Software in Windows
This chapter includes:
• Installing Printer Software
• Reinstalling Printer Software
• Removing Printer Software
: The following procedure is based on Windows XP, for
other operating systems, refer to the corresponding Windows
user's guide or online help.
Installing Printer Software
You can install the printer software for local printing. To install
the printer software on the computer, perform the appropriate
installation procedure depending on the printer in use.
A printer driver is software that lets your computer
communicate with your printer. The procedure to install drivers
may differ depending on the operating system you are using.
All applications should be closed on your PC before beginning
Installing Software for Local Printing
A local printer is a printer directly attached to your computer
using the printer cable supplied with your printer, such as a USB .
You can install the printer software using the typical or custom
: If the "New Hardware Wizard" window appears during
the installation procedure, click
the box to close the window, or click Cancel.
in the upper right corner of
Installing Printer Software in Windows
This is recommended for most users. All components necessary
for printer operations will be installed.
Make sure that the printer is connected to your computer
and powered on.
Insert the supplied CD into your CD drive.
The CD should automatically run, and an installation
If the installation window does not appear, click Start then
click Run. Type X:\Setup.exe, replacing "X" with the
letter which represents your CD drive and click OK.
If you use Windows Vista, click Start → All programs →
Accessories → Run, and type X:\Setup.exe.
If the AutoPlay window appears in Windows Vista, click
Run Setup.exe in Install or run program field, and
click Continue in the User Account Control window.
• If necessary, select a language from the drop-down list.
• View User's Guide: Allows you to view the User's
Guide. If your computer doesn't have Adobe Acrobat,
click on this option and it will automatically install Adobe
Acrobat Reader for you.
Select Typical. Click Next.