PictBridge (Wi-Fi) Print Settings - TS6420

Article ID: ART177405 | Date published: 09/03/2020 | Date last updated: 09/03/2020


Learn about the various PictBridge related settings that can be adjusted on a digital camera and the PIXMA TS6420.



Settings on PictBridge (Wi-Fi) Compliant Device

This section describes the PictBridge (Wi-Fi) function of the printer. For the print settings on a PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant device, refer to the instructions given in the device's instruction manual.

 In the following description, names of setting items are given according to those used in Canon-brand PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant devices. Setting item names may be different depending on the brand or model of your device.

 Some setting items explained below may not be available on some devices. In this case, the settings made on the printer are applied. Also, when some items are set to Default on a PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant device, the printer settings for these items are applied.

The following settings can be used when printing from a PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant device.

Paper size

  • Letter

  • A4

  • 4" x 6" (10 x 15 cm)*

  • 5" x 7" (13 x 18 cm)

  • 8" x 10" (20 x 25 cm)

  • 2L (5.00 x 7.01 in. (127.0 x 178.0 mm))

  • Square 3.5" x 3.5" 9 x 9 cm

  • Square 5" x 5" 13 x 13 cm

When printing on sticker paper, select 4"x6"/10x15cm in Paper size.

 Depending on your PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant device, you may not be able to select some paper sizes or paper size names may vary.

Paper type

When Default is selected, printing is performed according to the paper type in PictBridge settings set on the printer.

 When Photo is selected, set the paper type in PictBridge settings to Plus Glossy II on the printer.

 When Fast Photo is selected, set the paper type in PictBridge settings to Pro Platinum on the printer.

 When Plain is selected, set the paper type in PictBridge settings to Plain paper on the printer.
When Paper type is set to Plain, borderless printing will be disabled even when Layout is set to Borderless.


Default (Selections based on the printer setting), Index, Bordered, Borderless, N-up (2, 4, 9, 16)*1, 1-up*2, 20-up*2, 35-up*3

*1 Layout compatible with A4 or Letter-sized paper and Canon-brand sticker above.

  • A4/Letter: 4-up

  • Photo Stickers: 2-up, 4-up, 9-up, 16-up.

*2 With a Canon brand PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant device, selecting items with "i" mark allows you to print shooting info (Exif Data) in list format (20-up) or on the margins of the specified data (1-up). (May not be available with some Canon-brand PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant devices.)

*3 Printed in 35 mm Film Style Layout (Contact Printing Layout). Available only with a Canon-brand PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant device. (May not be available with some Canon-brand PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant devices.)

Print date & file no.

Default (Off: No printing), Date, File No., Both, Off

Image optimize

Default (Selections based on the printer setting), On (Auto photo fix)*1, Off, Red-Eye*2

*1 The scene or person's face of a shot photo is recognized and the most suitable correction for each photo is made automatically. It makes a darkened face by backlight brighter to print. It also analyzes a scene such as scenery, night scene, person, etc. and corrects each scene with the most suitable color, brightness, or contrasts automatically to print.

*2 Can be selected only on certain Canon-brand PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant devices. (May not be selected depending on the device.)


Default (Off: No trimming), On (follow the camera's setting), Off


Settings on Printer

You can change the PictBridge (Wi-Fi) print settings from PictBridge settings. Set the print settings to Default on the PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant device when you want to print according to the settings on the printer.

Follow these steps to display PictBridge settings.

  1. Make sure that printer is powered on.

  2. Press the OK button.

  3. Select Device settings.

  4. Select PictBridge settings.

  5. Check the message that is displayed and then select OK.

 Learn about the Pictbridge settings on the printer that can be adjusted.

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:

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