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I need a driver to let the HP 2840 all in one printer/scanner/copy to work as a scanner using Vista 64

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Hello elsherbeni

Is the issue that you are experiencing that the drivers (found HERE) available for this AIO are only Printer drivers (for Vista 64-bit)?

If that is the case, unless the manufacturer develops drivers to support the scanner function for this device on Vista 64-bit platform, you will only be able use the printer for it.

I found a number of forum posts by people experiencing the same issue w/ this device on Vista 64-bit. All said there were either no Vista 64-bit drivers at all or that the drivers made available by HP only supported printing.

I would, however, contact HP and confirm that this is the case. They did, after many consumer requests, provide printer function for this device on Vista 64-bit. They may have done so already or be working on the same for the scanner function. (Unfortunately, I doubt that is the case.)

You can "Live Chat" w/ a HP customer support representative HERE and find out where HP stands w/ respect to drivers support for this AIO.

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Thank you,
BJ @:)

Posted on Apr 13, 2008

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    B Joan Rapier Apr 17, 2008

    Hello elsherbeni

    How did it go? Did the information and links I provided you w/ enable you to gain printing function for your HP2840 on your Vista 64-bit system (and explain the cause of the scanning and copying issues)?

    I DO hope that is the case. :) If it isn't, please, post back here and we'll continue to assist you.

    If it is the case, would you kindly take just a moment to reward my efforts at helping you w/ a FIXYA rating for my "solution"? I would be very grateful for your kindness and the show of appreciation.

    Thank you once again for using FixYa! Have a beautiful day.
    BJ @:)

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