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When was the image scanner invented?


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2009-10-03 01:56:16
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The first scanner was the sending part of the first general-purpose fax, invented in 1881 by Shelford Bidwell.


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The first image scanner was invented 1997.

Ray Kurzweil invented the first image scanner in 1997. The image scanner is a way of copying things with more detail.

An image scanner optically scans images, printed text or handwriting and converts it to a digital image. It was invented by Ray Kurzweil.

Muhammad Salik bin Zaheer of India was the mastermind behind the invention of the image scanner that we use today in our daily life.

The inventor of the image scanner is Ray Kurzweil. Kurzweil was born in Queens, New York in 1948 and received his education at MIT. He currently works as a director of engineering at Google.

The image scanner was invented by Ray Kurzweil. Kurzweil, who is also an author of many books, currently works at Google as a director of engineering.

A scanner pretty much works like a copy machine, the main difference being, a scanner will convert the image into a digital format for electronic use. How do you acquire an image? Two options 1> Use the software provided with the scanner 2> Using MS Office, you can insert image->get from scanner-> this will initiate the scanner and convert the image to digital formate (JPEG) and insert in your document.

A scanner works by capturing the digital image of document and uploading it to the computer. The image can then be altered and reprinted.

flatbed scanner invented in 1975 by Ray Kurzweil

A scanner inputs an image of a document

scanner functionality is images scaning ,image editing

That depends on your scanner and the acquisition process. My scanner does. Or if I use IrfanView to acquire a scanner image, the image loads into IrfanView from the scanner and I save it to disk from IrfanView.

The flatbed image scanner is use for copying exact images of a document on the computer. It is similar to a photocopier.

That depends on the original image, the camera, the scanner...

With a flatbed scanner, a document is placed face down on the glass and a light scans the image and produces a copy. Basically, a flatbed scanner uses light to capture the image of whatever document you're scanning. That image can then be printed.

we use scanner in different ways: 1. we use scanner for scanning of documents, pictures and reseting of document.

a scanner is an input device which is used to converet image into digital form

The advantage of an image scanner is that it allows you to send images to people quickly. The disadvantage is that it may not always send clear pictures.

a scanner is used for copying your work Scanner is used for making more copies of an image or document. It needs ink to be able to do that

The first image scanner ever developed was a drum scanner. It was built in 1957 at the US National Bureau of Standards by a team led by Russell Kirsch. The first image ever scanned on this machine was a 5 cm square photograph of Kirsch's then-three-month-old son, Walden. The black and white image had a resolution of 176 pixels on a side.

Alec Jeffreys Has Invented The Fingerprints.

it lets you edit an image or photograph

image scanner,barcode reader

In computer terms, a scanner will take an image or document from a page, and bring in into the computer. A printer will take an image or document, and put that information onto a page.

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