Canon Pixma MG2922 wireless printer can be connected to a WiFi network without the need for cables or cords. You can scan or print virtually literally from any location be it at home or work. Simply set up the printer and as long as the printer is connected with an access point, you can enjoy wireless printing. If you also have a wireless printer then knowing the correct way to Canon mg2922 WiFi setup is important. 

However, it is not that easy to connect a Canon Mg2922 printer. Wireless printers require more effort than traditional printers for installation and configuration. This post will explain how you can do Canon printer setup MG2922 (wireless) on different OSs. Here, you will find the steps for every platform, whether it is Windows, Mac, Android, etc.

Canon MG2922 Wifi Setup For Printers Having Inbuilt Screens

If your wireless printers has a screen then follow these instructions for 

  • Tap on “Settings” first.
  • Thereafter click “Network Settings”.
  • Once you select “Wireless setup wizard”, the printer will begin to find networks.
  • Then, choose the name of your Wi Fi network and fill your password.
  • In the end, your printer is successfully connected to your network.

Canon MG2922 WiFi Setup (Wireless)

The steps to set up a MG2922 to WiFi using WPS are below:

  • “ON” your printer, then tap on a “WiFi” button at the top. Try not to release the Wi-Fi key until the light flashes.
  • Next, check for any blue indicator on the lamp. If the blue indicator doesn’t show up, restart your printer.

Canon MG2922 WiFi Setup (Wireless)

  • Next, locate the access point and press WPS within the following two minutes.
  • You will see a blue light blinking after that. This indicates that WPS attempts to connect with the router unit. After establishing the connection, the light will turn stable.
  • After you have completed the connection, you will need to place A4 sheets in the tray.
  • Next, you will need to check the status of the wireless connection before you make a soft copy.
  • Thereafter, choose the documents you need to print. Tap on the print-like icon or simply press Ctrl+P.

Canon Pixma MG2922 Setup – Windows

  • You must ensure that the initial setup of your printer is done correctly.
  • Turn on the printer and then start the Canon Pixma MG2922 setup wireless process.  
  • Continue holding down the Wireless button till the amber alarm light flashes.  
  • While the amber alarm light blinks, hold “WPS Button” on your router.
  • When the wireless light is steady, it indicates that the printer is connected.
  • Thereafter, insert the Canon MG2922 WiFi setup installation CD in the PC.
  • You can find the printer’s driver on the official website if you lose the CD. Simply, download the Canon print driver by going to the Canon printer manufacturer’s website.  

Canon print driver

Follow these instructions for installing the print driver for your Windows:

  • On Windows, open the Canon Pixma MG2922 driver. 
  • Click “Next” on the first screen.
  • Tap on “Next”.
  • Moving on, hit “Access Point Connection Method”.
  • Follow the instructions that pop up to conclude the installation.    
  • To get the alignment page for your printhead, align the printhead by clicking the “Execute” button.
  • Tap on “Next” after you see the Setup Complete page.  
  • Once you conclude the installation, simply print a test page.
  • You can easily do the Canon mg2922 wifi setup once you complete the instructions above.  

Canon Printer MG2922 Wireless Setup (Mac)

The Canon mg2922 connect to wifi process for Mac is straightforward. The steps for establishing a wireless connection on the printer on Mac are:

  • Download the Canon MG2922 driver from the official Canon website. You can also go to IJStartcannon.com for a detailed Canon software download process.

Canon Printer MG2922 Wireless Setup (Mac)

  • From the Mac, run that setup file.   
  • Tap on “Next” to select the region in which you reside.  
  • Please go through the License Agreement before you click “Agree”.
  • Select “Yes” on the screen for connection methods
  • To get connected to your printer, choose the wireless router.
  • Fill the Network Password, and hit “Next”.  
  • Now you need to wait for a few seconds for completing the Canon MG2922 setup.
  • Tap on “Add Printer” to pick the Canon MG2922 printer.
  • Thereafter hit “Next”.  
  • After the Canon MG2922 wifi setup is complete in Mac OS X, click “Next” to finish off the installation step.

