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, or faxing. You can also use the HP Director to open the
HP Gallery to view, modify, and manage images on your computer.
Use one of the following methods to open the HP Director. The methods are
Macintosh OS specific.
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 HP Director:
Double-click the HP Director 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.
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.
HP Officejet 6200 series all-in-one