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Operating System: Windows 98/ Windows NT 4/ Windows Me
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.1 / March 30 2001
The Canon LBP-800 is one of the printers ranked under the ''winprinter'' printer category that includes itself, LBP-460, LBP-660, and LBP-600. The printer works with the LBP-800 that is provided by Canon as freeware. The LBP-800 driver can be used the Canon LBP-800 printer only with parallel port connection- it does not have compatibility features with USB enabled devices. It is important to note that printer's proprietary parallel port used by the data transfer protocol is not standard and therefore it cannot be considered to very reliable. For this reason, users are advised to make use of very short cables when utilizing the Canon LBP-800 printer. In addition, the parallel port has to be configured to be bi-directional in the basic input output system (BIOS). Emulation of the PCL for the printer is done using the LBP-800 driver.
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 Canon LBP-800 printer supports printing on a variety of paper sizes including the most commonly used A4 and envelope size papers. The fundamental features of the Canon LBP-800 printer include the point that it does not support PJL and has no recognizable auto detection signature. The printer is equipped with a EP22 cartridge that can be used to produce approximately 2500 pages. The Canon LBP-800 printer makes use of an integrated network supported by a100 Base TX or 10 Bas T Ethernet as a standard hardware for application with NetSpot Console program. The printer's efficiency is also enhanced by its auto duplexing feature that facilitates quick printing on both sides of a paper. The printer is also integrated with a PCI 5e6 configuration that permits compatibility with wide range of hardware devices. Its all in one cartridge enables ease of maintenance. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Canon LBP-800 errors before installing any driver updates.