Indiana State Guidelines for scanned documents

These court rules are posted for informational purposes only.

Use the following settings when scanning:

  • Resolution of 300 DPI (dots per inch, also PPI or pixels per inch)
  • For black and white: Scan to PDF or Tagged Image File Format with Group 4 compression (TIFF with G4 compression)
  • When color is essential, use: Scan to PDF, JPG or PNG format, 8 bit (BPP or bits per pixel), with loss data compression
  • If scanning to TIFF, JPG, or PNG, convert to PDF before uploading
  • Always apply optical character recognition (OCR)

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