How to Install Microsoft Office Document Scanning

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Microsoft Office is a word processing program, compatible with Microsoft Word, that allows you to create business documents. One such tool, Microsoft Office document scanning, allows you to scan documents so that they can be converted to PDF files for easy copying, editing and reading. Document scanning can be installed and removed like any other component of Microsoft Office.


Step 1

Click on your computer's "Control Panel" from the Windows Start button and select "Add or Remove Programs."

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Step 2

Click "Change or Remove Programs" and select your edition of Microsoft Office in the next menu. Click "Change."


Step 3

Click the "+" symbol in front of the "Document Scanning" feature and enable its use.


Step 4

Click "Upgrade" and select "Install Now" to initiate the installation of your upgraded Microsoft Office, including document scanning.



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