Canon Wireless Printer Installation Guide

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Canon wireless printer setup is a task that needs to be handled with care. You need to ensure that you have the right software, drivers, and the other requirements for the proper installation of your Canon printer. 

The process of Canon printer installation on your computer is not an easy thing to do. It can take some time depending on how much time and effort you need to spend on this task. If you are new to this then you should know that it may take some time for you to understand all the steps involved in installing your printer. However, if you have experience then there is no chance that things will go wrong with your installation.

You can use the Canon printer driver on Mac or Windows. All you have to do is connect your Canon printer with your computer, then install the right driver. If you are using a Windows operating system, then you can use the Canon printer driver of the same version as your operating system. 

How To Connect a Canon Printer To Wi-Fi?

The Canon printer is a wireless device, which means it can connect to a network using Wi-Fi. A Wi-Fi connection allows you to print from your phone, tablet, or computer without connecting an Ethernet cable. It is a useful device to get your work done with just a few clicks.

Connecting your Canon printer to Wi-Fi is easy if you follow these steps:

  • Make sure all of your devices are connected to the same network and can communicate with each other. 
  • Click Devices and Printers from the Start menu.
  • Right-click on the printer and select Wireless LAN setup.
  • Click connect to the access point.
  • Select your network from the list of SSIDs.
  • Enter your Wi-Fi password in the WEP key or Security Key field
  • Click OK to complete the process.

Configure A Canon Printer Wirelessly For Windows

Is the Canon wireless printer setup on your Windows device not working properly? To help you to accomplish this task without any hassle, follow these instructions:

  • The Canon printer first needs to be connected to Wi-Fi.
  • To get the correct printer drivers for your device, go to the Canon website. Your system’s drivers must be compatible with it.
  • Double-click the downloaded file to finish the installation once the drivers have been downloaded.
  • After that, utilize the keyboard to simultaneously press the “Windows + R” key. Your screen will then display the Run box.
  • Type “control/name Microsoft. Devices and printers” into the Run box.
  • Press the “Ok” key.
  • You will see the “devices and printers” folder on your screen.
  • Choose “add a printer” from the options.

After completing the process, you must press the “Ok” button. Your printer’s Wi-Fi configuration is now complete. Now that you have everything set up, you may use a Windows PC to print the papers wirelessly whenever you want.

How to print after setting up?

Once you have completed the setup process, you will be able to print using your printer.

Please follow the steps below to print your first page:

  • Check to see if the Canon printer is on.
  • Open the page you would like to print from the list.
  • Select your printer from the list
  • Select “Wireless printer”
  • According to your preferences, you can change the printer’s settings.
  • Select “Print” from the menu.

Here you get your printed document, ready for your file cabinet!

Canon PIXMA 

Canon PIXMA Wireless series printers are available with Wi-Fi. You can connect them to the printer’s built-in Wi-Fi, or connect them to a wireless router. It can work with both Apple AirPrint and Google Cloud Print.

These printers are not just wireless printers; they’re also cordless printers. Therefore, you don’t need any cables when you want to print your photos or documents.

You will get wireless printing capability in your home or office with this Canon printer. The wireless feature makes it easy to connect the printer with a smartphone or tablet device so that you can print wirelessly from anywhere in the house or office.

This is an excellent option for those who are looking for a printer that can print wirelessly. It offers great value for money, as it comes with a large number of features that make it stand out from other similar printers on the market today.

Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup

To use the printer wirelessly, you need to install the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup software and connect it to your PC. For Windows and Mac, the installation procedure is different.

For Windows: Connect your printer directly to your computer via a USB cable or use Wi-Fi Direct (Wi-Fi direct). Then proceed with connecting the printer using the WPS button on the front panel of the printer or scan the QR code with your smartphone (iOS only) and connect automatically.

For Mac: Download the setup file from the Canon website and then run it on your computer. To finish the installation procedure, adhere to the on-screen directions.


Hopefully, this guide has helped to simplify the sometimes not-so-simple process of installing a wireless printer. While it may seem daunting at first, it is a fairly simple procedure if you take your time and follow each step carefully. Ultimately the guide will walk you through how to set up your printer on a network and how to finish a wireless installation.

If you get stuck or need help, don’t hesitate to contact Canon’s customer support. We will be happy to assist you with your printer setup and installation needs.

Our expert team of technicians with experience in troubleshooting steps and Canon wireless printer repairs, if there is any issue, try to help you out in the best way possible at very reasonable rates without sacrificing quality workmanship or customer service.

Good luck And Enjoy Using Your New Printer!

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