Canon Mg2900 Printer Offline - Turn Your Printer Online

Is your Canon MG2900 printer offline? You need not worry about it because we have got you the solutions that will help you fix it quickly.Before trying our solutions, you may need to check a few things that may fix the error at the earliest.

Canon Mg2900 Printer Offline
  • Check if your Canon MG2900 printer is turned on and connected to your router and computer.
  • In some cases, the offline problem may be caused due to network failure. Restart your router and check if the printer gets back to its normal state.
  • Check if your printer is paused.

Let's roll into the troubleshooting process.


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  • Click on the Windows icon.
  • Click Windows System --> Control Panel.
  • Select Hardware and Sound.
  • Click the Devices and Printers option.
  • Look for your Canon printer and right-click on it.
  • Click the See what's printing option in the pop-up.
  • In the next window, click the Printer tab in the menu bar.
  • Make sure Use Printer Offline is not selected (No tick mark should be seen before the Use Printer Offline option).


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  • Press Windows + R on your keyboard.
  • When the Run dialog box appears, type the command "services.msc"
  • On the Services screen, look for Print Spooler.
  • Right-click on Print Spooler service and click Restart.
  • If the Restart option is grayed out, click Start.
  • Now, right-click on Print Spooler again.
  • Choose Properties.
  • Make sure Automatic is selected against Startup type, and the Service status is Running.
  • Click OK.
  • Restart your system and check if your printer is online.
  • If the Canon MG2900 printer offline problem continues, uninstall the printer driver and reinstall its latest version. To do the same, follow these steps:

  • Launch the Run command box.
  • Type “devmgmt.msc” and press Enter.
  • Expand the Print Queues section and click Uninstall device.
  • Now, visit the Canon USA site to download the latest printer driver.
  • Click Support --> Software & Drivers.
  • Type your product name and choose it from the suggestions.
  • Click the Drivers and Downloads tab.
  • Choose your OS and language.
  • You can find a list of drivers. Download the latest version of your Canon MG2900 printer's driver from here.

After installing the driver, go back to your printer and check if it is back to normal. So, now as you know how to overcome the Canon MG2900 printer offline issue. If your Canon printer is still offline, call us so we can look into these issues for you.

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