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bremner

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Unsure what file you have downloaded. Try the one in the link above.

Is your W7 32 or 64 bit?

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lotvic

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Tip: That's not good using your email address as your user name. I suggest you go to 'My Profile' and change it.

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northumbria61

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You will probably find that Windows 7 generic driver will work for your scanner.

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northumbria61

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The only thing I can suggest is that you try and find a Vista driver for your Canon - download and run in compatibility mode. It may just work.

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Number six

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I believe the driver file you are looking for can be found here:

click here

It has an .exe extension. Download and double-click on it, and it should install.

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bremner

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Number six Your link is the same as I posted earlier in the thread and the OP has said did not work either.

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ianeon

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I had exactly the same problem, which is that the Lide20 is an old scanner, and Canon drivers don't always work with Win 7.

If you can get a copy of a programme called VUESCAN then your scanner will work with that - But I think that its expensive.

The other way is to go here:http://software.canon-europe.com/software/0027440_0000465.asp?model= and download the drivers which may/may not work.

Or you could try here:http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/consumer/scanners/canoscanseries/canoscanlide_20#DriversAndSoftware

Eventually you will get what you want - but it will be a struggle - good luck

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Migwell

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I know it sounds daft, but have you thought that there is a 32 bit and a 64 bit driver on the Cannon site to suite Lide 25. I am using 64 bit as my computer came that way and downloaded the 64 bit driver and had no problems. it's worth trying with your Lide 20. I hope it works for you, after that looks like a new scanner after all they are not expensive to replace adn could be worthwile as they are improving all the time like everything else in the computer world.

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Number six

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The OP has not responded lately, but if you are still looking in: Follow my (and bremner's) link and download the driver file with the .exe extension. This should work - not sure what "setupSG" refers to, but it is evidently the wrong file.

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