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  • Page 1: Online Manual

    MG3600 series Online Manual Read Me First Printer Functions Overview Printing Copying Scanning Troubleshooting English...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center........
  • Page 3 Adding a PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link User......... . 133 Troubleshooting Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center........
  • Page 4 Printing a Nozzle Check Pattern............184 Aligning the Print Head.
  • Page 5 Canon IJ Network Tool Menus........
  • Page 6 Paper Load Limit..............291 Media Types You Cannot Use.
  • Page 7 Obtaining the Latest Printer Driver..........Delete the Unnecessary Canon IJ Printer from the Printer List..... . . 367 Before Installing the Printer Driver.
  • Page 8 Printing Using a Web Service............396 Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link.
  • Page 9 Updating the Scanner Driver........... . . 487 Obtaining the Latest Scanner Driver.
  • Page 10 Printing Problems............538 Printing Does Not Start.
  • Page 11 IJ Scan Utility Error Messages............587 Scanner Driver Error Messages.
  • Page 12 1682..............642 1684.
  • Page 13 5B04..............676 5B05.
  • Page 14: Notes On Site Usage And Cookies

    • Reproduction, diversion or copying of any text, photo or image published in this site, in whole or in part, is prohibited. • In principle, Canon shall change or delete the contents of this site without prior notice to customers. In addition, Canon may suspend or stop the disclosure of this site due to unavoidable reasons. Canon shall not be liable for any damage suffered by customers as a result of changes in or deletion of information in this site, or suspension/stoppage of disclosure of this guide.
  • Page 15 • In Mozilla Firefox 1. Select (Menu) > Print > Page Setup..2. Select the Print Background (colors & images) checkbox in Format & Options. • In Google Chrome 1. Select (Chrome Menu) > Print..2. Select the Background graphics checkbox in Options. For Mac OS: To print background colors and images, follow the steps below to display the Print dialog options, then select the Print backgrounds checkbox.
  • Page 16: Using This Online Manual

    Using This Online Manual Symbols Used in This Document Touch-enabled Device Users (Windows) Symbols Used in This Document Warning Instructions that, if ignored, could result in death or serious personal injury caused by incorrect operation of the equipment. These must be observed for safe operation. Caution Instructions that, if ignored, could result in personal injury or material damage caused by incorrect operation of the equipment.
  • Page 17: Trademarks And Licenses

    Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries. • Bluetooth is a trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc., U.S.A. and licensed to Canon Inc. Note • The formal name of Windows Vista is Microsoft Windows Vista operating system.
  • Page 18 1. Definitions. "License" shall mean the terms and conditions for use, reproduction, and distribution as defined by Sections 1 through 9 of this document. "Licensor" shall mean the copyright owner or entity authorized by the copyright owner that is granting the License.
  • Page 19 their Contribution(s) with the Work to which such Contribution(s) was submitted. If You institute patent litigation against any entity (including a cross-claim or counterclaim in a lawsuit) alleging that the Work or a Contribution incorporated within the Work constitutes direct or contributory patent infringement, then any patent licenses granted to You under this License for that Work shall terminate as of the date such litigation is filed.
  • Page 20 goodwill, work stoppage, computer failure or malfunction, or any and all other commercial damages or losses), even if such Contributor has been advised of the possibility of such damages. 9. Accepting Warranty or Additional Liability. While redistributing the Work or Derivative Works thereof, You may choose to offer, and charge a fee for, acceptance of support, warranty, indemnity, or other liability obligations and/or rights consistent with this License.
  • Page 21: Search Tips

    Enter keywords in the search window and click (Search). You can search for target pages in this guide. Entry example: "(your product's model name) load paper" Search Tips You can search for target pages by entering keywords in the search window. Important •...
  • Page 22 Note • The displayed screen varies depending on your product. • Searching for Application Functions Enter your application's name and a keyword for the function you want to learn about Example: When you want to learn how to print collages with My Image Garden Enter "My Image Garden collage"...
  • Page 23: Using The Machine

    Using the Machine Printing Photos from a Computer Copying Originals...
  • Page 24: Printing Photos From A Computer

    Printing Photos from a Computer This section describes how to print photos with My Image Garden. This section uses windows displayed when the Windows 8.1 operating system (hereinafter referred to as Windows 8.1) is used. 1. Open the front cover (A). 2.
  • Page 25 8. Click the My Image Garden icon (F) in Quick Menu. The Guide Menu screen is displayed. Note • The number and types of icons displayed vary depending on your region, the registered printer/ scanner and the installed applications. 9. Click the Photo Print icon (G). 10.
  • Page 26 11. Click the photos (I) you want to print. For Windows: To select two or more photos at a time, click photos while pressing the Ctrl key. For Mac OS: To select two or more photos at a time, click photos while pressing the command key. 12.
  • Page 27 My Image Garden Guide (Mac OS)
  • Page 28: Copying Originals

    Copying Originals This section describes how to load originals and copy them to plain paper. 1. Open the front cover (A). 2. Extend the paper support (B). 3. Load paper vertically WITH THE PRINT SIDE FACING DOWN. Push the paper stack all the way to the back of the front tray. 4.
  • Page 29 8. Open the document cover (F). 9. Load the original WITH THE SIDE TO COPY FACING DOWN and align it with the alignment mark (G). 10. Close the document cover gently. 11. Press the Paper button (H) to light the upper Paper lamp (I). 12.
  • Page 30 Note • For details on copy features, see Copying.
  • Page 31: Printer Functions

    Easy Scan with the Auto Function Scan Originals Larger than the Platen Scan Multiple Originals at One Time Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link Print Easily from a Smartphone or Tablet with Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY Printing with Windows RT Checking Printer Information...
  • Page 32: Connect Wirelessly With Ease In "access Point Mode

    Connect Wirelessly with Ease in "Access Point Mode" The machine supports "access point mode" in which you can connect to the machine wirelessly from a computer or smartphone even in an environment without an access point (wireless router). Switch to "access point mode" with simple steps to enjoy scanning and printing wirelessly. When you use the machine with the access point mode, be sure to specify the access point name (SSID) of the machine and the security setting in advance.
  • Page 33: Print Photos Easily Using My Image Garden

    Print Photos Easily Using My Image Garden Organize Images Easily In My Image Garden, you can register the names of people and events to photos. You can organize photos easily as you can display them not only by folder but also by calendar, event, and person.
  • Page 34 Place Photos Automatically Delightful items are created easily as the selected photos are placed automatically according to the theme. Other Various Functions My Image Garden has many other useful functions. Refer to the following for details. What You Can Do with My Image Garden (Windows) What You Can Do with My Image Garden (Mac OS)
  • Page 35: Download A Variety Of Content Materials

    PREMIUM Contents can be downloaded easily via My Image Garden or Easy-PhotoPrint+. Downloaded PREMIUM Contents can be printed directly with My Image Garden or Easy-PhotoPrint+. To download PREMIUM Contents, make sure that genuine Canon ink tanks/ink cartridges are installed for all colors on a supported printer.
  • Page 36: Print Items With Easy-photoprint+ (web Application)

    Print Items with Easy-PhotoPrint+ (Web Application) You can easily create and print personalized items such as calendars and collages, anytime and anywhere, by simply accessing Easy-PhotoPrint+ on the web from a computer or tablet. By using Easy-PhotoPrint+, you can create items in the latest environment without going through the trouble of installation.
  • Page 37: Available Connection Methods

    Available Connection Methods The following connection methods are available on the machine. Wireless Connection • With a wireless router • Without a wireless router USB Connection Wireless Connection There are two methods for connecting the printer to your device (such as a smartphone). One method is to connect using a wireless router, and the other method is to connect without using a wireless router.
  • Page 38: Usb Connection

    ◦ When the connection between a device and a wireless router is completed and (Wi-Fi icon) is displayed in the device's screen, you can connect the device to the printer using the wireless router. • Connection without Using a Wireless Router ◦...
  • Page 39: Direct Connection (windows Xp)

    Direct Connection (Windows XP) Restrictions (Appears in a new window) 1. If the Wi-Fi lamp (A) on the printer is flashing, press the Stop button (B). 2. Press and hold the Wi-Fi button (C) on the printer until the ON lamp (D) flashes. Check the SSID and network key of your printer.
  • Page 40 6. Enter the Password (Network key), then click Connect. 7. When connection is complete, click Back until the screen below appears. Proceed with the setup.
  • Page 41: Restrictions

    Restrictions When connecting another device while a device (such as a smartphone) is already connected to the printer, connect it using the same connection method as the connected device. If you connect using a different connection method, the connection to the device in use will be disabled. Connection Using a Wired Network cannot be performed on printers that do not support a wired connection.
  • Page 42 • In Direct Connection mode, you can connect up to five devices at the same time. If you try to connect a sixth device while five devices are already connected, an error will appear. If an error appears, disconnect a device that does not use the printer, then configure settings again. •...
  • Page 43: Easy Scan With The Auto Function

    Easy Scan with the Auto Function By using the auto function of IJ Scan Utility, you can scan easily by automatically detecting the item type. Refer to the following for details. Easy Scanning with Auto Scan (Windows) Easy Scanning with Auto Scan (Mac OS)
  • Page 44: Scan Originals Larger Than The Platen

    Scan Originals Larger than the Platen By using the stitch function of IJ Scan Utility, you can scan the left and right halves of an item larger than the platen and combine them back into one image. Items up to approximately twice as large as the platen are supported.
  • Page 45: Scan Multiple Originals At One Time

    Scan Multiple Originals at One Time By using IJ Scan Utility, you can scan two or more photos (small items) placed on the platen at one time and save each image individually. Refer to the following for details. Scanning Multiple Originals at One Time (Windows) Scanning Multiple Originals at One Time (Mac OS)
  • Page 46: Using Pixma/maxify Cloud Link

    Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link By using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link, you can connect your printer to a cloud service, such as CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, Evernote, or Twitter, and use the following functions without using a computer: • Print images from a photo-sharing service •...
  • Page 47: Notice For Web Service Printing

    Canon shall not be held responsible for any damages resulting from such actions. • In no event shall Canon be liable for any damages whatsoever resulting from the use of the web services.
  • Page 48: Using Pixma/maxify Cloud Link From Your Printer

    Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link from Your Printer Before Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link Registering Printer Information to PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link Cloud Troubleshooting...
  • Page 49: Before Using Pixma/maxify Cloud Link

    ◦ The printer must support a color LCD monitor. ◦ Your printer may not support the scan function. ◦ The printer must support the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Some models do not support this function. To check whether your model supports this function, see "Models that Support Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center".
  • Page 50 ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT OWNER OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES;...
  • Page 51: Registering Printer Information To Pixma/maxify Cloud Link

    If the Security code is incorrect, use your smartphone, tablet, or computer, and change the setting from the My account of the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. 3. When the registration preparation completed screen appears, select OK 4. On the confirmation screen, select Next 5.
  • Page 52 <Privacy statement> Note • If you select Do not agree, a confirmation screen asking whether you want to cancel Register My account appears. If you select Yes, then Register My account is canceled, and you return to the Home screen. Even if you select Do not agree, you can still use this service by selecting Agree from the registration screen later.
  • Page 53: Application Management

    Important • Select how to manage allows you to change which users can use this service. For details, see "Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center window". Add apps You can add your favorite apps to the printer. Follow the steps described below to add apps.
  • Page 54 Note • Description of displayed icons : Can be used with genuine Canon ink. 6. Select Register The registration is completed and the app is added to the apps list. To register another app, repeat the procedure from step 5.
  • Page 55 : Cannot be used because it is not yet released or does not support your region, model, or language. : Can be used with genuine Canon ink. 5. Select Delete When the deletion is finished, the app will be deleted from the apps list on the main screen.
  • Page 56 Note • Description of displayed icons : Cannot be used because it is not yet released or does not support your region, model, or language. : Can be used with genuine Canon ink. 5. Use buttons to move the app...
  • Page 57 6. Select Done Sorting is complete. To continue the sorting, repeat the procedure from step 4. To end the sorting, select Back and return to the cloud's Main screen.
  • Page 58: Using Pixma/maxify Cloud Link

    Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link This section introduces the photo printing procedure by using CANON iMAGE GATEWAY as an example. Important • The available functions differ depending on the app. • The printing procedure differs depending on the app. • You need to get the account and register photo and other data beforehand.
  • Page 59 4. In the displayed image list, select the image that you want to print, and then select Next 5. Make the necessary print settings, and then select Color A message that indicates the completion of issuing print job appears, and printing starts. To continue printing, select Continue, and perform the operation from Step 3.
  • Page 60 Note • To leave a usage history of this service, from the Home window on the operation panel, select Setup -> Web service setup -> Web service connection setup -> IJ Cloud Printing Center setup -> History setting for this service -> Save. Cloud Troubleshooting...
  • Page 61: Cloud Windows

    This section describes the Main screen of Cloud and the services available on the Main screen. Important • Select how to manage allows you to change which users can use this service. For details, see "Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center window". When you select Cloud from the printer home screen, the cloud's Main screen appears.
  • Page 62 • Description of displayed icons : Cannot be used because it is not yet released or does not support your region, model, or language. : Can be used with genuine Canon ink. (2) Add/delete button Use this button to add, delete, and sort apps.
  • Page 63: Legal Information

    Settings Select this to set the Time zone. Select your region on the list. For some regions, you can set whether or not to apply the daylight saving time setting. Important • If you cannot find your region on the list, select the one closest to your region. Legal information This shows the License agreement and Privacy statement.
  • Page 64: Cloud Troubleshooting

    Cloud Troubleshooting If you cannot print Check the following if you cannot print. • Check that the printer is connected to the Internet. • Check that the printer is connected to a LAN and the LAN environment is connected to the Internet. •...
  • Page 65: Using Pixma/maxify Cloud Link From Your Smartphone, Tablet, Or Computer

    Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link from Your Smartphone, Tablet, or Computer Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Registering User Information to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Adding a Printer Adding a PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link User...
  • Page 66: Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center

    Before Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center is a service that links with the cloud function of the printer and allows you to perform operations such as registering and managing apps from your smartphone or tablet device, and checking the print status, print error, and ink status of the printer.
  • Page 67: Requirements For Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Operation

    Requirements for Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center operation Computer x86 or x64 1.6 GHz or higher 2 GB or higher Resolution 1024 x 768 pixels or higher Monitor display Number of display colors 24 bits (true-color) or higher Browser Internet Explorer 9...
  • Page 68: Registering User Information To Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center

    Registering User Information to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center To use the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, you need to follow the steps described below and register My account information. If your model has color LCD monitor If your model has monochrome LCD monitor...
  • Page 69: Registering User Information To Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center (color Lcd Monitor)

    Registering User Information to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center (Color LCD Monitor) To use the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, you need to follow the steps described below and register My account information. Registering from Printer 1. Check that the printer is connected to the Internet 2.
  • Page 70 To return to the cloud main screen, select Exit. Note • You must have a special app to read QR codes from your smartphone or tablet. If you do not have an app that reads QR codes on your smartphone or tablet, install one from App Store or Google Play.
  • Page 71 In the displayed screen, enter the E-mail address that you want to register, and then select Continue registration. Note • If you enter an e-mail address that has already been registered, you will receive an "already registered" e-mail. Follow the instructions in the e-mail, and register a different e-mail address. Important •...
  • Page 72 1. Check that e-mail containing URL has been sent to registered e-mail address, and access URL 2. In the License agreement and Privacy statement windows of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, read the statements, and select Agree if you agree...
  • Page 73 3. Register password for logging in to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center In the My account registration screen, enter the password you want to register into Password and Password (Confirmation), and then select Next.
  • Page 74 Important • There are character restrictions for the Password, as shown below. • The password must be between 8 and 32 characters long, using single-byte alphanumeric characters and symbols (!"#$%&'()*+,-./:;<=>?@[¥]^_`{|}~). (Alphabets are case-sensitive) 4. Enter Nickname Enter any user name you want to use. Important •...
  • Page 75 The registration is complete. A registration completion message is displayed. When you select the OK button in the message, the login screen is displayed. Enter the registered E-mail address and Password, and Log in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center...
  • Page 76: Monitor)

    Registering User Information to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center (Monochrome LCD Monitor) To use the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, you need to follow the steps described below and register My account information. Print registration information from the printer 1. On the printer operation panel, select the Setup button, and then select Web service setup ->...
  • Page 77 2. When the printer registration screen is displayed, select Create new account 3. Enter the E-mail address and Printer registration ID of the printer's owner, and then select OK The registration page URL is sent to the e-mail address entered.
  • Page 78 User Registration 1. Check that e-mail containing URL has been sent to entered e-mail address, and access 2. In the License agreement and Privacy statement windows of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, read the statements, and select Agree if you agree...
  • Page 79 3. Register password for logging in to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center In the My account registration screen, enter the password you want to register into Password and Password (Confirmation), and then select Next.
  • Page 80 Important • There are character restrictions for the Password, as shown below. • The password must be between 8 and 32 characters long, using single-byte alphanumeric characters and symbols (!"#$%&'()*+,-./:;<=>?@[¥]^_`{|}~). (Alphabets are case-sensitive) 4. Enter Nickname Enter any user name you want to use. Important •...
  • Page 81 The registration is complete. A registration completion message is displayed. When you select the OK button in the message, the login screen is displayed. Enter the registered E-mail address and Password, and Log in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center...
  • Page 82 • Some models do not support this function. To add a printer by using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, you will need a Printer registration ID. From the operation panel of this printer, print the URL of the authentication site and your Printer registration ID.
  • Page 83 3. In the registration confirmation window, Select Yes 4. In the print settings, select the display language 5. Follow the instructions displayed in the window, and print the URL of the authentication site and your Printer registration ID When you set A4 size or Letter size or Legal size plain paper and select OK, the authentication site URL and your Printer registration ID are printed.
  • Page 84: Registering User Information To Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center (no Lcd Monitor)

    Registering User Information to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center (No LCD Monitor) To use the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, you need to follow the steps described below and register My account information. Registering from Your Smartphone, Tablet, or Computer 1.
  • Page 85 In the displayed screen, enter the E-mail address that you want to register, and then select Continue registration. Note • If you enter an e-mail address that has already been registered, you will receive an "already registered" e-mail. Follow the instructions in the e-mail, and register a different e-mail address. Important •...
  • Page 86 1. Check that e-mail containing URL has been sent to registered e-mail address, and access URL 2. In the License agreement and Privacy statement windows of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, read the statements, and select Agree if you agree...
  • Page 87 3. Register password for logging in to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center In the My account registration screen, enter the password you want to register into Password and Password (Confirmation), and then select Next.
  • Page 88 Important • There are character restrictions for the Password, as shown below. • The password must be between 8 and 32 characters long, using single-byte alphanumeric characters and symbols (!"#$%&'()*+,-./:;<=>?@[¥]^_`{|}~). (Alphabets are case-sensitive) 4. Enter Nickname Enter any user name you want to use. Important •...
  • Page 89 The registration is complete. A registration completion message is displayed. When you select the OK button in the message, the login screen is displayed. Enter the registered E-mail address and Password, and Log in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center...
  • Page 90: Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center

    Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center When the user registration is completed, you can log in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center and use the service. 1. From your PC, smartphone, or tablet, access the service login URL (http://cs.c-ij.com/) 2.
  • Page 91 • This is available if you are using a smartphone or tablet. Note • You can use CANON iMAGE GATEWAY to print jpg and jpeg file formats. 1. On the Main screen, select the app to be used 2. Enter the information according to the instructions on the authentication screen, and then select Log in 3.
  • Page 92 4. In the displayed image list, select the image that you want to print, and then select Next 5. Make the necessary print settings, and then select Print...
  • Page 93 6. A print job completion message appears, and printing starts To continue printing, select Continue, and perform the operation from Step 3. To end the printing, select Apps. The screen returns to the apps list screen. Important • If a print job is not printed within 24 hours after the print job is issued, the print job will expire and cannot be printed.
  • Page 94: Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center Window

    Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center window This section describes the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screens that are displayed on your smartphone, tablet device, or computer. Description of the Login screen Description of the Main screen Description of the Login screen This section provides the description of the Login screen of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center.
  • Page 95 The licensing information of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center is displayed. Description of the Main screen When you log in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, the Main screen appears. If you are using a smartphone or a tablet, you can also print photos and documents.
  • Page 96 Select how to manage and set Manage by group (for office users). Mng. printer screen From the Mng. printer screen, you can check update printer information registered to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, copy apps, change printer names, delete printers, and printers.
  • Page 97 • Up to 128 characters (Uppercase and lowercase letters are differentiated.) • Delete printers When you select , the printer is deleted from the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. When transferring the ownership of the printer, select Clear the information saved on the printer. • Add printers...
  • Page 98 • Although the number of printers that can be registered for one domain is not limited, only up to 16 printers are guaranteed to operate. Manage users screen From the Manage users screen, you can check user information registered to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, delete...
  • Page 99 Group management screen From the Group management screen, you can use functions for checking group information registered to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, changing groups, deleting groups, adding groups, and setting up users, printers, and apps belonging to each group.
  • Page 100 To switch between app registration/deletion, select Web services Displays the external link service. You can restrict the use of other web services that use Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center accounts such as Easy-PhotoPrint+. To switch between service linking/release, select appears for items that do not have anything selected.
  • Page 101 If you delete all groups, you must create a new one. To set a different management method, set the target method from the Select how to manage screen. • Add group Add a group to be used in Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. Note • You can register up to 20 groups.
  • Page 102 Advanced management screen The Advanced management screen allows you to set the management method for printer users and apps that can be used. To go to the setup screen, select • Require security code Each user can set a Security code, start the app, and perform printing and other operations.
  • Page 103 Manage app availability by user When one printer is used, you can manage the usable apps by user. For usage examples, see "Tips on Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center (at Home)". Manage by group (for office users) You can manage the usable apps and printers by group.
  • Page 104 The Administrator can change the printer name from the Mng. printer screen of the left context menu. (4) Right context menu When you select , the context menu appears. The information displayed depends on the menu currently selected in the menu area. symbol indicates that there is a new unread notice.
  • Page 105 From the My account screen, you can display the Permitted services screen and clear any linked service setting. • Help/legal notices The description of the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screen and various reminders are displayed. • Log out This opens the Log out screen of the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center.
  • Page 106 (6) Menu area The following 4 menu buttons are displayed: • Apps This displays the list of registered apps in the Display area. • Config This displays the Register apps screen in the Display area. The display can be toggled between Registered and Search apps. The Registered screen lists registered apps.
  • Page 107 On the Search apps screen, the apps that you can register by using the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center are displayed by category. ◦ When you select , the details of the app are displayed. When you select , you can choose to register or unregister the app.
  • Page 108 • Properties This screen displays the status of the printer that is currently selected. You can check how much ink is remaining or details about an error that occurred. You can also access the ink purchasing site and the Online Manual. Important •...
  • Page 109 This section introduces those functions by using a family of 3 (father, mother, and child) as an example. If the father registers the printer to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center, only the father is managed by the service, and the mother and the child cannot use the service unless the father tells them the login E-mail address and Password.
  • Page 110 3. The father selects Add user, and by following the screen instructions, registers the mother and child as users. After this registration is complete, the mother and child can individually use the service. If Father, Mother, and Child Want to Manage Apps Individually...
  • Page 111 After the Administrator (father) specifies settings according to the procedure below, the father, the mother, and the child will be able to manage apps individually. 1. As the Administrator, the father logs in to Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center selects Advanced management from 2. For Select how to manage, the father selects Set...
  • Page 112 3. The father sets Manage app availability by user and selects OK 4. The screen for checking the management method change appears To complete the setup and return to the Advanced management window, select OK. All registered users can register and delete apps freely.
  • Page 113 Tips on Using Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center (at Work) The Group management function allows you take advantage of the many useful functions that the service offers for office use. This section introduces an example in which two printers are used, the Administrator is the senior clerk, and the other members are the company president, the section manager, and the new hire.
  • Page 114 4. The senior clerk selects Advanced management from 5. For Select how to manage, the senior clerk selects Set...
  • Page 115 6. The senior clerk sets Manage by group (for office users) and selects OK Note • If Group management has already been set up, refer to step 10 and the subsequent steps. 7. On the screen for checking management method changes, the senior clerk checks the displayed information and selects OK.
  • Page 116 This appears only if the selected mode is Group management. To complete the setup and display the Group management screen, select OK. Note • With the default settings, the group is named "group1". • With the default settings, all registered users belong to the same group. 8.
  • Page 117 11. On Printers tab, check that all printers are selected 12. On Apps tab, set only Evernote app to...
  • Page 118 To switch between app registration/deletion, select To return to the Group management screen, select Close. This completes the setup of the group to be used by the entire office. Note • The group setup screen displays all users and printers that are registered in the domain. •...
  • Page 119 1. From , select Group management Note • This appears only if Manage by group (for office users) is set in Advanced management. 2. In displayed screen, select Add group...
  • Page 120 3. The senior clerk enters the Group name and selects OK In this field, enter "President" as the president-only group because you will be setting apps that only the president can use. Important • The following restrictions apply to entering the Group name. •...
  • Page 121 6. On the Printers tab, select printer to be used. 7. On the Apps tab, set the Evernote and Facebook apps to...
  • Page 122 To switch between app registration/deletion, select To return to the Group management screen, select Close. The above procedure allows you to set apps that only the president can use. Note • The group setup screen displays all users and printers that are registered in the domain. Limiting Apps That All Members Can Use on Printer To set the apps to be used on the printer, use the following procedure provided by this service.
  • Page 123 Note • This appears only if Manage by group (for office users) is set in Advanced management. 2. For Apps available on printers that do not require a security code, select Settings 3. On Apps tab, set only Evernote app to...
  • Page 124 To switch between app registration/deletion, select To return to the Group management screen, select Close. The above procedure sets up Evernote as the only app that all users can use on the printer. Limiting Apps That Individual Users Can Use on Printer For each user, you can set the apps that the user can use on the printer.
  • Page 125 2. For Require security code, select Set. 3. Select printer for setting up Security code. Security codes identify individual users when multiple users are using a printer. Note • On models where the settings cannot be changed, this function cannot be selected. Some models do not support this function.
  • Page 126 To send a notification e-mail only to users without a Security code, select OK. To display the Security code setup screen when each user logs in and not send the notification e- mail, select Cancel. Important • The following character restriction applies to Security code entries: •...
  • Page 127 7. Enter Security code that you set and Log in Note • If you have not set a Security code, set a Security code from account, and then Log in. 8. Select Facebook app Only the president will be able to use the Facebook app from the printer. Limiting Printers That Individual Users Can Use As an example, this section describes the procedure for setting up one printer for the president and another printer for all users.
  • Page 128 1. From , select Group management Note • This appears only if Manage by group (for office users) is set in Advanced management. 2. Select Settings for the group containing all users...
  • Page 129 3. On the Printers tab, clear printer that was set up for president To return to the Group management screen, select Close. Important • If a user is being managed in multiple groups and an app is deleted or the target printer is changed for one of those groups, the user can still use that app or printer if the one of the other groups allows it.
  • Page 130 Security code to prevent other users from using your account. • This code is valid only when you use MAXIFY Cloud Link from the printer operation panel. You cannot use this code when you access the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center from your smartphone, tablet, or computer.
  • Page 131: Adding A Printer

    Adding a Printer With one account, you can use the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center services on multiple printers. The procedure for adding a printer is as follows: If your model has color LCD monitor 1. Check that an e-mail containing the URL has been sent to...
  • Page 132 2. Enter the information according to the instructions on the authentication screen, and then select Log in 3. When printer addition complete message appears, select OK The printer addition process ends, and the main screen of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center appears. Note •...
  • Page 133: Adding A Pixma/maxify Cloud Link User

    Adding a PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link User Several people can use one printer. This section describes the user addition procedure and the user privileges. Adding a user 1. On the service screen, select Manage users from 2. Select Add user Note •...
  • Page 134 • The maximum number of users that can be added for 1 printer is 20. 3. Enter the e-mail address of the user to be added, and then select OK The URL for completing the registration is then sent to the entered e-mail address. Note •...
  • Page 135 6. Register a password for logging in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center. On the My Account Registration screen, enter you desired password into Password and Password (Confirmation) and select Next. Important • There are character restrictions for the Password, as shown below.
  • Page 136 Important • The user name entry field has the following character restrictions: • The user name must be between 1 and 20 characters long, using single-byte alphanumeric characters and symbols (!"#$%&'()*+,-./:;<=>?@[¥]^_`{|}~). (Alphabets are case-sensitive) 8. Specify the Time zone setting, and select Done Select your region on the list.
  • Page 137 • To send a notification e-mail is sent only to users without a Security code and to set Multiuser mode, select OK. • To set Multiuser mode without sending a notification e-mail, select Cancel. Troubleshooting Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center...
  • Page 138: Troubleshooting Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center

    If the information is still not updated, then check that the product is connected to the Internet. If you do not receive the registration e-mail You may have entered a different e-mail address during the user registration of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center.
  • Page 139 To display printer information, go to the Online Manual home page, and see "Checking Printer Information" for your model. After resetting the printer, repeat the user registration of Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center from the beginning. If you cannot print Check the following if you cannot print.
  • Page 140 Internet connection, and then re-submit the print job. Printing starts on its own even if you do not do anything A third party may be able to illegally use the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center services. If your model has color LCD monitor On the printer's Home screen, select Setup ->...
  • Page 141: Print Easily From A Smartphone Or Tablet With Canon Print Inkjet/selphy

    Print Easily from a Smartphone or Tablet with Canon PRINT Inkjet/ SELPHY Use Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY to easily print photos saved on a smartphone or tablet wirelessly. You can also receive scanned data (PDForJPEG) directly on a smartphone or tablet without using a computer.
  • Page 142: Printing With Windows Rt

    When the connection is complete, the Canon Inkjet Print Utility software, which allows you to specify detailed print settings, is downloaded automatically. By using Canon Inkjet Print Utility, you can check the Printer status and specify detailed print settings. (The available functions will differ depending on your usage environment and connection method.)
  • Page 143: Checking Printer Information

    Checking Printer Information You can check the printer status and change the printer settings using the web browser on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Note • You can use this function on the following OS and the web browser. • iOS device OS: iOS 6.1 or later Web browser: iOS standard Web browser (Mobile Safari) •...
  • Page 144 If you want to check the printer status and change the printer settings, proceed to the next step. If you do not, close the web browser. 3. Select Log on to check printer status and change printer settings. The Admin password authentication screen is displayed. Important •...
  • Page 145 Device settings This function allows you to change the printer settings such as the quiet setting, the energy saving settings, and the print settings. AirPrint settings This function allows you to specify the AirPrint settings, such as paper size and media type. Web service connection setup This function allows you to register to Google Cloud Print or IJ Cloud Printing Center, or delete a registration.
  • Page 146: Handling Paper, Originals, Fine Cartridges, Etc

    Handling Paper, Originals, FINE Cartridges, etc. Loading Paper Loading Plain Paper / Photo Paper Loading Envelopes Loading Originals Loading Originals on the Platen Glass Originals You Can Load How to Detach / Attach the Document Cover Replacing a FINE Cartridge Replacing a FINE Cartridge Checking Ink Status...
  • Page 147: Loading Paper

    Loading Paper Loading Plain Paper / Photo Paper Loading Envelopes...
  • Page 148: Loading Plain Paper / Photo Paper

    For details on the Canon genuine paper, see Media Types You Can Use. • You can use general copy paper or Canon Red Label Superior WOP111/Canon Océ Office Colour Paper SAT213. For the page size and paper weight you can use for this machine, see Media Types You Can Use.
  • Page 149 3. Use the right paper guide (C) to slide both paper guides all the way out. 4. Load the paper in the center of the front tray WITH THE PRINT SIDE FACING DOWN. Push the paper stack all the way to the back of the front tray. Important •...
  • Page 150 Note • Do not overload paper by stacking until the top of the stack touches the paper guides. • Load small size paper, such as 4" x 6" (10 x 15 cm), by pushing it in all the way to the back of the front tray.
  • Page 151 Important • Be sure to open the paper output tray when printing. If not open, the machine cannot start printing. Note • When printing, select the size and type of the loaded paper on the print settings screen of the operation panel or printer driver.
  • Page 152: Loading Envelopes

    Loading Envelopes You can load Envelope DL and Envelope Com 10. The address is automatically rotated and printed according to the envelope's direction by specifying with the printer driver properly. Important • Printing of envelopes from the operation panel or from a PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device is not supported.
  • Page 153 3. Use the right paper guide (C) to slide both paper guides all the way out. 4. Load the envelopes in the center of the front tray WITH THE ADDRESS SIDE FACING DOWN. The folded flap of the envelope will be faced up on the left side. D: Rear side E: Address side Push the envelopes all the way to the back of the front tray.
  • Page 154 Note • Do not overload envelopes by stacking until the top of the stack touches the paper guides. 6. Open the output tray extension. 7. Open the paper output tray (F) gently, then extend the paper output support (G). Important •...
  • Page 155: Loading Originals

    Loading Originals Loading Originals on the Platen Glass Originals You Can Load How to Detach / Attach the Document Cover...
  • Page 156: Loading Originals On The Platen Glass

    Loading Originals on the Platen Glass 1. Open the document cover. 2. Load the original WITH THE SIDE TO SCAN FACING DOWN on the platen glass. Originals You Can Load Align the corner of the original with the alignment mark Important •...
  • Page 157 Important • After loading the original on the platen glass, be sure to close the document cover before starting to copy or scan.
  • Page 158: Originals You Can Load

    Originals You Can Load Item Details Types of originals - Text document, magazine, or newspaper - Printed photo, postcard, business card, or disc (BD/DVD/CD, etc.) Size (width x height) Max. 8.5 x 11.7 inches (216 x 297 mm) Note • When loading a thick original such as a book on the platen glass, you can load it by removing the document cover from the machine.
  • Page 159: How To Detach / Attach The Document Cover

    How to Detach / Attach the Document Cover Detaching the document cover: Hold up the document cover vertically and then pull it up. Attaching the document cover: Fit both hinges (A) of the document cover into the holder (B) and insert both hinges of the document cover vertically as illustrated below.
  • Page 160: Replacing A Fine Cartridge

    Replacing a FINE Cartridge Replacing a FINE Cartridge Checking Ink Status...
  • Page 161: Replacing A Fine Cartridge

    Replacing a FINE Cartridge When remaining ink cautions or errors occur, the ink lamps and the Alarm lamp will flash to inform you of the error. Count the number of flashes and take appropriate action. An Error Occurs Note • For precautionary notes on handling FINE cartridges, see Notes on FINE cartridges.
  • Page 162 it again. Trying to force open the head cover with your hand may cause the machine to malfunction. • Do not touch the metallic parts or other parts inside the machine. • If the paper output cover is left open for more than 10 minutes, the FINE cartridge holder moves to the far right and the Alarm lamp lights.
  • Page 163 Important • If you shake a FINE cartridge, ink may spill out and stain your hands and the surrounding area. Handle a FINE cartridge carefully. • Be careful not to stain your hands and the surrounding area with ink on the removed protective tape.
  • Page 164 7. Push up the ink cartridge lock lever to lock the FINE cartridge into place. The FINE cartridge is locked into place when the ink cartridge lock lever clicks. Important • Check if the FINE cartridge is installed correctly. • The machine cannot print unless both the color FINE cartridge and black FINE cartridge are installed.
  • Page 165 Note • If the Alarm lamp lights or flashes after the paper output cover is closed, take appropriate action. An Error Occurs • When you start printing after replacing the FINE cartridge, the machine starts cleaning the print head automatically. Do not perform any other operations until the machine completes the cleaning of the print head.
  • Page 166 Note • If a FINE cartridge runs out of ink, you can print with either color or black FINE cartridge, in whichever ink remains, only for a while. However the print quality may be reduced compared to when printing with both cartridges. We recommend to use a new FINE cartridge in order to obtain optimum qualities.
  • Page 167: Checking Ink Status

    Checking Ink Status Checking the Ink Status with the Ink Lamps on the Operation Panel You can also check the ink status on the computer screen. Checking the Ink Status from Your Computer (Windows) Checking the Ink Status from Your Computer (Mac OS)
  • Page 168: Checking The Ink Status With The Ink Lamps On The Operation Panel

    Checking the Ink Status with the Ink Lamps on the Operation Panel Note • The ink level detector is mounted on the machine to detect the remaining ink level. The machine considers as ink is full when a new FINE cartridge is installed, and then starts to detect a remaining ink level.
  • Page 169: Maintenance

    Maintenance If Printing Is Faint or Uneven Performing Maintenance Functions from Your Computer (Windows) Performing Maintenance Functions from Your Computer (Mac OS) Cleaning...
  • Page 170: If Printing Is Faint Or Uneven

    If Printing Is Faint or Uneven Maintenance Procedure Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern Examining the Nozzle Check Pattern Cleaning the Print Head Cleaning the Print Head Deeply Aligning the Print Head...
  • Page 171: Maintenance Procedure

    Maintenance Procedure If print results are blurred, colors are not printed correctly, or print results are unsatisfactory (e.g. misaligned printed ruled lines), perform the maintenance procedure below. Important • Do not rinse or wipe the FINE cartridge. This can cause trouble with the FINE cartridge. Note •...
  • Page 172 From the computer Cleaning the Print Heads (Windows) Cleaning the Print Heads (Mac OS) After cleaning the print head, print and examine the nozzle check pattern: Step1 If the problem is not resolved after performing from step 1 to step 3 twice: Clean the print head deeply.
  • Page 173: Printing The Nozzle Check Pattern

    Printing the Nozzle Check Pattern Print the nozzle check pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzle. Note • If the remaining ink level is low, the nozzle check pattern will not be printed correctly. Replace the FINE cartridge whose ink is low.
  • Page 174: Examining The Nozzle Check Pattern

    Examining the Nozzle Check Pattern Examine the nozzle check pattern, and clean the print head if necessary. 1. Check if there are missing lines in the pattern A or horizontal white streaks in the pattern B. C: Number of sheets printed so far If there are missing lines in the pattern A: Cleaning the print head is required.
  • Page 175: Cleaning The Print Head

    Cleaning the Print Head Clean the print head if lines are missing or if horizontal white streaks are present in the printed nozzle check pattern. Cleaning unclogs the nozzles and restores the print head condition. Cleaning the print head consumes ink, so clean the print head only when necessary. 1.
  • Page 176: Cleaning The Print Head Deeply

