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HP Scanjet 4400c not recognized by Windows XP Home Edition

Hi I had to reload my XP now it does not recognize my scanner. I keep getting an error message that says: Scanner could not be initialized. Scanner not connected. I have reinstalled the original software but still the same message! Help, thanks

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  • P Mekanic May 01, 2007

    I also noticed that in the Device Manager the category "Image Device" is now missing and the scanner is placed in a category called "unknown device"

  • P Mekanic May 02, 2007

    Thanks Santy, but we tried this already and it still does not work.

  • shortlegs51 Jul 29, 2008

    HP's site does have the 4400c download for Windows Vista. I even have the disc and it will not take it.

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Try downloading the drivers from the HP website at: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareList?os=228&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&product=61902&lang=en

Posted on May 01, 2007

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    Ryan Santy May 01, 2007

    As a sidenote, my HP PSC1315 did the same thing. I lost my complete hard drive and when I installed the software from the CD it never recognized it. So I had to reinstall the drivers from the website

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Hi whitecloudy !
Hp doesn' t support your unit anymore since Windows XP and it's a shame . Here are 3 workaround solutions :

solution one:
You can get your unit working in WIA mode if you can follow this :
make sure your XP ( yes XP ) driver is correctly installed .
Download FreeKapture from
http://download.cnet.com/FreeKapture/3000-2094_4-10673689.html
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If you have the W XP install disc , you can install a virtual version of W XP on your machine from http://www.vmware.com/products/player/
solution three :
If you still have the install disc , you can also partition your primary and install W XP on the new partition from http://download.cnet.com/Partition-Wizard-Home-Edition/3000-2094_4-10962200.html.
Back up your data first.

Have a nice day ,
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- first connect scanner to computer without having the drivers already installed
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