PIXMA TS5120 Easy Wireless Connect setup - Mac OS X Computers

 

Description

Easy wireless connect method

Solution

Wireless Setup - Mac OS X Computers

To be able to use the PIXMA TS series printer to print or scan wirelessly on a Mac 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 taking note of the information concerning warning messages that may appear during setup then click the "Download" button.

 

  1. Start setup.  Click Next on the first screen.

     



     
  2. Enter your computer User Name and Password then select Install Helper.




     
  3. Select Start Setup




     
  4. Select appropriate region and click Next




     
  5. Select Yes on the License Agreement.




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




     
  7. Status check occurs




     
  8. Select Yes on the Connection Method.  




     
  9. 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



     
  10. Network Connection completed.  Click Next




     
  11. Drivers install.


     
  12. If the following appears, click Allow.


     
  13. Click Add Printer on the Add Printer screen




     
  14. On the Add screen, select the TS series with Bonjour Multifunction listed in the Kind column.  Select AirPrint or Secure AirPrint in the Use: dropdown list. 






     
  15. Click Next on the Add Printer screen.




     
  16. Click Next




     
  17. Setup complete.  Click Next




     
  18. Select any optional application software desired.  Click Next




     
  19. Click Next




     
  20. Click Next or Skip




     
  21. Click Exit.  


     

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Doc ID   ART168202
Updated   04/08/2019

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