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My HP Photosmart C4180 only has two options on the scan menu--scan and reprint or scan to memory card. I want to scan to my computer--what happened? How do I fix it?

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If you have installed the printer software properly into your computer then you will have the option for scan to computer. Try checking your computer if you really have installed the printer software. If you have installed the printer software you would either have hp solution center or hp director. If you have any of these two try opening this program and try to scan. If you have error messages please put a reply on this. Or send me an email professor_scooby_doo@yahoo.com

Posted on Nov 29, 2008

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SOURCE: I don't know how to

You need to use all scan features. To do that use for scan the software provided by HP
HP Photosmart software, with that you can save your files onto your computer.

Posted on Sep 24, 2008

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SOURCE: MY HP PHOTOSMART DOES NOT GIVE OPTION TO SCAN TO PC

First make sure that the software is sucessfully installed in you computer and then try the steps metioned bellow.
Go To My computer>C:\Drive\windows>system32
Copy hpzipm12
minimize this window
Right click on Start button on the computer>Explore>Programs>Startup>edit>paste
minimize this window.
Go back to My computer>C:\Drive\windows>system32
Copy hpzinw12
minimize this window

Right click on Start button on the computer>Explore>Programs>Startup>edit>paste
Now you will see two new files in Startup
Now go to My Computer>C:\Drive\Program Files>HP>Digital Imaging>bin>
Copy hpqtra08
close this window
Right click on Start button on the computer>Explore>Programs>Startup>edit>paste
Restart the computer
Open Hp Solution Center> Settings>Scan settings and preferences> Scan to button>
check destination list> if available applications are not in the destination list then add them in the front panel destination
Tried to scan.

Posted on Dec 21, 2008

anujbhatt
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SOURCE: How to scan a document to my computer

if it is XP, then click on start , then run , in run type wiaacmgr.exe and hit enter, try to scan.

In vista and windows 7 , replace run with start search box.

Posted on Apr 10, 2010

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SOURCE: why can't I scan to my computer from my hp

Only one scan come's through, the same one I put In days ago.

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Can I scan pictures to my computer?


Yes ... your all-in-one can print, copy and scan.

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http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c00737535.pdf

Scan an image

You can start a scan from your computer or from the HP All-in-One.
This section explains how to scan from the control panel of the HP All-in-One only. To use the scan features, the HP All-in-One and computer must be connected and turned on. The HP Photosmart Software (Windows) or HP Photosmart Mac Software (Mac) must
also be installed and running on your computer prior to scanning.
● On a Windows computer, look for the HP Digital Imaging Monitor icon in the Windows system tray (at the lower right side of the screen, near the time) to verify the software is running.
Note Closing the HP Digital Imaging Monitor icon in the Windows system tray can cause the HP All-in-One to lose some of its scan functionality. If this happens, you can restore full functionality by restarting your computer or by starting the HP Photosmart Software.
● On a Mac, the software is always running.
Tip You can use the HP Photosmart Software (Windows) or HP Photosmart Mac Software (Mac) to scan images, including panorama images. Using this software, you can also edit, print, and even share your scanned images. For more information, see the onscreen Help that came with the HP All-in-One.

To save a scan to a memory card
1. Make sure your memory card is inserted into the appropriate slot on the HP All-in- One.
2. Load your original print side down in the right front corner of the glass.
3. Press the Scan Menu button.
4. Press to highlight Scan to Memory Card, and then press OK.
The HP All-in-One scans the image and saves the file to the memory card in the JPEG format.

To scan a photo and reprint it
1. Press Reprints.
2. When prompted, load your original photo print side down on the right front corner of the glass, and then do one of the following:
To reprint your original photo using the default print settings
➔ Press Print Photos.
To change print settings before reprinting your original photo
a. Press OK.
Basics Guide 13
HP All-in-One overview
b. Press or to highlight a paper size, and then press OK.
The paper size choices available vary depending on your country/region.
Note Depending on the paper size you choose, you might be prompted to choose a layout for the photos on your pages.
c. When the Fix Faded Original? prompt appears, highlight Yes or No as appropriate, and then press OK.
The HP All-in-One scans your original and shows a preview of the photo on the display.
d. Press OK to display the selection menu.
Tip If you want to print more than one copy of the selected photo, press to highlight Copies, and then press OK. Use the arrows to increase or decrease the number of copies.
If you want to edit the photo before printing, press to highlight Edit
Photo, and then press OK.
e. Press to highlight Done, and then press OK.
The Print Summary screen appears.
f. Press or to highlight one of the following options, and then press OK.
Print Options Enables you to manually specify the type of paper on which you are printing and whether you want to print a date and
time stamp on your photo.
By default, the Paper Type is set to Automatic and the
Date Stamp setting is set to Off. If you want, you can
change the defaults of these settings with the Set New
Defaults option.
Print Preview Displays a preview of what your printed page will look like. This enables you to verify your settings before printing and
wasting paper and ink on potential mistakes.
Print Now Prints your photo with the size and layout you selected.
To scan to a computer
1. Load your original print side down in the right front corner of the glass.
2. Press Scan Menu.
3. Press to highlight Scan to Computer, and then press OK.
4. If the HP All-in-One is connected to one or more computers on a network, do the following:
a. Press OK to select Select Computer.
A list of the computers connected to the HP All-in-One appears on the display.
Note The Select Computer menu might list computers with a USB
connection in addition to those connected through the network.

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Scanning


Right click on the card in My Computer.

Click Properties, Uncheck READ ONLY

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Trying to scan pic from phto to pc and only gives me options of scan and reprint or scan to memory card all i want to do is put a phto on my pc?


You could scan to the memory card, and then transfer the file from the memory card to your PC with a card reader, or your digital camera.

Mar 30, 2009 | HP Photosmart C4180 All-In-One InkJet...

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Scan to Computer


open the solution centre s/w and then populate the destination folder list and the scan to list in the scan settings window.
see if it works...

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Wanting to scan from scanner to computer


this happened to me too. i don't know how to fix it on the printer, but i scanned it through the computer. i went into the hp solution center, went to the scanning section, and told the printer to scan it from the computer. it worked fine. that way you don't have to save it to a memory card or anything. they went to the same folder all my other scans go to.

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I don't know how to scan a photo on my HP Photosmart C4180 All-in-One and save it on my computer. When i do try and scan it, it says scan and save to memory card or scan and reprint.


You need to use all scan features. To do that use for scan the software provided by HP
HP Photosmart software, with that you can save your files onto your computer.

Sep 24, 2008 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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HP Photosmart C5280 Printer -scanning


Try ths:
This happens mainly when you try to scan from the printer ;
Always try to scan from HP solution center but still here is the resolution:
Open Hp Solution center
Click on Settings
Click on scn settings
click on Scan to Setup
Select all the option available to updrade the Front panel menu list and click on ADD
Click on Update;
Restart the computer and the printer and try to scan.
It should resolve the issue.
Regards Soumajit

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My new hp photosmart c6250 will not print to my computer. the menue only gives the option to reprint or scan to memory card


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trying to scan pic from phto to pc and only gives me options of scan and reprint or scan to memory card all i want to do is put a phto on my pc?

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