Connecting Your Printer to a Wireless LAN (Standard Setup) - imagePROGRAF PRO-1000

Article ID: ART179405 | Date published: 03/01/2021 | Date last updated: 01/06/2022


Learn how to connect the imagePROGRAF PRO-1000 to a wireless network by manually entering the network password.


You can connect your imagePROGRAF PRO-1000 to a wireless network by directly entering the network password. Follow the steps below to connect your printer to your wireless network.

Searching for wireless router...

  1. With the printer powered on, and on the HOME screen, select LAN settings and press the OK button.

    From the HOME screen, select LAN settings and press the OK button

  2. Select Wireless LAN setup. Press the OK button.

    With Wireless LAN setup selected, press the OK button

  3. Select Standard setup, then press the OK button.

    Settings will be selected. Press the OK button

    The printer will search for nearby wireless networks.

  4. Select your router from the list, then press the OK button.

    Select your router from the list, then press the OK button

     If your router is not in the list, use the Up Down buttons to select Search again, then press the OK button. The printer will search for nearby networks again.

  5. The Enter passphrase screen will appear.

    Enter passphrase screen

    Press the OK button.

  6. An on-screen keyboard will appear. Use the arrows and the OK button to enter your network password.

    On-screen keyboard

    After the password has been entered, use the arrows to select OK, then press the OK button.

  7. You will return to the Enter passphrase screen. OK will be selected. Press the OK button to attempt to connect to your wireless network.

    Enter passphrase screen. Example password has been entered but it is hidden

    If you made a mistake, select the password field by pressing the up Up arrow and then press the OK button.

    You can make changes to the entered password as needed. After making any corrections, select OK on this screen and then press the OK button on the printer.

    You will return to the Enter passphrase screen.

    With OK selected, press the OK button on the printer.The printer will attempt to connect to the wireless router.

    Connecting to the wireless router...

  8. The printer will display a message indicating that it has connected to the network.

    Connected to the wireless router.

    Press the OK button.

    The printer is ready for use across the wireless network.

    If you have not already done so, you will need to install the printer driver on your Windows PC or Mac.

    Click here to download the driver for Windows.

    Click here to download the driver for macOS.

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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