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simple-scan - Man Page

Scanning utility


simple-scan [DEVICE]


This manual page documents briefly the simple-scan command.

Document Scanner is an easy-to-use application, designed to let users connect their scanner and quickly have the image/document in an appropriate format.

Document Scanner has been written with GTK+ libraries, and after installing the application you can run it from the Applications menu.


These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below. For a complete description, see the Info files.

-d,  --debug

Print debugging messages.

-v,  --version

Show release version.

-?,  --help

Show help options.


Show all help options.

-d,  --help-gtk

Show GTK+ options.


simple-scan was written by Robert Ancell <robert.ancell@canonical.com>.

This manual page was written by Alessio Treglia <quadrispro@ubuntu.com>, for the Debian project (and may be used by others).


December 21, 2009