Softi Scan to PDF

Softi Scan to PDF


Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 25 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
2.50
File Size:
2.12MB
Date Added:
July 25, 2012
Price:
Free to try (30-day trial); $29.95 to buy (Buy it now)
Operating Systems:
Windows XP/Vista/7
Total Downloads:
242,490
Downloads Last Week:
238
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Additional Requirements:
Not available

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All User Reviews
  • All Versions:

    3.6

    out of 25 votes

    • 5 star: 13
    • 4 star: 3
    • 3 star: 1
    • 2 star: 2
    • 1 star: 6
  • Current Version:

    3.3

    out of 10 votes

    • 5 star: 5
    • 4 star: 1
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 4
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  • 1 stars

    "Contains malware"

    August 08, 2013   |   By jochem99

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    the actual scanner works great

    Cons

    Installs dj mixi search bar and webcake and a bunch of other crap. Difficult to remove. Also causes adobe flash plugin to crash.

    Summary

    Don't install!! It's not worth it.

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  • 5 stars

    "Tried others but this just worked!"

    July 12, 2013   |   By neuromandw

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    Downloaded, installed on Windows 8 x64 with Brother DCP-7065DN over ethernet, scanned multiple pages to PDF correcting one rotated page in the middle...viola! Done within a minute.

    Cons

    None so far.

    Summary

    Really happy with it. Will use again throughout 30 day trial and see how it goes, but I love software that just works and solves problems as they should: taking the user and workflow into account.

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  • 1 stars

    "Not as good as it used to be"

    January 31, 2013   |   By TBurk4772

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    Originally did what it should

    Cons

    Multiple page scans from an auto-feeder hang the application - no response from the developer.

    Summary

    Used for a couple of years and and used it all the time, but now it fails on almost every scan. Tried re-installing, no joy - no response from the developer. Have now switched to Fast Scan to PDF - cheaper and works.

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  • 1 stars

    "suspicious download"

    January 24, 2013   |   By sirJamesFriendly

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    I don't recommend

    Cons

    When I tried to download it my protection software blocked it and gave several suspicious messages.

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  • 5 stars

    "Reliable with great compression"

    December 14, 2012   |   By ajstockman

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    Easy to use interface, can use my multi-function printer's autofeed tray, excellent compression (file size), can edit scan settings

    Cons

    None. Love this software.

    Summary

    This software has paid for itself - many times when I need to scan docs it is to transmit a signed copy of a document (flexible spending account claim forms, docs for lawyers, etc)via email. I use this software about 3x/month, and it was more when I was selling, then buying, a house. A superior time & money saver.

    Updated on Dec 14, 2012

    Update: Used this software from version 2.37 to current version updated in July 2012. I run this on a moderately equipped PC with Win7 Home Premium and use an all-in-one print/scan/fax/copy device with it - a Dell 962.

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  • 5 stars

    "Simple and effective"

    October 07, 2012   |   By wamaruna

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    I finally figured out how to make my old Canon N650U flatbed scanner work on my wife's Vista machine (even though Canon said it did not support Vista with that scanner.) But I needed an app to scan directly to PDF since the old Canon software left much to be desired. This software is easy to use, will scan multiple pages into a single PDF file if desired, and connects without issue to the scanner's TWAIN driver.

    Cons

    Documentation, while existing, leaves something to be desired. It was not intuitively clear how to scan multiple pages into a single file (you just don't press the 'Save PDF' button until all pages are scanned in.) Also, at $30, the software is pricey - but it does work. One other thing to be aware of: after you pay your money to get the license number, you have to download and install another version of the software, since you can't just plug the license number into the trial version.

    Summary

    This was the solution I was looking for. If it had been $10 cheaper, I'd have been happier. Oh well, no one made me buy it. Problem-free, so far, on this 32-bit Vista machine.

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  • 4 stars

    "Great for the Price"

    September 18, 2012   |   By pkpjpm

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    Simple to use and install, works with a fairly old network scanner. Results compare with Acrobat in terms of legibility.

    Cons

    Image compression not as good as Acrobat, no OCR. For example, 846KB document w/OCR in Acrobat comes in a just over 1MB w/no OCR.

    Summary

    This won't take the place of Acrobat if you're serious about document scanning, but if you just need a simple solution to replace a fax machine, it's more than adequate, simple, and priced very well.

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  • 5 stars

    "Great scanning software"

    August 17, 2012   |   By jasonpk2

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    Simple to use as it basically just has a Scan and a Save button.
    I scanned an 18 page document that was HUGE using the HP software but using Softy was under 1MB! Now I can email scans with ease.

    Cons

    Its not free :(

    Summary

    Good compression and easy to use.

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  • 5 stars

    "Just upgraded"

    August 14, 2012   |   By happybanana

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    I have used an older version and just upgraded to this and still works great. recommended.

    Cons

    Sometimes need more image saving options.

    Summary

    Simple to use and just works.

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  • 1 stars

    "It crashes every time"

    August 07, 2012   |   By wwwanderlust

    Version: Softi Scan to PDF 2.50

    Pros

    No pros. At all

    Cons

    It crashes. Bad software choice

    Summary

    It crashes every time I'm about to end the scan of the book I'm trying to convert to pdf.

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