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Scanner Not Working

I have all the appropriate functions installed, but when I click scan it keeps telling I have no paper in the feeder when I actually do. I'm also not sure where to press the 'start' button.

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I've got a all-in-one printer of HP LaserJet M1120 MFP. When I switch it on the screen shows "Scanner Error 20". And I cannot use the scan function. It can print when connected to computer. I've rea


Hi,
Follow these steps to scan using HP software:Step one: Load the item to be scanned
  1. Make sure that the product is connected to the computer.
  2. Turn on the product.
  3. Load the item in the document feeder tray or on the scanner glass
Tip

Load the following items in the document feeder tray :

  • Single items
  • Items that are not easily damaged
  • Multipage, single sided items that you want to scan into one file
Load the following items on the scanner glass :

  • Single items
  • Items that are easily damaged, such as old documents and photos
  • Multipage, double sided items that you want to scan into one file

  • Option one: Document feeder tray
    1. Place the item into the document feeder tray. The printed side faces up and the top edge goes into the tray first.
    2. Adjust the width guides to fit the item.
  • Option two: Scanner glass
    1. Open the scanner lid.
    2. Place the item with the print side down on the scanner glass. For the correct position, see the engraved guide near the corner of the glass.
    3. Close the scanner lid.
Step two: Scan the item Use one of the following methods to open the HP scan window:
  • Double-click the HP scan icon (c02436443.gif ) on the Windows desktop. note.png NOTE:If you have more than one HP product installed, double-click the HP scan icon (c02436443.gif ) for the product you are scanning with.
  • Click Start (c01827528.gif ), click All Programs , click the HP folder, click the name of your HP product, and then click HP Scan .

Click the scan option for the item you are scanning. note.png NOTE:Depending on your HP product, you might not have all the following scan options available. c02448891.gif

Save as PDF Use this setting to scan text documents that are not editable. Use the Save as Editable Text (OCR) option to scan text that you can edit. c02448892.gif

Save as JPEG Use this setting to scan pictures and images.
Hope this information will be helpful.
Let me know.
Regard

Oct 29, 2011 | HP LaserJet M1120 MFP All-In-One Printer

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Canon imageclass D1120 printer says: feeder paper jam,


Hi Try this method


To "Settings/Registration Table"

You can specify the method for restarting scanning of documents when a paper jam occurs in the feeder.

For information on the optional products required to use this function, see "Optional Products Required for Each Function."


  1. Press b_in_add.gif(Settings/Registration) ? [Function Settings] ? [Common] ? [Scan Settings] ? [Feeder Jam Recovery Method].

  1. Select [From 1st Page] or [From Stopped Original] ? press [OK].

Details of each item are shown below.
[From 1st Page]: If a paper jam occurs in the feeder, scanning starts again from the first page of the document. [From Stopped Original]: If a paper jam occurs in the feeder, scanning starts again from the page of the document scanning was interrupted.

Jun 10, 2011 | Canon ImageCLASS D1120 All-In-One Laser...

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How do i scan documents onto my comp


It depends a bit on the software you have installed (OS, etc). If you installed the full-featured software before connecting the all-in-one to your computer, you can scan immediately from the computer. For Windows, open the HP Solution Center (by double-clicking on the icon or Start > All Programs > HP folder > HP Solution Center). Put your document to be scanned face down on the scanner glass and close the lid (ADF pages go face up, top edge first). Click the tab in the Solution Center for your HP product (if you have more than one) and click Scan Picture or Scan Document as appropriate. Set the scanner settings in the pop-up window if needed. Click Scan to start the scan. To use the buttons on the scanner, you need to set the destinations for the buttons in the HP Solution Center (Scan to destination for example) and have the HP monitor running on your computer (this listens to the buttons).

Scanners work with bi-directional communication so USB hubs, print servers or bad cables can result in the printer functions working but not the scanner.

If you install the generic OS driver (by connecting the all in one to the computer before installing the software), the printer will work but the scanner will functions will be limited (the scanner buttons will not work but other functions will depend on the OS). Windows XP can acquire scans in Paint (File > From Camera or Scanner). Windows Vista and Win7 add Windows Fax and Scan which will also acquire scans (not in all versions of Vista). Vista also can acquire scans with Windows Photo Gallery.

The printer works similarly with the Mac OS but hte names may be different.

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

Jun 14, 2010 | HP DeskJet F4280 All In One Printer InkJet

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I am trying to scan a document and it is not working, I have a hp photosmart c4280 printer. How do I install a usb cord


hi
Place the document or image into the scanner for scanning. A scanner with a paper feeder will only receive flat papers and photographs, but a flatbed scanner opens to accommodate books, fabrics and leaves along with flat papers. There is even a attachment for feeding photo slides into flatbed scanners.
  • Step 2 Start the scanning softwaremag-glass_10x10.gif. If the scanner does not engage the software automatically, press the "start" or "scan" button, or click the scanner icon on the computer screen to initialize the software.
  • Step 3 Activate the scan. Click the "file" menu and select "acquire," "import," or another practical choice that applies.
  • Step 4 Preview the item to be scanned. Most scanners have a preview option. This will show the scan area inside dotted lines. The lines can be moved with the mouse to relocate, enlarge or crop the scanning area.
  • Step 5 Set the resolution for images by number of dots per inch (dpi). For computer screen viewing, 100 dpi should suffice. Use 200 to 300 dpi for items to be printed.
  • Step 6 Use the appropriate setting for scanning black and white text. If the scanner does not show a preset for text, use "line art" or "black and white" at 300 dpi. Then use the optical character recognition (OCR) program to convert the image of the text into a file for word processi
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    Jul 02, 2009 | HP LaserJet 3015 All-In-One Printer

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    Will not scan from glass but feeder will?


