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12-13-2009 08:27 PM
12-24-2009 03:57 PM
I have the same problem with the photosmart a826. We have only used it 3 times and 2 of the 3 times it has made the memory card unreadable and created the .vfs file. We have lost hundreds of pictures because of this. Very upset to lose that many memories.
08-30-2011 03:19 PM
See earlier post this thread. Ignore the VFS file and look for a folder called 'DCIM'. Your scan(s) should be inside that folder. I'm one of those having to use a memory stick plugged into the USB port on the C7280 because my C7280 will no longer scan to my Win 7/64-bit PC.
(Really strange. Can scan from 2 laptops on my home network - not Win 7 - and from my PC IF I use the memory stick but not from the directly connected PC. No problems printing though.) Years have gone by and HP has yet to fix this... I guess they figure I'll go buy a new Win7-compatible HP printer. (Yeah - like new HP HW is ANYWHERE in MY future!)
09-06-2011 05:48 AM
I have 2 PC with Win7 and I can scan directly into them, however not from the printer, but from the PC. I open a browser (IE or firefox or other) window with the IP address of the printer and it gives me a status and other info. From there I chose webscan and it will scan into my pc. Just make sure you have what you want scanned in the printer before scanning.