Canon Printer Setup Wireless

The popularity of Wireless Printers is increasing day by day. One of the best wireless printers available in the market is Canon Printer. This printer comprises of amazing features and great functionality. So, forget about the wired printer connection and go for the Canon Printer setup because you do not need the cables for printing the documents from your system or laptop while using the wireless printer. In this guide, we are going to discuss the simple steps that can help you to complete the Canon Wireless Printer setup without any hassle.

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Canon Printer Setup

Here we are sharing the simple step by step instructions for Canon wifi printer setup on your device:

  • Start by pressing the ‘Home’ button on your Canon Wireless Printer.

  • You can use the Up and Down button to choose the ‘WLAN’ icon.

  • Now, click on the ‘Left Function’ button.

  • The WLAN setup will appear on your screen, choose the option.

  • Click on the ‘Ok’ button.

  • The Blue Wireless Indicator will light up and enable the wireless connection.

  • Here you will get the two options to Canon Printer Setup – one is WPS and the other is Standard Setup.

  • By default, the Canon wireless printer will choose the WPS setup method.

  • Press the ‘Other Methods’ button present on the display.

  • Choose the ‘Standard Setup’ and click on ‘Ok’.

  • The device will start finding the available wireless network and display it.

  • After choosing the network, you need to enter the password on the prompted screen.

  • Enter the password and get connected to the wireless network.

  • After entering the password, tap on the ‘Left Function’ button to click on ‘Done’.

  • If the password is correct, the network password will get displayed.

  • Click on the ‘Ok’ button.

  • Your printer will now be connected to the wireless network.

This way you can complete the Canon Printer Wifi Setup on your device. Sometimes, the user is unable to connect the wireless printer to the network. This could be due to outdated printer drivers. To get out of this trouble, you need to update the Printer drivers.

Update the Printer Drivers

You can download the latest printer drivers from the official Canon Printer website for Canon Printer Setup. In case, you are facing troubles in finding the correct printer drivers device, you can automatically update the drivers using a tool like Driver Downloader. 

Check for your Canon Printer model and the driver updates. If this does not help you then run setup program CD you got with the printer again. You have to connect the printer to the PC using the USB cable. If you are done with trying everything and the problem still exists, then check the wireless connection with the help of following troubleshooting steps:

  • Click on the Setup on the printer’s home screen.

  • Select ‘Device Settings’ and click on the OK button.

  • Use ‘Up’ and ‘Down’ arrow to select ‘Confirm LAN Setting’ and click on the OK button.

  • Use ‘Up’ and ‘Down’ arrow to select ‘Print LAN Setting’ and click on the OK button.

  • Use ‘Up’ and ‘Down’ arrow to select ‘Yes’ and click on the OK button.

Check the signals strength, it must be between the range 70-80 or higher for Canon printer setup. If the range is less, you have to place the printer closer to the router to complete the setup.

Canon Wifi Printer Setup Guide