Preparing to Use the Machine as a Scanner on Windows via a network

Article ID: ART173916 | Date published: 03/26/2019 | Date last updated: 09/12/2019


To use this machine as a scanner, you must complete preparations in advance, including installation of software to a computer. For more information, see the manuals for the relevant drivers on the online manual web site. In Windows, when connecting this machine to a computer via a wireless or wired LAN, you need to register this machine in "MF Network Scanner Selector" using the following procedure. This procedure is not required if the machine and your computer are connected via USB.



The scan function is not available if the machine and your computer are connected in an IPv6 environment. Use IPv4 or a USB connection.

1. Click in the system tray.

2. Select the check box for the machine, and click [OK].

If the icon does not show in the system tray you can click the Windows icon. Click the Canon folder and click the MF NEtwork Scanner Selector to start the application.

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