*Precaution To add a printer, open the driver-not freely-installed program, double-click the Add a Printer application, click the [Next] button. Double-click the printer name to continue the installation.The installation will start automatically. Click Continue when the installation is complete.
*Precaution Do not use the driver installer that is labelled "Canon driver." Do not use either "Canon" or "Canonical" in the name of the driver. Such drivers are not genuine Canon products. This driver is for genuine Canon products.
Now that the installation is complete, and you restart your computer, look for the new printer in the list of printers installed on your computer. If the new driver is installed properly, the printer will be found on your computer.
*Precaution When installing Windows updates, the driver will be installed automatically. While you are connected to the internet, Windows will download and install the driver automatically. If you choose to use Windows automatic driver updates, all future driver updates should automatically be installed.
Installation is a two-stage process. First, the driver has to be copied from the CD to your computer's hard drive. This process does not usually take more than a few minutes to complete. The second part of driver installation is to copy the driver files to their final destination - your device manager. To know where to find this folder, click on Start, and then in the search box type "Device Manager." After that, you will find the location (or locations) to which the drivers are copied upon installation. Please make sure that you have corrected the driver according to your computer and print device so that the driver can be used properly. d2c66b5586