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Get error recycle power when trying to scan. Also on printer itself get ...scanner failure-unable to scan or copy.
Printer is 2 yrs old and this is something new that is happeneing. When turn printer on, and it is "booting" up, receive an error message on the printer view screen "Scanner Failure - Unable to scan or copy". Have to press OK to allow the printer to complete its "boot-up" so it can print.

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  • pastorcasey Feb 28, 2009

    exact same problem but mine is on the C4180

  • djhachey Mar 01, 2009

    The same problem/error message with HP C4180 All in One

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2009

    Same deal with the C4180 ... wtf

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2009

    i have the same problem but when i restart it, i am able to make a copy before if fully boots up. After the copy is made it says again "scanner failure: unable to scan or copy"

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2009

    unable to scan or copy

  • Anonymous Apr 06, 2009

    no detect scanner , and
    up in the team, said a model ( C4180 all in one) and when you install someone else's model. ( C4100 series).

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