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A device producing a digital image of a printed document

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Epson Workforce 845 all in scanner one does not come up under Linux or Win10

Apologies if this is the wrong forum. I’ve spent over twelve hours scrubbing the internet for something that works. Ideas on better forums will also be appreciated. 12-28 edit at bottom showing nmap ...
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Is the Microtek 5950 scanner supported on Linux?

Is the Microtek 5950 scanner supported on Linux? That is, Is there a vendor-released/supported driver for it? Is there a FOSS driver for it? Or a driver which it works with? Is there any specific ...
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Different size when scanning depending on the method (USB, WiFi direct to Mac and PC)

I scanned a paper today using three different methods: USB inserted into the scanner (an HP Color LaserJet MFP M477fdw) WiFi direct to Image Capture on a Mac WiFi direct to Scan on Windows 10 The ...
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HP Color LaserJet MFP M277dw “scan-to-file” fails for freenas server

My setup: Freenas server running FreeNAS-11.1-U6 HP Color LaserJet MFP M277dw Fritzbox 7930 DSL-Router The problem: The HP Color Laser is a multi-functional device, meaning it can als scan. I had a ...
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Lab Network Virtualization with OpenVAS

I'm looking to hear any advice for setting up a lab environment. I drawn up a simple diagram , but basically this is what I hope to create. 3 subnets, and one router that "holds" them. Subnet A > ...
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Scan to Email via Gmail SMTP failing to connect

I Can't convince scan to email on the office scanner (TOSHIBA e-STUDIO3505AC ) to connect to gmail via smtp. Settings: Enable SMTP Client: Enable Enable SSL: Accept all certificates without CA SSL/...
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multi-page scan to PDF using HP all-in-one on a Linux machine

Switched Mom and Dad's computer to Linux some time back. All has gone well save a couple little things. One of these is the HP all-in-one printer (Officejet 6700). On Windows, Dad used to be able to ...
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PaperPort Won't Scan from ONE Unprivileged Account

I'm running PaperPort at my parents' office for them to scan. We have Xerox DocuMate 162 scanners, hooked up to each workstation that needs to scan. For one of the workstations, ONE of the ...
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Can I uninstall Epson Event Manager and still use my scanner?

I have discovered that Epson Event Manager (EEManager.exe) is setting up a server on my machine and listening and talking to remote locations. Obviously I don't want my scanner doing this. I have ...
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Kyocera scanner is visible in “Windows Fax and Scan” but not visible elsewhere in other apps

I am using a Kyocera ECOSYS M2040dn multi-function device on Windows 10 and in "Windows Fax and Scan" I can scan, but other programs do not see the scanner, or they see it, but the actual scan process ...
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Is it possible to use this scanner on Linux without proprietary software?

I want to buy a scanner to scan books on my future Linux machine, with a preference for Plustek Opticbook that avoids spine shadows and page curl. But I am worried about spyware since Plustek bundles ...
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Scanning to a network folder from HP PageWide Pro MFP 577dw

I run a Ubuntu 16.04 server that has a samba share set up on it that works beautifully. I created a system user named scanner to scan information to a network folder. During my setup of the network ...
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Prevent application from creating files inside a folder

Google Chrome has been injecting their own malware scanner, called Software Reporter Tool, bundled with their browser without any option for the users to select what the malware scanner is allowed to ...
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Konica Minolta Bizhub C654 scan to network share stopped working on Server 2012r2 after MAy update

Turned on SMB 2.0 server side. I have checked all permissions, etc and Konica can't figure it out either. Any ideas?
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How to tell if a scanner can be used over the network with WIA (or another network protocol)

I have been searching for an ADF scanner/multifunction device that is visible as a scanning device in "Devices and printers" and/or to Windows's "Scan and fax" (since it's WIA-based) software while ...
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Brother MFC-8220 telling me lies about a paper jam?

