Canon Lide 220 Setup

Canon Lide 120 Scanner Setup

CanoScan LiDE 120 is a color image scanner manufactured by Canon. This flatbed scanner allows you to scan and copy your documents. It has four scan buttons: Auto Scan, Copy, PDF, and Send. With its Hi-Speed USB connectivity, you can quickly scan your document and send the copy to the connected devices. For detailed instructions about the Canon LiDE 120 scanner setup, go through the steps given below.


  • Unpack the scanner from the package and check the following components.
  • USB cable
  • Setup software & user’s guide CD-ROM
  • Getting started guide
  • Remove all the protective tapes and covers from the scanner.
  • Unlock the scanner by sliding the switch at the backside.

Connecting the scanner to your computer:

  • Place the scanner close to your computer.
  • Locate the USB port on your scanner and plug one end of the USB cable, provided with the scanner, into it.
  • Plug the other end of the same USB cable into your computer’s USB port.
  • Once the USB connection is made, the scanner power will be activated automatically.

Installing the scanner software:

  • Insert the CD-ROM that comes along with the scanner into your computer’s CD/DVD drive.
  • Run the setup file on the CD-ROM and complete the Canon LiDE 120 scanner setup.
  • If your computer doesn’t support the CD-ROM, open the default browser and visit the official Canon site.
  • Type your scanner’s model number in the search field.
  • Click the scanner model in the search result.
  • Next, click the Drivers & Downloads tab and wait until your OS is detected automatically.
  • Select the required scanner driver from the displayed list and click the Download button.
  • Once the download is complete, run the driver file and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the installation.

Scanning using IJ Scan Utility:

  • First, place the original document you wish to scan on the scanner glass.
  • On your computer, launch Canon IJ Scan Utility.
  • In the Canon IJ Scan Utility window, choose your scanner name from the Product Name drop-down menu.
  • Click the Settings button and specify the required scan settings.
  • Click OK and select either Photo or Document to start scanning the document placed on the scanner glass.
  • To scan with the default scan settings, click the Auto icon in the Canon IJ Scan Utility window.

You have now seen the Canon LiDE 120 scanner setup. In case you have difficulties while performing the scanner setup, contact us.

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