Canon PIXMA MG8120 MG8120 series Getting Started

Canon PIXMA MG8120 Manual

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    Canon Inkjet Photo All-In-One series Getting Started Read Me First Symbols Used in This Document Prohibited actions. Instructions including important information. • In this guide, Windows 7 operating system is referred to as Windows 7 and Windows Vista operating system as Windows Vista. •...
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    ... Select Connection Method ...P.18 7 Install the Software (USB Connection) ...P.19 8 Wireless Setup ...P.24 Wireless... ...P.51 9 Wired Setup...P.32 10 Install the Software (Network Connection) ...P.35 Install ...39 Information ...P.42 11 Use from Additional Computers...P.44 Model Number: K10361 (MG8120)...
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    ■ Ma c h i n e I ns t a l l a t i o n F l o w Network Connection USB Connection Wireless Connection Wired Connection Using from Additional Computers (when the machine is already connected to the network and you want to add computers from which to use ...
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    ... CD-ROM and are installed during the software installation. P r i n t e d Manuals On-Screen Manuals • G e t t i n g S t a r t ed (this manual) •Network Setup Tr o u ... the machine and its functions, the included manuals and application software. Basic Guide Describes basic operations and media...
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    ... ess/Wired Connection When using the machine over a wireless/wired connection, the following devices are required ... Connection Wired Connection Access point or wireless router Router, etc. Ethernet cable ... IEEE802.11b/g/n is required. A commercial network device (router, etc.) and Ethernet cable ...
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    ... (A). Open the Paper Output Tray to remove them. 1. Print Head 2. Ink tanks (6: M, BK, GY, PGBK, C, Y) 3. Manuals 4. Power cord 5. Setup CD-ROM (containing the drivers, applications and on-screen manuals) 6. Matte Photo Paper MP-101 (for Automatic Print Head Alignment) 7....
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    3 C B 4 5 E 6 G D F Unlock the scanner. 1. Open the Document Cover (B). 2. Move the Scanner Lock Switch (C) towards the release mark to unlock the Scanning Unit (Cover). 3. Close the Document Cover. Make sure that the Document Cover is closed and go to the next step. Insert the power cord ...
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    7 H I 8 Use the { or } button (H) on the Operation Panel to select the language for the LCD, then touch the OK button. When the above screen is displayed, touch the OK button and go to the next step. • If an unintended language is displayed on the LCD, touch the Back button (I) to return to ...
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    2 Install the Print Head 1 B 2 B A C Lift the Scanning Unit (Cover) (A) until it stops. Close the Document Cover (B) and lift it with the Scanning Unit (Cover). The Print Head Holder (C) moves to the installation position. If the Print Head Holder does not move, make sure that the machine is ...
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    ... properly if you touch them. • There may be some transparent or light blue ink on the inside of the bag the Print Head comes in, or the inside of the protective cap - this has no effect on print quality. Be careful not to get ink on yourself when handling these items.  2 Install the Print Head
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    6 7 Tilt the Print Head forward and set it in place as shown. • Do not knock the Print Head against the sides of the holder. • Install in a well-lit environment. Hold the Print Head Lock Lever firmly and lower it completely. • Once you have installed the Print Head, do not remove it ...
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    ... completely. 2. Remove the protective film completely. Hold the ink tank with the orange protective cap (A) pointing ... pressure to them. • Be sure to use the supplied ink tanks. • If the orange tape remains ... properly. • If you push the sides of the ink tank with the L-shape air hole blocked, ...
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    ...When the installation is completed properly, the Ink lamp lights red. Install all the other ink tanks in the same way according to the color order indicated on the label. Make sure all the Ink lamps light red. • Once you have installed the ink tanks, do ...
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    ... It takes about 5 minutes before the LCD changes. • The machine may make some operating noises when preparing to print. This is normal operation. • If an error message is displayed on the LCD, make sure that the Print Head and the ink tanks are correctly installed.  3 Install the Ink Tanks
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    ...2 3 A C D B Prepare the Paper Support (A). 1. Open it. 2. Withdraw it upwards. 3. Tilt it back. Move the Paper Guides (B) to both edges. Load a sheet of supplied specialty paper (Matte Photo Paper MP-101) in the Rear Tray (C). Load paper in portrait orientation ...
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    .... After the installation is complete, perform Print Head Alignment by referring to "When Printing Becomes Faint or Colors Are Incorrect" in the on-screen manual: Basic Guide. • The pattern is printed in black and blue. Confirm the above message, then ...
