How to save your scanned image as pdf in 4 simple steps in Linux?

There are lots of ways to convert your scanned jpeg/jpg image to a pdf document. But there is another easy way to get it the scanned image converted to a pdf .  No conversions needed!

1. Connect your computer to your scanner
2. Fire up Simple Scan application from your dash/ menu
3. Click Scan to scan a document/picture
4. Once the scanning is complete, from the menu, click Save As and save it as a pdf file: e.g. if you want to name the pdf file as imp-doc , type the filename as imp-doc.pdf.

Thats it! Your pdf is created. It opens with Acrobat Reader 9. 🙂

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