Tips: Use your Phone as a Document Scanner

Did you know you can use your Phone as a Document Scanner?
Make uploading documents to PeopleSafe more efficient and easy by using the CamScanner or Evernote Scannable app.
We think they're superb apps and have heaps of PeopleSafe users already using them.

How does it work?

Apple

Scannable is an application designed for iPad and iPhone that turns your phones camera into a high-quality scanning device. Once the document has been scanned the user can upload the document straight into PeopleSafe.

- Scan fast: Point your camera at documents, expense receipts, or whiteboards. Scannable immediately captures them.
- Save time: Scannable automatically rotates, crops, and adjusts images so your scans are clear and easy to read.
- Share or save: Send documents to colleagues via email or text, or export them as PDF and JPG files to Evernote and other apps.

Download it here at the iTunes App Store

Android 

CamScanner is an application that works on Android, Apple and Windows Phone 8 turns your phones camera into a high-quality scanning device. They also has a feature that turns images into text extracts using OCR (optical character recognition). 

The free plan gives you up to 200MB of cloud storage, access to the basic features and is an ad-supported version that generates watermarks on scanned documents.

Download it here at the Google Play Store

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