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I don't know how to save a scanned document onto my computer. I currently have a HP photosmart3110 All-in-one printer fax scanner copier

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All you need to do is use the scanning software provided with the HP device.

Before scanning it will ask you to look at the preview....when you are happy with the preview start the scanning and then it will ask you where to save it....it might also save it automatically....in which case it will be saved in your my pictures folder.

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  3. Lay the picture to be scanned face-down on the glass. Square up the photo using the guides that are usually located along the edges of the scanning bed.

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