02-04-2014 08:02 PM
Please follow this HP document on How to Scan. Make sure you choose your correct operating system.
If you have any further questions, please let me know.
08-10-2014 10:31 AM
I also can't work out how to use the scanner on my HP Deskjet 2542, even after looking at the manual. Please can you give me some more guidance? My operating system is Mac OS X Version 10.9.2.
08-11-2014 04:54 PM
I understand you would like some guidance on how to scan using the Deskjet 2542. I will do my best to assist you! This document on How to Scan: OS X v10.9 explains how to scan with the full feature software.
Make sure you do have the full feature software from the HP website here. If you have any other questions, please let me know. Have a great night!