Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows 98/2000/XP/ME
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.124 / 03 Apr 2009
CanoScan 5000/5000F is a USB flatbed scanner produced by Canon Inc. It is loaded with some of the most advanced features from Canon which enhance their performance making them able to meet the scanning needs of various clients. This scanner is able to deliver a maximum of 48- bit results with more than 281 million colors which can be used. It also has a maximum of 2400 x 4800 dpi resolution which enables the user to benefit from high quality film as well as photo scanning. Also, the CanoScan 5000/5000F flatbed scanner has a USB 2.0 interface which is much faster (2.5 times) than the USB 1.1 interface. Furthermore, the user will be able to preview the results in around seven seconds. The Multi-Scan mode enables the user to scan several photos at the same time thereby enhancing speed as well as convenience. This scanner is perfect for the home and the office.
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
Other features of the CanoScan 5000/ 5000F flatbed scanner is that it has an in- built film adapter which is 35 mm and which can scan up to three negative frames or even two mounted slides at a go. This scanner comes in a great design that offers what Canon calls a one- touch experience. There are four buttons located on the exterior of the scanner which have enabled the automation of the whole scanning process. Thus the user can copy, e-mail, ‚ÄúFile to PDF‚Äù or scan your photos simply at the touch of a button. There is some innovative software which will permit the user to save their favorite photos as well as negatives to the CD directly and in a few simple steps. If the original slides as well as negatives have scratches or dust, the Film Automatic Retouching Enhancement technology (FARE) enables the user to remove them automatically and with precision so that the final scans can look as good as the original. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and CanoScan 5000/5000F errors before installing any driver updates.