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The VueScan Bible by Sascha Steinhoff

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Reference – Filter tab

Filtering is an important step in image refinement, but you can wreck your scan completely with a wrong filter setting. Fortunately, a big advantage of VueScan over other scanning software is that its filter settings do not manipulate the raw file. Just choose an output file type that can store all of the information of the raw scan. You can perform any filtering option in VueScan conveniently after the raw scan—e.g., you can try as many filter settings as you like without having to rescan once. This alone is a good reason to dump your manufacturer’s software and buy a VueScan license.

Filter ‣ Infrared clean

Modern scanners can read the tiniest bit of information on an image. Unfortunately, they also record details we could ...

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