If you keep getting this error message that “scan to computer is no longer activated”, get in here let’s fix this together.
Here is the only place where you will get the permanent fix for this error.
So what you will be getting here will be the solution to this error that was shared by a real-time user who encountered this problem before you.
That is why I caption this post “Scan to Computer is No Longer Activated – FIXED”
Because the problem has been fixed already.
Before we tackle the problem, let’s, first of all, check out what probably must have caused this error.
There are a couple of things that may have your device to pop this error message on your screen.
One of the possible causes of this error message is the connectivity issues with your USB or wireless printers.
An outdated printer driver could cause this error, too.
So first of all, you need to check your printer connection.
If it is a USB printer, be sure that that the USB cable is properly connected to the printer.
If it is connected via a wireless connection, then check if it is connected to your own network.
If after checking all of these and everything seems well connected and you still have the error message that “scan to computer is no longer activated” then you might want to uninstall and install the printer driver again.
To ensure that the printer driver is up to date, you might want to go through a driver reinstallation process.
Scan to computer is no longer activated error fix
- Hold down the Windows key + x on your keyboard, then select the Control Panel option.
- Tap uninstall a program under Programs.
- Now check for the printer driver name, and uninstall it.
- After successfully uninstalling the driver, restart your computer.
- Once the restart is done, get the latest printer driver from your printer’s manufacturer and install it.
This will fix this error permanently for you.
These were the steps one of our blog users who had this same issue followed and got the error fixed and he was also willing to share it with us so we publish it for other users who may have a similar error.
Let us know if these steps also helped you fix your “scan to computer is no longer activated” error.
Or if you have other methods you think will more efficient in fixing this error message, we’ll be glad to hear from you.