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Software Downloads: ScanSnap iX500

To decide which to use between ScanSnap Home and ScanSnap Manager, refer to "Software Applications That Can Be Used with the ScanSnap" new window.

The legacy ScanSnap Software (such as ScanSnap Organizer or CardMinder) do not support macOS Mojave v10.14 or laternew window.
Use ScanSnap Home instead.

Setup Programs

Those using ScanSnap Home

ScanSnap Home is a desktop application that edits, manages, and utilizes scanned data from documents, business cards, photos, and receipts to increase your productivity.

Introduction of ScanSnap Homenew window

     The following software will be uninstalled by installing ScanSnap Home:

  • ScanSnap Manager
  • ScanSnap Organizer
  • ScanSnap Receipt
  • CardMinder
  • ScanSnap Cloud

     Also, ScanSnap Home does not offer some functions which have been available with the software above. For details, please refer to PDF Removed Functions.

     ScanSnap Home regularly provides new functions to improve customer convenience so it is recommended that you use this software.

Update History and Future Plansnew window

Software Release date
ScanSnap Home Download Installer 2.8.0 Download new-window November 29, 2022
ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap™ 5.5 Download February 27, 2020

When the setup has completed, check for the latest updates and apply them all prior to using the scanner.

If you are installing ScanSnap Home onto a computer without an internet connection, use the offline installer.

For details on the software, refer to the ScanSnap Helpnew window.

Those using ScanSnap Manager

New functions of ScanSnap Manager are no longer provided.
Therefore, it is recommended that you migrate ScanSnap Manager to ScanSnap Homenew window, which will continue to provide new functions.

Software Release date
ScanSnap Installer [*1] Download November 29, 2022

When the setup has completed, check for the latest updates and apply them all prior to using the scanner.

ScanSnap Installer allows you to install ScanSnap Manager, ScanSnap Online Update, and ScanSnap Manuals.