WiFi Configuration and Driver Installation Process
•First and foremost, carefully unbox your Canon Pixma Pro-100 printer and take away all packing .
•Now, attach the printer to a “Power Source”. Then, activate the printer and make sure that its “Power Lamp” is lit and stable.
•Next, you ought to properly install the ink cartridges.
•Then, adjust its “Paper Tray” and punctiliously load it with plain A4 size sheets.
•Once the printer is set-up, then proceed for the Wi-Fi configuration. This involves establishing a WiFi reference to a network access point or a wireless router.
•As such, press and hold the “WiFi” button from the “Control Panel” of Canon Pixma Pro-100 printer. you'll find it located at the highest . you ought to keep it pressed till the alarm lamp flashes once.
•Now, await the blue “WiFi Lamp” to flash. Thereafter, approach your access point i.e. your router. Subsequently, press it’s WPS push-button within 2 minutes.
•As a result, the “(blue) Wi-Fi Lamp” on the printer will continue ﬂashing while searching. Next, both the “Power and Wi-Fi Lamp” will flash while connecting to the access point.
•Thereafter, both the “Power and Wi-Fi Lamp” will stop flashing and remains lit. this may happen once a successful connection is established between the printer and router.
•After this, you want to “Test Print” the printer’s “Network Settings” so as to verify that the printer has been successfully configured. For this, make sure that its “Paper Tray” is correctly loaded with plain A4 sized sheets. Then, press and hold the “Resume/ Cancel” button until the alarm lamp flashes 15 times. Subsequently, release it. As a result, it'll print the “Network Settings Page”. Here, you want to confirm certain details. The “Connection” status should be “Active”. The SSID – Service Set Identifier (the name of your wireless network) should indicate the right name of your wireless network.
•This completes the WPS setup. Proceed, now, to installing the software/ drivers to your computers in order that they can command the printer. For this, you'll either use the Installation CD or download the drivers from Canon’s website.
•Henceforth, insert the installation CD within the computer’s CD drive . As a result, it'll automatically open the Canon Pixma Pro-100 Setup wizard. Alternatively, you'll attend “canon.com/ijsetup” on your system. Then, follow the “Setup” link to access the Canon Pixma Pro-100 printer “Driver Download” link. Subsequently, click on the link and complete the “Download” process. then , locate the downloaded file and double-click thereon to open the Installer.
•Now, you want to install the downloaded drivers to your computer. Since the installation process will depend on your computer’s OS. •Therefore, follow the relevant procedure as per your OS.
Installation For Windows
•Double-click the downloaded file to open the installer.
•Then, click “Yes” when “User Account Control” window prompts to allow the installation.
•As a result, it'll open the “Canon Pixma Pro-100 Installation Wizard”. Here, you ought to click on “Next”.
•The following window will prompt you to “Select your home Of Residence”. Hence, make an appropriate choice. Then, click “Next”.
•The next window will provide the “License Agreement”. Hence, read the small print carefully and click on on “Yes” to consent for an equivalent .
•Now, you'll find the Extended Survey Program. It gives you two options to pick . you'll Agree or afflict it. As such, select appropriately. Here you'll note that just in case you comply with it, Canon will have access to certain information recorded in your printer. Your computer will collect the knowledge and send it to Canon through the web . Canon uses this information for the event and marketing of its products while maintaining the confidentiality of your data.
•The subsequent screen provides Firewall Settings. Therefore, make sure that the choice of “Deactivate the Block” is chosen . Then, click “Next”.
•The following window will prompt to verify your “Connection Method”. Hence, select the “Use the printer with wireless LAN connection” option. Then, click “Next” to proceed with the Canon Pixma Pro-100 Setup process.
•Thereafter, it'll prompt you to show on the printer. Hence, make sure that the printer is on with a properly lit and stable “Power Lamp”.
Then, click “OK”.
•Consequently, it'll look for Canon Pixma Pro-100 printer on the network. Once the printer is detected. Then, it'll proceed with the installation process. As such, you ought to follow on-screen instructions to finish the method . However, if it fails to detect the printer, it'll notify an equivalent on subsequent window. Hence, click “Next” to proceed with another method. Now, just in case if the printer is correctly connected to the network. But the pc is unable to detect it. Then, make sure that the pc is connected to an equivalent network because the printer. •Additionally, you ought to temporarily disable any firewall/ anti-virus on your computer. Then, click on “Redetect”.
•On the contrary, if you had clicked “Next” within the last step thanks to connection issues. Then, the subsequent window will prompt you to attach the printer to the pc through a USB cable. Here, you'll click on the “Instructions” tab for an in depth guide to hook it up.
•Once the system detects the printer, follow on-screen instructions to finish the installation process.
Installation For Mac
•Double-click the downloaded file to open the installer.
•In case if it prompts you to allow for proceeding with the installation process. Then, click “Yes”/ “Continue”.
•As a result, it'll open the “Installation Wizard”. Hence, click “Continue” to proceed.
•The next window will provide you with the “Software License Agreement” window. Here, you'll click the drop-down box for “Language” and choose the language of your choice. Now, read the document carefully. Then, click “Continue”. Besides that, you'll even click on “Save” to secure it for future reference.
•As a result, a pop-up box will appear to hunt your consent for the “Software License Agreement”. Hence, click on “Agree”.
•Finally, you'll get the “Installation” window. Here, it'll display the disc space required for saving the Drivers. Hence, make sure that your Mac has sufficient free disc space . Then, click on “Install”.
•Thereafter, it'll prompt you to supply your Mac login credentials. Hence, enter your “mac Administrator User ID and Password” correctly.
•Subsequently, click on “Install Software” to proceed with Canon Pixma Pro-100 Setup.
•Now, await the installation to finish properly. Then, click on “Exit” to shut the Installer.
•At last, restart your computer to conclude Canon Pixma Pro-100 setup.