Ij Start Canon Setup

Wireless Setup - Windows Computers

To be able to use the Canon series printer to print or scan wirelessly on a Windows computer, the printer must first be connected to the Wireless Network and software drivers and applications installed on the computer.  The instructions /  screenshots  below show the setup program steps  when using the "Ij Start Canon Setup" method to connect to the wireless network.

The setup process consists of 2 parts: 
1. Starting Easy Wireless Connect on the printer, and
2. Downloading and running the setup file to install the drivers and software.

1.  Start  Easy Wireless Connect on the printer.

Prior to starting setup on the Computer, Smartphone or tablet device, start the Easy wireless connect on the printer.  Then complete the setup on the computer or device.
See the procedure below to start the Easy Wireless connect
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  1. If the ON lamp (A) on the printer is flashing, press the Stop button (B).


     
  2. Press and hold the direct button  (C) on the printer, and then release the button when  (D) flashes


     
  3. Make sure  and the horizontal bars (E) flash as shown.


     
  4. Proceed to the setup application screen and proceed with the setup.

2. Download and run the setup file.*
 

Read the information carefully taking note how to run the setup file if setup does not start automatically. Then click the "Download" button.

*Setup can also be performed by using the Setup CD-ROM

Start setup. 


  1. Select Start Setup




     
  2. Select appropriate region and click Next




     
  3. Select Yes on the License Agreement.




     
  4. Select Agree or Do Not Agree to the Survey.



     
  5. Select Next





     
  6. Select Yes on the Connection Method.




     
  7. Setup continues.  If the *Select wireless router screen (below) appears, select the wireless router to connect to the printer, enter the Network Key(password) and click Next.

    * The router being used and its network settings determines whether or not this screen appears



     
  8. Information appears




     
  9. Network Connection completed.  Click Next



     
  10. Head Alignment and Test Print screens appear next.  These can be performed or not.  If you choose to perform these, carefully follow the on-screen instructions.


     
  11. Setup complete.  Click Next




     
  12. Select any optional application software desired (Defaults, Clear All or select by checkbox).  Click Next 




     
  13. Click Next 




     
  14. Click Next or Skip




     
  15. Click Exit.