November 5th, 2003, 07:13 PM
Adding Flatbed Scanner to network
Can anyone tell me how to add a flatbed scanner to my network using LPT1 on win XP Pro, have looked everywhere to try and share the scanner.
I thought it might be as easy as sharing a printer, how wrong i was. 8(
Can anybody shed some light on this matter.
November 6th, 2003, 04:11 PM
I'm pretty sure you can't share a scanner with other computers on a network.
January 10th, 2004, 02:14 AM
Sharing a scanner on a network
Actually, you can share a scanner on a network, you just need a bit of software.
This works great for Windows machines:
I found them by doing a search for
how to share a scanner