Wi-Fi Set Up Using the Printer's Cableless Method - MAXIFY MB2020

Article ID: ART162829 | Date published: 10/05/2015 | Date last updated: 02/21/2020


Learn how to use WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup®) to connect your MAXIFY MB2020 printer to a wireless network (LAN), using the printer's Cableless Setup method .


Your MAXIFY MB2020 printer can be connected to a Wi-Fi® network using the printer's Cableless Setup method. All you need is a WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup®) capable router.

Note If you aren't sure whether your wireless router is WPS enabled, consult your router's instruction manual.


To connect your printer wirelessly

You first need to set it up to receive network information from a computer or mobile device.

  1. From the Home screen on your printer, use the arrows to select WLAN, then press OK.

    Printer home screen, with WLAN selected (upper right corner).

  2. Press Wireless LAN setup. The printer searches for WPS capable routers nearby.

    WLAN screen with Wireless LAN setup selected.

    If a WPS capable router is found, you'll see the screen below.

    Screen: WPS-compatible access point is detected.

    If you don't see this screen, skip to step 5.

  3. When prompted, press the WPS button on your router.

    Screen: To start setup, press and hold the WPS button on the access point, then press OK on the device.

  4. On the printer screen, press the Stop Stop button. button.

  5. On the Wireless LAN setup screen, select Other setup, then press OK.

    Wireless LAN setup screen, with Other setup selected.

  6. Select Cableless setup and press OK.

    Cableless setup selected on Other setup screen.

  7. Press OK.

    Screen: Enable direct communication with a computer or smartphone, etc. to retrieve the settings details and set up. Select OK.

  8. When the screen below appears, continue with the setup. You can either:

Follow any onscreen instructions to complete the setup.

Screen: Follow the instructions on the computer or smartphone, etc. to perform the operation.

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