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Vista Scanning Issue

Q: Vista Scanning Issue

I use a Lexmark X6170 for scanning. If I use tif as the setting for the fileformat there is always ONLY 1 page scanned instead of multiple pages that are ready to be scanned via the document feeder.
Any suggestion how to resolve this?
Thomas

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Preferred Solution: Vista Scanning Issue

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A: Vista Scanning Issue

Maybe you can scan it as another format, then find a program online to convert it to a tif file?

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The issue is simply everytime I've used Etrust virus scan when in Internet explorer (have to be) I minimize it, and when I bring it to normal it's fine, but minimize it and bring it up when it's in the Java folder it freezes, should I do an individual scan on the Java folder to see if it has viruses or just make it a special do not scan folder and un-click it when scanning?
 

A:Solved: Etrust Viruscan does not like Java Program folder: not virus issue but scanning issue

Hi, Often the applets stored from Java usage will trigger either a detection or an issue as you are seeing from antivirus scanners.

I'd suggest clearing the Java cache: see the attached screenshot, your version may be slightly different but you should be able to see where to look, and what to do. (The attached pic is from a slightly older version of the Java...the steps below are up to date, though)

Control Panel> (Switch to Classic View)> open Java

Find the Settings tab/button, and open that...then find the Delete Files button and click that.
It's just deleting the temporary files left from Java applet usage.

Then, after clearing the cache, run your scan again and see if it works correctly.
 

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I am running Windows 10 an using MS Office 2010 to scan and store my photos of cards to sell on eBay. Lately my screen freezes up when I try to "save as". I see a little message stating "MS Office 2010 not responding" as if I didn't know it. LOL Can you suggest any help for me?
 

A:Scanning Issue

If you are scanning with a scanner then it would be better to scan to PDF then to Office 2010. Office 2010 as you know is getting on a bit so might not be very compatible with Windows 10.
 

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I face problem while scanning from Scanner of Officejet 6213

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Quote: Originally Posted by mosmana


I face problem while scanning from Scanner of Officejet 6213


There's a patch to fix...:

Correctif de logiciel d'impression HP lors de la mise ? niveau vers Windows 7 Imprimante/fax/scanner/copieur tout-en-un HP Officejet 6213 - Assistance Technique HP (France - Fran?ais)

it is call "dot4patch_reboot.exe" and is 1.22Mb

Before make sure the proper software that came with is well installed.

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hi,

i have the same issue, no firewall, full controll at the sharing folder, still not working....any idea?
 

A:scanning issue

Even though it appears you're having the same problem, please start a new thread when you have a new issue. It's very difficult to keep two problems straight and who's working on what in a single thread.

I've created a new thread for your issue here.

Note: You will need to post complete details of your configuration and your specific issue in this new thread for us to help you.

Thanks for your cooperation.
 

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I hope this is the place to post this question. The digital photography/imaging was a possibility but was not sure.

I am running Windows XP - Home. I received an HP Scanner/Printer for Christmas and yesterday I scanned in some medical reports for my mother. I then e-mailed them to her for her records.

The problem comes in when I view them on my computer the resolution is horrible. It looks very blurry. When I printed a copy out from her computer - it came out of the printer real fuzzy and not crystal clear like the original report from the doctor.

How do I rectify this problem?
 

A:Scanning and resolution issue

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Due to my XPS 15 running extremely slow I was advised to run Scanning and Repair during boot up. The problem now is that the scanning and repair drive has reach 59% after an hour and is not moving any further forward.
Can anyone advise what I do next?

A:XPS 15 Scanning and Repair Issue

Run an extended diagnostic on the (hard/solid state) drive.  F12 at powerup.

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I'm having a problem with wireless scanning, which I think may be a wireless networking issue.

For about 18 months, I've been using Quicken with two HP Photosmart all-in-ones - a 6180 and a 7280 - in Windows 7. (Quicken allows you to scan documents and attach them to individual transactions.) I recently had to replace the older of the two, the 6180. I tried four devices - an Epson, a Canon and and two HP's - and found that none of them worked with Quicken wirelessly. With other software - PaperPort, MS Office Scanning - I had mixed results.

