simple scan doesnt work on my printer/scanner

Asked by Lee90805Robert on 2012-02-06

I installed a driver for my new HP Photosmart 6510 printer. I can't use simple scan with my printer.

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Ubuntu simple-scan Edit question
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Lee90805Robert
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2012-02-06
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2012-02-06
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2012-02-06

does xsane work?

Lee90805Robert (pike-robert) said : #2

Thanks for replying. I solved the problem myself. I had to tell printer to send scan to computer while at the same time telling simple scan to scan.

Chris Boooh (christopherbooth) said : #3

I have to do the same with my hp m1217nfw MFP, I don't know why though.

Michael Nagel (nailor) said : #4

Chris: please file a new question. thanks