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Just bought a new Canon Printer and need help with setting it up? You’ve come to the right place. If you are one of those who think that printer setups are daunting and take a lot of time, then you gotta know that you’ve been living a life of a lie. Setting up a printer is as easy as setting up a Smartphone, but only if you know the best way to do it. Once, you’ll set up your Canon printer successfully, you’ll realize there was nothing to be afraid of when it won’t bite you at the end. However, it is always good to be a bit careful but even in case you end up making a mistake, it’s not like you can’t fix it.
Want to know how to set up a Canon Printer without actually banging your head on the wall? Keep reading, you’ll find all the answers yourself.
There’s no reason you should worry much about setting up a new Canon printer as it can be done in five simple steps. If you follow the procedure as mentioned, you won’t face any issue with the Canon.com/setup at any step. Let’s know what are these six Canon Printer setup steps:
Yeah! That’s pretty obvious. The first step towards the Canon printer setup is taking the printer machine and its parts out of the box. Make sure you place it somewhere safe, dry, and clean. It would be better if you place it near a switchboard so that you won’t have to use an extension board. Next, you need to remove all the packaging paper and tapes from the Printer machine and other parts. Once, you’ve unboxed everything and removed the packaging from all of it, you can move to the next step and assemble the printer parts now.
Once you have unboxed your canon printer it's time to turn it on and place all the printer parts together. Take out the printer power cord, untangle it, and plug it to your printer. Connect the power cord to the nearby switchboard and turn it on from the main source. Once you have switched the main button on, it’s time to turn on the Canon printer from the power button of the device. Click on the power button on your printer and then select your printer settings from the LED screen on your device. First, you’ll be asked to set your language and some other details probably. After that, you will be prompted to install printer cartridges, before you click on the installed button, insert the cartridges at their places one by one. For help, you can check your printer manual or you can click on the button “how to install printer cartridges” on your Printer screen. Make sure you have unpacked the Canon printer cartridge first and also removed the cover from it.
Once, you have installed all the printer cartridges, click OK on your printer. Wait a while until your Printer processes everything and then move to the next step when you see the next prompt. Complete with the remaining settings by following your on-screen steps i.e by aligning the printer, and then loading the paper A4 size paper sheets into it.
Download Canon Printer Drivers Before you connect your Canon printer with your PC, you are required to download printer drivers on your device. This can be done from canon.com/ijsetup easily. All you need is to visit the website and from there with a single click, you can download all the necessary Canon printer drivers for your Windows or Mac computer. You might have to provide some of your devices or printer details like your Windows OS or macOS version, your printer model, etc. before you get started with the printer driver downloading procedure, make sure that you have an active internet connection. Once, you are done downloading all the necessary Canon printer drivers, you can move on to the next, step i.e. connecting your printer to your PC.
Depending on your printer type, you need to connect it with your PC or Smartphone. If it is a wireless printer, you can connect it with your computer by using the WPS Pin or WPS button on your printer. If it is a wired printer, you can connect it either using a USB cable or ethernet cable to your PC or any other device. Once you connect the USB cable to your PC, you can simply follow the instructions on your computer screen to know what to do next. However, if you need assistance with more assistance, you can read our self-help guides to know how to establish a connection between your printer and computer. You can also consult our Canon Printer experts for any help regarding the Canon.com/setup for mac or Windows.
After connecting your printer machine to your PC or Smartphone, you are ready to print, scan, fax, or whatever you want to do with it. You might want to start with printing a test page, to see if your Canon printer setup is successful.