    Cleaning the Print Head Deeply If print quality does not improve by the standard cleaning of the print head, clean the print head deeply. Cleaning the print head deeply consumes more ink than the standard cleaning of the print head, so clean the print head deeply only when necessary.
  • Page 177: Aligning The Print Head

    Aligning the Print Head If printed ruled lines are misaligned or print results are otherwise unsatisfactory, adjust the print head position. Note • If the remaining ink level is low, the print head alignment sheet will not be printed correctly. Replace the FINE cartridge whose ink is low.
  • Page 178 • If the print head alignment sheet was not printed correctly, press the Stop button, then redo this procedure from the beginning. 5. Load the print head alignment sheet on the platen glass. Load the print head alignment sheet WITH THE PRINTED SIDE FACING DOWN and align the mark on the bottom right corner of the sheet with the alignment mark 6.
  • Page 179: Performing Maintenance Functions From Your Computer (mac Os)

    Performing Maintenance Functions from Your Computer (Mac OS) Cleaning the Print Heads Cleaning Inside the Printer Cleaning the Paper Feed Rollers Printing a Nozzle Check Pattern Aligning the Print Head Aligning the Print Head Position Automatically Aligning the Print Head Position Checking the Ink Status from Your Computer...
  • Page 180: Cleaning The Print Heads

    The procedure for cleaning the print head is as follows: Cleaning 1. Select Cleaning from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 2. Click the Cleaning icon When the dialog opens, select the ink group for which cleaning is to be performed.
  • Page 181 1. Select Cleaning from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 2. Click the Deep Cleaning icon When the dialog opens, select the ink group for which deep cleaning is to be performed.
  • Page 182: Cleaning Inside The Printer

    The procedure for performing bottom plate cleaning is as follows: Bottom Plate Cleaning 1. Select Cleaning from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 2. Click the Bottom Plate Cleaning icon The dialog opens. Load paper...
  • Page 183: Cleaning The Paper Feed Rollers

    1. Prepare the printer Remove all sheets of paper from the front tray. 2. Select Cleaning from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 3. Click the Roller Cleaning icon The confirmation message appears. 4. Execute paper feed roller cleaning Make sure that the printer is on and then click OK.
  • Page 184: Printing A Nozzle Check Pattern

    The procedure for printing a nozzle check pattern is as follows: Nozzle Check 1. Select Test Print from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 2. Click the Nozzle Check icon The confirmation message appears. Before printing the nozzle check pattern, check the following items: On some printer models, pressing the tank cover open button on the printer opens the tank cover.
  • Page 185: Aligning The Print Head

    Aligning the Print Head When you perform head position adjustment, errors in the print head adjustment position are corrected and conditions such as color and line streaking are improved. If the print results appear uneven because of line shifts or other conditions, adjust the position of the print head.
  • Page 186: Aligning The Print Head Position

    The procedure for performing manual print head alignment is as follows: Print Head Alignment 1. Select Custom Settings from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 2. Switch head alignment to manual Check the Align heads manually check box.
  • Page 187 Note • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable vertical streaks. (A) Least noticeable vertical streaks (B) Most noticeable vertical streaks • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable horizontal streaks.
  • Page 188 Note • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable vertical streaks. (A) Least noticeable vertical streaks (B) Most noticeable vertical streaks 11. Confirm the displayed message and click OK The third pattern is printed. Important •...
  • Page 189 Note • If it is difficult to pick the best pattern, pick the setting that produces the least noticeable horizontal stripes. (A) Least noticeable horizontal stripes (B) Most noticeable horizontal stripes Note • After head alignment is completed, you can print and check the current setting. To do so, click the Print Head Alignment icon and when the message is displayed, click Print Alignment Value.
  • Page 190: Aligning The Print Head Position Automatically

    The procedure for performing automatic print head alignment is as follows: Print Head Alignment 1. Select Test Print from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 2. Click the Print Head Alignment icon A message is displayed. 3. Load paper in the printer Load one sheet of A4 size or Letter size plain paper into the front tray.
  • Page 191: Checking The Ink Status From Your Computer

    You can check the remaining ink level and the FINE cartridge types for your model. 1. Select Ink Level Information from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility An illustration of the ink types and their status is displayed.
  • Page 192: Cleaning

    Cleaning Cleaning the Exterior of the Machine Cleaning the Platen Glass and Document Cover Cleaning the Paper Feed Roller Cleaning the Inside of the Machine (Bottom Plate Cleaning)
  • Page 193: Cleaning The Exterior Of The Machine

    Cleaning the Exterior of the Machine Be sure to use a soft and dry cloth such as eyeglasses cleaning cloth and wipe off dirt on the surface gently. Smooth out wrinkles on the cloth if necessary before cleaning. Important • Be sure to turn off the power and unplug the power cord before cleaning the machine. •...
  • Page 194: Cleaning The Platen Glass And Document Cover

    Cleaning the Platen Glass and Document Cover Important • Be sure to turn off the power and unplug the power cord before cleaning the machine. • Do not use tissue paper, paper towels, rough-textured cloth, or similar materials for cleaning so as not to scratch the surface.
  • Page 195: Cleaning The Paper Feed Roller

    Cleaning the Paper Feed Roller If the paper feed roller is dirty or paper powder is attached to it, paper may not be fed properly. In this case, clean the paper feed roller. Cleaning will wear out the paper feed roller, so perform this only when necessary.
  • Page 196: Cleaning The Inside Of The Machine (bottom Plate Cleaning)

    Cleaning the Inside of the Machine (Bottom Plate Cleaning) Remove stains from the inside of the machine. If the inside of the machine becomes dirty, printed paper may get dirty, so we recommend performing cleaning regularly. You need to prepare: a sheet of A4 or Letter-sized plain paper* * Be sure to use a new piece of paper.
  • Page 197 Note • When performing Bottom Plate Cleaning again, be sure to use a new piece of paper. If the problem is not resolved after performing cleaning again, the protrusions inside the machine may be stained. Wipe off any ink from the protrusions using a cotton swab or the like. Important •...
  • Page 198: Overview

    Overview Safety Safety Precautions Regulatory Information Main Components and Their Use Main Components Power Supply Changing Settings Changing Printer Settings from Your Computer (Windows) Changing Printer Settings from Your Computer (Mac OS) Changing Settings from Operation Panel Initializing Machine Settings Disabling Wireless LAN Function Network Connection Network Connection Tips...
  • Page 199 Keeping Print Quality High Transporting Your Printer Legal Restrictions on Scanning/Copying Specifications...
  • Page 200: Safety

    Safety Safety Precautions Regulatory Information...
  • Page 201: Safety Precautions

    Safety Precautions Choosing a location • Do not install the machine in a location that is unstable or subject to excessive vibration. • Do not install the machine in locations that are very humid or dusty, in direct sunlight, outdoors, or close to a heating source.
  • Page 202: Regulatory Information

    20cm between the radiator and persons body (excluding extremities: hands, wrists, feet and ankles) and must not be colocated or operated with any other antenna or transmitter. Canon U.S.A., Inc. One Canon Park Melville, New York 11747...
  • Page 203: Users In Canada

    For more information about where you can drop off your waste equipment for recycling, please contact your local city office, waste authority, approved WEEE scheme or your household waste disposal service. For more information regarding return and recycling of WEEE products, please visit www.canon- europe.com/weee.
  • Page 204: Environmental Information

    Canon does not recommend extending the Activation Times from the optimum ones set as default. ®...
  • Page 205: Main Components And Their Use

    Main Components and Their Use Main Components Power Supply...
  • Page 206: Main Components

    Main Components Front View Rear View Inside View Operation Panel...
  • Page 207: Front View

    Front View (1) paper output support Extend to support ejected paper. (2) paper output tray Printed paper is ejected. (3) paper output cover Open to replace the FINE cartridge or remove jammed paper inside the machine. (4) document cover Open to load an original on the platen glass. (5) paper guides Align with both sides of the paper stack.
  • Page 208 (10) operation panel Use to change the settings of the machine or to operate it. Operation Panel (11) platen glass Load an original here.
  • Page 209: Rear View

    Rear View (1) transport unit Open when removing jammed paper. (2) power cord connector Plug in the supplied power cord. (3) USB port Plug in the USB cable to connect the machine with a computer. Important • Do not touch the metal casing. •...
  • Page 210: Inside View

    Inside View (1) ink cartridge lock lever Locks the FINE cartridge into place. (2) FINE cartridge (ink cartridges) A replaceable cartridge that integrates print head and ink tank. (3) FINE cartridge holder Install the FINE cartridges here. The color FINE cartridge should be installed into the left slot and the black FINE cartridge should be installed into the right slot.
  • Page 211: Operation Panel

    Operation Panel * All lamps on the operation panel are shown lit in the figure below for explanatory purposes. (1) ON lamp Lights after flashing when the power is turned on. Note • You can check the status of the machine by the ON and Alarm lamps. •...
  • Page 212 (5) ink lamps Light or flash when ink runs out, etc. The left lamp indicates the color FINE cartridge status, the right lamp the black FINE cartridge status. (6) Paper button Selects the page size and media type. (7) Paper lamp Lights to indicate the page size and media type selected with the Paper button.
  • Page 213: Power Supply

    Power Supply Confirming that the Power Is On Turning the Machine On and Off Notice for the Power Plug/Power Cord Notice for Unplugging the Power Cord...
  • Page 214: Confirming That The Power Is On

    Confirming that the Power Is On The ON lamp is lit when the machine is turned on. Note • It may take a while for the machine to start printing immediately after you turn on the machine.
  • Page 215: Turning The Machine On And Off

    Turning the Machine On and Off Turning on the machine 1. Press the ON button to turn on the machine. The ON lamp flashes and then remains lit. Confirming that the Power Is On Note • It may take a while for the machine to start printing immediately after you turn on the machine. •...
  • Page 216 Note • You can set the machine to automatically turn off when no operations are performed or no print jobs are sent to the machine for a certain interval. This feature is set to on by default. Managing the Printer Power (Windows) Managing the Printer Power (Mac OS)
  • Page 217: Notice For The Power Plug/power Cord

    Notice for the Power Plug/Power Cord Unplug the power cord once a month to confirm that the power plug/power cord does not have anything unusual described below. • The power plug/power cord is hot. • The power plug/power cord is rusty. •...
  • Page 218: Notice For Unplugging The Power Cord

    Notice for Unplugging the Power Cord To unplug the power cord, follow the procedure below. Important • When you unplug the power cord, press the ON button, then confirm that the ON lamp is off. Unplugging the power cord while the ON lamp is lit or flashing may cause drying or clogging of the print head and print quality may be reduced.
  • Page 219: Changing Settings

    Changing Settings Changing Printer Settings from Your Computer (Windows) Changing Printer Settings from Your Computer (Mac OS) Changing Settings from Operation Panel Initializing Machine Settings Disabling Wireless LAN Function...
  • Page 220: Changing Printer Settings From Your Computer (mac Os)

    Changing Printer Settings from Your Computer (Mac OS) Registering a Changed Printing Profile Setting the Ink Cartridge to be Used Managing the Printer Power Reducing the Printer Noise Changing the Printer Operation Mode...
  • Page 221: Registering A Changed Printing Profile

    Registering a Changed Printing Profile You can name and register the printing profile you made in the Print Dialog. The registered printing profile can be called up from Presets to be used. You can also delete the unnecessary printing profile. The procedure for registering a printing profile is as follows: Registering a Printing Profile 1.
  • Page 222 In the print dialog, select Show Presets... in the Presets section. Then in the dialog that appears, select the name of the printing profile to be deleted. 2. Delete the printing profile Click Delete, and click OK. The selected printing profiles will be deleted from Presets.
  • Page 223: Setting The Ink Cartridge To Be Used

    The procedure for specifying the FINE cartridge is as follows: 1. Select Ink Cartridge Settings from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 2. Select the FINE cartridge to be used Select the FINE cartridge you use for printing, and click Apply.
  • Page 224: Managing The Printer Power

    The Power Off function turns off the printer. When you use this function, you will not be able to turn the printer on from the printer driver. 1. Select Power Settings from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility 2. Execute power off Click Power Off, and when the confirmation message appears, click OK.
  • Page 225: Reducing The Printer Noise

    The procedure for using the quiet mode is as follows: 1. Select Quiet Settings from the pop-up menu on the Canon IJ Printer Utility Note • If the computer is unable to communicate with the printer, a message may be displayed because the computer cannot access the function information that was set on the printer.
  • Page 226 3. Apply the settings Make sure that the printer is on and click Apply. Click OK when the confirmation message appears. The settings are enabled hereafter. Note • The effects of the quiet mode may be less depending on the print quality settings.
  • Page 227: Changing The Printer Operation Mode

    • Using this function slows down the print speed. Align heads manually Usually, the Print Head Alignment function of Test Print on the pop-up menu in the Canon IJ Printer Utility is set to automatic head alignment, but you can change it to manual head alignment.
  • Page 228 3. Apply the settings Click Apply and when the confirmation message appears, click OK. The printer operates with the modified settings hereafter.
  • Page 229: Changing Settings From Operation Panel

    Changing Settings from Operation Panel Quiet setting Turning on/off Machine Automatically...
  • Page 230: Quiet Setting

    Quiet setting Enables this function on the machine if you want to reduce the operating noise, such as when printing at night. Follow the procedure below to perform setting. Make sure machine is turned on. 2. Press and hold Stop button and release it when Alarm lamp flashes 9 times. 3.
  • Page 231: Turning On/off Machine Automatically

    Turning on/off Machine Automatically You can enable the machine to turn on/off automatically considering the environment Turning on Machine Automatically Turning off Machine Automatically Turning on Machine Automatically You can enable the machine to turn on automatically when a scanning command from a computer or printing data is sent to the machine.
  • Page 232: Initializing Machine Settings

    When using the machine over wireless LAN, note that initialization erases all network settings on the machine, and printing operation from a computer over network becomes impossible. To use the machine over network, set it up using the Setup CD-ROM or follow the instructions on the Canon website.
  • Page 233: Disabling Wireless Lan Function

    Disabling Wireless LAN Function Follow the procedure below to disable the wireless LAN. Make sure machine is turned on. 2. Press and hold Wi-Fi button and release it when ON lamp flashes. 3. Press Black button twice and press Wi-Fi button. When the ON lamp changed from flashing to lit and the Wi-Fi lamp goes off, the wireless LAN is disabled.
  • Page 234: Network Connection

    Network Connection Network Connection Tips...
  • Page 235: Network Connection Tips

    Network Connection Tips Default Network Settings Cannot Proceed beyond Printer Connection Screen/Connect Cable Screen Another Printer Found with Same Name Connecting to Another Computer via LAN/Changing from USB to LAN Connection Printing Network Settings...
  • Page 236: Default Network Settings

    Enable/disable WSD (WSD settings) Enable Timeout setting (WSD settings) 1 minute Enable/disable Bonjour (Bonjour settings) Enable Service name (Bonjour settings) Canon MG3600 series LPR protocol setting Enable PictBridge communication Enable ("XXXXXX" represents last six digits of machine's MAC address.) Access Point Mode Defaults...
  • Page 237: Another Printer Found With Same Name

    Another Printer Found with Same Name When the printer is found during setup, other printers with the same name may appear on the results screen. Select a printer with checking the printer settings against those on detection result screen. • For Windows: Check the printer's MAC address or serial to select the correct printer from the results.
  • Page 238: Connecting To Another Computer Via Lan/changing From Usb To Lan Connection

    For Windows: To add a computer to connect to the machine on a LAN or to change from USB to LAN connection, perform setup using the Setup CD-ROM or follow the instructions on the Canon website. For Mac OS: To connect an additional computer to the machine via LAN, or to change from USB to LAN connection,...
  • Page 239: Printing Network Settings

    Printing Network Settings Use the operation panel to print the machine's current network settings. Important • The network settings printout contains important information about your network. Handle it with care. Make sure machine is turned on. Load two sheets of A4 or Letter-sized plain paper. 3.
  • Page 240 Default Gateway Default gateway XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX TCP/IPv6 TCP/IPv6 Enable/Disable IP Address *2 IP address XXXX:XXXX:XXXX:XXXX XXXX:XXXX:XXXX:XXXX Subnet Prefix Length *2 Subnet prefix length Default Gateway *2 Default gateway XXXX:XXXX:XXXX:XXXX XXXX:XXXX:XXXX:XXXX IPsec *3 IPsec setting Active Security Protocol *3 Security method ESP/ESP & AH/AH Access Point Mode Access point mode Enable/Disable...
  • Page 241 LPD Printing LPD printing setting Enable/Disable Bonjour Bonjour setting Enable/Disable Bonjour Service Name Bonjour service name Bonjour service name (Up to 52 alphanumeric characters) PictBridge Commun. PictBridge communication Enable/Disable DNS Server Obtain DNS server address Auto/Manual automatically Primary Server Primary server address XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX Secondary Server Secondary server address...
  • Page 242: Network Communication (mac Os)

    Network Communication (Mac OS) Checking and Changing Network Settings Network Communication Tips...
  • Page 243: Checking And Changing Network Settings

    Checking and Changing Network Settings IJ Network Tool Canon IJ Network Tool Screen Canon IJ Network Tool Menus Changing Settings in Wireless LAN Sheet Changing WEP Detailed Settings Changing WPA/WPA2 Detailed Settings Changing Settings in Wired LAN Sheet Changing Settings in Admin Password Sheet...
  • Page 244: Ij Network Tool

    • Do not print when IJ Network Tool is running. • If the firewall function of your security software is turned on, a message may appear warning that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If the warning message appears, set the security software to always allow access.
  • Page 245: Canon Ij Network Tool Screen

    Canon IJ Network Tool Screen This section describes the items displayed on the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. 1. Utilities Modifies the settings of the machine. Select to change the network name (SSID) settings. Setup Sets up the machine. If you setup the machine from scratch, connect your computer and the machine with a USB cable.
  • Page 246 4. Configuration... Enabled when Utilities is selected. Click to display the Configuration screen to configure settings of the selected printer. Note • This item has the same function as Configuration... in the Settings menu.
  • Page 247: Canon Ij Network Tool Menus

    • If the printer is being used from another computer, a screen is displayed informing you of this condition. Note • This item has the same function as Update in the Canon IJ Network Tool screen. Network Information Displays the Network Information screen to check the network settings of the printer.
  • Page 248 Changing Settings in Direct Connection 4. Help menu Instructions Displays this guide.
  • Page 249: Changing Settings In Wireless Lan Sheet

