Connecting Your Printer to a Wireless LAN (Manual Connect) - TR4520

Article ID: ART171589 | Date published: 08/29/2018 | Date last updated: 01/28/2022


This article explains how to connect your PIXMA TR4520 to a wireless network using the Manual Connect method.


Your PIXMA TR4520 can be connected to a wireless LAN (Local Area Network) by directly entering in the password for the network.  This is known as the Manual connect method.  Follow the instructions below to use this method to connect the printer to your wireless network.

  1. With the printer turned on, press the Setup  button.

  2. In the Setup menuWi-Fi setup is the first option.  Press OK.

  3. In the Wi-Fi setup menu, press the right arrow until Manual connect appears.  Then, press OK.

  4. The printer will search for nearby wireless networks.  You will then be able to scroll through a list of nearby networks that the printer has detected.  Using the arrow buttons, select your network from the list.  Press OK twice.

  5. You will be prompted to enter your network password.  Use the numeric keypad to enter letters, numbers, and symbols.  If you need to make a correction, use the left or right arrows to move the cursor underneath a character.  Then, press the Back  button to delete that character.  When you are finished, press OK.

  6. The printer will attempt to connect to the network.  If the connection is successful, press OK.

    If the connection fails, try to enter the password again.

  7. After the printer has connected to the network, you will need to install the drivers / software for the printer if you are using a Mac or Windows PC.

    Click here for the Mac software.

    Click here for Windows drivers and software.

  8. If you want to use this printer with a mobile device, you can download Canon PRINT Inkjet / SELPHY for iOS or Android.

     After the printer has been connected to your wireless network, you will not need to walk through the Easy Wireless Connect setup process with this app.

    Click here to see this app for iOS devices.  Click here for information on the functionality of this app.

    Click here to see this app for Android devices.  Click here for information on the functionality of this app.

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:

Link to Canon Community Forum


TR4520 / TSR4522 Support Page

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