How to Connect Canon Printer to WiFi?

Standard Setup Method

    1. This is the quality method for Canon Setup wherein Printer is configured with the Network during the driving force Installation process.
    2. As such, you want to download the newest version of compatible Driver from Canon Setup’s official website. Else, simply insert the Installation CD in your system’s Disk-drive.
    3. In order to start the method , activate your Computer, Router and Printer. Besides that, connect the system to the Network with which you would like to attach the Printer.
    4. Now, double-click the downloaded Driver File or the CD icon in your Computer’s CD-drive.
    5. Next, you ought to click “Run” on the subsequent Security Prompt.
    6. As a result, you'll get the initial Installer window. Here, you want to click ‘Next” to attach Canon Printer to WiFi.
    7. Then, it'll show the “Connection Method Selection” window. Hence, click on “Network Connection”.
    8. Thereafter, click on “Wireless Connection” and connect Canon Printer to WiFi.
    9. After that, it'll suggest you to show on the Canon Printer. As such, make sure the same. For this, confirm that the Printer’s Power Lamp is lit and stable. However, if that's not the case. Then, turn it on. For this, press the “Power/ ON” button.
    10. Subsequently, click “Next”.
    11. On the subsequent “Printer Setup” window, you ought to select the “Connect To The Network” tab.
    12. Consequently, the “Setup Procedure Selection” window will open up. Here, you want to select either the “WPS” or “Cableless Setup” method as per the infrastructure of your Printer and Router. However, it's recommended to pick “Cableless Setup” method because it works in most of the cases.
    13. Now, access your Printer’s instrument panel . Here, you want to press and hold its WiFi button until the “Power Lamp” flashes for two times. Then, release it.
    14. After that, return back to your display screen . the subsequent window of the Installation Wizard requires you to click “Next” just in case the last step was performed properly. Else, click “Start Again” and repeat the last step.
    15. As a result, your Printer’s blue “WiFi Lamp” begins flashing. However, the “Power Lamp” remains lit and stable. Hence, click “Next” to initiate the Setup process.
    16. Now, this process will take a while . Besides, it'll temporarily disable the web Connection. Hence, await the setup to finish .
    17. Then, appropriately “Select your home of Residence” and click on “Next”.
    18. Thereafter, carefully select your Country. Then, click “Next”.
    19. After that, click “Select All” to settle on all the software or select individually from the list of obtainable software.

1. The next window displays information regarding the specified hard disc . Hence, check an equivalent and click on “Next”.
2. On the subsequent “License Agreement” window, read the terms carefully. Then, click “Yes”.
3. Subsequently, click “Next” on the Firewall Settings window.
4. As a result, it'll detect the Printer and connect it. However, it's going to require to repeat the method multiple times by clicking on “Redetect”. Despite that, if the setup continues to fail. Then, perform a Test Print and “Check Printer Settings”. As such, repeat the whole procedure if the Printer is connected to a wrong Network.
5. Finally, check the printer’s “Model Number” and “Network’s SSID (Name)” on the “Setup Completion” window. Then, click “Complete”.
6. Then, complete “Print Head Alignment Recommended”, “User Registration” and “Extended Survey Program” by following the on-screen prompts.
7. At last, click “Exit”.

* WPS Push-button Method

    1. First of all, activate your Canon Printer and Router.
    2. Now, approach your Printer’s instrument panel. Here, you'll find a Wireless button.
    3. Hence, Press and Hold the Wireless button until the corresponding Lamp blinks. Then, release it.
    4. As a result, its Indicator Light will turn blue in color.
    5. Then, access your Router and appearance for its WPS Push-button. Thereafter, Press and Hold this button. Here, it's important to press the button within 2 minutes of the last step.
    6. Consequently, your Printer’s Indicator Light will start to blink continuously. this suggests it's locating the Networks available in its range.
    7. Subsequently, your Printer’s Power Lamp also will start flashing alongside the pilot light. In other words, the Printer is establishing a reference to the Network. Hence, await the connection. For this, await both the Lamps to prevent blinking. However, they're going to remain lit and stable.

* Wireless Connection Setup Method

    1. To begin with, activate your Canon Printer and Router.
    2. Then, attend to the Printer’s instrument panel.
    3. On its Home screen, navigate to look the “Setup” button. Then, press it to open the “Setup Menu”.
    4. Now, select “Device Settings”. Then, press “OK”.
    5. Next, you ought to choose “LAN Settings”. Then, press “OK”.
    6. Thereafter, select your Connection Mode as “Wireless LAN” and press “OK”.
    7. then, select the “Wireless LAN Setup” option. Then, press “OK”.
    8. Then, choose the “Wireless Connection Setup Method” option on the subsequent window. Thereafter, press the “OK” button.
    9. Consequently, it'll connect Canon Printer to WiFi. However, this may take time. Besides, it'll disable the Network temporarily. As such, await the connection setup to finish properly.

* Manual Connect Method

    1. First of all, activate your Canon Printer and Router.
    2. Then, attend the Printer’s instrument panel and open its Home Screen.
    3. Now, search for the Wi-Fi icon which is found at the screen’s lower left-hand corner. Hence, tap thereon to attach Canon Printer to WiFi.
    4. As a result, the essential Network Information window will appear. As such, tap on “LAN Settings”.
    5. Next, tap on “Wireless LAN” > “Wireless LAN Setup” > “Manual Connect”.
    6. Consequently, the Canon Printer will start searching Wi-Fi Connections available within the range.
    7. The following window will provide you with an inventory of obtainable Networks. Therefore, select the right “Wi-Fi Network”.
    8. Thereafter, enter the safety Password for your WiFi Network. Then, press the “OK” button.
    9. As a result, it'll connect Canon Printer to WiFi which can take time. Hence, await the connection setup to finish successfully.
    10. At last, tap on the “OK” tab from the “WiFi Setup Complete” window.

* Wifi Direct Method

    1. To begin with, activate your Canon Printer and Router.
    2. Then, attend the Printer’s instrument panel .
    3. Here, you ought to locate the “Wifi Direct” button. Now, press and hold the button. you want to release it only its Alarm Lamp flashes.
    4. Consequently, check the “Wireless” icon and “Horizontal Bars” on your Printer’s monitor will start flashing.
    5. Now, attend your Router. Then, Press and Hold the WPS button. this could be done within 2 minutes of the last step.
    6. At now , the “Wireless” icon and “Horizontal Bars” on your Printer’s instrument panel continues to flash. this suggests the Printer is checking out the available WiFi Networks.
    7. Thereafter, the “Power” and “Wi-Fi Lamp” also will start flashing. this means it's connecting to WiFi.
    8. At last, the “Power” and “Wi-Fi Lamp” will stop flashing. But, remains lit which confirms that the Printer now connected to WiFi.
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