Scanner Options (Windows only): click to open the Scanner Options dialog box. (Available
only after you select a scanner.)
User Interface: the hide scanner’s interface option bypasses the windows and dialog
boxes provided by the scanner manufacturer. Instead, scanning from Foxit opens the
Foxit Scanner dialog box.
Paper Size: the menu lists available standard page sizes.
Sides: choose single-sided or double-sided scanning.
Color Mode (Windows only): select a basic color mode (Color, Black and White, or Grayscale)
supported by your scanner. This option is enabled if your Scanner Options are set to use the
Foxit scanning dialog box instead of the scanner application.
Resolution (Windows only): select a resolution supported by your scanner. This option is
enabled if your Scanner Options are set to use the Foxit scanning dialog box instead of the
Note: If you select a Color Mode or Resolution option not supported by your scanner, a message
appears and your scanner’s application window opens, where you can select different options.
Paper: select a paper size or specify a custom width and height.
New PDF Document: select this to create a new PDF; deselect it if you want to append the
scanned page to an existing PDF.
Append: select this if you want to add the converted scan to an existing PDF. Click Browse to
find and select another PDF.
Choose Configure Presets to configure the presets of scanning. See also “
Choose Custom Scan to
customize the scan settings”.
Creating Blank PDF
Choose Home and click Blank tool
in the Create ribbon, and a blank PDF will be
Choose Home > Tools > Typewriter.
Double click the blank page to start typing the text you want to add to the blank page.
As needed, select other tools and options that you want to apply to the PDF.
Choose File > Save, and select a name and location for the PDF file.