Transfer digital images to your computer
After you take photos with your digital camera, you can print them immediately or save
them directly to your computer. To save them to your computer, you need to remove the
memory card from the camera and insert it in the appropriate memory card slot on the
You can only use one memory card in your HP all-in-one at a time.
Insert the memory card into the appropriate slot on your HP all-in-one.
When the memory card is inserted correctly, the status light next to the memory
card slots begins to blink.
appears on the color graphics
display. The status light next to the memory card slots blinks green when the card
is being accessed.
If you insert a memory card incorrectly, the status light next to the memory card
slots blinks amber and the color graphics display shows an error message such as
Card is in backwards
Card is not fully inserted
Never attempt to remove a memory card while it is being
accessed. Doing so can damage files on the card. You can safely remove a
card only when the status light next to the memory card slots is not blinking.
If there are photo files on the memory card that have never been transferred
before, a dialog box on your computer asks whether you want to save the photo
files to your computer.
If the HP all-in-one is on a network, in the Photo area, press
to display the
Transfer to computer
, and then select your
computer from the displayed list. Return to your computer and follow the onscreen
Click the option to save.
This saves all the new photos from the memory card to your computer.
Card and PictBridge
For Windows: by default, files are saved in month and year folders depending on
when the photos were taken. The folders are created under the C:\Documents and
Settings\username\My Documents\My Pictures folder in Windows XP and
For Macintosh: by default, files are saved to the computer at Hard Drive:
Documents:HP All-in-One Data:Photos folder (OS 9) or Hard Drive:Users:User
Name:Pictures:HP Photos folder (OS X).
You can also use the control panel to transfer memory card files to an
attached computer. In the Photo area, press
, and then press
Transfer to computer
. Follow the prompts on the computer. In addition, the
memory card appears as a drive on your computer. You can move the photo
files from the memory card to the desktop.
When the HP all-in-one finishes reading the memory card, the status light next to
the memory card slots stops blinking and stays lit. The first photo on the memory
card appears on the color graphics display.
To navigate through the photos on the memory card, press or to move
backward or forward through the photos, one photo at a time. Press and hold or
to move rapidly backward or forward through the photos.