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“Start Scan” has disappeared from the context menu of my printer/scanner in Devices & Printers

Windows 7 64-bit. I have a Brother printer/scanner which I installed many months ago. For a while, I was able to start a scan by right-clicking the printer under Devices & Printers from the ...
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Automated Scan, Save & Attach to Outlook

How do I automate HP Scan to automatically save the file and attach it to a new email in Outlook without having to manually set a file name and save? This is not the same as the scan-and-attach ...
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FTP scanner connection [closed]

have just tried the FTP method, but the printer cannot connect. Means I'm doing something wrong. I have set it up with the defaults - port 21, etc. Created a user (no group) with a password. Created a ...
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How would one digitize a thick book into a PDF version in the most time-efficient way, using only a camera and a computer?

For this example I have a: dSLR camera (Canon EOS) + no tripod latest commercial version of Adobe Acrobat a computer with internet frugal character I also own a physically printed and bound book ...
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Win 10 “abnormal operating environment” running Scansnap S1500 Mgr v5.5L10

Unable to connect. Sometimes able to connect by restarting and/or unplugging. Recovery tool in the Support Tools gives me "abnormal operating environment" Retart/unplug options did not work this ...
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Symbol Ls2208 Barcode scanner Stops working and is VERY unreliable on Windows 10

Since I upgraded to Windows 10 most barcode scanners I try to install are really unreliable either when I plug the scanner in via use it does nothing no beep no light nothing or on plugging it works ...
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start scanning from next page number (incrementing page numbers of files)

I am scanning a couple of my notes. The are saved as note1.jpg,note2.jpg,note3.jpg and so on the scanning happened smoothly till note48.jpg, some how some thing at this instant went wrong and then now ...
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Scan without printhead in MP490

I don't have any ink cartridges which the printer isn't letting me scan anything (you have to be kidding me Cannon?) I would appreciate any help! I've done some googling and nothing seems to work (...
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How to reduce the file size of scans initiated from the printer?

My HP Deskjet 3050A printer saves scanned files as HUGE .png images. I scanned one page and it saved it as a .png file over 30 MB in size when using 600 dpi. Where would I find the printer settings to ...
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Brother ADS-2000 disconnects overnight

We have a Brother ADS-2000 scanner that disconnects every night. The sleep settings on the machine are set to the max timeout, and USB power management is disabled, so Windows shouldn't shut off the ...
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Can't connect dell 1600n scanner on ubuntu

I have a dell 1600n multifunction printer with scanner. Printing is no problem but i cant connect the scanner. I followed the instruction on SANE - Installing a scanner that isn't auto-detected. ...
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unidirectional vs bidirectional flatbed scanners

Why does the scanner head needs to return to it's start position after each scan? It wouldn't be faster if it had 2 start positions at the edges or just leave the head in the middle after each scan? ...
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How can I use a Xerox DocuMate 510 scanner with Windows 10

I have a Xerox DocuMate scanner that I had used on Windows 7. I've recently upgraded to Windows 10. I see the scanner as installed in the printers part of the settings, but I can no longer find the ...
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How do you scan an image using OpenToonz's scanning tool GTS?

I downloaded OpenToonz yesterday and made my first animation successfully using only my mouse and OpenToonz. I would like to make my next animation by drawing all the frames on paper and scanning the ...
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How I can connect my network scanner canon ir2525 to my macbook os x yosemite 10.10

I have a Canon IR2525 network printer/scanner. I can connect this scanner to a Windows laptop using the Canon Network Scangear 2.0 and scan the document using NAPS2 scanner software. I have installed ...
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Do I need a LDAP Server For RICOH Scan to Email?

We have a RICOH Aficio MP C2051 at my workplace. Our office does not have its own server or domain, and I noted that in the manual, it says we need to Set Up LDAP in order to use Scan to E-mail. Also, ...
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Attach local ethernet scanner to remote office VPN

I'm testing an Ethernet scanner. I don't want to go into all the details why. I can access my remote office VPN via workstations and servers just fine. The scanner does not have an interface to log ...
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When a PDF file only contains a scanned image, is it just a JPG image inside a PDF container?

