Scanning with Canon PRINT (ChromeOS)

Article ID: ART184605 | Date published: 02/27/2024 | Date last updated: 02/27/2024


Learn how to scan photos and documents with Canon PRINT for Android on a ChromeOS device.


Before Starting

Make sure that your photo or document is placed on the scanner before starting this process.

To scan a photo or document with Canon PRINT:

  1. From the main screen, select Scan.

    Select Scan (outlined in red)

     If this is your first time scanning, you will be prompted to specify a save location on your ChromeOS device. Proceed to the next step after specifying a save location.

  2. On the next screen, you can select Change settings to adjust the various settings as needed, such as the data format (JPEG or PDF), document type and size, etc.

    Select Scan (outlined in red) to begin scanning

    Adjust the settings as desired, then select Scan.

  3. The scan process will begin. When the scan has completed, you may place another item on the scanner and select Scan or you may select Exit to proceed.

    Select Scan or Exit (outlined in red)

  4. After selecting Exit, the item will be saved to your ChromeOS device. Select OK.

    Select OK (outlined in red)

  5. The Scan Result screen will appear and you will see what you scanned in. Selecting the share icon at the upper right (boxed in red) will allow you to share the image via different apps on your Android device.

    Select the share icon (outlined in red) to share the image via different apps

    Select Close after selecting the menu icon Menu icon to return to the main menu.


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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