VueScan Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to VueScan for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is XSane, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to VueScan and four of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to VueScan are SwingSane (Free, Open Source), SilverFast (Paid) and ScanDrop (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jul 24, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • AmigaOS
      XSane is a graphical scanning front-end for SANE (Scanner Access Now Easy). It uses the SANE-library to talk to scanners.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.998, released in November 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      Most users think XSane is a great alternative to VueScan.
    1. SwingSane is a powerful, cross platform, open source Java client (frontend) for Scanner Access Now Easy (SANE) servers (backends). SwingSane provides access to scanners connected to SANE servers on a network on any platform that supports Java and Swing.

      Discontinued

      Last update is from 2015.

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      SwingSane vs VueScan opinions
      Most users think SwingSane is a great alternative to VueScan.
      does not emulate old scanner driver
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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      • Mac
      • Windows
      SilverFast is renowned as the worldwide standard when it comes to scanner and digital imaging software. SilverFast is able to bring out every device's maximum quality and considerably exceed the results of the manufacturer's own software.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      Scanner to Online. ScanDrop (beta) is simple - one easy, free scanning software application that helps you scan and upload your paper into your favorite online storage provider: Google Docs, Evernote or OfficeDrop Online.

      Discontinued

      Wesbite is gone.

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