Solved

Acrobat 7.0 Professional ADF Scan TWAIN

Posted on 2006-11-29
4
698 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
When try to create a PDF from the scanner after each page I have a TWAIN pop window asking me to set the page parameters again...how can I get rid of that and request that the documents scan in ALL pages without interruptions?
0
Comment
Question by:Starquest321
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 44

Expert Comment

by:Karl Heinz Kremer
ID: 18036507
Complain to Adobe. Scanning used to work fine in Acrobat 5, then they completely broke it in Acrobat 6. They put out a fix for the most severe problems with 6.0.5. It got a bit better in Acrobat 7. All I can say about Acrobat 8 at this time is that I'm having problems with a pretty standard flatbed scanner on a Mac (the scanner works fine with Acrobat 7 and Photoshop).
It certainly seems that scanning is not an important feature to Adobe. From my experience it also looks like they target mostly the cheap desktop scanner market and not the more advanced scanners with ADF.

So, there is not much you can do besides waiting for the next patch and try again.

What scanner are you using?
0
 

Author Comment

by:Starquest321
ID: 18053173
I am using a samsung multi fax/scanner/printer product. The scanning works fine except that I have to press NEXT after each page...maybe time to go to omniscan
0
 
LVL 44

Accepted Solution

by:
Karl Heinz Kremer earned 500 total points
ID: 18070305
I usually scan with an external application (e.g. on a Mac with Image Capture, or on a PC with Abbyy's FineReader) and then either export directly as a PDF, or import the TIFF images into Acrobat. If you have access to OmniScan, I would use that. You will also get much better OCR results than what Acrobat would provide.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Starquest321
ID: 18077487
THanks.
0

Featured Post

Free Trending Threat Insights Every Day

Enhance your security with threat intelligence from the web. Get trending threat insights on hackers, exploits, and suspicious IP addresses delivered to your inbox with our free Cyber Daily.

Join & Write a Comment

Getting information about Fonts being used in a PDF file A colleague of mine recently faced an issue related to the PDF file format. The PDFs were containing mission critical client information, they were successfully mailed but there was a sm…
The Adobe PDF proprietary file format is recognized as secure and formulated. But these PDF files are also prone to corruption and any external threat like virus attacks, improper storage can hit PDF file integrity.This type of damages can make cruc…
In this second video of the Xpdf series, we discuss and demonstrate the PDFimages utility, which, in a single command, is able to extract all the images from a PDF file and save each one in a separate image file (PBM, PPM, or JPG). Download and inst…
In this fourth video of the Xpdf series, we discuss and demonstrate the PDFinfo utility, which retrieves the contents of a PDF's Info Dictionary, as well as some other information, including the page count. We show how to isolate the page count in a…

762 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

22 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now