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why cant i scan from my scanner [closed]

asked 2013-03-12 14:48:50 +0100

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when I want to insert a picture or doc. to my computer from my scanner I cant get it to work the scanner is linked to my computer wirelessly and is working but the libreoffice is not recognising it

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answered 2013-03-12 18:32:22 +0100

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What version of LibO are you using, what scanner and what scanner software? LibO should link to the scanner using the installed scanner software. Perhaps there is a problem with your particular combination and more detail would help find a solution.

For example, I am using an Epson V700 with XSANE image software running under Ubuntu 12.04. Both LibO 3.6.4.3 and 4.0.1 work fine importing images into Writer.

I personally prefer to import images directly into my image library and then link to them from LibO. Perhaps this might help in your particular case.

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