25th November 2019


Can you hook up a printer to a laptop?

A few laptops still feature a printer port, but most use a regular USB port. Plug in the printer, and ensure that it's turned off. Also, set up the printer with ink and paper according to the directions that came with the printer. Connect a USB cable to the printer and to your laptop.

Consequently, how do I get my computer to recognize my printer?

To install a network, wireless, or Bluetooth printer
  1. Click the Start button, and then, on the Start menu, click Devices and Printers.
  2. Click Add a printer.
  3. In the Add Printer wizard, click Add a network, wireless or Bluetooth printer.
  4. In the list of available printers, select the one you want to use, and then click Next.

How can I connect my printer to my laptop without the CD?

Method 1 Using a USB Cable on Windows
  1. Make sure the printer is close to your computer.
  2. Plug the printer's USB cable into your computer.
  3. Turn on the printer.
  4. Open Start.
  5. Type printers & scanners into Start.
  6. Click Printers & scanners.
  7. Click Add a printer or scanner.
  8. Click your printer's name.

How do I connect my wireless printer to my laptop Windows 10?

Here's how:
  1. Open Cortana by pressing Windows Key + Q.
  2. Type in "printer."
  3. Select Printers & Scanners.
  4. Hit Add a printer or scanner.
  5. Choose The printer that I want isn't listed.
  6. Select Add a Bluetooth, wireless or network discoverable printer.
  7. Choose the connected printer.
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