How To Perform Canon MP495 Setup?

Canon MP495 is an all-in-one wireless inkjet photo printer. The printer has a terrific resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi. With its high-performance ink cartridges, it specializes in printing beautiful photos. To Perform Canon MP495 Setup, follow the quick steps.

CANON MP495 SETUP

Unbox the printer and the accessories of the printer from the carton. The accessories of the printer are the following:

  1. The installation CD
  2. The power cord
  3. Ink tanks
  4. Modular cable
  5. Open the top panel of the printer and remove the packaging material and the protective tapes.
  6. Now, take the power cord from the cover and plug it into the power source and to the rear end of the printer.
  7. Lift the Control Panel from the bottom and then press the Power button.
  8. Now, you will see the language selection. Select the language from the list.
  1. Read and follow the on-screen instructions and make the necessary selections.
  2. Open the top cover of the printer.
  3. Take out the ink tanks/cartridges from the sealed packaging.
  4. Remove the tape surrounding the ink cartridge and place it in its respective color slot. Gently push it in until you hear the click sound. You can perform the same step for the other ink cartridges.
  5. Close the scanning cover.
  6. Load few sheets of paper in the paper support.
  7. Then proceed to install the printer driver on your computer and connect the printer to it.

CANON MP495 DRIVERS WINDOWS 10

  • Open the official support page for the printer.
  • Locate and click the Drivers & Downloads tab from the page.
  • You will see two drop-down options, one for Selecting the Operating System and the other drop-down list for selecting the language.
  • Select the Windows 10 OS from the drop-down list.
  • Click the Drivers tab and select the preferred driver.
  • Click the Select button seen on the right side of the driver and the driver file will be downloaded to the computer.

CANON MP495 MANUAL DOWNLOAD

  • Open the Canon Pixma MP495’s official support page.
  • Click the Manuals button on the page and you will come across a list of manuals available for the printer.
  • Click on the Download button located right next to the manual and the PDF page will open.
  • By navigating the mouse to the top right corner of the page and clicking the download icon, the user manual will be downloaded to the computer.
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CANON MP495 SETUP - WIRELESS

  • Make sure the Canon MP495 printer is turned on.
  • In the printer Control Panel, press and hold the Maintenance button for not more than 5 seconds.
  • You will see the LED flashing.
  • Now, press the Fit To Page button.
  • Press the WPS button on the router immediately.
  • The Wi-Fi light will now blink in blue indicating that it is finding the wireless router.
  • When the connection is complete, the LED will light up for 3 seconds, thus showing the number “1”.

CANON MP495 PRINT HEAD CLEANING

  • Make sure the Canon MP495 printer is turned on.
  • On the printer control panel, locate and select the Maintenance option. Tap the option until you see the letter H on the screen.
  • Select a color --- Black or Color, and the print head cleaning will start.
  • Once the cleaning is complete, the LED on the printer will come to standby mode.
  • You can print a nozzle pattern to check if the print head cleaning is done.
  • If you want to perform a deep cleaning, tap the Maintenance button on the Control panel until you see the message.
  • Select Black or Color from the option and the deep print head cleaning will start.

CANON MP495 FACTORY RESET

  • Resetting the Canon printer to its default settings is quite simple.
  • Make sure your printer is turned on.
  • Press and hold the Stop/Reset button on the printer control panel and you will see the LED on the Canon printer blink 19 times.
  • Once you see the LED stop blinking, release the Stop button.
  • Holding the Stop button will erase all the custom settings of the Canon printer.
  • You can now uninstall the printer from the computer and reinstall it by downloading the driver from the official Canon support page.

CANON MP495 OFFLINE

  • Open the Control Panel on your Windows computer.
  • Click the option Devices and Printers option from the Control Panel window.
  • Perform a right-click on the Canon MP495 printer icon and select the See what's printing? option.
  • Delete the queued print jobs.
  • Click the Printer option on the top and disable the option Use Printer Offline.

CANON MP495 PAPER JAM

  • The paper jam will most commonly occur in the Canon MP495 printer either in the paper input tray or the paper output tray.
  • Make sure to turn off the printer.
  • Open the scanning unit and make sure you remove all the jammed paper stuck inside.
  • Pull out the paper tray, make sure you have the right set of media installed in the paper tray.
  • Make sure the paper guides are not holding the papers too tight.
  • Close the paper tray once you remove the jammed papers.

CANON MP495 PAPER FEED PROBLEM

  • Notice if the printer is turned on and remove the jammed papers in the paper tray (if any).
  • Open the output tray of the printer and also remove the tray extension.
  • Locate and clean the paper feed roller.
  • Tap the Maintenance button on the printer control panel and wait until the letter 'b' or ‘c’ appears.
  • Select the Black or Color option from the list.
  • You will see the paper feed roller rotate when it’s being cleaned.

HOW TO RESET INK LEVEL CANON MP495 PRINTER?

Press and hold the Stop/Reset button located on the Canon printer control panel for at least 5 seconds.It will reset all the saved settings in the control panel and will also reset the ink cartridge levels on the printer.

CANON MP495 SCANNER NOT WORKING

METHOD 1:

The best way to resolve the scanner not working issue on your Canon MP495 printer is by running the Windows Troubleshooter on your computer.

  • Turn on your Windows computer.
  • Press the Windows + W keys, type troubleshoot in the field, and then press the Enter button.
  • The troubleshooting window will open.
  • On the left pane, click the View All option.
  • Select the Hardware and Devices option and click Advanced.
  • Click Run as Administrator and then follow the on-screen instructions to complete the troubleshooting process.
  • You will know where the error is caused and you can get it fixed.

CANON MP495 SCAN ERROR E31

  • To get rid of the Canon Scan Error E31,
  • You have to make sure you have all the wires connected properly.
  • Make sure the printer is connected correctly in case you have made use of the WPS connection.
  • The error can also be caused because of the scanner driver and you can download the scanner driver from the official Canon support page.

CANON MP495 ERROR 5200

  • The Error 5200 occurs mainly because of the ink level and the usage of the printer.
  • Make sure you do not have the ink cartridges empty. Replace the ink cartridges if they are empty.
  • Open the front panel of the printer and then remove the old cartridges and replace them with official Canon cartridges.

CANON MP495 ERROR CODE E05

  • The Error Code E05 indicates that the cartridge cannot be recognized.
  • The best way to resolve the error is by replacing the cartridges.
  • You might have installed the cartridges in the wrong slots.
  • Replace each cartridge until you see the error code clear from the printer control panel.

CANON MP495 ERROR CODE E03

  • The Canon Error Code E03 is a simple paper jam error.
  • Have a good look at the paper tray and the paper extender tray.
  • Make sure to remove any fragments stuck inside the tray, or you may not be able to perform a print job on the Canon printer again.

CANON MP495 ERROR CODE E02

  • The Error Code E02 is an empty paper tray error.
  • Ensure you have a stack of paper placed in the input tray before you proceed with a print job.

CANON MP495 ERROR CODE P08

The Error Code P08 on the Canon printer indicates a print head fault.

  • Now we have seen how to perform Canon MP495 Setup.
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