Almost every hardware driver is compatible with the operating systems. However, sometime you may face issues while trying to install Canon Printer Driver, as printer drivers are a package of multiple drivers for the smooth functioning of all the features. So if you are facing this issue, you are not the only one, so no need to worry about it. Simply following some proper steps you can resolve the issue.
That being said, you need to understand the error first to treat the issue from its root level. So let’s take a quick look at the reasons behind the failed installation of the printer driver.
Why you’re facing ‘Printer Driver Is Not Available’ error
There might be various reasons for this error, to find out the exact cause we need to dig further. One of the possible reasons, the driver you are trying to install is not up to date. Sometimes, the operating system refuses to install some of the components of the driver and for which you face a failed installation. It can happen for the driver packages have different software which may not be compatible with Windows by default.
Does that mean, you can’t install the driver? Of course not, with proper steps you can resolve the issue in the first place. Sometimes due to the outdated operating system, you may face this issue.
On the other hand, if the Canon Printer Driver is not compatible with your the system, then this problem will not be aline to you. In that case, you need to run a system diagnosis to check the system compatibility with the Driver you are trying to install.
Now, as we understand the possible reasons that might be acting behind the Driver Not Available issues. So, without further ado, let’s get into the solution part.
Possible Ways To Resolve Canon Printer Driver Issues
Printer Drivers are tricky to troubleshoot at times. However, it is not impossible, if proper steps are taken, you can try these simple steps to fix the issue. In fact, if you are not comfortable with the DIY methods, then you can also connect with our experts and get it done under expert supervision.
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Check For Update
An outdated driver may play a significant role in this error. So, try to update the driver to the latest version, through a valid source. You can try official sites as they release updates for drivers on a regular basis. You will quickly find the update by choosing the right device and product you are using.
After updating the driver to the latest version try installing the driver. This time you will not face any problem. If the problem persists then continue to the next step.
Update the Operating System
Updating the driver doesn’t help then it is a clear indication that your system operating system is not up to date. In that case, you need to update the operating system to the latest. You check for an update in the Windows update center. Usually, if you turn on automatic Windows update, you will get regular notifications on an update. Also, check the Windows Update option is enable or not, if not then consider enabling the option.
If there is an update available, then update the operating system and then try installing the Canon Printer Driver. You should not face any such issues moving ahead; if you do, then continue to the next solution.
Check For Compatibility
After updating the Driver Software and the Operating System if you are still facing the same issue, then this time you need to check whether the driver is compatible or not. In many cases, this is the reason, see if the driver is compatible with your system. Then download the compatible version of the driver and try installing you will not face this issues anymore.
These are the easiest way to resolve the issue. If the issue is related to fundamental problems, then it will surely help you to address the issue. In other cases, you can connect with our technical team to get an expert solution to resolve the problem. I think my previous post that is on Epson Printer Driver helps you a lot in solving the driver issue.
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