COMMPLETE GUIDANCE FOR CANON iR3300 SETUP

Canon iR3300 is an efficient standalone digital copier that can perform all basic features such as scan, copy, print, and fax. It has the multi-image server that allows you to store the scanned document, print from the hard drive and browser directly, and save the document for printing later. Learn the Canon iR3300 setup process from the following steps.

Step-1: Unpack the printer

  1. Unbox the printer and remove all the packaging covers, tapes, and sheets.
  2. If you are installing a pedestal, remove it from the package.
  3. Press the cassette’s release button and remove the cassette. There are two cassettes which you have to remove.
  4. Now, screw the pedestal and the printer together.
  5. Replace the cassettes inside the printer and then look for the other printer accessories.

Step-2: Remove the dummy drum

  1. Open the front cover and pull down the feeder, releasing the feeding assembly lever.
  2. Move the developing assembly locking lever in the counter-clockwise direction to release developing assembly.
  3. Unscrew the fixing screw that is holding the dummy drum and keep it safe.
  4. Remove the dummy drum from the printer.

Step-3: Feed the toner 

  1. Hold the developing assembly by its handle and pull the opening tab to the front.
  2. Shake the toner packet nicely, then put the toner powder in the toner cartridge inside the assembly.
  3. Close the tab and brush off the waste toner from the assembly in the Canon iR3300 setup.
  4. Slowly, push the developing assembly inside the printer and then lock it by pushing the lever.

Step-4: Mount the drum unit

  1. Unpack the drum unit and detach the tag holder from both the ends of the primary charging roller.
  2. Remove the packing materials and see that you do not touch the drum’s photosensitive part to avoid problems.
  3. Release the developing assembly, install the drum unit inside, and slowly slide it along the rails.
  4. Fix the drum inside.
  5. Lock the developing assembly followed by the feeding assembly and close the front cover.
CANON iR3300 SETUP

Step-5: Stir the toner

  1. Plug the power cord to the power outlet and turn on the printer.
  2. When the printer is ready for operation, enter into the service mode.
  3. Choose Copier > Function > Install > Toners and then press the OK button.
  4. Once the stirring process is complete, hit the Reset button two times.
  5. Follow the instruction on-screen to do transfer charging roller resistance detection control (ATVC).

Step-5: Set the cassette

  1. Take out the cassette by pressing the release button and check the size with the selection switch.
  2. Adjust the guide plates according to the paper size you are loading and then align the paper size dial to the paper size.
  3. Put the size label into the size plate and insert the size plate to each cassette. 
  4. Load the paper in the cassette and place it back inside the Canon iR3300 setup printer.

Step-6: Connect the network cable

  1. Skip the step if you are using the USB connection.
  2. Power off the printer and connect the network between the printer & router.
  3. Turn on the Canon printer and proceed with the network settings.

CANON iR3300 DRIVER FOR WINDOWS 10

Driver for  Printer
  1. You can download the printer driver for Windows 10 from this page.
  2. Otherwise, open the browser and visit the official Canon website.
  3. Search for the printer model and click it to open its support page.
  4. Select the Downloads tab, choose Windows 10 as the operating system, and click the driver download link.
  5. After the download, save the driver installer file on the computer.
  6. Double-click the installer file to open and start the installation.
  7. Click Yes/Allow in the User Account Control dialog window to allow you to make a change.
  8. Carefully read the license agreement and click Continue.
  9. Following that, select Install and follow the Canon iR3300 setup instructions to complete the installation.

CANON iR3300 DRIVER FOR MAC

Driver for  Printer
  1. The printer driver for Mac is available on the official website.
  2. Go to the printer’s support page from a browser on your device.
  3. Select your Mac version from the drop-down menu and view the driver’s list.
  4. Click the driver, which you have to download and save it on the computer.
  5. Mount the driver installer file and run the installation.
  6. After installing the driver, click Close and proceed to register the printer.

CANON iR3300 MANUAL DOWNLOAD

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  1. Visit the official Canon site from the browser and search for the printer model using the search bar.
  2. When the support page opens, go to the Manuals section and now you can find the different printer manuals.
  3. Click the manual’s download link to download it in PDF format.
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CANON IMAGERUNNER 3300 CHANGE TONER CARTRIDGE

  1. Open the front cover and release the developing assembly.
  2. Take out the developing assembly by its handle and place it on a cloth to prevent staining.
  3. Now, pull the opening tab until it stops.
  4. Shake the toner packet well, then put the toner powder in the toner inside the assembly.
  1. The toner cartridge is locked inside the assembly.
  2. Replace the tab and wipe the assembly case to wipe off the extra toner.
  3. Install the developing assembly inside the Canon iR3300 setup printer and now lock it by pushing the lever.

CANON iR 3300 SCAN 

  1. You need to download the scanner driver on the computer to perform scanning. Network ScanGear is the scanning program that enables you to use the Canon copier as a scanner. The computer and scanner need to be connected to the same network to scan a document and save it on the computer. 