    Changing Settings in Wireless LAN Sheet To change the wireless network settings of the printer, connect the printer and the computer with a USB cable temporarily. If you modify the wireless network settings of the computer over wireless connection without USB connection, your computer may not be able to communicate with the machine after modifying the settings.
  • Page 250 Direct Connection Connects external wireless communication devices (e.g. computers, smartphones, or tablets) to the printer using it as an access point (wireless router). Note • When Direct Connection is displayed on Network Type:, you cannot change the settings on the Wireless LAN sheet or the Admin Password sheet. •...
  • Page 251 Use WPA/WPA2 Transmission is encrypted using a network key you specified. The security has been strengthened more than WEP. If a network key has not been set, the Authentication Type Confirmation screen is displayed automatically. To change network key settings before, click Configuration... to display the WPA/WPA2 Details screen.
  • Page 252 Note • Signal strength is displayed as follows. : Good : Fair : Poor • Type of encryption is displayed as follows. Blank: No encryption WEP: WEP is set WPA/WPA2: WPA/WPA2 is set 2. Refresh Click to update the list of wireless routers when your target wireless router is not detected. If the target wireless router is set to a closed network (the stealth mode), click Cancel to return to the previous screen and enter the network name (SSID) in Network (SSID).
  • Page 253: Changing Wep Detailed Settings

    Changing WEP Detailed Settings Note • This function is not available depending on the printer you are using. To change the wireless network settings of the printer, connect the printer and the computer with a USB cable temporarily. If you modify the wireless network settings of the computer over wireless connection without USB connection, your computer may not be able to communicate with the machine after modifying the settings.
  • Page 254 2. Key Length: Select either 64 bit or 128 bit. 3. Key Format: Select either ASCII or Hex. 4. Key ID: Select the Key ID (index) set to the wireless router. Note • When the printer is connected to an AirPort Base Station via a LAN: When the printer is connected to an AirPort Base Station via a LAN, check the settings in Wireless Security of AirPort Utility.
  • Page 255: Changing Wpa/wpa2 Detailed Settings

    Changing WPA/WPA2 Detailed Settings Note • This function is not available depending on the printer you are using. To change the wireless network settings of the printer, connect the printer and the computer with a USB cable temporarily. If you modify the wireless network settings of the computer over wireless connection without USB connection, your computer may not be able to communicate with the machine after modifying the settings.
  • Page 256 Note • This machine supports WPA/WPA2-PSK (WPA/WPA2-Personal) and WPA2-PSK (WPA2- Personal).
  • Page 257: Changing Settings In Wired Lan Sheet

    Changing Settings in Wired LAN Sheet Note • This function is not available depending on the printer you are using. • Enable the wired LAN setting of the printer to change the settings in the Wired LAN sheet. Start up IJ Network Tool. 2.
  • Page 258: Changing Settings In Admin Password Sheet

    Changing Settings in Admin Password Sheet Note • You cannot change the settings when using the direct connection (access point mode). Start up IJ Network Tool. 2. Select printer in Printers:. 3. Click Configuration... button. 4. Click Admin Password button. The Admin Password sheet is displayed.
  • Page 259 A screen is displayed asking you for confirmation before the settings are sent to the printer. If you click OK, the settings are sent to the printer and the Transmitted Settings screen is displayed. Enter Password Screen The following screen is displayed if an administrator password is set to the printer. •...
  • Page 260: Monitoring Wireless Network Status

    Monitoring Wireless Network Status Note • This function is not available depending on the printer you are using. • When using the machine over the wired LAN, you cannot monitor network status. Start up IJ Network Tool. 2. Select printer in Printers:. 3.
  • Page 261 The wireless connection may use the same frequency band as microwave ovens and other sources of radio interference. Try to keep the printer and the wireless router away from such sources. • Check if the radio channel of the wireless router is close to that of other wireless routers nearby.
  • Page 262: Changing Settings In Direct Connection

    Changing Settings in Direct Connection Note • This function is not available depending on the printer you are using. • Depending on the printer you are using, "Direct connection" may be referred to as "Access point mode" in the manuals. •...
  • Page 263 Important • You cannot change the encryption method or password depending on the printer you are using. • If you cannot change the settings from the screen above, you can update the SSID (access point name) and password at the same time using the operation panel (You cannot change the encryption method.).
  • Page 264: Initializing Network Settings

    Canon website. Note • You can change the network settings of the printer using IJ Network Tool with USB connection after initializing the LAN settings. To change the network settings using Canon IJ Network Tool, enable wireless LAN in advance.
  • Page 265: Viewing Modified Settings

    Viewing Modified Settings The Confirmation screen is displayed after you modified the printer settings on the Configuration screen. When you click OK on the Confirmation screen, the following screen is displayed for checking the modified settings. 1. Settings: A list of changes made in the Configuration screen is displayed.
  • Page 266: Network Communication Tips

    Network Communication Tips Using Card Slot over Network Technical Terms Restrictions...
  • Page 267: Using Card Slot Over Network

    Using Card Slot over Network Note • This function is not available depending on the printer you are using. To make sure whether this function is available with your printer, refer to List of Function for Each Model. Mounting Card Slot as Network Drive Restrictions on Card Slot Use over Network Mounting Card Slot as Network Drive The card slot must be mounted to use it over a network.
  • Page 268 • The card slot can be shared by multiple computers, if the machine is connected to a network. Multiple computers can read files from a memory card in the card slot at the same time. • If your computer joins a domain, the card slot may not be mounted as the network drive. •...
  • Page 269: Technical Terms

    Technical Terms In this section, technical terms used in the manual are explained. • Access point mode The machine is used as a wireless router to connect external wireless communication devices (e.g. computers, smartphones, or tablets) in an environment where no wireless router is available. You can connect up to 5 devices to the machine using the access point mode (direct connection).
  • Page 270 • Authentication Method The method that a wireless router uses to authenticate a printer through a wireless LAN. The methods are agreeable each other. When using WEP as an encryption method, the authentication method is able to fix to Open System or Shared Key.
  • Page 271 • Firewall It is a system that prevents an unlawful computer access in the network. To prevent, you can use the firewall function of a broadband router, the security software installed in the computer, or operation system for computer. • IEEE 802.11b International standard for wireless LAN using the 2.4 GHz frequency range with a throughput of up to 11 Mbps.
  • Page 272 • Key Length Length of the WEP key. Select either 64 bits or 128 bits. Longer key length allows you to set a more complex WEP key. • Link Quality The status of the connection between the wireless router and the printer excluding noise (interference) is indicated with a value from 0 to 100%.
  • Page 273 • Router A relay device to connect to another network. • Signal Level The strength of the signal received by the printer from the wireless router is indicated with a value from 0 to 100%. • SSID Unique label for wireless LAN. It is often represented such as a network name or a wireless router name.
  • Page 274 • USB Serial interface designed to enable you to "hot-swap" devices, i.e., by plugging and unplugging them without turning off the power. • WEP/WEP Key An encryption method employed by IEEE 802.11. Shared security key used to encrypt and decrypt data sent over wireless networks.
  • Page 275 This encrypted key is used to perform WPA2 Personal authentication. The passphrase should be a string of 8 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a 64-digit hexadecimal value. • WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) WPS is a standard for easy and secure establishment of a wireless network. There are 2 primary methods used in the Wi-Fi Protected Setup: PIN entry: a mandatory method of setup for all WPS certified devices Push button configuration (PBC): an actual push button on the hardware or through a simulated push...
  • Page 276: Restrictions

    Restrictions If you use a printer over the wireless LAN, the printer may recognize nearby wireless systems, you should set a network key (WEP or WPA/WPA2) to the wireless router to encrypt wireless transmission. Wireless communication with a product that does not comply with the Wi-Fi standard cannot be guaranteed. Connecting with too many computers may affect the printer performance, such as printing speed.
  • Page 277: Ensuring Optimal Printing Results

    Ensuring Optimal Printing Results Ink Tips Printing Tips Be Sure to Make Paper Settings after Loading Paper Canceling a Print Job Keeping Print Quality High Transporting Your Printer...
  • Page 278: Ink Tips

    Ink Tips How is ink used for various purposes other than printing? Ink may be used for purposes other than printing. Ink is not only used for printing, but also for cleaning the print head to maintain the optimal printing quality. The machine has the function to automatically clean the ink jet nozzles to prevent clogging.
  • Page 279: Printing Tips

    Printing Tips Check the machine status before printing! • Is the print head OK? If a print head nozzle is clogged, print will be faint and papers will be wasted. Print the nozzle check pattern to check the print head. Maintenance Procedure •...
  • Page 280: Be Sure To Make Paper Settings After Loading Paper

    Be Sure to Make Paper Settings after Loading Paper If the media type setting is not the one for the loaded paper, printing results may not be satisfactory. After loading paper, be sure to select the appropriate media type setting for the loaded paper. Print Results Are Unsatisfactory There are various types of paper: paper with special coating on the surface for printing photos with optimal quality and paper suitable for documents.
  • Page 281: Canceling A Print Job

    Canceling a Print Job Never press the ON button! If you press the ON button while printing is in progress, the print data sent from the computer queues in the machine and you may not be able to continue to print. Press the Stop button to cancel printing.
  • Page 282: Keeping Print Quality High

    Keeping Print Quality High The key to printing with the optimal printing quality is to prevent the print head from drying or clogging. Always observe the following rules for optimal printing quality. Note • Depending on the type of paper, ink may blur if you trace the printed area with a highlight pen or paint- stick, or bleed if water or sweat comes in contact with the printed area.
  • Page 283: Transporting Your Printer

    Transporting Your Printer When relocating the machine for changing your living place or repairing it, make sure of the following. Important • Pack the machine in a sturdy box so that it is placed with its bottom facing down, using sufficient protective material to ensure safe transport.
  • Page 284: Legal Restrictions On Scanning/copying

    Legal Restrictions on Scanning/Copying It may be unlawful to make copies of, scan, print, or use reproductions of the following documents. The list provided is non-exhaustive. When in doubt, check with a legal representative in your jurisdiction. • Paper money •...
  • Page 285: Specifications

    Approx. 449 (W) x 304 (D) x 152 (H) mm * With the Front Cover retracted. Weight Approx. 11.9 lb (Approx. 5.4 kg) * With the FINE Cartridges installed. Canon FINE Cartridge Total 1792 nozzles (BK 640 nozzles, C/M/Y each 384 nozzles)
  • Page 286: Copy Specifications

    Copy Specifications Multiple copy max. 21 pages Reduction / Enlargement Fit-to-page Scan Specifications Scanner driver Windows: TWAIN 1.9 Specification, WIA Mac OS: ICA Maximum scanning size A4/Letter, 8.5" x 11.7"/216 x 297 mm Scanning resolution Optical resolution (horizontal x vertical) max: 1200 x 2400 dpi *1 Interpolated resolution max: 19200 x 19200 dpi *2 *1 Optical Resolution represents the maximum sampling rate based on ISO 14473.
  • Page 287 The necessary amount of hard disk space may be changed without notice. Display XGA 1024 x 768 Other Supported OS Some functions may not be available with each OS. Refer to the Canon web site for details on operation with iOS, Android, and Windows RT. Mobile Printing Capability Apple AirPrint...
  • Page 288: Information About Paper

    Information about Paper Media Types You Can Use Paper Load Limit Media Types You Cannot Use Printing Area Printing Area Other Sizes than Letter, Legal, Envelopes Letter, Legal Envelopes...
  • Page 289: Media Types You Can Use

    Canon genuine paper, access our website. Note • You may not be able to purchase some Canon genuine papers depending on the country or region of purchase. Paper is not sold in the US by Model Number. Purchase paper by name.
  • Page 290: Paper Weight

    • 17 to 28 lb (64 to 105 g /m ) (plain paper except for Canon genuine paper) Do not use heavier or lighter paper (except for Canon genuine paper), as it could jam in the machine. Notes on Storing Paper •...
  • Page 291: Paper Load Limit

    • We recommend that you remove the previously printed sheet from the paper output tray before continuously printing to avoid blurs and discoloration (except for Canon Red Label Superior <WOP111>, Canon Océ Office Colour Paper <SAT213>, and High Resolution Paper <HR-101N>).
  • Page 292 Paper for printing business documents: Media Name <Model No.> Front Tray Paper Output Tray High Resolution Paper <HR-101N> 80 sheets 50 sheets *1 Proper feeding of paper may not be possible at the maximum capacity depending on the type of paper or environmental conditions (either very high or low temperature or humidity).
  • Page 293: Media Types You Cannot Use

    • Paper that is too thin (weighing less than 17 lb (64 g /m • Paper that is too thick (plain paper weighing more than 28 lb (105 g /m ), except for Canon genuine paper) • Plain paper or notepad paper cut to a small size (when printing on paper smaller than A5) •...
  • Page 294: Printing Area

    Printing Area Printing Area Other Sizes than Letter, Legal, Envelopes Letter, Legal Envelopes...
  • Page 295: Printing Area

    Recommended printing area : Canon recommends that you print within this area. Printable area : The area where it is possible to print. However, printing in this area can affect the print quality or the paper feed precision.
  • Page 296: Other Sizes Than Letter, Legal, Envelopes

    Other Sizes than Letter, Legal, Envelopes Size Printable Area (width x height) 5.56 x 7.95 inches (141.2 x 202.0 mm) 8.00 x 11.38 inches (203.2 x 289.0 mm) 6.90 x 9.80 inches (175.2 x 249.0 mm) 4" x 6" (10 x 15 cm) 3.73 x 5.69 inches (94.8 x 144.4 mm) 5"...
  • Page 297: Letter, Legal

    Letter, Legal Size Printable Area (width x height) Letter 8.00 x 10.69 inches (203.2 x 271.4 mm) Legal 8.00 x 13.69 inches (203.2 x 347.6 mm) Recommended printing area A: 1.28 inches (32.5 mm) B: 1.32 inches (33.5 mm) Printable area C: 0.12 inch (3.0 mm) D: 0.20 inch (5.0 mm) E: 0.25 inch (6.4 mm)
  • Page 298: Envelopes

    Envelopes Size Recommended Printing Area (width x height) Envelope DL 3.88 x 7.20 inches (98.8 x 183.0 mm) Envelope Com 10 3.68 x 8.04 inches (93.5 x 204.3 mm) Recommended printing area A: 0.31 inch (8.0 mm) B: 1.14 inches (29.0 mm) C: 0.22 inch (5.6 mm) D: 0.22 inch (5.6 mm)
  • Page 299: Administrator Password

    Administrator Password Depending on the printer you are using, an administrator password is specified at the time of purchase. The password is either "canon" or the printer serial number if it is specified. Model whose administrator password is specified as "canon": •...
  • Page 300: Authentication

    Authentication Enter the password when the authentication screen is displayed. Administrator Password You need to enter the user name as well as the password depending on the printer you are using. For more on the user name, see the link above. Important •...
  • Page 301: Where Serial Number Is Located

    Where Serial Number Is Located The printer serial number is printed on the sticker attached on the printer. It consists of 9 alphanumeric characters (four alphabets followed by five numbers). Example: Note • The printer serial number is written on the warranty. •...
  • Page 302: List Of Function For Each Model

    List of Function for Each Model See below to check the models you can/cannot use the card slot via a network. MG series MX series / MB series / E series / P series / iP series / iX series / iB series / PRO series MG series Model name Using the card slot via a network MG7700...
  • Page 303: Printing

    Printing Printing from Computer Printing from Smartphone/Tablet Printing from Digital Camera...
  • Page 304: Printing From Computer

    Printing from Computer Printing from Application Software (Windows Printer Driver) Printing from Application Software (Mac OS Printer Driver) Printing Using Canon Application Software Printing Using a Web Service Printing from an AirPrint-enabled Printer with Mac...
  • Page 305: Printing From Application Software (mac Os Printer Driver)

    Printing from Application Software (Mac OS Printer Driver) Printing with Easy Setup Basic Various Printing Methods Changing the Print Quality and Correcting Image Data Overview of the Printer Driver Updating the Printer Driver...
  • Page 306: Printing With Easy Setup

    Printing with Easy Setup The simple setup procedure for carrying out appropriate printing on this printer is as follows: Check that the printer is turned on Load paper on the printer 3. Select the printer Select your model from the Printer list in the Print Dialog.
  • Page 307 5. Select Quality & Media from the pop-up menu 6. Select the media type For Media Type, select the same paper type loaded in the printer. 7. Select the print quality For Print Quality, select High, Standard, or Draft according to your purpose.
  • Page 308 Important • The print quality settings that can be selected may differ depending on a printing profile. 8. Complete the setup Click Print. When you execute print, the document will be printed in accordance with the type and size of the media. Important •...
  • Page 309: Paper Settings On The Printer Driver

    Media name <Model No.> Media Type in the printer driver Canon Red Label Superior <WOP111> Plain Paper Canon Océ Office Colour Paper <SAT213> Plain Paper Canon genuine papers (Photo Printing) Media name <Model No.> Media Type in the printer driver Photo Paper Plus Glossy II <PP-201>...
  • Page 310: Various Printing Methods

    Various Printing Methods Setting the Number of Copies and Printing Order Setting the Stapling Margin Execute Borderless Printing Scaling the Printing to Fit the Paper Size Scaled Printing Page Layout Printing Duplex Printing Printing on Postcards Setting Paper Dimensions (Custom Size)
  • Page 311: Setting The Number Of Copies And Printing Order

    Setting the Number of Copies and Printing Order Collate pages + Reverse Collate pages + Normal Reverse The procedure for specifying the number of copies and printing order is as follows: 1. Specify the number of copies to be printed Specify the number of copies to print from the Copies in the Print Dialog.
  • Page 312 5. Complete the setup Click Print. When you execute print, the specified number of copies will be printed with the specified printing order. Important • When the application software that you used to create the document has the same function, specify the settings on the printer driver.
  • Page 313: Setting The Stapling Margin

    Setting the Stapling Margin The procedure for setting the margin width and the staple side is as follows: 1. Select Margin from the pop-up menu on the Print Dialog 2. Set the margin width and the staple side If necessary, set the Margin width, and select a stapling position from the Stapling Side list. Note •...
  • Page 314: Execute Borderless Printing

    Execute Borderless Printing The borderless printing function allows you to print data without any margin by enlarging the data so that it extends slightly off the paper. In standard printing, margins are created around the document area. However, in borderless printing function, these margins are not created. When you want to print data such as a photo without providing any margin around it, set borderless printing.
  • Page 315 Important • When the Amount of Extension slider is set to the rightmost position, the back side of the paper may become smudged. 4. Complete the setup Click Print. When you execute print, the data is printed without any margins on the paper. Important •...
  • Page 316 Important • When the amount of extension is decreased, an unexpected margin may be produced on the print, depending on the size of the paper. Note • When the Amount of Extension slider is set to the leftmost position, image data will be printed in the full size.
  • Page 317: Scaling The Printing To Fit The Paper Size

    Scaling the Printing to Fit the Paper Size The procedure for printing a document that is automatically enlarged or reduced to fit the page size to be used is as follows: 1. Check the paper size Check that the Paper Size in the Print Dialog is the same as the paper size that you set in the application software.
  • Page 318 Click Print. When you execute print, the document will be enlarged or reduced to fit to the page size.
  • Page 319: Scaled Printing

    Scaled Printing The procedure for printing a document with pages enlarged or reduced is as follows: 1. Select the printer In the Page Setup Dialog, select your model name from the Format For list. 2. Set scaled printing Specify the scaling factor in the Scale box, and click OK. Note •...
  • Page 320: Page Layout Printing

    Page Layout Printing The page layout printing function allows you to print more than one page image on a single sheet of paper. The procedure for performing page layout printing is as follows: 1. Select Layout from the pop-up menu in the Print Dialog 2.
  • Page 321 4. Complete the setup Click Print. When you execute print, the specified number of pages will be arranged on each sheet of paper in the specified order.
  • Page 322: Duplex Printing

