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14-07-2003, 03:06 AM
Hi there all
My scanner shows up in Control Centre/Imformation/USB Devices but not under Hardware Browser and have no joy with any graphics program. Any help appreciated.
After that I just have to get my camera working properly and won't have to touch Windows apart from support.

Graham L
14-07-2003, 04:59 PM
Have you got sane installed? That's what connects the scanner to the other software. Try "sane your_scanner's_make_and_model" to google. There's probab;y a www.sane.org/ site, like all the other activities --- otherwise there will be a sourceforge project. Many modern ones are handled, a lot of older ones are.

Your camera's interface will depend on how popular a model it is. :D

15-07-2003, 01:05 AM
Thanks Graham L