How to scan using your HP Office Jet Pro 8600

Well, I got my answer because I could not find a topic 'resolved' in this regard. So I decided to post my findings to help the next interrogator (is that a word = the one interviewing). FYI - I am not a "geek", and while I can find my way around a computer it sometimes takes a while.  Also, I have Windows 7 on this laptop if it makes a difference.

1. go to control panel and choose:

2. material and audio, then

3 devices and printers, then

4 fax - HP Office Jet Pro 8600 (network) or whatever printer choice applies to your situation, then

5 HP Printer Wizard, then

6 scanner activities, then

7. analyze a document or a picture, then

8. Save as PDF

9 scan

10. save in a folder you choose

I know this may seem simplistic to most of you, but maybe someone like me is out there, trying to find this out and this could help.

Roxi

Hello Acupuncture,

Thank you for posting your solution you found yourself, on the use of the scanning function on your HP OfficeJet Pro 8600. I apologize as we were not fast enough to answer one of your questions on the Forums of HP Support. I've been able to check your user page but could not find your original post on us asking how Scan, did you remove the question? Anyway I'm glad you are now to the top and scanning of your JO 8600.

For later use, I would like to you to take a look here: how Scan: Windows 7, here we will give all the options and shortcuts on scanning with or without the HP software as well as a few cool features, like the scan from the front panel of your 8600 and adding several pages in a single file.

Yet once I thank you for taking the time to help other members of the community, so thank you once again!

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