Sir Apfelot Blog

2th of June 2021

Advisory: These HP printers are compatible with the M1 iMac (24-inch, 2021)

If you've bought the latest Apple iMac with an M1 chip and 24-inch display, you might be looking for the right accessories. In order to be able to print, scan and fax documents, photos, flyers and other documents, [...]
29. October 2019
Scanner doesn't like using macOS Catalina

macOS Catalina: VueScan helps when the scanner stops working ...

After the release of macOS Catalina, the switch to 64-bit software has made even more scanner users cry than was the case with macOS Mojave. The reason is that the manufacturers of the [...]
15. October 2019

Fujitsu ScanSnap document scanner and macOS Catalina - the current status

Some Fujitsu document scanners can only be used indirectly after upgrading the Apple Mac to macOS 10.15 Catalina. This is because the ScanSnap Manager app is no longer supported in this operating system. The replacement software ScanSnap [...]
10th of June 2019
Google PhotoScan icon

In the test: Google PhotoScan for scanning photos on paper

Today I was briefly forced to do a little test of the iPhone app Google PhotoScan. A friend here in town suddenly wanted old photos (on paper) on his PC. Because he doesn't have a scanner, he has [...]
28. September 2016
Fujitsu ScanSnap scanner software with problems under macOS Sierra

Fujitsu ScanSnap scanner with problems under macOS Sierra

Anyone who reads my blog regularly will know how much I love my ScanSnap iX500. The feeder scanner is absolutely user-friendly and works with me every day in the office. For this reason, so far I have also [...]
11. March 2016
Doxie Go Wi-Fi for Mac, iPhone and iPad

Doxie Go, Go Plus and Go Wi-Fi in comparison: mobile document scanners / feeder scanners for Mac, iPhone and iPad

There are quite a few mobile feeder scanners and they all have certain things in common: They have a built-in rechargeable battery, usually also built-in memory, so that they can scan without a computer and they can scan in different [...]
23. January 2013
Brother DCP-7055 multifunction laser printer

Brother DCP-7055: Inexpensive laser multifunction printer for the Mac

While looking for a b / w multifunctional device for my Mac and my children's computers, I came across the following multifunctional device from [Brother-> brother], which does not offer a fax function, but has scanners, copiers and [...]