A user can find information regarding the installation process of a Canon Pixma printer by visiting the official Canon website for the U.S. market and navigating to the How to Download and Install section of the product page. Product pages also provide user manuals that contain other useful information.
As of 2015, the Canon website lists around 150 different Canon Pixma printer models. The easiest way to locate the installation instructions is to determine the model number of the printer and type it in the search field. Upon accessing the product page of the desired printer model, a user can click on the Brochures & Manuals link and peruse the brief explanation of the installation and uninstallation processes. To download the manual, a user should select the version that corresponds to the operating system he uses, agree to the terms of the disclaimer and click on the Download button. Once the download is complete, the self-extracting archive installs the on-screen manual automatically.
The user manual provides information regarding printing, guides and troubleshooting. A user can navigate the content menu on the left side or use the search function to locate the required information. The installation instructions describe the tasks that need to be completed before installing the necessary drivers and provide a detailed step-by-step explanation of the installation process itself.