How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?

How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?

You can connect your Canon printer to a Wi-Fi network in many ways. If your Canon printer is connected to the wireless network, you can access it from any wireless device that is connected to the same network. On this page, we’ll guide you through the simple step-by-step procedures to connect your Canon printer to Wi-Fi.

Steps To Connect The Canon Printer To Wi-fi:

  • On a Windows computer, insert the Setup CD-ROM for your Canon printer into the CD driver; if your computer does not support a CD drive, download the drivers from the official Canon support website.
  • Once the download is complete, double click the setup file to install the driver on the Windows computer.
  • On the Welcome screen, click Language and select your preferred language then click Next.
  • Read the license agreement carefully and click Accept.
  • Once you reach the Select the printer connection method screen, select the Wireless LAN Connection radio button and then click Next.
How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?
How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?
  • Click the Access Point Connection (recommended) radio button on the Select the wireless LAN connection method screen and then click Next.
  • Check if the Canon printer is turned ON and ready to connect to the Wi-Fi network.
  • On the next screen, click Next.
  • Under the Printers on Network List screen, click your Canon printer from the available printer list, and then click Next.
  • Once your printer gets connected to the wireless network, the setup wizard shows the Connection completed screen. Now, click Next.
How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?
How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?
  • Select your region on the Select Your Place of Residence screen and then click Next.
  • Under the Software Installation List screen, select the software you need to install on the computer and then click Next.
  • Click on Yes to agree to the license agreement.
  • If the wizard prompts for access to install the software on the Windows computer, click Next.
  • Wait for few minutes to complete the setup.
  • Once the wireless setup is complete, click Execute on the Print Head Alignment screen.
  • If your printer is not listed on the Printers on Network List screen, follow the below topic to connect your printer manually to the wireless network.

Connect The Canon Printer To The Wi-fi Network Using Wps Method:

  • Make sure your Canon printer is turned ON.
  • Press the Home button on the printer.
How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?
How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?
  • Use the navigation keys to select WLAN and then press the OK button.
  • Next, select Wireless LAN Setup and then press the OK button. Now the Wi-Fi lamp starts flashing.
  • If the LCD screen prompts, press the OK button to continue the wireless setup.
  • Under the Wireless LAN setup screen, select WPS (Push button method) and then press the OK button.
  • On the router, press the WPS button for few seconds.
  • Within two minutes, press the OK button on the printer to confirm the connection.
  • When the “Connected to the access point” message appears, press OK.
  • Finally, the Canon printer is connected to the Wi-Fi network using the WPS method.
How To Connect Canon Printer To Wi-fi?