Print from a Windows PC via USB - CP1500

Article ID: ART180912 | Date published: 09/21/2022 | Date last updated: 10/04/2022


This article provides information on printing with the SELPHY CP1500 from a Windows PC.


Printing from Windows

You can print from Windows using Mopria.

  1. Turn on the printer and the computer.

  2. Connect the printer to the computer with a USB-C cable.

    Figure: Connect the printer and computer via USB

Steps on the computer

  1. Select [Settings] in the Start menu.

  2. Select [Devices].

  3. Select [Printers & scanners], and then click [Add a printer or scanner].

  4. Select [Canon SELPHY CP1500], and then click [Add device].

  5. Access the printing dialog box.

    • Start the photo software, select images to print, and access the printing dialog box.

    • As the destination printer, choose [Canon SELPHY CP1500].

  6. Choose printing options.

    • Choose a paper size corresponding to the size of paper and ink cassettes in SELPHY. Also choose bordered or borderless printing as an option with the listed paper sizes.

    • Choose the printing orientation and number of copies, as desired.

  7. Print.

    • To print other images, repeat steps 7–9.

 Avoid sleep or standby mode on your computer while the printer is connected via USB. If the computer enters sleep mode with the printer connected via USB, wake the computer without disconnecting the USB cable. If recovery fails, restart the computer.

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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