Have you recently purchased the Canon PIXMA TR4720 printer, and are you waiting to set it up for the first time? No worries, it is easy to complete the setup and installation of this printer. Canon PIXMA TR4720 is an All-in-One wireless printer that is compact and designed for your home and office printing needs. By following the below instructions, you can complete your printer’s hardware and software setups.

Canon Pixma Tr4720 Setup

Canon Pixma Tr4720 Setup


Hardware Setup:

Contents inside the box:

  • Canon PIXMA TR4720 printer
  • Ink Cartridges
  • RJ-11 Telephone/Modem Cable
  • Power Cord
  • Documentation

Make sure that all the contents are available inside the box.

Unboxing the printer:

  • Open the box and remove the printed documents and telephone/modem cable from the package.
  • Next, remove the remaining contents from the box.
  • Now, gently pull out the printer from the pack.
  • Discard the foam packing materials and take out the printer from the plastic cover.
  • Next, remove all the orange protective tapes around the printer.
  • Lift the scanner unit and then discard the protective tapes.
  • You can now close the scanner unit of your Canon PIXMA TR4720 printer.
  • Next, open the front cover followed by the output tray with its cover.
  • Open the cartridge access door.
  • Next, discard all the protective tapes.
  • Close the cartridge access door and the output tray with its cover.
  • Finally, close the front cover of the printer.

Connecting the power cord:

  • Plug one end of your power cable into the rear of the printer and the other end into an electrical outlet.
  • Turn on the printer.
  • Now, go to the Canon PIXMA TR4720 printer’s control panel and select your language.
Canon Pixma Tr4720 Setup

Installing the ink cartridges:

  • Unpack one of the ink cartridges from the printer package.
  • Remove the orange protective tape from the cartridge.
  • Now, open the front cover and the output tray with its cover.
  • Next, open the cartridge access door of the printer.
  • Wait till the carriage moves to the center of the printer.
  • Next, insert the ink cartridge into the respective slot.
  • Canon Pixma Tr4720 Setup
  • You need to confirm that the ink cartridge is installed securely in its place.
  • Just follow the above instructions to insert the remaining ink cartridges into the Canon PIXMA TR4720 printer.
  • Go ahead and close the cartridge access door.

Loading the paper:

  • Open the front cover of the printer.
  • Slide both the paper width guides as far as possible.
  • Now, align the paper and insert it into the input tray.
  • Canon Pixma Tr4720 Setup
  • Adjust the paper width guides.
  • Now, you can open the printer’s output tray.
  • Go ahead and pull out the output tray support and its extender.
  • Finally, make sure that you print the alignment page.

You can complete the hardware setup of your printer by following the above instructions.

Software Setup:

Your Canon printer’s driver is the software component that you can download and install on your computer to communicate with your printer. Make sure that the driver is supported by your printer. Follow the below instructions to download the driver on your computer.

Canon Pixma Tr4720 Setup
  • On your computer, launch the default browser.
  • Next, go to the official support page of your printer.
  • Input your printer model in the search bar at the top of the page. Otherwise, browse the printer model by selecting the Printers category under Browse by Product Type on the support page.
  • Choose your printer name from the list in the next window.
  • Now, select your printer’s model number from the list.
  • In the next window, click on the Drivers & Downloads button at the top of the page.
  • Under the Drivers & Downloads section, make sure to select your respective operating system along with its version from the drop-down list. Now, choose your language.
  • Click on the Select button straight to the driver file.
  • Click Download below the chosen driver file.
  • You will find that the printer driver starts to download on your computer.
  • After completing the drive download, open the executable file and start the installation process.
  • On the Setup Wizard welcome screen, click on the Start Setup button.
  • Accept the license agreement and select the Yes button.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts to proceed with the installation setup.
  • After completing the driver installation, click on the Exit button to finish the process.

You can download and install the Canon PIXMA TR4720 printer driver on your computer by following the above instructions.