How to Scan a Document with an HP Deskjet 5525 Directly to Your Memory Card

Two Parts:Setting Up Your Printer and Memory CardScanning to Your Memory Card

HP Deskjet 5525 is an all-in-one printer, copier, and scanner. The scanning functionality allows you to scan directly to an inserted memory card, scan and attach the photo or document via email, and scan wirelessly to your computer. Learn how to scan directly to a memory card by scrolling down to step 1.

Part 1
Setting Up Your Printer and Memory Card

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    Turn on your printer.
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    Open the printer’s flatbed scanner.
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    Lay the photo or document onto the flatbed scanner. Make sure that the document/photo is facing down.
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    Insert a memory card. Open the card slit compartment on the front-left side part of the printer and insert a memory card into the slot.
    • The printer accepts MS Duo, SD, and MMC memory cards.
    • Make sure the memory card has enough space for the scanned files.

Part 2
Scanning to Your Memory Card

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    Select “Scan to Memory Card. From the printer’s touch screen panel, start from the home screen and scroll right until you find “Scan.” Tap on “Scan” and select “Memory Card” under “Scan to.”
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    Configure output settings. Tap “Settings.” Set the scan type to either photo or document, and set the resolution.
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    Preview the photo/document. In the “Scan to Memory Card” screen, there’s a box in the middle for a preview. Tap on this box to start the preview scan.
    • The message “Scan preview in progress” will appear.
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    Scan the photo/document. Once you’re satisfied with the preview, commit to scanning by tapping on “Scan.”
    • The message “Now scanning” will appear while the output file is saved to the memory card.
    • “Scan successful” will appear once the scanning process is completed. The filename of the output file will also be displayed.
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    Scan another photo/document. You will be asked to scan another item.
    • Tap “Yes” if you have other photos/documents to scan.
    • Tap “No” to return to the main menu.
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    Remove the memory card.

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