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Why Canon IJ Is Perfect For You?

A Canon all-in-one printer is ideal for both the home and office. Additionally, all Canon printers are compatible with nearly every major operating system, including Windows, Android, and Apple iOS. A Canon printer will also give you the best quality and speed when printing documents. Printing tasks can be completed quickly and easily with Canon printers.

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Getting Started With Canon IJ

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Follow the steps outlined below to get started with setting up the ij.start.cannon

  • To begin this process, you will need a computer or a laptop. 
  • Open your device’s web browser. You can choose from Google Chrome, Internet Edge, or Mozilla Firefox.  
  • In the browser, find the address bar in the top left corner. To enter the address bar, type “ij.start.cannon” and press enter. 
  • The website home page will now appear. All of the procedures are listed in tabs on the home page. To set up your account, click the “Set Up” icon. 
  • You will be redirected to a new window when clicking it. It is here that you will enter your model number. If you type the model number manually, it will be saved to the database. If you use the click select option that is located on the same page, the model number will be saved automatically. 
  • Once you enter the model number and click the enter key, the setup instructions will appear. Follow the directions on your screen. 

Steps to Download Canon IJ Software

  • First of all, open the internet browser.
  • Search for “ij.start.cannon” in the address bar.
  • It will then display the official website.
  • Once you’ve tapped on the “Setup” icon, it will take you to the setup screen.
  • Next, you have to enter the printer model.
  • Tap on “Go” next.
  • Then, click “Start”.
  • In order to prepare the printer, the users should follow the instructions onscreen.
  • On the next screen, you will see the download link.
  • Once you click on the download button, the download will begin.
  • As soon as this is completed, the “.exe” file will begin to download.

Process to Install Your Canon Printer Driver

  • Select “Start setup”.
  • Click “Continue” after this.
  • Once you have done that, tap on the “Next” button.
  • It will ensure that you have the most recent software and drivers.
  • The next step is to “Select country or region.”
  • You can proceed further by tapping the “Next” button.
  • A “License Agreement” popup will appear on the screen.
  • Note: Make sure you read the terms and click the “Yes” button.
  • Click “Agree” to proceed.
  • The printer status is now being checked.
  • After selecting your connection method, click “Next.”
  • In addition to Wi-Fi, wired LAN, and USB connections, you will have three options.
  • Afterward, you have to select the method of connection.

Wifi Connection Setup:

  1. Click “Wi-Fi connection.”
  2. Then click “Next”.
  3. Now turn on the printer by pressing the ON button.
  4. You will then be prompted to click on “Next” again.
  5. As soon as it detects the printer, it will begin printing.
  6. A screen will now display the name of the printer.
  7. Once you have selected the printer, click the “Next” button.
  8. Following the on-screen prompts will then be required.
  9. You can choose an alternative method for all users by selecting the “Alternative Methods” option.
  10. In case a wireless connection cannot be established, choose “Alternative Method.”

Set Up Wired LAN on IJ.Start.Cannon

  • Choose “Wired LAN Connection (Ethernet Cable)” as the connection method.
  • Click on the “Next” button.
  • Once this has been done, make sure you have plugged in the printer correctly and it is working.
  • Next, click on “Next”.
  • You should now see the name of your printer on the screen.
  • If the name does not appear on the screen, then tap on “Search for IP address” to look for the printer.
  • After clicking on “Search for IP address,” the user should follow the prompts and click “Next”.
  • Click “Next” to start the printer connection process. 

Set Up Your Printer Hardware - USB Connection

  • As soon as you have completed the hardware setup and downloaded the canon printer driver software according to the instructions in “ij.start.cannon”, proceed to the next step: setting up your device.  
  • Firstly, you need to make sure that your printer is turned on before you begin the process. Verify that your device is powered on by checking for the green light.
  • When you double-click the downloaded software you will be presented with the “User Control Wizard”. Allow the software to run by clicking the “Run” button here. 
  • A new window appears, the “Welcome Window”. “Next” will appear. 
  • To set up your guide, you must follow a step-by-step procedure. The following steps must be followed in the same manner as those at ij.start.cannon. 
  • A screen will appear on your computer asking you to select between a USB and wireless connection, click “Wireless Connection”. 
  • Next to “Connect to Network” on the window that appears on your screen, click it. 
  • The next screen allows you to choose the method of connection that you desire. Usually, this technique involves using wired or wireless technology. You have to click “Cabless Setup” here.
  • When the “Connection via Cableless setup” screen appears you have to hold down the printer’s Wi-Fi button. Do this until the orange alarm lamp flashes 2 times, release the button immediately after the second flash.
  • Confirm that the Blue color Wi-Fi lamp flashes quickly and Click the “Next” button. In this process, your network connection gets “Disable” temporarily. Wait for some time to allow your printer device to connect. 
  • The next window on your Device now prompts you to enter your geographical region. After selecting, click “Next”. 
  • Thus, you need to select your place of residence on the next screen before clicking “Next”.
  • This screen displays a list of software that has been installed on the computer. Installing Canon software is done by selecting it here. In case of confusion about what software to install, install them all, then uninstall any you don’t need. When you have selected the software, click “Next”. 
  • The “License Agreement Document” is now open for viewing. Upon reviewing this document carefully, please click ‘yes’ when you are satisfied with all the provisions.
  • This leads to an appearance of an “Allow Install Wizard Process” window on your screen. Once more, click “Next”. 
  • You’ll find information about your printer, along with the name (or SSID) of your wireless network in the window that follows. In this section, click “Complete”
  • By now, you should see that your Blue color lamp has stopped blinking and your Windows setup is now complete. 
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