Before installing make sure that the parallel port where you are going to connect the scanner is set to ECP or ECP+EPP mode. Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Please try again now or at a later time. In BIOS, new options appeared which were not there previously. http://drivers.softpedia.com/get/SCANNER-Digital-CAMERA-WEBCAM/GENIUS/GENIUS-ColorPage-Vivid-Pro-II-2k-XP-Driver.shtml
Now it responds to commands in the test utility that comes with the drivers, so I believe this is some minor issue.I'd be very thankful if someone keeps the original installation phillipcorcoran View Public Profile Find all posts by phillipcorcoran « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Display Modes Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. With its high resolution of 1,200 dpi x 2,400 dpi and 48-bit color depth, you can live images with a variety of scanning functions.
TELL ME MORE CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 25, 2013 5:41 AM PDT In reply to: I made it work! Try to set a system restore point before installing a device driver. With most non-pro scanners, all you get is a tick-box to enable or disable a particular effect or filter, there's usually no slider to set the intensity, like you get with
See more pages and content about technology such as USB and other IT developments around the world. I'm using XP again.I downloaded the drivers from the official site. After achieving what I considered a more-less "clean" situation, I installed the scanner's drivers.6. More hints Again, it worked!8.
Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Last edited by phillipcorcoran : 04-16-2010 at 08:45 AM. As I said before, this scanner CAN work in XP. As you know, the addresses for LPT 1, 2 and 3 are carved in silicon but as time went on, they could move.
Your's is just one of those scanner's they haven't tested. http://www.driverguide.com/driver/detail.php?driverid=238176 Check your hardware before you install this driver and ensure that your scanner is a Vivid Pro2. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 24, 2013 1:56 AM PDT In reply to: Ancient scanner Genius Colorpage Vivid Pro II http://drivers.softpedia.com/get/SCANNER-Digital-CAMERA-WEBCAM/GENIUS/GENIUS-ColorPage-Vivid-Pro-II-2k-XP-Driver.shtmlOK, fixing this in Windows appears to be not possible since However, it shows signs of life in the test utility that comes with the drivers.
Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. see here more ↓ Additional information Updated: 2010-01-05 Version: New Size: 1.37Mb OS: Windows 2000, Windows XP Website:http://www.geniusnet.com.tw/ Developer Genius Platforms: Drivers Apps: 322 Free: 322 Paid: 0 % Discounts: 0 Videos: 0 This gives me hope that I can make it work again. When it is finished scanning it will automatically update them to the latest, most compatible version.
I can't remember how to recreate that. Google didn't help me much, the same drivers are all over the net. I made it work! this page This will help if you installed a wrong driver.
Or Easy Driver Pro registered version (49.95$) can do it for you if you choose this option. Their home-page is here http://www.hamrick.com/ Update: I just read the home-page a bit more closely and discovered that Vuescan will not work with any parallel-port scanner. The-CROW View Public Profile Send a private message to The-CROW Find all posts by The-CROW #6 04-17-2010, 02:40 PM phillipcorcoran Offline Registered User Join Date: Jan 2010 Location:
I also tried a trick by adding a path to C:/Windows/Twain_32/Vivid in System Properties> Advanced>Enviroment Variables but it didnt work.Thats the path to the Twain driver. to see if you have the latest, most compatible device drivers installed. They are nowhere near as expensive as they used to be despite being much better quality and higher resolution. scanner, I would not like to throw it in the junk just because of a minor software problem.
There's also a wiatwain.ds file in the Twain_32 folder if that helps.Thank you for your opinions. That means you can create a dual boot XP and Linux OS setup and get SANE to drive the scanner in Linux then put the scans in some common folder so However, it shows signs of life in the test utility that comes with the drivers. When I press "check scanner" in the test utility it responds to the commands and it starts to work.
The installation CD is lost since then.I'm now desperatly trying to make it work with my new configuration. However I found old software hardcoded rather than picking up the address from a BIOS API call.Good to read.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) All Answers Collapse - Answer Similar All rights reserved. I unistalled: Corel Draw X13, virtual dvd drive, my mobile phone's software etc. (now I dont think that this step was necesary, but I wanted to achieve a more-less "clean" situation).
All rights reserved. I told you this scanner CAN work in XP!I took the following steps:1. I made it work before, I just don't remember how. Installation Instructions Click here to begin the Easy Driver Pro download Click "Run". (Click "Save As" if using Firefox) Click "Run" Again Follow on-screen directions for installation *Note: If you want
The other wired ports helped fill an overflow on the WIFI wired ports, like the DTV sat box and a server behind a firewall. SoftwareTipsandTricks Forum > Software > Drivers Genius ColorPage Vivid Pro II Scanner Driver User Name Remember Me? All I can suggest is that you try an application called "Vuescan" by Hamrick which replaces the need for a manufacturer's driver by making use of the "WIA" (Windows Image Acquisition)