Installing Printer Software in Windows
Software in Windows
This chapter includes:
• Installing Printer Software
• Reinstalling Printer Software
• Removing Printer Software
Installing Printer Software
You can install the printer software for local printing or network
printing. To install the printer software on the computer,
perform the appropriate installation procedure depending on
the printer in use.
A printer driver is software that lets your computer
communicate with your printer. The procedure to install drivers
may differ depending on the operating system you are using.
All applications should be closed on your PC before beginning
(Phaser 3428/DN only): You can install PostScript
printer driver, when Phaser 3428/DN is attached to your
computer or a network.
Installing Software for Local Printing
A local printer is a printer directly attached to your computer
using the printer cable supplied with your printer, such as a USB
or parallel cable. If your printer is attached to a network, skip
this step and go to “Installing Software for Network Printing” on
You can install the printer software using the typical or custom
: If the “New Hardware Wizard” window appears during
the installation procedure, click
in the upper right corner of
the box to close the window, or click Cancel.
This is recommended for most users. All components necessary
for printer operations will be installed.
Make sure that the printer is connected to your computer
and powered on.
Insert the supplied CD-ROM into your CD-ROM drive.
The CD-ROM should automatically run, and an installation
If the installation window does not appear, click Start and
then Run. Type X:\Setup.exe, replacing “X” with the
letter which represents your drive and click OK.
Click Install Software.
Select Typical installation for a local printer. Click