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Hello Everyone,

Just wondering if there is a way like in Windows 10 or 11 to merge photos after a Fax & Scan (scanning) to put all of those images into one PDF?

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You can "merge multiple files and formats into a single PDF" by using Nuance Paper Port. The software has been around for some time. I don't think Windows provides that capability.
 

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I see, is that a free app? Though the workaround for Windows 10 is to select all photos then right-click, then press print, then I can put them into "Print into PDF". Does that work on Windows 11? Thanks, as I am still on 10 :D
 

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Ha! Ha! I like the workaround - I'd not realised that one before. No, Paperport is not free.
 

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Yeah, well it just seems that Fax & Scan is a old product that seems to do the job fine, anyways all my scans are saved in OneDrive!! I knew Windows has a way to do it, I follow it , no 3rd party.
 

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Hello, wondering if that workaround still work on 11??? Can you confirm does it open the new print dialog or the old one
 

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Under Devices > Printers in Win 11 it shows Microsoft Print to pdf.
 

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Here you go.

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That's not my point, you scan some photos with Fax & Scan then you try to put all those photos into one. It's not the same as printing a page in a browser.
 

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So you right-click all the photos in a folder and you press print? When I scan a few photos, in fax & scan, i want to merge them into one pdf. Thanks :D
 

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Ok it's possible to do what you wish, and do it for free, but it will need two applications to achieve

You will first need Word or one of it's clones, Powerpoint or another clone of it is also an option ...

What you then do is to create a document using the tools in "Word" until you have a document that has all your images in the order you want, (you can also of course create text labels etc if you wish), as if you were going to send to a printer


Follow this link to PDFCreator - select an install the free version - this will create a "dummy" printer that will create a PDF from any file (that it supports), that is sent to it.

Similar options are included in Windows, but do not have the controls for pagination etc of PDFCreator which can also if you wish print to various graphics format JPG etc
 

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I simply select all the images in the folder, right click and select print. In the printer property box unselect fit picture to fram (?) and Microsoft Print to PDF.

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I simply select all the images in the folder, right click and select print. In the printer property box unselect fit picture to fram (?) and Microsoft Print to PDF.

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Yes, that is what I meant, I was just wondering if they killed of the old printer dialog, it seems that part of windows 7 is still alive in Windows 11. Thanks for testing this for me, this is critical for me as a student as I can finally can just scan and send my homework as a pdf instead of all these hundreds of images.
 

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Ok it's possible to do what you wish, and do it for free, but it will need two applications to achieve

You will first need Word or one of it's clones, Powerpoint or another clone of it is also an option ...

What you then do is to create a document using the tools in "Word" until you have a document that has all your images in the order you want, (you can also of course create text labels etc if you wish), as if you were going to send to a printer


Follow this link to PDFCreator - select an install the free version - this will create a "dummy" printer that will create a PDF from any file (that it supports), that is sent to it.

Similar options are included in Windows, but do not have the controls for pagination etc of PDFCreator which can also if you wish print to various graphics format JPG etc
Thanks Nigel for the suggestion but Microsoft already has a PDF printer. Have a good day everyone and sorry for the bother of silly questions :(
 

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Thanks Nigel for the suggestion but Microsoft already has a PDF printer. Have a good day everyone and sorry for the bother of silly questions :(
There's no such thing as a silly question.
 

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@Fabler2 please remove that PDF and images, it has your car license plate, this is a public forum, so yeah please be cautious with online fours.
 

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