?
Solved

Sharing scanner over a LAN

Posted on 2000-03-10
5
Medium Priority
?
16,786 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-15
Hello,

I have set up a two computer home network and I was wondering if there was any way to share my 5100C scanner over the LAN. The software which was included doesn not have any sort of sharing option. I am using W98SE on both computers.
0
Comment
Question by:mromero031000
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
johlari earned 0 total points
ID: 2604261
The software for the 5100C does not support sharing the scanner over a LAN.  HP has two scanners - the 6200C and the 6300C - that have LanScan software built into the scanning software and can be shared on a LAN.
0
 

Author Comment

by:mromero031000
ID: 2606614
So there's no way to share the 5100C over a LAN at all?
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:johlari
ID: 2606899
None known.
0
 

Author Comment

by:mromero031000
ID: 2607367
Ok thanks!
0
 

Expert Comment

by:timbrwlf55
ID: 10222694
There is a way using a third party software which can be seen here:

http://www.remote-scan.com/remote-scan-purchase.php

I think this should allow for any scanner to be shared across a network
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If you are having problems installing printer drivers, or if documents repeatedly get stuck in the print queue even after re-installing the printer drivers, then follow these steps to solve the problems. Please note that the steps are shown both for…
It started not too long ago. It was at first annoying. My keystrokes seemed to be randomly generated, not the ones I typed on the keyboard. For some reason this only happened in certain applications (especially browsers such as IE11, Firefox and Chr…
Add bar graphs to Access queries using Unicode block characters. Graphs appear on every record in the color you want. Give life to numbers. Hopes this gives you ideas on visualizing your data in new ways ~ Create a calculated field in a query: …
In this video you will find out how to export Office 365 mailboxes using the built in eDiscovery tool. Bear in mind that although this method might be useful in some cases, using PST files as Office 365 backup is troublesome in a long run (more on t…
Suggested Courses
Course of the Month10 days, 8 hours left to enroll

764 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question