Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows
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The Filescan 800XL (USB) driver is designed for use in the corresponding flatbed scanner, which uses a CCD scanning element. The scanner has an optical resolution of 800 x 1600 dpi, and a maximum resolution of 9600 x 9600 dpi. The scanner can handle scanning formats as large as A3 and scans at 12 milliseconds per line. The color depth in this scanner is 48-bits, while it is capable of supporting media such as images, tables and text. The scanner uses a cathode fluorescent cold lamp and has no transmission adapters. The scanner is compatible with windows 98, windows 2000, windows ME and windows XP. The system requirements by this scanner include a 733 megahertz processor (Intel Celeron) or higher, 256 megabytes RAM or greater and a 400 Megabytes hard disk or larger. The driver for this scanner communicates the capabilities of the device to the host machine thus enabling proper functions between the two.
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 FileScan 800XL (USB) scanner uses a hi-speed (2.0) USB interface for connection to the host machine. It also supports scanning images across networks. In addition, the scanners has features that support multi-sampling and includes software such as Hanlin BCR, acrobat reader, FineReader sprint, Photo explorer, Photoshop and a Microtek scan wizard. The device driver is usually provided by the manufacturer on an installation CD during purchase but can also be downloaded from the official manufacturer website. The manufacturer website is also a trusted source of the driver updates. The updates provide any performance corrections that the manufacturer, may have overlooked during product purchase. Other accessories available from the manufacturer on purchase include a user manual, a power cable a USB Cable, a data cable and a CD-ROM. Difficulties experienced when operating this product may be caused by outdated drivers or an attack of the program files by a malicious program. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and FileScan 800XL (USB) errors before installing any driver updates.