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Windows 7: How do you scan for HP laptop and printer?

13 Apr 2013   #1

Windows 8
How do you scan for HP laptop and printer?

I downloaded the "HP Scan and Capture" which can scan but it is not finding the printer. It just catches the webcam as a tool for scanning but not the scanner which I connected to the laptop.

I even downloaded the drivers that encompassed a whole range of different HP printer models from the HP forum. But not working I guess?

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13 Apr 2013   #2

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

Can you disconnect the webcam while you install the HP scan & capture ?
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13 Apr 2013   #3
Microsoft MVP


Also have you installed the full HP printer/scanner software package? This is often required to get all of its functionality.
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21 Apr 2013   #4

Windows 8

I guess that drivers didn't work or something. I downloaded other things and it worked. Thank u!
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