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Vista laptop and canon pixima mp610 printer

I just got a new canon pixima mp610 printer and cant get the driver to install on my vista laptop. I first installed it successfully on my windows XP desk top then when I try to install it on the vista laptop it almost completes the instillation process but then indicates it cant detect the printer and the proccess fails. I am using the same usb cable that worked with the XP, the XP is not conected, the vista does detect the printer for a few seconds then it looses it I have the same problem. Any solutions anyone? If I can't resolve this I am going to have to send my printer back :(
Unfortunately I dont have time to reinstall / replace Vista

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  • 123Store Jan 24, 2009

    Thanks, I have tried this but still no joy.



    The drivers install, but when I plug the printer in I get a USB Device not Recognised error.



    If I go to the Device Manager the printer is listed as an unknown device.



    If I look at the driver details it says o driver has been loaded for this device.



    If I open properties and update driver automatically it tells me it windows determines driver software is up to date.



    If I Manually browse to C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\mp610pr.inf_654ed769

  • 123Store Jan 24, 2009

    which installs when you run the .exe it still says the drivers are up to date.



    If I uncheck show compatible hardware and select Canon MP370 (where is the closest in the list) and then click have disc and point to the driver. I get a message saying the folder you specifed does not contain a compatible driver for your device.



    Any further assistance greatfully received.

  • 123Store Jan 30, 2009

    I have finally managed to fix this.

    If I add a USB extension to the end of my printer lead and then plug it into my laptop it all works fine - weird!

    Probably a contact not quite making :)

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U most download the vistadrivers what u can found here - http://software.canon-europe.com/files/soft27230/software/mp610svst100ea24.exe

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  • Teet Bergmann Jan 24, 2009

    u most install it under device manager manually

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