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General Chat - not just photography => General Photography Talk => Topic started by: Gordon McGeachie on November 17, 2013, 12:30:02 PM
for my Canon pixma ip8500 printer
I see there is an `add on`(#3 in this list http://www.canon.co.uk/Support/Consumer_Products/products/printers/InkJet/PIXMA_iP_series/PIXMA_iP8500.aspx ) to make the above printer work on windows 7, does anyone know if I need to install my old xp driver first and then install the add on to make it work?
just realised that the link does not take you to the list I thought it did...................oops.
this is what I meant by item number 3
3. Canon Inkjet Printer Driver Add-On Module
File version: 1.10
Operating system(s): Windows 7, Windows 7 (x64), Windows Vista, Windows Vista (x64)
Language(s): لعربية, Čeština, Dansk, Deutsch, Ελληνικά, English, Español, Suomi, Français, Magyar, Italiano, Nederlands, Norsk, Polski, Português, Русский, Svenska, Türkçe
Description:This product is a module that expands the functionality of the printer driver for Canon Inkjet printers as included in Windows Vista and 7.
all sorted now.................I contacted Canon and they say that all I need to do is plug the printer in, let windows install its drivers then manually install the `add on`..................simples