    Duplex Printing The procedure for printing data on both sides of one sheet of paper is as follows: 1. Set duplex printing Check the Two-Sided check box in the Print Dialog. 2. Select Layout from the pop-up menu on the Print Dialog 3.
  • Page 323 • If the back side of the paper becomes smudged during duplex printing, display the pop-up menu of Canon IJ Printer Utility, select Cleaning from the menu, and then perform Bottom Plate Cleaning. • When you use duplex printing, the print area becomes slightly smaller than the normal print area.
  • Page 324 Related Topics Cleaning Inside the Printer Changing the Printer Operation Mode...
  • Page 325: Printing On Postcards

    Printing on Postcards This section describes the procedure for postcard printing. Load postcard on the printer 2. Select paper size in the Print Dialog Select Postcard or Postcard Double from the Paper Size menu. Important • Return postcards can be used only when you print them from the computer. •...
  • Page 326: Setting Paper Dimensions (custom Size)

    Setting Paper Dimensions (Custom Size) You can specify the height and width of paper when its size cannot be selected from the Paper Size menu. Such a paper size is called "custom size." The procedure for specifying a custom size is as follows: 1.
  • Page 327: Changing The Print Quality And Correcting Image Data

    Changing the Print Quality and Correcting Image Data Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Printing a Color Document in Monochrome Specifying Color Correction Optimal Photo Printing of Image Data Adjusting Colors with the Printer Driver Printing with ICC Profiles (Specifying an ICC Profile from the Application Software) Printing with ICC Profiles (Specifying an ICC Profile from the Printer Driver) Adjusting Color Balance...
  • Page 328: Setting The Print Quality Level (custom)

    Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) The print quality level can be set in the Custom. The procedure for setting the print quality level is as follows: 1. Select Quality & Media from the pop-up menu on the Print Dialog 2.
  • Page 329: Printing A Color Document In Monochrome

    Printing a Color Document in Monochrome The procedure for printing a color document in monochrome is as follows: 1. Select Quality & Media from the pop-up menu on the Print Dialog 2. Set grayscale printing Check the Grayscale Printing check box. 3.
  • Page 330: Specifying Color Correction

    You can specify the color correction method suited to the type of document to be printed. Normally, the printer driver adjusts the colors by using Canon Digital Photo Color so that data is printed with color tints that most people prefer.
  • Page 331 Printing with ICC Profiles (Specifying an ICC Profile from the Printer Driver)
  • Page 332: Optimal Photo Printing Of Image Data

    Adjusting Colors with the Printer Driver Describes the procedure for printing by using the color correction function of the printer driver. • To print using Canon Digital Photo Color The printer prints data with color tints that most people prefer, reproducing colors of the original image data and producing three-dimensional effects and high, sharp contrasts.
  • Page 333: Adjusting Colors With The Printer Driver

    You can specify the color correction function of the printer driver to print with color tints that most people prefer through the use of Canon Digital Photo Color. When printing from an application software that can identify ICC profiles and allows you to specify them, use a printing ICC profile in the application software, and select settings for color management.
  • Page 334: Printing With Icc Profiles (specifying An Icc Profile From The Application Software)

    Printing with ICC Profiles (Specifying an ICC Profile from the Application Software) When you print from Adobe Photoshop, Canon Digital Photo Professional, or any application software that can identify input ICC profiles and allows you to specify such profiles, printer uses the color management system (ColorSync) built-into Mac OS when printing.
  • Page 335 Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Intensity Adjusting Contrast...
  • Page 336: Printing With Icc Profiles (specifying An Icc Profile From The Printer Driver)

    Printing with ICC Profiles (Specifying an ICC Profile from the Printer Driver) Print from an application software that cannot identify or specify input ICC profiles by using the color space of the input ICC profile (sRGB) found in the data. 1.
  • Page 337: Adjusting Color Balance

    Adjusting Color Balance You can adjust the color tints when printing. Since this function adjusts color balance of the output by changing the ink ratios of each color, it changes the total color balance of the document. Use the application software when you want to change the color balance significantly.
  • Page 338 Click Print. When you execute print, the document is printed with the adjusted color balance. Important • When the Grayscale Printing check box is checked for Quality & Media, the color balance (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow) appear grayed out and are unavailable. •...
  • Page 339: Adjusting Brightness

    Adjusting Brightness You can change the brightness of the overall image data during printing. This function does not change pure white or pure black but it changes the brightness of the intermediate colors. The following sample shows the print result when the brightness setting is changed. Light is selected Normal is selected Dark is selected...
  • Page 340 Related Topics Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Specifying Color Correction Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Intensity Adjusting Contrast...
  • Page 341: Adjusting Intensity

    Adjusting Intensity You can dilute (brighten) or intensify (darken) the colors of the overall image data during printing. The following sample shows the case when the intensity is increased so that all colors become more intense when the image data is printed. No adjustment Higher intensity The procedure for adjusting intensity is as follows:...
  • Page 342 Related Topics Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Specifying Color Correction Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Contrast...
  • Page 343: Adjusting Contrast

    Adjusting Contrast You can adjust the image contrast during printing. To make the differences between the light and dark portions of images greater and more distinct, increase the contrast. On the other hand, to make the differences between the light and dark portions of images smaller and less distinct, reduce the contrast.
  • Page 344 Related Topics Setting the Print Quality Level (Custom) Specifying Color Correction Adjusting Color Balance Adjusting Brightness Adjusting Intensity...
  • Page 345: Overview Of The Printer Driver

    Page Setup Dialog Print Dialog Quality & Media Color Options Borderless Printing Margin Canon IJ Printer Utility Opening the Canon IJ Printer Utility Maintenance of this Printer Display the Printing Status Screen Deleting the Undesired Print Job Instructions for Use (Printer Driver)
  • Page 346: Canon Ij Printer Driver

    Canon IJ Printer Driver The Canon IJ printer driver (called printer driver below) is a software that is installed on your computer for printing data with this printer. The printer driver converts the print data created by your application software into data that your printer can understand, and sends the converted data to the printer.
  • Page 347: How To Open The Printer Driver Setup Window

    How to Open the Printer Driver Setup Window You can display the printer driver setup window from the application software you are using. Opening the Page Setup Dialog Use this procedure to set the page (paper) settings before printing. 1. Select Page Setup... from the File menu of the application software Page Setup Dialog opens.
  • Page 348: Page Setup Dialog

    Page Setup Dialog In the Page Setup dialog, you configure the basic print settings such as the size of paper loaded in the printer or the scaling ratio. To open the Page Setup dialog, you typically select Page Setup... from the File menu of your application software.
  • Page 349: Print Dialog

    Print Dialog In the Print dialog, you can set paper type and print quality to start printing. To open the Print dialog, you typically select Print... from the File menu of your application software. Printer Select the model to be used for printing. When you click Add Printer..., a dialog for specifying the printer opens.
  • Page 350 Layout You can set page layout printing. Use Reverse page orientation to change the paper orientation, and use Flip horizontally to print a mirror image of the document. You can also set duplex printing. Color Matching You can select the color correction method. Paper Handling You can set the pages to be printed on paper and the print order.
  • Page 351: Quality & Media

    Quality & Media This dialog allows you to create a basic print setup in accordance with the paper type. Unless special printing is required, normal printing can be performed just by setting the items in this dialog. Media Type Select the type of media to be used. You must select the type of media actually loaded in the printer.
  • Page 352 Grayscale Printing Set grayscale printing. Grayscale printing refers to the function of converting your document to grayscale data in the printer to print it in monochrome. When you check the check box, both monochrome and color documents will be printed in monochrome. When printing a color document, be sure to uncheck the check box.
  • Page 353: Color Options

    Color Options This dialog allows you to adjust the print color as you like. If the color of the printed image is not as expected, adjust the properties in the dialog and retry printing. The adjustments made here do not affect the colors of the original print data unlike application software dedicated to image processing.
  • Page 354 Brightness Select the brightness of printed images. You cannot change the levels of pure white and black. You can change the contrast of the colors between white and black. Select from Light, Normal, or Dark, if necessary. Intensity Select this method to adjust the overall density of your print. To increase the overall intensity, drag the slider to the right.
  • Page 355: Borderless Printing

    Borderless Printing This dialog allows you to adjust the amount of the document that extends off the paper when borderless printing is performed. Amount of Extension Use the Amount of Extension slider to adjust the amount of the document that extends off the paper. Moving the slider to the right makes the amount larger and moving the slider to the left makes the amount smaller.
  • Page 356: Margin

    Margin This dialog allows you to set the stapling side and amount of margin for stapling multiple sheets of paper. Margin Specify the amount of margin space for stapling the paper. Enter a value between 0 inch (0 mm) to 1.2 inches (30 mm).
  • Page 357: Canon Ij Printer Utility

    The Canon IJ Printer Utility allows you to perform printer maintenance or change the settings of the printer. What You Can Do with the Canon IJ Printer Utility You can switch between pages in Canon IJ Printer Utility by the pop-up menu. You can choose one of the following items from the pop-up menu.
  • Page 358 • Depending on the items selected, the computer communicates with the printer to obtain information. If the computer is unable to communicate with the printer, an error message may be displayed. If this happens, click Cancel to display the most recent settings specified on your computer.
  • Page 359: Opening The Canon Ij Printer Utility

    Opening the Canon IJ Printer Utility To open the Canon IJ Printer Utility, follow the steps below. 1. Open System Preferences, and select Printers & Scanners (Print & Scan) 2. Start the Canon IJ Printer Utility Select your model from the printer list, and click Options & Supplies..
  • Page 360: Maintenance Of This Printer

    Maintenance of this Printer Cleaning the Print Heads Cleaning Inside the Printer Cleaning the Paper Feed Rollers Printing a Nozzle Check Pattern Aligning the Print Head Position Checking the Ink Status from Your Computer Setting the Ink Cartridge to be Used Managing the Printer Power Reducing the Printer Noise Changing the Printer Operation Mode...
  • Page 361: Display The Printing Status Screen

    Display the Printing Status Screen Check the print progress according to the following procedure: 1. Launch the printing status screen • If the print data has been sent to the printer The printing status screen opens automatically. To display the printing status screen, click the (the printer icon) displayed on the Dock.
  • Page 362 Deletes the specified print job. Stops printing the specified document. Resumes printing the specified document. Displays the print job information. Stops printing all documents. Displayed only when printing of all documents is being stopped, and resumes printing all documents.
  • Page 363: Deleting The Undesired Print Job

    Deleting the Undesired Print Job If the printer does not start printing, canceled or failed print job data may be remaining. Delete unnecessary print jobs from the print status check screen. 1. Open System Preferences, and select Printers & Scanners (Print & Scan) 2.
  • Page 364: Instructions For Use (printer Driver)

    If Bonjour is selected, remaining ink level messages may differ from those indicated by Canon IJ Network. • If you install a Canon printer driver to OS X Yosemite v10.10 or OS X Mavericks v10.9 and use a USB connection, the Add (Add Printer) dialog may display several selections for Use.
  • Page 365: Updating The Printer Driver

    Updating the Printer Driver Obtaining the Latest Printer Driver Delete the Unnecessary Canon IJ Printer from the Printer List Before Installing the Printer Driver Installing the Printer Driver...
  • Page 366: Obtaining The Latest Printer Driver

    Obtaining the Latest Printer Driver By updating the printer driver to the latest version of the printer driver, unresolved problems may be solved. You can access our website and download the latest printer driver for your model. Important • You can download the printer driver for free, but any Internet access charges incurred are your responsibility.
  • Page 367: Delete The Unnecessary Canon Ij Printer From The Printer List

    The procedure to delete the unnecessary Canon IJ Printer from the printer list is as follows: You cannot delete the Canon IJ Printer unless you are logged in as a user with the administrative right. For information about an administrative user, refer to the user's manual for the Mac OS.
  • Page 368: Before Installing The Printer Driver

    Before Installing the Printer Driver This section describes the items that you should check before installing the printer driver. You should also refer to this section if the printer driver cannot be installed. Checking the Personal Computer Settings • Terminate all running applications. •...
  • Page 369: Installing The Printer Driver

    • You can download the printer driver for free, but you are responsible for paying any connection fees to the Internet. Related Topics Obtaining the Latest Printer Driver Delete the Unnecessary Canon IJ Printer from the Printer List Before Installing the Printer Driver...
  • Page 370: Printing Using Canon Application Software

    Printing Using Canon Application Software My Image Garden Guide Easy-PhotoPrint+ Guide...
  • Page 371: My Image Garden Guide

    Latest Version My Image Garden V3.2.x It is recommended that you use the latest version of the application. Access the Canon website and download the latest application. How to Check the Version Earlier Versions Select the version of your My Image Garden.
  • Page 372: Printing Using A Web Service

    Printing Using a Web Service Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link Printing with Google Cloud Print...
  • Page 373 Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link By using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link, you can connect your printer to a cloud service, such as CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, Evernote, or Twitter, and use the following functions without using a computer: • Print images from a photo-sharing service •...
  • Page 374: Printing With Google Cloud Print

    Printing with Google Cloud Print The machine is compatible with Google Cloud Print™ (Google Cloud Print is a service provided by Google Inc.). By using Google Cloud Print, you can print from anywhere with applications or services supporting Google Cloud Print. Sending Print Data and Printing via Internet Once you register the machine to Google Cloud Print, you can print from applications or services supporting Google Cloud Print without internet connection.
  • Page 375 LAN connection with the machine and internet connection are required to delete the machine from Google Cloud Print. Internet connection fees apply.
  • Page 376: Getting Google Account

    Getting Google Account To print with Google Cloud Print, you need to get Google account and register the machine with Google Cloud Print in advance. Note • If you already have Google account, register the machine to Google Cloud Print. Registering Machine with Google Cloud Print Access to Google Cloud Print with the web browser on the computer or the mobile device and register the required information.
  • Page 377: Registering Machine With Google Cloud Print

    (Chrome menu). 5. Select Show advanced settings... to display information. 6. Select Manage for Google Cloud Print. 7. When Canon MG3600 series and Add printers button are displayed, select Add printers. 8. When confirmation message for registering machine appears, select OK.
  • Page 378 3. Select Web service connection setup -> Google Cloud Print setup -> Register with Google Cloud Print. Note • If you have already registered the machine with Google Cloud Print, the confirmation message to re-register the machine is displayed. 4. When confirmation screen to register machine is displayed, select Yes. 5.
  • Page 379: Printing From Computer Or Smartphone With Google Cloud Print

    Printing from Computer or Smartphone with Google Cloud Print When you send print data with Google Cloud Print, the machine receives the print data and prints it automatically. When printing from a smartphone, tablet, computer, or other external device by using Google Cloud Print, load paper into the machine in advance.
  • Page 380 5. Select Print... from (Chrome menu). 6. Select Change... next Destination. 7. Select Canon MG3600 series in Google Cloud Print. 8. Select Print. When the preparation for printing with Google Cloud Print is complete, the machine receives the print data and prints it automatically.
  • Page 381 2. Start Google Chrome browser on your computer. 3. Select Sign in to Chrome... from (Chrome menu). 4. Log in to your Google account. 5. Select Print... from (Chrome menu). 6. Select Change... next Destination. 7. Select Canon MG3600 series in Local Destinations.
  • Page 382 8. Select Print. When the preparation for printing with Google Cloud Print is complete, the machine receives the print data and prints it automatically.
  • Page 383: Deleting Machine From Google Cloud Print

    (Chrome menu). 5. Select Show advanced settings... to display information. 6. Select Manage for Google Cloud Print. 7. Select Manage next Canon MG3600 series on device list. 8. Select Delete. 9. When confirmation message for deleting machine appears, select OK.
  • Page 384: Printing From An Airprint-enabled Printer With Mac

    Printing from an AirPrint-enabled Printer with Mac Using AirPrint to print from your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. AirPrint enables you to print photos, email, Web pages and documents from iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac without the need to install drivers, or download apps or software. Note •...
  • Page 385 Note • If the machine's Auto Power On function is enabled, the machine is turned on automatically when it receives the print data. Load paper. 3. Perform printing on your application software. Print dialog appears. 4. Select your model name added as AirPrint printer from the Printer list in the Print Dialog. 5.
  • Page 386: Printing From Smartphone/tablet

    Printing from Smartphone/Tablet Printing Directly from Smartphone/Tablet Printing Using a Web Service...
  • Page 387: Printing Directly From Smartphone/tablet

    Printing Directly from Smartphone/Tablet Android Print Printing from an AirPrint-enabled Printer with iOS Device Using Machine with Access Point Mode...
  • Page 388: Android Print

    Use the Canon printing plug-in Canon Print Service is a printing plug-in for Android 4.4.2 or later, and is available for free on Google Play. Installing and activating the plug-in enables your Android smartphone or tablet to print to a Canon printer over a wireless LAN.
  • Page 389: Printing From An Airprint-enabled Printer With Ios Device

    Printing from an AirPrint-enabled Printer with iOS Device Using AirPrint to print from your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. AirPrint enables you to print photos, email, Web pages and documents from iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac without the need to install drivers, or download apps or software. Note •...
  • Page 390 3. Tap operation icon to display menu options from applications of your iOS device. The figure below is an example of when printing from the iPad web browser. The screen differs depending on the devices or applications. 4. Tap Print from menu options. 5.
  • Page 391: Paper Size

    Note • Printer Options differ depending on the application that you are using. 6. When printing file type that has multiple pages, such as PDF file, tap Range and tap All Pages or select range of pages to be printed. 7.
  • Page 392 Deleting Print Job To delete a print job with AirPrint, use one of the following two methods: • From machine: Use Stop button to cancel the print job. • From iOS device: Press the Home button on the iOS device twice to set the Multitasking mode and swipe to the right.
  • Page 393: Using Machine With Access Point Mode

    Using Machine with Access Point Mode Access point mode allows you to print or scan by connecting the machine to a device such as a computer, smartphone, or tablet via wireless connection in an environment where a wireless router is not available. In addition, you can connect the machine to a device without a wireless router even where it is available.
  • Page 394 Enable "Wi-Fi" on your device's "Setting" menu. For more on turning on wireless communication, see your device's instruction manual. 2. Select "XXXXXX-MG3600 series" ("XXXXXX" represents last six digits of machine's MAC address.) from list displayed on device. 3. Enter password.
  • Page 395 * "XXXXXX" represents last six digits of machine's MAC address. Security setting WPA2-PSK (AES) Password machine serial number The machine serial number is printed on the sticker attached on the rear of the machine. It consists of 9 alphanumeric characters (four alphabets followed by five numbers). Note •...
  • Page 396: Printing Using A Web Service

    Printing Using a Web Service Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link Printing with Google Cloud Print...
  • Page 397 Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link By using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link, you can connect your printer to a cloud service, such as CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, Evernote, or Twitter, and use the following functions without using a computer: • Print images from a photo-sharing service •...
  • Page 398 Printing with Google Cloud Print The machine is compatible with Google Cloud Print™ (Google Cloud Print is a service provided by Google Inc.). By using Google Cloud Print, you can print from anywhere with applications or services supporting Google Cloud Print. Sending Print Data and Printing via Internet Once you register the machine to Google Cloud Print, you can print from applications or services supporting Google Cloud Print without internet connection.
  • Page 399 LAN connection with the machine and internet connection are required to delete the machine from Google Cloud Print. Internet connection fees apply.
  • Page 400: Printing From Digital Camera

