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  1. Default Filter Setting

    Have option to default filter of choice instead of always set to Auto. When scanning a multi page doc, I have to apply the b/w filter after every page.

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  2. Save as black and white option

    An option to save as a monochrome image would be very useful. I find myself using Office Lens to scan single page documents but then I end up taking them into Genius Scan to resave as black and white. For many applications (eg scanning a newspaper article) colour images are way larger than they need to be.

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  3. Share option in photos or PDF files sharing menus

    We indeed need to have Office Lens in sharing menus. For example it's not yet possible to "share / open in" from photos or any app working on image or odd files right to Office Lens. This would be a great addition in next update.

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  4. Once the document or photo has been automatically selected it should snap image(this feature is Evernote scannable app)

    Once the image is detected it should automatically snap the image. Evernote scannable app currently has this feature which is fantastic.

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  5. Option to Set default location to store captured images

    Option to Set default location to store captured images

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  6. Make it turn photo into excel spreadsheet

    Have photos become excel spreadsheet.

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  7. Ocr

    OCR to makes documents and receipts searchable.

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  8. Work with personal ms email account

    If it works with my personal Microsoft email I can't login because it keeps telling me the account doesn't exist even after I reset the password to the account.

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  9. Projector Mode

    Whiteboard mode usually works okay for slides presented on a projector, however I feel it could be better if it has it's own mode specifically optimized for images presented from a projector

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  10. 39 votes
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  11. Dropbox

    It would be great if we have the option to save to dropbox.

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  12. Iphone x support

    Please update the application to support iphone x. Love this app but can not use it on my iphone x

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  13. Save to google drive

    Post to google drive

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  14. Deleting a picture crashes app on iPhone.

    During testing I had several images on the device. To delete an image, which was cumbersome, I had to load the image then press the trash can. Upon press, the app crashes. It does not do the delete.

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  15. A "Remove All" option on the Recent Uploads page.

    It would be nice to be able to clear all the recent upload files at once.

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  17. Color mode: Black & White

    Would love to be able to chose between different color modes.

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  18. SDK Please!!!!!

    Great app that would proved a very powerful toolkit for document capture

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  19. Reduce PDF size

    A lot of traveling consultants use this app because we're integrated with O365/OneDrive. When we snap a pic of a receipt, the size is usually greater than 500KB... when you have several PDFs you need to email for expenses, it doesnt really work so well because of size limitations. Lucky for me, I have Acrobat Distiller to reduce the size and re-PDF, but it's such a hassle. An option to reduce the PDF size before upload would be great.

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