Installing the Driver/Software Via USB for Windows (MF8580Cdw/MF8280Cw)
Article ID: ART142328 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015
 

Description

Installing the Driver/Software Via USB for Windows (MF8580Cdw/MF8280Cw)

Solution

Installing the MF Driver and MF Toolbox

Install the software to use the machine.
The method of installation varies depending on the connection method or environment.

IMPORTANT
  • User rights for logging on to Windows
Log on as a user with administrative rights.
  • When installing via USB connection
Connect the USB cable after the software installation.
Make sure that the power of the machine is turned ON when connecting the USB cable.

* When you are in an IPv6 environment, you may not be able to use the installation procedure below to install the MF drivers.
* Note that you cannot use the scan functions in an IPv6 environment.

There are two ways to install the drivers. You can choose between [Easy Installation] and [Custom Installation].
Choose [Easy Installation] for quick and easy installation. Choose [Custom Installation] to install the following application and manual.
  • Presto! PageManager
  • e-Manual

Installing Using [Easy Installation] (For Windows)

1. Insert the User Software CD-ROM into the slot on your computer.


b_SSL_0163.gif

2. Click [Easy Installation].


b_DIG_W001.gif

The options to be displayed differ depending on your country or region.

NOTE
  • If the above CD-ROM Setup screen does not appear:
- Windows XP/Server 2003
1. From the [Start] menu, select [Run].
2. Enter "D:\Minst.exe", and then click [OK].
- Windows Vista/7/Server 2008
1. Enter "D:\MInst.exe" in [Start Search] or [Search programs and files] under the [Start] menu.
2. Press the [ENTER] key on the keyboard.
- Windows 8/Server 2012
1. Right-click the lower-left corner of the screen and select [Run].
2. Enter "D:\MInst.exe", and then click [OK].
* The CD-ROM drive name is indicated as "D:" in this manual. The CD-ROM drive name may differ depending on the computer you are using.
  • If the language selection screen is displayed before the CD-ROM setup screen appears:
Select the language and click [OK].

3. When the following screen appears, select the connection to a computer.

Select [USB Connection], and click [Next].


b_DIG_W002.gif

NOTE
Windows Server 2003/Server 2008/Server 2012
This screen is not displayed. Proceed to the following procedure.

4.Click [Install].


b_DIG_W004.gif

5. Read the License Agreement and click [Yes].


b_DIG_W005.gif

6. Click [Next].


b_DIG_W006.gif

The following screen appears. Click [Yes].


b_DIG_W007.gif

7. Click [Exit].


b_DIG_W012.gif

NOTE
Next, installation of MF Toolbox starts.
In Windows Server 2003/Server 2008/Server 2012, MF Toolbox is not installed. Proceed to step 11.

8. Click [Start].


b_DIG_W014.gif

9. Click [Exit].


b_DIG_W015.gif

10. When the following screen appears, read the displayed information, click [Accept] or [Do Not Accept], and then click [Next].


b_DIG_W016.gif

NOTE
If you select [Accept]:
The Product Extended Survey Program (the program to investigate the state of usage) will be installed.
The Product Extended Survey Program is the program to send the information related to the usage of this machine to Canon every month for ten years. Any other information including your personal information is not sent.
  • You can also uninstall the Product Extended Survey Program.

11. Confirm that the application is selected [ ] under [Install] and click [Next].


b_DIG_W017.gif

12. Restart your computer.

(1) Select the [Restart Computer Now (Recommended)] check box.
(2) Click [Restart].
  • Remove the CD-ROM once this screen appears.


b_DIG_W018.gif

NOTE
Wait until your computer is restarted.

Installing Using [Custom Installation] (For Windows)

1. Insert the User Software CD-ROM into the slot on your computer.


b_SSL_0163.gif

2. Click [Custom Installation].


b_DIG_W019.gif The options to be displayed differ depending on your country or region.

