URGENT how do i get the scanner to work Says unkown device.?

Answer an install disc with drivers should make it work. you should be able to find it on

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How do you scan something onto the computer from a printer/scanner-s-sane says no device try root?

If this is happening when you push scan on your printer /scanner then open your printer software and scan from there.

My hp deskjet F300 scanner says it will not work with Vista - how can I make it work?

Take it easy, go to and download the vista’s software for the deskjet f300 .. it will work fine.

I plugged my scanner in but it won't work..says it is not installed..Help?

My Epson Stylus SX440 scanner won't scan. It says "cannot communicate with scanner" but clearly is connected?

Did you check to make sure all the wires/plugs are connected properly?