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  1. 3 votes
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  2. 5 votes
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  3. Needs to filter out shadows

    Essentially unusable since it doesn't filter out shadows in document mode. A work around is switching it to whiteboard mode, but this can cause other unwanted filtering effects.

    28 votes
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  4. Love it

    You have done great - simple and smart too that everyone in our office will start to use. Would be nice to start with a pdf and be able to add a page

    2 votes
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  5. You need to make office lens work with other apps. The files I scan only works in Microsoft apps

    An open in feature for every documents should be great so that I can open the documents in any apps

    3 votes
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  6. Whiteboard does not completely make the document white. At times there are small portions left in color.

    Many a times the whiteboard mode does not completely remove all color from an image. This results in unnecessary wastage on ink when printing, and hence a black useless smudge.

    18 votes
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  7. There MUST be an opt-out of usage statistics in options available after initial setup

    As per title. I accidentally missed it. Will try and uninstall and reinstall and see if that works. Otherwise I cannot use this product, sadly

    6 votes
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  8. 7 votes
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  9. Transfers hanging for two days

    I went on a scanning tangent, scanned about 100+ documents now i have 32 left in a "Transferring" state for two days, any new scans are immediate but these seem to be stuck. Issue is also i cant see the image thats stuck just transferring.

    8 votes
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  10. Enhance the border selection function

    During the border adjustment, add a zoom magnifier when the corners are being moved so that we can see selection as it is adjusting/moving. See the ScannerPro app by Readdle. Also make a My Files option so can quick view the files we have scanned.

    15 votes
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  11. 2 votes
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  12. 2 votes
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  13. 12 votes
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  14. Cannot remove items from Recent Uploads.

    Just let me manage my data.

    54 votes
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  15. Cursive to text

    It would be pretty amazing if you could convert cursive handwriting into edible text on the word document.

    7 votes
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  16. Thêm phần chụp nhiều ảnh

    Nếu có thể chụp nhiều hình sau đó nối với nhau như một file PDF thì thật là tuyệt vời. Hãy tham khảo scanner pro nhé

    2 votes
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  17. Email as PDF

    Would love the ability to email as of PDF instead of a JPG. I see when you use PDF it uploads it to convert and OCR, then you can email from there. Ability to email directly as an image PDF or do the OCR without uploading the image would be great.

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  18. It do not have good features yet

    It do not have good features yet

    Please must try cam scaner and tiny scanner ios apps to get great ideas
    It is a very good effort by microsoft
    But please make it more user friendly
    Thanks for the great work

    3 votes
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  19. Zoom in when cropping

    Display above the touch point a zoomed in view of where the cropping point is being placed. See scanner pro app for example.

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  20. 6 votes
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