Many people purchase wireless printers only to find out later that it is not as easy as it looks. Here's a couple of tips that will help you next time you change printers. First, make sure you install the software before you plug in the printer or power it up. This ensure that the driver is on the machine.
Read the directions. At this point, you will need to join the wireless printer to your wireless network. This can be tedious especially if you have a difficult wireless passkey and is also the area where most people give up. Keep going and join it to your wireless network.
At this point, you will be asked to finish the installation or something like that. Complete the setup and you should see the new wireless printer