The Pixma Canon App

It is really straightforward to set up Canon Pixma printer cartridges for wireless printing using an Android and iOS OS. Pixma Canon app offers many additional benefits such as the ability to print photos immediately after snapping them and multiple-picture printing. You can also modify the print settings in detail, such as page numbers and mode of color.

Pixma Canon App

Before you can proceed, you will need to install “Canon print app” via Google Play Store. Follow the instructions that pop up for installing the printer app. Continue with these steps after you are done with installing the app:

For Android

  • To turn the printer on, plug the power cord. Next, push the printer’s “Power” button. Once the Printer has been turned on, the green Power Lamp beside it will glow.  
  • Examine the Blue Wi-Fi light of your Printer. To indicate that the Wi-Fi light is on, it should flash. Press the Wifi button for long if the Wi-Fi light appears to be steady or off. Before you release the Wi-Fi button, the amber Alarm light should blink at least twice. Once the Wi-Fi lamp flashes rapidly, the ON lamp will turn green.  
  • Moving on, launch the app on your device and start following instructions popping on the screen. Thereafter, click “Add Printer”. Next hit “Register Printer”. Then tap on “Setup”. After that click “Choose Connection Method”. Lastly, connect from Wireless Router.
  • Select the Access Point/Wireless Network as per your choice. Click “OK” to fill the password.  
  • Your Android device will send the Network Settings to the printer. Tap OK if the notification “Sent Settings” appears on the display.
  • Verify that the Printer has been detected. Once the Printer name pops up, please tap on it. This will connect your Printer to your device. Hit “OK” after a confirmation message pops up.  
  • Lastly, take a test print in order to verify that the process is successful. 

Canon MG2922 Wifi Setup for IOS

Before proceeding, install the Canon print app from the App Store. Thereafter, obey the instructions on screen to install the print app. Continue with these steps after installing the app:

  • To ON the printer, plug the power cord. Next, push the Power button. Once it’s ON, the green Power Lamp beside it will glow.  

canon MG2922 Wifi Setup

  •  Examine the Blue Wi-Fi light of your Printer. To indicate that the Wi-Fi light is on, it should flash. Press the Wifi button for long if the Wi-Fi light appears to be steady or off. Before you release the Wi-Fi button, the amber Alarm light should blink at least twice. Once the Wi-Fi lamp flashes rapidly, the ON lamp will turn green.  
  • After launching the print app on the device, come to the main screen, Click on “Add Printer”.
  • Now click “Register Printer”.
  • Then tap on “Printer Setup“.
  • Lastly, connect via Wireless Route.

canon MG2922 Wifi Setup for IOS

  • Thereafter, the screen will direct you to connect your Wi-Fi device to the Canon IJ Setup Network. Now you need to switch from the iOS app to its Settings. Next, select Wi-Fi. Finally, get connected to the Canon IJ Setup Network.  
  • Once you have connected the device, simply return to the window of the Canon Print app. Click OK.  
  • Now, hit “Access Point/Wireless Network” as per your need. Tap OK after filling the password.  
  • Your Printer will receive the Network Settings from your iOS device. Click “OK” when the message “Sent settings” pops up.  
  • Check that the Printer has been detected. Once the Printer name appears on the screen, please tap on it. This will connect your Printer to your device. Tap “OK” when a confirmation message pops up.  
  • In the end, take a test print.

We hope this post helped you do Canon MG2922 WIFI setup on your Windows, Mac, Android and iOS devices. 

Frequently Asked Questions 

Q1. How To Reset Canon MG2922 WiFi?

  1. Hold down the Stop button for minimum 17 seconds, or until you see the Alarm lamp flashing up to 17 times.
  2. Press and hold the Stop button now. After doing that the network settings will be set up.

Q2. Why is The Canon Printer Connected But Not Printing?

The following are the main reasons why Canon printers do not print: The print jobs are trapped in the backlog of the printer. Paper jams prevent the printer from printing. The printer is unable to print caused by defective drivers or a lack of a wireless connection.

Q3. How To Find The Canon Printer’s WiFi Password?

The serial number of the printer is the password. It is  printed on a sticker that is glued to your printer. It has nine alphanumeric characters (4 alphabets and 5 numbers).

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