Epson GT-8700

Category: Scanner
Manufacturer: Epson
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: N/A
Operating System: Windows NT 4, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: N/A / N/A

Windows device driver information for Epson GT-8700

The Epson GT-8700 is a high performance scanner device manufactured by Epson. Epson is a known manufacturer of printer and scanner devices among many others. The Epson GT-8700 scanner device is capable of scanning monochrome or colored pages. It has a resolution of 600 x 2,400 dpi (dots per inch) and a 9,600 x 9,600 dost per inch (dpi) resolution when interpolated. This scanner device’s gray scale levels can also reach up to 256. Like other Epson scanner devices, this device is TWAIN compliant. It also makes use the unique ScanSoft PaperPort software application to aid users in carrying out scanning tasks. This scanner device works fine with Windows 95, Windows 98SE, Windows Me, Windows XP, Mac OS 8.6 - 9.2 and Mac OS X 10.2.4 or higher. A scanner can be described as a device that can scan images or objects.

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Scanners have the ability to turn any scanned image into digital format. The digital image can then be saved, edited, or printed. There are different types of scanners. The most common is the flatbed scanner, which uses a glass window for scanning. A document or object is placed on the glass pane of the scanner and a sensor and light moves along the pane to scan the image. The scanned image is then converted to a digital image for printing. The digital image is then sent to the computer and stored either for later editing or printing. Scanners utilize the red-green-blue colors that is often used in color scanners and printers. This scanner’s color depth is dependent on the color array it supports. On the other hand, scanners can also be hand-held. This type of scanner functions with the use of hand motions. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Epson GT-8700 errors before installing any driver updates.