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Q: Solved: Need an All-in-one printer/copy/scan???

OK ladies and gentlemen, need some advice. My HP F380 has bit the dust, best all-in-one I have ever owned and had it for 8 years. I would like something like it as I need to be able to use the scanner and copier on occasion. I liked the fact I only had two cartridges to replace, one black, and one color. I do not need a photo type which requires four separate cartridges.

Any ideas?


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My hp 3545 printer's printer, scanner and copier is not working.While copying a document the printer stopped responding and got stuck at the scanning message on the screen.So i cancelled the scanning and restarted the printer. And since then the printer neither can scan nor copy any doc.It is always stuck at the scanning message.I have tried the hard reset, firmware update and the scan doctor, but no good.And recently i replaced the empty print cartridge with a new one and printed the alignment page. The printer asks to scan that alignment page. And since the scanner is not working the printer now can't even print anything!So yes the hp printer is dead within 1 and a half year of purchase.I need help regarding two issues here.1) how can i disable the scanner/copier of the printer and use the printer at least for printing the documents.URGENTLY2) how can i fix the scanner or copier issue.Any help will be greatly appreciated.Thank you.

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I was given a used h.p. 4210 printer,scan,copy machine. I used it for photo printing images from computer it works fine. When I copy or scan there is a black line down the scanned image or on the copy. It is about 1 inch wide and goes down the page from top to bottom. When I first turn the machine on it asks to allign the print cartridge. I print the test page fine but it asks to scan it but it will not accept . Any help is appreciated.

A:H.P. 4210 printer black stripe when scan or copy

Might try to scan with the M$ Scanner and Camera Wizard .. but sounds like the scanner is bad.
This'll work around most of the HP software.
Start ► Programs ► Accessories ▼ Camera and Scanner Wizard

I had one that did that .. exchanged it - and all was good again.

If it were me .. I'd remove HP's software .. go here ..
Get and install the Basic Driver for you OS ... #2 in the List ...
and try the Camera n Scanner wizard again.

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I'm almost positive this can be done under Windows Vista. I have a little HP all in one printer/fax/scanner. I have a receipt for tires I just bought. I want to scan the receipt, and somehow save it to the hard drive of my computer, or maybe the flash drive. I don't remember installing any software when I bought the printer, both the printer and my lap top are HP. I think this can be done just under Vista.
Thank you, help is greatly appreciated.

A:Solved: Scan/Copy/Vista

Normally with any scanner, you need to have the driver installed for the computer to recognize it. Usually the driver is located on the software disk and you can just locate the setup.exe. However, if it's an older scanner you will need to visit the HP site to look for a Vista driver for it. It may be called TWAIN driver. But by default, Vista will scan documents into your C:\Users\<username>\Documents\ directory.

You can also follow this guide to help you scan:


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Hello all, I just joined here,and before I screw up my computer,
thought I better ask for help,Please.

I have noticed sometimes my computer acts odd,
and although i have Computer Associates EZ antivirus program,
wonder if it might be missing something.

I had noticed last week Ad-Aware kept freezing up.

Windoes XP pro with service pack 2,if it matters.

Thanks, Lee/cavemanmoron
Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 10:40:19 AM, on 11/20/2005
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
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C:\Program Files\CA\eTrust EZ Armor\eTrust EZ Antivirus\CAVRID.exe
C:\Program Files\CA\eTrust EZ Armor\eTrust EZ Firewall\ca.exe
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C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Program Files\AIM\aim.exe

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A:Solved: Hi newbie here,have a copy of Hijack this scan,can someone look and help please.

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OK , having major difficulties getting these fixes to work. I have windows vista premium home, hjt will do the scan but halfway through says for some reason "your system denied write access to the Hosts file" I tried to set hjt to run as administrator but that is grayed out, so when I select "ok" it finishes the scan but no copy is posted in notepad. I did actually select a few known trash and it did remove them. dds appears to do its scan but doesn't post any results in notepad. And rootrepeal gives me a device controller error and wont scan. Does anyone have any suggesting on what to do? I did a system repair back to the 30 of December but that seemed to on reduce the popups.


A:corrupt system wont let me run nso when i select "ok" it finnishes it's scan but no copy of scan is posted in noteb...