As they all had their problems, I decided to keep the device I liked best, the Canon Pixma MX882. One of the reasons is that it has a duplexing ADF; also, I found their tech support to be slightly more responsive than Epson's, and HUGELY more so than HP's (which should come as no surprise). In fact, one of Canon's senior tech people spent an hour and a half with me, but he couldn't get it to work.

Here's where I am now - I can only use Quicken with the device through a wired connection, and then only with the WIA driver. I can use the Canon driver (which allows me to use the duplexer) with PaperPort and MS Office, but, again, only wired.

The Canon tech felt it was most likely a Windows 7 security or permissions issue, but couldn't suggest how to get around it. The odd thing is that the older HP's have worked fine (the 7280 continues to do so). I remember when wireless scanning first... Read more

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Hi All,

I have a question about a recent Nmap scan I tried doing. The network I am trying to scan is 10.1.30.128 .. (25 bit mask?)
I invoke a nmap using using nmap -sL 10.1.30.128/25. It goes through hosts 128-255 but doesn't detect any as being 'up' or reverse their hostname. I do this all time with other subnets. Does anyone know if I am scanning the network wrong? I can ping a random host on this subnet just fine.. Any ideas??

Thanks

*PLEASE NOTE*
This is a legitimate network scan, I am allowed to scan this network.
 

A:Nmap Issue Scanning /25 Subnet

B u m p
 

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Hi,

The scanner has worked correctly before, but is not now.

When I place a single page on the glass on the scanner and push scan, the document is scanned twice and the image appears as 2 seperate docs. Why is it doing this? I want it to remain 1 page like the original. Any ideas?
 

A:Canon Multipass 360 - scanning issue

Have you tryed uninstalling and reinstalling? this may help
 

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I've used Avast! for at least 2 years. Beginning 2 weeks ago, I started getting the message "Some files could not be scanned" at the end of a scan. Looking at the log revealed that all the unscanned files are in the system restore folder (C:\System VolumeInformation\_restore\. . .). The error message on each file is "Error: Archive is password protected (42056)". It repeats for EVERY file in the folder, including .png, .js and .gif files as well as the actual RP files.

I tried turning system restore off, which zaps all the restore points, rebooting, then creating a new, single restore point and running a Quick Scan. Did not solve the problem; every file in the folder is still "off limits" to Avast! EXCEPT when I do a boot-time scan (which runs before Windows loads).

Posted the problem on Avast's forum, but got no explanation. I realize it does not mean anything is infected, and it's not critical that Avast be able to scan the RPs, but the fact that it started doing this on 11/14 and now does it for every scan signals that something in the OS or in Avast has changed. Or might this have something to do with the fact that I have SpywareBlaster, a program that "immunizes" some registry items so spyware can't alter them (most HOST files)? Could the last update for that program have contained a change where it now immunizes the RPs?

Anybody have a clue as to what has happened here?
 

A:Solved: Avast scanning issue

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I have created a very simple DLL in C# that scans (TWAIN) and saves the image to a temp file form which I read into a Picturebox.

When I use the DLL in a Windows form, it works perfectly. when I use it in an HTML page, the page scans but then everything hangs. The image is not saved to a temp file and nothing is rendered. Since it is only happening in IE, it seems to an issue with security.

The code for the scanner is below:

FILE: DOTSCAN.CS
using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.ComponentModel;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
using System.Drawing;
using System.Drawing.Imaging;
using System.Data;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using System.IO;
using System.Security;
using System.Security.Permissions;
using GdiPlusLib;
using TwainLib;

namespace DotScan
{
/// <summary>
/// Summary description for UserControl1.
/// </summary>
///

[SecurityPermission(SecurityAction.Assert, Flags=SecurityPermissionFlag.UnmanagedCode)]
[FileIOPermission(SecurityAction.Assert, Unrestricted=true)]
public class DotScan : System.Windows.Forms.UserControl, IMessageFilter
{
private System.ComponentModel.IContainer components;
private System.Windows.Forms.Panel panel1;
private bool msgfilter;
private Twain tw;
IntPtr bmpptr;
IntPtr pixptr;
BITMAPINFOHEADER bmi;
Rectangle bmprect;

private System.Windows.Forms.Button btnFile;
//private int picnumber = 0;

string imageFileName;
private System.Windows.Forms.Button button1;
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Hi

i Have a problem with cx11nf.let me explain to you.

