Solved

TWAIN

Posted on 1998-09-07
4
662 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-06
Does anybody know something about TWAIN Standart for scanner? Components, code - I need it free!

Thanx.
0
Comment
Question by:Stern
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:itamar
ID: 1338873
Hi Stern,

here is a good component:

"...Component suite for image processing.BMP, PCX, JPEG, animated GIF and TIFF;
    TWain scanners (without DLL!) and more... (ver. 0.65b, added 1/11/98, updated 7/19/98, no src.)   by    Fabrizio Di Vittorio"  at:

http://sunsite.icm.edu.pl/delphi/ftp/d30free/imag065b.zip

IHTH
 
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:Matvey
ID: 1338874
There are some components, even with sources, but I use freeware ActiveXes from Wang Imaging. You can get it at:
http://www.eastmansoftware.com/products/ImagingPro/instal95.htm 
(click "English" or any other red word)

Look at these components, but somehow the once above fit me better, also because they are more or less reliable (made for MS).

--Matvey
_______________________________________________________________
http://bes.trendline.co.il/torry/vcl/graphics/fvimage.zip 
"Image processing component. Bmp, Jpeg, Gif, Pcx, Tiff file formats. TWain scanners, and more..." but sources aren't free.

http://bes.trendline.co.il/torry/vcl/mmedia/etw207.zip 
but shareware

http://bes.trendline.co.il/torry/vcl/mmedia/multwain.zip 
"MultiTWAIN is a freeware library of routines that simplify the acquisition of images from TWAIN-compliant devices. What
makes MultiTWAIN stand out from other packages is that it is the only freeware library for Delphi that supports the acquisition of
multiple consecutive images from digital cameras and scanners with automatic document feeders"

http://bes.trendline.co.il/torry/vcl/mmedia/twzd2.zip (http://bes.trendline.co.il/torry/vcl/mmedia/twzd3.zip)
"TWAINToolz is designed to make implementing the TWAIN standard easy and affordable. TWAIN is a standard for acquiring
images from scanners, cameras and image capture devices. Using TWAIN, it is not necessary for the developer to know anything
about the scanning device." (you might get the sources if you contact the author...)

0
 

Author Comment

by:Stern
ID: 1338875
Matvey,
I've downloaded all you told me. I haven't tried yet, but I think, from such a great choice something will suit. Make your comment an answer, so that I can give you points.
Stern.
0
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
Matvey earned 70 total points
ID: 1338876
To be honest I haven't tried them all myself, however I made quite a research and setteled on the WANG Imaging controls. They do quite well, and have all the functions I need, wheather it is to save as TIFF and JPEG, or different compressions or even easily create a small editor for the scanned files. And of course freeware.

Good luck!
--Matvey
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: IP Lookup

Get more info about an IP address or domain name, such as organization, abuse contacts and geolocation.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

The uses clause is one of those things that just tends to grow and grow. Most of the time this is in the main form, as it's from this form that all others are called. If you have a big application (including many forms), the uses clause in the in…
Introduction The parallel port is a very commonly known port, it was widely used to connect a printer to the PC, if you look at the back of your computer, for those who don't have newer computers, there will be a port with 25 pins and a small print…
This video shows how to quickly and easily add an email signature for all users on Exchange 2016. The resulting signature is applied on a server level by Exchange Online. The email signature template has been downloaded from: www.mail-signatures…

808 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question