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I have HP Photosmart 2410 all- in one. Since i downloaded Explorer 7 the Hp Director
will not funtion. Have had 5 different fixes from HP tech support but none work. I get error message 80004005 and fatal error HPQSELSK.EXE When i first contacted HP they said there was compatibility problem with Explorer 7 and was working on patch. I could not download patch, have uninstalled and re installed Hp software . Nothing will work. Has anyone else had this problem and what is the real fix ? Sprig52

A:Solved: printer,copy,scanner, fax

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Have used scan before w/no problems. Now I get a message: No Scan Options. Refer to Device Documentation to Troubleshoot.

But: the manual I downloaded and printed does not address this problem - and I have rebooted the printer a couple of times -- and still no success.

Printer is: HP Office Jet J5750 All In One
Windows XP

thanks in advance.........

A:Solved: HP Printer Scan not working

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I just got a new PC and installed the software for my Canon MG6120 multi-function printer on it. It connects to the PC wirelessly, and works perfectly when I print something from the PC. But when I want to scan something using the buttons on the printer, it come up what a message to "Set the PC to start scanning", which I've never seen before. If I hit Save/Forward, the only computers list are "Local (USB)" and my wife's laptop; there is no mention of my PC.

I have tried reinstalling the printer using the CD that came with it and everthing seems fine until the end when I get an error message "error occurred which files were being copied 0200 0000" followed by "Installation failed" and to Start Over. But clearly the installation did NOT fail because I can print wirelessly from both the PC and my wife's laptop. It just can't scan to my PC.

What's wrong? (Canon's support site is absolutely no help).

A:Solved: Canon printer will not scan to new PC

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I purchased a Canon MG3250 unit about nine months ago, and it prints and copies beautifully. But recently I wanted to scan a document, never having used the Scan facility previously. When I pressed the Scan button, I received an error code which indicated that "The machine is not connected with the computer". This particular unit is wireless, and there is no USB cable employed. I am not too well up on this sort of problem, but if the machine is reported not to be connected, how am I able to print Word documents, etc? And can anyone suggest how I can arrange to scan items?

(Don't know if the following helps, but showing it anyway!!)
Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: AMD Phenom(tm) II X4 925 Processor, AMD64 Family 16 Model 4 Stepping 2
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 4095 Mb
Graphics Card: ATI Radeon HD 5450, 1024 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 476837 MB, Free - 410078 MB; F: Total - 933445 MB, Free - 781252 MB;
Motherboard: ASUSTeK Computer INC., M2N68-AM SE2
Antivirus: Norton Internet Security, Updated and Enabled

A:Solved: Canon Printer will not Scan documents

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I have a Surface Pro 3 running Windows 8.1 Pro connected to a Toshiba dynadock and WiFi to router via Netgear 6100 WiFi extender. Have HP printer 5250 with WiFi connection to same router via same extender. Until recently I was able to scan by any one of two methods. Go to control panel and select printer and double click and see an option to scan. Now there is no option for scan. The second way I could do it was go to built in Windows Fax and Scan program and hit scan - now that program says there are no printers connected and I don't see a way to connect any. I can still print to this printer but not scan. Anyone have any ideas? THanks

A:Solved: Can' perfom scan on HP printer anymore

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Not sure if this is the right place for this post but here goes anyway. My mother in law's old printer finally died and someone gave her a HP F380 all in one with no driver disk. She lives in another state and does not know how to download files like this. I used this older computer downstairs with the same Windows Version. I have it downloaded but when I try to put it on CD it gives me the error message that the title is too long. I'm not sure how to shorten the title so it will go on a CD. Here is the title....AiO_071_000_CDA_Default-full_Network_AmericasEuro1_NB.exe. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

A:Solved: unable to copy downloaded printer driver to CD

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I have set up the main computer with a router and we have 4 wireless computers hooked up to it. Everything works fine. This computer is in the main office.

In my office, I have 2 computers (which are also hooked up to the main computer) and one printer and I need to copy from one to the other and back and share the printer.

I tried setting up a homenetwork and I can copy from one computer but not from the other and I can't share the printer.

