Setting up Your Wireless Canon PIXMA TS3122

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how to set up your Canon PIXMA printer on a wireless network using the Easy Wireless Connect method on a Windows® computer. Let’s get started! Before connecting your printer to the network, confirm that your wireless router is available and properly set up.

Easy Wireless Connect with a Windows Computer

Easy Wireless Connect with a Windows Computer

  • Also, confirm that your computer is connected to the network.
  • First, make sure your printer is plugged in and turned on.
  • The green light next to the power button will be lit when the printer is on. Now, check your printer.
  • If the power light is flashing, press the Stop button.
  • Next press and hold the Direct button until the icon starts to flash.
  • The printer will enter easy Wireless Connect Mode.

Now let’s install the software.

Insert the bundled CD-ROM that came with your Canon PIXMA printer into your computer or download the installation files from the Canon website by visiting ij.start.canon Follow these links to download the software for your printer.

  • Open the downloaded file on your computer to get started.
  • Click on Start Setup.

The installation program will attempt to acquire information about the latest drivers and software updates. This may take several minutes.

  • Select your place of residence, and click Next.
  • The License Agreement screen will be displayed.
  • Click yes to continue with the installation.
  • An Extended Survey Program screen will appear.

This optional program is used for the development and marketing of Canon products so they will better meet our customer’s needs.

  • If you agree to participate in the Extended Survey Program, click Agree.
  • If you click Do Not Agree, the Extended Survey Program will not be installed.
  • If you have security software on your computer you may see this screen.
  • Verify there is a check in the box next to “Deactivate the block“, and click Next.
  • On the Check the Connection Method screen, click Yes to continue with the wireless set up.
  • The software setup may detect your wireless router’s capabilities and display this screen.
  • Select your wireless router and enter your wireless network password, then click Next.
  • The network connection is temporarily disabled during setup.
  • This may take several minutes.
  • When you see the connection completed screen, click Next.
  • Now the drivers will be installed.
  • This may take several minutes.
  • Next, the Print Head Alignment screen will be displayed.
  • Load plain paper into the printer.
  • Click printhead alignment, then click Start and follow the on-screen instructions.
  • When the Print Head Alignment is complete, click Next.
  • Now the test print window is displayed.
  • If you would like to make a test print, click Start.
  • After test printing, click Next.
  • You can skip test printing by simply clicking Next.
  • Your printer is now connected to your computer.
  • If this is your default printer make sure the “Set as default printer” box is checked.
  • Now the software will be installed. Click Next. A list of applications will appear.
  • Click Next. The software will now be installed.
  • This may take several minutes.
  • On this screen, you can get instructions on how to set up a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet.
  • Click Next . At this time you’ll be prompted to register your product.
  • If you choose to register at this time, a new window will open.
  • After registration is complete you can continue with the installation.
  • When this screen appears, click Exit to complete the installation.

Congratulations!

This completes the setup of your Canon PIXMA printer to a Windows® computer using the Easy Wireless Connect method. Now you are ready to print or scan.

Easy Wireless Connect with a iOS device such as an iPhone or iPad

Easy Wireless Connect with a iOS device

How to Setting Up Your Wireless Canon PIXMA TS3122 printer on a wireless network with a compatible iOS device such as an iPhone or iPad, using the Easy Wireless Connect method. Let’s get started! Before connecting your printer to the network, confirm that your wireless router is available and properly set up.

  • Also, confirm that your mobile device is connected to the network.
  • First, make sure your printer is plugged in and turned on. The green light next to the power button will be lit when the printer is on.
  • Now, check your printer. If the power light is flashing press the stop button.
  • Next, press and hold the Direct button until the icon starts to flash. The printer will enter Easy Wireless Connect mode.

Now let’s download the Canon print app on your iOS device

  • Find and tap the App Store icon.
  • Tap Search. In the search box, type Canon PRINT, then tap search.
  • When you see this screen tap Get Then continue the download and installation process.
  • On your iOS device go to Settings.
  • Select Wi-Fi®. And then connect to the network created by your Canon Printer.
  • Now, let’s open the Canon PRINT app.
  • Check to see if your printer appears at the top of the screen.
  • If it does, the setup is complete.
  • If not, tap the Add Printer icon.
  • Tap Register Printer.
  • Tap OK.
  • Next, tap Auto Select Connection Method.
  • Select the name of the wireless router you would like to use.
  • Enter the password for your wireless router, and tap OK.
  • The network settings will be sent to the printer.
  • When this message appears, Tap OK.
  • Verify the printer is detected.
  • Tap the name of your printer when it appears.

This will select and connect the printer with your device. Tap OK. If you’d like to test print using images from your device, tap Select Images. Congratulations! This completes the setup of your Canon PIXMA printer to your iOS device using the Easy Wireless Connect method.

Now you are ready to print or scan.

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