Connect the Printer to a Wireless Network (Manual Connect) - G4270

Article ID: ART182951 | Date published: 06/05/2023 | Date last updated: 06/05/2023


Learn how to manually connect the PIXMA G4270 to a wireless network by entering the network information via its operation panel.


You can connect your printer to a wireless network by manually entering your network password. Follow the steps below to manually connect the printer to the network.

  1. With the printer powered on and displaying the HOME screen, use the Up or Down button to select Settings and press the OK button.

  2. Select LAN settings and press the OK button.

  3. Select Wi-Fi and press the OK button.

  4. Select Wi-Fi setup and press the OK button.

  5. Select Manual connect and press the OK button.

    Select Manual connect and press the OK button

    The wireless router name appears.

  6. Select your wireless router and press the OK button.

    Select router screen

  7. Enter the password. Text entry is case-sensitive.

    Password entry screen

     If you don't know the password for your wireless router, see the wireless router manual or contact its manufacturer.

  8. After the password has been entered, press the OK button on the printer.

  9. When the following screen appears, press the OK button.

    Completion screen (Connected to the wireless router.)

     If the printer fails to connect, make sure you have entered the correct password. If you don't know the password for your network, refer to the manual that came with your wireless router or contact its manufacturer.

  10. Press the HOME  button. 

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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