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    
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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