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Just so i understand your question.
YOu want to use the HP OfficeJet 8710 to SCAN a document? Is that correct?
This officejet 8710 has 2 options for scanning.
YOu can SCAN to a Network Folder (complex in setup)
You can SCAN to an Email (simple in setup)
Either way, the printer MUST have a connection to the internet.
To SCAN to Email: