How to scan documents on your iPhone or iPad

How to scan documents on your iPhone or iPad

You can use the Notes app to scan documents and add signatures on your iPhone or iPad.

Scan a document:

  1. Open Notes and select a note or create a new one.
  2. Tap the Camera button ios14-notes-camera-yellow-icon.png then tap Scan Documents ios14-notes-scan-document-icon.png
  3. Place your document in view of the camera.
  4. If your device is in Auto mode, your document will automatically scan. If you need to manually capture a scan, tap the Shutter button ios10-3-clips-app-shutter-icon.png or press one of the Volume buttons. Then drag the corners to adjust the scan to fit the page, then tap Keep Scan.
  5. Tap Save or add additional scans to the document.

Sign a document:

  1. Open Notes, then tap the document in the note.
  2. Tap the Share button ios14-notes-share-icon.png, then tap Markup ios14-notes-markup-icon.png
  3. Tap the Add button ios14-notes-tools-more-options-icon.png, then tap Signature ios14-notes-signature-icon.png and add a saved signature or create a new signature. Then you can adjust the size of the signature box and place it wherever you want on the document.
  4. Tap Done.
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