Summary: I ordered this scanner yesterday, received it today. Hooked it up to my desktop computer with no problems. Only loaded the device drivers and Action Express software, none of the other applications. As I use my own program to scan in yearbooks for my high school.
Summary: ... but when something works it seems less people take the time to say so. I've had my 3600 for over 2 years. Teamed with Omnipage Pro (I said Pro) and Acrobat Pro (Pro, again) it has given me a nice searchable version of the significant books of my trade.
Summary: This is a great scanner for what it does. It is designed to scan bound printed material in preparation for OCR or conversion to a electronic file. It does this excellently. But for anything else you would use a scanner for, it is not as good as some of the cheaper products on the market.
Summary: Le scanner opticbook 3600 est un scanner usb2 rapide et à la prise en main facile. L'installation des logiciels s'effectue sans problème (2 CD contenant le pilote, un logiciel de retouche photo, un logiciel de gestion des images et un logiciel d'OCR, finereader 5.
Pros: scanner avec bord adapté à un livre à reliure serrée .
Cons: Assez cher . Pas pour les négatifs . Pas pour LINUX