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scanner

 [skan´er]
1. a device that converts an image, such as from a patient, to a format appropriate for viewing on a computer or being transmitted electronically.
2. equipment used for producing a scan or scanning.

scan·ner

(skan'ĕr),
A device or instrument that scans.

scanner

(skăn′ər)
n.
1. An optical scanner.
2. A device, such as a CT scanner or PET scanner, for observing internal organs, tissues, and other parts of the body.

scanner

[skan′ər]
Etymology: L, scandere, to climb
equipment used for making a digital representation of an original photographic image or printed material. See also scanning.

scanner

Imaging A popular term for a device used for various imaging procedures–eg, CT scanner Instrumentation A device that measures differences in chromatic or radioactive intensity on a 2-D matrix–eg, electropherogram or chromatogram, to quantify various substances

scan·ner

(skan'ĕr)
A device or instrument that scans.
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The HP Scanjet 5500c and 4570c scanners have seven, one-touch buttons for convenient access to features such as a share-to-Web option, HP Memories Disc Creator software for creating photo CDs to be viewed on a PC or DVD player, copy center functions and e-mailing.
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HP recently announced two additional bundling agreements with ScanSoft: ScanSoft's PageKeeper Standard software is currently included with the HP ScanJet 5300C scanner and ScanJet 6300C Professional Series scanners, and ScanSoft's PaperPort(R) Mac software is bundled with the HP ScanJet 5370C scanner.
HP's new ScanJet 5200C Business Series color scanners, featuring superior software, Internet-ready solutions and flexible connectivity, produce superior results at up to three times faster than competing scanners.
PaperPort, the world's most popular document management application for Microsoft Windows, included in HP Scanjet scanners provides workgroups and departments with everything needed to implement affordable document capture and management.
The combination of Adobe PhotoDeluxe Business Edition with the HP ScanJet 5200C scanner succeeds in the effort to provide small businesses with an easy-to-use, out-of-the-box solution for producing professional-looking marketing materials-essential for success in today's competitive marketplace.
With the convergence of Zetafax and the Network ScanJet 5, users will never have to wait at the fax machine again," said Howard Taylor, president of Atlanta based Equisys, Inc.
0 has been chosen by Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE: HWP) to be the digital-imaging software solution for the HP ScanJet 5100C scanner family -- a great combination of scanner and software which will deliver ease-of-use, reduced task time and exceptional image quality to the customer.
In a pilot project, HP has developed an HP Scanjet scanner component made from 25 percent recycled inkjet cartridge plastic and 75 percent recycled plastic bottles, while meeting all part and product specifications and requirements.
Nasdaq: DOCSF; Toronto: DXX) and provider of the world's most popular enterprise document management solutions, today announced support for the new Network ScanJet 5 scanner from Hewlett-Packard Company.