Canon Pixma IP110 is an all-in-one compact printer that allows its users to connect with the computer wirelessly. Hence, to use its amazing print quality, the first thing you have to set up the printer properly. Hence, it is essential to know the Canon IP110 setup process.
How to Setup Canon Pixma IP110 Wireless Printer?
The easiest method to perform the Canon IP110 wireless setup is by using the WPS connection method. Before applying the setup steps, there are some conditions that you need to consider. These are:
- The wireless router must have the WPS button.
- The network must need to follow the WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) or WPA2 security protocol.
Afterward, you can perform the steps as follows:
- First of all, confirm that the printer is turned on.
- Press the Wi-Fi button and hold it for a few seconds until the white power indicator started to flash.
- Press the WPS button on the router and hold it for at least 2 minutes.
Now, the printer will start to search for the available network and you will see that the blue Wi-Fi indicator is flashing. Once the printer made the connection successfully to the broadcast network, the while and blue indicator will stop flashing and remain lit.
Network Settings Configuration:
Now, you have to confirm that the printer is connected successfully to the broadcast network. To check this, you can print out the network settings of the printer (if you want). Here are the steps that you can follow to do this:
- Load the paper into the paper tray of the printer.
- Press the ‘Resume/Cancel’ button and hold it until the white power indicator flashes 6 times.
Afterward, you will see that the network information page will be printed. Now, confirm that the ‘Connection’ indicates ‘Active’ and the SSID Service Set Identifier shows the correct name of the broadcast network.
Now, you have to install the driver and software of your Canon IP110 printer. If you don’t have the installation CD that comes with your printer, you can download it from the official website of Canon.
How to Install Driver and Software Using CD-ROM?
To perform this installation procedure, you can go through the steps mentioned below:
In the beginning, insert the CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive of your computer and run the setup. If the setup screen doesn’t appear automatically, go to ‘This PC’ or ‘My Computer’ and click on the CD-ROM. Click twice on the ‘MSETUP4.EXE’ option.
Once the initial startup screen appears, tap on the Next button. Afterward, choose the ‘Wireless LAN Connection’ option as the connection method and click on Next.
Select the ‘Access Point Connection (recommended)’ option as the broadcast LAN connection method and tap on the Next button to continue.
Next, make sure that the printer is turned on and the while power indicator is On. Click on the Next button. Now, the software will start to search for the available network. Make sure that the ‘Settings printer could not be found on the list’ option is selected and tap on the Next button.
Now, it will initiate the Setup Guide Installation process. Click on the Next button to continue. Afterward, tap on the ‘Cableless Setup’ option.
Once the ‘Connection via Cableless setup’ screen appears, press the Wi-Fi button of the printer and hold it until the white power indicator flashes 2 times. Click on Next.
Next, confirm that the blue Wi-Fi indicator started to flash quickly and the white power indicator is lit. Then, tap Next.
Now, the ‘Setting up. Network Connection is temporarily disabled during setup. Please wait.’ message will appear. When the printer successfully connects the access point, tap on the Next button.
Once the ‘Select Your Place of Residence’ screen appears, select your country and click on the Next button to proceed further. Afterward, choose your region from the list of regions. Click Next.
Once the ‘Software Installation List’ screen opens, choose the software that you want to install and tap on the Next button to continue.
If you are not sure which software you wish to install, nothing to get worried about this. You can uninstall this at any time you want.
When the ‘License Agreement’ screen appears, tap on the Yes button to agree on the license agreement. Afterward, click on the Next button from the ‘Please Allow All Install Wizard processes’ screen.
Now, the software is installed properly. If the ‘Check Printer Settings’ screen appears during the installation process, click on the Redetect button. It will start to search for the printer again. It might take a couple of minutes depending on the network configuration.
Once the ‘Cableless setup is complete’ screen appears, check the Model Name and SSID of the wireless network and tap on the Complete button. Afterward, it will open the ‘Print Head Alignment Recommended’ screen. Click on Next.
Now, you will get the option to register the printer. If you want to register it, click on the Next button. Else, click on the Cancel button.
To take part in the Extended Survey program, tap on the Agree button. If it’s not, click on the ‘Do not agree’ option.
If the ‘Test print’ screen appears and if you want to take a test printer of the Canon IP110 printer, tap on the Execute button. Else, click Next.
Once you will see the ‘Install completed successfully’ message appears on the screen, tap on the Exit button to complete the setup process.
That’s all. These are the overall steps for the Canon IP110 setup.