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    ... 13. C B D E Plain paper Load paper in the Cassette (B). • For details on how to handle paper, refer to "Loading Paper" in the onscreen manual: Basic Guide after installation is complete. Loading specialty paper • Load paper in portrait orientation ...
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    2 3 G 4 5 H F Pull out the Cassette (F). Move the left Paper Guide (G) to the edge. Slide the front Paper Guide (H) to align with the actual size of the paper. The front Paper Guide will click and stop when it aligns with the corresponding mark of paper size. Load ...
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    6 7 8 I Align the paper to the right side of the Cassette (1), and slide the left Paper Guide completely against the left edge of the paper (2). Make sure that the height of the paper stack does not exceed the line (I). Insert the Cassette slowly into the machine until it clicks into place. ...
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    ...other with cables or via wireless communication. The Internet and LAN are types of networks. What is LAN (Local..., router, etc.) supports wireless connection or wired connection, refer to the manual supplied with the device... Check if it supports IEEE802.11b/g/n. If Your Device Supports Wired Connection...
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    ...cable yet. • To use the machine by connecting it to a computer, software including the drivers needs to be copied (installed) to the computer's hard... depending on the computer environment or the number of application software to be installed.) • Quit all running applications before installation...
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    ..., doubleclick the CD-ROM icon on the desktop. If you do not know your administrator name or password, click the help button, then follow the on-screen instructions. 0 7 Install the Software (USB Connection)
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    4 5 6 Click Easy Install. The drivers, application software, and on-screen manuals are installed. • If you want to select particular items to install, click Custom Install. Click Install. Select Use the printer via USB, then click Next. Follow any on-screen instructions to proceed with the ...
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    ... User Registration □ If the Extended Survey Program screen appears B When the Printer Connection screen appears, connect the machine to the computer ... Extended Survey Program will not be installed. (This has no effect on the machine's functionality.)  7 Install the Software (USB Connection)
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    ...later, the XPS Printer Driver can be installed additionally. To install, perform from in "7 Install the Software (USB ...useful functions of the XPS Printer Driver, refer to the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. Click Exit ... Menu EX starts when clicking OK in the Canon Solution Menu EX dialog. Remove...
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    ...Notes on Wireless Connection • The configuration, router functions, setup procedures and security settings of the network ... connection at the same time. • If an error message appears or if you have trouble ... and computer on the same network segment. Internet Access point or wireless router, etc...
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    ... to set to prevent unauthorized access to communication. You can retrieve your network key by using the Canon PIXMA Wireless Setup Assistant or the instructions which can be downloaded from the Canon support webpage (www.usa.canon.com/downloadlibrary). If ...
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    ... right FUNCTION button (B). Use the [ or ] button (C) to select Wireless LAN setup, then touch the OK ... Select Yes, then touch the OK button. When wireless connection is enabled, the Wi-Fi lamp ... names with 2-byte characters are not displayed properly, however, can be selected.  8 Wireless Setup
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    ..., then enter it again. If a connection still cannot be established, refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. Next, read "10 Install the Software (Network Connection)" on page 35! 8 Wireless Setup 
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    ... etup) Read this section only when setting up a wireless connection by using the WPS (Wi-Fi Protected... right FUNCTION button (B). Use the [ or ] button (C) to select Wireless LAN setup, then touch the OK ... Select Yes, then touch the OK button. When wireless connection is enabled, the Wi-Fi lamp (D)...
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    ... been completed within 10 minutes, select the method other than the PIN code method to perform the wireless LAN. If another error appears, refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. 8 Wireless Setup 
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    ... touch the OK button, then start over from . • If another error appears, refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. Next, read "10 Install the Software (Network Connection)" on page 35! 0 8 Wireless Setup
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    ... menu of the Windows side, select Network, then click Add a wireless device on the menu. 2. Click I... and eject the USB flash drive. A 5. Go to . • Canon assumes no responsibility for any damage ...used. B Next, read "10 Install the Software (Network Connection)" on page 35! 8 Wireless Setup ...
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    ... be used over a wireless and wired connection at the same time. • If an error message appears or if you have trouble with the network connection, refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. Internet Router, etc. Add (connect) the machine to the ...
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    1 A B 2 C D Remove the Cap (A), then connect a network device (router, etc.) with an Ethernet cable (B). Use the { or } button (C) to display Setup, then touch the right FUNCTION button (D). 9 Wired Setup 
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 36
    ...then touch the OK button. Select LAN settings, then touch the OK button. Select Change wireless/wired, then touch the OK button. Select Wired LAN active, touch the OK button. Next, read "10 Install the Software (Network Connection)" on page 35!  9 Wired Setup
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    ... restarted. • If the firewall function of your security software is turned on, a warning message may appear that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If such a warning message appears, set the security software to always allow access. • For the ...