    Printing from Digital Camera Printing Photographs Directly from PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Compliant Device PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Print Settings...
  • Page 401: Printing Photographs Directly From Pictbridge (wireless Lan) Compliant Device

    Printing Photographs Directly from PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Compliant Device You can connect a PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device such as a digital camera, camcorder, or mobile phone to the machine through wireless LAN, and print recorded images directly without using a computer.
  • Page 402 You can perform settings using the menu on the LCD of your PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device. Select the size and type of paper that you loaded in the machine. Settings on PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Compliant Device 5. Start printing from your PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device.
  • Page 403: Pictbridge (wireless Lan) Print Settings

    PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device, refer to the instructions given in the device's instruction manual. Note • In the following description, names of setting items are given according to those used in Canon-brand PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant devices. Setting item names may be different depending on the brand or model of your device.
  • Page 404 (1-up). (May not be available with some Canon-brand PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant devices.) *3 Printed in 35 mm Film Style Layout (Contact Printing Layout). Available only with a Canon-brand PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant device. (May not be available with some Canon-brand PictBridge (Wireless LAN) compliant devices.)
  • Page 405: Copying

    Copying Making Copies on Plain Paper Basics Copying on Photo Paper Switching Page Size between A4 and Copying from Smartphone/Tablet Letter...
  • Page 406: Making Copies On Plain Paper

    Making Copies on Plain Paper Load the original on the platen glass to copy on A4 sized plain paper. Make sure machine is turned on. Load A4 or Letter-sized plain paper. Load original on platen glass. 4. Press Paper button to light upper Paper lamp. Note •...
  • Page 407 You can set the print quality to "Draft" (speed priority) following the procedure below. 1. Press and hold down Color or Black button for 2 or more seconds in step 5. The ON lamp flashes once. 2. Release button. The machine starts copying. When the print quality is set to "Draft", print speed is given priority over quality.
  • Page 408: Copying On Photo Paper

    Copying on Photo Paper You can copy the loaded original on 10 x 15 cm or 4" x 6" photo paper without borders. The original is enlarged or reduced automatically to fit the paper size. Make sure machine is turned on. Load 10 x 15 cm or 4"...
  • Page 409: Switching Page Size Between A4 And Letter

    Switching Page Size between A4 and Letter You can switch the size of paper loaded in the front tray between A4 and Letter. This setting is useful if you usually load Letter-sized paper in the front tray. Make sure machine is turned on. 2.
  • Page 410: Copying From Smartphone/tablet

    Copying from Smartphone/Tablet By installing Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY on your smartphone or tablet, you can copy an original by checking the settings on your smartphone/tablet. Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY can be downloaded from App Store and Google Play. Make sure machine is turned on.
  • Page 411: Scanning

    Scanning Scanning from Computer (Windows) Scanning from Computer (Mac OS) Scanning Using Smartphone/Tablet...
  • Page 412: Scanning From Computer (windows)

    Scanning from Computer (Windows) Using IJ Scan Utility Scanning Using Application Software (ScanGear) Other Scanning Methods IJ Network Scanner Selector EX Menu and Setting Screen Scanning Tips Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer) Network Scan Settings...
  • Page 413: Scanning From Computer (mac Os)

    Scanning from Computer (Mac OS) Using IJ Scan Utility Using Scanner Driver Scanning Tips Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer) Network Scan Settings...
  • Page 414: Using Ij Scan Utility

    Using IJ Scan Utility What Is IJ Scan Utility (Scanner Software)? Starting IJ Scan Utility Easy Scanning with Auto Scan Basics Scanning Documents Scanning Photos Scanning with Favorite Settings Scanning Originals Larger than the Platen (Image Stitch) Adjusting Cropping Frames in the Image Stitch Window Scanning Multiple Originals at One Time Saving after Checking Scan Results Sending Scanned Images via E-mail...
  • Page 415: What Is Ij Scan Utility (scanner Software)

    What Is IJ Scan Utility (Scanner Software)? IJ Scan Utility is an application that allows you to easily scan documents, photos, etc. You can complete from scanning to saving at one time by simply clicking the corresponding icon in the IJ Scan Utility main screen.
  • Page 416 Important • Some functions are available only when My Image Garden is installed. Note • Refer to "Settings Dialog" for how to set the applications to integrate with.
  • Page 417: Starting Ij Scan Utility

    IJ Scan Utility. Network Scan Settings From the Go menu of Finder, select Applications, then double-click the Canon Utilities folder, IJ Scan Utility folder, and then Canon IJ Scan Utility2 icon to start IJ Scan Utility.
  • Page 418: Easy Scanning With Auto Scan

    Easy Scanning with Auto Scan You can scan easily by automatically detecting the item type. Important • The following types of items may not be scanned correctly. In that case, adjust the cropping frames (selection boxes; scan areas) in the screen displayed by clicking Driver in the IJ Scan Utility main screen and scan again.
  • Page 419: Scanning Documents

    Scanning Documents You can scan items placed on the platen with settings suitable for documents. 1. Place the item on the platen. Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer) Start IJ Scan Utility. 3. Click Settings..., then set the paper size, resolution, etc. in the Settings (Document Scan) dialog as required.
  • Page 420: Scanning Photos

    Scanning Photos You can scan photos placed on the platen with settings suitable for photos. 1. Place the photo on the platen. Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer) Start IJ Scan Utility. 3. Click Settings..., then set the paper size, resolution, etc. in the Settings (Photo Scan) dialog as required.
  • Page 421: Scanning With Favorite Settings

    Scanning with Favorite Settings You can scan items placed on the platen with your favorite settings saved beforehand. This is convenient for saving frequently used settings or when specifying scan settings in detail. Start IJ Scan Utility. 2. Click Settings..., then set the item type, resolution, etc. in the Settings (Custom Scan) dialog as required.
  • Page 422: Scanning Originals Larger Than The Platen (image Stitch)

    Scanning Originals Larger than the Platen (Image Stitch) You can scan the left and right halves of an item larger than the platen and combine them back into one image. Items up to approximately twice as large as the platen are supported. Note •...
  • Page 423 6. Place the item that is to be displayed on the left side of the screen face-down on the platen. 7. Click Start Scanning Image 1. The first item is scanned and appears in 1. Note • Click Cancel to cancel the scan. 8.
  • Page 424 9. Click Start Scanning Image 2. The second item is scanned and appears in 2. Note • Click Cancel to cancel the scan. 10. Adjust the scanned images as required. Use the Toolbar to rotate or zoom in/out, or drag the images to adjust their positions. Note •...
  • Page 425 Adjusting Cropping Frames in the Image Stitch Window • To scan an item again, select the image in the Preview area or the thumbnail at the top of the screen, then click (Delete). The selected image is deleted, allowing you to scan the item again.
  • Page 426: Adjusting Cropping Frames In The Image Stitch Window

    Adjusting Cropping Frames in the Image Stitch Window "Cropping" is the act of selecting the area you want to keep in an image and discarding the rest when scanning it. In the Image Stitch window, you can specify a cropping frame on the image displayed in the Preview area. Note •...
  • Page 427: Scanning Multiple Originals At One Time

    Scanning Multiple Originals at One Time You can scan two or more photos (small items) placed on the platen at one time and save each image individually. Important • The following types of items may not be scanned correctly. In that case, adjust the cropping frames (selection boxes;...
  • Page 428 5. Select Select Source according to the items to be scanned. 6. Select Auto scan for Paper Size, then click OK.
  • Page 429 The IJ Scan Utility main screen appears. Note • Refer to the following pages for details on the setting items in the Settings dialog. Settings (Document Scan) Dialog Settings (Photo Scan) Dialog Settings (Custom Scan) Dialog 7. Click Custom. Multiple items are scanned at one time. Note •...
  • Page 430: Saving After Checking Scan Results

    Saving after Checking Scan Results You can check the scan results, then save the images to a computer. Important • You cannot check the scan results before saving when scanned using Auto scan. Note • The screens for scanning photos are used as examples in the following descriptions. Start IJ Scan Utility.
  • Page 431 The IJ Scan Utility main screen appears. Note • Refer to the following pages for details on the setting items in the Settings dialog. Settings (Document Scan) Dialog Settings (Photo Scan) Dialog Settings (Custom Scan) Dialog Settings (Scan and Stitch) Dialog Settings (Driver) Dialog 5.
  • Page 432 Note • The default save folder is the Pictures folder. 7. Click OK. Scanned images are saved according to the settings.
  • Page 433: Sending Scanned Images Via E-mail

    Sending Scanned Images via E-mail You can send scanned images via e-mail. Note • The screens for scanning photos are used as examples in the following descriptions. Start IJ Scan Utility. 2. Click Settings..Settings dialog appears. 3. Click Photo Scan. 4.
  • Page 434 Note • You can add e-mail clients to use for attachments from the pop-up menu. • If None (Attach Manually) is selected, manually attach scanned and saved images to e-mail. 5. Click OK. The IJ Scan Utility main screen appears.
  • Page 435 Note • Refer to the following pages for details on the setting items in the Settings dialog. Settings (Auto Scan) Dialog Settings (Document Scan) Dialog Settings (Photo Scan) Dialog Settings (Custom Scan) Dialog Settings (Driver) Dialog 6. Click Photo. Scanning starts. When scanning is completed, the specified e-mail client starts and the images will be attached to a new message.
  • Page 436: Extracting Text From Scanned Images (ocr)

    Extracting Text from Scanned Images (OCR) Scan text in scanned magazines and newspapers and display it in your text editor. Note • You can extract text when scanning via Document, Custom, or Driver. • The screens for scanning documents are used as examples in the following descriptions. Start IJ Scan Utility.
  • Page 437 Note • If a compatible application is not installed, the text in the image is extracted and appears in your text editor. Text to be displayed is based on Document Language in the Settings (General Settings) dialog. Select the language you want to extract in Document Language and scan. •...
  • Page 438 The IJ Scan Utility main screen appears. Note • Refer to the following pages for details on the setting items in the Settings dialog. Settings (Document Scan) Dialog Settings (Custom Scan) Dialog Settings (Driver) Dialog 6. Click Document. Scanning starts. When scanning is completed, the scanned images are saved according to the settings, and the extracted text appears in the specified application.
  • Page 439: Ij Scan Utility Screens

    IJ Scan Utility Screens IJ Scan Utility Main Screen Settings Dialog Settings (Auto Scan) Dialog Settings (Document Scan) Dialog Settings (Photo Scan) Dialog Settings (Custom Scan) Dialog Settings (Scan and Stitch) Dialog Settings (Driver) Dialog Settings (General Settings) Dialog Network Selection Screen Save Settings Dialog Image Stitch Window...
  • Page 440: Ij Scan Utility Main Screen

    IJ Scan Utility Main Screen From the Go menu of Finder, select Applications, then double-click the Canon Utilities folder, IJ Scan Utility folder, and then Canon IJ Scan Utility2 icon to start IJ Scan Utility. You can complete from scanning to saving at one time by simply clicking the corresponding icon.
  • Page 441 Instructions Opens this guide. Settings... Displays the Settings dialog in which you can specify the scan/save settings and the response after scanning.
  • Page 442: Settings Dialog

    Settings Dialog There are two tabs in the Settings dialog: (Scanning from a Computer) and (General Settings). When you click a tab, the view in the red frame switches and you can make advanced settings to functions on each tab. (Scanning from a Computer) Tab You can specify how to respond when scanning from IJ Scan Utility or My Image Garden.
  • Page 443 Settings (Auto Scan) Dialog Click Auto Scan on the (Scanning from a Computer) tab to display the Settings (Auto Scan) dialog. In the Settings (Auto Scan) dialog, you can make advanced scan settings to scan by automatically detecting the item type. (1) Scan Options Area (2) Save Settings Area (3) Application Settings Area...
  • Page 444 Refer to "Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer)" for how to place items. Note • To reduce moire in scans, set Select Source to Magazine in the Settings (Document Scan) dialog or Settings (Custom Scan) dialog, then click Document or Custom in the IJ Scan Utility main screen. (1) Scan Options Area Apply recommended image correction Applies suitable corrections automatically based on the item type.
  • Page 445 PDF Compression Select the compression type for saving PDF files. Standard It is recommended that you normally select this setting. High Compresses the file size when saving, allowing you to reduce the load on your network/server. Create a PDF file that supports keyword search Select this checkbox to convert text in images into text data and create PDF files that support keyword search.
  • Page 446 Defaults You can restore the settings in the displayed screen to the default settings.
  • Page 447 Settings (Document Scan) Dialog Click Document Scan on the (Scanning from a Computer) tab to display the Settings (Document Scan) dialog. In the Settings (Document Scan) dialog, you can make advanced scan settings to scan items as documents. (1) Scan Options Area (2) Save Settings Area (3) Application Settings Area Important...
  • Page 448 Paper Size Select the size of the item to be scanned. When you select Custom, a screen in which you can specify the paper size appears. Select a Unit, then enter the Width and Height, and then click OK. Note •...
  • Page 449 Note • Scanning takes longer than usual when you enable Reduce moire. Reduce gutter shadow Reduces gutter shadows that appear between pages when scanning open booklets. Note • Click Driver in the IJ Scan Utility main screen and scan to correct gutter shadows when scanning non-standard size items or specified areas.
  • Page 450 (2) Save Settings Area File Name Enter the file name of the image to be saved. When you save a file, the date and four digits are appended to the set file name in the "_20XX0101_0001" format. Note • When you select the Save to a subfolder with current date checkbox, the date and four digits are appended to the set file name.
  • Page 451 Important • This appears only when PDF or PDF (Multiple Pages) is selected in Data Format. Note • PDF files that are searchable in the language selected in Document Language on the (General Settings) tab of the Settings dialog are created. Save to a subfolder with current date Select this checkbox to create a current date folder in the folder specified in Save in and save scanned images in it.
  • Page 452 Instructions Opens this guide. Defaults You can restore the settings in the displayed screen to the default settings.
  • Page 453 Settings (Photo Scan) Dialog Click Photo Scan on the (Scanning from a Computer) tab to display the Settings (Photo Scan) dialog. In the Settings (Photo Scan) dialog, you can make advanced scan settings to scan items as photos. (1) Scan Options Area (2) Save Settings Area (3) Application Settings Area Important...
  • Page 454 Note • Click Defaults to restore the specified settings to the default settings. Resolution Select the resolution of the item to be scanned. The higher the resolution (value), the more detail in your image. Resolution Image Processing Settings Click (Right Arrow) to set the following. Important •...
  • Page 455 Note • With network connection, scanning may take longer than usual when you set TIFF or PNG in Data Format. JPEG Image Quality You can specify the image quality of JPEG files. Important • This appears only when JPEG/Exif is selected in Data Format. Save to a subfolder with current date Select this checkbox to create a current date folder in the folder specified in Save in and save scanned images in it.
  • Page 456 Defaults You can restore the settings in the displayed screen to the default settings.
  • Page 457 Settings (Custom Scan) Dialog Click Custom Scan on the (Scanning from a Computer) tab to display the Settings (Custom Scan) dialog. In the Settings (Custom Scan) dialog, you can make advanced scan settings to scan according to your preference. (1) Scan Options Area (2) Save Settings Area (3) Application Settings Area Important...
  • Page 458 • To scan the following types of items, specify the item type or size. You cannot scan correctly with Auto. • A4 size photos • Text documents smaller than 2L (5 inches x 7 inches) (127 mm x 178 mm), such as paperback pages with the spine cut off •...
  • Page 459 Image Processing Settings Click (Right Arrow) to set the following. Available setting items vary by Select Source. • When Select Source is Auto: Apply recommended image correction Applies suitable corrections automatically based on the item type. Important • The color tone may differ from the source image due to corrections. In that case, deselect the checkbox and scan.
  • Page 460 Reduce gutter shadow Reduces gutter shadows that appear between pages when scanning open booklets. Note • Click Driver in the IJ Scan Utility main screen and scan to correct gutter shadows when scanning non-standard size items or specified areas. Refer to "Gutter Correction"...
  • Page 461 (2) Save Settings Area File Name Enter the file name of the image to be saved. When you save a file, the date and four digits are appended to the set file name in the "_20XX0101_0001" format. Note • When you select the Save to a subfolder with current date checkbox, the date and four digits are appended to the set file name.
  • Page 462 Create a PDF file that supports keyword search Select this checkbox to convert text in images into text data and create PDF files that support keyword search. Important • This appears only when PDF, PDF (Multiple Pages), or Auto is selected in Data Format. Note •...
  • Page 463 Note • To add an application or folder to the pop-up menu, select Add... from the pop-up menu, then click (Plus) in the displayed dialog and specify the application or folder. Instructions Opens this guide. Defaults You can restore the settings in the displayed screen to the default settings.
  • Page 464 Settings (Scan and Stitch) Dialog Click Scan and Stitch on the (Scanning from a Computer) tab to display the Settings (Scan and Stitch) dialog. In the Settings (Scan and Stitch) dialog, you can make advanced scan settings for scanning items larger than the platen.
  • Page 465 Color Mode Select the color mode in which to scan the item. Resolution Select the resolution of the item to be scanned. The higher the resolution (value), the more detail in your image. Resolution Image Processing Settings Click (Right Arrow) to set the following. Available setting items vary by Select Source. Important •...
  • Page 466 Data Format Select the data format in which to save the scanned images. You can select JPEG/Exif, TIFF, PNG, PDF, or PDF (Multiple Pages). Important • You cannot select JPEG/Exif when Color Mode is Black and White. Note • With network connection, scanning may take longer than usual when you set TIFF or PNG in Data Format.
  • Page 467 (3) Application Settings Area Open with an application Select this when you want to enhance or correct the scanned images. You can specify the application from the pop-up menu. Send to an application Select this when you want to use the scanned images as they are in an application that allows you to browse or organize images.
  • Page 468 Settings (Driver) Dialog Click Driver on the (Scanning from a Computer) tab to display the Settings (Driver) dialog. In the Settings (Driver) dialog, you can specify how to save images when scanning items by starting the scanner driver from IJ Scan Utility and how to respond after saving them. (1) Save Settings Area (2) Application Settings Area Important...
  • Page 469 Data Format Select the data format in which to save the scanned images. You can select JPEG/Exif, TIFF, PNG, PDF, or PDF (Multiple Pages). Note • When PDF or PDF (Multiple Pages) is selected, images up to 9600 pixels x 9600 pixels can be scanned.
  • Page 470 • When the Settings dialog is displayed from My Image Garden, this option does not appear. Note • When this checkbox is not selected, images up to 10208 pixels x 14032 pixels can be scanned. Check scan results Displays the Save Settings dialog after scanning.
  • Page 471 Settings (General Settings) Dialog Click the (General Settings) tab to display the Settings (General Settings) dialog. In the Settings (General Settings) dialog, you can set the product to use, file size restriction on e-mail attachment, language to detect text in images, and folder in which to save images temporarily. Important •...
  • Page 472 Folder to Save Temporary Files Displays the folder in which to save images temporarily. Click Browse... to specify the destination folder. Instructions Opens this guide. Defaults You can restore the settings in the displayed screen to the default settings.
  • Page 473: Network Selection Screen

