The Plustek PL1530 Scanner is a multi-functional scanner designed to make your workflow efficient. It features a 50-sheet Automatic Document Feeder (ADF) which can handle a variety of media sizes including business cards and legal-sized originals and its auto-detection sensor automatically determines the size of your document to make scanning different sizes easy. The ADF allows scanning of a letter size color document in as fast as 9 pages-per-minute (ppm) at 200dpi resolution and a B&W original in as fast as 15ppm.
One of the unique features of the PL1530 is its dual USB ports that allow connections to two PCs; one press of a button makes it easy to switch between you and another user. Another great feature of the PL1530 is its ability to scan multi-page documents on both sides. Files can be processed into electronic searchable PDF files at the touch of a button whether the original is color or B&W. They can then be stored in a folder of the host computer allowing easy retrieval whenever you need it.
This scanner is very easy to operate...drop a stack of papers into the automatic document feeder, and press a button to begin scanning. Three function buttons are pre-configured scanning to common applications such as PDF, searchable PDF, email and OCR programs.
With the PL1530 simplex and duplex scanning in color, grayscale, and B&W is fast and easy.
Two USB ports for sharing between two PCs make it easier to keep a steady workflow.
Scan business card to legal sized documents to meet the needs of your workgroup.
Five single-touch function buttons for fast and efficient operation.
Scan to searchable PDF, JPEG, e-mail files plus multi-TIFF file format support.
At only 16.5" (418mm) wide, the PL1530 scanner can be conveniently located on a general office desk. Its two USB ports allow it to use less space for installation for use with two PCs.
NewSoft Presto! ImageFolio 4.5
ImageFolio is a comprehensive multimedia image-processing program. You can create new images by using the ImageFolio's powerful tools. This sophisticated set of image-editing tools enables you to quickly create new images or enhance pre-existing ones.
This software provides the following capabilities:
Complete image-tuning functions.
Easy to manage and preview image files.
Monitor Gamma adjustment.
TWAIN interface support for automatic fine-tuning during scanning.
PageManager is powerful document management software for OCR, PDF creation, or format conversion to Microsoft Word or Excel. TWAIN-Express makes it easy to connect with your scanner.
PageManager includes the following features:
Built-in award-winning OCR.
Support for over 100 popular applications.
Unlimited nested folders to easily organize files.
Full-text searches with adjustable fuzzy logic and index searches.
Easy image editing QuickFix tools with real-time preview.
New annotation tools include sticky notes and rubber stamps.
Allows sharing of photos via e-mail easily with Presto! Wrapper.
Allows sharing of photos via the Internet by connecting to PhotoNet.
It is compatible with any TWAIN scanner.
Hotcard BizCard Finder 3.0
BizCard Finder 3.0 provides BCR Technology plus Photo and Document databases for information management. Through BizCard Finder, you can quickly and easily convert the vital contact information on business cards into a convenient, searchable, digital database that can be easily synchronized between PC, and PDAs and other devices.
Hotcard BizCard Finder includes the following features:
Support batch scan and processing.
Calendar reminding function.
Password protection and public database management.
Browse images conveniently by the SlideShow applet.
Database backup and merge management.
Multiple sort functions to search the available data easily.
Send e-mail with images attached.
Multiple printing options.
Language recognition: English, Chinese, Japanese, German, French, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese (For business card database only).
Synchronize/Export and Import in table format (For business card database only).
ABBYY FineReader 6.0 Sprint Plus
ABBYY FineReader 6.0 Sprint Plus comes with a simple user interface, supports recognition up to 177 languages and has the following features:
Instantly retypes your paper documents.
Allows you to work with multi-page documents.
Easily creates Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, TXT, HTML files.
Allows easy file sharing.
Plustek DI Capture
Plustek DI Capture is image capture and management software featured with indexed archives. It also makes it easy to import, export, edit, and organize documents and images in an efficient way.
This button utility is designed to specify your personalized scanning configuration settings which make documents scanning easily.
Plustek TWAIN Driver
The TWAIN driver is compliant with DIM solutions which is capable of "Records Capture and Management", "Data Repository and Backup", "Document Sharing and Security" and "Storage and Searching".
In the Box
Plustek SmartOffice PL1530 Scanner
AC Power Adapter
1-Year Limited Warranty
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Color Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Flatbed: 600 x 1200dpi (max.)
ADF: 600 x 600dpi (max.)
Not Specified by Manufacturer
Not Specified by Manufacturer
Reflective Scan Area
Maximum: 8.5 x 11.7" (216 x 297mm)
Minimum: 0.5 x 0.5" (12.7 x 12.7mm) ADF:
Maximum: 8.66 x 14" (220 x 356 mm)
Minimum: 0.5 x 0.5" (12.7 x 12.7mm)
IBM Compatible PC, with Pentium III 1G or faster CPU
1 x available USB port
256MB RAM (512MB or higher recommended)
800MB free HDD space (1 GB or larger recommended)
High color graphic card (VGA or higher)
Front Panel Controls
5 x buttons: PC1, Scan, PDF, Custom, PC2
TWAIN and WIA
120-240VAC; 50-60Hz, 24VDC, 0.75 A
Power Adapter (included)