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How to connect Canon printer to wifi

Ways in which the Canon printer can be connected to a wireless printer

we will be answering the question, “How to connect Canon printer to the wifi” and other alternative methods on how it can be done. We have devised a few simple guidelines that will provide you with step-by-step instructions to connect the Canon printer to a wireless printer.

To be able to have the Canon printer connected to a wireless network, it is important that a few checks be completed before the connections are established.

WPS Connection - To connect a Canon printer to a wireless network.

  • Before proceeding with connecting the Canon printer to a wireless printer, it has to be made sure that the wireless router has a WPS push button.
  • Locate the WPS pin on the wifi router and proceed to the next step of locating the WPS pin on the Canon printer.
  • Move over to the Canon printer, select ‘Home’ and then click the ‘Wifi’ icon.
  • Following this, click the WPS push button option.
  • It is to be noted that the WPS push button on the printer and on the device should be pressed and held down for a few seconds.
  • When this is done simultaneously, the printer will try to establish a connection with the wireless network.
  • The process has to be repeated more than once to connect the Canon printer to a wireless network.
WPS Connection - To connect a Canon printer to a wireless network

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How to connect Canon printer to a wireless network on Windows

  • The Canon printer has to be connected to a wireless network and set up.
  • For this, the Canon printer driver should be downloaded from their official website.
  • Download the driver after adding information about the Canon printer.
  • Once the download is complete, proceed to install the file, which can be located in the download bar.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
  • The final step will require the Canon printer to be connected to the wireless network.
  • Open the Settings app on the Windows device, and open the Windows’ Control Panel.
  • Then choose Printers & Devices and select Add Printer. Add the desired Canon printer that shows up on the list.
  • Select the printer, and click OK.
  • Following this, the Canon printer is connected to the wireless network.

Take a test print to ensure the printer is properly connected to a wireless network.

How to connect the Canon Wireless printer to the Mac

Follow the steps that have been mentioned below to assist in the process of connecting the Canon printer to a Mac and connecting a Canon printer to a wireless network.

  1. Start by first turning on the Mac device and the Canon printer.
  2. Proceed to connect the Canon printer to a wireless network with the steps that we have given below.
  3. Open the Canon official support website and enter the details of the Canon printer.
  4. Following this, download the Canon printer driver and proceed to complete the installation of the Canon printer driver.
  5. To complete the installation, follow all the on-screen options.
  6. The final step will be to connect the Canon printer to a wireless network.
  7. During the installation process, the installation wizard will prompt you to connect to a wireless network connection.
  8. Enter the wireless connection credentials and click OK.
  9. The next step will involve the addition of the Canon printer to the device.
  10. For this, click on the Apple icon on your Mac and select System Preferences.
  11. Following this, select the printers and scanners option. This will allow you to add the printer by clicking on the plus sign.
  12. On clicking the plus sign, a list of available printer drivers will appear on the screen. Choose the desired printer to add it to the mac.

With this, the setup installation and connecting the Canon printer to a wireless network is complete. If you have queries on how to connect the Canon wireless printer to the Mac, you have the option of contacting us. We will be able to provide you with expert and professional assistance from a team of experts.