9. Enhancing a Scanned Image
The CanoScan Toolbox provides a wide variety of imaging tools you can use to modify and enhance
images you scan.
Using the Editing Tools
The CanoScan Toolbox editing tools appear when you open an image. You can also control the palette
display by using the Show/Hide Tools command from the CanoScan Toolbox Main window.
To use an editing tool, click on the desired tool and then move your cursor over the image window. Notice
that the cursor changes shape to reflect the tool you have selected.
The image editing tools included with the CanoScan Toolbox are described below:
Rectangle Select Tool: defines a
Hand Tool: moves a picture in
Fill Tool: fills an area with color or
a tile pattern.
Eraser Tool: erases to the
Air Brush Tool: sprays smooth
Clone Tool: paints with pixels
from another area.
Tool: replaces the foreground
color with the background color.
CanoScan Toolbox for the Macintosh, 1.0
Lasso Tool: defines an irregular
Magnify/Zoom Tool: changes
magnification level. Choosing
Actual Size from the Image menu
resets the image to the original
Text Tool: adds text to annotate
Pencil Tool: draws freehand.
Paint Tool: paints freehand.
Smudge Tool: smears colors.