Canon Mf445dw Scanner Setup

Canon MF445dw is an All-in-One wireless printer that’s designed for home and small workgroups. If you want to use the scan features on your Canon printer, you can either utilize MF Scan Utility or ScanGear, or directly scan from your printer. MF Scan Utility is an application that lets you quickly scan the documents and photos from your Canon printer to your computer. ScanGear is a type of software that is used for scanning documents. Follow the below instructions to complete the scanner setup on your Canon MF445dw printer.

Scan From Your Printer:

printer’s control panel
  • Make sure to turn on your printer.
  • Next, open the scanner lid and load the document facing downwards on the scanner glass.
  • Close the scanner lid.
  • Load the document facing upward into the feeder if you want to scan from the automatic document feeder.
  • Go to the printer’s control panel and tap the Scan option.
  • Next, select the Computer option from the list.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts and tap on the Start button to scan your document.
  • Now, the scanning process will take some time to complete.
Using Mf Scan Utility

Using Mf Scan Utility:

Before using the scan utility, make sure to download and install your printer software on your computer. The Canon Scan utility will automatically be downloaded with your printer software.

  • Ensure to turn on your printer.
  • Now, lift the scanner lid and place the document facing down on the scanner glass.
  • Now, launch the Canon MF Scan Utility application on your computer.
  • Click on the Settings button from the main screen.
Scan Settings
  • Make sure to select the Scan option and Scan Settings in the Settings window.
  • After completing all the settings, click on the OK button.
  • Now, you will be taken back to the main window.
  • Next, click the Document button at the top of the screen.
  • Now, the printer will start the scanning process.
  • If you want to scan using ScanGear, go back to the MF Scan Utility’s main screen and click on the ScanGear button.

You can complete the scanner setup on your Canon MF445dw printer by following the above instructions.