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I have windows vista home premium and an old Microtek scanner than will not install the scan wizard with error message: USB scanner does not support windows NT now. Please help as everything else installed. Scanner is 1200X6U model around 10 years old.

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I don't think you have a chance, but you could try Compatability Mode & Installing as Administrator. To configure the compatibility mode for an application, just locate the installation directory and right click on the .exe, selecting Properties from the menu. Select the Compatibility tab: Set it for "XP SP2"

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Download driver from the Microtek website
extract the files to your drive
locate the setup.exe file where you extracted the files
after the driver is installed reboot the pc

Now for the fun part...

Once PC is fully rebooted plug in Scanner ScanMaker s400
Windows looks for drivers in “windows update” and the “preconfigured driver folder”
Windows cannot find a driver.
Close “Driver Software Installation” window
Open Device Manager
Device manager shows yellow bang next to “USB scanner” under “Other Devices”
Right click on usb scanner
click “update driver software”,
Click on “Browse my computer for driver software”
Click on “let me pick from list of device drivers on my computer”
Click on “Imaging Devices”
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Click on Browse
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Select it and click next
An “update Driver Warning” opens select yes
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