Canon Mx360 Wireless Setup?

“Are you searching for the right procedure to set up your Canon MX360 printer over a wireless network?” If yes, continue reading this page to know more about it in detail.Canon PIXMA MX360 is an all-in-one, affordable printer designed for small to medium-sized printing, scanning, copying, and faxing needs. Its print quality and speed are outstanding. Some cool features offered by this printer are listed below:

  • ADF
  • Auto Scan Mode
  • Borderless printing
  • Bluetooth interface
  • Scan to Memory
  • One-Touch Speed Dialing 
  • Photo printing, template printing, and more

Even if the Canon MX360 printer comes with great features and ideal home/office use, it doesn’t support the Wireless Connectivity option. The standard interfaces supported by this printer are;

  • USB 2.0
  • PictBridge
  • Bluetooth v2.0

So, if you wish to install the printer on your Windows or Mac computer, use the USB connectivity option to perform the same.The rest of this webpage covers everything you need to know about setting up Canon MX360 on a computer. The correct method to print a photo from your smartphone to the printer is also provided here. To know more, continue reading this page.

Canon MX360 printer
Installing The Printer Driver

Installing The Printer On Your Computer

To install the Canon printer on your computer, you need its driver file. The setup CD/ROM that comes with the printer contains the latest version of the driver file. If the CD is not provided, you can download the latest version of the driver from the printer’s official support page.

Downloading The Printer Driver

  • Go to the Canon printer's official page from your Windows or Mac computer’s web browser.
  • Click the Products tab or menu.
  • From the products’ list, select your printer model.
  • Now, the support page of your printer will open.
  • Click the tab named “Drivers & Downloads.”
  • Check to ensure that your computer’s OS type is selected correctly.
  • Now, locate the recommended printer driver for your operating system and click the Download button beside it.
  • Wait for the selected printer driver file to download. 
  • Once the recommended printer driver file is downloaded, you can begin the installation process as discussed below.

Installing The Printer Driver

  • Initially, ensure that your Canon MX360 printer is not connected to the computer using the USB cable.
  • Next, turn off the printer if it is turned on.
  • Now, insert the setup CD into your computer or run the downloaded driver file.
  • If prompted, type your computer’s admin password in the given field to begin the installation.
  • Click the Easy Install or Custom Install button when prompted.
  • Similarly, turn on and connect your printer to the Windows or Mac computer using the USB cable when prompted.
  • Complete the driver installation process by following the on-screen instructions.
  • Finally, click the Exit button.
connect USB cable

Printing Photos From A Smartphone To The Printer

  • As said above, the Canon MX360 printer doesn’t support Wi-Fi connectivity. But, you can print photos from your smartphone to this printer if necessary. Want to know more about it? Continue reading this page.
  • Along with the USB interface, the Canon MX360 printer supports Bluetooth connectivity. You can use this communication media (if necessary) to print photos from your smartphone to the printer. To do the same, you need to satisfy the following needs:
  • Ensure that your phone supports Object Push Profile (OPP) or Basic Imaging Profile (BIP)
  • Bluetooth Unit BU-30

Printing photos

  • Turn on your Canon printer if it is turned off.
  • Check to make sure that the paper support of your printer has enough papers.
  • Now, locate the Direct Print port on your printer and insert the Bluetooth Unit BU-30 into it.
  • Open the Menu screen on your printer.
  • Select Device Settings > Mobile photo settings.
  • Press OK.
  • Tap the Bluetooth icon on your mobile phone to enable it.
  • Follow the instructions displayed on the mobile screen to print photos from your smartphone to the printer.

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