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PaperScan Scanning Software is Now Available in 30 Languages and Other New Features

ORPALIS is pleased to announce significant improvements of its bestseller product PaperScan Scanning Software. The user interface is now available in thirty languages, and the key features have been improved to provide a powerful and robust document management tool.

PaperScan is a TWAIN and WIA scanning and document management software which includes features for image correction and enhancement, annotations, and storage efficiency. PaperScan’s powerful OCR engine supports sixty languages.

Launched in 2011, PaperScan is distributed under three versions: PaperScan Free Edition, PaperScan Home Edition, and PaperScan Professional Edition.

User Interface Translated in 30 Languages

With the latest release, the user interface is now available in thirty languages, to reach users worldwide.

Language selection includes: Arabic, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovene, Slovak, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, and Chinese.

Other Improvements and New Features

The global performance has been enhanced regarding speed, accuracy, image rendering, and memory usage.

PaperScan’s key features have been dramatically improved:

  • OCR (Optical Character Recognition): faster and more accurate engine
  • PDF support: import and generation is faster, better support of complex documents
  • TWAIN support: faster memory transfer, compatibility with drivers of modern Canon devices
  • Automatic page orientation detection
  • Blank page detection and removal
  • Saving with separation sheets
  • Auto-deskew filter
  • Black borders and margins detection and removal from color/grayscale images
  • Automatic color detection accuracy to save even more space
  • Compatibility with complex documents
  • Support for high definition document scanning (1200 DPI)
  • Punch-hole removal filter for grayscale/color images
  • And more.

The full list of changes is available on the Version History page of the website.
PaperScan commercial editions can be downloaded and tried for free for 30 days.
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ORPALIS is specialized in automating large-scale document-based processes, providing document imaging and document-management toolkits as well as software tools for the general public. ORPALIS is the creator, developer, and owner of the comprehensive document imaging toolkit series released under the brand "GdPicture", now a worldwide known and respected leader in the imaging technologies industry. More than 13,000 developers based in over 70 countries have included GdPicture components in their applications. In 2011 ORPALIS releases PaperScan, marking the beginning of a new line of products meant for end-users. PDF Reducer is launched in 2013. In 2015 a most powerful universal HTML5 viewer and document management kit called DocuVieware is made available to the public. The same year, a software tool for converting scanned documents to the searchable PDF/OCR format, the ORPALIS PDF OCR, is launched. In 2016 DocuVieware Lite Free HTML5 Document Viewer is released. / /

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