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Canon MP980 - PIXMA Color Inkjet Easy Setup

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Easy Setup Instructions For Apple AirPort

Wireless Networks

These instructions are for setting up your PIXMA machine on an Apple AirPort wireless network in a Mac OS X environment. For all other environments, including USB
connections, wired networks, non-AirPort wireless networks, and all Windows installations, please use the Getting Started Guide. Also for setting up additional computers on
your network to access the machine, refer to the Getting Started Guide.
Before starting, please locate and write down the your network name and password. Since Apple recommends using the WPA/WPA2 encryption method for AirPort networks,
these instructions are for configuring the machine on WPA/WPA2 encrypted networks.
Network Name (also called SSID):
Unpack the machine and prepare the hardware for use by following chapters 1 to 5 of the Getting Started Guide.
Connect one end of the USB cable to the computer
and the other to the machine.
Make sure the machine is turned on.
Enter your administrator name and password.
Click OK.
If you do not know your administrator name or password,
click Help, then follow the on-screen instructions.
Follow on-screen instructions.
Network password (if applicable):
Hardware Se tup
Driver/Software Insta ll
Turn on the computer, then insert the Setup
CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive.
Click Easy Install.
The drivers, application software, and on-screen
manuals are installed automatically.
If the registration screen appears, follow the on-screen
instructions to register your product. You will need your
product serial number which is located on the packaging,
or, on the inside lower part of the machine.
Serial Number
Serial Number
* * * * * * *
* * * * * * *
Double-click the Setup icon.
If the CD-ROM folder does not open automatically,
double-click the CANON_IJ icon on the desktop.
Click Restart.
When the computer restarts, Canon IJ Network Tool starts
Click Restart to restart the computer.
After restarting the computer, remove the Setup CD-ROM
and keep it in a safe place.



Summary of Contents for Canon MP980 - PIXMA Color Inkjet

  • Page 1: Wireless Networks

    Serial Number * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Click Restart. When the computer restarts, Canon IJ Network Tool starts automatically. Click Restart to restart the computer. Follow on-screen instructions. After restarting the computer, remove the Setup CD-ROM...
  • Page 2 For Users With Multiple Access Points (Wireless Routers) Proceed to Section 3-B If the Setup Preparations dialog box appears, confirm that preparation is On the Canon IJ Network Tool complete, then click OK. screen, select LAN connection, then click OK.
  • Page 3 Connection performance between the printer back on. and the access point. The Printer Setup Utility and Canon IJ Network Scanner Selector will start up. • To check whether the new location is better, click Remeasurement. Measurement of the communication status is performed again.
  • Page 4 Mac OS X v.10.4.x When the Printer List screen appears, click Add. Select Canon IJ Network in the drop-down menu, select your machine's name in the list of printers, then click Add. Click More Printers in the Printer Browser screen.