Computer1, is my main computer and it has Window XP Pro
computer 2, is my backup computer and it has Windows XP

I can copy from computer 2 to 1 but not 1 to 2.

When I copy from computer2 to 1, under my Networked places I see computer 1 and I just pick it and copy. When I'm computer 1 computer 2 does not show up under network places, Why is the question?

I know a little about computers and I tried all I could do to try and make this work. I need your help in a big way and from what I've ready here you are most kind to help people like me.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated and I thank you

Claude Piccini
Volunteer at FFNS

A:Solved: Want to share a printer and copy files back and forth

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I went through the services and got
error 1068 the dependency or services group failed to start.
I went through all the dependency's they were all started

The error message I get when I hit epson scan is
cannot communicate with the scanner make sure scanner is on correctly set up with no erros indicated.

It is a workforce 320 all in one. The printer and copier work fine
Windows 7

A:Solved: My epson scan scanner cannot comminucate with printer

The problem was "windows image acquisition dependency service failed" I didn't put that in the post because I couldn't find it. I thought I went through all the dependency's but I missed one "Shell hardware detection" It was stopped

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no scan options-you need to install hp software for features-hp officejet 6110xi; dell e6500 laptop; O.S=windows 7 pro 64 bit. hp support directs me to use windows 7 drivers and then i still get this error; there no viruses/malware ect on the computer. how may i obtain the software/driver needed to resolve this problem. thank-you
does anyone have the cd-rom with the firmware and drivers for the hp officejet 6110 all-in one printer?

A:hp officejet 6110 no scan options after engaging start scan button on printer

Have you tried scanning the way HP has recommended: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/...=en&lc=en&os=4063&product=79477&sw_lang=#N385

Expand the "How do I scan, fax, print, or use a memory card?" section, then expand the "How do I scan with an in-OS driver?" to see the HP recommended way to scan.

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While I can use my printer (Brother MFC J615W) on my home network, for some reason I cannot now get my printer to be recognized on my network map. I have attached a couple screen shots that show what comes up when I request a network map via the control panel. At the page bottom it says the following devices have been detected (my printer) but can not be placed in the map (it doesn't say why).

I cited the above first because it may have something to do with the following much more important problem. While I am able to get the printer to print a text document from my (laptop) computer (which of course confirms that it is on the wireless network), I am unable to get the printer to connect to my laptop when I'm attempting to scan a document from the printer to my computer. Actually I'm trying to get it scan the document with OCR before sending it to my computer, but it makes no difference whether I just try to scan the document to file as a jpg image or scan with OCR to a file....in either case it's not successfully connecting to my computer....and I even moved my computer to within 3-4 feet of my router...but still no connection. Perhaps I'm misunderstanding or overlooking something here, but I don't know what it is.

Is there anyone who might have an inkling as to why I can't get the printer to scan to the computer over my wireless network?

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A:Solved: Cannot get my printer to scan a file to my computer over my wireless network

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I have many old albums filled with old pictures that I would like to get onto my computer. I have scanned many of them, but it is a very time-consuming process. Somewhere I heard that photographing the pictures with a digital camera and uploading that image would be quicker. Perhaps I could even photograph a page at a time and not need to remove the prints from the album to do the job.
Any suggestions -- is this a good way to go? How should I go about it?

A:Scan or copy via camera

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I'm looking for an efficient, relatively quick way to scan directly to a printer over a network, using the scanner and printer together as a photocppier.

Our office has an excellent, super-fast Xerox Phaser 860 DP printer. Our photocopier has died, and our scanner is old. So we're in the market for a new copier, and perhaps a scanner.

However, as I compare per page costs of inexpensive copiers, I find that the per page cost for the Phaser is as cheap or cheaper.

So I'm wondering if there's a way we can just buy a new, fast scanner, hook it to the network, and send the output straight to the printer?

I should mention we're a small office, and do very limited photocopying.

Thanks for any help anyone can provide!

A:Scan to Copy over network

I think you're trying to use a hammer when you need an axe. I've tinkered with scanner/printer applications, and they're basically a pita. There is no way I know of to scan directly to a printer, you need an application to process the scanned image. Quite frankly, I'd buy one of the printer/scanner/copier combos that are so popular nowadays. If you don't do much copying, an inkjet model would probably suffice. As a bonus, you get a color copier option. I have an HP PSC-750 scanner/copier/printer, and it's pretty handy.

