Connecting a Mobile Device Directly to the Machine (Direct Connection) 5 line display

Article ID: ART184620 | Date published: 03/11/2024 | Date last updated: 03/11/2024


Connect a mobile device directly to the machine via Wi-Fi. You can directly connect it to the machine without using wireless LAN. You must manually connect the mobile device each time you use the machine.
By default, only one mobile device can be directly connected to the machine at any one time.


Required Preperations for Direct Connection
  • Enable the Direct Connection function on the machine.
    • This setting is located under Menu ->Network -> Direct Connection Settings ->Use Direct Connect->On
  • To connect by scanning the QR code, install Canon Print Business on the mobile device.
1. On the operation panel, press select Mobile Portal  on the home screen and press .

2. Select Connect and press .

The machine enters waiting state for Direct Connection.
Within 5 minutes of pressing [Connect], you must directly connect the mobile device.

3. Directly connect the mobile device.
Manually configuring the Wi-Fi Settings
1. Check the SSID and network key of the machine displayed on the machine.

2. In the Wi-Fi settings of your mobile device, select the SSID of the machine, and enter the network key.

For details about how to configure the Wi-Fi settings, see the manual of the mobile device.

4. When Connected apears on the operation panel, press Close.

5. When you have completed your operations on the mobile device, press Disconnect then 

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