WinScan2PDF Alternatives for Mac

    WinScan2PDF is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is VueScan. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try XSane or ScanDrop. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to WinScan2PDF and five of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to WinScan2PDF are SilverFast (Paid) and SwingSane (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 29, 2020

    1. Third-party software for film scanners and flatbed scanners. VueScan is a powerful, easy-to-use program that: -Scans documents, photos and film -Creates PDF, JPEG, TIFF and TXT files -Supports over 1200 scanners
      • 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      The program is no longer updated.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.



      • 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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    2. 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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