How To Install Printer On Chromebook?

How To Install Printer On Chromebook

PPD files are compatible with Chromebook. If your printer drivers are stored in the PPD file format, then you can easily install your printer on Chromebook. Continue reading this page to know how to Install printer on Chromebook.

The detailed procedure to install the printer on Chromebook is instructed below.

  • Step 1: Before you begin the installation process, make sure to connect your printer and Chromebook to the same wireless or wired network.
  • Step 2: Now, switch on your Chromebook device.
  • Step 3: Locate and select the Time option followed by Advanced.
  • Step 4: Choose the Printers option in the Printing section.
  • Step 5: Click the Save button in the Available printers to save section.
  • Step 6: Now, your printer’s name will be displayed at the top of the Saved printers list.
  • Step 7: If the printer is not saved by performing the above method, then use the Advanced setup process
  • Step 8: Select the Setup option beside the printer's name.
  • Step 9: Now, a list of printer manufacturer names and printer models will be displayed on the screen.
  • Step 10: Select your printer’s manufacturer and model from the list and click the Add button.
  • Step 11: Make sure that your printer's name is displayed at the top of the printer’s list.
  • Step 12: If your printer’s name is not listed under the Available printers to save list, then follow the manual procedure instructed below to install the printer on Chromebook.
  • Step 13: Click the Time icon and select the Advanced --> Printers --> Add printer.
  • Step 14: Enter your printer details in the given fields. Click the Add button.
  • Step 15: To get remote assistance to know how to Install printer on Chromebook, click the Call button available on this screen.