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Reinstalling printer driver for Canon ImageClass4150

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#1 KyleVA


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Posted 28 March 2011 - 02:01 PM

I was working on getting the Canon ImageClass 4150 machine to work on a machine with Vista installed. I downloaded the new driver and upon trying to install the installer informed me that I needed to uninstall the previous instances of "MF Drivers" in order to reinstall.

I ran a utility included in the setup zip file that is supposed to remove previous Canon drivers in the 4100 series. I removed it from Add/Remove programs and also in the Device Manager. I've searched the computer (including hidden files, etc) and can't find any previous instances of the driver. Can't figure out what else I need to install.. Any help please?

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#2 hamluis



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Posted 28 March 2011 - 03:16 PM



MF refers to the model group...ignore the fact that the second link refers to Win 7. Both links are provided as just info to consider.


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Posted 29 November 2012 - 05:57 AM

The above solution didn't work.
But I was able to solve it thus:

Under Win7-32bit, go to 'Devices & Printers'> (JUST) Click on any installed printer device> In top menu bar, there'll appear a command named 'Printer Server Properties'> Go to 'Drivers' tab> Select 'Canon' driver to be deleted> It'll search and list again the driver to be deleted, click 'Delete'. That's all. I've used this procedure when no other solution provided by google was working for my printer MF4570dn.

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