Recently we told you that CamScanner was harboring a Trojan-Dropper Malware and was subsequently removed from the Google Play Store. CamScanner might have been banned from the play store but scanning documents in Android is still a walk in the park. There are a lot of CamScanner alternatives available for you to download easily.
Here we will tell you the 3 best alternatives to CamScanner so you can scan everything you want with your mobile.
These apps are very much similar to the CamScanner and will provide the best alternative to one of the most popular app.
Although there are many options, you are about to see the three most effective and easy to use. Download the one that catches your attention and turns your smartphone into a real scanner.
TapScanner is an amazing tool with which you can scan documents from your Android and without a watermark. Just touch the camera icon at the bottom and then take a picture. Having the picture ready, you can adjust the equines, flip it and edit the document as you see fit.
To make everything a piece of cake, TapScanner allows you to improve the brightness, contrast and other parameters that will help you get a better interpretation of the scan. In addition, it has a text recognition option, which works in many languages, and detects the words to transform them into a digital and editable document. Without a doubt, it is one of the best tools you’ll find in the Google Play Store to scan documents.
Office Lens is an application developed by Microsoft and is the easiest to use in the entire list. You just have to open the app, take the photo and then accommodate the corners to your liking. It is the perfect tool to scan the contents of a blackboard or identification cards, for example.
Office Lens can detect if it’s a document or a blackboard so you can make the necessary adjustments. As if that were not enough, you can add text and even draw on any of the scanned documents. Office Lens also allows you to add new pages to the PDF document before exporting it to your gallery or to any of the Microsoft applications.
Google Drive is the tool you should use if you need to perform a scan and are not looking for such a professional result. Without a doubt, this application will help you edit the document very well and make the necessary treatments to improve its appearance.
Open the application, press the “+” symbol in the lower right corner and choose the scan option. Then use the camera to take the corresponding photo and edit the document until you are satisfied with the result. On the other hand, take a look at this tutorial on how to edit your PDFs with Google Drive and make the most of the Google tool.