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This review is from: Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Scanner for PC and Mac (PA03656-B005)
Pros: Pretty blue lights, wireless scanning might have been useful
Cons: Does NOT support TWAIN (i.e. can only scan into the included snapscan software).
Other Thoughts: Seems like nice device if you don't need to scan into a specific TWAIN compatible app (such as document management software) with out FIRST scanning to PDF, then importing. While this may be fine for scanning a document here and there, I was expecting a $400 document scanner to be useful as a, well.... document scanner.
This is like selling a printer that would only allow printing FROM the specific software included with printer. Or a USB drive which could only read/saved data from a specific app!! Some consumers would be fine with this, but failing to advertise this significant limitation is neglectful at best.
All about the bottom dollar. Imagine there was a few dollars per unit saved by not including TWAIN support. : \
Seriously disappointed Fujitsu!
Display Name: Dana J.
Date Joined: 01/08/13
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