Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 4MB
Operating System: Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: N/A / N/A
This is a photo scanner that is produced by Acer and it is capable of a batch scan. The photo scanner has a high resolution DPI of 2700. The scanner has been updated from the previous model to make it a USB interface. The installation of the USB change is quite simple and can be done by any one as long as they follow instructions. The Mira view photo software cannot be used with this scanner since both are not compatible with each other unless the installation of the USB change is done and followed in the correct way. Drivers for the hard ware can be downloaded from the internet or the user can use the disk provided while purchasing the firmware loader. It advisable to keep the downloader up to date with the latest driver so as to provide efficient results from the X change downloader.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The most recommended software to be used with the firmware downloader is the Vue Scan photo software that is available for both Mac and Microsoft windows operating system. This software can be downloaded from hamrick.com and it is not a limited version of the software. It is highly advised for one to use compatible software for the scanner or the machine will get corrupted causing the user more expenses. The scanner is not compatible with laptops and notebooks so one is advised to use a computer that comes with enough memory and processor speed. The minimum processor speed recommended is 2.0 GHZ and a minimum random access memory of 512. it is recommended for those who have photo slides and want to scan them selves with out going at extra costs. The scanner does not require much maintenance and it is user friendly. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adaptec USB X change Firmware Loader errors before installing any driver updates.