Canon Mg2900 Printer Setup

Canon PIXMA MG2900 is a multifunctional printer that allows you to print wirelessly from your devices. This printer is pretty compact and comes with printing, scanning, and copying features. It is equipped with the ability to produce professional and high-quality printouts.If you are planning to perform the Canon MG2900 printer setup for the very first time, read this page completely. Here, you will find the simple instructions to finish the setup of your newly-bought printer.

Canon Mg2900 Printer Setup

Canon Mg2900 Printer Unboxing And Setup

Contents Inside The Box

  • Canon PIXMA MG2900 printer
  • Setup CD-ROM
  • User Guide
  • Ink Cartridges (Black and Color)
  • Power Cord

Check if all the contents are available inside the package. And, confirm that they are not damaged.

Unpacking The Canon Mg2900 Printer

  • Find a suitable place to unbox your printer. You can choose a flat, stable surface to keep the printer.
  • Open the printer box. From this box, take out the power cord and the ink cartridges. Also, take out the printed documents and the installation CD-ROM from your printer box.
  • Now, lift the printer from its box.
  • NOTE: While lifting the Canon printer out of the box, be very cautious so that you can avoid damaging the printer and its parts.
  • Dispose of the foam packing materials.
  • Remove the printer from the plastic cover surrounding it.
  • If there are any protective tapes around the printer, get rid of them.
  • Open the ink cartridge door and discard the protective tapes inside the printer.

Canon Mg2900 - Connecting The Power Cord

  • Plug one of the ends of the power cord into the rear part of the printer. Connect the opposite end to a nearby power socket.
  • Turn on the Canon PIXMA MG2900 printer.

Installing The Ink Cartridges

  • Open your printer’s ink cartridge access door.
  • Now, unpack one of the ink cartridges from its package.
  • It is now time to remove the protective tape from the cartridge. So, do it now with caution.
  • Insert the unpacked ink cartridge into its slot.
  • Ensure that the cartridge is installed correctly in its place.
  • Repeat the above instructions to insert the remaining cartridge into the printer.
  • You can now close the cartridge access door.

Loading The Paper Into The Printer

  • Lift the paper support on the printer.
  • Pull the output tray and its extension from the Canon PIXMA MG2900 printer.
  • Adjust the paper width guide as far as possible.
  • Now, insert a stack of sheets into the paper tray.
  • Now, adjust the paper width guide so that it touches the edges of the stack.
  • Do not load the paper above the load limit.
  • You can now insert the paper tray back into your printer.

You can complete the Canon PIXMA MG2900 printer’s unboxing and hardware setup by following the above procedure.

Software Setup

  • In case you have the driver installation CD that comes with your printer package, load it on your computer’s CD-ROM drive.
  • Simply execute the on-screen prompts in order to complete the driver installation on your computer.
  • If you don’t have the driver CD, download and then install the printer driver from its official support page.
  • When you are sure that the driver file is downloaded, access the Downloads folder on your computer. Locate the driver setup file and open it to begin the driver installation.
  • Continue with the instructions on your computer screen to complete the Canon PIXMA MG2900 printer’s driver installation procedure.

You have now successfully finished the Canon printer setup.

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