I have a multifunction printer cx11nf (printer, scanner, copier, fax) when i installed this printer on my computer was working good. but recently in december 2009, the multifunction had a problem (i don't know what happened) but the problem is that when i try to scan from my computer the status bar of the scanning software do not move and the page on the printer pass through ADF very fast and the image never load the status bar of the scan software never move, in addition below the status bar says it will take 1 hour to load the image. this multifunction use tcp/ip protocol, i used the scan thought network.

i'm running windows vista home premiun.

Can anybody help me with this problem.
 

A:Epson CX11NF Multifunction (scanning issue)

The Epson Multifunction may need to be serviced/repaired
 

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We have a Canon imageRunner 1025N multifunction printer/copier/scanner in our office. Up until today, it was directly connected to one of our office computers through a USB cable. Now it's been networked. One of the functions of this printer is that it could scan in documents to the computer. But now that it's networked, the scanner feature seems to no longer be an option. As far as I could tell with the manual, the scanner will not work if it's networked. My question is that if this is true, can a printer be connected to a networked AND connected to a computer through the USB cable at the same time (without any functionality issues) so that we can scan our documents again? Any help would be much appreciated, thank you. (And if there is no one with an answer, any help directing me to where I could find an answer would be appreciated as well since I cannot find how to get help through Canon's website.)
 

A:Canon imageRunner 1025N Scanning Issue

You may just need to reinstall the Canon software from the CD and configure the scanner as being Network connect rather then USB. Also the brochure suggests the unit support Scan to Email and Scan to FTP, you can configure that if its network connected, that's generally how most Xerox units are setup at the sites I visit. The Canon website seems to very lacking, you may have better manuals on the installation CD.

But there should be no reason it can't be connected both ways, however the scan to email or a network drive would be better.
 

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Hi, folks.

Installed the Epson WF 4740 All-in-on printer last week, added to my home wireless network and it is working fine for printing from all three laptops on the network. Copying and scanning at the printer are working as well. Also scans successfully to a USB key inserted at the printer.

Problem: Menu has option to send scan to a PC on the network. Says Document Capture Pro software must be installed to do this, which it is. But when I try to do this, menu shows "Cannot find computer". The menu has another dropdown to select a job, once the computer has been selected, and on my PC I have a couple saved jobs (scanner settings), but the printer won't detect them. I suspect if it would find my computer on the network, I could select one of my saved jobs, and the scan would end up on my computer.

I can, however, trigger a scan using the Document Capture Pro software on the laptop, and it works fine, including the scan winding up on my PC. However, if my PC is in another room, I have to go to the printer to insert the original, then go back to the PC, start the scan, than go back to the printer to grab the original.

Called Epson tech support, went through the usual steps the "tech" was reading off a script. Finally put me on hold, talked to "senior tech", said I need to make sure port 2968 is open on my wireless router, as this port is used by the printer.

We have Verizon FIOS with a Quantum Gateway wireless router; I can access th... Read more

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Hi to all,
I have this vista I got in Feb this year I tried to scan some pictures to the pc and it wont scan. I have a hp 1510 and hp 5610 xi both all in ones. I can print and copy with them but no scanning . Can any one help I have done the downloads from hp website but I still cant scan.

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I scan my paper files into a tif or word file for storage, I have a new laptop Fujitsu Lifebook A6030 but still have my Brother MFC9700 for scanning and printing, I have tried to scan documents in but I am only getting one page at a time - I can not get it to scan several pages into one file like I did before. I was trying through WIAAMGR (would show only the first page) I also tried through Microsoft office/tools (have 2003) and received a hardware error there it would even show the scan at all. Any ideas?

A:vista scanning with brothermfc9700

Call brother or look on their site for a driver update. Other scanner companies have had the same issue with vista.

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I'm running Home Premium 32-bit on an Acer Aspire 5100 3.0 Windows Experience Index, Processor AMD Turion(tm) 64x2 Mobile Tecnology TL-50 160 GHz Ram 2.00 GB 32-bit operating system.
I have an old wonderful and reliable Brother MFC 6800 Monochrome, Printer, Scanner, Copier, Fax & PC Fax.
Since I went from XP to Vista the scanning function stopped working and Brother says they no longer support my ancient but reliable and lovabled machine for scanning when using Vista.
Can someone please walk me through how to download the scanning software in Vista and fix it so that I can scan documents to email them or fax them through the PC fax function of my reliable Brother MFC-6800? - Thanks.

