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CanoScan LiDE 100

CanoScan LiDE 100

FAQ ID: 8200189300
Release date: 18-Jun-09

FAQ: Installing the Software

Helpful Information:


  • Do NOT connect the scanner to a computer before installing the software. If you connect the scanner and the Found New Hardware screen appears, unplug the USB cable from the computer and click [Cancel]. The screen may close automatically when the USB cable is unplugged.
  • Quit all running applications before installation.
  • To upgrade from Windows XP to Windows Vista operating system, first uninstall software bundled with the Canon scanner.
  • Log in as an administrator to install the software.
  • Do not switch users during the installation process.

1. Place the Setup CD-ROM in the drive.
For Macintosh: Double-click the [Setup] icon. Enter the administrator ID and password on the authentication dialog box.
For Windows 2000/XP and Macintosh, skip step 2 and go to step 3.

2. For Windows Vista, when the AutoPlay dialog box appears, run the setup program, and then click [Continue] to proceed when the User Account Control dialog box appears.

3. If prompted, select your language and place of residence.
In some countries, these dialog boxes will not appear.

4. Click [Easy Install] on the main menu.

5. Click [Install] to start installation.
Carefully read the License Agreement, and then click [Yes] to proceed.

6. Follow the on-screen instructions to perform the installation.
When the User Registration screen appears, follow the on-screen instructions to ensure product support.
In some countries, these dialog boxes will not appear.
For Macintosh, skip step 7 and go to step 8.

7. For Windows, when the Extended Survey Program screen appears, confirm it.
If you can agree, click [Agree].

8. When the installation is complete, click [Restart] to restart your computer.
For Windows: After restarting the computer, Solution Menu will appear.
For Macintosh: After restarting the computer, [Solution Menu] icon will be registered in the Dock.

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