On this page, we will see how to scan double-sided on HP OfficeJet 3830. The HP OfficeJet 3830 printer can print, copy, scan, and fax. It’s very surprising to see how this compact printer can do all those kinds of stuff. Not only that, it packs a lot of features and functionalities in its collar—for example, Duplex printing, Borderless printing, ADF, and more. The automatic document feeder lets you quickly scan, copy, and fax multiple pages. Thus, it increases your productivity.

Let us see how to scan double-sided on the HP OfficeJet 3830 printer.

Before starting to scan to a computer, make sure that you have downloaded and installed the HP printer software. And, the HP printer should be connected to the computer and turned on.


  • Place the original document print-side up into the document feeder.
  • Or, load the document print-side down on the scanner glass in the correct position.
  • Double-click on the printer icon. Or, do one of the following to launch the printer software.
  • If you are using Windows 8.1, click the down arrow on the Start screen and select the printer name.
  • If you are using Windows 8, right-click on the empty area on the Start screen. Click All Apps and then choose the printer name.
  • In case you are using Windows 7, click Start --> All Programs --> HP --> printer folder and then the printer name.
  • Choose Scan a Document or Photo in the printer software.
  • Choose your required scan shortcut and select More.
  • Within the Scan Pages section, choose two-sided and click OK.
  • Now, follow the instruction on the software to scan your document.

Note: This printer doesn’t support duplex scanning. So, the printer will scan the first side of the page and will instruct you to load the second side manually.

We hope you have understood how to scan double-sided on the HP OfficeJet 3830 printer. Contact us for quick service if you need any assistance regarding scanning or other printer-related queries.