Easy Wireless Setup for Windows - PIXMA G3200
Article ID: ART167500 | Date published: 03/14/2017 | Date last updated: 03/02/2020
 

Description

Use Easy Wireless Connect setup to print or scan wirelessly on the PIXMA G3200 printer from a Windows computer.

Solution

To manage your PIXMA G3200 printer from a Windows computer, the printer must first be connected to your wireless network. Then, the printer drivers, software drivers and applications need to be installed on your computer.

The setup process consists of 2 parts:

  1. Start Easy Wireless Connect on your printer.
  2. Download and run the setup file on your computer.


1. Start Easy Wireless Connect on your printer

Prior to starting setup on the computer, smartphone or tablet device, start the Easy Wireless Connect on the printer:

  1. Make sure the printer is turned ON.
    Note If the printer is performing cleaning, print head alignment or other tasks, wait for the process to finish.

  2. Press and hold the Wi-Fi button (A) on the printer until the ON lamp (B) flashes.

Image displays location of Wi-Fi button, printer ON button, Color button and lamp flash locations

  1. Press the Color button (C) then the Wi-Fi button (A).

  2. Make sure the Wi-Fi lamp (D) flashes quickly and the ON lamp is lit.

Image displays Wi-Fi lamp flashing

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



2. Download and run the setup file on your computer*

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

  1. Get the Setup File and read the information carefully. Make note of what to do if the setup file doesn't run automatically.

  2. ​Select the Download button to start the process.

  3. Select Start Setup.

Start Setup button selected on the Start Setup screen

  1. Select the appropriate region, then select Next.

Select Country and Region screen with drop  down menu to make selections

  1. Select Yes on the License Agreement.

License Agreement screen, select Yes button

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

Extended Survey Program screen, Agree or Do Not Agree buttons with Agree selected

  1. Select Next on the firewall settings screen.

Firewall Settings screen with Deactivate the block box checked. Select Next button

  1. Select Yes on the Connection Method.
    Note The Model # is used as an example. Your actual model series number will appear in the setup program.

Yes button selected on Connection Method screen

  1. 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 select Next.
    Note Your router and network settings determine whether or not this screen appears.

Select Wireless router screen with My router chosen, and Network Key entered

  1. Set up continues. Please wait.

  2. Network Connection completed. Select Next.

Connection completed screen with Next button selected

  1. Setup completes. Select Next.

Setup complete screen with Next selected

  1. Select any optional application software you want to add (click the checkbox to add, or click again to remove), then select Next.

Software installation list screen with a few items selected

  1. Select Next on the You Can Print... screen.

You can print from a smartphone or tablet page

  1. Select Next or Skip for the User Registration.

User Registration screen with both Next and Skip choices chosen

  1. Select Exit. You are ready to print wirelessly.

Installation complete screen