Can't find scanner - HP Deskjet F4180
mickeyboa at sbcglobal.net
Fri Jan 22 16:32:47 UTC 2010
On 01/21/2010 07:11 AM, Colin Paul Adams wrote:
> I'm trying to use the Gnome scanner tool, but it can't find the device.
> Googling shows that at least one person had no problems at all with this
> Here is some command output:
> bash-4.0$ sane-find-scanner
> # sane-find-scanner will now attempt to detect your scanner. If the
> # result is different from what you expected, first make sure your
> # scanner is powered up and properly connected to your computer.
> # No SCSI scanners found. If you expected something different, make sure that
> # you have loaded a kernel SCSI driver for your SCSI adapter.
> found USB scanner (vendor=0x03f0 [HP], product=0x7e04 [Deskjet F4100 series]) at libusb:004:005
> # Your USB scanner was (probably) detected. It may or may not be supported by
> # SANE. Try scanimage -L and read the backend's manpage.
> # Not checking for parallel port scanners.
> # Most Scanners connected to the parallel port or other proprietary ports
> # can't be detected by this program.
> # You may want to run this program as root to find all devices. Once you
> # found the scanner devices, be sure to adjust access permissions as
> # necessary.
> bash-4.0$ scanimage -L
> No scanners were identified. If you were expecting something different,
> check that the scanner is plugged in, turned on and detected by the
> sane-find-scanner tool (if appropriate). Please read the documentation
> which came with this software (README, FAQ, manpages).
> What do I do now?
> P.S. please copy any replies to colin at colina.demon.co.uk, as I don't
> appear to be receiving mail from this list at the moment. Not sure why
Check and see if you have libsane-hpaio on your computer.
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