CANON PIXMA G4210 SETUP

Canon PIXMA G4210 is a mega tank All-in-One printer that can print, scan and copy. It supports wireless printing technology so that it can be easily connected to smartphones, laptops and computers over a Wi-Fi network. Setting up Canon PIXMA G4210 is easy. Let's discuss the Canon PIXMA G4210 printer setup in the upcoming topics.

Complete the initial setup

  • Unpack your printer from the carton and take out everything you received.
  • Remove all the protective tapes around the printer and its accessories.
  • Install the cartridges on the respective holders.
  • Extend the paper tray and load a paper stack.
CANON PIXMA G4210 SETUP

Box Content:

  • Ink bottles (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow)
  • Print heads
  • Power cord
  • CD-ROM
  • Getting started guide
  • Safety and important information
  • The Canon PIXMA G4210 printer

Unboxing and Initial Setup:

  • Take out the printer and remove the packing materials from the outside of the printer.
  • Open the cartridge locking cover.
  • Take out the cartridges and remove the protective tapes.
  • Insert the color cartridge on the left and the black cartridge on the right.
  • Close the cartridge locking cover and push it down.
  • Finally, press both the joint buttons.

Pour ink:

  • Open the ink tank cover.
  • Take out the caps from all the tanks.
  • Hold the ink bottle and remove the cap.
  • Insert the ink bottle’s nozzle into the inlet and pour ink into the respective tank.
  • Repeat the same procedure for all the ink tanks.
  • Confirm whether the ink has been filled to the upper line limit and close the ink tank cover.
  • Connect the power cord to your Canon printer and press the ON button to turn it on.
  • Select your Language and press OK.
  • Select your Country and press OK.
  • Confirm that all the ink tanks are filled. Then select Yes and press OK.

Load paper:

  • Open the paper support and pull the paper support extension.
  • Slide the paper width guides to the outer sides.
  • Load the plain paper with the print side facing up.
  • Adjust the paper width guides to fit the loaded paper.
  • Pull out the paper output tray and its extension.
CANON PIXMA G4210 SETUP

CANON G4210 DRIVER DOWNLOAD

  • Go to Canon PIXMA G4210's official website.
  • Click on the Drivers and Downloads option.
  • Choose Windows from the Operating System drop-down menu and select Language.
  • Choose your required driver and click Download.

CANON G4210 DRIVER INSTALL

  • Double-click on the downloaded file, the Canon screen will appear.
  • Click on Start Setup.
  • Accept the End User License Agreement.
  • Click Next on the Firewall Settings screen.
  • In the Check the Connection Method Window, choose Wired or Wireless and click Next.
  • On the Connection completed screen, click Next.
  • Click Next on the Setup Complete screen.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions and complete the driver installation process.

CANON G4210 WIRELESS SETUP

Canon G4210 supports wireless printing technology so that it can be easily connected to a smartphone, laptop, computer, etc. Let's see about the wireless setup using the WPS and USB connection.

Wireless Setup for Windows:

  • On your printer, press the Setup button.
  • Select Wireless LAN setup and press OK.
  • Select Easy WL connect and press OK.
  • Printer preparation is complete.
  • Download the Canon Driver.

Note: Setup can also be performed using Setup CD-ROM.

  • Double-click on the downloaded File.
  • Click on Start Setup.
  • Select Country or Region and click Next.
  • Read the license agreement and accept them.
  • Agree or Do not agree to the Extended Survey Program.
  • Click Next on the Firewall Settings screen.
  • On the Connection Method screen, click Next.
  • On the Check the connection method screen, click yes.
  • On the Select wireless router screen, select MY ROUTER and click Next.
  • Click Next on the Setup Complete screen.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the wireless setup for Windows.
  • Finally, click Exit.

Wireless Setup using USB Cable:

  • Download the Canon Driver on your computer.

Note: Setup can also be performed by using Setup CD-ROM.

  • Double-click on the downloaded File.
  • Click on Start Setup.
  • Select Country or Region and click Next.
  • Accept End User License Agreement.
  • Choose Agree or Do not agree to the Extended Survey Program.
  • Click Next on the Firewall Settings screen.
  • On the Select Connection Method screen, select Wireless LAN Connection and click Next.
  • Make sure your Canon printer is powered on and click on the Next option.
  • Select Set up the network connection and click Next.
  • Click the Alternative method option
  • Choose Set up a wireless connection using a USB cable and click Next.
  • Connect your Canon printer and the computer using a USB cable; then click Next.
  • Now, disconnect the USB cable and click Next on the Setup Complete screen.
  • Follow the other on-screen instructions and complete the process.
  • Finally, click Exit.

