Now, Scanners Are A Snap To Use

And the latest models are more versatile, thanks to their drag-and-drop software

Using computers to edit or play with pictures has become increasingly popular. But the first step, getting images into digital form, has been anything but fun. A new class of cheap, easy-to-use color scanners for Windows computers is at last making it simple to turn your snapshots into images that can be printed, incorporated into craft projects, E-mailed, or posted on a Web site. You can utilize the scanner to make quick copies, convert printed documents into text that can be edited in a word processor or sent out over a fax modem.

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