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07Jan/20

Introduce The Easy Guide For Canon MX340 Wireless Setup

Canon MX340 Wireless Setup

Canon MX340 is an all-in-one inkjet printer. This printer can be connected both wired and wirelessly. Other than print, you can be scanning, fax, sending documents, etc. This printer is idle for home or small office purposes. With the help of the auto document feeder, you can copy or scan original documents quickly. 

This printer has various security protected features such as password-protected PDFs. It also comes with in-built Wi-Fi that helps you to connect the printer anywhere at any time. In addition, it has an Airprint feature and that helps you to print from your Mac device. 

It has an Easy-WebPrint Ex option and that helps you to print from the web. This printer comes with an affordable price. To experience all these features, set your printer first and for that follow the procedure mentioned below. 

How to Setup Canon MX340 Wireless Printer

How to Setup Canon MX340 Wireless Printer

Here we have explained Canon MX340 wireless setup procedure in a few simple steps. Implementing these steps should help you set up the Canon MX340 wireless printer. 

  1. At first, your Canon MX340 printer needs to turn on. 
  2. Now, tap on the Menu button at least 3 times. Thus, you will be able to locate the Device Settings option. 
  3. Now, go to the LAN Settings option and then click on OK. 
  4. Navigate to the Wireless LAN setup option and then tap on the OK button. 
  5. Click on the OK option and followed by the Easy Setup option. 
  6. Hold the right arrow until you find your wireless network. 
  7. Thereafter, tap on the OK button. 
  8. Now, you need to confirm that you selected the correct wireless network and for that tap on the OK option again. 
  9. From the right side of the screen, select the number and letter keys to type the password of your wireless network. 
  10. After correctly entering the password click on the OK option. 
  11. Now, wait for a few minutes until you get a message that says the Canon MX340 printer is connected to the wireless network. Then, just install the printer. 

Hopefully, following the above steps, you will be able to set up the Canon MX340 wireless printer easily. 

Frequently Asked Questions 

  1. How do you connect your printer to your device wirelessly?

    Ans: If you want to connect your printer to your computer wirelessly, go through the steps mentioned below. 

    • First, go to the Start menu and then double-click on the Devices and Printers option. 
    • After that, select the “Add a printer” option. 
    • Navigate to the Add Printer Wizard option and then select “Add a Local Printer”. 
    • Head over the “Choose a printer port” page and then click on the “Use an Existing Port” option. 
    • Thereafter, click on the Next option. 
    • Now, navigate to Install the printer driver page and then double-click on the printer manufacturer and model. 
    • Again click on the Next option. 
    • Sometimes, your printer might not be listed. In that case, select the Windows Update option. 
    • Now, wait for a few minutes until Windows completes checking for the additional drivers. 
    • If none of them are available but you have the installation CD, then select the “Have Disk” option. Then go to the folder where the printer driver is located. 
    • After completing the additional steps in the Wizard, select the Finish option.
  2. How do you update your Canon printer driver?

    Ans: Sometimes, you need to update your Canon printer driver. To do that, follow the steps mentioned below. 

    • Make sure that you accessed the printer connection from your computer. 
    • Navigate to the Start menu and then enter “Windows Update”. 
    • After the new window opens, click on the “Check for Updates” option. 
    • Now click on the “Optional Updates” or the “Install Updates” links. 
    • Finally, you need to follow all the on-screen instructions until the update procedure completes successfully. 
  3. How do you install your Canon printer without a driver?

    Ans: With the help of a USB cable, you can install your printer without a driver. For that, perform the following. 

    • At first, attach the printer’s USB cable into your computer and then turn the printer on. 
    • Go to the Start menu and then enter “Printers and Scanners”. 
    • After that, navigate to the “Add a printer or scanner” option and then select your printer’s name. 
    • In the end, follow the on-screen instructions until your printer gets installed. 

06Jan/20

Canon Selphy CP1300 Printer Setup | A Comprehensive Guide

Canon Selphy CP1300 Printer Setup

Canon Selphy CP1300 is a fast Wi-Fi photo printer that produces excellent printing output. Using this printer, you can directly print from computers, smartphones, cameras and memory cards. This model of the Canon printer is supported on both Windows and Mac computers. 

