Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 1.1 MiB
Operating System: Windows 2000, XP and 2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.124 / 2003
The OKI C5400 (PCL) drivers are important for effective functioning of the printer when plugged to a computer. Like many other printers, the Oki C5400 cannot function well in the host machine without the installation of the supporting drivers. The drivers establish a functional link with the host computer's operating system. The manufacturer of the printer, Oki Inc. provides the drivers on an installation CD on purchase. Other inclusions in the purchase package include ink cartridges, and a high-speed 2.0 printer cable. The user must however get a power cable to connect the printer to an independent power source independently, since the cable is not included in the manufacturer package. People who purchase the device from anywhere else apart from the manufacturer should source the device driver from the official manufacturer website. The drivers should be saved on a computer location.
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
By downloading the OKI C5400 (PCL) drivers from the official website, one accesses the most recent version of the same. This in turns means that likelihood of creating hardware conflicts by installing outdated drivers on one's machine are minimal. The other advantage of downloading drivers is the fact that the user can get useful resources on specific operating systems. Although the OKI C5400 (PCL) drivers are not meant for use on windows Vista, the developer in conjunction with Microsoft realize the need to develop newer version of the drivers. Such developments and version enhancement can only be available for download. The installation of the driver is simple as all the user has to do is connect the printer to the computer and follow the prompts that the system launches on sensing the new hardware. For the drivers to take effect, one should restart the machine after completing the installation process. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Oki C5400(PCL) errors before installing any driver updates.