SmartSoft Capture and EMC Captiva QuickScan Pro Comparison

The following table outlines the differences between SmartSoft Capture and EMC Captiva QuickScan Pro scanning software.

Feature SmartSoft Capture EMC Captiva QuickScan Pro
Driver support TWAIN ISIS
Document separation Barcode, Automatic based on document contents Barcode, patch code, blank page, set number of pages
Barcode support EAN 13, EAN 8, UPC A, UPC E, Code 39 (also known as Code 3 of 9), Interleaved 2 of 5 (ITF), UCC/EAN-128 (also known as GS1-128), QR Code

3 of 9, Addon2, Addon5, Airline 2 of 5, AustralianPost, BCD Matrix, CODABAR, Code 128, Code 2 of 5, Code 32, Code 3 of 9, DataMatrix, Datalogic 2 of 5, EAN13, EAN8, I25, Intelligent Mail, Invert 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5, Postnet, QRCode, RoyalPost, UCC/EAN128, UPC-A, UPC-E, PDF417

Image processing Some image processing filters - deskew, despeckle, auto-orientation Several image processing filters:

Background Dropout, Barcode Hilite / Barcode Detection, Black Overscan Removal, Blank Page Detection, Blank Page Removal, Border Removal, Color Content, Color Dropout, Crop, Deskew, Digital Stamp, Dilation, Erosion, Halftone Removal, Hole Removal, Invert Image, Line Removal, Noise Removal, Patchcode Detection, Rotation, Scaling, Skeleton, Smoothing, Threshold

Language support English and Latin-based (special characters may not work) Latin or Cyrillic characters
Automatic data capture Software uses form configuration, on-the-fly training, and fuzzy logic to automatically capture form information Zonal OCR only. Zones must be in the same location on the page
Full OCR Yes Yes, optional
Number of OCR engines 2 1
OCR confidence rating Yes No
Batch templates No Yes
Form templates Yes No
Process existing images PDF, BMP, JPG, JPEG, PNG, TIFF, TIF TIFF, TIF
Email import Yes, IMAP only No
Indexing Yes Yes
Desktop scanner support Yes with TWAIN driver Yes with ISIS driver
Network scanner support Yes, can scan from Watched folder No, not directly
OS support Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10

Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1

Output formats PDF only PDF, TIFF
Lists support Can import CSV file List entries must be entered manually
Field lookup (mapping) Yes No
Supported by manufacturer Yes No longer supported as of January 2017 by EMC Captiva
Other editions available SmartSoft Pro, line item capture, integration with accounting and other systems, additional OCR engine None