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I am trying to scan images into an Access database. I would like to have a user place a document on/in a scanner, press a button on an access form, have the image scanned,

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I am trying to scan images into an Access database. This seems like it would be fairly common task but I can't seem to find much information on it. Here is what I am trying to do.....

I would like to have a user place a document on/in a scanner, press a button on an access form, have the image scanned, store the image file in a predefined folder on the computer and store the file path and name in a text filed in the access database.

I am hoping there are some controls/forms already written to assist with this one....

Does anyone have any thoughts on this one?
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by:Gustav Brock
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Don't leave home without csXImage:

http://www.chestysoft.com/ximage/default.asp

It is not free but support is excellent and you will need it.
An Access demo is for download.

/gustav
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