Make a Copy with Canon PRINT

Article ID: ART166654 | Date published: 10/03/2016 | Date last updated: 09/14/2023


This article explains how to make a copy using Canon PRINT. This article applies to both the iOS and Android versions of this app.

Please note that not all models that are supported by this app will support this function.


Installing Canon PRINT Inkjet on your smartphone/tablet allows you to perform copy settings or operations from your smartphone/tablet.

Canon PRINT Inkjet is a Canon-made application and can be downloaded from the App Store (iOS) and Google Play (Android).

  1. Make sure that the printer is turned on.

  2. Load paper into the appropriate source.

  3. Connect the printer and your smartphone/tablet.

  • For iOS:

Connection with a router

Direct Connect / Access Point Mode

  • For Android:

Connection with a router

Direct Connect / Access Point Mode

  1. Start Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY from your smartphone / tablet.

  2. Make sure your printer is selected.
    If not, select your printer.

  3. Tap Copy on the main menu.

    Tap Copy (outlined in red)

  4. Specify settings as necessary.
    The setting items below are available.

    • Copies

    • Paper Size

    • Media Type

    • Magnification

    • Copy Intensity

    • Print Quality

  5. Load original document on the platen (scanner) glass or in the ADF (Auto Document Feeder).

  6. Tap Color Copy in the application for color copying or Black Copy for black & white copying.

  7. If a screen asking you to enter a password is displayed, enter the printer's password (usually the printer's serial number) and tap OK in the application.
    If asked to save the password, tap SaveNot now, or Do not save.

    Enter the printer's password and tap OK

    The machine starts copying.

If your product issue was not resolved after following the steps above, or if you require additional help, please create or log in to your Canon Account to see your technical support options.

Or if you still need help, visit our Canon Community by clicking the button below to get answers:

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