Reliable document scanning for your web application

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

Web Document Scanner SDK

Enterprises that use our solutions

Guaranteed high-quality scans for your backend system

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

Integrate our SDK in your web app within a couple of hours and benefit from high-quality scans out of your front end.

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Any Mobile Device

Any mobile device with a camera

No App - no problem

No app, no problem

Developed for developers

Web Document Scanner

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Data Privacy

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


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 self-explaining user guidance over image enhancement features to multiple export formats, such as PDF, JPEG, PNG, and TIFF.

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Scanbot SDK User Guidance

User guidance

Image optimization

Export formats

Web Document Scanner
Deutsche Telekom Case Study

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

Patrick Krämer - Deutsche Telekom

Patrick Krämer

Product Owner MitarbeiterApp @ Deutsche Telekom

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Frequently Asked Questions

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 front- or rear-facing camera with autofocus, whereas a rear-facing camera is recommended. All that is required is the integration of a Web Document 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 SDK 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.