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Grey scanning color

I just got a replacement Nikon Coolscan 5000 scanner (the old one broke) and the quality of the repalcement is not good. The pictures come in very grey and the color gets washed out. Anyone ever seen this?

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  • lbaxter Sep 04, 2007

    You absolute beauty! Went to Nikon.com - updated the firmware and Bob's your uncle. Don't know who or where you are sp4U but thanks my friend.

    Lawrence
    San Francisco

  • Anonymous Mar 06, 2008

    Where did you get the firmware update from?



    Regards





    Russell

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Did you remove the previous driver/software from the other scanner? I suppose you have already tried uninstall/reinstall driver/software, Likely you should have the updated firmware if this is a current scanner. Also, you may want to try importing the scanner source from a different imaging program to see if it has to do with the manufacture software.

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