Scanning images or documents using Windows Print
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Windows 7, Vista, XP provides a basic set of scanning drivers, also referred to as Windows Image Aquisition (WIA) drivers, that you can use as an alternative to scan a document when you can not scan using the the hardware providers driver.

 

Note* Make sure your scanner or printer/scanner or all-in-one is connected to you computer and working

 

Scanning with Windows Photo Gallery  (7 & Vista only)

 

  • Click the Windows Vista (Start ) icon, click All Programs , and then click Windows Photo Gallery
  • Click File , and then click Import From Camera or Scanner
  • Click Import , and then click Scan .

 

 

Scanning with in Windows Paint , follow these steps:

 

  • Click the Windows Vista or XP ( Start) icon, click All Programs , click Accessories , and then click Paint
  • Click File , and then click Import From Camera or Scanner
  • Make any desired setting changes, and then click Scan.