Manufacturer: Canon Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 1.1 MB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows XP, UNIX
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.1.2 / 03 Jul 2008
This printing hardware belongs to the bubblejet family which is based on the inkjet printing technology. It is used primarily for transferring processed data to its hard copy counterpart. The deployment of the Canon BJC-255SP in any computer system or network environment requires the installation of the correct device driver which allows the host operating system to make its functionality available to all installed software applications. The presence of the hardware driver delivers additional functionalities to the printing solution designed for the device. The computer user gains the flexibility of dictating how a printing task can be completed by specifying the resolution and size of paper that will be used. The Canon BJC-255SP device driver also takes instructions sent from the calling software application on how to format the printed document. This may include the margins and line spacing required by the computer user.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Installation of the device driver for the Canon BJC-255SP also includes the activation of common modules that serve as printing tools for the hardware. Some of these modules include color, ink, and color profiles among others. When talking about color modules this primarily dictates whether the output material will be monochrome or colored. The ink module is responsible for monitoring the ink levels in the print cartridge of the hardware. The color profile module on the other hand is used by the Canon BJC-255SP to determine how specified colors will be handled. This module supported by the device driver follows specific shades that are used as standards when identifying color printing. The device driver also serves as a layout file for the printing hardware. In this context it provides information as well as keep track of data with regards to the extraction of the support files and also in relation to the incorporation of the device in the registry database. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Canon BJC-255SP errors before installing any driver updates.