Easy Wireless Set Up for Windows - PIXMA TS8220
Article ID: ART171728 | Date published: 09/07/2018 | Date last updated: 02/18/2020


Connect your Canon PIXMA TS8220 to your Windows PC using the Easy Wireless Connect Method.


The Easy Wireless Connect method connects your PIXMA TS8220 printer to a Wi-Fi® network so you can print or scan wirelessly from a Windows PC.

Watch the video or follow the written instructions below.

Video Connect to your Windows PC


Written instructions

Note These instructions are for Windows. Get setup instructions for Mac®.

There are two parts to the setup process:

  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

Follow the steps below from your printer's operation panel.
  1. Tap the wireless connect Wireless connect icon.

    HOME screen: Select Wireless connect
  2. Tap Yes.

    Easy wireless connect screen: Select Yes
  3. When the printer preparation completes, the screen below appears. This may take a moment.

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


2. Download and run the setup file on your computer

Follow the steps below from your Windows computer.
  1. Get the setup file.
    ‚ÄčNote Setup can also be performed using the Setup CD that came with your printer.

  2. Double-click the downloaded .exe file to start setup.

  3. Select Start Setup when you see the screen below.

    Setup screen: select Start Setup
  4. Select Next on the security info screen.

    Security screen: select Next
  5. Select the appropriate region, then Next.

    Select Country or Region, then Next
  6. Select Yes on the License Agreement screen.

    License agreement screen: select Yes
  7. Select Agree or Do not agree to the Survey.

    Extended Survey Program with Agree or Do Not Agree as options.

  8. Select Yes on the Connection Method screen.

    Connection Method screen: select Yes.
  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 select Next.
    Note Your router and network settings determine whether or not this screen appears

    Wireless router selected, and Network Key entered. Next selected at bottom right.
  10. Setup continues. Please wait.

    Network connection is temporarily disabled during setup. Please wait.
  11. On the Network Connection completed screen, select Next.

    Wireless router selected, and Network Key entered. Next selected at bottom right.
  12. A test print screen appears. You can choose to run a test print, or select Next to continue.

  13. Select Next on the Setup Complete screen. You are almost finished.

    Setup complete screen. Select Next.
  14. Select any optional apps you want to add (click the checkbox to select, click it again to clear), then select Next.

    Software installation list, with sample software selected, then Next button clicked.
  15. On the You Can Print... screen, select Next.

    You can print from a smartphone or tablet, select Next.
  16. Click Next to register the printer, or Skip to continue without registering.

    User Registration with Next or Skip options.
  17. Select Exit. Installation is complete. You are ready to print or scan wirelessly.

    Installation complete, select Exit.

Other setup options

Wireless Setup on iOS® devices

Wireless Setup on Android™ devices