computer printer color question

I have a new p3, and a new canon printer. I hooked it up correctly and ran run, and the computer gave this message."Need 256 colors, your set up for less." Or something to that effect.  How do I change my driver to match my printer?
justin4presAsked:
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Member_2_49692Commented:
Right click on your desktop select properties then go to the settings tab and under color pallete set it for 256 colors
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MrbreezeCommented:
As usual Brian has locked a question with a guess. The method he gives is too change your display settings to 256 color and since you have a new PIII I am sure you get much more than that. You will probably want your display set to 16bit or better. You said you <ran run> what do you mean by that?
                         Mrbreeze
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Member_2_49692Commented:
MrBreeze....

FYI if he is using a color matching program with his printer or his printer software requires ICM then that dictates his color settings...

his question was in regards to the message
"Need 256 colors, your set up for less"

hence the printer is asking for 256 colors depending on his printer he could probably set it for more but I figured this was a ICM supporting printer

So how is your solution better it is the same and you do not seem to have much knowledge about printers so do not assume I am guessing. Don't take this as being beligerent or pig headed but I am #2 in the printers catagory for a reason not because of guessing
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MrbreezeCommented:
I didn't propose nor infer an answer. I made a comment just as your staement is a comment, I merely posted mine as such
<you do not seem to have much knowledge about printers>
This of course is an assumption and you could be number one on every list and catagory on the site but your post is still a guess and setting the display to 256 colors is not the machine in question. A minimum recommendation but not an answer. I am not the one you need to boast your knowledge to, the questioner would be in a much better situation to make an informed decision if they were informed. You didn't inform them anything you just said set it to 256, do you have your display set at 256?
                     Mrbreeze
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SidgeCommented:
Go on 'My computer' then control panel. Go on printer options. Click on properties and change the settings!!!
As easy as that!!!!
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Member_2_49692Commented:
justin4pres  


have your tried the solution yet ?
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Member_2_49692Commented:
justin4pres  


have your tried the solution yet ?
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