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New laptop with 2 year old printer

Wife just got a new laptop with ms vista and she has a canaon m500 printer and will not work is there something i can do

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If the printer is not plug and play or is not compatible with Vista then you will have to search for the correct device driver. Best place to start is the Microsoft webpage and enter Hardware Compatibility List. Good Luck.

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