CANON PIXMA MG3060 WIFI SETUP

Connecting your printer to your Wi-Fi network lets you print documents wirelessly. Canon Pixma MG-3060 is Wi-Fi enabled, meaning that you can connect it to your computers/laptops/smartphones/tablets wirelessly. To complete the Wi-Fi setup of your Canon Pixma MG-3060 printer, read this page completely.

Canon Pixma Mg3060 Wifi Setup

COMPLETE THE INITIAL SETUP

Before you connect your printer wirelessly, you should complete its initial setup. The following instructions can guide you to complete the initial setup of your Canon printer.

  • Unpack your printer and remove all the packing tapes.
  • Turn on your Canon printer.
  • Install the cartridges.
  • Load sufficient paper into the paper tray.

Once you are done with the initial setup, you can proceed with the Wi-Fi setup of your Canon Pixma MG-3060 printer.

Canon Pixma MG-3060 Wi-Fi Setup

  • You should install the appropriate driver on your computer to connect your printer and the computer.
  • When you purchased this printer, you should have received the installation CD; if you have this CD-ROM, you can use it to install the required driver.
  • In case you don’t have the installation CD, you can get the driver from its official website.
  • To get the software from Canon’s official page, visit the page from your default browser. Enter your printer model (Canon Pixma MG-3060) in the search field and go to its support page.
  • There, enter your Operating System and download the compatible driver.
  • Once the driver is downloaded, locate the file in the Downloads folder and run the setup file.
  • Accept the terms and conditions when the software’s End-User License Agreement appears.
  • On the Connection Method screen, select Wireless. When prompted, enter your router’s credentials in the respective fields.
  • Ensure that you have connected your Canon MG-3060 printer to the same network to which you have connected your computer.
  • Go ahead with the instructions that appear on the screen and complete the installation.
  • That’s it. You have completed the Wi-Fi setup of your Canon Pixma MG-3060 printer.

STEPS TO CONNECT THE CANON MG 3060 PRINTER TO YOUR SMARTPHONE/COMPUTER VIA WI-FI DIRECT

If you want to connect your Canon Pixma MG-3060 to your smartphone/computer without an Internet connection, you can connect them via Wi-Fi Direct. The following instructions explain the procedure in detail.

  • Press the Wi-Fi button on your printer control panel until the Wi-Fi lamp starts flashing.
  • Press the Color button twice.
  • Again press the Wi-Fi button on your printer.
  • Now, take your smartphone and enable Wi-Fi. When it shows you nearby networks, select your printer’s name and enter its password in the respective field.
  • The connection between your printer and smartphone will be established within a few seconds.
  • In the same manner, you can connect your computer and the printer via Wi-Fi Direct.

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