How do I Install my Canon printer to my laptop with a CD

Type 1 : Simple Installation of Canon Printer

Simple Steps of Installing Canon Printer Using the Installation CD

The Things That You Need:

  • The first thing that you need is the CD/DVD drive that has been installed in your computer or laptop.
  • The second thing that you need is the CD/DVD driver for the Canon Printer that usually comes with the bundle package that you get inside the printer.
  • The third thing that you need is the USB cable that will be used to connect your computer with the Canon printer.

The Steps That You Need to Do to Install the Canon Driver Using the CD/DVD driver.

  • The first thing that you need to do is turning on your computer or laptop where the driver of Canon printer will be installed.
  • Make sure you are not plugging in the USB cable from your printer to your computer or laptop since you will be asked to do so later on.
  • The next thing that you need to do is inserting the DC/DVD driver of the Canon printer into the CD/DVD drive on your computer. When you have inserted the CD/DVD driver, the CD/DVD driver will start automatically and you just need to follow all of the steps that are asked you to do.
  • During the whole processes, you will be asked to plug in the cable from the Canon printer to your computer. This is the time when you need to plug in the USB cable.
  • Once you have connected the USB cable from the printer to your computer, the installation program will detect the Canon Printer. If the program is not detecting the printer, then you will need to unplug and plug in the USB cable once more until the program detects the Canon printer. Once the program has detected the printer, the installation program will continue on its own.
  • If you are asked to fill in some information, make sure you fill everything correctly based on your need and you can finally finish the installation.
  • When everything is finished, then you are finished in installing the driver for your Canon printer. You need to try the printer as soon as possible.

Type 2 : Simple Installation of Canon Printer

Simple Steps of Installing Canon without Using the DV/DVD Driver (Using Setup File)

The Things That You Need:

  • The first thing that you need is the setup file for the Canon printer based on your personal computer setting and specification. You can download the setup files from the official website of Canon.
  • The second thing that you need is the USB cable that will connect the Canon printer to the computer that you are using at the time.

The Steps That You Need to Do to Install the Canon Driver Using the CD/DVD driver.

  • The first thing that you need to do is turning on your computer or laptop where the driver of Canon printer will be installed.
  • Make sure you are not plugging in the USB cable from your printer to your computer or laptop since you will be asked to do so later on.
  • If you have not had the setup files that you need for the installation of Canon printer, then you will need to download the setup files first. If you already had the setup files, then you can simply run the setup files as the administrator. This one is important so that nothing will go wrong during the installation process. When the setup file is running, you will only need to follow all of the steps that that the installation wizard asks you to do.
  • During the whole processes, you will be asked to plug in the cable from the Canon printer to your computer. This is the time when you need to plug in the USB cable.
  • Once you have connected the USB cable from the printer to your computer, the installation program will detect the Canon printer. If the program is not detecting the printer, then you will need to unplug and plug in the USB cable once more until the program detects the Canon printer. Once the program has detected the printer, the installation program will continue on its own.
  • If you are asked to fill in some information, make sure you fill everything correctly based on your need and you can finally finish the installation.
  • When everything is finished, then you are finished in installing the driver for your Canon printer. You need to try the printer as soon as possible.

Type 3 : The Manual Ways of Installing Canon Printer

Using “Add a Printer” Option to Install Your Canon Printer

The Things That You Need:

  • The first thing that you need is the application for the printer and the setup file that you will be used to install the Canon printer. You need to make sure that you are getting the files that you need from the trusted links.
  • The second thing that you need is the USB cable that will connect the printer to your computer.

The Steps That You Need to Do to Install the Canon Driver Using the CD/DVD driver.

  • The first thing that you need to do is turning on the computer where you want to install the Canon at.
  • The second thing that you need to do is plugging in the USB cable that will connect the Canon printer with your computer,
  • The third thing that you need to do is extracting the zip files that you have downloaded earlier on the specific location where you want the program is installed.
  • The next thing that you need to do is clicking on the “start” button on the lower left of your screen and filling the empty space with “printer.” Once you have done that, a new window will appear and you can pick the option to add the printer by choosing “Add a Printer.”
  • Once you have selected that option, you just need to pick the location where you extract the zip files earlier. Lead the option to that folder and you can start the installation process.
  • During the installation processes, you will be asked to fill in some information. Make sure you input everything based on your personal information and follow all of the installation steps to the finish.

Those are some simple steps that you can follow if you want to install the Canon printer in your computer. Since there are some options that you can pick, you just need to pick one based on your need.