Installing the printer driver on a computer is not a difficult process to perform. If you have your printer’s driver file downloaded or the setup CD, run it on the computer (that you’re using) to complete the printer driver installation.But, if you don’t have the setup CD or your computer is not compatible with the setup CD, or the computer doesn’t have the disc tray, you’ve to download the printer software from the printer’s official support page to perform the software installation.On this page, you’re going to see how to install the Canon MG-2540S printer driver without a CD on your computer or laptop.

To install the printer driver without CD, first, you have to download the latest version of your printer driver from its official support page. After downloading the driver file, turn on your printer and run the file on the computer (that you’re using).

Before you begin the driver download and installation process, ensure the following:

  • The Canon MG-2540S printer’s physical setup is completed, and it is ready for software installation.
  • The PC or laptop (that you’re using) is not connected to the printer over a USB cable connection.
  • Your computer meets the minimum OS requirements of the printer.

Two easy and simple steps to install the Canon MG-2540S printer driver without CD

  • Download the printer driver file
  • Install the printer driver

Step 1: Downloading the Canon MG-2540S printer driver

  • Go to the Canon printer’s official support page.
  • Click on the Product tab or menu.
  • From the products list, select your Canon printer model. Alternatively, type your printer name correctly in the given field and tap Enter.
  • On your printer’s support page, click on the tab named “Drivers.”
  • Now, your PC or laptop’s OS will be auto-detected by the page, and the printer driver(s) available for it will be displayed on the screen. To download the printer driver for the operating system other than your current one, use the drop-down menu given above the Operating System detected title to select that specific OS type.
  • After selecting your OS, locate the printer driver that you want from the list and click on the Download button beside it.
  • Now, the selected printer driver will start to download on your computer.
  • Wait for the download process to complete.
  • Once it is done, you can begin the software installation on your computer as instructed below.

Step 2: Installing the Canon MG-2540S printer driver without CD

  • Extract the downloaded printer driver file.
  • Turn off your Canon printer if it is turned on.
  • Now, accept the license agreement and choose the software that you wish to install on your computer.
  • Once the selected software is installed, connect the printer to your computer using the USB cable.
  • Turn on your printer and click the Next button in the installation window.
  • Complete the rest of the printer driver installation by following the prompts displayed on the screen.
  • Finally, check whether the printer driver is installed successfully by printing a test page.

If the printer prints the test page, it means the installation is done correctly. Otherwise, re-perform the installation or contact us.

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