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Xerox® Smart Start

Make installation a breeze.


Xerox® Smart Start printer installer helps users get printing and scanning as quickly as possible. Ideal for users who do not know what driver to install, Xerox Smart Start will get you up and running without hassle!

Xerox Smart Start User Guide (PDF)

Key Features

  • Smartly discover printers to install on your network with ease

  • Easily upgrade existing drivers with the newest releases

  • Support for both Microsoft print architectures with Type 3 and Type 4 print systems

  • Seamlessly install TWAIN/WIA scan drivers for supported devices through the Advanced Install option

  • Advanced installation options available for the technical users

  • Choose Quick Install to be done quickly or Advanced Install to select PDLs or print system

  • Support across Windows 10 and 11

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Your Challenges

Many customers struggle to get their printer up and running easily. The Xerox® Smart Start printer installer makes installation a breeze, getting you printing and scanning in no time!

Key Challenges

  • IT Support might not be available to help during initial install

  • User frustration in not being able to setup their printer or MFP

  • Confusion on which driver or driver components to install for an ideal print experience

  • Increased costs in getting new equipment setup and usable by the work team or work group

  • Lost productivity due to technical setup issues and complicated processes

How Xerox Can Help

Why Choose Xerox?

The Xerox Smart Start Installer simplifies printer setup, ensuring all users are printing and scanning easily. It offers:

  • Simplified installation for all users

  • Productivity gains for both users and IT administrators

  • Powerful installation options for those users who like more control

  • Multiple operating systems and print systems supported

  • Recommended options provide the best print experience

Compatible Products

Please refer to the Supported Products PDF below for a list of compatible Xerox products, and for details and recommendations to optimise your experience.

Supported Products (PDF)