A:Vista Scanning Software

Welcome
Have you tried compatibility mode?
This is the same for Vista
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...lity-mode.html

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is there some way I can scan a document & then email it to someone easily? Ive got the dreaded Vista! ( I could do it np with XP) It seems to automatically assume I want to scan a photo!
Ive got a HP deskjet F2180.
Thanks
 

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Hi all. I just want to start by saying that I'm completely clueless about computers, so don't feel like you're patronizing me by speaking in layman's terms. Also, I apologize if this has already been dealt with in another thread but I did look and couldn't see anyone with the exact same problem as me.

I've been using Malawarebytes Anti-Malware for all of my spyware/virus scanning stuff for about 6 months and it has been brilliant, vaulting very threat I've encountered and my laptop has been running perfectly.

Two days ago, my Dell Inspiron 1545 laptop (running on Vista) turned off while I was using it.
Turning it back on I had the usual SAFE MODE, SAFE MODE WITH NETWORKING, SAFE MODE WITH COMMAND PROMPTS and START NORMALLY options.

I started normally, but nothing worked. The cursor moved, but clicking desktop icons did nothing. I shut down (using CTRL, ALT + DEL) and tried again. In normal mode, I tried to run Malawarebites Anti-Malware, but the whole computer froze after 1 second of scanning and I couldn't get any programmes to work.

In SAFE MODE WITH NETWORKING, I tried again and Malawarebytes Anti-Malware worked for about 11 minutes before freezing. I tried it a few times and it always froze while scanning the same folder:
C:\ProgramData\...\Windows\Projects\SystemIndex\Indexer\CiFiles\00010022.dir

Friends on Twitter suggested I download and try Avast and Emsisoft. Exactly the same thing happened, the whole laptop freezing when ... Read more

A:Virus scanning freezes (Vista)

BUMP! Any help would be greatly appreciated. Had this problem for about 3 weeks now.
 

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I have aquired a HP C7180 all in one printer. I am unable to Scan over the network using a Vista PC.

The unit is ok and works well with both networked Windows 98 and XP systems.

I performed 9 reinstalls, with the HP recommended software from their site. I am in contact with HP support (Hmmm). Their current request is to install the basic software package. (no network support in it though), an uninstall re install cycle takes around 2 hours.

Any suggestions welcome.
 

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Whenever I scan a document or text from a multi-funtion printer to the computer in order to edit it,it goes into Windows Photo Gallery as a jpg file.I'm not super capable on the computer and I can not get the scanned text to move somewhere to edit.Tried dragging it to Wordpad and Notepad,but when it opens it just looks like chicken scratches,it will go to Paint,and come up as a recognizable image,but I'm still unable to edit the text.I seem to spend hours going around in circles.Fortunately,my window doesn't open so I still have the computer,Vista and all.Can anybody help? Thank you. Chris

A:Scanning A Document To Vista For Editing

When you scan an image, the entire thing becomes an image. There is no text in the image.... there is a picture of text. As far as the computer is concerned, there is no text. If you want to change text in an image, you need decent graphics software and manually remove the colors, lines, and squiggles that represent text.

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AVG free antivirus normally scans all in/out email messages and places a "virus free" msg text in the incoming ones after scanning them.

I have migrated to a brand new Compaq Presario SR5250NX with vista home premium and am running the latest versions of AVG free and Mozilla Thunderbird.

During email download via Thunderbird on my old win XP system, AVG placed a little progress pop up on the screen and placed the "virus free" text at the end of each incoming message.

On the new vista system, the little popup never shows nor do the "virus free" texts.

The AVG control panel states the "Email Scanner is fully functional" and the properties mentions a plugin/extension of AVG FREE ADDITION MS OUTLOOK EXTENSION being installed.

In the vista properties, Thunderbird is assigned all of the email duties.

It is as if Avg Free doesn't recognize the presence of Thunderbird on the machine.

Is anybody successfully getting Avg free to scan Thunderbird on Vista?
 

A:AVG AV not scanning email on Vista w/Thunderbird

I use AVG Internet Security rather than the free version, but IIRC you need to select an email 'profile' when you install AVG. (I'm sure you can add it later, too-and I'm not sure it's called a 'profile' but I remember that there were several choices, one being Outlook & another called 'Personal' or something like that. Wish I had AVG on this machine to check.)

