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Scanning the scanner won't work... i press the start scan/reprints button and the green power button keeps flashing...everything els works...copier..printer...just not the scanner

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  • Pancho 1 Apr 29, 2008

    the scanner doesn not work... i press the start scan/reprints button and the green power button keeps flashing...everything else works...copier..printer...just not the scanner why. What can i do to scan?

  • Anonymous May 10, 2008

    the scanner donĀ“t work

  • sdlew May 21, 2008

    Using Mac OSX, attempting to scan directly from the printer. I cannot scan from my PC. The only response is the flashing power button.

  • Mohammed Rizwan
    Mohammed Rizwan May 11, 2010

    Hi,



    1.What is the Operating System?



    2.Are you trying the scan from the PC or directly on printer by pressing scan button?



    3.when you try to scan from PC, what is the error message?



    Thank you

    Riz

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Same thing happened with me. I just went to hp's website and downloaded the new driversdrivers.
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/product?lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&product=1146331
My scanner works perfectly fine now. (i have c3180 and macosx)

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When i press scan the green power button just flashes and nothing happens.


Iam gicing two solutions- depends on your flexibility you can scan.

Solution 1:
Please try this procedure instead of press scan.

Download picasa 3.8 from http://picasa.google.com/
  1. Make sure everything is connected and turned on!
  2. Put the photo on the glass of the scanner - face down
  3. In Picasa, click 'Import'
  4. Click the arrow for the drop down list of devices. You should see your scanner listed ... select it
  5. Now you will see a screen that depends on your scanner. There should be an option to 'Preview'. Click that.
  6. You should now see your picture, there may be some settings you want to change here, but if it looks OK then
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Solution 2:

please download HP Deskjet Full Feature Software and Drivers from the below link

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareCategory?os=228&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&sw_lang=&product=3571753#N193

select your operating system then download full feature software and drivers and install .
then It will work when you press scan.

Even if it is not working there may be some hardware button problem...may be...

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Lift the flatbed scanner lid and load the original that is to be scanned face-down on the flatbed scanner with the top, left corner of the document located in the lower-right corner of the glass. Gently close the lid.

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