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Scanning I can't get my Dell A940 Printer/Scaner to scan anything to my computer. I got it from my Brother, with no instructions. I want to scan pictures to my computer so I can e-mail them to my Uncle.

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Re: Scanning

Go into Control Panel and complete the Scanner Wizard provided by Windows XP, then try scanning pictures or documents again. If you have the disk to the printer/scanner autorun the installation again. It will just overwrite the old install, not a big deal. If you do not have the disk, look online for the "free installation disk Dell A940 Printer/Scanner" and run from this free website. Let me know how it goes.

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Re: Scanning


Trying to scan to email out files... No luck as of yet.

Thank you Fred

Posted on Sep 26, 2008

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