Check out this live-saving blog post: HP ScanJet on Mac OS X (or any scanner, for that matter) It uses some open source packages. But really! Anonymous form close (x) Front Page Mac Blog iOS Blog Roundups AirPort Apple Car Apple Deals Apple Pay Apple Stores Apple TV Apple VR Project I had my imac with tiger because i was afraid to never scan! check my blog
Reply Heather Graef Says: July 27, 2011 at 11:40 am Hi, a client loaned me an HP Scanjet 3970. Any suggestions? # HP Scanjet 4400C usb 0x03f0 0x0705 My Mac can see the scanner in the System Profiler, but vuescan cannot (my "Image Capture" software is somehow corrupt and not Got my hp scanjet 5470c working, except I can't get the XPA (transparency adaptor) to work… Any ideas? Reply ildu Says: May 9, 2011 at 1:06 am Ok! http://h20564.www2.hp.com/hpsc/swd/public/readIndex?sp4ts.oid=303777
Tags: business, mac, open-source 97 Responses to "HP ScanJet on Mac OS X (or any scanner, for thatmatter)" Dave Says: February 8, 2009 at 8:26 am Thank you very much. Thanks so much! It's not great, but it works fine for what I needed.
Reply JORDI PLA CABEDO Says: November 25, 2011 at 2:20 pm Hey! The stupid HP support page should link to your post, or at least mention the SANE stuff… You saved my ass 🙂 Reply elrpincipito Says: January 31, 2010 at 11:53 am Now I can connect to pretty much anything for a peripheral device made in the last 10 years with no problem. Hp Scanjet 4670 I presume this works for pretty much any scanner listed in SANE's Supported Devices List, but it may be of particular interest for legacy devices such as: Hewlett-Packard ScanJet 2100c, 2200c,
This is my favorite scanner I've even owned and there is nothing simlar to it on the market that I can replace it with. Hp Scanjet 4600 Windows 8 Reply Curt Says: December 10, 2011 at 10:22 am When I first found this post, the linked site didn't have Lion drivers. Now we can use Image Capture and also Photoshop to scan. Reply Michael L Says: December 2, 2009 at 9:11 pm I've got the same problem with MacBook Pro and Snow Leopard 10.6.2 / SANE and a HP3530C - Its driving me
Reply Jimmy Holcomb Says: December 23, 2010 at 6:29 am Thank you for this helpful information. Hp Easy Scan Thanks in advance! Reply Lesley Says: January 25, 2011 at 11:37 pm Thank you, thank you!! http://www.silverfast.com/product/HP/en.html That will basically make any support at all hard to find, unless you want to give it to someone with a PC.
Now, OSX is very much UNIX, so there shouild be a software solution to the problem. http://www.mac-forums.com/showthread.php?t=109318 Just wanted to see if there's any hope of getting the Mac to recognize it. Hp Scanjet 4600 Windows 10 Reply dee Says: September 5, 2011 at 2:40 pm got off my duff and looked it up- for everyone else, try the NIASH backend, it's meant specifically for the 3400c! (though Hp Scanjet 4600 Manual Most Liked Posts Lyle, Nov 26, 2005 Lyle macrumors 68000 Joined: Jun 11, 2003 Location: Madison, Alabama #1 A long shot, I know, but does anyone know of a way to
Scan with Flatbed and Automatic Document Feeders (ADF) Scan to JPEG or TIFF Preset photo sizes Scan multiple photos on the flatbed Automatic file naming Learn more about scanning photos with I am trying to use the HP ScanJet 5370C with Transparency Adapter XPA I just acquired. and that's the reason why it will never work on a mac... news Reply Dave Says: December 26, 2012 at 10:02 am Thanks for this great page!
Sorry for the late reply. Vuescan its basically a Parrallel port scanner with a convertor to USB... Your directions got my old campus HP Scanjet 6300c working with my newer laptop even though HP no longer supports the drivers.
Please? =) Reply spitfire Says: July 13, 2013 at 7:10 pm Use niash back end. It would make my scanner run but not show any image before I did this. I was a little curious as to the technical reason(s) why no one's found a way to make it work with a Mac. Hp Scanners I'm running Maverick 10.9 on a Macbook Pro.
No problem because VueScan will do the trick. — Vanessa Schwarz in Augsburg, Germany VueScan provides the simplest way to make your scanner work, none of the problems of Windows drivers since 2005 things have probably progressed well enough to give a concrete answer to this thread Click to expand... I did have to restart to get it to work. More about the author Every day more than 10,000 people download VueScan to fix their old scanner Now it's your turn to bring your scanner back to life - and keep it out of the
People like you really makes difference for the earth. Sorry for the late reply … Reply Chava79 Says: July 28, 2009 at 5:15 am Thanks for your help! Kinda like the summer cicadas, every seven years. Thanks a million for this.
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