Easy Wireless Setup for Windows - PIXMA TS6020
Article ID: ART167454 | Date published: 03/07/2017 | Date last updated: 02/18/2020
 

Description

Use the Easy Wireless Connect method to set up your PIXMA TS6020 printer wirelessly from a Windows computer.

Solution

Note These instructions are for Windows. Refer to this article if you need setup instructions for a Mac®.

To be able to use the PIXMA TS6020 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.


There are two parts to the setup process:

  1. Start the setup process on your printer.
  2. Download and run the setup file on your computer.


1. Start the setup process on your printer

  1. Make sure the printer is turned ON. If the power is on, the POWER lamp (A) will be lit.
    Note If the printer is performing cleaning, print head alignment, or other processes, wait for the process to finish.

    Image of POWER lamp lights up 
     
  2. Press the HOME button (B) on the printer.
    Note If an error screen displays, tap OK, then press the HOME button.

    Image of HOME screen
     
  3. Tap the connection icon Network status (C).
    Image of HOME screen: Select Network status
     

  4. Tap LAN settings.
    Basic network information screen: Select LAN settings
     

  5. Tap Wireless LAN.
    LAN settings screen: Select Wireless LAN
     

  6. Tap Wireless LAN setup.
    Wireless LAN screen: Select Wireless LAN setup
     

  7. Tap Easy wireless connect.
    Other setup screen: Select Easy wireless connect
     

  8. Tap Yes.
    Easy wireless connect screen: Settings will be made on a computer or smartphone, etc.
     

  9. When the printer preparation is complete, the screen below appears.
    Easy wireless connect screen: Follow the instructions on the computer or smartphone, etc. to perform the operation.
     

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

 

2. Download and run the setup file*

*Setup can also be performed by using the Setup CD.

  1. Get the Setup file.

  2. Read the information and note how to run the setup file if it doesn't start automatically, then select Download.

  3. Select Start Setup.
    Start Setup screen shot with Start Setup button highlighted.
     

  4. Select the appropriate region, then select Next.
    Select Country or Region screen shot.
     

  5. Select Yes on the License Agreement screen.
    License Agreement screen shot with Yes button highlighted.
     

  6. Select Agree or Do Not Agree to the Survey.
    Agree or Do Not Agree to the Survey screen shot with Agree button highlighted.
     

  7. Select Next on the Firewall Settings screen.
    Firewall Settings screen shot with “Deactivate the block” checked and Next button highlighted.
     

  8. Select Yes on the Connection Method screen. 
    Note (Model #) is used as an example. Your actual model series number appears in the setup program.

    Connection Method screen shot with Yes button highlighted. Model # is used as an example. Actual model series number will appear in the setup program.
     

  9. Setup continues. If the Select wireless router screen (below) appears, select the wireless router to connect, enter the Network Key (password) and select Next.
    Note Your router and network settings determine whether or not this screen appears.

    Select wireless router screen shot with My Router selected and Network Key and Next buttons are highlighted.
     

  10. The setup continues. Wait for the process to finish.
    Setting Up screen shot indicating please wait.
     

  11. Network Connection completed. Select Next.
    Network Connection Completed screen shot with Next button highlighted.
     

  12. Select Next on the Setup Complete screen. You are almost finished.
    Setup Complete screen shot with checked checkbox which indicates this printer is set as default printer, also Next button is highlighted.
     

  13. Select any optional application software you want to add (check the box to add, or check again to clear the item), then select Next.
    Software Installation List screen shot with buttons to select optional application software showing  Defaults, Clear All, or select by checkbox. Next button is highlighted.
     

  14. Select Next on the You Can Print... screen.
    Print from Smartphone or Tablet screen shot with Instructions and Network Information. Next button is highlighted.
     

  15. Select Next or Skip on the User Registration screen.
    User Registration screen shot with Instructions. Skip and Next buttons available to select.
     

  16. Select Exit. You are now ready to print wirelessly.
    Installation completed successfully screen shot with Exit button highlighted.