So, I was scanning a simple 1 page document today. The page went through, but instead of stopping right away the scanner kept whirring for probably an extra 20 seconds. It then beeped quite loud, I ...
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Searching for Scanners/MFDs with Native 64-bit TWAIN Drivers

I’ve been searching for companies that developed native 64-bit TWAIN drivers for their scanners, but I seem to only find drivers that work with WoW (I’m assuming those drivers are 32-bit). Is ...
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Can't scan to exactly letter size (8.5x11) PDF?

I have 3 scanners, none of which can produced a PDF that is exactly 8.5x11. Sometimes, I'll get 8.26x10.76 or 8.24x11.02 - you get the idea. The native scanning software (on all scanners) allows me ...
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wireless connect to scan epson

I'm trying to set up a wireless connection to scan from laptop to Epson printer/scanner. I'm able to print but not scan. I've loaded the driver/software multiple times and disabled the firewall. It ...
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Using multiple scanners from one workstation

I have a lot of scanning to do and I'm looking to see how to best parallelize my efforts. Having multiple scanners running at the same time sounds to me like a no brainier. I'm trying to figure out ...
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Can a Brother HL-L2395DW printer do scan to direct email?

Is it possible for a Brother HL-2395DW printer to directly email a scan? I have the printer configured to send email to my (SMTP-AUTH protected) email server, and verified (via the web access page) ...
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Initiate scan from Fujitsu ix500 to Linux over USB

I want to start a scan by pressing the scanner's scan button and have the data delivered to a Linux box. Unfortunately, I can't use the scanner's WLAN interface, so I'm stuck with USB. Is there any ...
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Canon MX340 scanner put »copy« watermark into PDF

I have tried to scan my master's certificate with a Canon MX340 print-scan-copy-fax machine. In the PDF, I see a redicilous »copy« watermark embedded into the image: When one takes a look at the ...
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Fresh Installs of Windows 10 Break SMB1 Scanning to Shared Folders

On the latest Windows 10, I cannot do SMB scans to shared folders from any of our various network scanners at multiple companies. If you freshly install the latest Windows 10, it breaks backwards ...
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How can we check the installed sanner driver is 32bit or 64bit on Windows 10?

How can we check the installed scanner driver is 32bit or 64bit on Windows 10 Professional (64 bit)? There are 3 scanners attached with my PC. If I run TWAIN Twacker (32 bit) tool. then all 3 ...
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Scan destination for Epson Workforce Printer/Scanner

For the Epson Workforce 3640 all-in-one printer/scanner/fax, how does one set the destination folder (Windows 7) for scans originating from the scanner. (It's easy to set the destination for scans ...
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Does the Canon MF Scan Utility Support scanning multi page pdfs?

Is it possible to scan multi-page pdfs with the Windows Canon MF Scan Utility and a Cannon imageCLASS mf244dw all-in-one? If so how?
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Scanning A4 on a Canon Scanner

I have a CanonScan 9000F. I am scanning an A4 document, and then reprinting; however, the print out that comes, is a bit smaller, in such a way that there is a small line visible at the end of the ...
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How Port Scanner tells Hostnames on LAN?

The port scanner software I use is able to list IP addresses along with their hostnames on my LAN. I am very puzzled how it gets the hostnames. For example, I have a few Raspberry Pi's on the LAN, and ...
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2-Sided “book” scanning vs. 2-Sided “tablet” scanning?

HP Scanners with Auto Document Feeders (ADF) offer "2-sided (book)" scanning and "2-sided (tablet)" scanning. There is no documentation to explain the difference, and searching the internet comes up ...
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scanimage on ADF not working with --batch

I want to scan multiple file with an ADF. This is my device: luca@luca-server:~$ sudo scanimage -L device `xerox_mfp:libusb:001:006' is a Samsung SCX-3400 Series multi-function peripheral If I run ...
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what happens when i use barcode scanner for excel input

I have no clue what to expect will happen in my excel spreadsheet when I connect a bar code scanner to my windows7 pc and click the trigger. Do I have to tell excel "look out for some stuff from the ...
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Is Microsoft Security Essentials virus scan smart enough to scan different files when stopped and restarted?

