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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 on a x86_64 system. USB works for printing and ...
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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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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 ...