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Blog of Pic Scanner, the photo scanner app for iPhone and iPad. Tips on how to digitize old family photos

Automatic Cropping With Pic Scanner – Get it Right

Automatic cropping is Pic Scanner’s key effort-saving feature. But what if your photos are cropped incorrectly, split in random places or look skewed? You could re-scan, but the tips below will help you get accurate results every time. The most

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How to Scan and Preserve Inherited Heirloom Photos

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A Treasure Trove of Heirloom Photos My grandfather’s most prized possession was his collection of family photographs…thousands and thousands of them. He and my grandmother raised a big family, and granddad’s photo collection documented not just their own and his

How to Create Digital Albums from Photos Scanned with Pic Scanner app


Why bother to create digital albums? Once you have finished scanning and editing your printed photos with Pic Scanner app, it’s advisable to create digital albums for organizing those memories. This is desirable for a couple of reasons: If you

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How to Scan Printed Photos (“Wonder How To” Review)

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Why not scan with Camera app? Couldn’t you easily scan printed photos with an iPhone or iPad? Snap a picture of the printed photo with Camera app. The “scan” will be saved in Camera Roll, and you could crop it

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Pic Scanner Help and Troubleshooting

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Pic Scanner Help and Troubleshooting guide covers frequently asked questions about Pic Scanner. If your question is not answered here, email us. For in-app tips, tap ‘Menu’ on Camera screen. For ready reference, print our 5 Minute Guide.  If you

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How to scan photos and albums with iPhone (Easy)


Let’s face it. Scanning old family photos and albums with a desktop scanner is a pain in the butt. Assuming you already own a flatbed or feeder scanner and have it all hooked up, you will first need to take

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Exporting from Pic Scanner Gold to Google Photos

Exporting photos from Pic Scanner Gold to free cloud and photo storage services such as Dropbox, Flickr, Photos etc. and social network sites such as Facebook, Instagram etc. is easy. Just select the photos, tap Export button, and choose the

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Pic Scanner to Pic Scanner Gold Migration

Upgrading from Pic Scanner to Pic Scanner Gold? Obviously you would like to transfer all your scanned photos, albums and captions to the new app. It’s easy. Pic Scanner – Migrating from old to Gold There are two ways to

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Pic Scanner Gold Restores & Preserves Memories [Review]


Pic Scanner Gold App Preserves Memories What is Pic Scanner Gold? Photography went digital at the turn of the 21st century, but most of us still have printed photos stashed somewhere around our homes. Scanning photos isn’t the most exciting

How to Save Photo Albums to iCloud

Pic Scanner Gold lets you share and save photo albums to iCloud – as well as Dropbox, Google Photos and many other free cloud services. Archiving photos to your preferred photo storage service ensures that photos are safe even if

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