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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 ...
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Calibrating a flatbed scanner with an IT8 target?

I was trying to calibrate a flatbed scanner with an IT8 target. The problem is that most things turn noticeably greenish (by that I really mean a huge difference in the a* value of Lab*). More ...
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OSX Firewall keeps asking for approval

I'm in the midst of moving from one Mac laptop to another. I decided to start from scratch and install everything by hand to avoid the cruft I accumulated over the years. My old laptop is on Yosemite ...
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Where is Plugin menu of Nessus Home v. 6.3.6?

I just downloaded and installed "Nessus Home v. 6.3.6". But, I can't find the plug-ins of Nessus. Where is the plugin section? Under which menu?
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Scanner Canon DR-2020 U network

I bought a scanner (Canon DR-2020 U), but it doesn't have the network card. How can I make this a network scanner? I can hook the scanner to a computer that is on most of the time, but is it ...
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Nessus Home not logging in

I have deleted and reinstalled Nessus for the 7th time now and I still cannot log in. Ive checked everything from my firewall and SSl certificates. When I try to login it only shows a spinning wheel ...
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Microsoft office [closed]

I am not even sure if this is possible, but here goes - if I were to scan a barcode with a wifi hand held scanner (for example a serial number of a piece of equipment), could this automatically ...
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What protocol do networked scanners use? Linux server emulation of same?

TLDR: What protocol do network scanners use, and how do I use that to set up a Linux scan server to OS X client? I have a Brother DCP-7065DN laser printer/scanner. It's great. It's connected to ...
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scanbd recognizing buttons but not triggering scan

Even though the Beta RaspPI board is awesome, I'm re-posting here since - being a beta board - the question is getting no significant views. I don't think the fact that's it's on RaspPi is ...
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scanbd not triggering scan

Debian Linux I've only just discovered both SANE and scanbd I’ve installed SANE with a Canoscan 210 and, by itself, it works. The scanner identifies as “genesys:libusb:001:005” “scanimage -x 210 ...
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Is there a way to provide access privileges to USB scanner via TWAIN SANE-backends for all users in Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)?

I want to enable all users of a Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) system to use a USB flatbed scanner. Such scanner works using TWAIN SANE from my account (admin) without sudo-ing, while other users can run ...
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110GB of hard drive eaten by scanner

I am in the process of scanning a couple of dozen reference books into pdf. The pre-optimized pfd's are around 150MB in size. For some reason since I've been doing it my c: drive has lost 110GB and is ...
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Can SANE daemon communicate with a remote network device that has a scanner attached?

My understanding is that SANE is a service that sits between the user level programs and the physical scanner itself, and that SANE provides an API to the programs that it then relays to the physical ...
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Problems with Canon Desk Scanner

I have been using a Canon DR 6030C desk scanner and have had a problem with the document scanned being shifted to the left, cutting off the left margin and leaving a black unscanned looking area on ...
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What features are important in a scanner + sheet feeder for old personal documents [closed]

I would like to scan some old text documents. My purpose is twofold: disaster recovery (e.g. fire), and to save space on bulky documents I rarely refer to (e.g. old phone bills). After scanning I ...
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Compile brscan3 on Raspberry Pi (brother scanner)

I am trying to compile brscan3 (Brother software for scanner) from source file on my Raspberry Pi (arm architecture). I tried ./configure but I obtain this error: config.status: creating Makefile ...
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Brother MFC 7360 scanner - Scans from ADF are legal size, even though paper isn't

I've got a Brother MFC 7360 setup with network scanning. I redid the network scanning a while back to run on Linux. In all cases, scanning works fine, however, when I scan using the ADF, all of the ...
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Directly scan document into pdf file

I would like to scan a document, but I want to get pdf file directly. I know that I can make jpg file and, using Acrobat, convert it to pdf. I have win xp and printer is Canon MP280 Pixma.
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Running Windows XP, just installed free download of forticlient AV, wifi printer still ok to print but won't now scan

I'm a novice user using windows XP laptop with Epson multifunction printer. Recently downloaded Forticlient antivirus software and can still print wirelessly to the Epson printer but when I try to ...
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How to use Umax Astra 5600 in Windows 7 64 bit?

I have a Umax Astra 5600 Scanner. I lost my PC in an accident while moving. Now I have a HP Pavilion g4 with Windows 7 (64 bit). I tried using my scanner on it but the scanner is not even recognised ...
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Canon Maxify MB5020 scan above 600dpi

My Canon Maxify MB5020 specification indicates max optical scan as 1200 dpi or up to 19,200 interpolated: However, with drivers installed I cannot select above 600 dpi: 1200 x 1200 dpi ...
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How to find which chipset my scanner is using in Ubuntu/Linux?

My laptop is running Unbuntu 14.04. I have a Genius Vivid-1200TA scanner which is not supported by SANE and I want to find or develop a driver for it to be supported! How to find which chip-set is ...
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How to access Brother network scanners

I have two network/USB all-in-ones that are in separate networks, Brother MFC-7840W and Brother MFC-9840CDW. The operating system is Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. USB works for printing and scanning for both. ...
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Scan functionality not working

I have a Brother MFC-7860DW. It is set up wireless. I can print just fine but the scanner will not work. I keep getting the error message that says: MFC7860-DW LAN cannot be found . . . ...
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How to prevent CanoScan from shifting scans by 2mm?

