Windows 8

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Q:
I connected the printer to my Windows 8 system but the printer driver did not install. What should I do?
A:
If your printer has a Windows 8 in-box driver (Print Class driver), follow the instructions below to install the driver manually.

  1. Power on your printer and make sure it is connected to your Windows 8 computer.
  2. Power on your Windows 8 Computer.
  3. Click the Desktop icon/tile on the Start screen.
  4. Note: The Desktop icon/tile image and location may vary.

  5. Right-click the Start button and then click Control Panel.
  6. Click Hardware and Sound.
  7. Click Devices and Printers.
  8. Click Add a Printer.
  9. If your printer does not appear on the Add Printer window, click The printer that I want isn't listed.
  10. Choose your connection type (Add a local printer or network with manual settings).
  11. Click Next and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.

Note:
In-box driver: Drivers included with Windows 8.

Published: October 25, 2012

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