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Scanning I have the hp photosmart c6180. When I try to scan anything, it says memory device was not found. It is connected to my MAC. Why isnt it picking up my mac as a memory device?

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Re: Scanning

The 6180 memory device refers to the removable memory devices that can be loaded into the slots on the front of the machine, not the scanner. Your devices are configured wrong.


The scanner is a TWAIN device and therefore requires a Twain driver. Accessing Twain sources requires you to SELECT SOURCE for your scanning software.


Just un-install, re-boot, then re-install the drivers for the 6180. Make sure to allow the resident software that runs on your PC to run in the background.  HP needs the "ImageMonitor" and other software to run in order to "feed" your scanning software.

Posted on Oct 15, 2007

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