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I have a all in one printer scanner copier and i have installed it all correctly. I can print through the computer using it but I can't scan. Now I have just read somewhere that because I run Windows XP it is not compatible. How do I get around this with out having to buy a new scanner? My scanner is a HP 1210 Thanks

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Wherever you read the PSC 1210 is not compatible with XP was mistaken. If you do not have the driver CD you can download it from HP's website here. If you have already installed the driver you will need to unolpuf the 1210's USB cable from the computer, then go to the printer's folder and delete the 1210. Next install the driver and do not plug the 1210 into the computer until instructed.

There are also various updates, including soe security updates and a patch for IE7 that should be applied. They can all be downloaded from the link given above.

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Bob Headrick, MS MVP Printing/Imaging

Posted on Aug 27, 2008

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