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Faculty Help: Creating PDFs with Phone Technology: Home



The Notes App on the iPhone will allow you to create PDFs of documents, images, and/or pages of books.  Follow these steps:

  • Open the Notes App
  • Click on the camera on the bottom of the screen
  • Select "Scan Documents"
  • Hold your phone above the documents you would like to scan
  • Press the picture button
  • To scan more than one page select "scan" to continue adding images to the PDF
  • Once you have completed your scan you can email the PDF to yourself
    • Click on the completed document
    • Click on the upload image
    • Select your email program and send the document as an attachment



Android - iPad - iPhone


Sign in with your Adobe ID or Google, Facebook, or Apple account to access Adobe Scan. Create PDFs and click Share to easily email them to yourself or export them to OneDrive or Google Drive. Exported PDF scans automatically include OCR. No page limit for scans.

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