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photo editing features instead of the standard set that is included on the full
installation of HP Image Zone .
Any mention of the HP Image Zone software in this guide and in the onscreen
HP Image Zone Help refers to both versions of HP Image Zone unless
You can quickly and easily expand the functionality of your HP All-in-One by using the
HP Image Zone software. Look for boxes like this throughout the guide that provide
topic-specific tips and helpful information for your projects.
Access to the HP Image Zone software differs by operating system (OS). For
example, if you have a Windows computer, the HP Image Zone software entry point
is the HP Solution Center . If you have a Mac, the HP Image Zone software entry
point is the HP Image Zone window. Regardless, the entry point serves as the
launching pad for the HP Image Zone software and services.
To open the HP Image Zone software on a Windows computer
1. Do one of the following: – On the Windows desktop, double-click the HP Solution Center icon.
– In the system tray at the far right of the Windows taskbar, double-click the HP Digital Imaging Monitor icon.
– On the taskbar, click Start, point to Programs or All Programs , select HP,
and then click HP Solution Center .
2. If you have more than one HP device installed, select the HP All-in-One tab.
Note On a Windows computer, the features available in the HP Solution
Center vary depending on the devices you have installed. The HP Solution
Center is customized to display icons associated with the selected device. If
the selected device is not equipped with a particular feature, then the icon for
that feature does not display in the HP Solution Center.
TipIf the HP Solution Center on your computer does not contain any icons,
an error might have occurred during the software installation. To correct this,
use the Control Panel in Windows to completely uninstall the HP Image Zone
software; then reinstall the software. For more information, see the Setup
Guide that came with your HP All-in-One.
To open the HP Image Zone software on a Mac
➔ Click the HP Image Zone icon in the Dock, and then choose a device.
The HP Image Zone window appears.
NoteOn a Mac, the features available in the HP Image Zone software
vary depending on the chosen device.
Tip Once the HP Image Zone software is opened, you can access the
Dock menu shortcuts by selecting and holding the mouse button over the
HP Image Zone icon in the Dock.
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2Find more information
You can access a variety of resources, both printed and onscreen, that provide
information about setting up and using your HP All-in-One.
Sources of information
The Setup Guide provides instructions for setting up your HP All-in-
One and installing software. Make sure you follow the steps in the
Setup Guide in order.
NoteTo take full advantage of the features on the HP All-in-One,
you might need to perform additional setup or set additional
preferences, described in the User Guide you are reading. For
more information, see Finish setting up your HP All-in-One .
If you have problems during setup, see Troubleshooting in the last
section of the Setup Guide, or see Troubleshooting information in
this User Guide.
This User Guide contains information on how to use your HP All-in-
One, including troubleshooting tips and step-by-step instructions. It
also provides additional setup instructions to supplement those in
the Setup Guide.
HP Image Zone Tour (Windows)
The HP Image Zone Tour is a fun, interactive way to get a brief
overview of the software included with your HP All-in-One. You'll
learn how the HP Image Zone software can help you edit, organize,
and print your photos.
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HP Image Zone Help
The HP Image Zone Help provides detailed instructions on features
of your HP All-in-One that are not described in this User Guide,
including features that are only available using the HP Image Zone
● The Get step-by-step instructions topic provides information
on using the HP Image Zone software with HP devices.
● The Explore what you can do topic provides more information
about the practical and creative things you can do with the
HP Image Zone software and your HP devices.
● If you need further assistance or want to check for HP software
updates, see the Troubleshooting and support topic.
● The How Do I? topic provides more information about the
practical and creative things you can do with the HP Image
Zone software and your HP devices.
● The Get Started topic area provides information about
importing, modifying, and sharing your images.
● The Use Help topic provides more information about finding
information in the onscreen Help.
For more information, see Use the onscreen Help.
Onscreen help from your device
Onscreen help is available from your device and contains additional
information on select topics.
To access onscreen help from the control panel
1. Press the Setup/? button.
until the appropriate help topic appears, and then
press OK. The help topic opens on your computer screen.
The Readme file contains the most recent information which might
not be found in other publications.
Install the software to access the Readme file.
www.hp.com/supportIf you have Internet access, you can get help and support from the
HP website. This website offers technical support, drivers, supplies,
and ordering information.
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Use the onscreen Help
This User Guide provides just a sampling of the features available to help you get
started using your HP All-in-One. Explore the onscreen HP Image Zone Help that
came with your HP All-in-One software for information on all the features that your
HP All-in-One supports.
Note The onscreen Help also provides troubleshooting topics to assist you in
resolving any issues you might encounter with your HP All-in-One.
The way you access and use the onscreen Help varies slightly depending on whether
you are viewing the Help on a Windows computer or a Mac. Guidelines for using both
Help systems are included in the following sections.
Use the Help on a Windows computer
This section explains how to access the onscreen Help on a Windows computer. It
tells you how to use the navigation, search, and index features in the Help system to
find the specific information you need.
To access the HP Image Zone Help on a Windows computer
1. In the HP Solution Center , click the tab for your HP All-in-One.
For information on accessing the HP Solution Center, see Use the HP Image
Zone software .
2. In the Device Support area, click Onscreen Guide or Troubleshooting .
– If you click Onscreen Guide , a pop-up menu appears. You can choose to
open the welcome page for the entire Help system or to go specifically to the
Help for your HP All-in-One.
– If you click Troubleshooting , the Troubleshooting and support page
The following diagram highlights features for finding your way around the Help.
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1Contents, Index, and Search tabs
Contents, Index, and Search tabs
The Contents , Index , and Search tabs enable you to find any topic in the HP Image
Zone Help .
The Contents tab provides a top-down view of the topics in the Help, similar to
the table of contents in a book. This is a useful way to find all the information
provided about a single feature, such as printing photos.
– For information on tasks and features available from the control panel of your HP All-in-One, open the 5600 series Help near the bottom of the list.
– For troubleshooting information about your HP All-in-One, open the Troubleshooting and support book, and then open the 5600 series
– The other books listed on the Contents tab provide information on using the
HP Image Zone software to complete tasks on your HP All-in-One.
Sections that contain subtopics are indicated in
the list by a book icon. To view a list of the
subtopics within a book, click the + sign next to
the book icon. (The + sign changes to a - sign
when the section is already expanded.) To view
the information in a topic, click the book name or
topic name on the Contents tab. The selected
topic appears in the display area on the right.
The Index tab provides an alphabetical list of index entries relevant to the topics
in the HP Image Zone Help .
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