How to install the software from the Setup CD or from the Setup & Manual site (wireless LAN connection) - MG3520
Article ID: ART143729 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 12/06/2019
 

Description

This article provides instructions on how to set up your PIXMA MG3520 / MG3522 for use on a wireless LAN using either the Setup CD-ROM or the software available from the Canon IJSetup site.

 

Solution

Before installing the software

To use your printer via wireless LAN connection, you need to complete the printer settings for wireless LAN connection before installing the software.

 

Windows (macOS users click here)

 

IMPORTANT
  • Quit all applications before installation.
  • Log on using an administrator account.
  • Internet connection may be required during the installation. Connection fees apply.

 

1. Insert the CD-ROM into the computer.


 Note
  • If your computer does not have a CD-ROM drive or you do not have the Setup CD, click here, then click Download.

 

2. Click [ Run Msetup4.exe ] on the AutoPlay screen, then click [ Yes ] or [ Continue ] on the User Account Control dialog box.
If the User Account Control dialog box reappears in following steps, click [ Yes ] or [ Continue ].


 
REFERENCE
If the CD-ROM does not autorun:
Double-click [ (My) Computer ] > CDROM icon > [ MSETUP4.EXE. ]

 

3. Click [ Next ].

 

REFERENCE
When the .NET Framework screen appears, click [Yes].

 

4. Click [ Next ].

REFERENCE
  • Easy-WebPrint EX
Easy-WebPrint EX is Web print software that is installed on the computer when installing the supplied software. Internet Explorer 7 or later (Windows) is required to use this software. An Internet connection is required for installation.

 

Follow any on-screen instructions to proceed with the software installation.

 

5. When the Setup Completion dialog box appears, click [ Complete ].

 

6. Click [ Next ].

 

- Important Information for the installation

 

  • If the Extended Survey Program screen appears


If you can agree to Extended Survey Program, click [ Agree ].
If you click [ Do not agree ], the Extended Survey Program will not be installed.
(This has no effect on the machine's functionality.)

 

  • When the Test Print window is displayed


Test printing will be performed to check the printer's operation.
Load plain paper into the printer and click [ Execute ].
After test printing, click [ Next ].
To skip test printing, click [ Next ] instead of [ Execute ].

 

7. Click [ Exit ] to complete the installation.
Remove the Setup CD-ROM and keep it in a safe place.

 

8. Quick Menu starts.

 

The software is installed in your Windows computer.


 

macOS


 Important

  • Quit all applications before installation.
     
  • If your Mac is running macOS version 10.12 or later, the software that can be obtained in step 1 will not run on your computer.  You will need to use the IJ Network Tool to configure the printer for wireless use.  Click here to go to the Drivers section of the support page for your printer.  Download and install the CUPS Printer Driver and the ICA driver.  Click here to go to the Software section of the support page for your printer.  Download and install the IJ Network Tool, then click here for instructions on setting up your printer for wireless use with a USB cable and the IJ Network Tool.

    If you do not have a USB cable available, you can use an iOS or Android device to set up the printer wirelessly.  For information on using an iOS device to set up your printer, click here.  For information on using an Android device to set up your printer, click here.

 

1. Click here, then click Download.

 

2. Double-click the downloaded .dmg file.

 

3. Double-click the [ Setup ] icon.

 

4. Click [ Next ].

 

5. In the subsequent screen, enter the administrator name and password. Then click [ Install Helper ].

 

6. Click [ Next ].

 

7. Click [ Next ].

 

Follow any on-screen instructions to proceed with the software installation.

 

8. Click [ Add Printer ].


 
REFERENCE
  • The alphanumeric characters after "Canon xxx series" is the machines Bonjour service name or MAC address.
  • If the machine is not detected, make sure of the following.
- The machine is turned on.
- The firewall function of any security software is turned off.
- The computer is connected to the access point.

 

9. Select [ Canon xxx series Canon IJ Network ] and click [ Add ].


 
CAUTION
If you will be installing the Canon printer driver on Mac OS X and using the printer through a network connection, you can select [ Bonjour ] or [ Canon IJ Network ] in the [ Add Printer ] dialog.
If [ Bonjour ] is selected, remaining ink level messages may differ from those indicated by [ Canon IJ Network ].
Canon recommends you to use [ Canon IJ Network ] for printing.

 

10. Click [ Next ].

 

11. Click [ Next ].

 

- Important Information for the installation

 

  • If the Extended Survey Program screen appears


If you can agree to Extended Survey Program, click [ Agree ].
If you click [ Do not agree ], the Extended Survey Program will not be installed.
(This has no effect on the machine's functionality.)

 

  • When the Test Print window is displayed


Test printing will be performed to check the printer's operation.
Load plain paper into the printer and click [ Execute ].
After test printing, click [ Next ].
To skip test printing, click [ Next ] instead of [ Execute ].

 

14. Click [ Exit ] to complete the installation.
Remove the Setup CD-ROM and keep it in a safe place.

 

 

15. Quick Menu starts.

 

The software is installed in your Mac OS X computer.

 

SIMS Doc Id

8201885400