How To Connect Canon Printer To iPhone. In this article, I will tell you the method to connect the canon printer with your iPhone and what to do if the printer doesn’t connect with your iPhone.
How To Connect Canon Printer with iPhone?
Step 1 – Check The iPhone Version:
Before connecting a printer to your iPhone, check your smartphone’s version. To do so:
1.On your iPhone Home screen, tap on the Cogwheel icon to open Settings.
2.Select the General option from the list.
3.Finally, tap on the About option.
Step 2 – Install Canon Print Inkjet/ SELPHY:
After knowing the version of your iPhone, download the Canon Print Inkjet / SELPHY application for your device. To do so:
1.Go to the App store.
2.Search for the Canon Print Inkjet / SELPHY application on the search bar.
3.Now, download and install the application.
Step 3 – Sync Application And Device:
After installing the SELPHY app, register it with your device. Follow the instructions to do so:
1.Turn on your printer.
2.Connect both the devices with the same network.
3.Launch the application.
4.If you see ‘Do you want to setup the connected printer?’ message, then tap on the Yes button.
5.The printer should appear on the home screen.
6.If not, then go to the next step.
7.If Bluetooth is turned off, you may be prompted to turn on Bluetooth.
8.Tap on OK to proceed to the next step.
9.Wait for few minutes, and then tap on the printer as soon as it appears on the screen.
10.If the printer is not detected, then again reconnect the printer with the network.
11.Make sure that both the devices are connected to the same network.
If the printer is already registered, then skip the next steps.
Step 4 – What To Do If Printer Cannot be Found Button Appears:
1.If Printer Cannot be Found button appears on the screen, then tap on it.
2.Follow the on-screen instructions to connect the printer with a network.
3.You can add your printers from the home screen or you can select the Auto Connection (recommended) option.
4.Then tap on No.
5.Prepare to connect the printer.
If you not able to connect the printer then follow the setup below:
1.On the Printer’s Wi-Fi home screen settings window, tap on the network name (SSID) which may start with ‘Canon_’.
2.Open the application again.
3.Click on Next button.
4.Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the process.
5.Finally the Printer appears on the home screen.
6.Add it to complete the setup.
Step 5 – Use Application To Print:
Follow the instructions given below to print documents or images using a smart phone:
1.Open the Canon PRINT/ SELPHY application from the app drawer.
2.Now, tap on the type of documents you want to print.
3.Select the documents/ Images from your gallery.
4.Press and hold to select multiple documents.
5.Tap on Print to start the process.
6.You can also adjust the print settings.
7.The print will start. Make sure not to switch off the printer.
8.If you want to stop the process, then tap the Cancel button.