12 04, 2013

What’s WIA?

April 12th, 2013|Categories: General, PaperScan, Tips & tricks, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Hi folks, After having presented previously the basic idea about scanner drivers as well as the bottom line on TWAIN, today we will try to shed some light on WIA. Wikipedia definition reads: "Windows Image Acquisition (WIA; sometimes also called Windows Imaging Architecture) is a [...]

29 03, 2013

A Few Words On Scanner Drivers

March 29th, 2013|Categories: General, Tips & tricks, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Hi folks, Today we are going to briefly describe some basics on how the scanners are driven by software. Like all hardware, a scanner is a pile of "dead" electronics and mechanics; it needs software to "bring it to life." From a logical point of [...]