Generally, an installation CD that comes along with a printer can be used to install the required printer drivers on a computer. However, not all computers have CD drives and a CD-ROM can be easily misplaced. Moreover, the printer driver that is included with the printer may go outdated within a short duration. In those instances, you have to download the updated printer drivers from Canon's official website. So, it is always recommended to know the procedure of downloading the printer driver from the manufacturer’s official website. This article details the procedure of installing the Canon MP-287 printer without a CD.
Complete the initial setup
Download the printer driver
A printer driver is required to install a printer on a computer. It establishes the connection between them. As previously mentioned, you can install the printer driver using the included CD. However, an alternative solution to this would be, downloading the software from Canon's official website. The instructions provided below will easily guide you through the whole process of downloading the appropriate printer driver from Canon's website.
Install the printer driver
Now, you have installed your Canon MP-287 printer on your computer without a CD. If you have any other queries, contact us to get remote assistance from our experts.