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Scanning tips

Before getting started

This article is about scanning tips for importing answers after conducting paper exams. If haven't done that yet, you might wanna take a look at the previous articles.

See Creating a paper exam, Creating an exam question, and Printing an exam for more information.

Scanning tips

After conducting a paper exam, you will want to upload the answers to OpExams to easily grade them and turn them into useful reports. This will require you to scan them and turn them into PDF files.

We've prepared a few tips to help you scan the papers more efficiently and get the best results.

Tip 1: Optimal scanner settings

Use these scanner settings to get the best results:

  • Resolution: 150 dpi. This resolution is the optimal balance between scan quality and speed.