XP Driver wanted for AGFA 1212P SNAPSCAN

  clash33 12:54 27 Jan 2004

Does anyone know of a driver that will work with AGFA snapscan 1212P and XP

  Jester2K 12:57 27 Jan 2004

All those avalible on the Agfa UK Site only go to Win 98. Looks like it might be time for a new scanner?

  Jester2K 12:59 27 Jan 2004

Although you can try click here

  Chegs ® 13:04 27 Jan 2004

There have been several requests in PCA for AGFA drivers and XP,there is a driver that works,but cannot remember the details.

  Chegs ® 13:11 27 Jan 2004
  Sheila-214876 16:13 27 Jan 2004

Try click here User ID "drivers" Password "all". You may find a driver listed for it but you may have to use a Win 2000 driver.

  Sheila-214876 16:19 27 Jan 2004

I just found 4 agfa snapscan 1212p drivers on the above site. All for Win 2000 but should work with Win XP.

  Sheila-214876 16:25 27 Jan 2004

Me again. Just found this driver on the driver guide website which is, supposedly, a beta version issued by Afga for Win XP. Try this link click here

  Stuartli 17:52 27 Jan 2004

There was an XP driver for the 1212u on the Agfa website but not for 1212p - but, as stated, the Win2K one might work.

Agfa states on its website download page for the 1212p: "This type of scanner does not work under XP. Agfa will not make XP drivers in the future either as it stopped its desktop scanner and digital camera business in September 2001."

There's also version 2 of ScanWise if you haven't already got it:

click here

There are two 1212p models, one with and one without an on/off switch and whether this affects the driver choice I don't know.

Agfa support can be contacted online or by phone in the UK. See:

click here

I have the 1212u and it works fine under the latest drivers and ScanWise versions.

  Stuartli 17:56 27 Jan 2004

The ScanWise version I mention above is actually 1401 (presumably 1.4) and is said to only work with Windows 95 SP1, 98, ME, NT and 2000.

So it looks as if Agfa didn't do a Version 2 for the 1212p yet did for the 1212u.

However, if you never try a Win2000 driver or even one in EP if available, you'll never know...:-)

  ©®@$? 18:10 27 Jan 2004

i've read that the windows 2000 drivers will not work

but i have found this click here

it was in french but i have translated the page!

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