Obtaining Your Network Key PIXMA MP990 / PIXMA MX640 / PIXMA MP560 Mac OS Introduction Download the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant Using the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant Troubleshooting...
Introduction If you are unable to proceed past the Access Points screen during wireless setup because the required Network Key is not known, you may be able to retrieve the information using the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant. IMPORTANT: When you do not need this tool anymore, drag the file in the Trash, and delete it.
Step One Go to the Canon USA Download Library Click here to go to the Canon USA download library Step Two Select Multifunction Printers in the first menu dropdown, Inkjet in the second and your model in the third. Click Go.
Download the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant Step Three In the Drivers / Software Selection section, select your operating system in the Select OS dropdown menu. Step Four In the Software section, click the link to download the file CanonAPChkTool.
Using the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant Step One Display the window for selecting access point using the buttons on the printer. Please refer to the Getting Started Guide if you are unable to display the below window on the LCD screen.
Using the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant Step Two Run the downloaded tool "Wireless Setup Assistant " that you downloaded to the computer by double clicking its icon. Step Three Read the License Agreement, and then click Yes when you accept the...
Using the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant Step Four When the following dialog is displayed, click OK. Step Five 1. When the "Confirm Access to Keychain" dialog is displayed, click Allow Once in Mac OS X v10.4, Allow in Mac OS X v10.5/v10.6.
Using the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant Step Six 1. The "Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant" tool is launched. 2. Confirm that the same access points are listed in the Assistant and Access Point windows. 3. Write down the Network Password of the access point.
Using the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant Step Seven 1. In the window for selecting access point of the printer unit, select the access point specified in the step 4, then click OK. 2. When the window for entering the network key is displayed, enter the key you copied in Step Six.
Troubleshooting Troubleshooting If the following error message below is displayed. The entered network key may not match with the access point you specified. 1. Press the Set button 2. You will return to the screen for entering the network key. 3.