2 preparation for printing (network connection), Checking a lan cable for connection, Checking the network settings – Konica Minolta bizhub 4050 User Manual

Page 46: Installing the printer driver

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bizhub 4750/4050

Using the print function (Windows environment)




Preparation for printing (network connection)

Checking a LAN cable for connection

Check that a LAN cable is connected to the LAN port of this machine.

For details on the cable connection port, refer to page 2-4.

Checking the network settings

Print out the Configuration Page, then check that an IP address is assigned to this machine.

To print out the Configuration Page, select [Utility] - [User Settings] - [Printer Settings] - [Print Reports] - [Con-
figuration Page].



If no IP address is displayed, you need to set up the network. For details, refer to page 4-3.

Installing the printer driver

Use the installer to install the printer driver on your computer.


Administrator privileges are required to perform this task.


Use the Driver & Utilities CD/DVD-ROM.


Insert the printer driver CD/DVD-ROM into the CD/DVD-ROM drive of the computer.

% Make sure that the installer starts, then proceed to Step 2.

% If the installer does not start, open the printer driver folder on the CD/DVD-ROM, double-click [Set-

up.exe], then go to Step 3.

% If the [User Account Control] window appears, click [Continue] or [Yes].


Click [Printer/FAX].


Read the license agreement, then click [AGREE].


Check the contents of the [Readme] window, then click [Next].


Select [Install printers/MFPs], then click [Next].

Connected printers are detected.

% For Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2/Server 2012/Server 2012 R2, you can se-

lect [Preference for IPv4] or [Preference for IPv6]. The address has the preference when detected in
both IPv4 and IPv6.


Select this machine, then click [Next].

% If this machine is not detected, restart it.

% You do not need to change the printing method from [Normal Printing] (Port 9100) unless otherwise

specified by the administrator. This guide describes how to configure the [Normal Printing] (Port
9100) setting.

% As the printing method, you can select [Normal Printing], [Internet Printing] (IPP), or [Secure Printing]

(IPPS). For details on the printing method, refer to [User's Guide Print].

% Among the connected printers, only the target model is automatically detected and displayed. If

multiple target models are displayed, check the IP addresses.

% If the connection to this machine cannot be recognized, it is not displayed in the list. In such a case,

select [Specify the Printer/MFP Except for the Above. Select (IP Address, Host Name...)], then man-
ually specify the IP address and host name of this machine.


Select the check box of the printer driver you want to install, then click [Next].

% For features of each printer driver, refer to page 5-3.


Check the components to be installed, then click [Install].

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