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Old 09-14-2003, 12:40 PM   #1
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Question Scanner and Printer!

Where do I get drivers for my scanner and my printer?
The drivers found on do not support my scanner (which is Genius HR6 Parallel port, this driver supports only HR6 USB models).

My printer is HP Deskjet 840c and my scanner is Genius HR6 and uses the parallel port.

Old 09-14-2003, 10:09 PM   #2
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Go here for your printer drivers

this is good too

get the hpijs drivers, they should work
not sure about the scanner though

Last edited by eolson; 09-14-2003 at 10:12 PM.


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