What are the Steps Involved in Canon Pixma TR8520 Setup for Windows and Mac?

Canon Pixma TR8520 Setup and Installation

The Pixma TR8520 is a product of one of the reputed printers company, Canon. It has several features to its credit. The printer also has options to copy, scan and fax. The ink system of the printer is loaded with 5-color individual ink. Canon Pixma TR8520 is compatible with your smartphone and tablet and you can direct your print jobs with just a click.

There are different ways in a Canon Pixma TR8520 setup.

We can see how to manually setup a wireless connection in your Canon Pixma TR8520 printer using Mac & Windows 10 and also how to setup fax.

Canon Pixma TR8520 Setup

Canon Pixma TR8520 Setup

Canon Pixma TR8520 Setup Steps Common for Both Mac and Windows

  • First in all, you have to confirm if connectivity is up and available in your Wi-Fi Router
  • Additionally, confirm if you have connected your computer to the network
  • Then, verify if your printer is plugged and the power is on
  • Tap on the Wi-Fi icon on your printer screen and then tap on LAN settings
  • Likewise, now tap on wireless LAN and then on wireless LAN setup
  • Now tap on the option manual connect
  • Search is on for your wireless router, select your Wi-Fi and then key in your passcode when prompted
  • Connection to your wireless router will be established, now click on OK

Specific Setup Steps for Mac

Follow the below steps to complete the Canon TR8520 setup for Mac

  • Go to your Mac and open the website ij.start.canon to download your printer software
  • Enter your printer name and download your respective software
  • Once the download is done open the file and click on open to start the installation
  • Now, tap on next and provide your credentials if asked for and then click on setup
  • Hold your fire for some time and then select your country and tap next and navigate through the necessary prompts
  • Now, you will see a popup, “Check the connection method”
  • Click yes to continue your wireless setup, next click on add printer and select your printer and click on add
  • Now click next and load the paper tray and give a sample print
  • Your printer is now connected and your printer software gets downloaded

Specific Setup Steps for Windows Computer

Follow the below steps to complete the Canon TR8520 setup for Windows

  • Go to your Windows and open the website ij.start.canon to download your Canon printer driver
  • Enter your printer name and download your respective software
  • Once the download is done open the file and click on open to start the installation
  • Now, tap on next and provide your credentials if asked for and then click on setup
  • Hold your fire for some time and then select your country and tap next and navigate through the necessary prompts
  • Now, you will see a popup, “Check the connection method”
  • Click yes to continue your wireless setup, next click on add printer and select your printer and click on add
  • Now click next and load the paper and give a test print
  • Your printer is now connected and your printer software gets downloaded

Canon Pixma TR8520 Fax Setup

Following are the steps to complete Canon TR8520 fax setup

  • Make sure you have a telephone cable
  • Likewise, ensure your telephone service is active
  • You will need to download software for your fax feature installation
  • Go to your printer control panel and select your language and country
  • Go to your Computer and click on fax set up wizard
  • Navigate through the prompts and select your choices and preferences
  • At the end of the fax wizard setup, do the fax test
  • The fax test ensures that the hardware setup has been completed successfully
  • You are now ready to fax your document using Canon Pixma TR8520
  • You can directly fax from the printer or else you can fax from your computer too.

Through the above instructions, you should be able to manually setup a wireless connection in your Canon Pixma TR8520 printer using Mac & Windows 10 and also setup a fax facility in your printer. If you get any doubts or questions in this process please get in touch with our customer service support @ +1-844-373-1910 or visit Canon printer customer service. We would be happy forever to help you in your setup to the Canon Pixma TR8520 printer.

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