Canon Pixma MX492 Wireless Setup Support

Are you looking for the steps to connect Canon MX492 to WiFi? Facing trouble with Canon Pixma MX492 Wireless Setup? If YES, you are at the right place! This article will guide you in troubleshooting all the issues associated with Canon MX492 Setup. Let’s go ahead. 

Canon Pixma MX492 Wireless Setup

Canon Pixma MX492 is the wireless all-in-one inkjet printer that enables printing, scanning, copying, and faxing. With this printer, you can print the documents in high-quality and scan documents with high resolution. It supports AirPrint, Mobile printing, and cloud printing. 

After the Canon MX492 setup, the user can carry out the setup and installation procedure for their printer. One thing that is need to be focused on is to set up the printer correctly as it can create issues

How to Unbox Canon MX492 Printer?

Look at the below steps to unbox your Canon MX492 printer without any damage:

  • Firstly, you need to check that the box comes with a seal. If it is not, then return it back.

  • Open the printer’s cardboard and ensure that there are all the accessories which are mentioned on the box with the user manual.

  • Take out the Canon MX492 printer from the box and place it on the smooth surface. The place where you placed the printer should satisfy the conditions like temperature and humidity.

  • Peel off the packing materials and tapes present on the Canon MX492 printer.

  • Connect your printer to the power socket by using an electrical cable.

  • Turn on your Canon Pixma MX492 printer. Set your choices on the operator panel of the printer.

  • Place a bunch of A4 sheets into the paper input tray.

  • After that, place the original and good-quality ink cartridges into appropriate slots. After finishing the setup and installation process, try to print an alignment sheet to test your printer. 

Twelve Simple Steps for Canon Pixma MX492 Wireless Setup for Mac

Follow the below instructions for Canon MX492 Setup to WiFi for your Mac devices:

  • Firstly, you need to ensure that you have completed the initial printer setup. Make sure that ink cartridges are full.

  • Turn on WiFi router to initiate the Canon Pixma MX492 Wireless Setup procedure.

  • After that, enable the WiFi network option on your printer.

  • Click on the Setup menu and then choose the Wireless LAN setup option.

  • Now, your printer scans for all the available networks. Select your wireless network.

  • Press the WiFi button present on your router.

  • Select on the Manual Setup under the Wireless LAN setup. After that wait for some time until your printer establishes a wireless network successfully.

  • Connect your printer to the network with which your printer is connected.

  • Download the printer driver from the official site of Canon and install it according to the instructions.

  • Choose setup & network type during the installation of Canon MX492 Setup for Mac. 

  • Complete on-screen instructions to complete the installation. 

  • Try to test your printer once you have completed the Canon Pixma MX492 WiFi Setup procedure. 

Procedure for Canon Pixma MX492 Wireless Setup for Windows

Follow the below instructions step-by-step as demonstrated below for Canon MX492 Setup for Windows:

  • Turn on your Canon Pixel MX492 printer.

  • Make sure that the wireless router is powered on.

  • In the next step, you need to check that your computer and Canon Pixel MX492 printer are connected to the same WiFI network. If they do not connect to the same network then it creates problems. 

  • Now, install the Canon Pixma MX492 printer using the installation CD that comes along with it. Also, download the printer drivers and software from the official site of the Canon printer. 

  • Open the downloaded printer driver file to start the installation process. Click on the Next button on the Pixma series page.

  • After that choose your printer and wireless connection method.

  • A list of all the available printer displays on your network will show on the system screen.

  • Select your printer from the available list. Tap on the Next button to proceed to other steps.

  • Complete on-screen instructions in order to finish the Canon Pixma MX492 Wireless Setup procedure.

  • Try to test your printer whether your printer setup is done properly or not.