If you want to enjoy its features, then at first, you have to set this printer correctly. 

How to Set up Canon Selphy CP1300 Printer 

Follow the steps given below thoroughly in order to complete the first-time Canon Selphy CP1300 printer setup.

Step 1

In the beginning, you have to unpack the printer from the box. Apart from that, remove the packing material from the printer. Now, lightly place the Canon CP1300 printer on a clean surface.

Within the box, you will see a Starter Guide, power adapter, and power cord. 

Step 2

Remove the packing stickers from the Canon printer. After that, you need to open the ink access door and then, load the ink cartridges within the paper.

Thereafter, close the ink access door. Now, put some photo papers within the tray and put the input tray within the slot provided in the Canon printer.

Step 3

Now, take a power cable and connect one end of it to the power supply. The other end must be connected to the printer’s port.  After that, press and hold the power button and turn on the Canon printer.

Next, download the printer driver from the official website the Canon printer.

Step 4

Once the downloading procedure gets completed, move to the Downloads folder. The driver must be named as cp 1300-100-101.exe. 

In order to install the printer driver, follow the instructions appearing on the display. In case you see the connection type display, select the connection method and after that, tap on the Ok button.

The setup procedure is now completed. Insert some pages for a sample test.

How to Print on Selphy CP1300 

Follow these directions in order to print on the Canon Selphy CP1300.

  1. In the beginning, you have to connect the Selphy CP1300 printer and your device to the same Wi-Fi network.
  2. Next, put some photo papers within the input paper tray.
  3. Ensure that the Canon printer is powered on as well as connected to the access point.
  4. Select the Wi-Fi settings and thereafter click on the OK button
  5. After that, you should select the Connection method. Click on OK to continue.
  6. On the next page, choose the Via Wi-Fi network option. Thereafter, tap on OK.
  7. Select the WPS connection method. Next, hit the OK button.
  8. Furthermore, choose the PBC method and press the OK button.
  9. Then, you need to establish the connection between the computer and the Selphy CP 1300 printer.
  10. Open a photo on the computer and tap on the Print button.
  11. Next, you should change the print settings and hit the Print option

Now, the Canon printer will start to print the selected photos.

FAQ’s

  • How to Connect the Canon Selphy CP1300 Printer to the Wi-Fi?

    First, hold down the Power button in order to turn on the printer. After that, move to the printer’s Control Panel and tap on the Wi-Fi Settings icon. Furthermore, hold the OK button and enable the Wi-Fi Settings. Tap on OK to continue.

    Next, select the Wi-Fi network button and after that, the printer will automatically search for the available networks. On the next page, select the Network name and enter the password. Furthermore, move to the Printers and Scanners menu on your computer. 

    Tap on the Add Device option. Now, add the Selphy CP1300 printer from the list of available devices. Afterward, click on OK and make the required changes. In addition, set the printer as the default printer and then, print photos from your computer.

  • How to Directly Print Photos from a Camera on the Selphy CP1300 Printer?

    1. First, you have to connect the Canon printer and the computer to the same Wi-Fi network.
    2. Hold the power button and turn on the Selphy CP1300 printer.
    3. Proceed to the machine’s Control Panel and click on the Wireless button.
    4. Select the Connection method and after that, choose the Direct Connection button. Tap on the OK key to continue.
    5. Go to the camera’s Wi-Fi section and select the SSID shown on the SELPHY printer. Afterward, type the password.
    6. Furthermore, choose the photos that you want to print and after that, hit the Print option.
    7. While the printing process is running don’t disconnect any device.
    8. When finished, collect the printed photos from the output tray.
  • How to Print by Using the Airprint Feature on the Canon Selphy CP1300 Printer?

    In case, you wish to print from the Mac OS device, then use the AirPrint feature. To do so, power on the printer first. Then, connect the machine and the Mac device to the same wi-fi network. Afterward, choose the image that you want to print.