Many scanners can scan a page into a PDF file. When this is done, is the PDF file really just a container that contains a single image? Is that image typically a JPG image, a PDF image, or a ...
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How can I access the live (raw scanned) image displayed by ArcSoft's PhotoImpression 6?

I've spent the better part of my night now trying to access the un-"calibrated" version of an image I have scanned from a 127 film slide in ArcSoft's PhotoImpression 6. When I scan it, I can take a ...
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Disable “Scan to computer has been deactivated”

I have a laptop which isn't always connected to the internet. I also have a printer driver which insists on always being connected to the printer, and if it's not, popping up a message that says ...
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Cannot scan using TWAIN driver from Ricoh Aficio Printer

2 days before I formatted my Windows 2008 Server SP2 system and reinstalled the same OS. There is a network printer (Ricoh Aficio MP C2030) in my office, which can be used both as a printer and a ...
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WIA advanced scanner options?

I have a Canon CanoScan LiDE210 (a USB flatbed scanner) WIA is meant to be the new way to acquire images in Windows, as a replacement for TWAIN. Except when I use WIA I get this very limited, cut-...
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How to troubleshoot slow read/write times from a multifunction printer/scanner's SD card?

I have been trying to help a friend diagnose a problem with their technology. On their WiFi network, they have an Epson WiFi printer/scanner and several Windows 7 SP1 systems. The printer/scanner ...
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Macromedia Projector has stopped working

I have HP Scanjet Pro 3000 S2 Scanner. and when I insert the CD and click on the set up for installing it's software it says 'Macromedia Projector has stopped working' and doesn't install the software....
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Brother scanner aborts color scans, but not B&W

I have a Brother MFC-6490cw printer/scanner. It has worked great and I use it mostly for scanning. But this weekend it started doing something very strange. If all of the following are true: ...
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How to change workgroup on Sharp MX-5001N MFP?

I am the IT admin for a small business and we're trying to get our Sharp MX-5001N MFP to scan to a network drive on a Windows 7 domain using Small Business Server 2011. After meticulously ...
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“HP CUE-Scanning Flow Component has stopped working” Trying to Scan

I am trying to scan a photo with my Ethernet-connected HP Photosmart C6280 using the latest version of HP Solution Center on Windows 10 Pro 64-bit, clicking Scan Picture as shown in the screenshot ...
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Xerox Documate 3220 scanning slowly

I have a Xerox Documate 3220 that takes about ten seconds to scan one page using the auto document feeder. I've tried reinstalling the driver, cleaning the scan glass, switching from TWAIN to WIA, and ...
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Installing HP printer/scanner driver fails

Objective: Get scanning to work with a Hewlett Packard MFP M276nw, connected via USB to a Windows 7 x64 system. What I did, step by step: Uninstall printer driver from Device Manager. Uninstall HP ...
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Scanning on Windows 10

I am at a loss as to how to do this. I want to scan a document from my all-in-one printer. I do not have the proprietary bundled printer / scanner software installed from the printer company. What ...
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Mirascan 6.2 (5560 series) not working

I have had a scanner from benq for a long time. Today I connected to the computer to scan something and when I open the app starts for an second and then stopped. The scanner is a benq mirascan 5560 ...
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How do I set IrfanView as my scan handler?

