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Viet - Printer Tech
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I can print with my brother printer But can not scan it says

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i can print with my brother printer But can not scan it says Devise is not ready, and i have checked the leads all are ok, Printer does print
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Customer: its simple when i click SCAN on my screen, it comes up with the message above and a code 0x00000000015 thats about it, But the printer does print so the leads are connected ok
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Printer Technician should know?
Customer: no
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  Viet - Printer Tech replied 1 year ago.


I'm sorry about the issue. Do you have windows xp, vista, or 7, or 8, 10?

Please reply at the box below. Thank you,

Expert:  Viet - Printer Tech replied 1 year ago.

Please try the following fix:

Solution #1:

  1. Press at the same time the two keys Windows and R on the keyboard
    , then type services.msc then click OK, then the Services window will open
  2. , then look for each of the following 3 items in order:

    a. Remote Procedure Call (RPC)

    b. Shell Hardware Detection

    c. Windows Imaging Acquisition (WIA)

  3. , then double-click on each of the items above in order to open it
  4. , then for the Startup type option, select option Automatic
  5. , then click on Apply at bottom right
  6. , then click on the Start button there
  7. , then click OK at the bottom
    ; make sure to do these steps for al lthe 3 items above.

, then see if you can scan now.

Solution #2:

- If that does not work, press at the same time the two keys Windows and R on the keyboard, then type rstrui then click OK, then the System Restore window should open. Then click on Next, and restore the computer to any date before this issue first occurred, and check.

When you are available, please reply at the box below to continue. Thank you.

Expert:  Viet - Printer Tech replied 1 year ago.

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