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iCopy – Free Photocopier : Turn A Scanner + Printer Into Xerox Machine

by Dwarka Rao 8 January 2010 No Comment

Xerox machine is something that was designed before computer and still no such machine have been able to replace it. So, here is a small and nifty program, which converts the combination of your scanner and printer into a virtual Xerox machine namely iCopy.

iCopy is an open source program which lets to take photocopies of any document with a press of a button. You need not install this free program in your computer. Once you press the button of your scanner, you can simply launch iCopy to start using your virtual photocopier.

With iCopy, your scanner and printer can be converted into a photocopier by a click.

Features

  • Simple Graphical User Interface
  • Switch ON the scanner and use iCopy to run your virtual photocopier
  • Easily change the image settings
  • Preview the page before printing
  • Scan Multiple Pages before printing
  • Program does not require any installation
  • Compatible with all WIA scanners and all printers

Screenshot

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Performance

Although iCopy performs a complex task, it still runs at a good speed.

Reliability

Once you install it, you will find that iCopy is a great resource and its reliability adds to its benefits.

Interface

It’s simple and friendly user interface makes it a killer of an application. Just one click and the combination of your scanner and printer can be used as a virtual Xerox machine.

Misc

iCopy – Free Photocopier is an innovative program which you might have never come across. This is kind of program which completely changes the conventional meaning of a printer and a scanner.

By the virtue of just one click, you can use your printer and scanner combined as a Xerox machine.

Pros

  • A very innovative idea as a whole
  • Simple interface with multiple features
  • Does not require any installation, and can be easily carried in a pen drive
  • Firm control over the image settings like brightness, contrast and number of copies to be printed

Cons

  • If the program is not compatible with your printer then it may get corrupted
  • Requires .NET Framework 2.0

Conclusion

If you have a scanner and a printer, then iCopy is a killer application which will turn your whole computer to a virtual Xerox machine. The whole idea might sound quite complex and innovative, but its user friendly graphical interface makes it a handy and useful application.

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