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Help saving a multi page .tiff from windows fax and scan

by sagosc / September 24, 2013 7:07 AM PDT

I am able to scan in fine, and it shows all pages in the preview before I save it, but when I save, it only saves the first page. The scanner is HP and I used to use the HP solutions center but it has gone crazy and I can't seem to get rid of it and re load. I like the WIndows scan and fax but would like it even more if I could save multi page tiff's. Is this possible? Thank you in advance!

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How about to a PDF?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 24, 2013 7:24 AM PDT

I use DoPDF to print such things to a PDF file.

But let's get a basic something else out of the way. Windows might not view a multipage TIFF correctly where as IRFANVIEW works for me.
Bob

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Thanks
by sagosc / September 24, 2013 7:39 AM PDT
In reply to: How about to a PDF?

As far as a pdf - I can do that with no problem but the files are huge!

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Thanks for your response, I think I found one problem
by sagosc / September 24, 2013 7:38 AM PDT

I think it's working, its just that the hp photo viewer was my default and it only shows the first page. Windows photo viewer shows all.

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Good to read.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 24, 2013 4:14 PM PDT

I've heard the TIFF multi-page complaint many times and it's always a two part issue. 1. Creating multi page and 2. the viewer. I see you have come up to speed on this.
Bob

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