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I want to Know how to scan a document and edit it, whenever i scan it comes as image and there is no place for doc. am connected to my HP throug USB cable.

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I'm trying to fix my mom's HP psc 2410
When I turn it on the symptoms are:
Blank LCD Display
Copy, Print, Scan, and Fax buttons are blinking
Slight flickering sound not mechanical but almost like power fluctuation or like a telephone going on and off the hook.
No mechanical movement in the scanner or print heads to go into their home positions.

I'm thinking it's something that needs to be reset.
Any haves at it?

My mom bought this not too long ago for over 3 bills and HP just discontinued it.
She's not too happy that HP wouldn't do anything except suggest newer printers

A:Problem w/ HP psc 2410 print-scan-fax-copy

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Interesting problem, my MFC 7820n suddenly decided that it would take 10 minutes to scan a black and white page in 100 dpi resolution where it used to only take 10 seconds. Also, when trying to make a copy, it takes an absurd long time and then only copys 3/4 of the page.

If I unplug the network cable, the copy function works perfectly. If I send documents to print, no problem. So it would seem that the network function of the scanner is messing with the copy function??? Any ideas on how to remedy this? I've talked with Brother support for 1.5 hours, they say take it to a repair person. The network settings are set correctly (per Brother) and so I don't know what to do next.

Operating system is Windows XP Home, but I doubt that it matters since when the network plug is pulled it copies fine.

A:Brother MFC 7820n wont copy, scan

My guess is that the nic port on the printer died. From what I can tell, that printer is 6yrs old. Nothing lasts forever and the price of MF printers is pretty cheap now. I just bought an epson top of the line MF printer, scanner, fax that works perfectly for all of $179 at the egg.

Getting yours repaired is going to cost at least that much IF you can get repair parts.

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I've had a Compaq Presario about 2-1/2 years. Windows XP Home Edition, 60 GB HD, 512 MB memory. Was formerly using a cheap parallel cable printer. It started eating the paper. Bought a Lexmark X1185 All-In-One Print/Scan/Copy Printer with USB connections. Have been unable to install the CD-rom installation software. After I click on INSTALL, a window opens and I get the following message:
NTVDM KERNEL: Missing 16 bit system module
Please Re-Install the following module to your system32 directory
Need Help bad. I consider myself a beginner even though I've owned a computer for about 5 years.

A:Can't Install Print/Scan/Copy Software

It indicates that your Windows installation may be corrupt, but it can also be due to a virus.

Have you scanned with an up-to-date virus checker?

Try a system file check first.

Start - Run - type "SFC /scannow" in the Run dialogue box and hit Enter.

Do not type the quotes, and make sure there is a space between "SFC" and "/scannow"

Case is unimportant. If you get it right a dialogue box will appear and show the progress. Takes a few minutes. That should replace any damaged system files from the cache file.

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I have an Epson Perfection 1260 scanner, using WIN XP Home SP2, and it will not print out using the Scan To Copy function, on the non-Admin account.
Everything works fine from the Admin account, the scanner even scans to files on the non-Admin account, just printing the scan does not. It doesn't send what it just scanned to the printer.
Any ideas will be much appreciated, and thanks for your time,

A:Scanner Won't Scan To Copy On Guest Account

Any ideas? Bump....

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Unit given to me without power cord. Maybe has DC adaptor. Anyone know specifications for power cord?

A:Lexmark X73 (scan, copy, print) power cord

The X73 needs an external AC adapter as listed in the last page of the parts catalog which can be found as a PDF file at: http://www.lexmark.com/AP/service/info/inkjet/4402_X73.pdf

Looks like the adapters are rated at 31 volts @ 1.45 Amps. Not sure if that is an AC or a DC output voltage though.

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have re-installed software and gone by the book trying to get hp psc 750xi set-up to run. Each time prompt tell me scanner cannot be found. any thoughts?