For Thunderbird, you need to activate the 'Personal' email scanner profile in AVG. Also, make sure T-Bird is set to cooperate with AV programs. I forget where that setting is (don't have T-Bird on this PC either) but it tells T-Bird to store each message in a separate temp file so it can be scanned before adding it to the Inbox. Note that this doesn't affect the email scanner, it just prevents your entire Inbox from being quarantined if something should slip past the email scanner & later be recognized by the real-time scanner.
 

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I had a Brother laser MFC for many years and needed to replace it so I purchased the current version (MFC-7860DW). While loading the s/w CD, an error popped up that prevents the loading of the Paperport scanning s/w. I have uploaded a screen print of the error message. In case you can not clearly read the attached, the following is the error code: Error 1935. An error occurred during the installation of the assembly. Microsoft VC80.CRT.Type="win32".version"8.0.50727.4053".publicKeyToken="1fc8b3b9e1e8e3b".processorArchitecture+amd64".

My machine is a Vista 64 bit operating system. Thank you for your help.

A:Microsoft Visual C++2005 Redristibutable x64 issue when installing scanning software

Hi do you Visual C ++ 2005 installed Download Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable Package (x86) from Official Microsoft Download Center do you have the service pack 1 update Download Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Service Pack 1 Redistributable Package MFC Security Update from Official Microsoft Download Center

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Vista insists on scanning folders with audio contents even though i have indexing turned off.
Every time i navigate to a folder with audio files in it that green search bar at the top starts going - clicking the X doesnt help and if i try to do anything thing with a file in the folder vista doesnt respond or it starts the scan all over again.
Basically i'm "not allowed" to do anything with a file until vista gets done scanning the folder.
- and of course setting the folder attributes to "document" style instead of "music" does no good because vista refuses to remember folder settings.
 

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Hi,

I work for a company with a network comprising of over a 100 workstations with windows vista installed on them, a windows 2008 server and an oracle database with remote access. We are looking for utilities that will let us scan for vulnerabilities, help us identify weak passwords and inactive usernames. Run dictionary and brute force attacks. We also want to monitor access rights from time to time. Please suggest some tools that are not too expensive. We have used freeware but were getting a lot of false positives.

All suggestions welcome!

JB

A:Vulnerability Scanning and Audit for Windows Vista

Hi JB. . .

Looks like you or someone else has quite a job ahead.

For a few of your items like viewing file ACLs, use AccessChk
and AccessENUM - part of the SysInternals Suite written by Mark Russinovich, Microsoft TechNet.

SysInternals Suite (zip) --> http://download.sysinternals.com/Fil...rnalsSuite.zip

SysInternals TechNet site --> http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/s.../bb842062.aspx

I think SysInternals can do much of what you want -- and it is free, courtesy of Microsoft TechNet. Whether a GUI or cmd/DOS line EXE, be sure to run ALL SysInternals apps at an elevated admin level (RIGHT-click, Run as Admin). Those that execute from a cmd/DOS prompt -
START | cmd.exe | RIGHT-click on cmd.exe | Run as Admin

My favorites used daily - Process Explorer, Process Monitor, AutoRuns.

Please note that NewSID is NOT compatible with Server 2008, Vista or Windows 7.

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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Hi,

I'm having a re-occuring problem with my PC
I am a video editor, so I move, download, upload, sideload A LOT of stuff on my computer.
I thought the problem was my old HD which I recently got replaced with a new 1 terrabyte HD, well the exact same problem is back and I'm really confused as to how I might be able to resolve this issue without completely overhauling and replacing my hard drive every few months.

The problem is that my system constantly slows down and crashes on me from time to time, (crashes around once a month), and then chkdisk pops up every time I start my computer and begins to scan it, I think it goes through 3 processes or stages which I'm not really sure as to what they do, but in the second stage it always just stops between 40% and 60% and will not continue, so I have to shut my computer down and skip the chkdisk because it seems to be useless.

I couldn't find any sites or sources that gave me the slightest idea as to why chkdisk always stalls and never completes checking the disk.

So I cannot defragment my computer and it's just getting slower and slower at a noticeably fast rate.

I don't want my computer to end up in the state it was in last time where it took minutes just to open a single word document.

