Windows 10: Scanner function

Discus and support Scanner function in Windows 10 Software and Apps to solve the problem; My printer is working but not the scanner https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/scanner-function/99c99389-4eb2-4302-8fbb-4aecdc209db6 Discussion in 'Windows 10 Software and Apps' started by GrahamWalker7, Aug 5, 2019.

  1. Scanner function


    My printer is working but not the scanner

    :)
     
    GrahamWalker7, Aug 5, 2019
    #1

  2. Windiows 10 scanner function problems

    Hi Samuel,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community, we appreciate your interest in Windows 10.

    I understand your concern that the scanner is not working.

    This issue might have occurred due to corrupted or outdated drivers after installing the update, try the below and check if it helps.

    Share this information to assist you better.

    • What error message does it shows when you try to use Scanner?
    • Are you able to discover and view Scanner through PC?
    I suggest you to follow the below given methods and check if issue is resolved.

    Method 1:

    I suggest you to run the Hardware and Devices
    troubleshooter and check if it helps.

    • Type troubleshooting in the search bar.
    • Select Troubleshooting.
    • Select View all on the top left corner.
    • Click on Hardware and Devices.
    • Follow the on-screen instructions to run the troubleshooter.
    • Check if issue persists.
    Method 2:

    Please try to un-install and install latest display driver and check if it helps

    Follow the steps below.

    • Press Windows + X, click on Device Manager.
    • In the list of hardware categories, look for the device that you want to update, and then double-tap or double-click the device name.
    • Click the Driver tab, tap or click
      Uninstall,
    Download the latest driver from manufacturer’s website and install.

    Please post back with the results and the information asked, we will be glad to assist you further.

    Thank you.
     
    Rakesh Narayanaswamy, Aug 5, 2019
    #2
  3. Microtek scanner on Win 10 Pro

    Hi Jean,

    To get better clarity on the issue, kindly answer the questions below:

    • Is the scanner detected under Devices?
    • Were you able to see the scanner on the Device Manager?
    • Have you installed the latest driver for the scanner?

    We suggest you to run the troubleshooter for hardware and devices. To do this, follow the steps:

    • On the Start menu, type Troubleshooting and hit enter.
    • Choose Hardware and Sound.
    • Select Hardware and Devices and run the troubleshooter.

    If issue persists, we suggest you contact the manufacturer to get better assistance.

    Do let us know if you need further assistance.
     
    Monica Cam, Aug 5, 2019
    #3
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    Scanner function

    bobkn, Aug 5, 2019
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