A:hardrive cannot initializ scan/print/copy says they canno be found

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My new Canon MX885 does single and double sided printing.
I would like to have both listed in my applications so I can choose.
From very ancient Windows days I remember I could just copy it, but somehow that doesn't seem possible anymore...

A:Can I copy a printer?

Just install the printer twice.

Set each one up as you like, but just give each printer icon a different name so you know which one is which.

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When I try to print,

it gives me 2 options...
Epson810 copy 1

In Devices it only shows epson810 copy 1
I cannot rename it, which would be nice.

Both print, so I dont know wth is going on.

and it's on the network, not direct connect.

A:Printer (says copy 1)

I was able to delete the extra printer, but only through the print window..
as in, I started a print job so that i could see the extra printer as selectable.. then pressed delete in the small explorer window..

was the only was I could even see the printer..
worked so I am happy.,

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I have a HP 4500 510n-z wireless printer that won't scan. It keeps saying NO SCAN OPTION CHECK Device documentation. I have I tried reinstalling the drivers and it still won't work. I was able to scan some papers before on my wife's computer but not on my. Can you please help

A:Printer won't scan

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please help i have an hp officejet printer model j5780, operating system windows home vista. its an all in one but will not scan. the cd rom disks that came with it are only for xp or mac.

A:printer won`t scan.

Go here http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareList?os=2093&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&product=3301296&lang=en and download the software and drivers that you need.

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I just purchased a pre-owned Lenovo T420 laptop with Windows 7, but amazingly, over these many years, I've never had to back up my OS before because someone (my tech guy mostly) had always done it for me. Anyhow, while I do intend to make a full system backup copy, which I have no doubt will include the Windows 7 OS, I would also like to create a backup (disk) copy of my OS only since no install disks came with the computer. I can load the Windows 7 OS onto an 80Mb CD, but the entire hard disk backup will take many gigabytes and I intend to use a 32 Gb flash drive for that purpose.

My first and essential question is, can I create a Windows 7 Pro "restore" disk by just copying and pasting the entire "Windows" file on my hard drive to a CD or Flash drive...or is there more to it than that?

When I started to create a backup copy of the entire disk using the Windows backup program, I took particular notice to the
fact that (after I selected the custom selection option rather than the automatic selection for which files to copy) that the Windows file was no longer listed on the "C" drive menu provided in the backup program. It is certainly listed on my "C" drive when I bring it up directly, so can anyone explain to me quickly what that's all about?

A:Solved: Can I make a backup copy of my Windows 7 OS using copy/paste?

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I have Avast version 4.7 Home Edition Free installed on my computer.

When I ran a scan today with Avast, it detected a virus and I deleted it. I then ran another scan and there were no viruses reported.

Then I went to Kaspersky's online virus scanner and ran it and it detected 2 viruses on my computer, but of course the only way to get rid of the one's detected is to purchase Kaspersky Anti Virus.

Questions are.
1. How did the virus that Avast detected get on the computer in the first place? I have the on access protection control running with all of the modules activated with the exception of Outlook (I do not have Outlook on my computer).

2. Why is Kaspersky detecting 2 viruses on my computer at the present time and Avast detects none?

Do I need to ditch Avast Free and pay for Kaspersky as a better Virus protector.

Thanks for any ideas and suggestions,


A:Solved: Avast scan resuts vs Kaspersky scan results

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Hi I have a brother all in one MCF-j470dw, I have it installed to 2 different laptops both wireless, both dell windows 10 laptops, one works fine, the other one for some reason lost the original printer from devices and printers section now there is only a copy(1) there. I've tried uninstalling everything I can think of including whats listed in device*manager but whenever I reinstall the printer it automatically only installs the printer copy(1) no original printer, so every time I try to print it seems to be looking for the original printer and even though I have the copy(1) set as default I have to manually choose the copy(1) to print anything, this is probably not a printer problem because the other laptop works fine but hoping someone might be able to get me some advice, or has seen this before?

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I have a printer that i've shared out from my wife's machine...when i installed it on my laptop, there was a problem, so i reinstalled it.

I can see the shared printer and print to it...however, there is a second copy within my printers list of the same printer...I cannot open properties to delete a pending print job there because it says "Operation could not be completed (error 0x00000709). Make sure that you have typed the name correctly, and that the printer is connected to the network"

I am using Vista Business SP1

Any help you can provde would be appreciated.

