1.First of all, complete your printer’s hardware setup. You’ve also got to load the paper and the ink in your printer.
2.When you’ve done setting up your printer ‘s equipment, push the power button on the printer ‘s operating panel.
3.Then press and hold the WiFi button until the lamp light shines on the printer. You can find this WiFi button and the lamp on the operating panel.
4.Click the color button followed by the WiFi button.
5.Ensure sure the light flashes quickly and the power lamp is lit.
6.You can then confirm a printer connection to the wireless network.
For connection, at least 2 A-4 papers must be loaded in the paper tray.
7.You will then press and hold the WiFi button until the lamp blinks once.
8.Click on the WiFi button again.
9.This will then show the network details page.
10. You have to check the connection in the network details printout.
Connection simply shows “Active” along with the appropriate SSID service wireless link name.
This will complete the setup process for the printer. You can now proceed to download and install the printer driver.
1.First, open your device’s web browser.
2.Go to the website of Canon Setup by typing in the address bar “canon.com/ijsetup.”
3.When you reach at the setup page of the printer driver, please click on the “Set Up” link. This choice will be shown on the right side of the screen.
4.Now you are going to reach the Product Selection slot. You need to apply your product model in the area you like, i.e. G3000.
5.After that, tap the “ Go ” button.
6.This will redirect you to the driver downloading screen.
7.In addition, you will choose the operating system according to your preferences.
This option is in the upper right corner of the screen. Tap the inverted triangle and you have to select the desired OS from the drop-down menu.
8.After you have selected the download page. Tap on the tab “Download” from the middle of the page.
9.The process of installing your printer driver will then begin.
10.During the download process, pop-ups will appear for saving the file, selecting the download location and so on. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the downloading process.
11.Now, wait for your printer driver to be downloaded successfully.
12.You will move to its installation after the successful completion of the download process.
13.Make sure that your device is connected to the same wireless network as the printer before going on.
14.Then go to the folder Downloads or the folder where your installation file was saved.
15.Then you must double-click the downloaded setup file to start the installation process.
16.Now, a User Account Control pop-up box might well appear.
This popup box is looking for your permission to make the necessary changes to your app. To allow this, click on the “Yes” tab.
17.This will forward you to the installation assistant.
18.If needed, make the necessary changes in installation language in the initial window by clicking the “Language” tab at the bottom of the screen.
19.Next, click on the “Start Setup” tab to start the setup process.
20.You must then pick your country or region. Choose the desired country and click on “Other” if you don’t find your country in the chart.
21.Press the “Next” tab until finished.
22.Canon also requires you to read the License Agreement document. You can move further after reading by clicking on the “Yes” tab.
23.You will also be asked to participate in the Enhanced Security Program.
Read all the details and, if you want to participate, press the “Agree” button. Additionally, you can also press the “Don’t agree” tab and move on to the process.
24.Next, you’ll see the Firewall Settings window. Tick the Deactivate block checkbox followed by pressing the “Next” button.
25.After that, choose the printer connection form you want from “Wireless LAN Connection” and “USB connection.” Choose the preferred method and tap the “Next” button.
26.You will be asked to choose between the “Connect Via Wireless Router” and the “Direct Connection” option when choosing the Wireless LAN Connection option in the next window.
From these, it is recommended to connect through a wireless router. But if you choose Direct Connection, then tap Instructions and follow on-screen steps.
27.After you have selected, click the “Next” tab.
28.First, you’ve got to check the power. Ensure that you have successfully linked your printer to a wireless network.
29.Tap the “Next” button to move forward with the process.
30.It will start looking for your printer by doing so. It could take a couple of minutes. So, wait for it to be done.
31.Now, select the one you want from the list of available printers.
32.After making the preferred selection, press the “Next” tab.
33.Click the “Next” tab in the Print Head Alignment window.
34.This will complete the setup of the printer. Now, click the “Next” button to install the software.
35.The software selection window will now appear. You need to select the software that you want to run on your device. Choose and press the “Next” button.
36.Therefore, in the User Registration window, you can select either “Next” or “Skip” as per your choice.
37.The Setup completion window will appear after the completion of the process. To get out of the installation wizard press the “Exit” button.