To setup your printer you need to download printer driver using model number from ij.start.canon. After downloading and installing your printer driver you can connect your Canon printer with any device Windows, Mac, tablet or Mobile phone. Follow steps to search and download Your Canon Printer driver from ij.start.canon

ij.start.canon – Download driver and Setup printer

How to Search Printer Model and Setup your Canon Printer From ij.start.canon

  1. Go to ij.start.canon official page

    Open your browser and type ij.start.canon, You will get multiple search result, Click on official website of Canon printer which is ij.start.canon.Go to ij.start.canon official page

  2. On ij.start.canon, Click on “Setup Here” Option.

    After you open ij.start.canon, You will get four option, 1. Setup Here, 2. Read Online Manual , 3. See Recommended function, 4. Frequently Asked Questions. Click On “Setup Here” Option.
    On ij.start.canon, Click on "Setup Here" Option.

  3. Find Your Printer Model Number

    You can find Your Printer Model Number on Your Printer Box or it is also Written on you printer Front or Top. It starts with alphabet and combination of number. Note it down, as it will be required to search for correct driver download.
    Find your Printer Model Number

  4. Search Your Printer Model Number

    After you Click on “Setup Here” Option you need to Search Your Printer model Number. Enter your Printer Model Number and Click on “Go” button.

    Search your printer model number

  5. Select Your Device Type

    After you searched model number you will be able to access Driver download page. Now select your device type from the right top most corner of the page from drop down. Windows, macOS, Windows RT, iOS/iPad, Android or Chrome OS.
    Select your Device Type

  6. Click Download Button to download Driver

    Click on the Download Button to start the download process, if you are using Internet explorer 9 or later then it will display option to Save or Save As option. Click on Save, it will download by default in downloads folder.

    Download Canon Printer Driver

  7. Double Click or Run file

    Locate downloaded file in downloads folder and double click on that or you can just click on run the file just after it will be downloaded. it will start the installation process of canon printer driver.

    Double click or run file

  8. Start Setup from Printer Setup Wizard

    After downloaded file run, Canon printer driver setup wizard will appear. By default language is set a English(United Sates). if your want to change it, click on language option and select the desired one. Click on Start Setup. Process of installation will start, it will start acquiring other require software from OS

    Canon Printer Driver Setup Wizard

  9. Select Option of your Country and Agree on License Agreement.

    Confirm your place of residence and also country. Click on Next and then confirm the license terms to use the software by pressing “Yes”.

    Select country and agree license term

  10. Select option of wireless LAN connection or USB Connection

    Click on Next for setup wizard and then Select the method for connection either Wireless LAN connection or USB Connection. If you select Wireless connection it will recommend you to connect through wireless router. or if you select the USB connection it will start installation of driver.

    select wireless connection or USB connection

  11. Turn On your Printer to connect

    If you are connecting printer via wireless connection turn on your printer, your device will start searching your printer over network. As it will detect, it will display serial number, MAC address and IP Address of your Canon Printer. Click on Next to Connect your Printer.
    Turn On Printer to Connect

  12. Finish Installation Process

    After your printer is connected, Installation will be completed, Click on Finish to close the setup wizard. Now you can print or scan your documents.

Printer Setup Error and Troubleshooting

When you start connecting your printer via either mode wireless or USB, you may be getting error for connection or while downloading driver or installation. The most possible error which occurs during the installation process is printer will not be found in wireless connection. below error you may get.

  • No match of driver, “Could not find product. Enter the product correct name”
  • Failed download due to block of antivirus software or firewall issue
  • Fetal error C0000002
  • Not able to fetch serial number, MAC address and IP Address
  • Connection failed with printer
  • Printer wireless mode is not active

To resolve all these issue either contact to canon support team or you can refer Canon installation manual.

Frequently Asked Question

What are the system requirement for Canon printer driver installation?

Operating systems
Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, and Windows XP SP3 (32-bit only)
Web browsers
Internet Explorer 11, Internet Explorer 10, Internet Explorer 9, and Internet Explorer 8 (*1)
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Mac OS
Operating systems
OS X Yosemite v10.10, OS X Mavericks v10.9, OS X Mountain Lion v10.8, and OS X Lion v10.7.5
Web browsers
Safari 8, Safari 7, Safari 6, and Safari 5

Operating systems
iOS 8.0, iOS 7.1, iOS 7.0, and iOS 6.1 (*2)
Web browsers
Safari 8, Safari 7, and Safari 6

Operating systems
Android 4.4, Android 4.3, Android 4.2, Android 4.1, Android 4.0, and Android 2.3
Web browsers

Windows RT
Web browsers
Internet Explorer 11 and Internet Explorer 10

How to reinstall printer driver?

To reinstall Canon Printer driver visit ij.start.canon page and follow similar steps of download and install driver.

Where to Search Printer Model Number?

You can search Printer model number on canon.com/ijsetup or ij.start.canon both. You should know your printer model number

Where to contact, if i am not able to setup my printer?

You can contact to Canon printer support team or third party support. We also provide support over email [email protected]