If you wish to use the Canon Pixma MG3620 printer, you will have to set up the printer properly. You must prefer to set up the Canon MG3620 printer wirelessly because, with a wireless setup, you can connect multiple devices. It enables different devices to print and scan documents simultaneously. In this post, we have explained to you how to connect the MG3620 printer to wifi. We have explained the complete Canon Pixma MG3620 wireless setup in detail.

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Canon Pixma MG3620 Wireless Setup: Via Control Panel

The very first that we are going to explain to you in this guide is to set up a Canon Pixma MG3620 printer wirelessly using a Control panel. For this, go through the steps mentioned below.

canon mg3620 wireless setup: Setup via control panel

  • To start with, you need to make sure that there is no printing job in process on your Canon printer. In case there is any job, you’ll have to make sure to let all those jobs complete.
  • Next, if you notice any Led flashing for the wireless icon, you will have to press the Stop button on the printer.
  • After this, you will have to go to the wireless icon on the printer and then press the button. Make sure to hold the button until the LED is stable on the printer.
  • When done, you will have to click on the colour option and then press the Wifi option.
  • After this, you will have to make sure that the Led light for wireless is On and is stable.
  • Next, you will have to visit the official Canon website to download the required printer drivers on the system.
  • When done, you will have to insert the installation CD into your system. You will then have to open the CD ROM folder and then click on the exe file to start the installation process.
  • Next, you will have to choose the language and the region and proceed with the installation of the file.
  • Once done, you will have to choose the connection type as Wireless LAN. Also, make sure to agree to the terms and conditions.
  • When done, you will have to click on the option to connect the printer using a wireless router and then click on Next.
  • Now, simply follow all the instructions on the screen to complete the installation process.

Canon Pixma MG3620 Wireless Setup: Via WPS Method

Another way that you can use to connect the Canon Pixma MG3620 printer to wifi is to use the WPS method. Below we have listed all the steps that you will have to follow.

canon pixma mg3620 printer: Via WPS button

  • To start with, you will have to hold the power button of the Canon Pixma printer and open the control panel.
  • You will then have to press the wifi button on your printer and keep holding it till you the LED lights becomes stable on your printer.
  • Next, you will have to press the start button on your printer.
  • When done, you will have to look for the wifi button and press the same.
  • Now, you will have to check if the wireless indicator is flashing on the system and the On LED should be stable after that.
  • After this, you will have to turn on the router and the wireless less. In case it is not On, the printer won’t be able to connect to the network.
  • Next, you will have to press the WPS button on the router and then keep holding it until you see that LEDs are stable.
  • After this, you will have to wait for some time until the connection is established between the system.
  • In the end, you will have to make sure that the LEDs on both your devices are lit.

Canon Pixma MG3620 Wireless Setup: Via WPS Pin Method

If you have a WPS pin with you, you can also use it for Canon Pixma MG3620 wireless setup. For this, you will have to follow the steps mentioned below.

  • To start with, you will have to make sure that you know how to open the control panel on your Canon Pixma MG3620 printer.
  • Next, on the control panel, you will have to click on the wireless option.
  • You need to keep holding the wireless option till the LED becomes stable on the printer.
  • After this, you will have to look for the Wifi button and also, press the same on the system.
  • Next, you will have to wait till the printer network information appears on the page. On this page, you will find the information for the WPS pin.
  • After this, you will have to press the stop button after the LED flashes 16 times.
  • When done, you will have to set the WPS pin that you have set up.
  • Now, make sure that the wifi LED is ON. This indicates that the wireless connection is established.

Canon MG3620 Printer Wifi Setup in Windows

Now, to set up your Canon Pixma MG3620 printer wirelessly in Windows, you will have to follow the steps mentioned below.

canon mg3620 wifi setup: driver download

  • For this, you will have to make sure that you have started the Canon printer properly.
  • After this, you will have to press the wifi button on the control panel and hold it will you see that the On LED is flashing.
  • Next, you need to press the colour button and then press the wifi button. Make sure to press the two simultaneously and then make sure that the LED flashes multiple times.
  • When done, you will have to wait till the power LED is stable. You will then have to move to your system.
  • Now, you will have to start any web browser on the system.
  • Next, you will have to open the official canon website and then make sure to download the compatible drivers on your system. Make sure to download the drivers according to the operating system that you are using.
  • When done, you will have to click on the downloaded file and then make sure to verify that the version of the operating system and the device are the same.
  • In case it is not correct, you will have to choose the correct one from the drop-down menu.
  • After this, you will have to click on the download option to start downloading the drivers.
  • Wait for the process to complete. On completion, you will have to make sure to click on the downloaded file and then on the control panel, you will have to press the Yes option.
  • After this, you will have to click on the setup tab and then proceed with the process as mentioned.
  • You will then have to select the connection type as Wireless LAN connection.
  • Next, you will have to click on the mark option to connect via the wireless router option.
  • When done, you will get a list of all the available networks near you.
  • Now, you will have to click on the SSID of your network and then type the password.
  • When it will be connected, you need to click on the exit option to finish the process.

Canon MG3620 Printer Wifi Setup in Mac

In this section of this guide, we have explained to you how to perform canon MG3620 wireless setup in Mac. Make sure to follow all the steps in the same way as mentioned to avoid any issues.

Setup the Wireless Connection on Canon PIXMA MG3620 Printer: Mac Wireless Setup

  • To start with, you will have to tale a wireless button and that should have one WPS button. You will need it to connect to the system.
  • After this, you will have to ensure that your network utilizes WPA/WPA2 security protocol.
  • Next, you need to power ON your printer by tapping on the power button.
  • When done, you will have to press the wifi button and hold it till you see that the alarm lamp is blinking.
  • After this, a blue light will blink beside the wireless icon on your Canon Pixma MG3620 printer,
  • Now, you will have to press the WPS button on the router immediately. If you fail to do so within 2 minutes, you may fail to connect to the network.
  • When done, you will have to make sure that the Wifi LED is blinking. Now, the printer will look for all the available devices near you and list them for you.
  • You need to choose the one to which you wish to connect your network too.
  • Next, you will have to wait till the power and Wireless LEDs become stable. It indicates that the connection is properly established.
  • After this, you will have to start a web browser on your system and then look for the canon official website. From the website, you will have to download the required drivers based on the operating system that you are using.
  • In the end, you will have to click on the downloaded file and start the installation process.
  • Follow all the instructions appearing On-screen and complete the process.

Basic Troubleshooting Steps for Canon MG3620 Printer

Now, sometimes you may face issues while using the Canon Pixma MG3620 printer. There can be different reasons for which you can encounter the issue. Here are some basic troubleshooting steps that you can use to fix the issue.

  • To begin with, you need to make sure that you have downloaded and updated all the printer drivers for the Canon MG3620 printer.
  • Next, if the printer is not printing, you will have to make sure that there is sufficient ink in the cartridge
  • Moreover, you will have to make sure that you have configured your printer properly.
  • Make sure to set your Canon Pixma MG3620 printer as your default printer.

Winding Up

So, this was the complete Canon MG3620 wireless setup process. We have tried explaining each process in detail so that you do not face issues while using the printer. In case you face the issues even after following all the steps properly, we will suggest you seek technical help. The team will guide you through the complete process.

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