    Network Selection Screen You can select the scanners or printers to be used for scanning or printing over a network from your computer. Network Selection Screen In Product Name in the Settings (General Settings) dialog, select an item with "Network" after the product name from the list, then click Select that appears to the right of the product name to display the network selection screen.
  • Page 474: Save Settings Dialog

    Save Settings Dialog Select the Check scan results checkbox in Save Settings of the Settings dialog to display the Save Settings dialog after scanning. You can specify the data format and destination while viewing the thumbnails of scan results. Important •...
  • Page 475 (3) Save Settings Area File Name Enter the file name of the image to be saved. When you save a file, the date and four digits are appended to the set file name in the "_20XX0101_0001" format. Note • When you select the Save to a subfolder with current date checkbox, the date and four digits are appended to the set file name.
  • Page 476 Create a PDF file that supports keyword search Select this checkbox to convert text in images into text data and create PDF files that support keyword search. Important • This appears only when PDF or PDF (Multiple Pages) is selected in Data Format. Note •...
  • Page 477: Image Stitch Window

    Image Stitch Window Click Stitch in the IJ Scan Utility main screen to display the Image Stitch window. You can scan the left and right halves of an item larger than the platen and combine them back into one image. You can scan items up to approximately twice as large as the platen. (1) Settings and Operation Buttons (2) Toolbar (3) Thumbnail View Area...
  • Page 478 Scan Image 1 Start Scanning Image 1 Scans the first item. Scan Image 2 Start Scanning Image 2 Scans the second item. Adjust cropping frames You can adjust the scan area in preview. If no area is specified, the image of the size selected in Select Output Size will be saved. If an area is specified, only the image in the cropping frame will be scanned and saved.
  • Page 479 Save Save Saves the two scanned images as one image. Cancel Cancels Stitch scan. (2) Toolbar You can delete the scanned images or adjust the previewed images. (Delete) Deletes the image selected in the Thumbnail View area. (Enlarge/Reduce) Allows you to enlarge or reduce the preview image. Left-clicking the Preview area enlarges the displayed image.
  • Page 480 When no image has been scanned: After scanning the first item by clicking Start Scanning Image 1: The image is scanned in the direction specified in Scan Direction, and 2 appears next to it. After scanning the second item by clicking Start Scanning Image 2: The two scanned images appear.
  • Page 481: Using Scanner Driver

    Using Scanner Driver You can scan by starting the scanner driver from various applications. Refer to Help of Mac OS for how to scan. Note • Refer to "Image Corrections and Color Adjustments" for details on the setting procedures for image correction and color adjustment.
  • Page 482: Image Corrections And Color Adjustments

    Image Corrections and Color Adjustments You can correct images and adjust colors using the scanner driver. Important • When image correction or color adjustment is applied to items without moire, dust/scratches, or faded colors, the color tone may be adversely affected. •...
  • Page 483 Note • If the image is not adjusted properly with Auto, specify the item type. • The color tone may change from the source image due to the Image Adjustment. In that case, set Image Adjustment to None. Reduce Dust Scanned photos may contain white dots caused by dust or scratches.
  • Page 484 Select this when the photo is slightly grainy. Medium It is recommended that you normally select this setting. High Select this when the photo is very grainy. This can affect the gradation and sharpness of the image. Important • Correction may not be applied properly if the scan area is too small. Gutter Correction Use this function to correct shadows that appear between pages when scanning open booklets.
  • Page 485 • How to place the item depends on your model and the item to be scanned. Unsharp Mask Emphasizes the outline of the subjects to sharpen the image. Descreen Reduces moire patterns. Printed materials are displayed as a collection of fine dots. "Moire" is a phenomenon where uneven gradation or a stripe pattern appears when such photos or pictures printed with fine dots are scanned.
  • Page 486: General Notes (scanner Driver)

    General Notes (Scanner Driver) The scanner driver is subject to the following restrictions. Keep these points in mind when using the scanner driver. Scanner Driver Restrictions • If the computer is shared among multiple users or when you have logged out and back on, a message indicating that the scanner driver is in use may appear.
  • Page 487: Updating The Scanner Driver

    Updating the Scanner Driver Obtaining the Latest Scanner Driver Before Installing the Scanner Driver Installing the Scanner Driver...
  • Page 488: Obtaining The Latest Scanner Driver

    Obtaining the Latest Scanner Driver Upgrading your current scanner driver to the latest scanner driver may solve some problems you have experienced. To obtain the scanner driver, access our website and download the scanner driver for your model. Important • Scanner driver can be downloaded for free; however, Internet connection fees apply. Related Topic Before Installing the Scanner Driver Installing the Scanner Driver...
  • Page 489: Before Installing The Scanner Driver

    Before Installing the Scanner Driver Check the following points before installing the scanner driver. Check these also when you cannot install the scanner driver. Machine Status • If the machine and computer are connected with a USB cable, disconnect the USB cable from the computer.
  • Page 490: Installing The Scanner Driver

    Installing the Scanner Driver Access our website via the Internet to download the latest scanner driver. Follow these steps to install the downloaded scanner driver. 1. Mount the disk. Double-click the downloaded disk image file. The file is decompressed and the disk is mounted. 2.
  • Page 491: Scanning Tips

    Scanning Tips Resolution Data Formats...
  • Page 492: Resolution

    Resolution The data in the image you have scanned is a collection of dots carrying information about brightness and color. The density of these dots is called "resolution," and resolution will determine the amount of detail your image contains. The unit of resolution is dots per inch (dpi). Dpi is the number of dots per inch (2.5 cm). The higher the resolution (value), the more detail in your image;...
  • Page 493: Data Formats

    Data Formats You can select a data format when saving scanned images. You should specify the most suitable data format according to how you want to use the image on which application. Available data formats vary by application and operating system (Windows or Mac OS). See below for the characteristics of each image data format.
  • Page 494: Positioning Originals (scanning From Computer)

    Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer) Learn how to place items on the platen of your scanner or printer. Place items correctly according to the type of item to be scanned. Otherwise, items may not be scanned correctly. Important • Do not place objects on the document cover. When you open the document cover, the objects may fall into your scanner or printer, resulting in malfunction.
  • Page 495 Placing Multiple Items: Allow 0.4 inch (1 cm) or more space between the edges (diagonally striped area) of the platen and items, and between items. Portions placed on the diagonally striped area cannot be scanned. more than 0.4 inch (1 cm) Note •...
  • Page 496: Network Scan Settings

    In the IJ Scan Utility main screen, select your scanner or printer that is connected to a network. Start IJ Scan Utility. 2. Select "Canon XXX series Network" (where "XXX" is the model name) for Product Name. You can scan via a network connection.
  • Page 497: Scanning Using Smartphone/tablet

    This machine supports the following scan functions. PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link is a web service provided by Canon. Save scanned images to data storage services through integration with various cloud services without using a computer. Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link...
  • Page 498 Using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link By using PIXMA/MAXIFY Cloud Link, you can connect your printer to a cloud service, such as CANON iMAGE GATEWAY, Evernote, or Twitter, and use the following functions without using a computer: • Print images from a photo-sharing service •...
  • Page 499: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Frequently Asked Questions • Cannot Find Machine on Network • Cannot Find Machine on Wireless LAN • Printing Does Not Start • Paper Is Blank/Printing Is Blurry/Colors Are Wrong/White Streaks Appear • An Error Occurs • Print Results Are Unsatisfactory •...
  • Page 500 • No Ink Comes Out • Paper Jams • Paper Does Not Feed Properly/"No Paper" Error • Automatic Duplex Printing Problems • Scan Results Are Unsatisfactory (Windows) • Scan Results Are Unsatisfactory (Mac OS) Error or Message Appears • An Error Occurs •...
  • Page 501: Network Communication Problems

    Network Communication Problems Cannot Find Machine on Network Network Connection Problems Other Network Problems...
  • Page 502: Cannot Find Machine On Network

    Cannot Find Machine on Network Cannot Find Machine on Printers on Network List Screen Cannot Find Machine on Check Printer Settings Screen Cannot Find Machine on Wireless LAN...
  • Page 503: Cannot Find Machine On Check Printer Settings Screen

    Cannot Find Machine on Check Printer Settings Screen If the machine cannot be found on the Check Printer Settings screen during network communications setup, check the network settings and try again. Cannot Find Machine During Wireless LAN Setup: Check 1 Important •...
  • Page 504: Cannot Find Machine During Wireless Lan Setup: Check 1

    Cannot Find Machine During Wireless LAN Setup: Check 1 Are computer and network device (router, etc.) configured and can computer connect to network? Make sure you can view web pages on your computer. If you cannot view any web pages: Configure the computer and network device.
  • Page 505: Cannot Find Machine During Wireless Lan Setup: Check 2

    • If no message appears: Cancel the setup, and then set the security software to allow Canon software to access the network. ◦ For Windows: The file Setup.exe or Setup64.exe in the win > Driver > DrvSetup folder on the Setup CD-ROM ◦...
  • Page 506: Cannot Find Machine During Wireless Lan Setup: Check 3

    Cannot Find Machine During Wireless LAN Setup: Check 3 Check wireless router settings. Check wireless router network connection settings, such as IP address filtering, MAC address filtering, and DHCP function. Make sure the same radio channel is assigned to the wireless router and the machine. To check the settings of the wireless router, see the instruction manual supplied with the wireless router or contact the manufacturer.
  • Page 507: Cannot Find Machine During Wireless Lan Setup: Check 4

    Cannot Find Machine During Wireless LAN Setup: Check 4 Check wireless router configuration and make sure the machine is not placed too far away from the wireless router. Make sure the wireless router you are using is configured to use 2.4 GHz bandwidth. For more on checking the setting of the wireless router, refer to the instruction manual supplied with the wireless router or contact its manufacturer.
  • Page 508: Cannot Find Machine On Printers On Network List Screen

    Cannot Find Machine on Printers on Network List Screen The machine could not be detected with the current setup method. Select the Setting printer could not be found on the list check box and click Next. The screen to show another setup method is displayed.
  • Page 509: Cannot Proceed Beyond Printer Connection Screen/connect Cable Screen

    2. Click Start Over on Installation Failure screen. 3. Click Exit on Start Setup screen and finish setup. 4. Turn off machine. 5. Restart computer. 6. Make sure you have no application software running. 7. Redo setup according to instructions on Canon website.
  • Page 510 Note • For Windows, you can use the Setup CD-ROM to redo setup.
  • Page 511: Cannot Find Machine On Wireless Lan

    Check4 If it is not, perform setup. • For Windows: Use the Setup CD-ROM or follow the instructions on the Canon website. • For Mac OS: Follow the instructions on the Canon website. If using IJ Network Tool, look for machine again.
  • Page 512 If searching for machine over a network, make sure machine is associated with Check6 a port. (Windows) If No Driver appears under Name in IJ Network Tool, the machine is not associated with a port. Select Associate Port in the Settings menu to associate a port with the machine. When Printer Driver Is Not Associated with Port Make sure machine and wireless router network settings match.
  • Page 513 Make sure security software's firewall is off. Check13 If your security software's firewall is on, a message may appear warning you that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If this warning message appears, set security software to always allow access.
  • Page 514: Network Connection Problems

    Network Connection Problems Machine Suddenly Cannot Be Used Network Key Unknown Administrator Password Set for Machine Unknown Machine Cannot Be Used After Replacing Wireless Router or Changing Its Settings Printing Is Slow Ink Level Not Shown on Printer Status Monitor (Windows)
  • Page 515: Machine Suddenly Cannot Be Used

    Machine Suddenly Cannot Be Used Cannot Communicate with Machine Following Network Settings Change (Windows) Cannot Communicate with Machine via Wireless LAN Cannot Communicate with Machine Using Access Point Mode Cannot Print or Scan from Network Computer Cannot Communicate with Machine Following Network Settings Change (Windows) It may take a while for the computer to obtain an IP address, or you may need to restart your computer.
  • Page 516 Make sure security software's firewall is off. Check10 If your security software's firewall is on, a message may appear warning you that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If this warning message appears, set security software to always allow access.
  • Page 517 By default, the serial number of the machine is used as the network key. Check the serial number on the back of the machine. 5. Use Setup CD-ROM or follow instructions on Canon website. Cannot Communicate with Machine Using Access Point Mode Make sure machine is turned on.
  • Page 518 If MP Drivers are not installed, install them. Check2 • For Windows: Install the MP Drivers using the Setup CD-ROM or install them from the Canon website. • For Mac OS: Install the MP Drivers from the Canon website. Make sure wireless router does not restrict which computers can access it.
  • Page 519: Network Key Unknown

    Network Key Unknown WEP or WPA/WPA2 Key Set for Access Point Unknown, Cannot Connect Setting an Encryption Key WEP or WPA/WPA2 Key Set for Access Point Unknown, Cannot Connect For details on setting up a wireless router, see the instruction manual provided with the wireless router or contact its manufacturer.
  • Page 520 If the machine is connected to an AirPort Base Station via a LAN, check the settings in Wireless Security of AirPort Utility. • Select 64 bit if WEP 40 bit is selected for key length in AirPort Base Station. • Select 1 for Key ID. Otherwise, computer will not be able to communicate with machine via the wireless router.
  • Page 521: Administrator Password Set For Machine Unknown

    Initialize the machine settings. Initializing Machine Settings After initializing the machine settings, redo setup. • For Windows: Use the Setup CD-ROM or follow the instructions on the Canon website. • For Mac OS: Follow the instructions on the Canon website.
  • Page 522: Machine Cannot Be Used After Replacing Wireless Router Or Changing Its Settings

    Changing Its Settings When you replace a wireless router, redo the network setup for the machine. • For Windows: Use the Setup CD-ROM or follow the instructions on the Canon website. • For Mac OS: Follow the instructions on the Canon website.
  • Page 523 With Encryption On, Cannot Communicate with Machine After Changing Encryption Type at Wireless Router If you change the encryption type for the machine and it subsequently cannot communicate with the computer, make sure the encryption type for the computer and the wireless router matches the type set for the machine.
  • Page 524: Printing Is Slow

    Printing Is Slow Machine may be printing or scanning a large job from another computer. Check1 Monitor signal status and move machine and wireless router as necessary. Check2 • For Windows: Monitoring Wireless Network Status • For Mac OS: Monitoring Wireless Network Status Make sure there are no obstacles between the wireless router and the machine.
  • Page 525: Ink Level Not Shown On Printer Status Monitor (windows)

    Ink Level Not Shown on Printer Status Monitor (Windows) Use the printer driver with bidirectional communication. Select Enable bidirectional support in the Ports sheet of the properties dialog box of the printer driver. How to Open the Printer Driver Setup Window...
  • Page 526: Other Network Problems

    Other Network Problems Message Appears on Computer During Setup Packets Are Sent Constantly (Windows) Checking Network Information Restoring to Factory Defaults...
  • Page 527: Message Appears On Computer During Setup

    Message Appears on Computer During Setup Enter Password Screen Appears During Setup Encryption Settings Screen Appears When Access Point Selected from Search Screen "You are connecting the machine to the non encrypted wireless network" Appears Enter Password Screen Appears During Setup The following screen appears if the machine is set up for use with a network and an administrator password has been set.
  • Page 528 Encryption Settings Screen Appears When Access Point Selected from Search Screen This screen appears automatically if the selected wireless router is encrypted. Set the same encryption settings as those set for the wireless router. • For Windows: For more on encryption settings, see Changing Settings in Wireless LAN Sheet. •...
  • Page 529: Packets Are Sent Constantly (windows)

    If you are using your computer in a network environment other than the one used to set up the machine, disable IJ Network Scanner Selector EX. To disable IJ Network Scanner Selector EX, right-click the icon on the notification area on the desktop and select Disable Canon IJ Network Scanner Selector EX.
  • Page 530: Checking Network Information

    Printing Network Settings You can check the network setting information on the computer screen. • For Windows: Canon IJ Network Tool Screen • For Mac OS: Canon IJ Network Tool Menus Checking Computer IP Address or MAC Address To check the IP Address or MAC address of your computer, follow the instructions below.
  • Page 531 Click Hardware to check the MAC address. Checking Communication Between the Computer, the Printer, and the Wireless Router Perform a ping test to check if communication is taking place. • For Windows: 1. Select Command Prompt as shown below. ◦ In Windows 8.1 or Windows 8, select Command Prompt from the Start screen. If Command Prompt is not displayed on the Start screen, select the Search charm and search for "Command Prompt".
  • Page 532 If packet loss is 100%, communication is not taking place. Otherwise, computer is communicating with target device. Checking Network Settings Information To check the machine's network settings information, print out the network settings information using the operation panel. Printing Network Settings...
  • Page 533: Restoring To Factory Defaults

    Initialization erases all network settings on the machine, making printing or scanning operation from a computer over a network impossible. To use the machine over a network again after restoring it to the factory defaults, use the Setup CD-ROM or follow the instructions on the Canon website to redo setup. • For Mac OS: Initialization erases all network settings on the machine, making printing or scanning operation from a computer over a network impossible.
  • Page 534: Problems While Printing/scanning From Smartphone/tablet

    Problems while Printing/Scanning from Smartphone/Tablet Cannot Print/Scan from Smartphone/Tablet...
  • Page 535: Cannot Print/scan From Smartphone/tablet

    Cannot Print/Scan from Smartphone/Tablet If you cannot print/scan from your smartphone/tablet, it is possible that your smartphone/tablet cannot communicate with the machine. Check the cause of your problem according to the connection method. Cannot Communicate with Machine over Wireless LAN Cannot Communicate with Machine while It Is in Access Point Mode Note •...
  • Page 536 To check the settings of your smartphone/tablet, refer to the instruction manual provided with it. If the network settings of your smartphone/tablet are not identical with those of the wireless router, change the network settings of it to match with those of the wireless router. Make sure machine is not placed far away from wireless router.
  • Page 537 Locate your smartphone/tablet close enough to communicate with the machine. Check for obstructions. Check7 Wireless communication between different rooms or floors is generally poor. Move the machine as necessary. Make sure there is no source of radio wave interference nearby. Check8 If a device like a microwave oven that emits radio waves of the same frequency bandwidth as a wireless router is nearby, it may cause interference.
  • Page 538: Printing Problems

    Printing Problems Printing Does Not Start Paper Jams Print Results Are Unsatisfactory No Ink Comes Out Paper Does Not Feed Properly/"No Paper" Error Automatic Duplex Printing Problems Copying/Printing Stops Cannot Print Using AirPrint...
  • Page 539: Printing Does Not Start

    The machine will not print properly if you are using a printer driver for a different printer. • For Windows: Make sure "Canon XXX series Printer" (where "XXX" is your machine's name) is selected in the Print dialog box. Note...
  • Page 540 Faxes. 3. Open printer driver properties. • In Windows 8.1, Windows 8, or Windows 7, right-click "Canon XXX series Printer" icon (where "XXX" is your machine's name), and then select Printer properties. • In Windows Vista or Windows XP, right-click "Canon XXX series Printer" icon (where "XXX" is your machine's name), and then select Properties.
  • Page 541 Launch IJ Network Tool, select "CNBJNP_xxxxxxxxxx" as you checked in step 4, and then associate the port with the printer using Associate Port in Settings menu. If the problem is not resolved, reinstall the MP Drivers from the Setup CD-ROM or the Canon website. Is print data extremely large? (Windows) Check8 Click Print Options on Page Setup sheet of the printer driver.
  • Page 542: Paper Jams

