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Reliable document scanning for your web application

The Scanbot Web Document Scanner enables reliable mobile scanning on your website

Web Document Scanner

Guaranteed high-quality scans for your backend system

With our document scanning SDK for the web, enterprises can capture high-quality images of documents with smartphones. Turn mobile devices into fast & accurate document scanners within one week and benefit from perfect scans created by your front end.

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Any mobile device with a camera

No app, no problem

Developed for developers

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On-device solution for maximum privacy & usability

As an enterprise, you want a mobile data capture solution that works anywhere and fulfills the highest possible privacy standards. That is why our Web Scanning SDK operates solely on the end user’s device. It will never track or send data to any third-party server.

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No external servers

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CCPA- & GDPR-compliant

A reliable and feature-rich web document scanner that just works

Whether it is your employees or your customers who use your web app, you want it to work and generate perfect results. This is why we offer the broadest range of features in the document scanning space.

These range from intelligent user guidance over image enhancement features to multiple export formats, such as JPG, TIFF, and PDF.

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User guidance

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Image optimization

Multiple export formats

We rely heavily on this solution, and the Scanbot team has been a trusted partner since day one.

— Patrick Krämer
Product Owner MitarbeiterApp @ Deutsche Telekom

— Patrick Krämer
Product Owner MitarbeiterApp @ Deutsche Telekom

Patrick Krämer Telekom

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Industry Insurance


Increase the amount of automatically processed documents in your backend through high-quality input.

Industry transportation


Allow your drivers to easily submit documents on the road.

Industry accounting

Tax & Accounting

Eliminating paperwork to improve document submission process in any tax, accounting, or finance related workflow.

Available on all major platforms

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Frequently Asked Questions

Didn’t find what you were looking for? Please refer to our FAQs.

How do you scan a document using a web application?

Documents can be easily scanned within a web application using any mobile device that has a rear camera. All that is required is the integration of a Web Scanner SDK, which contains all the necessary functions for document scanning.

How can I integrate a document scanner into my web application?

Web developers can easily add the Scanbot Document Scanner to their web projects, using just a few simple lines of code. Using WebAssembly, the Web SDK offers the highest quality and compatibility.

What kind of hardware and browser is recommended to scan documents from the web?

The Web Document Scanner SDK is optimized for mobile browsers on iOS & Android, such as Safari, Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, and Samsung Internet. We recommend using a camera with autofocus on mobile devices.