Caution Level: safe
Operating System: Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 4800dpi 22.214.171.124 / 07 May 2005
The Scanner 4800dpi is a flatbed scanner. It can input modes of front panel scans to any HP Photosmart software. It can copy and scan using the HP Solution Center, while the user application is done via TWAIN. This scanner features an optical resolution of up to 4,800 dpi and 48-bit color depth. Its scan speed is less than 24 seconds when scanning a 4x6 inch color photo using the Microsoft Word program, less than 37 seconds when scanning a full page-text using the Microsoft Word program and less than 25 seconds when scanning an email photo. It has scaling functionality of 10 to 2000% using 1% increment and it uses a high-speed USB interface which is compatible with the specifications of a USB 2.0. The Scanner 4800dpi can scan up to a maximum document size of 216 x 356 mm.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Other specifications of the Scanner 4800dpi include a preview speed of up to 4.5 seconds. Its software driver includes the HP Photosmart Essential and HP Photosmart Premier Software for Windows and HP Photosmart Studio for MAC OS. The Scanner 4800dpi may also run with the ScanSoft PaperPort, NewSoft Presto!, Adobe Photoshop Elements, Page Manager, and IRIS Readiris Pro OCR applications. It accepts different types of paper such as inkjet, photo, plain card (greeting and index), envelopes, 35mm negatives and slides, 3-D objects, and large and medium format film. This printer can also save and read multiple file formats such as JPG, BMP, TIF, compressed TIF, PCX, PNG, GIF and FPX for photos, PDF Searchable, PDF, RTF, TIF, TXT and HTML for Windows documents, TIFF, PICT, PNG, JPEG, BMP, PDF, JPEG2000, quicktime image, photoshop, TGA and SGI image for MAC OS. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Scanner 4800dpi errors before installing any driver updates.