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Windows 7: Windows Fax & Scan problem

24 Jan 2012   #1
gilloz

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit/Ubuntu 14.04 64 Bit
 
 
Windows Fax & Scan problem

Windows Fax & Scan program will not recognize my scanner when I try to scan a document to fax. I just installed an external modem to send faxes using the Windows Fax & Scan program, which BTW worked fine when I typed a document and faxed it. If I try to use the Scan feature instead, I get an error window telling me that no scanner was detected and to check my connections. My scanner, which is a Canon 8400F with the Windows 7 64-Bit drivers, works fine on it's own. I am having no luck making it function with the Windows Fax & Scan program. Any help or comments will be appreciated. Thanks


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25 Jan 2012   #2
gilloz

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit/Ubuntu 14.04 64 Bit
 
 

Never Mind. Found a great Fax Software program Online. Downloaded it, installed it and it worked great. No need for MS's piece of junk program.
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