VintaSoft Twain ActiveX
Acquire images from scanner in VB6, Delphi, Foxpro, MS Access, etc
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.
VintaSoft Twain ActiveX is the professional image acquisition library, which allows to control flatbed and ADF scanner, web and digital camera, and any other TWAIN compatible device in any ActiveX environment.
The evaluation version allows you to test the VintaSoft Twain ActiveX features for free and determine if the ActiveX functionality suits your needs in practice.
Periodicaly will appear the nag screen asking to license the program. Also the evaluation version has some functional restrictions.
You have to acquire a license if you want to use the ActiveX without evaluation restrictions.
The ActiveX comes with demo applications for VB6, Delphi, C++ Builder, VB.NET, Visual FoxPro, MS Access, Internet Explorer and Object Rexx, demonstrating the general ActiveX features. The demo applications simplify the process of ActiveX functionality evaluation allowing quickly determine whether it suits your specific requirements.
You have to download and install the ActiveX evaluation version to your computer if you want to run and test our demo applications.
Existing license holders can use the source code examples of demo applications as templates for their own applications.
If your goal is to develop a web application for Internet Explorer and you want to make a quick review of the ActiveX functionality without installing it to your computer,
you can do the test using our on-line web demo applications for Internet Explorer:
Web TWAIN demo for Internet Explorer
The ActiveX is delivered with detailed technical documentation file, which includes User Guide, ActiveX API Reference etc.
The documentation is designed for persons having at least basic knowledges and skills in programming of software applications.
The list of general release notes showing the ActiveX development history is available here: History
The documentation file for off-line use can be downloaded from this link: Off-line docSee online documentation
The information about all available support resources can found on our Support page.
The ActiveX has also a list of frequently asked questions and answers to them: F.A.Q. page.
VintaSoft products discussions in the Community Forums provide a convenient place for programmers to exchange information. Please search or post your technical questions there. VintaSoft's Customer Support Service monitors forums every workday.
Сontact us if you are unable to find necessary answer or solution in the presented support resources and technical documentation or if you want us to show you how VintaSoft products can help to fulfil your specific requirements.
For using the VintaSoft Twain ActiveX in production is necessary to choose and acquire the right license for your application from three offered types.
Developer license is intended for use by an individual developer. Site license allows the use by a developer group working at an office.
Both developer and site licenses allow to develop non-web applications and distribute them royalty free to any computer.
Single URL license is intended for web applications and is bounded with full domain name of server.
All you need to know about the licensing of VintaSoft Twain ActiveX you can read in the License agreement.