Open “Start menu” now look at the right hand side of the menu for “Printers and faxes” and click it.
Once the Printers and Faxes window has opened locate the “add Printer” icon double click it.
You will now see the following wizard appear, Click next to continue.
You will now have 2 options. By default “Local printer attached to this computer” is selected; you must however select “A network printer, or a printer attached to another computer”
Once you have done this click next to continue.
There are several option available on this page, however we only require the option “Browse for a printer” is it is not selected by default please select it and click “next” to continue.
You will now see the find printers’ window. Click “Find Now” to view any available shared printers. Locate the printer you want to install on the system highlight it and then click “OK” to install the chosen printer.
If the printer you are installing is the primary printer for the PC then you must select “Yes” else select “No” to install it as a secondary printer.
You can make this printer the default later by right clicking on the printer’s icon in “Printers and Faxes” once installed and selecting “Make this Printer my default Printer”
The printer will now install any necessary drivers it may require. The wizard will appear to be frozen for a few moment but this is normal, DO NOT forcefully close the wizard until it has completed all operations or the printer may not be installed correctly.
Once the drivers have finished installing completely the window will unfreeze and you will see a finish button, click it complete the process.