It appears that though the scanner driver for Mac OS X 10.7 Lion is a 32 bit application, the Photoshop Scanner Bundle also includes a 64 bit version of the driver for compatibility with the new OS.
You can find the Photoshop Scanner Bundle for Mac and Windows version of the software at the Adobe site, but if you would like to download the latest version of the scanner driver for your operating system, you will find it at the Adobe support website.
On the other hand, the scanner Drivers is the most complex part of the bundle, as unlike Photoshop Components, there is no one universal scanner driver. However, it seems that most scanners are built in a way that they can be managed using Photoshop Components. The bundle has a number of scanner drivers , along with a help file that explains how to use them. The FAQ is also useful. For additional help on using the scanner Driver, please visit the support site . On the other hand, there is a Windows version of the scanner Driver, along with a Mac version .
Once the driver is installed, your scanner should be easily detected in the scanner Drivers. Simply double-click on it to fire up it. You can find the drivers on the support site . Select your scanner, then click on the scan button. As a preview of your document, you can open Adobe Reader, paint or use any other app that can print. Upon completion of the scan, simply save the file.
The scanner Driver will print a PDF file with the scanned images. When you open the file, it will look like any other PDF file. But if you look carefully, you will see a tab at the top of the PDF that says ‘ Scan ’, which is where the driver will pop up.
There are some scanners that do not require any drivers. The one I am using is a flatbed scanner that works fine with Windows 7. Scanning is effortless. You just open the program and tell it to scan. The software does the rest. If you want to use any scanner that requires drivers, here is where I would start.
5. The scanner driver creates a folder, where you dropped the image. Under each image folder is a sub folder called ScanResults. These are the scanned images. In my case, the image is being saved to a folder called