These printers need to be wirelessly controlled from both desktop PCs and mobile devices. Therefore, driver installation becomes essential. An important component of the setup is driver installation. If you don't know how to install it below, let me know that there is his website called Use this link to install Canon setup on your computer. But once you've unpacked or purchased your Canon printer, let's start with setting up your printer.

Ij.Start.Canon printer setup

Follow the steps below to set up and install Canon IJ, which supports various functions such as printing, copying, faxing, scanning, and wireless settings. Follow the instructions to extract all Canon IJ features. If you just bought an IJ printer and are trying to set it up via ij.start canon for the first time, please pay close attention to these steps. This section describes how to set up a Cannon printer using a USB cable. You have to take it out of the package first.

  • Then remove all printer accessories and the orange and yellow tape that protects them.
  • Then take a USB cable and plug one end of it into the printer's USB port.
  • Plug the other end into your computer's USB port.
  • As soon as you connect both devices, the software installation will begin. If the installation process has not yet started, you will need to manually set up your Canon iJ.start printer.
  • To complete the manual setup procedure, you will need to visit Canon's setup website, one of the most trusted websites for installing Cannon printer.
  • To get the correct printer driver, you will need to enter the model number of your recently purchased Canon IJ printer.
  • Double-click the .exe file and follow the instructions on the screen.
  • After the printer is properly installed, print a test page.

After downloading, install the driver.

You must follow the instructions provided carefully to accomplish this.

  • First you need to launch a web browser on your PC and navigate to
  • Here you need to enter the model name or serial number of your Canon printer.
  • Then click on the printer model each time it appears on the screen.
  • Then click the Drivers & Downloads tab and select the compatible printer driver suitable for the start.Canon IJ printer you just purchased.
  • After that, you need to click on the “Select” option and select the application that best suits your needs. To get the driver files, go to and select the Get option.
  • As soon as you click the download button, the download process will start.
  • After the download is complete, save the installation file to another location on your computer.
  • Locate the downloaded setup file and double-click it to start the installation process.
  • After the installation is complete, print a test page to make sure the printer is working properly. 

How to printer and a laptop connected.

  • Enter start.canonIJ to start printing.
  • Now you need to connect the two devices with a USB connection.
  • Start your computer and select the Start button.
  • Click to select Control Panel. Then you need to select the "Hardware and Sound" tab.
  • Below is a list of options.
  • Select your printer and device from the list that appears.
  • Then right click to add a printer.
  • Then select a nearby printer.

Detailed Instructions on How to Link an Android Phone to a Canon Printer

It explains the quick and easy process to get the driver from Next, we'll show you how to connect your Android phone to your Canon printer. You must follow the steps below.

  • Open the Google Play Store, enter "Canon Print" in the search box, and click OK.
  • Pay attention to how fast your search results load.
  • The Canon PRINT app is listed in the results. You have to click the app icon to install it. After the installation is complete, we need to start the application.
  • After selecting [Add Printer], simply select [Register Printer] in the Canon PRINT app.
  • After selecting the printer configuration, select Connect via wireless router.
  • After selecting the correct network, click OK to complete the process.
  • Canon printer users must first download and install the driver from before starting the procedure. Print documents from your Android smartphone.

In this blog, we have tried our best to provide all relevant and useful information about how to use Canon printers and laptops.The steps and methods of connecting Canon printers to laptops are easy. If we were able to help you connect your to your printer, please let us know the steps in case a friend or family member decides to purchase a new Canon printer in the future.


References: Canon iJ setup