Manually Connect the Printer to a Wireless Router - TS6420

Article ID: ART179378 | Date published: 02/23/2021 | Date last updated: 02/25/2021


This article shows how to manually enter your network password to connect your PIXMA TS6420 printer to a wireless network.


You can manually enter the password for your wireless network on the operation panel of the PIXMA TS6420. Follow the steps below to connect the printer to your network using this method.

  1. On the HOME screen, press the OK button.

  2. Use the arrow buttons to select Wi-Fi setup, then press the OK button.

    Select Wi-Fi setup and press the OK button

  3. Use the arrow buttons to select Manual connect, then press the OK button.

    Select Manual connect and press the OK button

    The printer will search for nearby networks.

    Figure: Searching for wireless router...

  4. Use the arrow buttons to select your network, then press the OK button..

    Select your network and press the OK button

  5. Enter your network password, then press the Start button.

    Enter the password for your wireless network, then press the Start button

    After the network password has been entered, the printer will attempt to connect to the network.

    Figure: Connecting to the wireless router...

  6. After the printer has connected, press the  OK button.

    Figure: Connected to the wireless router

     If your printer fails to connect to the wireless network, try entering the password in again. Network passwords are case-sensitive, so be sure that you enter in the password exactly as you have it written down.

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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