Scanning documents on your iPhone

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Scanning documents on your iPhone

How to scan documents on your iPhone and iPad

As it turns out, if you have an iPhone or an iPad, you actually have an inbuilt portable scanner. You can scan documents easily using the Notes app – perfect for scanning any documents we require!


Step 1 – Open your Notes app and select a note or create a new one.

Step 2 – Tap the camera buttonĀ  Tap Camera button to start scanning a document in Notes, then tap the Scan Documents option.

– If your phone currently operates with an older iOS version, instead tap the add buttonĀ  Add button, then tap the Scan Documents option.

Step 3 – Your phone camera should automatically scan the document or you may need to press the shutter button. tap the Shutter button to scan .

Step 4 – Drag the corners to adjust the scan so that it fits the full page.

Step 5 – Press the Keep Scan option

Step 6 – Tap Save or continue to scan additional documents.

Step 7 – When you are ready to send your scans then click on them and use the forward function the Share button to email or WhatsApp them to us.

It really couldn’t be easier!

This article appears in the following categories  FAQs & Resources, School Placement

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