Frequently Asked Questions
Scanbox has only 2 sides so it can make as much use of the natural light as possible.
Scanbox+ comes with a light diffusing back flap and a set of LED Lights with wires* designed to optimize lighting conditions inside the box and give you an even higher quality end scan.
*(Due to postal regulations we can’t ship the required 9V battery so you’ll have to provide your own :-)Last updated:
Please add the postage to your pledge as indicated in that reward. Eg. Your pledge will be more than the reward unless it states postage is included for that reward in your region. A typical scenario is layed out below. Scanbox+ sent to a USA address is as follows: Pledge - $28 Choose - $25 reward of a Scanbox+ This equates to $28 for a Scanbox+ sent to a USA address. Just use the amount of the reward you would like for the region you are in as stated in the pledge section. We have also recently been able to ship from USA and Australia for $3 on the single Scanbox options. So if you're in Australia just pledge $3 extra to cover postage.Last updated:
We have created this FAQ to give you an indication of shipping costs on the larger quantities of Scanbox to countries other than USA and Australia. [10, 20, 30,50 100 units pledges] The link below is to the Fedex Shipping Calculator. We will minus the included shipping costs to US/AUS (approx. $3 per unit) and then the shipping will be on-charged at exact cost prices from Fedex at the time of shipping. When your Scanboxes are manufactured and packed in a box ready to go - we will send you a Paypal request and ask you to pay for the shipping according to Fedex prices.
FROM: Melbourne, Australia (Postal Code: 3000)
TO: Your Address
Pickup/Dropoff: FedEx Pickup
10 units - 4 kgs
20 units - 6 kgs
30 units - 10 kgs
50 units - 15 kgs
100 units - 30 kgsLast updated:
We have had a few question regarding the expected RRP of Scanbox. Whilst we are unsure of the exact RRP that Scanbox will sell for when it does arrive in the shops the below is our current expectation:
Scanbox Standard RRP $29
Scanbox Plus RRP $49Last updated:
Scanbox is optimized to work with smartphones, especially the iPhone 4S and 4. But it works just as well with any device that has a camera.
Most smartphones will work perfectly however Andy emailed us and said that his HTC Desire HD does not capture the full A4 document when it is 310mm above the document. (it needs to be raised another 50mm to get a full A4 document in frame). The best way to confirm you will get the full document in your image is to hold you phone 310mm above the document and you'll be able to see what it will capture. (This is the same height as the actual Scanbox.) Email email@example.com if you have any questions about this and we'll be able to guide you through the process.Last updated:
If you have an iPhone and Apple TV your already set up via "Airplay" which lets you mirror exactly what’s on your mobile display to the big screen. If you have a Samsung Galaxy phone you can use "AllShare Play" to do the same thing. For more information check out http://www.apple.com/ and http://www.samsung.com/Last updated:
Apple devices have a great function called "AirPrint", which allows you to wirelessly print to any AirPrint-enabled printer. There are many available from HP, Epson, and Canon. Just visit the Apple Online Store or view a list of AirPrint-enabled printers and find one that’s right for you.
There is also an application for the Mac called Printopia which turns most printers connected to a Mac into an AirPrint enabled printer.
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