ScanSnap iX100 portable document scanner is compatible with both Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac Operating Systems.
Battery powered scanner with Wi-Fi connectivity for the ultimate in portability!
The cross platform compatible ScanSnap iX100 brings the power and intuitiveness of the ScanSnap range of models to a compact and totally wireless format. Weighing just 400g the ScanSnap iX100 comes with a USB rechargeable Lithium-ion battery that is capable of up to 260 A4 scans on a full charge. Combined with an ability to scan either via a wireless network to PC workstations or mobile devices running the ScanSnap Connect Application this ScanSnap delivers a true ‘scan anytime scan anywhere potential’.
The ScanSnap iX100 can automatically detect Wi-Fi networks at home, in the office or on the go, it is only needed to be set up once after which any regularly visited network environment will be automatically detected. Alternatively with Direct Connect mode it is possible to scan wirelessly beyond an infrastructure network, simply download the ScanSnap Connect Application free of charge from the official application distribution services and then scan, save and distribute documents directly to an iPad, iPhone or Android device.
Bundled with a host of productivity boosting software
ScanSnap Organizer helps keep all your scans neatly organized and easily accessible with ScanSnap Organizer. View and edit scans, create filing cabinets, perform searches and more. ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap is a popular OCR (optical character recognition) software that lets you scan documents directly to editable Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files. CardMinder ensures that adding and managing contact information is a breeze. Simply place a business card in the scanner and push the button. CardMinder captures the business card and places the information into editable fields. Foriegn language card? No problem. CardMinder recognizes 8 different languages and can export to Outlook, Excel and other contact management systems.
The ScanSnap iX100 comes with a choice of paper paths, a straight paper path aids for the scanning of everyday documents and thick materials like post cards, business cards, and plastic ID or credit cards and a u-turn path helps facilitate the scanning process when space is at a premium or indeed when the Continuous Document Feeding function is activated. The Continuous Document Feeding function allows the insertion of pages one after another by detecting when a sheet enters and exits. Set the document face-up into the iX100 and push the Scan button, the iX100 will then proceed to scan the front side after which the page will exit from the top of the scanner if the paper path is set to U-turn, simply then re-insert the page without pressing the Scan button to scan the back side. After scanning has finished, press the Scan button to save the file.
The Quick Menu allows you to quickly transition between different scanning intentions. Just press the scan button and choose what you want ScanSnap to do. Quick Menu has been additionally enhanced so that now it can be set up to display your ‘Favourite’ scanning destinations or ‘Recommend’ an application for example if you are scanning a business card it could recommend CardMinder. * Scan to Folder: Store PDF scans to a folder * Scan to Email: Eliminate faxing and share electronic documents over email * Scan Business Card: Scan business cards and automatically extract contact information * Scan to Print: Use ScanSnap with your printer to create copies * Scan to Word (. doc): Scan directly to an editable Word file * Scan to Excel (. xls): Scan directly to an editable Excel file * Scan to PowerPoint (. ppt): Scan directly to an editable PowerPoint file * Scan to Picture Folder or iPhoto: Store JPEG scans to a folder * Scan to Microsoft SharePoint, Scan to SalesForce chatter * Scan to iPhone/iPad, Android or Kindle devices Scan to Cloud: Scan to Dropbox, Evernote, Google Docs * and/or SugarSync.