Manufacturer: Canon Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 12.13 MB
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Mac OS X
Latest Version / Release Date: 12.1.2 / 19 Oct 2009
The device driver of the CanoScan LiDE 600F allows the computer user to initiate a scanning process with a maximum resolution of 4800 by 9600 dots per inch. This maximum scanning resolution is commonly associated with colored scanning processes. The device driver also supports the implementation of a 48-bit color depth scanning method that is capable of producing a possible 281 trillion colors. The device driver also allows for the execution of a multi-image scanning process that allows the computer to save time. This process simultaneously scans a maximum of six 35 mm film frames. This applies to both positive and negative exposure films. This scanning device connects to the host computer system via the Universal Serial Bus interface port. The device driver supports the version 2.0 of the communication port which is capable of the highest possible data transfer rate for images and scanning processes.
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
By design this scanning device allows the computer user to convert thick originals to produce clean copies using its flatbed scanning surface. The converted copy which is already a digitized form of the source is normally saved as an image file. The quality of the image would usually depend on the scanning resolution specified by the computer user. The scanning resolution would normally be based on the final usage of the image file. For example images that would be hosted on Web pages would normally use lower resolutions to create a smaller size to allow for faster display. In general when dealing with scanning processes, the higher the resolution the bigger the file size. The device driver is also bundled by the manufacturer with a number of productivity software applications that can be used to further enhance the resulting scanned image. In some instances the computer user may require a format other than an image file. The user may make use of Optical Character Recognition technology or store the scanned file as a Portable Document Format. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and CanoScan LiDE 600F errors before installing any driver updates.