Canon PIXMA MG8120 MG8120 series Getting Started

Canon PIXMA MG8120 Manual

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  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 1
    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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    ... Setup ...P.24 Wireless Setup Using Easy Setup ...P.25 Wireless Setup Using WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) ...P.28 Wireless Setup Using WCN (Windows Connect Now) ...P.31 12 Try Using...(Macintosh) ...P.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 ... from which to use the machine) Machine Preparation P.3 - 17 Machine Wireless Setup P.18, 24 - 31 Machine Wired Setup P.18, 32 ...
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    ... Guid e Describes various operating procedures to make full use of machine. Tr o u b l e s h o o t i n g Describes troubleshooting tips for problems you may encounter when using the machine. For details on opening the on-screen manuals, refer to page 45. 
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    ...e l ess/Wired Connection When using the machine over a wireless/wired connection, the following devices are required depending on ...method. Wireless Connection Wired Connection Access point or wireless router Router, etc. Ethernet cable A commercial access point or router that supports IEEE802.11b...
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    ...differ in shape and position from what they actually are. Make sure all the following items are supplied. Some accessories (1) are stored ...CD-ROM (containing the drivers, applications and on-screen manuals) 6. Matte Photo Paper MP-101 (for Automatic Print Head Alignment) 7. Other documents • A USB...
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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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    3 4 5 F G D E Firmly lift the part (D) of the Print Head Lock Lever in the Print Head Holder until it stops. The Print Head Lock Lever may feel heavy. • Do not touch the inside of the Print Head Holder (E). The machine may not print properly if you touch it. Remove the Print Head from the...
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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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    3 Install the Ink Tanks 1 2 A 3 B C D 1. Remove the orange tape completely. 2. Remove the protective film completely. Hold the ink tank with the orange protective cap (A) pointing up while being careful not to block the Lshape air hole (B). Hold the ink tank by its sides and slowly twist...
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    ... it clicks. 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 ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 14
    7 F E 8 Close the Scanning Unit (Cover) (E). Make sure the Inner Cover (F) is closed. • For your safety, always close the Scanning Unit (Cover) with both hands. Make sure that the LCD changes as shown in the illustration and go to the next step. Do not touch the OK button yet. • It takes ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 15
    ...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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    ...source varies depending on the media type. Specialty paper including photo paper Load paper in the Rear Tray (A). A ...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 with ...
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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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    ... uncertain whether your device (access point, router, etc.) supports wireless connection or wired connection, refer to the manual supplied with the device, or contact its manufacturer. If Your Device Supports Wireless Connection Check if it supports ...
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    ... on the computer environment or the number of application software to be installed.) • Quit all running applications before installation. • Log on as the ... to restart your computer during the installation process. Follow the on-screen instructions and do not remove the Setup CD-ROM during ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 22
    ... name and password, then click OK. If the CD-ROM folder does not open automatically, 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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    ...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 software installation. 7 Install the Software (USB Connection) 
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 24
    ... Information for the Installation □ USB Port □ Necessary Information for the User Registration □ If the Extended Survey Program screen appears B When the Printer Connection screen appears, connect the machine to the computer with a USB cable. After connecting the cable, TURN ON THE MACHINE. ...
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    ... in the Custom Install screen. For details on useful functions of the XPS Printer Driver, refer to the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. Click Exit to complete the ... EX starts. Solution Menu EX starts when clicking OK in the Canon Solution Menu EX dialog. Remove the Setup CD-...
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    ... appears or if you have trouble with the network connection, refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. • Place the machine and ... establishes a direct connection to the computer over a wireless connection without using an access point, is not supported. Be sure to prepare an access...
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    ...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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    ... correctly. • For details on character entry, refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. Make sure that the network key is correct, then ... 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)...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 31
    ...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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    ...View network status and tasks > Manage wireless networks. 2. Select the network name (SSID)... Next. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the settings on the computer. 1. Select Wireless LAN setup ... eject the USB flash drive. A 5. Go to . • Canon assumes no responsibility for any damage ...
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    ... 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 network. 
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 35
    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
    ...6 Use the [ or ] button (E) to select Device settings, 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...
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    ... fees may apply. Consult the internet service provider. • It may be necessary to restart your ... during the installation process. Follow the on-screen instructions and do not remove the Setup CD-... is turned on, a warning message may appear that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If ...
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    ...Yes or Continue. Click Easy Install. 2 The drivers, application software, and on-screen manuals are installed. • If you want to select particular items to install, ... name or password, click the help button, then follow the on-screen instructions.  10 Install the Software (Network Connection)
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 39
    ..., then click Next. Follow any on-screen instructions to proceed with the software installation. When the Printer Detection screen appears, click Next. •... from , then be sure to select Use the printer on network in . − For Macintosh Follow on-screen instructions and proceed with the installation....
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 40
    ... the Detected Printers List dialog box appears, select Canon MG8100 series, then click ..., Check Printer Settings dialog box is displayed. Refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. Make ...on page 42! 7 On the Canon IJ Network Tool screen, select MG8100 series in Printers, then click ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 41
    ... 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 machine has not been detected, make sure ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 42
    ...2 3 Select Canon MG8100 series canonijnetwork and click Add. Go to on page 41. When the Printer List window...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 ...
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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 ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 44
    ... Necessary Information for the User Registration □ If the Extended Survey Program 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 registration screen automatically, input the serial number ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 45
    ...Menu EX starts. Solution Menu EX starts when clicking OK in the Canon Solution Menu EX dialog. Remove the Setup CD-ROM... in the Custom Install screen. For details on useful functions of the XPS Printer Driver, refer to the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. Congratulations! Setup is complete. Proceed ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 46
    11 Use from Additional Computers If the machine is already connected to a wireless/wired connection, it can be used from additional computers on the same ... from which you want to use the machine. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the software. Other settings are not required. Additional ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 47
    ...-WebPrint EX, refer to the on-screen manual: Basic Guide. Solution Menu EX Solut... full use of the mach i n e ! F o r e x a m p l e , • Open the on-screen manual. • Open various application software. How to open... Menu EX. For details on Solution Menu EX, refer to the on-screen manual: Basic Guide...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 48
    ... indicated by the dotted line. Open the Card Slot Cover (A). Pr in t Photos from a Memory Card Memory Stick Memory Stick PRO SD 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 ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 50
    ... 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
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 51
    ... button (H). 4. Touch the Black button (I) or the Color button (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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    ... int P hotos from a Computer 2 C 3 4 A B Load 4" x 6" (10 x 15 cm) photo paper in the Rear Tray (A) in portrait orientation with the printing ..." 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 ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 53
    ... M/100 Mbps (auto switching) Wireless LAN Supported Standards: IEEE802.11n/IEEE802.... • Windows: Uninstall software bundled with the Canon inkjet printer before upgrading from Windows Vista... X v.10.6, install software bundled with the Canon inkjet printer. • Internet Explorer 7 or later is required...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 54
    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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