I've even heard that defragmenting my computer isn't the way to go or that it wouldn't fix anything?

-Zac

A:Trying to defrag vista, says I have to run chkdisk which wont finish scanning my HD?

Hi, welcome to the forums sorry about the delay in replying. We don't know your system specs, adding a 1 tb hdd may not have been the best way to go, best to talk to your local computer shop about your requirements. Now it appears your drive is returning a "dirty" response hence chkdsk needs to be run. The three stage (read only) chkdsk is virtually useless so open a cmd prompt start, all programs, accessories, and right click on command prompt, select "run as administrator" at the prompt type:-


Code:
chkdsk /r press enter
You will receive a prompt about the volume being in use and would you like to run it next boot Y\N press Y and type exit then reboot.

Chkdsk will run, on a 1tb hdd can take up to 2 days (yes or longer) so be patient.

When complete download My Defrag (best free one by far);

http://www.mydefrag.com/

Select the optimize monthly option and allow it to run. Let us know how you get on.

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I'm using a couple registry cleaners and they both take a long time scanning! I'm talking hours and hours. I'm using Wise Registry Cleaner and I'm also using a demo version of TweakNow's RegCleaner Pro. Both are Vista x64 certified and both work, but I've yet to let them run through a complete cycle. They don't stall or stop, but when they get to the Wow6432Node registry keys, it takes FOREVER to scan. As I said before, it takes hours! I'm not exaggerating at all either. I've waited two hours before I stopped it and hit delete the safe keys, thinking maybe it would take a shorter time next time, but no luck so far.

I'm starting to wonder if my Vista x64 install is borked or something. The only trouble I'm having with Vista x64 is with some Creative drivers for my X-Fi....no biggie really...just Creative's problem, not Windows I don't think. The other one is IE7 and Windows Messenger Live! giving me a Werfault when I have two separate IE7 browser windows open, it causes Messenger to shut down, but that's it.

I don't see how something can be wrong with my system that would take it hours to go through. I don't have that many programs at all on windows! I just built this computer about 2 months ago and I am dual booting with Vista x64 and XP on two separate partitions of course. Why in the world is it taking so long to scan through this Wow6432Node key? I know it's some sort of reflector for 32-bit programs under Vista 64-bit, why so many keys?? I just want to make sure nothing... Read more

A:Registry Cleaners Taking A Long Time Scanning Vista x64....

Hi Bowen,

First, Welcome to the Forum.

I used Wise registry cleaner for quite awhile now and noticed that this started on mine as well starting with the last updated version they did. I never had this problem with Wise before either. I had to uncheck the Software section option for the scan to complete. This was true even on a fresh install of Vista too. I sent a bug report to Wise on it the other day, but haven't heard anything from them yet. I would keep a eye out on their website for a new update, and perhaps they'll have it fixed then. I would suspect that TweakNow's RegCleaner has a similiar Software option that would need to be unchecked as well.

I would uncheck it and wait for a updated version.

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hi there. I have a new laptop and am in the process of copying some files to the hard drive I'd previously burnt to DVD. Everytime I put in any DVD, Vista scans the disc for up to 10 minutes, like it's trying to get an overview of EVERYTHING on the disc. In this time, I can't really access or move the files around because the DVD drive is already going mental. XP never used to dick around with a disc like this. Any way of turning off this frustrating feature?

Thanks & Regards,
Anthony
 

A:Solved: Vista spends ages scanning optical discs

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Hi,

If I have a heavily infected OS and I hook it up to a working PC as an external drive and scan it, will the viruses be removed and found as well as if it was scanned directly from the infected OS?

Thanks

A:Scanning an infected OS externally as good as scanning it from it's own OS? [Moved]

As no logs have been posted, I am shifting this topic from the specialized HiJack This forum to the Am I Infected forum.==>PLEASE DO NOT NOW POST LOGS<== unless a log is specifically requested.

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When I first bought my CanoScan 8800F and set about scanning my old slides I was a bit enthusiastic and scanned at the default resolution. The resulting images, when printed, were poor quality. I have now started re-scanning all 124 slides at 4800dpi (or is it ppi?). The trouble is that when I enhance them or change their sizes Photoshop takes ages to complete the operation. Should I scan at 4800 or 2400 then resize the images to 600 before doing any enhancing? Is there some way to scan slides so that they print at an acceptable resolution but do not involve hours of waiting? I also want to burn the scanned images to a DVD.
 

