Print a Document with Canon PRINT (iOS)

Article ID: ART162565 | Date published: 09/29/2015 | Date last updated: 09/12/2023


This article will show you how to print a document from Canon PRINT on an iOS device.


Before Starting

Depending on the iOS device you are using, the interface may look slightly different than the images in this article.

To print a document in Canon PRINT, follow the steps below.

  1. From the main screen, tap Document Print.

    Tap Document Print (outlined in red)

  2. Select Documents or Cloud Services.  In this example, Documents will be selected.

    Tap Documents (outlined in red)

  3. Recently saved PDF files will be shown.

    Recent PDF files

    You can tap one of these files, or you can tap Browse to specify a location where a document is saved.

    Tap Browse at the upper left to specify if you want to specify a location in your iCloud Drive or on your device.

    Tap Browse at the upper left (outlined in red) to specify if you want to specify a location in your iCloud Drive or on your device

    Specify a location where you have a document saved.  In this example, On My iPhone will be selected.

    Tap On My iPhone (outlined in red)

  4. Browse through the folders displayed. You can sort the folders by Name, Date, Size, or Tags.

     If you tap the ellipsis (the three dots in the circle), you can specify how you want to sort the displayed items (by name, date, size, kind, or tags). You can also create a subfolder in the folder you're currently browsing through.

    In this example, tap PRINT, then Documents.

    Tap on a folder (outlined in red) or PDF displayed in this screen. If you tap the ellipsis (outlined in red), you can choose how you want to sort the displayed items

    Documents folder outlined in red

  5. Tap on the document that you want to print.

     For steps on deleting a previously scanned document, click here.

    Tap on the document to print (outlined in red)

  6. The document will appear on the screen.  Tap Next.

    Tap Next (outlined in red)

    On the Print screen, you can tap Change settings to change your print options, or you can tap Print.

    Print screen

    Your document will be printed.


     If you wish to open a saved document in another app, click here.

     Tapping X will take you back to the main screen.


Deleting a Scanned Document

 If you want to delete a document that you scanned in previously, open the Files app on your device. Navigate to the document in question, tap and hold on the icon for the document for 3 seconds, then let go. A menu will appear on the screen. Tap Delete.

Tap Delete (outlined in red)

The document is now deleted.


Open a Document in Another App

 If you want to use another app to open a document that you scanned in previously, tap the Share  icon in Step 6 above. Several options will appear.  Select an app that you wish to use to open the document (Books is used in this example).

Tap Books (outlined in red)

After tapping Books as shown in the screen above, this PDF will open in the Books app.

Document shown in Books

The apps you can select will vary depending on what is installed on your iOS device.

For support and service options, sign into (or create) your Canon Account from the link below.
My Canon Account

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