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Looking for a driver for the Scanprisa 640u for Vista

I have purchased a laptop which only came with Vista. Not my favourite Operating System, but need to get my other periferals to work. Printers etc are OK but the scanner is proving to be a problem. Cant seem to find it any where on the net. Any support would be very greatful.

Michael
(mseverino@dodo.com.au)

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    need drivers for the acer 640U flat scanner

  • SemiCatS Oct 29, 2008

    I've got an Acer/Benq ScanPrisa 640U Flatbed scanner and Vista x64 (Ultimate)... and no drivers...

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1) Turn off User Account Control (UAC)

In Win vista Go to:
- Control Panel - User Accounts

a) Click - "Turn user account control on or off"
b) Untick - "Use user account control to help
protect your computer"

Then:

2) Go to driverguide.com and download xp driver for the scanner.

3) Find the setup.exe file in the driver install folder

4) Right click on the file

5) Choose properties

6) Click the Compatibility Tab

7) Tick "Run this program in compatibility mode for" tab

8) Choose "Win Xp Sp2" or the operating system you are using

9) Click "Apply" then "OK"

10) Run "Setup.exe" file

NOTE:
This procedure may be used to run other programs that may have compatibility problems.

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

Have purchased a laptop which only came with Vista. Not my favourite Operating SystemLooking for a driver for the Scanprisa 640u for Vi - mag-glass_10x10.gif, but need to get my other periferals to work. Printers etc are OK but the scanner is proving to be a problem. Cant seem to find it any where on the net. Any support would be very greatful.

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This scanner is made by Benq and is often labeled Acer.  Drivers can be found for XP and Vista on DriverGuide.com. 

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Drivers are available from BenQ for it. Up to XP that is.

If you need it to work under Vista then get VueScan I am using my 640U under vista 64bit. Tried other methods like trying to get the xp driver to work but never had any success. Had it up and running with in minutes with this, and it supports alot of older scanners.

http://www.hamrick.com/vsm.html

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Drivers for XP and under can be downloaded from BenQ's website.

For Vista you'll need an aftermark app called VueScan. I am using my 640U under vista 64bit. Tried other methods like trying to get the xp driver to work but never had any success. Had it up and running with in minutes with this, and it supports alot of older scanners.

http://www.hamrick.com/vsm.html

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Get VueScan I am using my 640U under vista 64bit. Tried other methods like trying to get the xp driver to work but never had any success. Had it up and running with in minutes with this, and it supports alot of older scanners.

http://www.hamrick.com/vsm.html

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