Entering Letters, Numbers, and Symbols - TR8620

Article ID: ART179308 | Date published: 02/18/2021 | Date last updated: 02/18/2021


This article shows how to enter numbers, letters, and symbols using the operation panel of the PIXMA TR8620.


You can enter text when a keyboard is shown on the printer. Follow the procedure below.

figure: Text entry screen, showing keyboard

  1. Tap the character you want to enter.

    Switch between "lower case letters of the alphabet" and "numbers and symbols"

    Tap to switch between "lower case letters" and "numbers and symbols."

    Switch between upper and lower case letters, or switch symbol types

    While letters of the alphabet appear, tap to switch between upper and lower case letters. While numbers and symbols appear, tap to switch symbol types.

    Insert a space

    Tap to insert a space.

    Delete the character at the cursor

    Tap to delete the character at the cursor. Use Left or Right to move the cursor to the target character.

  2. Repeat 1 until text entry is complete.

 To insert characters, move the cursor to the character on the right of the target position using Left or Right, and then tap characters.

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.

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