ScanGate™ is a powerful stand-alone software for your digitization needs and can be simply integrated in existing scanner and IT environments.

Moreover ScanGate™ offers an integrated workflow module to automate local image processing, user and system tasks. 

Benefits of ScanGate

For detailed information please open the
ScanGate™ brochure

ADVANTAGES - general functions

  •  Easy and intuitive
  •  Meta data interface
  •  Real-time preview for fast quality control
  •  Comprehensive processing functions
  •  Applicable for different scanner hardware
Scanning interfaces for ScanGate

ADVANTAGES - integrated workflow module

  • Create your own individual workflows
  • Automated batch processing & image treatment
  • Comprehensive image import functions
  • Fully compatible with the ScanFlow™ Professional software environment


  • Meta data handling
    Bibliographic meta data*
    Work flow meta data*
    Meta data for document delivery*
  • Recognition functions
    Automatic border recognition
    Border evaluation (e.g. Page size, page spread, page alignment, distances,...)
    Automatic background color recognition
Automatic background removing function of ScanGate

  • Image shape functions
  • Image optimization functions
    Automatic background removing
    Automatic achromatism reducing
    Automatic Moiré effect removing
Area protection function of ScanGate

  • Reprint functions
    Area protection
    Automatic despeckling
    Area removing

  • Image overlay functions
    Adding rule
    Adding watermark
    Adding trim mark
  • Planetary scanner functions
    Automatic split line detection
    Page splitting
    Page combining
    Interlink & re-interlink pages
Automatic split line detection and Page splitting function of ScanGate

  • General functions
    Image scaling
    Color management - ICC profiles
    OCR interface (optional)
  • Standard image functions
    Format conversion
    Brightness / contrast adaption
    Unsharp masking
    Page rotation / flipping
  • Structure functions
    One dimensional structuring of the pages (groups)
    Group naming
  • Optionals
    Scanner interfaces
  • Copy & uploading functions
    Image copying / uploading
    Copying / uploading of pdf/a**, DjVu, pdf (incl. OCR layer)**,
    XML, doc**, rtf**, csv**, plain text** files
    Meta data copying / uploading
  • Storage formats*
    jpg, jpg2000, tiff, tiff G4, png, gif, bmp,
    pdf/a**, DjVu, pdf (incl. OCR layer)**,
    XML, doc**, rtf**, csv**, plain text**

    *) All formats can be stored simultaneously.
    **) In combination with the OCR software.

Image processing examples

Images of the ScanRobot

Image processing with ScanGate

Images of planetary scanners

Image processing with ScanGate


Please find more examples in the ScanGate™ catalog

The price range is available on the right column.

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ScanGate - User Interface