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Can't get Scanner to work

I can not get the buttons on the scanner to work. I have unpluged, uninstalled and installed and it still does not work. It stated at one time that this scanner is not compatiable with windows XP. It use to work.

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Same problem with mine I HATE IT

Posted on Aug 24, 2008

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Hello the scanner wount evevn do enything

im so angry

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I could not find the icon for the One Touch Visioneer scanning software for my Xerox Documate 510 so I uninstalled the software and re-installed and now I can't find anything. I am completely unable to...

  • Welcome [ What's in the Box ~ The Xerox DocuMate 510 Scanner ~ What You Need ~ Documentation ]
  • Installation [ Before You Begin ~ Step 1: Assemble the Scanner ~ Step 2: Install the Software ~ Step 3: Connect the Power Supply ~ Step 4: Connect the USB Cable and Turn on the Power ~ Additional Applications Available with Your Scanner ~ View the User Guides ~ Register Your Scanner and Check for Updates ]
  • Scanning [ Loading Documents to Scan ~ Load a Stack of Documents ~ Load a Single Page ~ Scan from the One Touch Button Panel ~ Check the Scan Settings Before Scanning ~ Using the One Touch Panel ~ About the One Touch Button Panel's Names and Icons ~ The Default One Touch Settings for Your Scanner ~ Configuring the One Touch Buttons ~ About the One Touch Properties Window ~ Selecting New Settings for a Button ~ Setting Destination Application Properties ~ Selecting Document and Page Format Options ~ Scanning with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) ~ Renaming a One Touch Button ~ Selecting Options for a Button ~ Creating a New Scan Configuration ~ Editing or Deleting Scan Configurations ~ Configure Before Scan ~ Scan and Burn to a CD ~ Scanning with Event Forwarding ~ Creating an HTML Web Page from Your Scanned Documents ~ Transferring Scanned Documents to Storage ~ Checking the Hardware and Setting the Lamp Power Saving ]
  • Scanning with the TWAIN Interface from PaperPort [ Accessing the TWAIN Interface from PaperPort ~ The Two TWAIN Interface Options ~ Scanning from the TWAIN Basic Interface ~ Scanning from the TWAIN Advanced Interface ~ Adjusting the Image with the Advanced Interface ~ Adjusting the Resolution ~ Adjusting the Brightness and Contrast ~ Adjusting Gamma, Saturation, and Color Hue ~ Adjusting Input Size ~ Creating a New Advanced Interface Profile ~ Display the Device Configuration ~ Setting Up PaperPort to Work with Your Scanner ]
  • Scanning with the WIA Interface [ Fine Tuning Your Scans ]
  • Maintenance [ Clearing Paper Jams ~ Care and Maintenance ~ Cleaning the Scanner Glass ~ Cleaning the Automatic Document Feeder ~ Replacing the ADF Pad Assembly ~ Replacing the Roller Assembly ~ Troubleshooting ~ Error Light Troubleshooting Codes ~ Uninstalling Your Scanner ~ Uninstalling the Scanner and One Touch Software ~ Uninstalling the PaperPort Software ~ To Install Another Driver ~ Xerox DocuMate 510 Scanner Specifications ~ Xerox DocuMate 510 Parts List ]

Jan 25, 2011 | Xerox DocuMate 510 Document Scanner

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How do i get my mustek 1200 iii ep flatbed scanner to work with windows xp. my computer restarts every time i clink on scan.

If you have the orginal software that came with your scaner and it says that it is compatible to Windows XP, you may need to use the disc to reinstall it. YOu will first need to turn off the scanner and unplug it from the PC. Then uninstall the old software from install/uninstall in your control panel. (start>control panel>install/uninstall programs, search the list for your scanner software.)

If you do not have the software or it is not for Windows XP:

There is the link to a site with a driver download specifically for your scanner, instructions on installing it for windows XP and also a link to answers to problems for your specific scanner.
Before you begin any download make sure your virus control software is up to date.

First click on the link "Instructions for XP installation and print it out.
Next click on a driver for XP from the chart to download it. When a window pops up click save and browse until you locate desktop. Save this file to your desktop. It will be an .exe file.
Turn off your scanner and unplug it from your PC and uninstall the oldsoftware as advised above.
Click on your new driver file to install it. Follow instructions.
Once the driver is installed, plug the scanner back into the computer and turn it on.
Restart your computer.
It should now recognize your scanner.
Try a scan.

