Canon iR Advanced Windows Driver Installation

Downloading the Printer Driver

1. Go to Canon Download Centre and search for you model number.

Downloading Canon Printer Driver

2. Choose the recommended driver. If in doubt see – Choosing the right Canon Driver

Choose Recommended Driver

3. Accept the Disclaimer that appears.

Accept Disclaimer

4. The file should begin downloading and you will be presented with information on finding the downloaded file.

Locating Your Download

Installing the Printer Driver

1. Launch the downloaded file to extract the folder to your downloads library. The folder will be named similarly to PCL6_Driver_V2185_32_64_EN_00. If you are on an older 32bit version of Windows (XP) then open the 32BIT folder. If you have a newer 64bit version of windows then open the x64 folder.

Folder Location

2. Run the Setup.exe file and accept any warnings that appear. Click the Yes button to accept the License agreement.

Accept Agreement

3. Select the Standard install checkbox and click the Next button.

PCL Driver Install Part 1 - Standard Install

4. Tick the checkbox on the printer you wish to install. Tick Set Printer Information and click the Next button.

PCL Driver Install Part 2 - Select Printers

5. Tick the Set as Default Checkbox and click the Next button.

PCL Driver Install Part 3 Set Default

6. Click the Start button to begin installation.

PCL Driver Install Part 4 - Click Start

7. Click Exit to finish the install. Placing a tick in ‘Restart My Computer’ ensures proper integration of the driver with your PC, but you can restart your computer when convenient.

PCL Driver Install Part 5 - Finish Reboot