Scanner connected to USB port but will not operate
THe Artec 1236 is connected to a USB port, shows in the Control Panel (Scanners/Cameras) but cannot connect operationally. The test scanner line text is gray. I can find only the one USB cable connection. I can find no driver disk (and don't know if one is needed). Operating system is Windows XP Pro.
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This will mean the input on the first device is 120 V and input on the 2nd device is 230 V. Right? If so Yes you can use this if it belongs to the same scanner however you will have to plug the power into a 230 V Circuit. You cannot adjust, manipulate, change the Volts/Watts/Amps under any conditions. If the 203 V (Out put) plug is the same as the 120 V plug and there is a place to plug it in to the scanner then go for it. Volts/Amps/Wwatts/AC/DC are very specific to a specific device.
go to control panel, under device manager uninstall imaging device (scanner) and click scan for hardware changes, if found new hardware occurred click next and choose no, not this time tab / choose install from the list specific location option tab / choose don't search i will choose the driver to install / click show compatible hardware tabs and select scanner type appeared.
Hello. Go to Google and search for BUY ARTEC AS6E EBAY and you will get a list of your scanners for sale wouldwide and then you will need to do is find what your looking for. for sotware and drivers go to here and have a look http://scanners.alege.net/artronix_technology/0/all.html
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But being such an old scanner you will be better off just buying a new usb flat-bed scanner for under $60 at most post offices or retail out lets
Click HERE to download the drivers for the following operating systems--
If you are using XP, it probably won't work and it looks as though it isn't supported beyond the operating systems above.
After you click the link, you will need to wait 90 seconds before the download will start, don't click in the center of the screen it will try and get you to install something else. After the 90 seconds it will ask you to type in a code in a box, look at the image to the right of the box to get the code. Submit the code and voila.
Click on FREE DOWNLOAD and wait for the 30 second countdown then click on the big blue Download link that will appear. The file should start downloading. FYI... The filename only shows Ultima 2000 but it also contains the 1236 drivers as well. I renamed the file and forgot to put 1236 in there so don't worry.
quite possible the scanner motor finnaly gave out but lets look at other things first
try connecting to another usb port on comp before that completly take out all of the scanners drivers and programs this could be a simple file corrupt
i know you tried this but sometimes putting a new driver over old driver doesnt usually change the old drivers properties this is when you completly take out all drivers and software and start from scratch for this scanner
i dont believe this is made by epson. however, the drivers for an old unit is usually not transferred over. The cost to make drivers for an old machine is very expensive for a small group of people. I recommend you get a new one, the costs are minimal and you will get much nicer features.