    Using your scanner program such as PaperPort, you really have to pay attention on where the document/photo is located for scanning.


    Steps
    1. Click on Start, Programs, Paperport
    2. Right above the Word "SCAN", you will have several options on;
    a. Document or Photo
    b. Flatbed or Feeder
    3. Once step 2b has been selected, the M20i will scan your document per your instructions.

    Note:#1
    If you place your document on Flatbed but your selection on your screen says "Feeder" where do you think the scanner will look for your document? The answer is --> Feeder!!!

    Note #2
    Make sure that you click Accept,& DONE, other wise M20i will just sit and wait for your next command.

    I hope this resolves the confusion between GLASS and FEEDER scanning.

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    I have a brother mfc-7420 flatbed and am trying to scan multiple pages through the automatic feeder but it only scans whats on the flatbed? Is the feeder only for copies and not for scans? Anything i can...


    First install everything, than go to my computer at the bottom u will have Scanners and Camera, click on Brother MFC-7420 USB
    Than if the window pop ups than click on Microsoft Scanner and Camera Wizard
    Now u will have new Window "Scanner and Camera Wizard" click Next
    On next page u will see Choose Scanning Preferences in there u will find "Paper Source"
    click on the Scroll down option and pick "DOCUMENT FEEDER" and Click next
    than hopefully u know wat to do pick the name fro scans that u going to make pick the folder to place it in and it will start scanning by it self and will send i to ur computer.
    And put ur Scan paper with the side that u wanna scan FACE UP in the FAX tray which is on the Top or all in one Printer

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    I just upgrated my Vista system as recomanded, and after that I am not able to scan documents, getting the messGE " NO PAPER IN THE DOCUMENT FEEDER " on my all in one laiser jet 3050

    May 23, 2008 | HP LaserJet 3055 All-In-One Printer

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    SC101 ERROR MESSAGE


    I'm not familiar with your exact model but for small ricohs....Sc101 means that the standard white level was not detected. When you first turn on your machine the scanner scans a white plate (you will find this plate under the glass or frame near the park position of the scanner (facing down towards the scanner).The scanner will try to take a quick scan of this white plate so it knows the difference between white and black.
    You will get this error if anything is preventing the scanner from seeing this plate (exposure lamp not working, Blocked scanner, or more likely a dirty white plate.
    Remove the glass, get a mirror and try to find the plate and then clean it with windex. When you turn on machine the scanner will try to scan this white plate( make sure scanner is not getting hung up on anything.
    For original size your machine may use paper size sensors that look like small black boxes with two black eyes (under the glass looking up towards the original) make sure these eyes are clean.

    Regarding your doc feeder I need more info ( does it attempt to work, etc) describe what it does when you try to use it.

    Jan 26, 2008 | Ricoh Aficio 1018D Copier

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    I can't Scan 8 1/2 by 14. It cuts the scan to that of a regular paper. I can fax by 8 1/2 by 14 and it comes out alright. how i do the set up. I used the set up in the scan but it did not help.


    I also had problems scanning legal size documents with a Brother MFC-7440N. The documents would scan but would not come out complete. A large portion of the text would always be left out and only an image of the size of regular page size would come out. I knew it had to be something with the settings, so after experimenting with my MFC-7440N I came to the conclusion that I was not going to find the solution on the actual machine. I had a "Hunch" that I would find my solution by connecting the printer to my laptop computer and use the software that came with it. After a couple of minutes I was able to scan Legal Size documents in a breeze... I should of done this months ago. All scanned docs came out in full size.

    So I took some screen shots to post them up here to let everyone know how to scan legal size documents since I noticed that people are having trouble just like I did. With this instructions you will also be able to scan any available size documents with a Brother MFC-7440N. I will also guide you step by step. After step 4 the remainder steps are OPTIONAL unless you need to change the color or picture file types. Okay, here we go!

    Step 1.
    Make sure your MFC-7440N is connected to your computer and the computer has the software installed that came with the printer.
    Place the Legal Sized documents/papers that you want to scan on the Paper Feeder Scanner located on the most upper area of the machine.

    Step 2. On your computer, go to START then to DEVICES and PRINTERS, or CONTROL PANEL then DEVICES and PRINTERS. Locate the icon of your MFC-7440N. If its not your DEFAULT printer make it the default one. Then RIGHT Click on the icon. A menu will pop open. Locate START SCAN and click it.

    Step 3. A small window will open that will give you various options to scan a multitude of sizes and different settings. Locate where it says SOURCE. The default setting might be FLATBED meaning the flatbed scanner of your machine. Click the drop down menu and select FEEDER. By selecting the feeder option your computer will tell your machine to use the automatic paper scanner located on the most upper area of your machine.

    Step 4. Locate PAPER SIZE. Click on the drop down menu and then select Legal 8.5 x 14 inches (216 x 356mm).
    If your documents are already located in the feeder you can now go ahead and click SCAN and your documents will begin to scan.
    Your scanned documents will be saved in a file folder in your computer and that file will pop open for your convenience once all documents are scanned.

    If you need to change COLOR or Black and White setting plus Picture File Types such as Jpeg or Tiff just click on their respective drop down menu before clicking SCAN.Here are some pictures to help me illustrate it.

    I hope you find this helpful.

    Thank You!

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