HP Photosmart 6510 B211a unable to Scan

I have a HP Photosmart 6510 B211a e-Print wireless printer/scanner, that I use with my desktop version of Mac OS X Lion 10.7.5 (Mac Mini) and, with the help of Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac, I use it with my Windows 7 PC.  I am not able to scan from my HP Photosmart 6510 to my PC and not able to scan from my PC to my HP Photosmart 6510.  Moreover, I am able to scan from my Mac to my HP Photosmart 6510, but unable to scan from my Photosmart 6510 to my Mac.  I want to be able to save scans on my PC (and not only on my Mac) and be able to scan from my HP Photosmart 6510.

Also, I am able to print from my Mac and PC.  The State of the results of the wireless network Test, "no problem found.  Congratulations on the successful your printer wireless installation. »

"When I try to scan from the HP Photosmart 6510 as a document in the file, I get the error message"Unsuccessful Scan"and"... the States please make sure that your computer is connected to the printer and try again. "When I try to scan from my PC (from measures taken by scan - scan a document or photo), I get a long error message title 'inaccessible Scanner.  I temporarily turned off my Mac and PC firewall, but I always encountered these errors.

Recently, I changed my phone LAN Ethernet line.  Before this change, I had no problem (at the beginning, when I bought my Mac Mini and Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac, it was very difficult to get printing and scanning to work).  Now I don't know what else I can do other than HP Photosmart 6510 to uninstall and reinstall.  Before I do, I want to know if there is anything else I can do, and if someone else had a similar situation, especially those who use Parallels Desktop 7.

Good news!

I was not contacted Parallels, I found another HP discussion not being able to scan.  Embarrassing, I also realized that I never properly uninstalled my printer/scanner on Windows and Mac.  Firstly, I correctly uninstalled (i.e. completely) the printer on Windows and Mac, I reinstalled the printer for Windows using the floppy disk, found the site to download the latest firmware of HP, software and tools of the diagnostic utility (http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/product?cc=us&lc=en&dlc=en&product=5058336), reinstalled the printer for my Mac, run the tool of diagnosis utlity for printing on Windows (strange that it showed was installed my network printer but gave me an error that it) was not installed, so I clicked 'install'), and finally, I ran the scan on Windows diagnostic utility tool.

I am now able to print and scan without problems.  Unfortunately, whenever I do a major change (upgrade of Parallels or MAC OS), I must start the process again.  At least now I have the process documented for future use.

Thank you for your patience and your help.  I am ready to close this discussion as resolved.

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