I want to configure my scanner so that I can just push the button on the printer and have it open IrfanView for me ready to scan. I know that I can configure my printer's scan events by right ...
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Sharing a Multifunction Printer/Scanner Over Network

So I have an ubuntu server running in my household and I managed to share my printer (Canon MP250) to the rest of the Windows machines (using Samba). However, I can't quite figure out how to share ...
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Connecting a scanner directly to printer to “make all-in-one” device

I have an all in one printer/scanner unit that died on me. Actually the whole machine is still working, but printhead is now beyond simple repair and should be replaced. It's an EPSON Stylus Photo ...
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Windows Fax and Scan does not recognize HP3055 Scanner

I am running Windows 10 on a Dell T7600 Precision workstation. My all-in-one HP3055 printer/scanner has been working fine for a long time then suddenly I got an error saying that Windows Fax & ...
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WIA on Windows 7 not responding to Brother MFC-9460CDN button scan request

I have a Brother MFC 9460CDN All In One machine connected to the network. It was working well till last week. Since last week, When I select the button scan, Most of the times, It waits for 30 seconds,...
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Mercury 2400U Scanner TWAIN driver not supporting on Windows 7

I have Mercury 2400u scanner. I tried to install its driver on windows 7 32bit. But scanner's twain driver not installing. Its saying OS not supported. I asked Mercury website for help. But they are ...
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how to scan very long document with scan snap

I have a Fujitsu ScanSnap ix500. I want to scan a document (sales slip) that is overly long (about 50cm) but quite narrow. So, I hoped the scanner would just pull it through and give me the whole ...
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HP LaserJet Enterprise scanning

I am using the HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 MFP M575f model of Scanner/Printer/Copier/Fax. If I install it's drivers and let the setup add the printer to my devices in Windows, I do not have access to ...
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Installation of saned with systemd (no inetd or xinetd) - saned refuses connection

I have set up a Raspberry Pi B v1 with a minimal Jessie image and configured it for printing via cups and scanning via saned. The local setup is without issues; a pi@EMK-RPiBv1:~$ scanimage -L ...
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Windows 7: Trigger a scan from file browser?

I'm trying to find the shortest path between a file upload input on a web page and scanning a document. My current workflow is to scan a document into a folder on the computer, then upload the file ...
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How to turn off asking about scanner calibration in Windows 7?

I have over 12 Brother DSMobile 600 scanners and Panasonic toughbook's CF-19 with Windows 7. I'm using each toughbook with scanners from this pool. I'm always switch toughbooks and scanners. ...
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How can a scanned document have multiple layers in resulting PDF?

A colleague and I find ourselves at odds about the details of a transaction. As proof to support his claims, I asked him to send me a copy of an invoice form he received with an order. The colleague ...
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Scanner Hardware Buttons While in RDP Session

On a windows 7 machine. Scanner events for the hardware buttons are properly configured. When logged in as a local user everything works correctly. Push the scanner button and the appropriate program ...
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How to scan A4 document and split it into 4 A4 documents?

I have bunch of A4 document papers. One page contains 4 A6 pages. Now I am trying to scan it and split it into 4. Is there any way to make this process easy?
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How to share a scanner in Win XP over network

I use specific software to share my Canon CanoScan LiDE220 between two computers in my house. Use only Win XP. Can I do that trick without software or hardware with only Windows preferences?
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Unable to scan with IrfanView (SAMSUNG Xpress M2070)

I have recently installed the drivers from the disc, but i'm unable to scan with IrfanView. I did some screenshots of the problem: How could I solve the problem? Windows 8.1 x64 SAMSUNG ...
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How to scan big map with small scanner into one file

I need to scan big map with scanner that supports max A4 size. I san scan map in several A4 pieces. But then I need to combine these pieces into one file. How to stitch these images?
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Canon LiDE 120 - Issues with Windows 8.1

Good day everybody, I am having issues getting my Canon LiDE 120 scanner working with my Windows 8.1 (64bit) PC. I have tested the device using a Windows 7 PC and it worked fine there. I also know ...
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Installing driver for CanoScan 9000F Mark II fails

The scanner worked previously, but it doesn't anymore. So I deinstalled all Canon software, incl. drivers using USBDeview. After restarting the laptop, I started the Canon driver installer mp68-win-...