Canon Mf445dw Setup

Canon imageCLASS MF445DW is an All-in-One laser printer whose primary function is to fax, copy, print, and scan. It has a built-in Wi-Fi connectivity option using which you can easily connect to smartphones. Apart from this, it also supports USB and Ethernet connectivity options. You can easily pair your device by scanning the QR code function on Canon MF445DW using the Canon PRINT Business app. To benefit from all the new features of your Canon MF445DW printer, complete the setup process. By following this guide, you will learn about the detailed setup of the Canon MF445DW printer.

Initial Setup

Box Contents:

Canon Mf445dw Setup
  • Power cord
  • Toner cartridge
  • CD-ROM
  • Get Started guide
  • Safety and important information
  • Canon imageCLASS MF445DW printer

Let's get into unboxing and initial setup:

  • Take out the printer and check the box contents.
  • Remove the packing material from the outside of the printer.
  • Remove the orange tape and protective packaging material inside the printer.
  • Tilt the printer and remove the orange tape from the backside of the printer.
  • Now, plug one end of the power cord into the printer and the other to an electrical outlet.
  • Turn on your Canon imageCLASS MF445DW printer by pressing the Power button.
  • Select your Language and tap Next.
  • Select your country and tap Next.
  • Set the time and date and tap OK.
Toner Installation

Toner Installation:

  • Lift the front cover and pull out the cartridge tray.
  • Grab the toner cartridge from the pack and pull out the tape.
  • Shake the toner cartridge 5 to 6 times gently to distribute the toner inside the cartridge.
  • Install the toner cartridge into the tray, which indicates the color label.
  • Push the toner cartridge tray back into the printer and close the front cover.
Paper Loading steps

Paper Loading steps:

  • Hold and pull out the paper drawer entirely from the printer.
  • Slide the paper width guides to the outer side.
  • Load the plain paper inside the drawer.
  • Adjust the guides to fit the paper into its place.
  • Insert the paper drawer back into the printer.
Canon MF445DW Driver Downloading

Software Installation

The printer driver is the system software that allows your computer to interact with the Canon MF445DW printer. It translates the instructions sent from your system into a language that your printer can understand. Downloading and installing the driver is essential for the better performance of your printer. Let's see about the driver downloading and installation process.

Canon MF445DW Driver Downloading:

  • Go to Canon's official website.
  • Click on Printers and select imageCLASS.
  • Choose MF SERIES and select imageCLASS MF445DW.
  • Click on the Drivers and Downloads option.
  • Choose Windows from the Operating System drop-down menu and select the Language.
  • Choose your required driver and click Download.
Canon MF445DW Driver Installation

Canon MF445DW Driver Installation:

  • Double-click on the downloaded file. Now, a Canon screen will appear.
  • Click on Start Setup.
  • Select Country or Region and click Next.
  • Accept the End User License Agreement.
  • Choose Agree or Do not agree to the Extended Survey Program.
  • Click Next on the Firewall Settings screen.
  • In the Connection window, choose Wired or Wireless connection and click Next. On the Connection completed screen, click Next.
  • Click Next on the Setup Complete screen also.
  • Now, simply follow the on-screen instructions and complete the Canon MF445DW driver installation process.

You are done with the Canon MF445DW printer setup. Try using the printer and enjoy the experience. If you face any problem, contact our technical experts.