Vuescan – best universal driver software for all scanners [V9.6]

Vuescan – best universal driver software for all scanners [V9.6]

VueScan is here to help. We reverse engineered over 6000 scanners so you can keep using the scanner you already have.

VueScan is a widely-used, cross-platform, universal scanner driving and enhancing software, developed by Hamrick Software from British. It supports almost all scanner devices on the market, comes with fine color fidelity and color balance. It is so excellent and popular that many scanner manufacturers simply use it as their own scanner supporting driver.

VueScan has powerful functions and scanning options, supports thousands of scanners and the RAW file of hundreds of digital cameras, as well as Adobe’s DNG format of digital negative. In addition, it also comes with features like making correlation sheet when cutting images, complex white balance algorithm, infrared negative scanning used for checking defects on the surface of objects, batch scanning, automatic cutting images, and so on. These greatly improve the scanning efficiency.

As a famous third-party negative scanner driver, VueScan can control the whole process of scanning more flexibly, explore the hardware potential more deeply, and obtain perfect high-quality scanning results. With its excellent image algorithms, VueScan is also unique in the matter of RAW file conversion. Nowadays, the functions of VueScan are constantly upgraded and improved, its user interface is more and more beautiful and practical, and has developed into a multi-functional image processing software.


// Key Features //

  • Works on 5600+ scanners
  • Works on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux
  • Try for free
  • Updated every week or two
  • Advanced Scanning Control
  • Basic Mode
  • Works on Flatbed, Document, and Film/Slide Scanner
  • Translated in to 28+ languages

// Main Applications //

SCAN DOCUMENTSWhether you need to scan a single page or a hundred page book, VueScan has the tools to help you.
Scan with Flatbed and Automatic Document Feeders (ADF)Scan to PDF (Single and Multipage)
Optical Character Recognition (OCR)Automatic Color DetectionSmall document file sizesAutomatic document deskewing
SCAN PHOTOSDo you have boxes full of photos in a drawer?
Use VueScan to get them on your computer,
and off your to-do list.Scan with Flatbed and Automatic Document Feeders (ADF)Scan to JPEG or TIFFPreset photo sizesScan multiple photos on the flatbedAutomatic file naming
SCAN FILM AND SLIDESVueScan is the ultimate tool for all your film and slide scanning needs.
Works with almost all film/slide scannersScan to JPEG/TIFF/RAWInfrared Dust RemovalColor correctionIT8 CalibrationPhotoshop Integration

// Edition Statement //

vcgsoft provides the VueScan Professional Edition multilingual portable full registered versions for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit, as well as full installers and for Mac.

// Installation Notes //

for Windows setup:

  1. Download and install VueScan
  2. Copy the universal loader to installation folder
  3. Always run this loader instead to launch program
  4. Done

for Mac:

  1. Block program with one of the following 3 methods
  2. You’d better disconnect the scanner before proceeding
  3. Download and install VueScan
  4. Launch program, and use the following SN info to register:
  5. Done

How to block VueScan:

Add the following Deny Rule in Little Snitch or Hands Off:
From Process : VuescanServer : Any ServerPort : anyProtocol : any
Add the following Deny Rules:
Add entries in your hosts file:

// Warning //

The loader might be reported as FileRepMalware threat with high risk. Use VirusTotal to make a full, authoritative scan, and decide to use it or not by yourself.

*** Please remember: antivirus software is not always right, just be careful.

// Related Links //

// Download URLs //

for Windows
Pro EditionPortablev9.6.4564-bit23.7 MB
Setupv9.6.4632-bit + 64-bit19.3 MB
for Mac
Pro EditionSetupv9.6.4632-bit + 64-bit19.3 MB


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