Optimately, your sheet music will be scanned in letter format (=210mmx297mm), 300 dpi and black-and-white (1 bit monochrome). A higher or lower resolution can affect the result of the scanning. If you're using a smartphone for digitizing your sheet music, refer to this article.
Downloaded sheet music & handwritten notes
Downloading pictures or PDFs from the internet can be tricky: Since the quality of these files varies greatly, the scanning result varies accordingly. We recommend your using original sheet music.
ScanScore cannot process handwritten notes. Please avoid digitizing handwritten notes.