If Microsoft Security Essentials is in the middle of a virus scan, and the user stops it, and later Microsoft Security Essentials starts another virus scan, will it scan the files in the same order as ...
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Trimming exterior empty space with ImageMagick does not work on scanned documents

Given an image that has some actual content inside and usually some unwanted white or black or transparency around that, I would like to trim or crop the exterior parts using ImageMagick. The ...
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Printer/Scanner over Network: Windows sees it for printing, but not for scanning

I set up my SCX-4623 Samsung printer by plugging the USB cable into my router. From there, I used these instructions to have Windows 10 be able to print to it over the network. This works beautifully,...
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Can I use Windows Fax and Scan with a ScanSnap scanner?

The Fujitsu / PFU Limited ScanSnap manager software is... not my favorite. I'd like to try the built-in Windows Fax and Scan application instead. But, when I click "New Scan", I get this error: No ...
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HP Scanning UI for a Mac

I'm frustrated because I used to be able to type in "HP" on my application bar on my Mac (Command-spacebar), and a UI which I had installed 3 months ago would come up. It had an awesome interface for ...
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Receiving An error occurred while connecting with the scanner. (-9923) when trying to scan from the printer to Mac OS 10.12

Whenever I am trying to scan from the HP Printer Envy 4500 to MacOs Sierra 10.12 it gives me this following error: When the printer was installed initially, it used to scan fine but stopped scanning ...
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Connecting scanner to LPT port / making it work

I've been trying to make an old scanner (ScanMaker 9600 XL) work on a Windows XP desktop PC which has an onboard LPT/DB-25/Parallel port. I currently have it connected as follows: Centronics 50(on ...
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Why does my Kodak Scan Station does not display an IP Address? [closed]

I got the Kodak Scan Station 500 (Scanner). I has not been used for years and now it does not display an IP address on the machine. My network was set as DHCP so it should get an IP Address ...
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Network scanner occasionally not found on Windows 10

I have a WiFi-connected printer and scanner (Canon MG 5700) that I use from Windows 10. One of the nice features of Windows 10 is that I never had to install any drivers or bloatware to get it working....
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Is Epson Perfection 4990 Photo scanner Windows 10 compatible?

When upgraded to Windows 10 on the Epson site Windows 10 wasn't mentioned for the Perfection 4990 Photo scanner compatibility, but the scanner driver + scan utility worked fine. Now since a couple of ...
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Transfer large scanned files from copier to computer

Our office has a Konica Bizhub C452 copier which has high resolution scanning. Unfortunately, it is impossible to use the high-resolution scanning because it sends the file via email and our email ...
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Scanner scans garbage lines

My Canon CanoScan liDE 120 scannr suddenly started scan pictures with garbage lines: Can't find it is software or hardware issue. What kind of problem it might be?
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How to automatically remove punch holes from scanned documents?

I have have so far scanned 50 thousand documents, however all pages have punch holes in. The holes are often in different places, so a basic crop won't work. Does anyone have any ideas for ...
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Capture USB scanner buttons with Wireshark

I want to detect if buttons on my USB scanner (HP Scanjet 8250) are pressed using Debian Linux. I'm able to scan documents with SANE but I cannot get scanbd/scannerbutton working. Now I found out ...
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Enable/add scanning to printer from printer server

I have a printer that is installed on a Windows Server 2012 R2 machine and being deployed to the Windows clients. I would like to be able to scan from it, not having to install it locally which is ...
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HP Officejet scanner: “Failed to open a session on the device”

I have an HP Officejet 4500 G510n-z printer/scanner, connected to the local wifi. I'm trying to scan from my macbook running OS X Yosemite (10.10.5), but when I try to do so, I get the error message "...
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Scripting Auto Scan, and Auto Save?

I have an EPSON Perfection V370 Photo scanner, and I am trying to make it scan multiple times a day for a month, automatically (lets say once every hour or so, I want to be in control of the time) and ...
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Can I use the scanner driver to scan directly to a file instead of importing into a program?

I have a Canon Lide210 scanner, and having just bought a new PC (Windows 10 64-bit), I'm trying to keep it clean. As usual, the scanner came with a whole pile of bloatware which I don't want. I ...