A computer printer does not work until it is attached to the computer and its driver is installed. Following are the steps to install a new printer in window 7.

  • Select the start menu and then go to the control panel.
  • The control panel window will appear with some icons.
  • Click on hardware and sound.
  • Click on the printer button.
  • The add printer setup wizard starts asking you to " How do you want to install your printer".Local, wireless or network.
  • Under local printer, you can install the printer with LPT port with a USB cable.
  • Select the USB cable and select "USB001" and then click on next.
  • In the window, pick appropriate driver from the printer driver bu using the " Have Disk" option.
  • After the driver is installed, your printer is ready to work.