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PFU’s New Office Linkage Function Loaded ScanSnap

PFU’s New Office Linkage Function Loaded ScanSnap

On January 22, 2007, PFU (President Fujio Wajima, Tokyo Headquarters, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture) announced that the Japanese launch of the ScanSnap S510, the latest addition to its family of easy to use color duplex ADF scanners(*1), would take place on February 10, 2007. (Orders for the S510 began being accepted in Japan as of January 22, 2007.)

ScanSnap S510 (ADF, Duplex Color Image Scanner)ScanSnap "one touch" easy-to-use compact color duplex ADF scanners are being used by thousands of people around the world to digitize paper-based information.
The S510, the most recent addition to the ScanSnap family, comes armed with a "Quick Menu" function that enables users to easily attach scanned images to email messages and to use this scanner in place of a photocopier. This new function also lets users scan directly to Microsoft® Word and Excel files. As a result, the S510 helps users achieve greater efficiency through smoothing the process of digitizing and utilizing scanned information.
The addition of this new feature makes ScanSnap an even more useful partner at the office.

ScanSnap S510 Main Features

  1. Automatically converts scanned data into Microsoft® Word and Excel files (New)
    The Japanese S510 uses a Fujitsu developed world-class OCR engine to easily convert ScanSnap scanned data into Microsoft® Word and Excel files(*2) for improved office related efficiency when making use of scanned paper based data.
  2. Scan documents directly to email and use the S510 in place of a photocopier (New)
    The ScanSnap concept of speedy and easy to use "one touch" scanning has taken another step forward. The S510 is armed with a new function that enables users to directly scan-to-email, scan-to-print (photocopier function) and scan-to-folders. The result is not just easier scanning, but easier application of digitized data.
  3. Bundled with Adobe® Acrobat® 8 Standard (New)
    The S510 includes Adobe® Acrobat® 8 Standard, the latest version of this widely used business document management software, for easy PDF creation, editing and management.

Other features

  • Microsoft® Vista™ compatible
  • The S510 includes software trial versions of PDF file management software, OCR software and other software that is useful at the office.


  • Visit the ScanSnap homepage for more information

    URL: (ScanSnap Portal Site)


  • Microsoft as well as Windows, Word and Excel are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation of the United States and other respective countries.
  • Adobe, Adobe PDF and Acrobat are registered trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and / or other countries.
  • Other products and company names appearing in this press release are the registered trademarks of the respective companies.

(*1) ScanSnap scanners can be purchased in Japan from PFU Limited and other Fujitsu Group Companies as well as from various national computer and electronics retailers.
(*2) Depending upon the paper document being scanned, there may be occasions when ScanSnap S510 cannot accurately duplicate the original document or text that has been printed on it.

Contact for the press:
Management and Planning Department, PFU
TEL: 044-540-4540

Contact for customers:
Sales Dep. 1, Imaging Business Sales Div., Products Group, PFU
TEL: 044-540-4538