Manufacturer: Canon Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
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Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1 / 05/21/2009
Designed as a combination of printer, facsimile machine, and copier, the Canon FAX-L280 makes use of monochrome laser technology to deliver its functionality to a plain paper media. Primarily, the role of the hardware driver is to help the operating system to identify and activate the correct feature sets needed by the computer user as it is requested from the active software application. The device driver for the Canon FAX-L280 allows for the implementation of a maximum resolution of 600 by 600 dots per inch when used as a printing device. As a copier it can deliver a replicate with a 400 by 300 dots per inch resolution. It can also allow the computer user to apply preset reduction percentages to create a smaller version of the original document. As a facsimile machine the Canon FAX-L280 can transmit documents using a 33.6 kbps connection speed.
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
The device driver is responsible for making all of these built-in feature sets available to the software applications. The computer user can invoke these feature sets of the Canon FAX-L280 from a control panel applet that is put in place together with the installation of the manufacturer provided device driver. This control panel provides all the necessary access to the properties of the functionalities of the Canon FAX-L280 to customize each built-in feature. Primarily, this hardware component serves as a facsimile machine. In this functionality its device driver implements a built-in error correction mode which is designed to make sure that every document is transmitted successfully. The device driver also supports the remote polling feature of the hardware component allowing for fax retrieval. The device driver for this multipurpose hardware supports either a parallel or Universal Serial Bus connectivity to the host computer system. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Canon FAX-L280 errors before installing any driver updates.