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Scanner My scanner will no longer communicate with my computer. I can not get it to work and I feel I've tried everything.....any suggestions.

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I couldn't get the MP830 scanner USB interface to work on initial installation. Canon was unable to help, other than to say that the USB 2.0 had to be native (i.e., had to be on the motherboard, and not an addon board). London Drugs computer dept (from whom I bought the printer) suggested that re-installation of the operating system (WinXP) might help. Bingo - it worked!

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