    Paper Jams When paper is jammed, the Alarm lamp flashes and a troubleshooting message is displayed on the computer screen automatically. Take the appropriate action described in the message. • For Windows: • For Mac OS: * The screen differs depending on the OS you are using. To remove the jammed paper, see List of Support Code for Error (Paper Jams).
  • Page 543: Print Results Are Unsatisfactory

    Print Results Are Unsatisfactory If the print results are unsatisfactory due to white streaks, misaligned lines, or uneven colors, check the paper and print quality settings first. Do page size and media type settings match size and type of loaded paper? Check1 If these settings do not match, it is not possible to obtain the proper result.
  • Page 544 Back of Paper Is Smudged Vertical Line Next to Image Uneven or Streaked Colors...
  • Page 545: Cannot Complete Printing

    Cannot Complete Printing Select setting not to compress printing data. (Windows) Check1 If you select the setting not to compress the printing data with an application software you are using, the printing result may be improved. Click Print Options on Page Setup sheet of the printer driver. Select the Do not allow application software to compress print data check box and click OK.
  • Page 546: Part Of Page Is Not Printed (windows)

    Part of Page Is Not Printed (Windows) Are you using automatic duplex printing? Check If you are using automatic duplex printing, the printable area at the top of the page will be 0.08 inches / 2 mm shorter than usual. Therefore, the bottom of the page may not be printed.
  • Page 547: Paper Is Blank/printing Is Blurry/colors Are Wrong/white Streaks Appear

    Paper Is Blank/Printing Is Blurry/Colors Are Wrong/White Streaks Appear Paper Is Blank Printing Is Blurry Colors Are Wrong...
  • Page 548 White Streaks Appear Check paper and print quality settings. Check1 Print Results Are Unsatisfactory Print nozzle check pattern and perform any necessary maintenance operations Check2 such as print head cleaning. Print the nozzle check pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzles. For details on printing the nozzle check pattern, print head cleaning, and print head deep cleaning, see If Printing Is Faint or...
  • Page 549 After making sure the FINE cartridge is installed properly, close the paper output cover. If the problem is not resolved, remove the FINE cartridges and install them again. For more on installing the FINE cartridges, see Replacing a FINE Cartridge. •...
  • Page 550: Colors Are Unclear

    Colors Are Unclear Is nozzle check pattern printed properly? Check1 Print the nozzle check pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzles. For details on printing the nozzle check pattern, print head cleaning, and print head deep cleaning, see If Printing Is Faint or Uneven.
  • Page 551: Lines Are Misaligned

    Lines Are Misaligned Check paper and print quality settings. Check1 Print Results Are Unsatisfactory Perform print head alignment. Check2 If printed lines are misaligned or print results are otherwise unsatisfactory, adjust the print head position. Aligning the Print Head Note •...
  • Page 552: Lines Incomplete Or Missing (windows)

    Lines Incomplete or Missing (Windows) Are you using Page Layout Printing or Binding Margin function? Check1 When the Page Layout Printing or Binding margin function is in use, thin lines may not be printed. Try thickening the lines in the document. Is print data extremely large? Check2 Click Print Options on Page Setup sheet of the printer driver.
  • Page 553: Images Incomplete Or Missing (windows)

    Images Incomplete or Missing (Windows) Select setting not to compress printing data. Check1 If you select the setting not to compress the printing data with an application software you are using, the printing result may be improved. Click Print Options on Page Setup sheet of the printer driver. Select Do not allow application software to compress print data check box and click OK.
  • Page 554: Ink Blots / Paper Curl

    Use Photo Paper to print photos. Check3 To print data with high color saturation such as photographs or images with dark colors, we recommend that you use Photo Paper Plus Glossy II or other Canon specialty paper. Media Types You Can Use...
  • Page 555: Paper Is Smudged / Printed Surface Is Scratched

    Paper Is Smudged / Printed Surface Is Scratched Paper Is Smudged Smudged Edges Smudged Surface Printed Surface Is Scratched Check paper and print quality settings. Check1 Print Results Are Unsatisfactory Check paper type. Check2 • Make sure you are using the right paper for what you are printing. Media Types You Can Use •...
  • Page 556 • Other Paper If the paper corners curl more than 0.1 inch / 3 mm (A) in height, the paper may smudge or may not feed properly. Follow the instructions below to correct the paper curl. 1. Roll up paper in opposite direction to paper curl as shown below. 2.
  • Page 557 To open the printer driver setup window, see How to Open the Printer Driver Setup Window. ◦ For Mac OS: In the Canon IJ Printer Utility, select Custom Settings in the pop-up menu, select Prevent paper abrasion check box, and then click Apply.
  • Page 558 5. Check message and click OK. • For Mac OS: 1. Make sure machine is turned on. 2. Open the Canon IJ Printer Utility. Opening the Canon IJ Printer Utility 3. Select Custom Settings in the pop-up menu. 4. Drag Ink Drying Wait Time: slide bar to set the wait time and click Apply.
  • Page 559: Back Of Paper Is Smudged

    Back of Paper Is Smudged Check paper and print quality settings. Check1 Print Results Are Unsatisfactory Perform bottom plate cleaning to clean inside of machine. Check2 Cleaning the Inside of the Machine (Bottom Plate Cleaning) Note • During borderless printing, duplex printing, or too much printing, ink may stain the inside of the machine.
  • Page 560: Vertical Line Next To Image

    Vertical Line Next to Image Is loaded paper size correct? Check If the loaded paper is larger than the size you specified, a vertical line may appear in the margin. Set the paper size to match the loaded paper. Print Results Are Unsatisfactory Note •...
  • Page 561: Uneven Or Streaked Colors

    Uneven or Streaked Colors Uneven Colors Streaked Colors Check paper and print quality settings. Check1 Print Results Are Unsatisfactory Print nozzle check pattern and perform any necessary maintenance operations Check2 such as print head cleaning. Print the nozzle check pattern to determine whether the ink ejects properly from the print head nozzles. For details on printing the nozzle check pattern, print head cleaning, and print head deep cleaning, see If Printing Is Faint or...
  • Page 562 If the problem is not resolved after performing print head deep cleaning, turn off the machine and perform print head deep cleaning again 24 hours later. • If problem is not resolved after performing print head deep cleaning twice: Ink may have run out. Replace the FINE cartridge. Perform print head alignment.
  • Page 563: No Ink Comes Out

    No Ink Comes Out When a FINE cartridge runs out of ink, replace it with a new one. Check1 Is FINE cartridge installed properly? Check2 If the FINE cartridge is not installed securely, ink may not be ejected correctly. Open the paper output cover and the head cover opens. Push up the ink cartridge lock lever to make sure the FINE cartridge is installed properly.
  • Page 564: Paper Does Not Feed Properly/"no Paper" Error

    Paper Does Not Feed Properly/"No Paper" Error Make sure paper is loaded. Check1 Loading Paper When loading paper, consider the following. Check2 • When loading two or more sheets of paper, align the edges of the sheets before loading the paper. •...
  • Page 565 Check7 Cleaning the Paper Feed Roller Note • Cleaning the paper feed roller abrades it, so do this only when necessary. If the measures above do not solve the problem, contact your nearest Canon service center to request a repair.
  • Page 566: Automatic Duplex Printing Problems

    Automatic Duplex Printing Problems Is automatic duplex printing selected? Check1 • For Windows: Make sure Duplex Printing and Automatic check boxes are selected on Page Setup sheet in the printer driver setup window. Duplex Printing • For Mac OS: Make sure Two-Sided check box is selected on the Print dialog. Duplex Printing Make sure loaded paper size is suitable for automatic duplex printing.
  • Page 567 Note • For Windows: To switch to manual duplex printing, follow the procedure below. Open the printer driver setup window, clear Automatic check box on Page Setup sheet, and reprint. When performing manual duplex printing, note the following. • If you are printing three or more pages of a document with manual duplex printing, one side of each sheet is printed first.
  • Page 568: Copying/printing Stops

    Copying/Printing Stops Is paper loaded? Check1 Make sure paper is loaded. If necessary, load paper. Do documents to be printed have many photographs or illustrations? Check2 It takes time for the machine and the computer to process large data such as photos or other graphics, so it may seem that the machine is not working.
  • Page 569: Cannot Print Using Airprint

    Cannot Print Using AirPrint Make sure machine is turned on. Check1 If the machine is turned on, turn it off and back on, and then check whether the issue is resolved. Make sure machine is connected by LAN to same network subnet as AirPrint Check2 compliant device when printing over LAN.
  • Page 570: Scanning Problems (mac Os)

    Scanning Problems (Mac OS) Scanning Problems Scan Results Are Unsatisfactory IJ Scan Utility Error Messages Scanner Driver Error Messages...
  • Page 571: Scanning Problems

    Scanning Problems Scanner Does Not Work Scanner Driver Does Not Start Error Message Appears and the Scanner Driver Screen Does Not Appear Cannot Scan Multiple Originals at One Time Cannot Scan Properly with Auto Scan Slow Scanning Speed "There is not enough memory." Message Is Displayed Computer Stops Operating during Scanning Scanned Image Does Not Open...
  • Page 572: Scanner Does Not Work

    Scanner Does Not Work Make sure that your scanner or printer is turned on. Check 1 Connect the USB cable to a different USB port on the computer. Check 2 If the USB cable is connected to a USB hub, remove it from the USB hub and Check 3 connect it to a USB port on the computer.
  • Page 573: Scanner Driver Does Not Start

    Scanner Driver Does Not Start Make sure that the scanner driver is installed. Check 1 If not installed, install the scanner driver from the web page. Select your scanner or printer on the application's menu. Check 2 Note • The operation may differ depending on the application. Make sure that the application supports the ICA (Image Capture Architecture) Check 3 driver.
  • Page 574: Error Message Appears And The Scanner Driver Screen Does Not Appear

    Error Message Appears and the Scanner Driver Screen Does Not Appear Make sure that your scanner or printer is turned on. Check 1 Turn off your scanner or printer, then reconnect the USB cable and replug the Check 2 power cord. Connect the USB cable to a different USB port on the computer.
  • Page 575: Cannot Scan Multiple Originals At One Time

    Cannot Scan Multiple Originals at One Time Make sure that the items are placed correctly. Check 1 Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer) Check if you can properly scan one item. Check 2 Some applications do not support multiple image scanning. In that case, scan each item individually.
  • Page 576: Cannot Scan Properly With Auto Scan

    Cannot Scan Properly with Auto Scan Make sure that the items are placed correctly. Check 1 Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer) Multiple item scanning may not be supported. Check 2 Some applications do not support multiple image scanning. In that case, scan each item individually.
  • Page 577: Slow Scanning Speed

    Slow Scanning Speed To view the image on a monitor, set the output resolution to around 150 dpi. To Check 1 print, set it to around 300 dpi. Resolution Set Fading Correction, Grain Correction, etc. to None. Check 2 Refer to "Image Corrections and Color Adjustments"...
  • Page 578: There Is Not Enough Memory." Message Is Displayed

    "There is not enough memory." Message Is Displayed Exit other applications and try again. Check 1 Reduce the resolution or output size and scan again. Check 2 Resolution...
  • Page 579: Computer Stops Operating During Scanning

    Computer Stops Operating during Scanning Restart the computer, reduce the output resolution and scan again. Check 1 Resolution Delete unnecessary files to obtain sufficient free hard disk space, then scan Check 2 again. Error message may appear if there is not enough hard disk space to scan and save, when the image size is too large (such as when scanning a large item at high resolution).
  • Page 580: Scanned Image Does Not Open

    Scanned Image Does Not Open If the data format is not supported by the application, scan the image again and Check select a popular data format such as JPEG when saving it. Refer to the application's manual for details. If you have any questions, contact the manufacturer of the application.
  • Page 581: Scan Results Are Unsatisfactory

    Scan Results Are Unsatisfactory Scan Quality (Image Displayed on the Monitor) Is Poor Scanned Image Is Surrounded by Extra White Areas Cannot Scan at the Correct Size Original Is Placed Correctly, but the Scanned Image Is Slanted Scanned Image Is Enlarged (Reduced) on the Computer Monitor...
  • Page 582: Scan Quality (image Displayed On The Monitor) Is Poor

    Scan Quality (Image Displayed on the Monitor) Is Poor If the image is jagged, increase the scanning resolution, or select TIFF or PNG Check 1 in Data Format of the Settings dialog. Resolution Settings Dialog Set the display size to 100 %. Check 2 Some applications do not display images clearly if the display size is too small.
  • Page 583: Scanned Image Is Surrounded By Extra White Areas

    Scanned Image Is Surrounded by Extra White Areas Specify the scan area. Check Manually specify the scan area when there are white margins or unwanted areas along the edges of the scanned images in the Image Stitch window. Adjusting Cropping Frames in the Image Stitch Window...
  • Page 584: Cannot Scan At The Correct Size

    Cannot Scan at the Correct Size Make sure that the items are placed correctly. Check Positioning Originals (Scanning from Computer)
  • Page 585: Original Is Placed Correctly, But The Scanned Image Is Slanted

    Original Is Placed Correctly, but the Scanned Image Is Slanted When Document or Magazine is selected for Select Source, deselect the Check Correct slanted text document checkbox and scan the item again. Settings (Document Scan) Dialog Settings (Custom Scan) Dialog...
  • Page 586: Scanned Image Is Enlarged (reduced) On The Computer Monitor

    Scanned Image Is Enlarged (Reduced) on the Computer Monitor Change the display setting in the application. Check 1 Refer to the application's manual for details. If you have any questions, contact the manufacturer of the application. Click Driver in the IJ Scan Utility main screen, then change the resolution Check 2 setting and scan again.
  • Page 587: Ij Scan Utility Error Messages

    IJ Scan Utility Error Messages If an error message for IJ Scan Utility appears, check the error code and follow the corresponding solution. Solution Error Code Error Message There is not enough memory. Exit other applications to increase • The memory required to start available memory.
  • Page 588 (General Settings) dialog or Save in in the corresponding Settings dialog . Cannot read file. • Check the access permission on the folder in Folder to Save Temporary Files in the Settings (General Settings) dialog or Save in in the corresponding Settings dialog .
  • Page 589: Scanner Driver Error Messages

    Scanner Driver Error Messages Solution Error Message Error in scanner. See the manual for solutions. • Make sure that your scanner or printer and the computer are connected correctly. • Your scanner or printer may be damaged. Restart the computer, then reconnect your scanner.
  • Page 590: Mechanical Problems

    Mechanical Problems Power Does Not Come On Power Shuts Off By Itself USB Connection Problems Cannot Communicate with Machine via USB Printer Status Monitor Not Displayed (Windows)
  • Page 591: Power Does Not Come On

    Make sure power plug is securely connected to machine, and then turn it back Check2 Unplug machine, leave it for at least 2 minutes, and then plug it back in and Check3 turn it on again. If this does not solve the problem, contact your nearest Canon service center to request a repair.
  • Page 592: Power Shuts Off By Itself

    • If you are using a Mac OS and if you do not want the machine to turn off automatically: Open Canon IJ Printer Utility, select Power Settings in the pop-up menu, and then select Disable for Auto Power Off on Auto Power.
  • Page 593: Usb Connection Problems

    USB Connection Problems Printing or Scanning Is Slow/Hi-Speed USB Connection Does Not Work/"This device can perform faster" Message Appears (Windows) If your system environment does not support Hi-Speed USB, the machine operates at the slower speed of USB 1.1. In this case, the machine works properly but printing or scanning speed may slow down due to the communication speed.
  • Page 594: Cannot Communicate With Machine Via Usb

    Cannot Communicate with Machine via USB Make sure machine is turned on. Check1 Connect USB cable properly. Check2 As the illustration below, the USB port is at the back of the machine. Do not start IJ Network Tool while printing. Check3 Do not print while IJ Network Tool is running.
  • Page 595: Printer Status Monitor Not Displayed (windows)

    Printer Status Monitor Not Displayed (Windows) Is printer status monitor enabled? Check Make sure that Enable Status Monitor is selected on the Option menu of the printer status monitor. 1. Open printer driver setup window. How to Open the Printer Driver Setup Window 2.
  • Page 596: Installation And Download Problems

    Installation and Download Problems Cannot Install MP Drivers Easy-WebPrint EX Does Not Start or Easy-WebPrint EX Menu Does Not Appear (Windows) Updating MP Drivers in Network Environment (Windows) Uninstalling IJ Network Tool...
  • Page 597: Cannot Install Mp Drivers

    2. Double-click CD-ROM icon in the window that appears. If the contents of the CD-ROM appear, double-click MSETUP4.EXE. If you cannot install the MP Drivers with the Setup CD-ROM, install them from the Canon website. Note • If the CD-ROM icon does not appear, try the following: •...
  • Page 598: For Mac Os

    MP Drivers. Deleting the Unnecessary MP Drivers Reinstall the MP Drivers with the Setup CD-ROM or install them from the Canon website. Note • If the installer was stopped due to a Windows error, Windows operation may be unstable, and you may not be able to install the drivers.
  • Page 599: Easy-webprint Ex Does Not Start Or Easy-webprint Ex Menu Does Not Appear (windows)

    Is Canon Easy-WebPrint EX displayed on Toolbars menu in Internet Check1 Explorer's View menu? If Canon Easy-WebPrint EX is not displayed, Easy-WebPrint EX is not installed on your computer. Install the latest version of Easy-WebPrint EX from the Canon website. Note •...
  • Page 600: Updating Mp Drivers In Network Environment (windows)

    Updating MP Drivers in Network Environment (Windows) Download the latest MP Drivers. The latest MP Drivers for your model are available for download on the Canon website. Uninstall the existing MP Drivers and follow the installation instructions to install the latest MP Drivers that you downloaded.
  • Page 601: Uninstalling Ij Network Tool

    1. Select Control Panel from Settings charm in Desktop > Programs > Programs and Features. 2. Select Canon IJ Network Tool from program list, and then click Uninstall. If User Account Control screen appears, click Continue. • Windows 7 or Windows Vista: 1.
  • Page 602 Tool, and then drag Canon IJ Network Tool icon into Trash. 2. Restart computer. Empty the Trash and restart your computer. Note • To reinstall IJ Network Tool, uninstall IJ Network Tool and install it again from the Canon website.
  • Page 603: Errors And Messages

    Errors and Messages An Error Occurs Message Appears Error Message Appears on PictBridge (Wireless LAN) Compliant Device...
  • Page 604: An Error Occurs

    An Error Occurs If an error occurs in printing, for example if the paper runs out or jams, a troubleshooting message appears automatically. Take the appropriate action described in the message. When an error occurs, the Alarm lamp flashes and a support code (error number) appears on the computer screen.
  • Page 605 9 flashes Protective material or tape may still be attached to FINE cartridge 1890 holder. 10 flashes Loaded paper is not compatible with automatic duplex printing. 1310 11 flashes Cannot perform printing with current print setting