Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 41.72 MB
Operating System: Windows 98/ME/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.14.8 / 01 Jan 2009
The Microtek ScanMaker 4800 is a scanner with a slim design. The device has superb scanning features and image quality. The device comes with an integrated OCR (Optical Color Recognition). In addition is also comes with 35mm slide and negative filmstrip scanning. The Microtek Scan Maker 4800 has five buttons, for scanning, Emailing, Scanning to Web, copying and also for PDF/OCR. The device has a 48 bit single color pass. The Microtek Scan Maker 4800 scanner has a 2400 x1200 dpi color resolution. It makes use of 1.1 USB interface. Software such as Adobe Photoshop LE 5.0, Ulead Photo Explorer, Adobe Photo Deluxe, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Microtek Scan, Email plus Copy utilities and Microtek Scan Wizard 5 are all included in the scanner. A USB cable and a power adapter are some of the included hardware. The scanner is compatible with Windows 98/ME/2000 and XP platforms.
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
Setting up the Microtek Scan Maker 4800 scanner is relatively easy. The device connects via a USB cable. Using the Microtek Scan Maker 4800 is also easy. The five buttons renders the operation of the device that much easier. The scan button enables users to generate an image preview of their documents. Subsequently, they may then scan the document as it is, tweak it or even install an application for purposes of editing the image. The Microtek Scan Maker 4800 scanner comes with a control panel that is pared down. With the panel the user is able to adjust the scanner's contrast, brightness plus the saturation. For enhanced color reproduction, the device comes with CCD sensors that have been arranged in six rows. With the LightLid 35 that has been included in the device, the scanner is able to convert old filmstrips and slides into photos. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Microtek ScanMaker 4800 errors before installing any driver updates.