Checking the Access Point Name or Network Key (MF8580Cdw/MF8280Cw)

Article ID: ART142014 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Checking the Access Point Name or Network Key (MF8580Cdw/MF8280Cw)


Checking the SSID and Network Key from a Computer

The SSID or the network key may have been changed. If you do not know the SSID or the network key, you can check them by using the Canon MF/LBP Wireless Setup Assistant included with the User Software CD-ROM. The Canon MF/LBP Wireless Setup Assistant can be used on a computer connected to a wireless LAN.

1. Insert the User Software CD-ROM into the drive on the computer.

  • Select a language and click [OK] if you are prompted to do so.

2. Click [Start Software Programs].


3. Click [Start] for [Canon MF/LBP Wireless Setup Assistant].


4. Read the License Agreement and click [Yes] to agree.


5. Check the information displayed for the wireless router.

  • Write down the necessary information. If you do not know what information is necessary, write down all the information that is displayed.


If wireless routers are not found
Click [Refresh]. If nothing happens, check that the settings are correctly configured on the computer and the wireless router.



Rate this Article
Was this article helpful?
Yes, This document is helpful
No, This document needs a clearer explanation
Please provide your comments