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    ... steps, click Yes or Continue. Click Easy Install. 2 The drivers, application software, and on-screen manuals are installed. • If you want to select particular ... name or password, click the help button, then follow the on-screen instructions.  10 Install the Software (Network Connection)
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    ... Click Install. Select Use the printer on network, then click Next. Follow any on-screen instructions to proceed with the software installation. When ... then start again from and be sure to select Use the printer on network in . 10 Install the Software (Network Connection) 
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    7 When the Detected Printers List dialog box appears, select Canon MG8100 series, then click Next. When the Setup Completion ... again on the screen in . Next, read "Information" on page 42! 7 On the Canon IJ Network Tool screen, select MG8100 series in Printers, then click Next. • If the ...
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    ...v.10.4.11 Go to on page 40. Go to on page 40. • The alphanumeric characters after Canon MG8100 series is the machine's Bonjour service name or MAC address. When the Register Printer and Scanner screen appears, click Register Printer. • If the...
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    ... available. screen appears, click Add. Click More Printers in the Printer Browser window. Select Canon IJ Network in the pop-up menu, select Canon MG8100 series in the list of printers, then click Add. 0 10 Install the Software (Network Connection)
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    3 4 5 4 Make sure that Canon MG8100 series is added to the list of printers. Go to . When the Register Printer and Scanner screen appears, click Register Scanner. Select Canon MG8100 series on the Scan-from-PC Settings screen, then click OK. Click Next on ...
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    ... screen appears A Click Next. Follow any on-screen instructions to proceed with the software installation. When the serial number is not displayed on the ... Survey Program will not be installed. (This has no effect on the machine's functionality.)  10 Install the Software (Network Connection)
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    ... Menu EX starts when clicking OK in the Canon Solution Menu EX dialog. Remove ...XPS Printer Driver can be installed additionally. To install, perform from in "10 Install the Software (Network ... functions of the XPS Printer Driver, refer to the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. Congratulations! Setup...
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    ...the machine is already connected to a wireless/wired connection, it can be used from additional computers on the same network. Computer from which the ...Follow the on-screen instructions to install the software. Other settings are not required. Additional computers on the same network It enables the ...
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    ... Easy-WebPrint EX, refer to the on-screen manual: Basic Guide. Solution Menu EX Solut i... manual. • Open various application software. How to open the on-screen manual Click Help & Settings, then click... Solution Menu EX. For details on Solution Menu EX, refer to the on-screen manual: Basic Guide. ...
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    ...on the label, with the labeled side facing left. • Insert only one memory card. • The Access lamp (B) lights up when a memory card is inserted. You can also print from USB flash drives. For details, refer to "Printing Photos" in the on-screen manual: Basic Guide.  12 Try Using the Machine
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    ...D Load 4" x 6" (10 x 15 cm) photo paper in the Rear Tray (C) in portrait orientation with the printing side ... inserting a memory card into the Card Slot, the photos on the memory card are read and the screen to specify photos and the number of copies to print appears. Make sure that the Access lamp ...
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    ... memory card while the Access lamp is flashing. Saved data may be damaged. For more information on printing from a memory card, refer to "Printing Photos" in the on-screen manual: Basic Guide.  12 Try Using the Machine
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    ... on the HOME screen, use the { or } button to display Copy. • When the machine is ready for copying, the Black button and Color button light up.... (J). For the procedure to copy on paper other than plain paper, refer to "Copying" in the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. 12 Try Using the Machine 
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    ... Paper" on page 15. Start Solution Menu EX from the Canon Solution Menu EX icon on the desktop (Windows) or on the Dock (Macintosh), click Photo Print, then click ... to page 45. For more information, refer to the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. 0 12 Try Using the Machine
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    ... or Windows XP pre-installed. • Windows: Uninstall software bundled with the Canon inkjet printer before upgrading from Windows Vista to Windows 7, ... After upgrading from Mac OS X v.10.5 or lower to Mac OS X v.10.6, install software bundled with the Canon inkjet printer. • Internet Explorer 7 or ...
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    Getting Help from Canon Email Tech Support - www.canontechsupport.com Toll-Free Tech Support- 1-800-OK-CANON Please note, ...800-OK-CANON to locate a dealer near you, or visit the Canon online store at www.shop.usa.canon.com CANON U.S.A. INC. One Canon Plaza, Lake Success, NY 11042 U.S.A. www.usa....



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