Dec 18, 2010 | Mustek Plug-n-Scan 1200 III EP Flatbed...

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Have HP scanjet loaded software and driver but it just does not work checked electrical connection and usb ok thought it had gone wrong so bought new HP g2410 still cannot load checked hardware manager...

Having re-read your post it seems you have a visioneer scanner and installed HP scanjet drivers so this would definitely be an issue.

Ok, unplug usb lead between scanner and pc.
go into add/remove programs and remove any scanner software that may be showing.
load correct scanner driver (preferably the latest version from the manufacturers website).
plug in scanner usb lead when prompted and turn scanner power on.
It should then install correctly.

If usb stuff starts playing up it's usually easier to unplug it, uninstall it then re-install it using the latest drivers from the manufacturers' website. Don't just stick the disc in and re-install. Can save hours of messing about.

Apr 28, 2010 | Visioneer OneTouch 5800 Flatbed Scanner

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After 2 yrs unused have decided to run in new dell

Did you plug in the scan unit and then installed the software?
If you did you will have to unplug or turn off your scanner then uninstall your software.
Reboot and the with the scanner turned off reinstall the software. If the install asks you to plug in your scanner, turn it on. If it asks you to reboot, then reboot. After rebooting, turn on the scanner then start the Easy Scan Utility. This should work.
It worked for me.

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Connecting the One Touch 8920 scanner to my Windows XP


These problems seems to have a different solution every time and with differents addon devices.

However you might want to try this...

1. Restart the computer in safe mode and uninstall the scanner software from the control panel (add/remove programs or sofware)

2. Shut the computer down.

3. Unplug the scanner from the computer

3. Restart the computer

4 Install the software from the CD.

5. plug in the scanner to the computer and let windows detect the scanner.

6. (optional) restart again.

Good Luck.

Feb 10, 2009 | Visioneer OneTouch 8920 Flatbed Scanner

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Can't use scanner on computer

Were you able to download the driver from HP?

I would suggest unplugging the scanner, uninstalling the program, reboot, reinstalling the program and then plugging the scanner back in

Dec 11, 2008 | HP Scanjet 3570 Flatbed Scanner

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Vupoint FS-C1-VP scanner installed

i have vista home and mine worked fine until i installed a web cam and then it just gave up. But now it works great - here is what i did

unpluged both the scanner and the web cam
uninstalled everything to to w/ the scanner and the web cam.
Installed the driver from the CD and restarted my machine
Install the Photo 6 software
plug in the scanner - works like a champ.

have not reinstalled the web cam

Oct 02, 2008 | Scanners

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Canon Scanner - Twain Pilot

QUICK ANSWER: use the original USB cable that came with the scanner.

Using Vista (32 bit version) and a Canon N670U scanner with the new drivers installed from the CanonUSA website. This driver is works for Canon scanners: LiDE 20, LiDE 30, N670U, N676U and N1240U, found at

Canon says it doesn't support Vista 64 bit version. I couldn't get the scanner to work and kept getting the TWAIN error also, despite uninstalling / reinstalling the driver. Finally, decided to disconnect my 3rd party 16 foot USB cable and use the original cable. I swear, it WORKED! I can't explain why, but it did. Perhaps there is increased resistance, hence reduced power going to the scanner by using longer/different USB cable? Anyhow, it worked...go figure. If you have the 64 bit version of Vista, I guess it won't work(?).

Mar 24, 2008 | Canon CanoScan N656U Flatbed Scanner

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Installation problems

Did you plug the scanner in before installing the software? Common mistake... Disconnect the scanner, uninstall the software completely, re-boot, open up the Device Manager, Click View-->Show Hidden devices--> Look for any scanner related drivers that are still installed for the scanner (they will moste likely be grayed out since it is unplugged) and uninstall them (Right click-->Uninstall). Re-boot again, install the software, wait for the software install to prompt you to plug in the device. Follow the quick start guide if it came with one. Check the manufacturers web site for updated drivers, software for you model.

Nov 29, 2007 | Mustek A3 USB Flatbed Scanner

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My pc will not recognize my scanner

uninstall again. download updated drivers from website then install the software again. make sure the usb cable is unplugged. install software frist then plug in usb cable make sure it is powered on.

Oct 29, 2007 | Canon CanoScan 3000ex Flatbed Scanner

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