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Canon SmartBase PC1210D and win7 RRS feed

  • Question

  • hello

    i have win 7 and cant use Canon SmartBase PC1210D printer cos cant find any drivers or it, with vista it worked fine, can you help me?

     

    Thanks

    Thursday, December 16, 2010 10:44 AM

Answers

  • Hi,

    What do you mean about Windows 7 do not allow it?

    Did you have the Windows 7 administrator's rights? if so, please type your account name and password when the UAC ask for Administrator's right.

    If there are any error message, please post here let us better troubleshoot your issue.


    Please remember to click “Mark as Answer” on the post that helps you, and to click “Unmark as Answer” if a marked post does not actually answer your question. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. ”
    • Marked as answer by Juke Chou Thursday, December 23, 2010 1:27 AM
    Monday, December 20, 2010 9:27 AM

All replies

  • Have you tried installing the Vista drivers in compatibility mode?

    Many Vista drivers work fine in Win 7.

    To install drivers in Vista Compatibility mode,

     

    1. Right-click the installation file and select Properties.

    2. Click the Compatibility tab.

    3. Under Compatibility mode, check the Run this program in compatibility mode for: option.

    4. Select either Windows Vista (Service Pack 1) or Windows Vista (Service Pack 2) from the available options.

    5. Click Apply and OK.

     

    Refer the link below for more information on compatibility mode:

     

    Make older programs run in this version of Windows

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Make-older-programs-run-in-this-version-of-Windows

    Thursday, December 16, 2010 7:31 PM
  • Have you tried installing the Vista drivers in compatibility mode?

    Many Vista drivers work fine in Win 7.

    To install drivers in Vista Compatibility mode,

     

    1. Right-click the installation file and select Properties.

    2. Click the Compatibility tab.

    3. Under Compatibility mode, check the Run this program in compatibility mode for: option.

    4. Select either Windows Vista (Service Pack 1) or Windows Vista (Service Pack 2) from the available options.

    5. Click Apply and OK.

     

    Refer the link below for more information on compatibility mode:

     

    Make older programs run in this version of Windows

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Make-older-programs-run-in-this-version-of-Windows


    no i cant install VISTA drivers win 7 not allows it
    Friday, December 17, 2010 9:28 AM
  • Hi,

    What do you mean about Windows 7 do not allow it?

    Did you have the Windows 7 administrator's rights? if so, please type your account name and password when the UAC ask for Administrator's right.

    If there are any error message, please post here let us better troubleshoot your issue.


    Please remember to click “Mark as Answer” on the post that helps you, and to click “Unmark as Answer” if a marked post does not actually answer your question. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. ”
    • Marked as answer by Juke Chou Thursday, December 23, 2010 1:27 AM
    Monday, December 20, 2010 9:27 AM