    Select the proper options. Like, paper sizes, the number of copies and others. Choose the Canon printer from the list of devices. Tap on the Print option and then the images will be printed.

05Jan/20
Canon Pixma MG2522 Printer Setup

Canon Pixma MG2522 Printer Setup | A Comprehensive Guide

Canon Pixma MG2522 Printer Setup

Canon Pixma MG2522 is a small printer that you can use for personal and office use. It supports optional XL ink cartridges so that you can replace the cartridges in a very short time. This model of the Canon printer works on both Windows and Mac.

However, to get the best output you must be aware of the Canon Pixma MG2522 setup procedure.

How to Setup Canon Pixma MG2522

First, unpack the Canon Pixma MG2522 printer. Next, see whether the printer components are provided in it or not. 

Next, you have to remove the packing cover from the Canon printer. Now, place the Pixma MG2522 printer on a flat surface and remove the protective tabs from the printer.

Take an AC power cable. Connect one end of the cable to the printer. The other end must be connected to the power socket. After that, power on the Canon Pixma MG2522 printer. 

Now, unpack the ink cartridges that came with the printer package. Next, you have to open the front door of the Canon printer. Then, adjust the ink cartridges within the respective slots.

Next, load paper in the paper tray for a test print and complete the printer setup. Once done, you have to download the driver. To do so, have a look below.

For Mac Device

You can either install the printer driver from the installation CD that came with the printer package. Or, from the official website of Canon.

In order to install the driver from the CD drive, make sure that the Mac device has a disc drive. However, recently manufactured Mac laptops or computer does not contain the disc drive.

In such cases, using a flash drive you need to copy and paste the content of the CD to a preferred folder. When finished, a file set will appear on the display. 

Double-click on the driver file and install the printer software on the Mac computer.

For Windows

Here also, you can install the driver from the installation drive or from the official website. If you wish to download the driver from the official website, then first move to the official website of the Canon Pixma MG2522 printer.

After that, search for the best-recommended version for your device driver. Once found, click on the Driver Download button and start the download process.

Once the folder has been downloaded on your device, you can install the printer software. After downloading the printer driver, choose the connection method based on the specification of your device. 

You should also agree to the terms and conditions and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the installation procedure.

When finished, tap on the Finish button.

How to Connect Canon MG2522 Printer to Wi-Fi

If you wish to connect the Canon printer to a Wi-Fi, then follow these steps:

  1. Power on the Pixma MG2522 printer. After that, tap on the Setup button.
  2. Choose the Wireless LAN Setup option. Press OK.
  3. On the next page, select the Easy Setup button.
  4. Next, select the name of the router. Tap on OK and continue with the setup procedure.
  5. Furthermore, you have to install the printer software on the computer or laptop.
  6. While installing the printer driver, choose the Use the Printer on the Network option

Follow the onscreen instructions and complete the wireless set up procedure. Once done, turn off the printer. Wait for sometimes and turn it on again. 

Next, press and hold the Wi-Fi button. When the Wi-Fi lamp starts blinking, release it. Again press the Black or Color button in order to complete the Wi-Fi setup.

FAQ’s 

Here some of the FAQs and their answers are given.

  • Paper Not Feeding

To overcome the situation, first, see if the paper is properly loaded or not. If you wish to load a stack, make sure that the edges are aligned. Make sure the paper you are using is not curled or bent. 

Also, make sure that the paper size is matched with the mentioned paper size in the print settings. In case, you see any jammed paper within the paper tray, immediately remove it.

Also, properly clean the paper feed roller. After that, the paper not feeding issue should be resolved.

  • How can you Print from iPhone without AirPrint?

First, download the printing application and install it on your iOS device. Next, open the printing app and follow the online instructions in order to connect. Next, you have to open a wireless connection. Either wi-fi or USB.

Thereafter, click on the Add Printer option. Now, the device will automatically search for the wireless printer. On the next page, choose the printer model and then tap on ‘Add to your mobile’ option.

Once the printer has been successfully added, insert some straight and white paper in the printer and after that, tap on the Print option. After that, select the printer model and print.