The zero point on the platens of both scanners is in the middle rather than in a corner, making it difficult to position originals precisely. So even without a hardware Copy button, it’s easy for the U to send scans directly to an attached desktop printer. There was a problem loading comments right now. I did not do any of these. The scanner is realy good. So I bit the bullet and placed the order. A few times every year I send some drawings off to the major syndicates and get soundly rejected.

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Unlike most other scanners here, dcanner U does not have one-touch buttons; it works only through driver software. There was a problem loading comments right now. Scaanner output image has too many reds and not very clear acanner some color borders. Before install the new drivers, Easy Driver Pro backs up your existing Drivers and settings to create a restore point just in case one of the Umax Astra U Scanner Drivers For Windows 10 turns out to still be incompatible.

It could do it’s job very nicely if it had a good driver. This website is not affiliated with Microsoft Corporation,nor claim any such implied or direct affiliation. I suspect scanner technology has advanced in the last year to the point where last years best consumer scans are this years average scans.


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I did not do any of these. I would recommend the u for home users and small offices where additional features to the standard scanners are available. Amazon Renewed Scamner products with a warranty. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. I remember those Macworld articles about scanner resolution and color fidelity, tests timed with a stopwatch 53 seconds for a legal sized scan, but I counted one Mississippi, two Mississippi and head to head comparisons.

The zero point on the platens of both scanners is in the middle rather than in a corner, making it difficult to position originals precisely.

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VistaShuttle is a very limited program that scans to template greeting cards or e-mail cards, using proprietary file formats. I had another Umax scanner for many years after I replaced my Plustek unit which I felt was awful!

A wide range of choices of scanning resolution and color depth, plus the legal size scanning bed make this as versatile as you’ll ever need a scanner to be.


Since I have a persistent fantasy hey, maybe myMac could use a cartoon or two? The average scanner user uses the scanneer once or twice and never touches the thing again. VistaScan, VistaShuttle, and a software copy utility. The rub was note past tense that I draw on legal paper and most scanners are letter sized. Both did well on OCR, including easily and quickly scanning a fully editable spreadsheet that opened in Microsoft Excel.

It is very easy to install and to install the software. Disabling it will result in csanner disabled or missing features. I had a shiny downloaded installer. Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.

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I would give 5 stars to the scanner and only 3 stars to the driver. Hmmm, thought I, this will put me over the hump.