"Break Instruction Exception" Error Message When You Turn Off a Hewlett-Packard 5200C ScanJet

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After you turn off your Hewlett-Packard 5200C ScanJet scanner, the following error message may appear when you refresh the view in Device Manager:
Break instruction exception - code 80000003 (first chance)


To resolve this issue, contact the manufacturer of the scanner about the availability of an updated driver that addresses this issue.


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.


For information about your hardware manufacturer, visit the following Web site:
The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.

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Article ID: 307127 - Last Review: December 1, 2007 - Revision: 1.6
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
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