Installing the printer driver – Sony DPP-FP77 User Manual

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• If a hub is used to connect the printer and your PC,

or if two or more USB devices, including other
printers, are connected to your PC, trouble may
occur. If this occurs, simplify the connections
between your PC and the printer.

• You cannot operate the printer from another USB

device being used simultaneously.

• Do not remove the USB cable from or connect it to

the printer during data communication or printing.
The printer may not work properly.

• The printer does not support standby, sleep, and

hibernation modes and restarting from those
modes. Do not allow the PC connected to the
printer to switch to one of those modes during
printing.If you do so, printing may be failed.

• When printing is failed, remove a USB cable and

then connect it, or restart your computer. Then try
printing again.

• If you pause a printing job in process, and resume

printing after a while, printing may not be
performed correctly.

• We cannot guarantee operations with all PCs, even

though they may meet or exceed the system

• PMB supports DirectX technology and DirectX

installation may be required.
DirectX is available on the CD-ROM.

• If the PMB is installed on a PC on which the

Cyber-shot Viewer is already installed, the Cyber-
shot Viewer will be overwritten and replaced by
the PMB. The browsing folders once registered in
the Cyber-shot Viewer will be automatically
registered in the PMB. When using the PMB, you
can view the folders easier than you can when
using the Cyber-shot Viewer, as the registered
folders are displayed by group when viewing
folders. With its improved red-eye reduction
adjustment and newly-added tone curve
adjustment, the PMB also offers more powerful
editorial features. You can also use the software to
write data onto an external memory card for it.

Follow the procedures below to install the


• Do not connect the printer to the PC before

installing the driver.

• Please log on to Windows using a “Computer

administrator” user account.

• Be sure to close all running programs before

installing the software.

• The dialog boxes shown in this section are from

Windows Vista, unless otherwise specified. The
installation procedures and the dialog boxes shown
differ depending on the operating system.


Turn on your PC, start Windows,
and insert the supplied CD-ROM
into the CD-ROM drive of your PC.

The installation window is displayed.


• If the installation window is not displayed

automatically, double-click the “Setup.exe”
file on the CD-ROM.

• In Windows Vista, the AutoPlay window

may appear. Even if this occurs, select
“Setup.exe” execution and install the driver
according to the instructions on the screen.


Click “Installing Printer Driver.”

The “InstallShield Wizard” dialog box is

Connector: USB connector


CD-ROM drive (to be used for
software installation)

Installing the printer driver

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