Scanning with Mac OS X 10.9

I am trying to scan using my Mac with Mavericks, but have an old HP printer, Photosmart 2575 All in One.  Is this going to be possible.  It scans but I can't find the piece on my computer, so where is it going?  I have asked for it to go to my desktop, but it's not there.  I had no problem with the old operating system.

Yes, it will work, but probably not scanning FROM the printer.  Try scanning from your Mac. Use Image Capture app in your Applications folder.
Click once on the scanner on the left side, then click on Show Details along the bottom. Along the right side you will see LOTS of options for scanning and saving.
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