They are no longer capable of the simplist things. Anonymous I must agree with the majority of the comments on this site. I installed it on my laptop under Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit and work like a charm!!! It is software which finds, downloads and istalls the correct driver for you - automatically. Downloads the latest official version of the drivers for the Hardware and installs them correctly. It is user-friendly, very easy to set up and set up.
Easy explanation: because each tool is used in a different way, drivers in the real world such as manuals that contain guidance on how a tool is used and must be learned by the human brain in order to use the tool. A 10 year old scanner is like a car that needs leaded gasoline. Tech Tip: If you are having trouble finding the right driver update, use the. It was fun, and a good piece of hardware - why no software support is beyond me. Just want to make money selling new products when old ones are still working perfectly.
The progam now opens with a user account screen to allow the change at startup and the program now works as before on the old xp computer. It may be inconvenient switching between operating systems, but that's a sacrifice you have to make if you want to continue using your current hardware. In these times where green companies are thriving I see your less than green practices of creating unnecessary amounts of wasted trash a quick path to your inevitable demise. Your old drivers can even be backed up and restored in case any problems occur. The last time I used it was several weeks ago, now it wont scan anything. There is no risk of installing the wrong driver.
That ' s how economy runs. Out-of-date drivers are known to be a major cause for the slow scan of documents. Vista was so bad, I skipped that. Piss poor and headache inducing. This will help other site users. With search my computer using the directory where you unpacked it. Guess I'll be recruiting a Monk when I need a copy made.
They haven't bothered to upgrade the fully functional software to be compatible with Windows 7. What you are expecting is completely unrealistic! Next, Next and finalize installation. VueScan doesn't necessarily have to be bought, you can use it for a free trial. If you havent found a driver you need on our site, but located it elsewhere, please send us a link to it. I downloaded a third party imaging software for scanning like Irfan view and installed, no tips tricks here — just installed it normally. And do the device driver update via Device manager.
In addition to that, it is suitable for 32 and 64 bits system. The other software from the install disk for the 4600 may have to be changed also, but for now this is all i need! It works with almost latest Windows platforms posterior to Windows 2000. This will help you avoid errors and system freezes, and will also give your computer a performance boost. This file was last checked for viruses less than 12 hours ago. If you buy a Super car and then the engine stops working, you will not be happy if the maker gives you a 1000cc engine to use on it and tells you , look you cars works. Tech Tip: The will back up your current drivers for you. But was using it to scan bills etc, but will give that up.
Otherwise , you need to buy a replacement W7 compatible device. Scanner works fine in this mode. Or go to India or China for cheap developers. In any case , no slides or negatives scans possible but the rest works. The won't even write new drivers and sell them! My case: Scanjet G3010 not working with Windows7.
I am going to have to recant that statement. I used to work with Professional editions but for home use is really good Home Premium, so I am not going to install something else instead like fake license eg. What a garbage piece this scanner is. The provided software can't be installed. I'm not sUre how it could have operated fine the first time and then subsequently not. It worked fine until I install win 7. Way to fail dumb asses you forgot the cardinal rule of customer satisfaction, the consumer's are the reason that you are in business and we can take that away from you at any time.