Re: HP Scanjet 2200
Thanks a lot Bear!
I'll try your suggestions and let you know about it.
"Cal Bear '66" wrote:
> I have a 5470c HP scanner that is not "supported" by HP under Vista.
> However, I did get the XP drivers to install TWAIN drivers and the HP scanning
> software works very well. However, Windows Fax and Scan, requiring WIA, does
> not recognize the scanner.
> Some thing to try:
> 1. Right click on the scanner install file and select "Run as Administrator"
> 2. Right click on the scanner install file and select Properties, on the
> Compatibility tab, select XP SP2
> 3. Once installed, right click on the HP scanning executable, Properties,
> Compatibility tab, XP SP2
> 4. Once installed, right click on the HP scanning executable, and select "Run as
> Good luck.
> You might also look into Vue Scan (use Google) to see if your scanner is
> I Bleed Blue and Gold
> GO BEARS!
> "RTadeu" <RTadeu@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > I've an old workhorse scanner from HP (Scanjet 2200). It's been working
> > flawlessly since Win98 and has stopped to work since I've upgraded from XP to
> > Vista.
> > As, unfortunately to HP, I do not plan to spend money on a new scanner I do
> > not need, does anyone know of any way or circumvention to make it work under
> > Vista? Something like making WIA and TWAIN co-exist in harmony in the same
> > machine?
> > Thanks in advance for any tips or clues.
> > --
> > Roberto Tadeu