Won't work. How are you going to work with every scanner?
Use twain drivers? try getting the spec for that. if the user
has a scanner installed why don't they scan the picture then then you
have a button saying upload now...
> Subject: How to scan images on client side using COM
> From: "Arindam Chattopadhya" <arindamc999@y...>
> Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2001 04:56:17
> X-Message-Number: 1
> The requirement is like this.When the user of my site presses a button
> saying "SCAN NOW",in my asp page,if there is scanner installed with the
> users m/c and a picture is there to scan in the scanner,the scanning would
> take place and the photo will be uploaded .
> Its a sort of web based scanning software that i have to develop.I
> understand that i have to use Active-X control on the client side for that
> and the page would only run on IE and not on netscape.That is not a
> problem.But i could not get a lead to start with .I mean if there is any
> readymade Active-X control for that??If so what.I need to know how to
> achieve this functionality??
> Can anybody help me out in this regard.