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VintaSoftTwain.NET SDK - Overview

The ability to scan papers is a common thing for each modern office. Image scanner is a device that optically scans papers and converts them to digital images. TWAIN is a standard that regulates communication between software application and scanner or camera that has a TWAIN device driver called Data Source.

VintaSoftTwain.NET SDK is the professional image acquisition library which allows to control flatbed and ADF scanner, web and digital camera, and any other TWAIN compatible device using Microsoft .NET Framework.

Two editions of VintaSoftTwain.NET SDK are available to be licensed: Standard and Standard + WPF.

General features

  • This program is the .NET library completely written in C#
  • AnyCPU, x86 and x64 mode support
  • Control any scanner or device compatible with TWAIN 1.x / 2.x specification
  • Enumerate and select a scanner
  • Acquire image from scanner
  • Preprocess acquired image
  • Save acquired image to a file or database
  • Upload acquired image to HTTP, HTTPS or FTP server

TWAIN device selection

  • Enumerate TWAIN devices available in the system
  • Select the TWAIN device:
    • Using the standard TWAIN device selection dialog
    • Using your custom TWAIN device selection dialog
    • Programmatically from code

Image scanning

Image preprocessing

Image saving

Image uploading

Development and Deployment requirements

  • Development requirements:
    • Development environments: Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013
    • Programming languages: VB.NET, C#, any .NET compatible language
    • Development platforms: .NET, WinForms, WPF, ASP.NET
  • Deployment requirements:
    • Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 (32-bit and 64-bit)
    • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012 (32-bit and 64-bit)
    • Microsoft .NET Framework: 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5