[sane-devel] MX925: Scan via Display to SANE??

Louis Lagendijk louis at fazant.net
Sat May 3 09:51:46 UTC 2014

On Fri, 2014-05-02 at 21:55 +0000, Thomas Escher wrote:
> One question … I own a Canon MX925. It's possible to scan from the
> display
> directly to the Windows-Machines. Is SANE the right software to scan
> from
> the display directly to a debian-machine?
> Thanks,
> Tom

Hi Tom,
Yes, Sane can be the base for button-based scanning, but you will also
need scanbd. Sane provides the interface to the scanner, scanbd will
handle the logic. Scanbd cab be found here:

best regards, Louis

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