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My canon MP600 printer will print from the computor but when I try to copy a document it will only pring 1/4 of the page.

A:Printer will only copy 1/4 page

Does the scanner component work or same issue ? It could be that the 'reader' ( i cant remember the tech name for the part) is not able to travel the full length of the document . Try scanning an A4 document to see if that is read okay ...

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I tried printing ticket confirmations off the internet. Unfortunately I didn't notice that the default printer had been set to a program-specific document printer (ie not a "real" mechanical printer).

As what I was printing was not in the correct file format the print job failed. I still have the print job in the queue for that default printer.

Is there any way I can get the print job from that printer queue and put it into the printer of my choice? (Assume I would have to find a temporary file or access something in the registry)

I can't reprint the tickets as you only get one go - otherwise I have to go in person to the office and have them printed out.


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When I use copy mode on my HP psc2110, I get 4 images of each item printed on the page. I want to only get one image. How do I turn of "special" and get back to just one image?

A:copy mode on printer

When I use copy mode on my HP psc2110, I get 4 images of each item printed on the page. I want to only get one image. How do I turn of "special" and get back to just one image?

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I have a Dell PC, Vista Home Premium and a Canon PIXMA MP 560 printer. I am attempting to make copies and for some reason I cannot copy the complete document (8 1/2 X 11), I get 2/3 of the document. I can scan the document and I do get the full document. I have tried everything and am totally frustrated. I am unable to preview the document. I do not understand press the right side of the function button. Where is the function button? I press the wheel all around and still cannot get a preview. Please, please help.


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I'm trying to scan from my HP K80 printer/fax/scanner and every time I try, I get the error "error communicating with the computer"

I have already disconnect the printer from the laptop, shut down the laptop and the printer, turn on the printer ( ran through self test), plug in the printer to the laptop, turned on the laptop.

Was able to print a test page fine.

I can hear the scan process starting, but it cannot send thedata to the laptop.

Using Windows 2000 btw

A:HP K80 printer/scanner, can't scan

Try getting new drivers at the HP website maybe the current ones u got whakced or corrupted if u cna try reinstalling drivers from original Driver Disks

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Hey guys,

Does anyone know if you can use the Windows 7 Windows Fax and Scan with a shared printer? I got my computer to print via the shared printer, pero when I attempt to preform a "New Scan," it says no scanner is attached to my computer. Any insight?


A:Scan Through Shared Printer

A shared printer is a printer not a scanner so I am thinking it is not possible. Generally scanner functions are not available over the network even for large all-in-one business type machines.

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I downloaded the "HP Scan and Capture" which can scan but it is not finding the printer. It just catches the webcam as a tool for scanning but not the scanner which I connected to the laptop.

I even downloaded the drivers that encompassed a whole range of different HP printer models from the HP forum. But not working I guess?

A:How do you scan for HP laptop and printer?

Can you disconnect the webcam while you install the HP scan & capture ?

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I have a 7310 all in one printer on a network. I was able to get the printer to work but the scanner will not work. Hp program will not display the scanner option and w8 scan will not run. Any ideas out there?

A:HP 7310 printer-scan

I have exactly the same problem with a Canon multifunction. For me it is a show stopper since I require PaperPort in my computer use. Have found no solution or even suggestions online through forums, or directly with the company so for me Windows 8 is a future produce and not worth the effort to learn if I like it or not.

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Hello guys

I have installed windows 7, and connected it the my printer: (Brother DCP-135 C)
after connected it without install the software as I did before with Windows XP, it can printer, but cannot scan, I tried to install the software, it tells me I have to update,
any idea how to solve this matter?
best regards

A:my printer can't scan files

When I got my Win 7 computer, I had to go to Brother and get updated drivers for my multifunction printer. I am sure you will probably be able to do so by going to www.brother.com and updating the drivers for the model you own...
Good Luck

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After a lot of trial and error, I got it to work by doing the following.
(You might be able to adapt this to your software.)
*Uninstall your HP driver, then;
1) Copy HP CD to a new folder on C:\ drive.
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