Canon Lide 400 Setup

Canon’s CanoScan LiDE 400 allows you to scan photos and documents in high resolution. It is designed to work fast with the built-in EZ buttons allowing you to instantly perform auto scan, copy, and email.

CanoScan LiDE 400 is quite simple to access and you can scan easily through USB by simply plugging it into your computer. Here’s how to set up the CanoScan LiDE 400 Color image Scanner.

The CanoScan LiDE 400 setup involves the following steps:

  • Unboxing
  • Connecting the power cord
  • Installation of the software

Now, let us learn these steps in detail.


  • Open the CanoScan LiDE 400 product box. You’ll find these contents:
  • CanoScan LiDE 400 Color Image Scanner
  • Setup CD
  • USB 2.0 Type-C cable
  • Vertical stand
  • Clear the box by removing the contents inside it along with the CanoScan LiDE 400 color image scanner.
  • Remove all the protective materials from the scanner.

Connecting the power cord:

  • Connect one end of the power cord to the back of your CanoScan LiDE 400 color image scanner.
  • Now, connect the opposite end to a USB port on the side of your computer.
  • Canon Lide 400 Setup

Installation of the software:

  • As CanoScan LiDE 400 color image scanner comes with a supplied Setup CD, you can simply insert it into your computer to install the software. Or else, you can download the driver and software package from the official Canon website.
  • Put the Setup CD into the CD/DVD drive of your computer.
  • Run the installer program and complete the on-screen instructions.
  • In case you want to download the driver to your computer, open a web browser and go to the official Canon website.
  • Enter CanoScan LiDE 400 and then click Search.
  • Click the Driver and Downloads tab.
  • Select the required OS.
  • Click the Select tab next to the driver or software package.
  • Click Download.
  • To begin the installation, double-click the downloaded setup file.
  • Complete the on-screen instructions to finish the installation procedure.

You’ve now successfully completed the CanoScan LiDE 400 color image scanner setup. You can now place the documents on the platen glass and use the IJ Scan Utility to start the scanning process.

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