Monday, July 21, 2014
Nowadays, we have a variety of options to choose from when it comes to technology, especially computers. In most cases, we’re either labeled as a PC or Mac person, or stuck in the middle and like to use both! With the wireless scanning feature on the ScanSnap iX500 document scanner, you are able to switch […]
Friday, July 18, 2014
The life of a business professional may include an endless collection of business cards. They are essential for any type of business, but it can be stressful and time-consuming when you cannot find a specific card amongst the piles that have accumulated! Losing an important contact’s information could be detrimental to your business’ success, so […]
Friday, June 20, 2014
At ScanSnap, we often use the phrase “going paperless” as a general catch-all for not only the desire to declutter and digitize but the many different tactics employable on your journey to eliminating paper from your daily work and/or life. Going paperless is easier said than done. It takes organization, diligence, and follow-through to achieve […]
Thursday, June 5, 2014
When the ScanSnap SV600 launched back in October 2013, it was clear the scanner would end up being more of a niche product than something with mass appeal and utility like the ScanSnap iX500. But that was, and is, ok because the niche it serves certainly isn’t confined to one category or function. We’ve heard […]
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
The main purpose of a scanner is to make electronic files of your paper documents. The goal of scanning is usually to decrease paper; however, there could be instances where you may need to scan something and print it right away, in essence making a copy of the document. If this situation happen to arise, […]
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Wireless scanning is one of the newest and most popular features of the iX500. Once you have gone through installation and set-up your ScanSnap iX500 to scan wirelessly to your computer, you will enjoy freedom from cables and wireless scanning convenience. However you may find that you are not always connected to the same router. Maybe you have purchased a new router for your network or you’ve moved the scanner from your home network to your office network. How do you configure your scanner to work with a new router? Here is a quick guide on how to change routers on both a PC and a Mac.
Monday, April 28, 2014
When multiple people need to access documents, it is best to save them onto a network drive. Keep in mind that there are other options which individuals could access scanned files, such as various cloud based applications. Scanning to a network drive is simple to do as long as you setup your scanning settings. Just follow the quick steps below and your documents will be saved onto a shared drive in no time.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
April 15th may have passed, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be thinking about your taxes. Prepping for filing your taxes before April – even a year in advance – will save you stress, clutter, and grief later.
Monday, April 21, 2014
ScanSnap scanners are great tools for helping organize your documents, especially when coupled with ScanSnap Organizer. There are many features included in the ScanSnap Organizer software for your PC that comes with each ScanSnap scanner, but one of the lesser utilized features is using keywords to help distribute scanned documents. By adding keywords to documents […]
Friday, April 18, 2014
So many how-tos, so little time. While we try to do our best here on Community to touch on functions of ScanSnap scanners and its related software that will help you in times of confusion or trouble, we’re always on the lookout for others. Fortunately, Brooks Duncan has a great track record of developing how-to […]