Access the HP Image Zone software (Macintosh OS earlier than X v10.1.5)
Macintosh OS 9 v9.1.5 and later and v9.2.6 and later are supported. Macintosh
OS X v10.0 and v10.0.4 are not supported.
The HP Director is the entry point to the HP Image Zone software. Depending on the
capabilities of your HP all-in-one, the HP Director lets you initiate device functions such
as scanning, copying, faxing, or unloading images from a digital camera or memory
card. You can also use the HP Director to open the HP Gallery to view, modify, and
manage the images on your computer.
Use one of the following methods to open the HP Director. The methods are Macintosh
Macintosh OS X: The HP Director opens automatically during HP Image Zone
software installation, and an HP Director icon is created in the Dock for your
device. To display the HP Director menu:
In the Dock, click the HP Director icon for your device.
The HP Director menu appears.
If you install several HP devices of different kinds (for example, an
HP all-in-one, a camera, and an HP scanner), an HP Director icon for
each kind of device is displayed in the Dock. However, if you install two
of the same kind of device (for example, you may have a laptop that you
connect to two different HP all-in-one devices -- one at work and one at
home) only one HP Director icon is displayed in the Dock.
Macintosh OS 9: The HP Director is a standalone application that must be opened
before its features can be accessed. Use one of the following methods to open the
Double-click the HP Directorr alias on the desktop.
Double-click the HP Director alias in the Applications:Hewlett-Packard:HP
Photo and Imaging Software folder.
The HP Director displays only the task buttons that pertain to the selected
The icons in the table below might appear differently on your computer. The
HP Director menu is customized to display feature icons associated with the
device that is selected. If the selected device is not equipped with a particular
feature or function, then the icon for that feature or function does not display.
HP Officejet 7300/7400 series all-in-one
Unload Images: Use this feature to transfer images from a memory card to
Macintosh OS 9: Image transfer from a memory card to your computer is
not supported over a network.
Scan Picture: Use this feature to scan an image and display it in the
Scan Document: Use this feature to scan text and display it in the selected
destination text editing software program.
Availability of this feature varies by country/region.
Make Copies: Use this feature to make a copy in black and white or color.
Manage and Share
HP Gallery: Use this feature to display the HP Gallery to view and edit
In addition to the HP Gallery feature, several menu items without icons allow you to
select other applications on your computer, change feature settings on your HP all-in-
one, and access the onscreen help. The following table explains these items.
Manage and Share
Use this feature to select other applications on your computer.
HP on the Web
Use this feature to select an HP website.
Use this feature to select a source for help with your HP all-in-one.
Use this feature to view or change various settings for your HP all-in-one,
such as print, scan, or copy.