Question about Epson Perfection 1240U Flatbed Scanner

1 Answer

Epson scanner 1240U

I have used my scanner for years on my PC. I have tried to download drivers to use it on my Mac os x. the drivers download but I can't get it to work. I tried the software that came with the scanner originally and it says it is not supported. Any ideas?

Posted by on

  • needle3000 Feb 14, 2009

    This solution worked perfectly. Thanks for your help

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Needle3000:  The Epson "Perfection" 1240U Scanner won't work with Mac OS X 10.4.11 possibly due to the program it is being run from. Like you, I had the same problem: it wasn't being recognized. Epson's drivers installed and ran correctly. Scanner even appeared under Bus in USB Device Tree in System Profile. Finally, I discovered that the Scanner runs if opened directly from EPSON Scan.app under Applications. The problem, in my case, was my ancient version of Photoshop (5.5.) from which I was running it.
 Hope that helps!

Posted on Dec 06, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Can't find proper driver for epson 1240U for windows 7 64bit the one on epson website doesn't work on my new HP G62 computer


http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/supDetail.jsp?BV_UseBVCookie=yes&infoType=Downloads&oid=14549&prodoid=54582&category=Products

Copy and paste the link above go there and get your driver.

Bye Ian

Apr 27, 2011 | Epson Perfection 1240U Flatbed Scanner

2 Answers

I lost my driver cd i can 't download it 's configurayion


Log on to support.epson.com to get the drivers for your scanner.
Here is the link:
http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/supDetail.jsp?oid=14549&prodoid=54582&infoType=Downloads&platform=Windows&BV_UseBVCookie=yes

Just choose which driver is compatible with your operating system.

May 19, 2009 | Epson Perfection 1240U Flatbed Scanner

1 Answer

I would like to find a driver for epson perfection scanner 1240u


I had the same problem.

First solution: Use Ubuntu instead, it works great with 64 bit.

Second solution: Download the full version of vuescan from a torrent site. (This program has a driver that will work with thousands of scanners) The demo version puts watermarks in your scan. Why pay for a program that makes your scanner work when Epson should get their lazy ***** to work making drivers for 64 bit?

Mar 24, 2009 | Epson Office Equipment & Supplies

Not finding what you are looking for?
Epson Perfection 1240U Flatbed Scanner Logo

424 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Epson Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18375 Answers

mukhtar21 shaikh
mukhtar21 shaikh

Level 3 Expert

2017 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

4918 Answers

Are you an Epson Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...