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HP G85 All-In-One with Windows XP

by DavidPJ / December 9, 2003 3:01 AM PST

Has anyone been able to fully enable the G85 software including HP Director, Scanner, Fax under Windows XP? I've obtained the software from HP that supposed to support XP (version 3.1, HP OfficeJet K Series Software). I've had a few emails with HP support, but I'm not getting anywhere.

The printer will print just like a normal printer, but there is no access to the other functions. XP appears to be using just a standard print driver rather than the unique drivers supplied by HP.


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Re:HP G85 All-In-One with Windows XP
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 9, 2003 3:27 AM PST

I think this is the one my mom has. It's now a printer...


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HP G85 Scanner, Fax etc. works with Windows XP
by shof2001 / September 25, 2005 2:52 AM PDT
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by Cembo / October 26, 2005 7:36 AM PDT

I read that you have the old version (60MB) driver that can operate the scanner for G85
Can you pls forward it to me as wee

Thank you much in advance

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Software for scanning with the HP G85
by nicoplat / November 19, 2005 4:20 AM PST
In reply to: HP G85 SCANNER

Can you please forward me the 60 Mb software, so I can scan with the G85.

I have installed XP professional on my computer with SP2, but I cannot use the scanner.

Thank you very much.

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by jackmelch / December 29, 2005 5:53 AM PST

Hi, I downloaded the 40MB version and everything but my scanner will work. Please send me or tell me how to get the 60 MB version. Thanks, Jack

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HP G85 software for XP
by JABurke007 / December 30, 2005 12:32 AM PST

I would like the 60MB version as well if possible.

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Transfer of the 60 MB file
by shof2001 / December 30, 2005 1:41 AM PST


to those who requested the 60 MB file:
Please send me a message through Skype Instant Messaging (chat) to sebastianhoffmann. I can directly forward the file to you through Skype.

Kind regards


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G85 60 MB file
by pdxbabs / January 5, 2006 5:42 PM PST

Not sure wat you meant by ....(chat).
Could you possibly email that fix?
many thanks,

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60 Mb G85 Driver for WinXP
by blair bosworth / December 31, 2005 6:55 AM PST

Could you please send me the 60 Mb. file.

Thank You.

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by ktop64 / January 20, 2006 5:37 AM PST

i downloaded the 40mb file no my scanner doesn't work.
if you could help. my e-mail is

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I obtained the software from
by wcollier1 / January 14, 2006 4:23 AM PST
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