NOTE
  • If the above CD-ROM Setup screen does not appear:
- Windows XP/Server 2003
1. From the [Start] menu, select [Run].
2. Enter "D:\MInst.exe", and then click [OK].
- Windows Vista/7/Server 2008
1. Enter "D:\MInst.exe" in [Start Search] or [Search programs and files] under the [Start] menu.
2. Press the [ENTER] key on the keyboard.
- Windows 8/Server 2012
1. Right-click the lower-left corner of the screen and select [Run].
2. Enter "D:\MInst.exe", and then click [OK].
* The CD-ROM drive name is indicated as "D:" in this manual. The CD-ROM drive name may differ depending on the computer you are using.
  • If the language selection screen is displayed before the CD-ROM setup screen appears:
Select the language and click [OK].

3. When the following screen appears, select the connection method to a computer.

Select [USB Connection], and click [Next].


b_DIG_W020.gif

NOTE
Windows Server 2003/Server 2008/Server 2012:
This screen is not displayed. Proceed to the following procedure.

4. Select the check box next to the application you want to install and click [Install].


b_DIG_W022.gif

The options to be displayed differ depending on your country or region.

5. Read the License Agreement and click [Yes].


b_DIG_W023.gif

6. Click [Next].


b_DIG_W024.gif

The following screen appears. Click [Yes].


b_DIG_W025.gif

7. Click [Exit].


b_DIG_W036.gif

NOTE
Next, installation of MF Toolbox starts.
In any of the following cases, MF Toolbox is not installed. Proceed to step 11.
  • If you are using Windows Server 2003/Server 2008/Server 2012
  • If you cleared the [MF Toolbox] check box in step 4

8. Click [Next].


b_DIG_W038.gif

The screens for specifying a location in which the MF Toolbox is installed and position to which the start menu is added appear.
Specify the settings in the respective screens, and then click [Next]. Click [Start] in the displayed screen.

9. Click [Exit].


b_DIG_W039.gif

NOTE
The software for which the check box was selected in step 4 is installed.
Follow the on-screen instructions.

10. When the following screen appears, read the displayed information, click [Accept] or [Do Not Accept], and then click [Next].


b_DIG_W040.gif

NOTE
If you select [Accept]:
The Product Extended Survey Program (the program to investigate the state of usage) will be installed.
The Product Extended Survey Program is the program to send the information related to the usage of this machine to Canon every month for ten years. Any other information including your personal information is not sent.
  • You can also uninstall the Product Extended Survey Program.

11. Confirm that the applications are selected [ ] under [Install] and click [Next].


b_DIG_W041.gif

The options to be displayed differ depending on your country or region.

12. Restart your computer.

(1) Select the [Restart Computer Now (Recommended)] check box.
(2) Click [Restart].
Remove the CD-ROM once this screen appears.


b_DIG_W042.gif

NOTE
Wait until your computer is restarted.

USB Cable Connection (Only when Connecting with USB)

1. Remove the cap that covers the USB port on the back side of the machine.

Pull the string forward to remove the cap, as shown below.


b_Che034.gif

2. Connect the USB cable.

- Connect the flat end (a) to the USB port on the computer.
- Connect the square end (b) to the USB port on the machine.


b_Che035.gif

NOTE
If a dialog box is displayed:
Follow the on-screen instructions and complete installation.

Checking the Installation Results

Check if the MF drivers, MF Toolbox, and e-Manual are installed correctly.
Check if the following icons are displayed for the installed applications.

NOTE
About Icons That Are Displayed:
Icons for each driver may be displayed separately or only representative icon may be displayed depending on the operating system.

SoftwareLocationIcon
Printer driver[Printers and Faxes], [Printers], or [Devices and Printers] folder
Fax driver[Printers and Faxes], [Printers], or [Devices and Printers] folder
Scanner driver [Scanners and Cameras] or [Scanners and Cameras Properties] folder
MF ToolboxDesktop
Network Scan UtilityTaskbar
e-ManualDesktop


Installing the Driver/Software Via Network for Windows (MF8580Cdw/MF8280Cw)

SIMS Doc Id

8201751200