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Scan to PDF


get.images.from.scanner.large.icon Scan to PDF



The Scan to PDF tool uses the local scanner to create PDF files:

Figure 1. Scan to PDF Tool Actions Sequence


The Scan to PDF tool uses six tool actions:


1. get.images.from.scanner.icon Get Images From Scanner - images are sourced from the local scanner.

2. create.pdf.from.images.icon Create PDF from Images - raster images are identified and saved in a new PDF file.

3. ocr.pages.small.icon OCR Pages (skipped by default) - optical character recognition is performed on the scanned documents.

4. change.document.proeprties.small.icon Change Document Properties (skipped by default) - the document properties are changed.

5. save.documents.small.icon Save Documents - the updated documents are saved.

6. show.files.small.icon Show Files - the new documents are displayed in their destination folder.


Click actions to view customizable parameters. Additionally, please note that the Clone Tool feature can be used to clone this tool and then add/remove actions from the Tool Actions Sequence.


Information about the Batch Processing Mode and Multi-Threaded Processing check boxes is available here.