38 Setting Up Your Computer
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Connecting a USB Printer
NOTE: You can connect USB devices while the computer is turned on.
1 Complete the operating system setup if you have not already done so.
2 Install the printer driver if necessary. See the documentation that came with your
3 Attach the USB printer cable to the USB connectors on the computer and the printer.
The USB connectors fit only one way.
CHECK THE PRINTER CABLE CONNECTIONS — Ensure that the printer cable is properly
connected to the computer (see page 38).
EST THE ELECTRICAL OUTLET — Ensure that the electrical outlet is working by testing it with
another device, such as a lamp.
NSURE THAT THE PRINTER IS TURNED ON — See the documentation supplied with the
VERIFY THAT WINDOWS
RECOGNIZES THE PRINTER —
1 Click the Start button.
2 Click Control Panel.
USB connector on