Mac OS X 10.2: Scanners Compatible With Image Capture

Mac OS X 10.2 version of Image Capture is compatible with scanners, as described below.
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Note: Mac OS X 10.2.1 or later is recommended for best scanner performance. See technical document 106704, "Mac OS X: How to Update Your Software".

Epson scanners

In Mac OS X 10.2, scanner drivers are included for:
  • EPSON Perfection 1640 (outside the United States: GT-8700)
  • EPSON Perfection 1650 (outside the United States: GT-8200)
  • EPSON Perfection 1660 (outside the United States: GT-8300)
  • EPSON Perfection 2400 (outside the United States: GT-9300)
  • EPSON Perfection 2450 (outside the United States: GT-9700)

TWAIN-compatible scanners

Additionally, Mac OS X 10.2 can use TWAIN-compatible scanners connected to USB ports, once a Mac OS X-compatible TWAIN Data Source is installed. Contact your scanner vendor for information about a Mac OS X 10.2-compatible TWAIN Data Source for your scanner. TWAIN-compatible scanners that worked without Image Capture in Mac OS X 10.1 must be updated to work with Image Capture in Mac OS X10.2.

Scanners in Classic

Scanners with Mac OS 9-compatible drivers may be usable in the Classic Environment. Contact the scanner vendor for compatibility information.

Other scanners

Scanners not listed above may also be compatible with Mac OS X 10.2 by using applications other than Image Capture and scanner drivers compatible with Mac OS X 10.2. Contact your scanner vendor for Mac OS X 10.2 compatibility information.

Information about products not manufactured by Apple is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute Apple's recommendation or endorsement. Please contact the vendor for additional information.

You should seek additional support information from documents included with third-party software, from Web-based help at the software manufacturer's Web site, or by contacting the third-party's support personnel when applicable.

Document 17159: "Locating Vendor Information" can help you search for a particular vendor's address and phone number.
Published Date: Feb 17, 2012