How should I connect my computer or laptop with the printer? September 26, 2019 Link your printer via wired or wireless connection to the computer or laptop. The wired link has two techniques, USB and Ethernet. The type of wireless connection can vary according to the printer and computer specifications. To connect devices, the latest version of the printer driver software suited to your computer or laptop’s operating system version can be downloaded and installed. Select the connection method for the driver software installation. Ensure that devices are connected to the same router or access point network. In the same wireless network connect a printer and a router by using the Wireless option of the control panel of your Printer.