Canon Pixma MX490 Setup

The wireless connection of the Canon Pixma MX490 setup can be completed easily with the right steps. On our website, you will find assistance to complete this setup process through easy to follow guidelines.

Canon Pixma MX490 Setup

What to do Before you can Begin the Setup for Your Canon MX490

  • Turn on the printer
  • Make sure you connect it using the correct adapter
  • All devices are accompanied by one
  • Try using this and avoid using duplicates unless absolutely necessary
  • This printer has a power lamp
  • Which will be lit whenever you turn on the device

The Actual Wireless Setup

  • The printer has a setup button
  • Use this to begin the wireless setup process
  • The navigation keys (right and left) will help you reach the correct menu option
  • And there is a OK button
  • This is help you confirm a selection
  • A search begins for all available networks
  • Make sure you have turned on your router
  • And also, place it closer to your printer
  • Because, the connection should not have any hindrances during initial setup
  • Use the WPS button in case it is a push button method
  • Otherwise, simply select the wireless setup or the standard setup buttons

Once you successfully complete this wireless Canon Pixma MX490 setup, you can reach out to your printer for printing, copying or faxing wirelessly. But in case, you have issues with your wireless router and want to connect directly to your router, then move on to the next section on this article.

The Orthodox Wired Setup

  • Access the setup button on the device
  • It will be found on the display panel
  • With the help of the navigation buttons, reach out to the Device settings
  • And then, use the OK button
  • This will always confirm any selection that is made by you
  • Next, go to the LAN settings
  • And access the Change LAN option
  • You can now make changes to the SSID by accessing the Access point mode
  • Verify the information on the printer
  • You may also need the info at a later point in time during the setup
  • Now, check the network key and begin the setup for the Canon printer

Restrictions that Ought to be Considered

Though the connection and setup of these machines are easy, they too have a few restrictions that must be taken into consideration.

  • You can connect any number of devices to the same printer
  • However, use the same connection type for all devices
  • You can change to a different connection method
  • In which case, all current connections will be disabled
  • Some models support only wireless connections
  • On these devices never attempt a wired connection
  • Some connectivity techniques will differ according to the router and its settings
  • Contact the router manufacturer to learn how to establish a connection with it

Despite these Canon Pixma MX490 setup restrictions, we are sure that you can complete the setup process in no time. For on-call assistance for completing the network or direct connections with your Canon printer, visit our website or call our toll-free number +1-800-624-6588.

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