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ImageClass MF Series Scanner not recognized after Windows 10 patch

pagjsp
Apprentice

Around the second week in July we started having issues where our ImageClass MF247dw, MF267dw, and others would hang during a scan job to the connected computer, and eventually time out. I've followed all the recommended fixes I can find, and still several of the effected pc's have this problem on a daily basis, forcing me to uninstall and reinstall the printer/scanner again before they will function. Has anyone been tracking this, and has someone found a fix yet? Included are a couple of links explaining the problem.

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-warns-windows-10-usb-printing-breaks-due-t...

https://www.techradar.com/news/windows-10-update-breaks-usb-printers-functionality-because-of-course...

https://askgarth.com/blog/canon-scanner-unable-to-open-twain-source/

 

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Hector
Product Expert
Product Expert

Hello Pagjsp,

We would be happy to assist further with the issue. To provide some feedback or some troubleshooting steps, we would need some additional information. If you could reply to this message with the information below, we can provide some assistance. For a more immediate resolution, you can contact support at 1-800-652-2666.

  1. Are you able to scan from the MF scan utility installed on the computer? If not, do you get any specific error messages?
  2. Are you connecting via USB or is it over a network?

Yes, we are able to scan using the utility, and even the scan buttons, when the computer recognizes the scanner/printer. And they are both (effects 2 workstations) connected via usb. I'm having to uninstall/reinstall the Canon MF scanner/printers probably 2 or 3 times a week. Since this was apparently caused by a bad Microsoft patch, I was just wondering if Canon had gotten with Microsoft to find a fix, or come up with a permanent fix of their own?

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