CANON G4210 CLOUD PRINT SETUP

To use Canon G4210 cloud print for printing documents, follow the below steps if you are using a smartphone or tablet.

  • Download the Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app on your smartphone.
  • Launch the app and tap the Printer icon from the main screen.
  • On the Printer Settings screen, tap on the Register to the Cloud option.
  • IJ Cloud Printing Center setup screen will appear. Tap Yes.
  • On the Service registration screen, select Language and touch OK.
  • Read the privacy policy and accept the same.
  • On the Register My account screen, enter your name.
  • Choose your Times Zone and tap Done.
  • A registration completion message will appear.
  • Now, select OK.
  • Go back to the Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app's main screen and tap MoreCloud –>Start.
  • Enter the required information by following the on-screen instructions.
  • You've now finished the Canon G4210 Cloud Print setup. Begin the printing process.

CANON G4210 AIRPRINT SETUP

Before you start, ensure that you do the following.

  • Connect the Canon PIXMA G4210 printer and Apple device to the same wireless network.

AirPrint Setup for iPhone or iPad:

Follow the upcoming steps if you are using an iPad or iPhone:

  • On your mobile, open the image/ document that you want to print.
  • Tap the app's share icon to find the print option.
  • Tap Print or the Print icon.
  • Tap Select Printer and choose your Airprint-enabled Canon G4210 printer.
  • Change the settings such as paper size, number of copies, pages you want to print.
  • To start printing, tap Print in the upper-right corner.

CANON G4210 FAX SETUP

Before you start, connect one end of the telephone line cord to the LINE port of your Canon printer and the other end to the telephone wall jack.

Setting Telephone Line Type:

  • Make sure that your Canon printer is turned on.
  • Press the Setup button.
  • A setup menu will appear.
  • Select Fax Settings and press OK.
  • Select Telephone line type and press OK.
  • Select Rotary pulse or Touch-tone telephone line type and press OK.
  • Press the Fax button.

Setting Receive Mode:

  • Make sure your Canon G4210 printer is turned on.
  • Press Fax –>Menu button.
  • Select Receive mode set and press OK.
  • Select the receive mode and press the OK button.
  • The Fax setup is now finished. Begin the printing process.

HOW TO SCAN ON CANON G4210

Use the IJ Scan Utility app to scan and save documents, photos, or other items.

  • Make sure your printer is turned on.
  • Place items on the scanner glass or ADF.
  • Start IJ Scan Utility.
  • On Canon IJ Scan Utility, click Settings.
  • Fill in the required details such as Scan options, Save Settings, Application Settings and click OK.
  • On the Canon IJ Scan Utility, click Auto.
  • The scanning process starts.
CANON PIXMA G4210 SETUP

ScanGear (Scanner Driver):

You can also scan your documents, photo, or other items by using ScanGear (Scanner Driver). It is used to specify the document type, output size, and other settings when scanning documents.

  • Place items on the scanner glass or ADF.
  • Start IJ Scan Utility.
  • On the IJ Scan Utility main screen, click ScanGear.
  • By referring to the manual, start the application.
  • On the application's menu, select your Canon PIXMA G4210.
  • On the ScanGear tab, tap Basic mode.
  • On the Basic mode tab, set Select Source to match your document.
  • Click on the Preview option.

Note: Preview is not available when scanning from the ADF.

  • Set Designation, Output Size, Image corrections as needed.
  • Click Scan.
  • Your required documents will be scanned now.

CANON G4210 DUPLEX PRINTING

  • Open your required document and on the left corner, click File.
  • On the list, click on the Print option.
  • Select your Canon G4210 printer and click Properties or Preference.
  • On the Canon G4210 series Printing Preference tab, enable Duplex Printing (Manual).
  • Choose your preferences, like layout and margin; then click OK.
  • Complete the required setup and click OK on the Page Setup tab.
  • Your required document will now get printed.
  • Take the printed copy and load it again in the paper support facing the blank side.
  • Click the Print option.
  • The document is printed on both sides.

We have explained the Canon PIXMA G4210 printer setup in the above sections. If you face any issue, contact our technical support.

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