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How do I connect my Canon Pixma printer to my laptop?

It is very important to check for two conditions in case you are looking forward to connect your PIXMA printer to your wireless network.

PIXMA Printer Wireless Connection Setup

Follow the following steps:-

1.Make sure that you have an access point (also knows as or hub) which will help you to have an internet connection. Before you proceed to next step, please ensure that your access point must be working properly.

  1. Whatever device you are using i.e., PC, Mac, Tablet or Smartphone must be connected to the internet.

Make an initial check to ensure the connectivity of computer being used with the printer is connected to the network, open any webpage by using internet from your computer, if your device does that successfully, means that your computer is connected to the internet, if not then before moving forward, you need to address & fix this issue first.


If you are having any issues or doubts regarding how to set up your access point or an internet connection, Please refer to the instruction manual for the access point which is being used by you or talk to your Internet Service Provider.

Upon meeting above explained criteria, it is required to choose your product to access the wireless setup instructions.


PIXMA MG5640 Wi-Fi Setup Guide

Few access points (known as routers or hubs) comes with an automatic connection button labelled as “WPS” which symbolize for Wi-Fi Protected Setup and allows permitted devices to get connected to your network without requiring to enter a password. This is the simplest way of connecting your PIXMA printer, hence if your access point s a WPS button please choose ‘WPS Connection Method’ below for instructions on connecting using this method.

Just in case your access point does not support WPS, please choose ‘Standard Connection Method’ below.

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