wayward4now at gmail.com
Fri Oct 2 16:46:09 UTC 2009
On Fri, 2009-10-02 at 07:32 -0400, David McGlone wrote:
> Hi All,
> Yesterday I had to scan some images and low and behold scanning isn't working
> and I don't have the slightest idea what to do.
> I used to use Kooka and it detected my HP Officejet 5610 all in one just fine.
> Well yesterday was the first time the occasion came up that I needed to scan
> some images and scanning is broke.
> I tried using Sane, but it will not detect my scanner and insist my TV card is
> my scanner and there is no option to change this.
> So I installed scan lite and get the same results.
> last night I installed all of gnome hoping there would be an app I could use
> there with no luck whatsoever.
> I also installed the kdegraphics package hoping Sane would use the libkscan
> library that Kooka used and that was a dead end too.
> All in all I've wasted a whole day for a simple task, and I'm so frustrated
> it's hard to stay calm.
> Anyway, I've exhausted everything I know to do. Does anyone have any
This may sound crazy, but one time when my HP scanner refused to scan,
after closing and opening the lid, it worked. Beats me why, but that was
my experience. :) Ric
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