Refer to our FAQ section for connectivity issues. If your scanner has a physical power switch, it may not be visible when it's off. My Epson is like this. Canon claims that none is necessary with Mac OS X You may want to try third-party scanner software.
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They often include their own drivers and may work when Image Capture doesn't. The NU came with a special cable that had an RF filter or choke or whatever mounted on it. It may also have had other special magical powers. My NU always worked with the supplied cable on various Macs over the years, and never worked with any other USB cable, no matter how good that other cables was.
Another possibility is the Mac you are trying to hook it to. Many Mac laptop models, especially older ones, do not supply enough power through the USB port. It never worked on one of my old PowerBooks, for example. A "normal" USB cable does not work. I have Lion My printer, an old Samsung ML works fine. The computer says that my new operating system no longer supports PowerPC applications. Is there any driver that I can download or some other solution that you would suggest to remedy this problem.
I'd rather not have to buy a new scanner. VueScan from www.
I am using VueScan with a Canon scanner under Try VueScan from Hamrick Software. Try VueScan for scanners that have trouble with Lion. In regards to: Edward Shepherd's question "I have Lion I'm afraid that your Canon scanner is now obsolete thanks to Canon not releasing updated drivers. Some old Canon scanners have universal drivers and some don't. The Vuescan website is very helpful with such information.
Edward Shepherd asks: "I have Lion You've identified the scanner software but not the specific model so I can't say for sure but Vuescan might support it. Wow, Hamrick's Vuescan site shows 10 Million Downloads.
I remember it showing up first on MacInTouch in I think Mr Hamrick owes Ric Ford a new wing on his house for supporting him all these years. It also shows me that I should have stuck to programming. The latest cancan Driver and Toolbox is Universal. I have it on a Canon scanner.
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It can be found on their website. I use version 5. When it came up, I clicked on the Drivers and Software link, selected my operating system and downloaded the driver and CanoScan software. So search for your scanner model at the link above and see if your model has up to date drivers. Edward Shepherd wrote: The computer says that my new operating system no longer supports PowerPC applications.
When Epson's software died with Lion, I looked all over. Someone, maybe from this list, suggested Image Capture.
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Been using it ever since. Not for high-end work, but it has some decent tools. Edward Shepherd wrote: "I have Lion The VueScan web site's compatibility list lists two different CanoScan models and For both of these, it says that no additional software is required for Mac OS X. Your model may also be listed without the "CanoScan" prefix, so take a look at the whole list.
If yours isn't on the list then you may not have support, but download a copy anyway to try it, just in case. You might e-mail their support people to ask, but I never expect much from corporate support people.
Run Software Update, then connect your scanner. I don't know if any of this will help you, but if you haven't already pursued these avenues, you'll have some places to look. Which Canon Scanner?
If your scanner isn't there, or there isn't a current Intel driver, then almost certainly the cheapest option is just to buy a new scannerthey are not exactly expensive. And then use Vuescan, it is widely recommended for a reason. Help us by reporting it. Last updated:. Release Notes Related Drivers 3. Here's other similar drivers that are different versions or releases for different operating systems: Apple Canon Laser Printer Driver 3.
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