Guidelines for Canon MG3000 Printer Wireless Setup

Canon is offering you, top wireless printer models. Canon MG300 is a high-speed printer that is compatible with various devices like Windows PC, Mac, Android, as well as Amazon Fire devices.

 Un-boxing MG3000 Canon Printer

  • Take the box into a flat surface and open the top sealed tape with a knife carefully
  • Take out the ink cartridges (It should have 545-Black and 545-Color ink cartridges)
  • Check for power cable, USB, user manual, and installation CD.
  • Now take out the printer and place it in a flat, dry and clean space
  • Remove all the covering and red tape from the printer and other outlet areas
  • Connect the power cable into the printer and connect the printer to the power supply
  • Now press the power button until the power button glooms up
  • Canon MG3000 doesn’t have an LCD so you have to make all your preferences with the help of drivers
  • Push the input tray
  • Open the cartridge door and insert the ink cartridges one by one carefully
  • Now put the paper on your input tray so that your printer can print a calibration page that confirms that your ink cartridges are fitted well

How to download Canon Com IJSetup MG3000 drivers?

You have to download Canon MG3000 Setup according to your Operating System. If you are using this printer with a Windows device then you have to download MP drivers. But if you have a Mac device then you will require a CUPS driver.

Pixma MG 3000 installation for Windows

  1. Insert the CD-ROM in your CD-drive and wait until you see some content will appear on your desktop
  2. Double-click on .exe file
  3. The driver will start installing in your device
  4. A prompt will appear on the screen asking for the connection type
  5. Pick the type of connection you want
  6. If you don’t have a CD-drive or your CD gets lost then you can also download the driver from the internet and install it easily.

Driver installation for Mac

  1. Latest Mac devices have inbuilt software that means you don’t have to download or install the driver
  2. If you don’t have the inbuilt driver then you need to download dmg file for Mac
  3. Download the dmg file from the internet
  4. Run the setup and follow the onscreen commands
  5. A prompt will appear on the screen asking for connection type
  6. Select the type of installation
  7. Choose CUPS driver for your Mac device

Canon MG3000 Series Wireless Setup

Insert the CD you get with the printer in your CD-drive

  1. Wait until you get set up on your screen
  2. Hit the next button
  3. Follow the on-screen commands
  4. Connection type selection screen will appear on your screen
  5. Click on a wireless connection
  6. Make sure your printer is turned on
  7. Hit the next button
  8. Tap the Connect to the network button
  9. A new window will appear
  10. Hit the wireless setup button
  11. Press and hold your printer’s Wi-Fi button until the orange light flashes twice
  12. Release the button when the light flashes twice
  13. Hit the next button
  14. Choose your region
  15. Hit the next button
  16. Select the list of files you need to install
  17. Hit the Okay button
  18. End-user license page will appear on the screen
  19. Read the license page carefully and then hit the agree and install button
  20. Enter your SSID and password for completing the wireless setup process
  21. Canon MG3000 Wi-Fi Setup
  22. You can also take a printout with the help of Wi-Fi. Canon MG3000 connect to Wi-Fi and then you can take printouts from various devices without connecting them with any cable.
  23. Before setting up, make sure that your router has a WPS button in it
  24. Your internet connection should contain WPA or WPA2 security
  25. Connect your printer to a power source
  26. Press printer’s Wi-Fi button
  27. Press and hold the button until it flashes one time
  28. Make sure blue light near the Wi-Fi button is flashing
  29. Press the router’s WPS button quickly
  30. The Wi-Fi light will blink while searching the access point
  31. The light will stop blinking which ensures that Canon MG3000 Setup Wi-Fi has been established properly.

How to check the ink level in Canon MG3000?

You should check your ink level from time to time because if the ink cartridges get fully empty and you try to take a print then you may face some errors. So, it’s better to make a regular check on your printer’s ink level. You can check the level when your printer is in copy standby mode. There are two lamps (one for black and one for color ink) and if either of the light glows then it means you are running out of the ink. But if the light blinks then you are dealing with some kind of Canon MG3000 error. Go to the printer setup window and launch the Canon IG status monitor. Visit printer status under the maintenance tab. The display will show you the estimated ink level on your cartridge.

How can I take a print with my Canon MG3000?

Follow the mentioned steps for taking printout from your Canon MG3000 printer:

  1. Power on the printer and make sure you have loaded pages on the input tray
  2. Tap the printer icon that shows the driver’s setup screen
  3. Go to the File menu
  4. Click on print
  5. Select your printer model
  6. Click on preferences
  7. Printer setup screen will appear on your desktop
  8. Select your preferences
  9. Choose quality type
  10. Hit the OK button

Your Http Canon Com IJSetup MG3000 Series printer will start taking printout. Canon printers usually don’t get into errors but in case you find any issue then ask for professional help.