Question about Canon CanoScan LiDE 25 Flatbed Scanner

2 Answers

I want to increase size of small items to make them more legible

I want to increase the size of small items, such as claim forms from food items and photos. I've tried different methods, but all images print at original size. I'd be grateful for any assistance. Thank you.

Posted by on

  • nightowl88 Jan 11, 2009

    Wow!!! Thanks for your most prompt response, billspeer!

    I've just tried your first suggestion, but there doesn't appear to be an option of upping the size via the printer. However, I confess to have limited technical knowledge, so perhaps there's something simple I I'm missing. Quite likely!



    I tried scanning the form at a higher resolution, but that didn't work either. BTW, I'm using CanoScan Toolbox, and my scanner is the Canon LIDE 60 Flatbed Scanner.



    I've also tried to increase the scanned or printed size using ArcSoft PhotoStudio, but to no avail.



    I have checked out the online Help pages for both types of software (as above), but found nothing to assist me.



    If you can provide a different solution, I'd be most grateful Thank you very much!!!

×

2 Answers

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

  • Expert
  • 366 Answers

Using this SW you can resize everithing you scan www.irfanview.com

Posted on Jan 11, 2009

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Novelist:

    An expert who has written 50 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 180 Answers

Set your printer to let you Preview before printing. From there, make sure you have the size upped to a percentage that will fill up the entire paper. You can also try scanning forms and such at a higher resolution initially. This will give you a bigger image to work with. Let me know if these are sufficient for your needs or need a different solution.

Posted on Jan 11, 2009

  • Bill Speer
    Bill Speer Jan 11, 2009

    Okay...moving on- here's a link for a free software program that will let you resize your images up or down.
    http://www.download.com/Image-Resizer/30...
    If you look around, you'll also see a few other options as well but it seemed to be one of the most popular downloads. It appears to be fairly simple to learn and operate. Hope this works. Let me know!


  • Bill Speer
    Bill Speer Jan 11, 2009

    Just for clarification...I used the program myself. Pretty simple to use. I even resized picture smaller to put in my mugshot! Let me know how it works for you.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I need a list of acidic foods and a list of alkaline foods


Hi Samuel,

Here is a free printable food chart of acidic and alkaline foods courtesy of Greenopedia.com http://greenopedia.com/wp-content/uploads/Alkaline-Acid-Food-Chart-Printable.pdf

Please keep in mind:
Some foods can be listed on the acidic or alkaline side depending on the source. Some of these food items are tomatoes, soy products, nuts & seeds, or fermented items such as sauerkraut.
Not all foods are what they seem either. Citrus would obviously be on the acidic side, right? Not true! Limes, oranges, and grapefruit are actually alkaline forming fruits!
Artificial sweeteners, alcohol, and highly processed foods are highly acidic forming that offer little or no nutritional value. These foods should be avoided or eaten very sparsely.
Not all acidic foods are unhealthy and often offer other nutritional benefits so make sure you don't avoid everything acidic and maintain a balanced diet.

Oct 30, 2016 | Pool & Spa

1 Answer

My letters are so small i cannot read them


If you are talking about seeing them in a browser, there is a menu item to increase the size. If you are saying that everything is small, hold down the control button and hit the +key.

Dec 30, 2014 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

IMy facebook is so small cannot be read!


Increase the letter font size using the control panel setting for Appearance and Themes menu option. This is for Windows operating systems.

Please rate my help for Fixya, it helps to improve my standing on the site. Thanks

Jan 17, 2012 | Acer Aspire One Netbook 8.9" Notebook

1 Answer

The text size on Firefox is so minute I can hardly read it. If I fill in a form it becomes so small it is illegible. Do not have this problem on others, ie Google. Please help.


To reset the text size, press ctrl-0 (cmd-0 on a Mac). To temporarily increase text size, press ctrl-+. To permanently set text size, go into your preferences/options window, content tab, and look for the default font option.

May 12, 2011 | Mozilla Firefox

1 Answer

Printed text is very small, not legible and does


Go to to print menu box i.e. press ctrl P. Look for zoom. There you will see "scale to paper size." Here select from the drop down list "no scaling" or "A4" depending your paper size. This shoule correct it.

In case you do not see these on your print menu click "properties" on your printer. In the box that appears look for "scale" and make it 100%. These are the components that control percentage size of original documents printed.

Dec 08, 2009 | HP DeskJet 930c InkJet Printer

1 Answer

I want to increase size of small items to make them more legible


Open the file with MS Paint (Start>Programs/All Programs>Accessories>Paint), go to Tools, then Stretch/Skew, then enter the size of the new image compared to the old. (100% is no change) Then click OK and save the file.

Jan 11, 2009 | Canon CanoScan LiDE 25 Flatbed Scanner

1 Answer

Printer


Hi.
Many ways to change the size of objects on the screen exist. Use the Dell QuickSet tool to change the size of icons and toolbars. Additionally, use the Display item in Control Panel to change the font size or the dots-per-inch (DPI) setting. Changing the DPI setting changes the size of all items on the screen. If the screen resolution setting makes items too small, the DPI setting can be increased to compensate.


Regards
Moses

Nov 16, 2007 | Dell A920 InkJet Printer

1 Answer

SIZE OF THE FILE MADE AFTER DOWNLOADING


I think there is a compress feature in Acrobat. otherwise you could try compressing the file using winzip or winRAR.

Sep 28, 2007 | Adobe Acrobat Professional 7.0 for PC

Not finding what you are looking for?
Canon CanoScan LiDE 25 Flatbed Scanner Logo

87 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Canon Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

old marine
old marine

Level 3 Expert

1814 Answers

Corne Viljoen

Level 2 Expert

385 Answers

Are you a Canon Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...