. [HTML5 macOS & Linux] Expanded the method startScan from Windows to macOS...

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  • Dynamic Web TWAIN 15.0 is Released!

    Dynamic Web TWAIN 15.0 (Jun 25, 2019) Try Dynamic Web TWAIN 15.0 for Free ADDED **HTML5 Win** — Added a new method startScan which accepts a JSON object that specifies all the scan parameters. This makes it simpler and even faster to initiate a scan job. At the same time,...

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  • How to Create a Fingerprint Scanner Software using C#

    Fingerprint authentication has been widely used for attendance and workforce management for its accuracy and ease of use. In more recent years, it has become a mechanism for identity management. To create a fingerprint scanner system, the first job would be to capture images of fingers from fingerprint scanners. However, many APIs  do...

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  • Dynamic .NET TWAIN V6.2 Added New PDF Manipulation APIs

    We are glad to announce that version 6.2 of Dynamic .NET TWAIN – the simple and effective TWAIN scanning component for your .NET application - is now available. The new version includes an optimized PDF Rasterizer add-on with new PDF manipulation APIs: You can now join or merge multiple PDF...

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  • Dynamsoft Dynamic Web TWAIN 11.3.2 released

    v11.3.2 added OCR module and improved scanning performance We are pleased to announce that version 11.3.2 of Dynamic Web TWAIN, the web-based TWAIN scanning and imaging SDK, is now available! Highlights of the new version: Added new OCR Professional Add-on for extracting text from images. The OCR module supports Western and...

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  • Introducing Dynamsoft OCR Professional Module

    Scan Images and Conduct OCR in Web Apps with Dynamic Web TWAIN and its New OCR Engine Now you can scan documents and perform Optical Character Recognition (OCR) to extract text from images with Dynamic Web TWAIN, using its new OCR engine. This capability is a common requirement for most...

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  • Dynamic .NET TWAIN 6.1 Released!

    We are pleased to announce that version 6.1 is now available! Highlights of the new version: NEW Added GetBitmap method to convert an image to a Bitmap so that you can read a barcode from a Bitmap image in WPF applications. Added Rotate and FocusOnArea functionalities in the Dynamic .NET...

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  • Dynamic Web TWAIN 11.0 with HTML5 Support for Mac and IE is Now Available!

    We are pleased to announce that Dynamic Web TWAIN 11.0, the web-based TWAIN scanning SDK, is now available! Many improvements have been introduced in this major update. Here we will introduce some highlights of the new version. HTML5 TWAIN Scanning on Mac This new version includes HTML5 TWAIN scanning support...

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  • 10 Rules for Evaluating Web TWAIN Components – for 2015 and Beyond

    In 2011, we published a great article called 10 Rules for Evaluating Web TWAIN Components. It helped many software developers with understanding their scanning project needs and getting perspective to evaluate TWAIN SDKs for web applications. But, quite a few things have changed since 2011. Quite a few. Since 2011, the...

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  • Roadmap of Dynamic Web TWAIN

    V11.1 Scheduled release date: to be decided Features to be introduced: HTML5 Support for Microsoft Edge browser Webcam & barcode add-on for Mac OSX V11.0 Release date: July 23, 2015 Features introduced: HTML5 support for Safari v7+, Chrome v27+ and Firefox v27+ on Mac OS X 10.6 or later HTML5...

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  • Preview Version of Dynamic Web TWAIN Plugin Edition for Chrome is released!

    I am pleased to announce that preview version of Dynamic Web TWAIN Plugin Edition for Chrome is now available! The new solution is implemented with HTML5, which means there is no need to install a plugin/extension for document scanning within Chrome. It brings a new way for data transmission between...

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  • Document Scanning Using JavaScript and jQuery

    As we know, web client-side JavaScript code cannot interact with a document scanner directly. There is no JavaScript API available until Dynamsoft makes it come true. Dynamic Web TWAIN SDK, which is a browser-based document scanning SDK, supports JavaScript programming for scanners and digital cameras. With the SDK, it is...

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  • How to Implement Document Management in Office 365 SharePoint

    More and more organizations have moved to the Office 365 / SharePoint environment for document management. This article introduces how to integrate Dynamic Web TWAIN SDK into SharePoint client-side web parts. Key Features of Dynamic Web TWAIN SDK Provides ActiveX for working with 32 bit and 64 bit Internet Explorer....

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  • How to Scan Documents and Upload Images to SQL Server in Web Browser

    The ability to easily store and retrieve digitized documents is an important feature of any document management system. In this article, we demonstrate how to use Dynamic Web TWAIN to expedite the development of a web document management application. You will see how to acquire documents from a document scanner,...

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  • How to scan documents in a ASP.NET Web Application?

    Document scanning module in ASP.NET Web Form As you know, ASP.NET is a server-side programming language and it cannot access client-side devices. To embed a document scanning module into your ASP.NET web application, you can use an ActiveX/Plugin to interact with the scanners. This article will show how to use...

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  • Expand Microsoft SharePoint to Create the Ultimate Document Management Solution

    Scan and upload documents to Microsoft SharePoint via your website using Dynamic Web TWAIN Microsoft SharePoint is often used on company intranets with the goal of keeping information centralized. Dynamic Web TWAIN is a web document processing SDK that can combine SharePoint’s management features to create the ultimate document management solution for your...

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  • How to do zone OCR in C# using Dynamic .NET TWAIN

    Optical character recognition (OCR) is an important part of document management workflow. With OCR, the scanned images of documents can be stored more compactly. OCR also lets the scanned document be converted so the text becomes searchable. Sometimes you may not want to OCR through the whole page of an...

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  • Dynamic Web TWAIN SDK Showcase - An Online Automated Fingerprint Identification System

    Came across a demonstration video of an online automated fingerprint identification system (OnlineAFIS), which uses Dynamic Web TWAIN SDK, on Youtube. It looks pretty cool and we want to share with you. OnlineAFIS is a web-based user-interface developed for capturing Live Scan and enrollment of Fingerprints. The web browser accesses the fingerprint sensor...

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