Canon Pixma Tr8520 Install

Unbox the printer and the accessories of the printer from the carton. Then follow Canon Pixma Tr8520 install and download guidelines.

Canon Pixma Tr8520 Install

The Accessories Of The Printer Are The Following

  • The installation CD
  • The power cord
  • Ink tanks
  • Modular cable
  • Open the top panel of the printer and remove the packaging material. Then remove the protective tapes from the sides.
  • Now, take out the power cord from the cover and plug it into the power source and the rear end of the printer.
  • Lift the Control Panel from the bottom and then press the Power button.
  • Now you will see the language selection. Select the language from the list as seen on the LCD screen.
  • Read and follow the on-screen instructions and make the necessary selections.
  • Open the top cover of the printer.
  • Take out the ink tanks/cartridges from the sealed packaging.
  • Remove the tape and the orange cap from the ink cartridge and place it in its respective color slot. Gently push the ink cartridge in until you hear the click sound. You can perform the same steps to install the other ink cartridges.
  • Close the scanning cover.
  • Take out the paper cassette and then remove the cassette cover.
  • Adjust the guides and load some paper. Let the print side face down.
  • Again, adjust the guides, attach the cassette cover, and keep the cassette in its slot in the printer.
  • Proceed with the instructions that appear on the printer screen and perform the print head alignment process.
  • Once it is done, install the printer software on your computer and connect the printer to the computer.

Canon Pixma Tr8520 Driver Download

  • You can download the driver for the Canon Pixma TR8520 printer from the Canon official support page.
  • Open the default browser on your computer and visit the Canon support page.
  • Enter the Canon printer model (Canon Pixma TR8520) in the search bar and press the Enter button.
  • Click the Drivers & Downloads tab.
  • Select the OS from the drop-down list.
  • Under the Recommended Driver section, select the driver and click the Select button. Then click Download.

Canon Pixma Tr8520 Manual Download

  • Open the Canon Support page.
  • Search Canon Pixma TR8520 in the search bar.
  • Click the Manuals tab.
  • Under the Recommended Manuals section, click the Select button for the manual based on Windows or Mac OS.
  • Click the View button.
  • When the PDF opens in a new tab, move the cursor to the upper right corner, and then click the Download icon.

Canon Pixma Tr8520 Driver Install

  • Once the driver is downloaded to the computer, double-click on the downloaded file and run the installation. You can also install the printer driver from the installation CD.
  • Once you see the installation wizard on your computer screen, click the Start Setup button.
  • Choose your country/region and then accept the license agreement.
  • When you are prompted, choose the connection method. Connect the computer to the printer with the help of the instructions on the installation wizard.
  • Follow the instructions and complete the driver installation.
  • Finally, do a test print.

Canon Pixma Tr8520 Wi-fi

You can connect the Canon Pixma TR8520 to the Wireless network with the help of the Easy Wireless Connect method.

  • Make sure the Canon printer and your wireless router are turned on.
  • Select the Home screen and then select the Network Status option
  • Select the LAN Setting option and then select the option Wireless LAN.
  • Select Wireless LAN setup.
  • Tap on the option Easy wireless connect.
  • You will now see the message on the screen saying, “ Follow the instructions on the computer or mobile.”
  • Open the Canon printer driver on your computer and run the installation (follow the installation step given above).
  • Click the Yes button when the connection screen opens.
  • Select your wireless router from the list on the left and enter the password on the right side.
  • Click Next and the wireless connection will be complete.

Canon Pixma Tr8520 Troubleshooting [desc]

Every printer will have its own set of problems and there are a couple of troubleshooting steps to fix the issues in no time.

Printing Does Not Start:

  • Make sure the printer is plugged into the power source and the printer is also turned on. 
  • Make sure you have proper power supply in the room or office where you have kept the printer. 
  • Reboot your printer.
Canon Pixma Tr8520 Troubleshooting

Canon Pixma Tr8520 Not Printing

  • You may come across the message Printer is not responding, or the printer is not printing when you try to print a document in the Windows utility window. 
  • The error indicates that the printer driver may be configured in the wrong port. 
  • Launch the Run command by pressing Windows Key + R key.
  • When the Run command opens, enter the following command control.exe/name Microsoft. Troubleshooting and press the OK button. Click the printer and select the troubleshooter option.
  • The troubleshooter will detect the problem related to the printing.
  • The troubleshooter window will ask you to follow the repair strategy.
  • Click the Apply button to fix the issue. Check to see if the error is resolved.
  • Restart the computer once done and try performing a scan or a print to see if the printer works properly.

Canon Pixma Tr8520 Printer Offline

  • Initially, see if your printer is turned on and connected to your computer.
  • Print a test page on the printer and check if it is able to print without the computer.
  • Now, open Control Panel on your Windows 10 computer.
  • Click the Devices and Printers option from the Control Panel window.
  • You will see the list of the printer(s) connected to your computer.
  • Perform a right-click on the Canon Pixma TR8520 printer and select the See what's printing? option.
  • See if you have any pending print jobs and make sure to remove them from the list.
  • Click the Printer menu and disable the option Use Printer Offline.