Concise definitions on frequent terms

Category: "Imaging"

Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)

  08/26/08 01:43, by admin, Categories: Imaging
An Automatic Document Feeder (ADF) is a mechanism that will automatically feed an original sheet of paper so that a printer can scan some amount of the paper at once. more »

BIT Depth

  08/26/08 01:47, by admin, Categories: Imaging
The Bit depth describes the number of bits used to represent the color of a single pixel in a bitmapped image. Higher color depth gives a broader range of distinct colors. As the number of bits increases, the number of possible colors becomes… more »


  10/03/09 20:11, by sandeepbk, Categories: Imaging
A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) a.k.a. hard drive or hard disk, is a non-volatile storage device. It stores digitally-encoded data on rapidly rotating platters with magnetic surfaces. more »


  08/26/08 07:47, by admin, Categories: Imaging
Shades of gray that represent light and dark portions of an image. When color images are converted to grayscale; colors are represented by various shades of gray depending on their brightness. more »


  08/26/08 01:48, by admin, Categories: Imaging
A bitmapped image format used internally by the Microsoft Windows graphics subsystem (GDI), and used commonly as a simple graphics file format on Windows. more »

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