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Operating System: Windows 95/NT/ Apple MacOS 8
Latest Version / Release Date: 5.0.2071.1 / 01 Jun 1999
ArtixScan is a single-pass flatbed scanner produced by Microtek. It is best suited for imaging professionals as well as designers due to the high quality of scanned images that it offers at a very small cost compared to that of a drum scanner. This product offers an amazing 42-bit color and supports a maximum dpi optical resolution of 1000 x 2000 thereby achieving high performance as well as rich detail. Some of the freatures of the ArtixScan 1100 scanner includes an in- built tray which holds scanning transparencies. Also included are templates which are used to scan films measuring 35 mm, 4 x 5 inches and 2 to 1/4 inches. Scanning of 8 x 10 inch or other transparencies of odd sizes is enabled by the glassplate . The dual media blueprint from Microtek can accommodate a wide range of transparent as well as reflective original formats.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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The ArtixScan 1100 scanner uses Emulsion Direct Imaging Technology to provide film scanning that is free of distortions. This is because there is no glass placed between the film emulsion and the scannerlens. The media supported by this scanner are transparencis and plain paper whereas the greatest media size supported by this product measures 203 x 356 mm. The ArtixScan 1100 product uses a color input type and an SCSI interface. Other technical features of this device include an 8000-element charge coupled device and a group of SnapTrans templates. Other software included in the product are ScanWizard Pro scanning software and SCSI card as well as cable. The high-tech optics link up with the superior productivity design to present a great desktop scanning package. It is capable of meeting the very high standards of the pre-press service department. Furthermore it is very affordable. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ArtixScan 1100 errors before installing any driver updates.