Scanbot for iOS Updated With PDF Password Protection, New Themes and Filters


Scanbot, a document scanner and QR reader for iOS, has received an update today which brings plenty of new features and bug fixes.

The update brings new features for all users, including new themes, a black and white filter, and an improved user interface when reviewing a scan. The document scanner has also improved the feel when drawing signatures and adds support for Arabic.


If you are a pro user of the app (in-app purchase required), the update adds the ability to append pages to an existing scan and add a password to protect your PDF documents. Here is a full list of features included in the latest update:

What’s New in Version 3.2.1

For All Users

– Scanbot now supports Arabic

– Added a beautiful new “social” theme

– Optimized experience for the b&w filter

– Drawing signatures feels more natural

– New waiting interface when reviewing a scan

– Lots of bugfixes and improved memory consumption

For Pro Users

– Add pages to existing scans

– Fast full-text search

– PDF password protection


Scanbot is a premium mobile scanner app for documents and QR codes, which allows you to create high-quality PDF or JPG scans and send them via email or upload them to iCloud Drive, Box, Dropbox, Evernote and other cloud services.

Scanbot is available as a free download from the App Store. The app requires a device running iOS 7.1 or later and contains in-app purchases that range from $1.99 to $4.99.

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