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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    ... the Print Head ...P.7 3 Install the Ink Tanks ...P.10 4 Align the Print Head ...P.13 5 Load Paper ...P.15 ...(Wi-Fi Protected Setup) ...P.28 Wireless Setup Using WCN (Windows Connect Now) ...P.31 12 Try... ...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 ... to use the machine) Machine Preparation P.3 - 17 Machine Wireless Setup P.18, 24 - 31 Machine Wired Setup P.18, 32 - 34 Software Installation P.18 - 23 ...
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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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    ... Tray (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 ...
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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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    ...sure that the POWER lamp is not lit before removing the plug. Removing the power plug while the POWER lamp lights up or flashes may cause drying and clogging of the Print Head, resulting in poor printing. • The specification of the power cord differs for each country or region.  1 Preparation
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    ...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 turned on. For details, refer to ...
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    ... print 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.  ...
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    ... 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 unnecessarily. 2 ...
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    ... orange tape completely. 2. Remove the protective film completely. Hold the ink tank with the orange protective cap (A) pointing up while being ...on the L-shape air hole, ink may splash or the machine may not print properly. • If you push the sides of the ink tank with the L-shape air hole blocked...
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    ... 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 not remove them unnecessarily. • If the Print Head Holder moves to the ...
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    ...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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    4 Align the Print Head 1 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 ...
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    ... (E) is open, then open the Output Tray Extension (F). If printing starts while the Paper Output Tray is closed, it ...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 go to the ...
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    ... on the media type. Specialty paper including photo paper Load paper in the Rear Tray ... paper in the Rear Tray, refer to to in "4 Align the Print Head" on page 13. C B D E Plain paper ..., refer to "Loading Paper" in the onscreen manual: Basic Guide after installation is complete. Loading ...
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    ...H F Pull out the Cassette (F). Move the left Paper Guide (G) to the edge. Slide the front Paper ... with the actual size of the paper. The front Paper Guide will click and stop when it aligns with the corresponding .... Load plain paper. Load paper with the printing side facing down.  5 Load Paper
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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 ... via USB cable before installing the software: For Windows 7 1. Remove the USB cable connected.... 3. Proceed to on page 20. □ Easy-WebPrint EX Easy-WebPrint EX is Web print...
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    ... Msetup4.exe on the AutoPlay screen, then click Yes or Continue on the User Account Control dialog box. If the User Account Control dialog ... 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 ...
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    ... 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. ...
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    ... 8 Installing the XPS Printer Driver In Windows 7 and Windows Vista SP1 or later, the XPS Printer ...on useful functions of the XPS Printer Driver, refer to the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. Click Exit to .... Solution Menu EX starts when clicking OK in the Canon Solution Menu EX dialog. Remove the ...
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    ...same time. • If an error message appears or if you have trouble with the network connection, refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. • Place the machine and computer on the same network segment. Internet Access point or...
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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). ...
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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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    ... Make sure that one of the above screens is displayed, then touch the right FUNCTION button... on character entry, refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. Make sure that the network..., refer to the printed manual: Network Setup Troubleshooting. Next, read "10 Install the Software...
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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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    ... only when setting up a wireless connection by using the WCN (Windows Connect Now) function ... 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
    ..., 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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    ... time varies depending on the computer environment or the number of application software to be installed.) • Quit all running applications before installation. • ...your security software is turned on, a warning message may appear that Canon software is attempting to access the network. If such a ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 38
    ... reappears in following 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 items to install, click Custom Install. Double-click the Setup...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 39
    ...on network, then click Next. Follow any on-screen instructions to proceed with the software installation. When the Printer Detection screen appears, click Next. • ... screen, then start again from and be sure to select Use the printer on network in . 10 Install the Software (Network Connection) 
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 40
    7 When the Detected Printers List dialog box appears, select Canon MG8100 series, then click Next. When the Setup ... click Next 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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    ... 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 ...
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    ...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
    ... 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, ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 45
    ... Solution Menu EX starts when clicking OK in the Canon Solution Menu EX dialog. Remove ... purchase. For Macintosh Installing the XPS Printer Driver In Windows 7 and Windows Vista SP1 or later, ... functions of the XPS Printer Driver, refer to the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. Congratulations! Setup ...
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    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 ... which you want to use the machine. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the software. Other settings are not required. Additional computers ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 47
    ... the on-screen manual. • Open various application software. How to open the on-screen manual Click Help & Settings, then click this icon to open the on-screen manual. How to start Solution Menu EX Click this icon on the desktop (Windows) or on the Dock (Macintosh) to start ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 48
    Supported Memory Cards (Adapter required for Memory Stick Duo Memory Stick PRO Duo Memory Stick Micro .) Corresponding ... 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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    ...Load 4" x 6" (10 x 15 cm) photo paper in the Rear Tray (C) in portrait orientation with the printing side facing up. Make sure that the Paper Output ... 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
    ... Trace along the Scroll Wheel (F) to display a photo to print. 2. Touch the [+] or [-] button to specify the number ... printing, the Color button lights up. After printing, open the Card Slot Cover, pinch ... from a memory card, refer to "Printing Photos" in the on-screen manual: Basic Guide.  12 Try ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 51
    ...Tray Extension (C). 3. Open the Document Cover (D). If printing starts while the Paper Output Tray ...until copying is complete. Remove the document after printing. • If Copy is not displayed on the HOME ...plain paper, refer to "Copying" in the on-screen manual: Advanced Guide. 12 Try Using the Machine...
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    ... • For details, refer to "5 Load 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 Photo Print (C). Easy-PhotoPrint EX starts. Select the ...
  • Canon PIXMA MG8120 | MG8120 series Getting Started - Page 53
    ... or Windows XP pre-installed. • Windows: Uninstall software bundled with the Canon inkjet printer before upgrading from Windows Vista ... 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 later is required to...
  • 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, from there you will need to select your... the Canon online store at www.shop.usa.canon.com CANON U.S.A. INC. One Canon Plaza, Lake Success, NY 11042 ...



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