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Photoshop CS3 wont recognise my Canon Lide 30 scanner Lide


Hi

Updated to CS3 andmy canon scanner wont get recognised. I have a Power PC G5 Mac and dida forum search but everything seems to be about intel macs.

Can someone please help me?

Cheers
Stag

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  • superstag Apr 10, 2008

    yea, in the end had to call Canon who gave the correct procedure but was a bit of a mission. Thx for trying...

  • facemaster May 10, 2008

    We just updated our system to CS3 and our photoshop will not recognize the Canon Lide scanner either. We updated the driver also. It's a bit of a pain scanning from another program and bringing it into Photoshop. Any help would be appreciated.

  • thestev0 Sep 04, 2008

    Hi,


    I have canoscan Lide 80.
    Ive updated all the most recent drivers and downloaded the scangear plugin but Photoshop CS3 comes up with a message saying it doesnt recognise that type of file!


    Ive got the canoscan toolbox X but its a pain and I just want to scan straight into photoshop.


    Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
    (PS im pretty rubbish with techy stuff, so please go slow!!)

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Maybe you could scan, then save, then upload it on Photoshop?

That is what happens with my program like this.

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