HP OfficeJet Pro 8610 Printer Scan

Scan your documents, photos and other documents using your HP OfficeJet Pro 8610 printer. You can also share the scanned files to any destinations such as a computer folder. The documents can also be scanned into a format that you can search, copy, paste and edit using the HP Officejet Pro 8610 printer software.

You scan to a computer or a memory device by easily selecting the location of the scan. Before starting the scan, check whether the printer and computer are switched on. Use the scanner glass to scan a borderless original instead of using the ADF.

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HP Officejet Pro 8610 Scan to computer

You have to make sure that the scan to computer feature is enabled. In Windows, open the HP Officejet Pro 8610 printer software and go to ScanàManage Scan to computer.

In OS X, open HP Utility if you have installed the HP Scan. Click Scan SettingsàScan to ComputeràEnable Scan to Computer

  1. Scan from the HP Officejet Pro 8610 printer control panel

In the scanner glass or ADF, load your original print-side down in the left-rear corner and touch ScanàComputer. Select the computer that you want to scan to and select the type of scan profile. Touch Start Scan

  1. Scan from the HP Officejet Pro 8610 Printer software in Windows

In the scanner glass or ADF, load your original print-side down in the left-rear corner and open the HP Officejet Pro 8610 printer software. Click Scan a Document of Photo under the Print, Scan & Fax.  You have to choose the scan type from the shortcut menu and click Scan. Select the Show Scan Preview to make adjustments to the scanned image in the preview screen

If you want to scan again, click Save to keep the Scan application open or select Done to exit the application. Click Scan and select a scan shortcut.

  1. Scan from the HP Officejet Pro 8610 Printer software in OS X

Open the HP scan from the Application/Hewlett-Packard folder at the top level of the hard disk. Select the scan profile type and follow the instructions that appear on the screen .

Scan to memory device

Scan directly to a USB flash drive without using a computer or HP software. Follow the below instructions to scan an original memory device from the printer control panel.

In the scanner glass, load your original print-side down in the left-rear corner or print-side up in the ADF.

You have to insert the USB flash drive and touch Scan. Select the Memory Device. Touch Start Scan to modify changes to any other scan options.

Scan using Webscan

The Webscan offers basic scan operations. Scan from the HP printer software if you want additional scan options.

In the scanner glass, load your original print-side down in the left-rear corner or print-side up in the ADF. Open the embedded web server

Click Settings tab and then go to the Security section. Click Administrator settingsà OK. To enable the Webscan, select WebscanàApplyàOK

To change settings, Click Scan tab. Click Webscan and modify any settings. Click Start Scan.

HP Officejet Pro 8610 Scan as an editable text

You can edit the documents that are scanned using the HP printer software. Search, copy, paste and edit are some of the formats that you can do after scanning and also edit letters, newspaper clippings and any document you want to edit.

• In Windows.

In the scanner glass, load your original print-side down in the left-rear corner or print-side up in the ADF. Open the HP printer software, select Scan a Document or Photo in Print, Scan & Fax. Choose any type of editable text from the below given options.

  1. If you want to extract the text without formatting the original, select Save as Editable Text (OCR) from the list and select Text(.txt) from the File type drop-down menu.
  2. If you want to extract the text with some of the formatting options, select Save as Editable Text(OCR) shortcut from the list and select Rich Text(.rtf) from the File Type drop-down menu.
  3. If you want to extract the text and make it searchable in PDF reader, select Save as PDF shortcut from the list and select Searchable PDF(.pdf) from the File Type drop-down menu.

• In OS X

In the scanner glass, load your original print-side down in the left-rear corner or print-side up in the ADF. Open HP Scan from the Applications/Hewlett-Packard folder in the hard disk. You can choose any one type of editable text from the below given options.

  1. If you want to extract the text without formatting the original, you have to select TXT from the Format pop-up menu.
  2. If you want to extract the text with some of the formatting options, you have to select RTF from the Format pop-up menu.
  3. If you want to extract the text and make it searchable in PDF readers, select Searchable PDF from the Format pop-up menu.