Student Resources for Scanning and Uploading Work (UW-Madison)

This document provides information for students about phone apps for scanning and physical locations of scanners on campus.

As a student, you may need to scan and upload your work. Options include using a scanner app from your phone or using a scanner to create your file. Before scanning, check the assignment description from your instructor for any restrictions on file type (PDF, JPG, etc.).

Find a Scanner on Campus:

Use a Scanning App:

  • Each of the following apps has a free version and is available for both iOS and Android.
 App  Drive/DropBox support?  Puts watermark on document?  Can edit file after scanning?
 Cam Scanner  Free  Yes  
 ScanBot  Free    
 iScanner  Paid    
 Genius Scan  Paid    Yes
 Microsoft Office Lens  Free    
 Adobe Scan  Free    
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Note: This is an incomplete list of possible apps. None of these is supported by UW-Madison. Inclusion in this list does not constitute an endorsement by UW-Madison.




Keywords:scan, upload, canvas, compare, free, scanner, scanbot, iScanner, genius, camscanner   Doc ID:83070
Owner:Help Desk KB Team .Group:DoIT Help Desk
Created:2018-06-19 10:08 CSTUpdated:2023-01-25 18:57 CST
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, Learn@UW-Madison
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