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Connecting Via A Wireless Lan; Setting Up A Wireless Lan - Canon imageclass LBP251dw Getting Started

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Connecting via a Wireless LAN

Checking before the Setup
Is the computer connected to the router (access point)
correctly by a LAN cable or wireless LAN?
For more information, see the instruction manual for the
network device you are using, or contact the networking
device manufacturer.
Have the network settings on the computer been
If the computer is not properly configured, you may not
use the wireless LAN connection even after completing the
following settings.
• You cannot connect both the wired LAN and wireless
LAN at the same time. In addition, the machine is set to
the "Wired LAN" by default.
• When you connect to a network environment that is not
security protected, your personal information could be
disclosed to third parties. Please use caution.
• If you connect through a LAN in the office, contact your
network administrator.
Checking the Router
Select the connection method to the wireless LAN. Select from
the following two methods depending on the router (access
point) that you are using.
There is a button.
This machine supports WPS (Wi-Fi
Protected set up). You can easily set
up if your router (access point) has
a button, and if the mark
the router.
If you are not sure whether or not your
router supports WPS, please see the manual included in the
product, or contact the product manufacturer.
There is no button.
If there is no button on your router
(access point), you may manually
select SSID and complete the
settings. In this case, you need to
remember the SSID and network key
of your router (access point).
See "Check SSID or Network Key for a
Wireless LAN Router/Access Point" (P. 12) to learn how to find
out your SSID and network key.
To set up with WPS PIN code method, or setup manually:
e-Manual "Connecting to a Wireless LAN"
Wireless LAN Router
is on

Setting Up a Wireless LAN

Push Button Mode
Select <Menu> in the Home Screen.
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and tap <Menu>.
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on the operation panel.
Select <Network Settings>.
Select <Wireless LAN Settings>.
Read the message that is displayed, and select
Select <WPS Push Button Mode>.
Wireless LAN Settings
WPS Push Button Mode
WPS PIN Code Mode
SSID Settings
Power Save Mode
Connection Information
Select <Yes>.
Press and hold* the button until the lamp lights or
You should press the WPS button within 2 minutes after
you select <Yes> in step 6.
* The time that you should hold the button may vary, depending
on the router you are using.
Wait approximately 2 minutes after the connection.
The IP address is set during this period of time.
When an error message appears:
Select <OK> to close the screen, check whether the
network key is correct, and then retry the settings. If the
access point cannot be detected even after retrying,
see the following.
e-Manual "When an Error Message Appears"
When checking the network connection:
You can check if the machine is properly connected to the
network using a computer that connected to a network.
e-Manual "Viewing Network Settings"
To set IP address manually:
e-Manual "Connecting to a Wireless LAN"



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