According to documentation, my CanoScan 9000F Mark II cannot scan all the way to the edge. There is a 2mm border next to the bezel which cannot get scanned: If I place a piece of paper in the top ...
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I don't have a scanner. How can I clean up a photo of a piece of paper?

Recently I've been asked to print a piece of paper, sign it, scan it and then send it back via email. Unfortunately I don't own a scanner. I'm hoping I can take a photo of the paper and then ...
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make the scanner scan the entire paper pages, not skip anything near the borders?

I am scanning some paper pages using the document feeder of Xerox WorkCentre 7830. The scanner didn't scan the entire paper pages, and skip some part near the borders of the paper pages. For ...
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How to reset pad counter on HP Scanjet Pro 3000

How do I reset the counter in the HP Scanjet Pro 3000 after replacing the pad assembly? The driver continues to give a warning that the pad needs to be replaced after 50,000 pages. There is no ...
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Using fingerprint scanner to authorize SSH access

I am looking for a way to implement the following scenario: Using a fingerprint scanner, while an authorized user swipes his finger on the scanner, it will allow him to remotely access an SSH service ...
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Arbitrary paper size while scanning with OKI MB441

Is it possible to scan arbitrary paper sizes with OKI MB441? For example photographic pictures? I see only poor predefined set of sizes:
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Prompt on scan in Win7 for Brother DCP-7065DN or Screenshot Captor

The Brother ControlCenter4 was installed in order to both automatically install the network printer, a Brother DCP-7065DN multi-function device, as well as the necessary software for being able to ...
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How to disable back movings of scan head in OKI MB441 scanner?

While scanning, scanning head makes often backwards moving, which is significantly slowing the process. Proof: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0vpBSB2uFA I remember, by HP scanner, that this occurs ...
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Install HP Scanjet Software after previous install was deleted

I am using an HP Scanjet G2410 scanner and previously installed the software on my external hard disk. The external hard disk stopped working and the software got deleted. I used Revo Uninstaller to ...
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Changing Device Name (WIA Driver)

We currently have several network MFP's that are all the same make/model. They are using WIA drivers, however they show up as multiple of the same devices when attempting to scan (See below link for ...
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Scan from multifunction network printer

I have printer HP LaserJet 3055 that is on network. I can print to it without problems, but I can't scan - windows 8 doesn't see it like scanner. Previously it was connected using USB port to my PC ...
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Trouble scanning on HP 3051 and OS X

I've got my printer scanner, copper properly installed, but I can't seem to figure out how to scan a document. I'm on a Mac mini and use OS X 10.9.4. Before my laptop died, I had an icon in the dock ...
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How to scan using Canon MF3010 in Debian

Recently I bought a Canon MF3010 All in one printer. I got the printing to work after installing the drivers from Canon's website and adding it in CUPS. How ever I am unable to make use of the ...
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How do I disable Windows 8 scanner profiles from controlling my scanner?

I have an HP scanner that allows scanning options to be selected on the scanner. Windows 8 is taking control of that function and not allowing me to use my HP software to customize the scan menu on my ...
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Scanning, OCR and adding the scanned numbers

I need to scan hundreds of pages with numbers written on them in the bottom right corner. Post scan - I need a OCR software to recognize the number written at the bottom right corner of each page and ...
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Nmap shows 554 and 7070 open on EVERY machine even when they are closed/filtered

Every single machine I scan shows port 7070 and port 554 as open regardless if the ports are closed/filtered. It will still show those two ports as open even if the target is offline (and the scan is ...
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How to change the default folder used for documents scanned with Windows Fax and Scan?

When I scan a document with Windows Fax and Scan on Windows 8.1, the resulting file is automatically saved in the "Scanned Documents" subfolder of the "Documents" folder. How to change this location?
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zenmap/nmap vs SoftPerfect Network Scanner

Do you use both or either or neither? Which one do you like or prefer? I like the double reverse lookup feature on SoftPerfect Network Scanner. Is similar feature also available on nmap? If so, what ...
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How to make a networked scanner appear as a local scanner?

So we have a software system that we use here in our auto body shop that does all of our management etc. It has the ability to scan documents directly into our work files. We currently have a ...
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Kodak Scanner Software Issue 0xc0000005

I am trying to be able to use a program called Kodak Smart Touch, but just today I have experienced an error preventing it from opening. The scanner is a business class scanner, an i2900. It comes ...
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Permanently setting B/W threshold in Acrobat XI?

I am looking for a software to conveniently scan documents in black and white (1 bit). Previously I have been using Presto PageManager in a version from 2001. Here I could set up scan settings, then ...
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Windows 8.1 will not connect to Canon scanner over USB

I've got a Canon MF4370dn that Windows 8 will occasionally refuse to connect to. More specifically, it detects that the printer/scanner is connected but when I load up Windows' scanning software it ...
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Any Color Laser Multifunction can Scan-to-email without local email server on network? [closed]

I am trying to get a color laser multi function center (MFC) for my very IT limited parents. I only have one MUST HAVE feature: The Networked MFC can send emails out without an email server on ...
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Canon CanoScan N640P ex driver for Windows 8.1

I would like to use my old CanoScan N640P ex scanner on my new OS. I have searched for drivers, but I have not found anything. Can you please offer me a solution for this problem?
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OKI MB441 driver is not installing

After some perturbations with this driver, I am unable to install it anymore. Now, after driver install, it is not appear in Device Manager. Also, neither application can see scanner and acquire data ...