How To Connect A Canon Printer To Laptop – Canon PIXMA Wireless Connection Setup Find instructions on how to setup the wireless connection on your PIXMA printer and also how to reset the printer to factory settings.
Some accessibility factors (at times known as routers or hubs) attribute an automatic connection button labeled “WPS” which stands for Wi-Fi Safeguarded Setup.
This allows permitted devices such as your PIXMA MG3540 to attach to your network without needing to enter a password and it will enable a fast and simple strategy of connecting your gadgets.
This method is by far the easiest way of connecting your Canon PIXMA MG3540, so if your access point has a WPS button, please select the ‘Canon Pixma WPS Connection Method’ Link below for instructions on connecting using this method.
If your router does not support WPS, we have provided alternative instructions to get your Canon PIXMA MG3540 connected so please select the ‘Standard Connection Method‘ Link below.
WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) is a method that allows you to connect network devices to a secure wireless network quickly. You need to do not will need to find out your SSID or password (community crucial) when employing this process. If you have a WLAN entry point/router that supports WPS, it is possible to connect your Canon wireless printer to the house network effortlessly.
To check if your router supports WPS, confirm your router has the symbol as shown below. ( For details, please see the access point/router’s manual )
Restoring your PIXMA MG3540 network settings back to the factory default settings
If you have to have to reset your community configurations again to manufacturing unit default, for instance, should you improve your access point, you can do so by following these guidelines.
You should notice that initialization erases all network options within the machine, so printing or scanning from a laptop or computer about the network will turn into not possible till the printer is re-configured with new network settings.
Keep to the procedure underneath to initialize the community settings:
- Press and hold the RESUME/CANCEL button until the alarm lamp flashes 17 times.
- Release the RESUME/CANCEL button.
The network settings have been reset back to factory default settings. If this process is still failing after following this guide, please contact us for further assistance.