Solved

Installing Print Drivers - Canon BJC 4400

Posted on 1998-09-01
5
336 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-03
I downloaded the new drivers for Win 98 for my Canon BJ 4400. It consist of two disks.  I do not want to screw any thing up, so how is the best way to install them.  Also, I need help in installing the Scanner Cartridge Twain drivers also.

Thanks,

Bo
0
Comment
Question by:boyoung
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
semontgomery earned 150 total points
ID: 2012433
Boyoung,

Install your scanner first.  Verify that it works.  Shut Down the computer and connect the printer.  Then,  goto Start, Settings, Printers, Add New Printer.  When it asks for the type of printer, insert Disk1 and click on "Have Disk".  Select the BJC-4400 printer from the list and click on next, verify the correct port is selected and press next, it may ask if you want this as the default printer, click "Yes", then next and it should load the printer drivers at this point (you will be prompted for Disk2).  After the printer is installed, restart the system (removing the diskette).  Then verify once more that the scanner works correctly and print out a test scan on the printer.  If you have any problems, please identify the make and model of your scanner.

Good Luck,
Scott
0
 

Author Comment

by:boyoung
ID: 2012434
Scott,

The scanner is the type that you add on to the printer "cartridge" It is the IS 22.  I also have the updated twain drivers for it, I downloaded from Canon's Site.  It is in two disks.  How do I load these, and which should I load first,  the printer drivers or the scanner drivers.

Bo
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:semontgomery
ID: 2012435
With that setup, load the printer drivers first.  Let me know how you like the scanner cartridge.

Scott
0
 

Author Comment

by:boyoung
ID: 2012436
When I tried to install the drivers.  I got a message that the file was not on the disk.  Do I need to extract the disk or something?  The are still in the form as they were when I downloaded them.  The file has an icon like it is a DOS file, but it is drivers for WIN 98 and 95.  Can you help?  
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:semontgomery
ID: 2012437
Boyoung,

Yes, those files have to be extracted.

Scott
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Boost your ability to deliver ambitious and competitive web apps by choosing the right JavaScript framework to best suit your project’s needs.
When you try to share a printer , you may receive one of the following error messages. Error message when you use the Add Printer Wizard to share a printer: Windows could not share your printer. Operation could not be completed (Error 0x000006…
This tutorial will teach you the core code needed to finalize the addition of a watermark to your image. The viewer will use a small PHP class to learn and create a watermark.
Learn how to create flexible layouts using relative units in CSS.  New relative units added in CSS3 include vw(viewports width), vh(viewports height), vmin(minimum of viewports height and width), and vmax (maximum of viewports height and width).

773 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question