Passport Scanning

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Using the optical passport reader requires a flat bed scanner with at least 300dpi.


Locate top corner of the scanner which is usually mark by an arrow.



Open the passport to the page with the details and photo





Place the passport face down with the left top corner on the arrow

with the left aligned to the long edge of the scanner.

(passport facing you)



Turn the passport to face the glass of the scanner

(passport facing down to scanner)








If the passport is placed correctly, the image will show as above after the scan button is pressed. If the image does not appear as above,

please rotate the passport and try again.


The scanner is 95% accurate at detecting faces, letter and numbers. If there are problems with detection, please click the scan button again.








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