I've been using the Microsoft Office scanning software. It has the
capability of saving scans in tiff format. There must be some
provision in tiff that allows multiple images (pages) to be saved
in a single tiff format file.
Gimp 2.4 (Win XP) tiff reader understands this format, opens the file
and asks if it should open each page as image or as layers. Opening
as layers allows single operations to apply on all pages, making work
easier. The problem is there doesn't seem to be any way to print
without flattening (all you get is the top layer of course) or to save
the result, keeping the layers, in some format that another program
can read. What I would like is something that could convert layers
to images at least.
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