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How to modify simulator images in eCopy ShareScan 5.x


For ShareScan 6.1, 5.4 the samples images are at the following location.

  1. For the Web based simulator:
    • C:\ProgramData\Nuance\ShareScan\Tomcat\Config
    • Refer to "" located within the image repository that outlines the different methods available to alter simulator images.
  2. For the Windows Simulator:
    • C:\ProgramData\Nuance\ShareScan\ScanStation Client\SampleImages

For ShareScan 5.2, 5.1, and 5.0 installations with the Xerox or HP performance release the folder location is

  • C:\Program Files\Nuance\Tomcat 7.0\webapps\ShareScan\WEB-INF\test (32-bit systems)
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Nuance\Tomcat 7.0\webapps\ShareScan\WEB-INF\test (64-bit systems)

In eCopy ShareScan 5.0 through Service Pack 4 & Ricoh Performance Release, the simulator pulls images from the following folder:

  • C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 5.5\webapps\ShareScan\WEB-INF\test (32-bit systems)

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 5.5\webapps\ShareScan\WEB-INF\test (62-bit systems)

Modifying the files used in the Simulator mode can be achieved by following the steps below:

  1. Browse to the appropriate folder referenced above.
  2. Back up the existing images to another location.
  3. Replace the images with the desired JPEG format files.

Note: The file names must be "image1.jpg", "image2.jpg", "image3.jpg", etc.