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abajor
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Uninstall and reinstall HP Photosmart Essentials

HP Photosmart Essentials became corrupted and am unable to uninstalit or reinstyall it in Vista.

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smartfriend
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1. Try going to Contol Panel and click on Programs and Features. Remove or Uninstall HP Photosmart Essential from there.

2. Download Photosmart Essentials from this link: http://www.hp.com/united-states/consumer/digital_photography/free/software/index.html?jumpid=reg_R10...

 

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tdb802
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I unistanall and reinstalled and still having same problemI imported all of my photos into Photosmart Essentials 3.5 and yet when I go in to view and edit them the folder and subfolders are grayed out and so I cannot open themIt is very frustratingI know they imported becaus I can see them in another view that shows the folders are all chekcd in the boxes. Yet I cannot access these photos to edit and print. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Message Edited by WendyM on 09-21-2009 08:29 AM
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katielintenn57
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I do not have the CD of my HP Photosmart  printer (1315. ) My photo program by HP messed up in my PC so deleted it . Now this new program only works with that softwear. So can't use photo creation.  What can I do?

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Lars4827
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I tried your solution and it worked out fine. But I had to install the HP Photosmart Essentials 3.5 first and then
uninstallt from the Control Panel and restart the computer.
On HP web page I found a link to HP Photo Creations where I could download the program free o charge, Thanks för your advice
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Jimelson
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inadvertantly deleted photosmart essentials for hp4400 printer/scanner, how do I re-install?

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AlwaysNeon
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Uninstall and reinstall HP Photosmart Essentials

Is your printer the 4400 series photo smart or the deskjet? Here is a link if the printer is a Deskjet:

http://goo.gl/xa88c

Let me know and happy holidays!
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thomasr1950
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I can't unistall photo essentials. I installed Microsoft Mr. Fix It, said it was unistalled, it isn't. I rebooted oc afterwards but it's still installed.

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Lars4827
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No, my printer is HP Photosmart Pro B8350, but I don't use HP Photosmart Essentials. I use Adobe Photoshop Essentials 10 that works fine. My printer is now working but sometimes it is blocked in a print queue and no prints are comiing out. Sometimes it helps by restarting the computer, but it is unceratain. What can I do to assure a reliable printing function?

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