Downloading the DataScanner
The DataScanner portion of the DataDirector™ system
be downloaded onto the PC attached to the
scanner prior to scanning any answer documents into DataDirector.
Ensure that the TWAIN driver
(usually part of the software bundle that comes with the scanner) is
downloaded on the computer you will be dedicating
Verify that the LAN cable and the power cord of the scanner are connected.
Note: the person setting up the scanner
ve a DataDirector username and password>
Recommended System Requirements for the PC attached to the Scanner
Microsoft® Windows XP, Service Pack 2
.NET Framework 1.1, Service Pack 1 (Not .NET 2.0)
Intel® Pentium® D Processor with Dual Core Tec
hnology or AMD Athlon™ 64 X2
1 to 2 GB system memory (RAM)
500 MB free disk space
The more available memory, the faster answer sheets scan and process. Removing all unnecessary
applications and background processes on the dedicated computer should improve
Login to your district’s DataDirector site at
Username: APS Employee ID #
User created password
if logged in before
If you have access to more than one site, choose the appropriate school location
In the address bar, you should now see:
aps/ and type in datascanner
The DataScanner installation page will load.
Download DataScanner Version 1.2.2 Now
button and follow the on screen inst
Install DataScanner by opening
and following the instructions
Follow the on
line instructions to complete the set up of DataScanner
DataScanner will automatically open. In the configuration page, type aps in the space labeled “site name.”
Test the DataScanner installation by logging into the DataScanner application.
Use your DataDirector us
ername and password
Note that a DataScanner icon has also been place on the PC’s desktop.
You are now ready to use DataScanner. The latest version is 1.2.2.