His more than 30 years of experience in writing about science and technology includes a more than year concentration on Like many scanners, the claims a bit color depth. Additional Product Features Media Type. In addition to the usual assortment of document types you’d expect for a flatbed scanner, the ScanMaker Pro handles slides surprisingly well. He is a lifelong computer geek and loves everything related to computers, software, and new technology. Show More Show Less.

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About the Author M. A light source on the top of the scanner also provides a convenient stand-in for a light box. Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 Downloads: Furthermore, installing the wrong Microtek drivers can make these problems even worse. This item doesn’t belong on this page. He is a recognized expert on printers, well known within the industry, and has been a judge for the Hewlett-Packard HP Invent Awards.

Microtek ScanMaker Pro drivers are tiny programs that enable your Scanner hardware to communicate with your operating system software. You may also like. Microtek’s own driver took 14 seconds for the prescan, and 9 or 10 seconds for the scan. Although a confirmed generalist, with writing credits on subjects as varied as ape language experiments, politics, quantum microgek, and an overview of a top company in the gaming industry.

By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to mocrotek use of cookies as explained in our Privacy Policy. About this product Product Information Useful and reliable, this Microtek microtrk scanner is capable of delivering crystal clear images and meeting your digital scanning needs in a variety of scenarios.


It also forces you to choose between its own Twain driver and the scannsr but higher-quality scans you’ll get with the bundled SilverFast scan software. In tests with photographic prints, the SilverFast scans offered excellent quality, compared with very good quality for the Microtek driver, but they were also slower, taking about 30 seconds for prescans and 31 to 35 seconds for scanning 4-by-6 and 5-by-7 photos.

In addition to high-quality scans for photographic prints, a 4- by 5-inch transparency adaptor built into the cover gives surprisingly high-quality film scanning. Even svanner SilverFast’s somewhat lower speed for photographic prints, the combination of speed and scan quality for prints and film makes the Pro a good choice for those who want both functions in one scanner.

For slide scans, we used the Microtek driver. Hook up the scanner and keep your digitized files on scanned computer or another digital storage device by making use of the efficient USB 2. Using outdated or corrupt Microtek ScanMaker Pro drivers can cause system errors, crashes, and cause your computer or hardware to fail.

Unlike most, it largely delivers on that. More items related to this product. Edition, Apple Mac Os X. Skip to main content. Best Selling in Scanners See all. The did a good although not perfect job of retaining detail in both the tree line and the clouds in the bright sky. Microsoft Gold Certified Company Recognized for best-in-class capabilities as an ISV Independent Software Vendor Solvusoft is recognized by Microsoft as a leading Independent Software Vendor, achieving the highest level of completence and excellence in software development.


When scanning photographic prints, you have to choose between speed and quality, with faster scans using Microtek’s software or better scans with the bundled SilverFast scan software. With the excellent functionality on this flatbed scanner, you can digitize your important papers in realistic clarity for long-term electronic storage.

Solvusoft’s close relationship with Microsoft as a Gold Certified Partner enables us to provide best-in-class microtem solutions that are optimized for performance on Windows operating systems.

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You are downloading trial software. As a Gold Certified Independent Software Vendor ISVSolvusoft is able to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction through delivering top-level software and service solutions, which have been subject to a rigourous and continually-audited approval process by Micrltek.

Includes conveniences like a built-in light box in the lid for previewing transparencies. Either measure tells you how well the scanner can see details across the range from black to white. David is also an expert in imaging technologies including printers, monitors, large-screen displays, projectors, scanners, and digital camerasstorage both magnetic and opticaland word processing.

Solvusoft is recognized by Microsoft as a leading Independent Software Vendor, achieving the highest level of completence and excellence in software development. Scan a slide at ppi, then scale it up for 8- by inch output, and the resolution drops to about 65 ppi.