Accessibility Tools

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Instructions for Scanning Documents 

  1. Open the application (DocScanner)
  2. Click the (+) tool/button on the bottom left of the screen 
  3. Choose the option Camera to take a new photo or use the option Album to use a photo saved in your phone’s album
  4. Take your photo of your document (*tip: use a dark background to take your photo, it will help the camera identify the margins on the document)  
  5. Using the photo edit tool (*tip: embedded within the application) to adjusts the margins of the document 
  6. Save your documents and/or share 

Scan a document using Notes on the iPhone

  1. Open a note or create a new note.
  2. Tap  , then tap Scan Documents.
  3. Place your document in view of the camera on your device.
  4. If your device is in Auto mode, your document will be automatically scanned. If you need to manually capture a scan, tap   or one of the Volume buttons.
  5. Drag the corners to adjust the scan to fit the page, then tap Keep Scan.
  6. You can add additional scans to the document or tap Save when you're done.

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