Copyright CANON INC. 2000-2012. All Rights Reserved. ____________________________________________________________________ Canon iP2700 series Canon IJ Printer Driver Version 2.56a for Microsoft Windows Instructions ____________________________________________________________________ Microsoft is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation. Windows is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. Windows Vista is a trademark or registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. All brand names and product names mentioned in this document are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies. ____________________________________________________________________ < Contents > Introduction Foreword Installation Components Specifying Printer Driver Settings Opening the Printer Driver Setup Window ==================================================================== Introduction ==================================================================== < Foreword > This Readme gives you important information about setting up and using the Canon IJ Printer Driver with which the Readme is distributed. The Canon IJ Printer Driver allows you to print on your Canon IJ printer from applications running under Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP or Microsoft Windows 2000. Before you can use your printer, you must install the printer driver on your computer. < Installation Components > The following components make up the installation package: - Installer (Setup.exe) Installs the Canon IJ Printer Driver on your computer. - Canon IJ Printer Driver (referred to as the "printer driver" in this document) The software that allows you to print on your printer. - Uninstaller Removes the printer driver from your computer. - Readme (readme_english.txt) This document. It contains important information about the printer driver. After you install the driver, you can display Readme by clicking the [Start] menu and selecting [All Programs]-[Your printer model name]-[Readme]. ==================================================================== Specifying Printer Driver Settings ==================================================================== < Opening the Printer Driver Setup Window > - Opening the window from your application The typical way to open the printer driver from your application is to select [File]-[Page Setup] and click [Printer], or select [File]-[Print...] and click [Properties]. - Opening the window directly To specify a regularly-used setup or to access your printer's maintenance functions, use the procedure below. 1) From the [Start] menu, select the following items: For Windows 7: [Devices and Printers] For Windows Vista: [Control Panel]-[Hardware and Sound]- [Printers] For Windows XP: [Control Panel]-[Printers and Other Hardware]-[Printers and Faxes] For Windows 2000: [Settings]-[Printers] 2) Click the icon of the printer model to be used. 3) From the [File] menu, select [Printing preferences]. If the [File] menu is not displayed, press the [Alt] key on the keyboard to display the [File] menu. Note: If several printer models are displayed when you select [Printing preferences], select the printer model to be used. Note: Do not change the settings on the [Advanced] tab, which is displayed when the printer driver setup screen is opened from [Printer properties] in Windows 7 or [Properties] in other than Windows 7. If you change any of the settings, some of the functions may become disabled and you will not be able to use them.Download Driver Pack
After your driver has been downloaded, follow these simple steps to install it.
Expand the archive file (if the download file is in zip or rar format).
If the expanded file has an .exe extension, double click it and follow the installation instructions.
Otherwise, open Device Manager by right-clicking the Start menu and selecting Device Manager.
Find the device and model you want to update in the device list.
Double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.
From the Properties dialog box, select the Driver tab.
Click the Update Driver button, then follow the instructions.
Very important: You must reboot your system to ensure that any driver updates have taken effect.
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