How To Scan On Hp Envy 4520?


If you are using the HP Envy 4520 printer for the first time, this article will help you use the scan feature of this printer without trouble. Before you prepare your documents for scanning, make sure you have installed a scan driver compatible with your printer. If you have installed the scan driver, read the following instructions to know how to scan on hp envy 4520.

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This section tells you how to enable the scan to computer feature, scan an original document from the HP Envy 4520’s control panel, and scan an original document or photo to file. Before starting the procedure, make sure you have connected your printer to the computer.

Enable Scan To Computer Feature

The Scan To Computer option is enabled by default. Follow these instructions to enable the feature if it has been disabled.

  • Open the HP printer software by following the below steps.
  • Windows 8: Right-click on an empty area on the Start screen and click All Apps on the application bar. Select your printer model.
  • Windows 7: Click Start --> All Programs --> HP --> your printer folder.
  • Now, go to the Scan section and choose Manage Scan to Computer.
  • Click Enable.
  • Continue to read this page to know completely about hp envy 4520 scanner setup.

Scanning From The Printer Control Panel

  • Place the original document with the print side down on the scanner glass.
  • Tap the Scan option.
  • Choose the computer you want to scan to.
  • Select the scan type.
  • Tap OK.
  • The scanning task starts now.

Scanning A Document Or Photo To A File (Windows)

Hp Envy 4520 Scanner Setup
  • Load the original such that the print side is facing down on the scanner glass.
  • Launch the HP printer software.
  • Choose the Scan a Document or Photo option.
  • Pick the scan type.
  • Select the Save as PDF option to save the original as a PDF file.
  • Select Save as JPEG to save the original as an image.
  • Click Scan.

We hope you have learned how to scan on hp envy 4520. If you face any trouble while performing a scan operation, call us immediately.