RE: Vista thinks my HP Photosmart All-in-One is just a printer
I have the same problem with the hp d145 All in One. Hp suggests buying a
new printer -- which I doubt would have a driver that would work either.
Hopefully hp will get to work and support their equipment.
"Lena S. Sten" wrote:
> I have a HP Photosmart 3210 All-in-One printer/scanner/copy machine.
> I know there are no Vista drivers available at this time, but I'd still like
> Vista to know it's not only a printer but a scanner too. How do I do that?
> It's connected through our home network and there are no problems printing
> with it from any of our other PCs. We have Vista on one machine, XP x64 on
> another and XP x32 on a third. The other two PCs can scan and print normally,
> but not the Vista machine.
> Windows Help and Support tells me to
> 1. open Network - so I do
> 2. Locate the scanner
> - but I can't locate it, so I click Working with the Scanner and Camera
> Installation Wizard-link that's in the bottom of the Help window.
> Next thing I know, I've installed a scanner called Xerox that doesn't work
> at all.
> What can I do to convince Vista that my printer is also a scanner? I even
> have the network adress to it, but don't know what to do.