Question about Dell A940 All-In-One InkJet Printer
I recently reinstalled my operating system (Windows XP) and reinstalled the printer drivers both from the Dell website and from the CD. When I click "Scan" nothing happens. It copies and prints fine, though. I went into the control panel and opened "scanners and cameras" and clicked on that and nothing happened. Any help??? Thanks!
Hi there, just found this solution to work perfectly. i just freaked out for a moment with the same problem. Use this or just type fax and scan in your help function. Hope this helps!
Before you begin, make sure that you've installed your scanner on the computer and that the scanner is turned on.
Posted on Feb 06, 2009
I spent more than one hour: searched the Internet, tried changing the Drivers, checked the USB cable, restarted Printer, Computer, running Eusing Registry cleaner, checking hardware/device errors.... Eventually I went to Dell site and made the same search and within minutes it works fine!!!
SOLUTION: Just unplug the electrical connection from wall and reconnect... (6 years old solution)
You can read it here ( http://en.community.dell.com/forums/t/4367315.aspx ).
Hope everyone who comes here will be happy.
Posted on Dec 30, 2008
SCANNER SHOWS ERROR ON SCREEN WHEN I PUSH SCAN....
Posted on Jul 21, 2010
Had pc reformatted after a virus now my dell AIO 924 scanner will not work help
Posted on Mar 24, 2010
I had the same problem. I brought a new laptop and reinstalled the printer and everything worked except my scanner. After researching everywhere and trying to troubleshoot myself. I just unplugged the electrical connection. Once I replugged..what a surprise! What a simple and easy fix.. Cheers to Chandra - the thread right above mine..
Posted on Nov 07, 2009
• Select the program where you want to send the scanned image.
• Select the type of image being scanned.
• Select how you will use the scan.
• Select Fax Now.
NOTE: Click See More Scan Settings to view all settings.
Posted on Feb 14, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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