Connect Your Printer Using Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) - PIXMA MX922

Article ID: ART139014 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 02/18/2020
 

Description

Learn how to quickly get your PIXMA MX922 printer connected to a WPS enabled wireless router.

Solution

Connect your PIXMA MX922 printer to a wireless router via WPS™ Push Button method. If your router has a WPS button on it, see the instructions below to connect your printer.


Check to see if your router supports WPS

You do not need to know your SSID or password (network key) when using this method. If your router supports WPS, it should display the WPS symbol. For additional details, refer to your router's documentation.

Image shows 2 routers with the WPS symbol and button displayed



Connect your printer to a secure wireless network

Video  Watch a video or follow the written steps below to connect your PIXMA MX922 the network.

  • WPS Setup - Windows

  • WPS Setup - macOS®



Connect your printer to a wireless network

Follow these steps to connect your printer to a secure Wi-Fi® network:

  1. Make sure your printer is ON.

  2. Press the Menu button on the printer's operation panel.

  3. Use the arrow buttons (LEFT,RIGHT, UP, and DOWN) to select WLAN setup, then press OK.

    WLAN setup icon
  4. The printer searches for access points (routers). If a WPS-compatible access point is detected, the following screen appears.

    LCD screen shot showing instructions to press the WPS button on the router
  5. Press and hold the WPS button on your router for 5 seconds, then press OK on the printer's operation panel.
    Note For specific details on your router's WPS button operation, refer to your router documentation.

  6. Press OK when Connected to the access point appears.

    LCD screen shot showing 'Connected to the access point'

    Note If the timeout error screen appears, press OK, then start over from step 4.

  7. Your printer is now connected to your Wi-Fi network.



Other connection methods

If the WPS Push Buton fails, there are several other methods to connect your printer to your wireless router:

  • Standalone

Standard Setup (Directly Enter the Network Password on the Printer)
WPS PIN Code (Refer to the Router's Documentation for Instructions on Entering a PIN Code)

  • Windows PC

Using a USB Cable and the Downloadable Driver

  • macOS®

Using a USB Cable, the CUPS Printer Driver, and the IJ Network Tool



Additional help to install setup software

Note To learn more about installing the software that comes on the setup CD, select one of the following:


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