Uninstalling/Reinstalling the Software

Article ID: ART156696 | Date published: 06/09/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Uninstalling/Reinstalling the Software


Uninstalling/Reinstalling the Software

Removing MF Toolbox
Removing MF Drivers

If the drivers are not working properly, remove the drivers and install them again. When removing the software, remove the MF Toolbox first, and then the MF drivers. Even if you want to reinstall the software, you must still remove the currently installed software. Before you remove the drivers, make sure of the following:

You have the installation software available for installation.
No application is running on your computer.

To uninstall the software in Windows 2000/XP/Server 2003, you must be the user with administrative privileges.

Removing the MF Toolbox

  1. Quit the MF Toolbox and any applications (including anti-virus) that are currently running.
    To close the MF Toolbox, click [X] at the top right of the MF Toolbox window.

  2. Click [Start] on the Windows task bar, [(All) Programs], [Canon], [MF Toolbox 4.7], then [Uninstall Toolbox].

  3. Follow the on-screen instructions.
    When the Repair or Remove program selection screen is displayed, check [Remove], then click [Next>].

    If asked to confirm removal of an application etc., click [OK].

    Restart your computer if asked to do so.

  4. Click [Exit].

Removing the MF Drivers

  1. Click [Start] on the Windows task bar, [(All) Programs], [Canon], [MF Drivers], then [Uninstall Drivers].
    The [MF Drivers Uninstaller] dialog box appears.

  2. Select the corresponding printer, then click [Perform].

    The confirmation message dialog box appears.

  3. Click [Yes].

    Uninstallation proceeds automatically and next dialog box appears.

  4. Click [Exit].

    A message recommending you to restart your computer may appear under some operating systems. In this case, continue installing after restarting your computer.



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