A:Scanning Slides: Slow when scanning high resolution

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TWAIN compliant Windows Vista 32-bit supported scanning application required...

I keep trying to download the Vista 32 bit driver update for epson perfection 1260 photoscanner but it won't work. Noticed the above note and wonder if that's the problem and, if so, how can I find such a... " TWAIN compliant Windows Vista 32-bit supported scanning application"...
to meet with said requirements.

Strange thing is that it was working earlier. Wonder if having a Lexmark scanner also on there had some effect, filling somehow this requirement.

Eitherway I need help here as I am lost without the smart panel scanner and esp my PhotoImpression4 programs essential to my work. Got them on disc and was able to use before (until just a few days ago).

Also wonder if Java updates cause problems, the only other update recently downloaded.
 

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I am finding it a challenge to scan with the 1100A. How do I do it? I use Vista and have installed the scanner as a Xerox (it does that) but I do not have a manual and cannot seem to get the instructions as to how to do this from HP? Do I need something? When I browse to Office on my computer and go to MODI and try and scan it says no scanner is installed but I don't see where to install one? And hand holding would be helpful, as I don't know where to turn. I don't even know where the scan button is on the printer.

Thanks
 

A:Scanning with HP1100A and Microsoft Office 2003 and Vista Home Basic

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i got zone alarm. anyways, when the thing isn't scanning my ocmptuer, i looked at the task manager and i saw 2 scanning processes from zone alarm, taking up lots of my computer's memory. i tried over, but its always happens. and there's no scanning going on, and im sure of it.
 

A:zonealarm scanning when not scanning [unresolved]

Howdy justiceman34
You do realise that Zone Alarm has IM and email scanning going on all the time and periodically scans files and internet pages that you are browsing.It doesn't always show up on the ZA icon either (when the magnifying glass comes over the ZA icon)
Regards
paula
 

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i have two computers, one of which i am typing this on, the other which is haveing BSOD problems. The BSOD after about 12 mintues of run time. which is why i am having troble getting the mini dumps on the computer. I have no idea what could have caused this but i am sure it is not a ram issue becuase i have checked both my 1 gb sticks and the both work fine. i have more mini-dumps however i can upload them due to space on forum.
 

A:BSOD issue on Vista (not a RAM issue) will try to include minidumps

here are some of the remaining minidumps.
 

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I thought I put my PC to sleep and all of a sudden a blue screen popped up right after it was in sleep mode. I wasn't able to restart in safe mode.

Anyhow the following are the errors that are popping up..
I really don't have a clue. Help is greatly appreciated....

Terri

A:Vista Issue, Or Windows issue?

How To Use the Event Viewer Applethttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/40108/how-to-use-event-viewer/

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OK, so I have a brand new laptop with Windows Vista 64 bit installed. It has been running totally fine and I was messing around with my iTunes and wound up having to uninstall it. Next thing I know after rebooting, Outlook 2007 is starting up every time I restart?? And I can't seem to disable it.

Also, when I tried to reinstall iTunes several times it says Windows Installer has stopped working??

I don't know if these two things tie into each other but I don't know what's causing this issue.

Any ideas??
 

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Of course I don't know if Vista is the issue or not. The other day I received my new computer tower from Dell,which came with Vista. 4 times now i've had issues with it,with "crashing" which i'll explain. Pretty much happens out of no where,where I could be just searching the internet,looking over my computer... where outta no where the screen turns black,though I still can move my mouse around. say if I had any programs/files minimized which would be located on the bottom of the screen,when this happens with the black screen,all those files that were minimized on the bottom of the screen,appear at the top of the screen.

First couple of times I didn't have a choice but shut the computer down the incorrect way,then restart again. After that I decided when this happens again just to press ctrl,alt and delete. which I did that then when it happened again,where it'll take me to another screen then where I have options to choose from like lock computer,switch users,log out..So i clicked on log out where it takes me to my screen to type in my password to enter windows again. After I do that,windows comes up just fine as if nothing even happened and I go from there. Like I said its a once in a while thing that happens,not every 5 mintues or so. I just wonder if its still a vista bug,that people seem to complain about lately that Vista still has bugs that needs to be worked out.

