PIXMA TS5020 Easy Wireless Connect setup - Windows Computers

 

Description

Windows / Wireless Network

Solution

Wireless Setup - Windows** Computers

**This article explains the setup on Windows computers.  For setup instructions on other Operating Systems, see here

To be able to use the PIXMA TS series printer to print or scan wirelessly on a Windows computer, the printer must first be connected to the Wireless Network and software drivers and applications installed on the computer.  The instructions /  screenshots  below show the setup program steps  when using the "Easy Wireless Connect" method to connect to the wireless network.

The setup process consists of 2 parts: 

1. Starting Easy Wireless Connect on the printer, and
2. Downloading and running the setup file to install the drivers and software.

 

1.  Start  Easy Wireless Connect on the printer.

Prior to starting setup on the Computer, Smartphone or tablet device, start the Easy wireless connect on the printer.  Then complete the setup on the computer or device. 
See the procedure below to start the Easy Wireless connect.

  1. Make sure that the printer is turned on.

    If the power is on, the POWER lamp (A) will be lit.

    figure: POWER lamp lights up

    (Appears in a new window)

    If the printer is performing cleaning, print head alignment, or other processes

    Wait for the process to finish, before starting setup.

  2. Press the HOME button (B) on the printer.

    If an error screen is displayed, press OK button, then press the HOME button.

    HOME screen
  3. Use the UpDownLeftRight buttons (C) to select Network status (D).

    HOME screen: Select Network status
     
  4. Press the OK button.
  5. Select LAN settings and press the OK button.

    Basic network information screen: Select LAN settings
  6. Select Wireless LAN and press the OK button.

    LAN settings screen: Select Wireless LAN
  7. Select Wireless LAN setup and press the OK button.

    Wireless LAN screen
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    Wireless LAN screen: Select Wireless LAN setup
  8. Select Easy wireless connect and press the OK button.

     
  9. Select Yes and press the OK button.

    Easy wireless connect screen: Settings will be made on a computer or smartphone, etc.
  10. When the printer preparation is complete, the screen below appears.

    Return to the setup application screen and proceed with the setup.

    Easy wireless connect screen: Follow the instructions on the computer or smartphone, etc. to perform the operation.

2. Download and run the setup file.*
 

Read the information carefully taking note how to run the setup file if setup does not start automatically. Then click the "Download" button.

*Setup can also be performed by using the Setup CD-ROM

Start setup. 

 

  1. Select Start Setup




     
  2. Select appropriate region and click Next




     
  3. Select Yes on the License Agreement.




     
  4. Select Agree or Do Not Agree to the Survey.



     
  5. Select Next





     
  6. Select Yes on the Connection Method.  *Note (Model #) is used as an example.  Actual model series number will appear in the setup program.




     
  7. Setup continues.  If the *Select wireless router screen (below) appears, select the wireless router to connect to the printer, enter the Network Key (password) and click Next.

    * The router being used and its network settings determines whether or not this screen appears



     
  8. Information appears




     
  9. Network Connection completed.  Click Next




     
  10. Setup complete.  Click Next




     
  11. Select any optional application software desired (Defaults, Clear All or select by checkbox).  Click Next




     
  12. Click Next




     
  13. Click Next or Skip




     
  14. Click Exit.  


     

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Doc ID   ART167278
Updated   04/08/2019

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