Topics   All   MacOS (Only)   Windows (Only)   Linux (Only, Not)   iOS (Only, Not)  
Components   Crossplatform Mac & Win   Server   Client   Old   Deprecated   Guides   Examples   Videos
New in version: 11.2   11.3   11.4   11.5   12.0   12.1   12.2   12.3   12.4   12.5    Statistic    FMM    Blog  


Creates a PDF with all scanned documents.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
ImageCapture 9.1 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "ImageCapture.PDF" { ; FileName } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
FileName The filename to use. "scan.pdf" Optional


Returns PDF container value or error.


Creates a PDF with all scanned documents.
We get the file path list and create a new PDF document, add all the images and then return the PDF.
You can store it in a container field or export to a file (with Container.WriteFile).


Get a PDF into a field:

Set Variable [$pdf; MBS("ImageCapture.PDF") ]
If [ MBS("IsError") = ]
      Set Field [MyTable::MyPDF; $pdf)
End If

See also

Release notes

  • Version 9.1

Blog Entries

Created 11st February 2019, last changed 27th August 2021

ImageCapture.OpenDevice - ImageCapture.PreferredDevice

Feedback: Report problem or ask question.

Start Chat