You will need
- - Driver Pack Solution;
- - access to the Internet.
Turn on the computer and connect to its USB port cable printer. The other end connect with the device Canon lbp 2900. Turn on the printer and wait for the operating system will detect new hardware.
Connect to the Internet, launch your Internet browser and visit the website www.canon.ru. Go to "Support" and open the section "drivers".
Fill in the table. Be sure to select the column to Product option Printer. After the transition to the new menu, select "Software". Now select the operating system installed on your computer.
Click on the most appropriate archive with the name Printer Drivers. Check the box next to "I accept the agreement" and click the "Download" button. Wait for the download drivers.
Click "start" and select "Devices and printers". After identifying the printing device, click on its icon twice with the left mouse button. Click the "Hardware tab" and click "Properties".
Go to the menu "Drivers" and click "Update". Go to "search on this computer". Select the folder to which your browser saves downloaded files. Wait for the installation of printer drivers.
If you prefer to use additional tools for the selection of required files, download software Driver Pack Solution. Run the tool and wait until finish scanning the internal and peripheral devices.
Now check the box next to Printers and Others. Click the "Install selected". Restart the printer after installation of the selected files. Start a text editor and check the operation of the printing device.
Advice 2: How to install virtual printer
A virtual printer is a program interface which is similar to a printer driver. It is used to convert the document to PDF, PostScript, Djvu, and also to check how your document will look like after printing.
You will need
- program Do Pdf.
Download and install a program on your computer Do Pdf, to do this follow the link http://biblprog.org.ua/go.php?site=http://www.dopdf.com/download/setup/d..., wait for the download program and run the installer. Install the program on your computer. Restart your computer to allow the changes came into effect to create a virtual printer.
Open MS Word, create the document you want to print on a virtual printer. Go to the File menu, click Print, select the printer Do Pdf. Next, select print settings in the same way as for normal printing. Set the number of copies – 1. Next, select the number of sheets on the page, for example, 2. Select portrait orientation.
In the window that opens, Save the PDF file, select where the program will save the printed file, using the command "Browse", then click "OK". Next will be opened the Adobe Reader window that displays the document which you were able to print on a virtual printer.
Install a virtual printer on Ubuntu. To do this, go to the menu item "Programs" – "Accessories", select "Terminal". Install it using the package cups-pdf.
Configure the installation of the virtual printer using the web interface to cups for this launch any browser, type in the address bar address http://localhost:631/admin/if prompted, enter the user name "root" and the password. Add printer CUPS-PDF (Virtual PDF Printer), select the type of printer is Post Script. Next, select the printer driver, configure print settings by default.
Open the document to print it to a virtual printer, click "Print" from the printer list, select Virtual_PDF_Printer and send the document to print. The nal result will be a pdf file, it will stored in /var/spool/cups-pdf/<username>.
Advice 3: How put driver for Canon printers
Canon, among other things, produces computer peripheral device for image processing - copiers, printers, scanners, combined device. These products are very widely used with home computers and office workstations. Like most peripherals, such devices, including printers, require driver installation.
Start with the simplest option to install drivers for any peripheral device, turn on the power connected to the network and the computer printer. In modern operating systems integrate their own database drivers, which include thousands of different versions and manufacturers. Upon detection of each newly connected device, the OS tries to identify him and to find the appropriate driver available in the integrated set. If it succeeds, you will see a notification about the successful identification and installation of the printer - it will appear in the lower right corner of the desktop, in the tray.
If this doesn't work, use the software disk that should be in the printer box. Install it in the CD and wait for the menu screen. If the OS prompts you about whether to enable the autorun program, answer in the affirmative - the emergence of this request depends on the settings of the OS. In menu, select installation driverthat can be worded differently for different versions of the printer. Then will begin a special program - the installation wizard. Just follow his instructions, and it is likely that they will not, and the wizard will do everything on their own.
In the absence of an optical disc download the required installation files from the Internet. Use the Russian site Canon - link to its homepage are given below. In the right column of this page is a form to search for information related to the desired printer model. Use the form, download the installation file and run it. Then begin to work described in the previous step, the installation wizard of the printer - follow the instructions until the end of the driver installation process.