A:Possible Vista Issue

I haven't heard of this Vista bug before. There could be a problem with the graphics card or it's drivers.

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My situation i have a set duel channel 1 gig a-dat memory ddr 400 2gig total memory works for 3 years, still works great.

I bought the same memory, set duel channel 1 gig a-dat memory ddr 400 and installed them on my vista 64 bit system

the bios reads 4gig np but windows will not load (windows error recovery) no specific error listed. I then took out my original memory and left the new in the newly used duel chanel slots on my motherboard.

Both the new memory and the previuosly unused ram slots work fine. I have repeatly installed all 4 gig same problem (windows error recovery) and always

works fine with either set of in either duel chanels on my motherboard. I have windows vista 64 bit.

A:vista 64 bit 4 gig ram issue

Hello Ramm, and welcome to Vista Forums.

Often, updating the motherboard BIOS to the latest version may solve this problem for most. You might check to see if you have a newer version available and if the readme notes for it say if it addresses this issue or not. On a 64-bit Vista, you may need to use a USB flash key to flash with if your motherboard manufacturer does not have a 64-bit flash utilty though.

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Ran runscanner and have this log to be looked over. Please get back to me asap.

A:Need Help with some Vista Issue's

What did you feel was wrong with the machine?Please download MiniToolBox, save it to your desktop and run it. Checkmark the following checkboxes: Flush DNS Report IE Proxy Settings Reset IE Proxy Settings Report FF Proxy Settings Reset FF Proxy Settings List content of Hosts List IP configuration List Winsock Entries List last 10 Event Viewer log List Installed Programs List Users, Partitions and Memory size.Click Go and post the result (Result.txt). A copy of Result.txt will be saved in the same directory the tool is run. Note: When using "Reset FF Proxy Settings" option Firefox should be closed.Next run MBAM (MalwareBytes):Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.Download Link 1 <<<== Use this one first.Download Link 2MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
For instructions with screenshots, please refer to the How to use Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Guide.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes'... Read more

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Hey everyone,
I've had the same problem with Windows vista on a dell Latitude D830 using a wireless router. The weird thing is this problem is intermittent..one day I'll have internet, the next I won't. Then when I try to diagnose the error I get "Windows confirmed a Primary DNS server error", and also the "DNS server is online but not responding". I have another older computer that can still access the internet fine via the router. I can also pick up my laptop and go find wireless elsewhere like in a cafe and not have a problem. Can anyone help me out with this?
Thanks
 

A:Vista DNS issue

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server DNS address could not be found
how do i fix this in vista?
can anybody assist me?
 

A:can anyone help with a vista issue?

When I closed your duplicate I did not mean for you to open a triplicate. Stick with your original thread in the Vista forum. Closing.
 

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We use java applets to run our application. But unfortunaltely in vista os we are unable to run application, since jre is not getting initialized for some reason.
It is giving as NoSuchElementFound Exception.

Pls help us in knowing the checklist for enabling JRE in vista

Thanks

A:JRE Issue in VISTA

Download the latest version of Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6.
Scroll down to where it says "Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6u4 allows end-users to run Java applications".
Click the "Download" button to the right.
Check the box that says: "Accept License Agreement".
The page will refresh.
Click on the link to download Windows Offline Installation with or without Multi-language and save to your desktop.
Close any programs you may have running - especially your web browser.
Go to Start > Control Panel double-click on Add/Remove programs and remove all older versions of Java.
Check any item with Java Runtime Environment (JRE or J2SE) in the name.
Click the Remove or Change/Remove button.
Repeat as many times as necessary to remove each Java versions.
Reboot your computer once all Java components are removed.
Then from your desktop double-click on jre-6u4-windows-i586-p.exe to install the newest version.

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I have issue with IE 7.0 on Vista, on my HP Pavilion DV9000 Laptop.

many websites I go visit, and click on link it is not responding, and when IE open's up 2nd page, it is blank.

Ex: when I go to www.windowsupdate.com I got blank page, a lot web sites, requires me to login, when I put in username and Pw hit Login, and login is not taking me to anywhere.. basically is not doing anything..

Can anyone help on this?

A:IE 7.0 issue on Vista

go into msie, click on tools, internet options, advanced tabs and reset your settings and see if it helps.

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