How to receive images from scanner ?

Jun 13, 2008 at 9:17am

How to receive images from scanner ?

Does anyone know how to receive images from scanner within jitter or max/msp ?

Thanks.

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Jun 14, 2008 at 11:14am

On 13-jun-2008, at 11:17, Cheng Chien-Wen wrote:
> Does anyone know how to receive images from scanner within jitter
> or max/msp ?

what is the problem that you have?

importing the scan file into jitter?
that can be done with [jit.qt.movie] or [jit.matrix].
open the help file and experiment.

triggering the scan from within max?
that depends on your platform (OSX/XP), your scanner,..
the easy way out is to use a scanner that has a scan button.
use the software that comes with the scanner to configure the scanner
button
to put a scan file in a specified folder.
from within max, check this folder using the [folder] object every n
seconds and load as above.

Hope this helps
-jennek

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