CANON iR3300 SCAN TO PC

  1. Make sure to install the Canon scanner driver on your computer.
  2. Connect the printer and the computer to the same network.
  3. Load the document you are scanning on the platen glass and close the document cover.
  4. Launch the ScanGear program and press the Scan button to enter into the scan mode.
  5. Also, press the Online button. Now, the scanner starts searching for the device.
  6. When the Scan window appears on the computer, configure the settings and click Scan.

CANON iR3300 SCAN TO FOLDER

  1. It is similar to performing Scan to PC, where the scanned document goes to the PC.
  2. After performing the scan, the document will open up on the computer.
  3. Save the document in the required destination.
  4. You can move the scanned documents if necessary.
  5. Use this procedure to configure Canon iR3300 setup.

CANON IR3300 SCAN TO PDF SOFTWARE

  1. Install the printer driver and connect the scanner and your computer.
  2. Load the document on the platen glass or ADF then go to the computer. 
  3. Open the ScanGear program on your computer and select the necessary scan options.
  4. Make the scan settings including the document type and then press the Scan button on the scanner’s control panel.
  5. Click Start on the program to start scanning.

CANON iR 3300 SCANNER DRIVER

  1. The scanner driver is available on the official Canon website from where you can download it.
  2. Search the printer model to go to the printer’s support page.
  3. Under Downloads, select the OS version and the available drivers will be listed on the page.
  4. Locate the scanner driver and click the link to start downloading.
  5. Once the download is done, install the scanner driver on the computer.

CANON IR 3300 REPLACE WASTE TONER

  1. Open the paper cassette 1 and then open the door of the toner container.
  2. Take out the waste toner container by holding its handle.
  3. Open the opening tab and remove all the waste toner from the inside by wiping or cleaning.
  4. Fill in the new toner in the cartridge and then close the tab.
  5. Next, slowly push the paper cassette into the Canon iR3300 setup printer.

HOW TO REMOVE WASTE TONER FROM CANON iR3300

Removing the waste toner is similar to replacing the waste toner. Refer to the ‘Replace waste toner’ section.

HOW TO CONNECT CANON iR3300 TO PC

You can connect the Canon printer to your PC either via the USB connection or wired network. For both the connection methods, you have to install the printer driver and perform the connection setup. 

  1. Open the Settings window and select Printers and Devices to view all the printers connected to the PC.
  2. Connect the USB cable, then click Add a printer.
  3. The Canon printer name will appear on the window. Select it and establish the connection.

CANON IMAGERUNNER 3300 CONNECT TO COMPUTER

  1. The USB connection on Mac
  2. Download the printer driver from the official website.
  3. Locate the downloaded driver installer, mount the installer file.
  4. Once the installation window appears on the screen, complete the installation and then continue to register the printer.
  5. Open the Printer and Scanners window on your Mac device.
  6. Turn off the printer, connect the printer and computer using a USB cable, and click the plus icon at the lower panel.
  7. Select the printer model name and select the Use field. Then, choose Select software.
  8. When the printer Software window appears, choose the printer’s driver and finally click Add.
  9. Once the process is complete, connect the Canon iR3300 setup printer and computer using a USB cable.

CANON IMAGERUNNER 3300 NETWORK SETUP

Wired network setup

  1. You will need two Ethernet cables for the network setup.
  2. Connect the Ethernet cable from the router to the printer.
  3. Connect the computer and router using another Ethernet cable.
  4. After installing the Epson software, open the Preferences window on the Mac device and open Printers & Scanners.
  5. Click the plus symbol at the left corner of the panel.
  6. Select the printer model and choose the printer driver.
  7. Check if all the printer settings are correct and then configure the TCP/IP settings on the control panel.
  8. Press the Additional Functions button on the printer’s control panel and tap System Settings.
  9. Select Network settings > TCP/IP and then enter the IP address, Subnet Mask, and Gateway address.
  10. Follow the guided instruction to complete the setup.

HOW TO CONNECT CANON iR3300 TO PC THROUGH LAN

  1. Connect the network cable (Ethernet) between the Canon iR3300 setup printer and the router. 
  2. Attach another network cable to the computer.
  3. Install the printer driver on the computer and complete the setup.
  4. Add the printer to your computer and finish the registration.
  5. Press the Additional Functions button on the printer’s control panel.
  6. Follow the path System Settings > Network settings > TCP/IP. 
  7. Type the IP address, Gateway Address, and Subnet Mask of the router to complete the setup.

HOW TO CONNECT CANON IR3300 TO PC VIA USB

  1. Do not immediately connect the USB cable between the computer and the printer.
  2. Open the driver installer file and install the driver.
  3. Now, connect the USB cable and then open the Printers and Devices window on the PC.
  4. Add the printer and finish the connection setup.

CANON IR 3300 TROUBLESHOOTING

When your printer faces an issue, the corresponding error message will appear on the display panel. Understand the message and find the cause of the error. Sometimes, it might be hard to solve the Canon iR3300 setup printer issue. In such a case, contact our technical team for more support.

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