Nowadays, digital copies are becoming more popular because they are safer and easier to carry than paper records. Modern PCs and laptops also support the scan & print functions that allow you to create a copy of a document or file in the read-only format like PDF and print or share it as per your preferences. So, creating a digital copy (via scan) of a document is an easy and simple process to perform. “But, what if you don’t have a PC or laptop that supports the scan and print functions?” Well, then you can use your smartphone or tablet to scan and print a document of your preferences. Continue reading this page to know “how to scan and print from your phone or tablet” in detail. You can use your smartphone or tablet’s built-in camera to capture a high-quality scan of a document and print or share it. However, this method might vary a little bit based on your OS types.
If you’re using an iPhone, iPad, or any iOS device, then you can use its free, pre-installed app called “Notes” to scan and print from your phone. The following instructions will guide you in performing the same.
Similarly, if you’re using an Android phone or tablet, you can use the Google Drive app to scan and print a document of your preferences. This app is pre-installed on almost all Android phones. So, just open the app and sign in using your Google account (if necessary) to use the print & scan functions with it.
You can also use some dedicated apps that are designed for scanning and printing from your phone or tablet. The two most popular and trusted scanner apps are Tiny Scanner and Scanner Pro. Some printer models also offer dedicated apps for scanning and printing from your phone or tablet. If you’re using an HP printer, then use the HP Smart app to scan and print from your phone or tablet.
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