Wireless Set Up for a PIXMA MX492 From a MAC (VIDEO)
Article ID: ART164077 | Date published: 12/23/2015 | Date last updated: 03/02/2020


This how-to video shows printer step-by-step setup for wireless MAC connectivity.


This video will walk you through a wireless setup of the PIXMA MX492 with a Mac® computer.

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 If your Mac is running macOS 10.14 or later, you will need to follow a different sequence of steps to set up the Mac to work with the printer wirelessly.

  1. Connect the printer to the wireless network by:

  1. ​Download and install the drivers and software for the printer.

  • If the printer won't connect to your wireless network via any of the methods in step 1, you can use the Canon IJ Network Tool to connect the printer to the network. You'll need a USB cable if you want to connect the printer to your network using this method.