Canon Pixma G4200 Setup Printer

The Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer executes four functions like printing, scanning, copying and faxing. This printer is suitable for both home and office use. After purchasing the printer from the manufacturer, you have to set it up. Follow the quick and easy guidelines in the upcoming topics to configure your printer. You can also avail more guidance to set the Canon Pixma G4200 printer by contacting our technical support team.

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How To Setup Canon Pixma G4200 Printer

  1. Ensure that the Canon Pixma G4200 printer is sealed correctly.
  2. Unpack the box and check if the printer components are given in it.
  3. Take the Canon Pixma G4200 printer and keep it on dust free & flat surface.
  4. Remove the plastic cover from the Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer.
  5. Peel off the orange colored protective tapes.
  6. Open the access cover at the top and remove the orange-colored protective component.
  7. Raise the access door of the print head. Unpack the print heads and insert into their slot.
  8. Unpack an ink bottle provided in the printer box.
  9. Open the access door of the ink tank.
  1. Pour the ink in the ink bottle into the tank.
  2. Fill the other tanks in the same way as explained in the previous steps.
  3. Make sure that the tanks are filled with the respective ink colors.
  4. Close the access door at the top of the printer.
  5. Unpack the power cable enclosed with the printer package.
  6. Connect the power cable to the printer and power supply.
  7. Turn on the printer.
  8. Configure your preferences on the control panel and complete the printer setup.

Canon Pixma G4200 Driver Free Download

Avail the driver of the Canon Pixma G4200 printer by using the Driver Download button provided on this page. We offer the recently launched full feature printer driver that is compatible with the operating system version of a computer or laptop. You can get the driver from this site for free. Locate the button and click on it to get the driver downloaded on your computer.

Canon Pixma G4200 Driver Install

  1. Initialize the installation process after downloading the Canon Pixma G54200 printer software.
  2. The installation procedure varies based on the OS version of your computer or laptop.
  3. The following steps provide the guidelines to install the Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer software on a Mac system.
  1. Locate the Canon Pixma G4200 printer driver on your computer or laptop.
  2. Double-click the file to initialize the installation.
  3. Enable the checkbox next to Terms & Conditions.
  4. Follow the guidelines on the display.
  5. Configure the connection method when the system prompts.
  6. Carry out the guidelines and complete the installation process.

Canon Pixma G4200 USB Setup

The USB connection is one of the best methods in connecting your Canon Pixma g4200 printer and computer. Follow the upcoming procedure to configure the USB connection between the devices. You can also call our techies for more guidance to set up the USB connection.

How To Connect Canon Pixma G4200 To USB

  1. Ensure that the currently released printer software is downloaded on your computer.
  2. Install the downloaded driver file.
  3. Unpack the USB cord provided in the printer box.
  4. Choose the connection method as wired during the installation process.
  5. Link the cable to the corresponding ports of the printer and computer when the system prompts.
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Canon Pixma G4200 Wifi Setup

  1. Ensure that the Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer is powered on if it is turned off previously.
  2. Tap the Setup button on the control panel of the printer.
  3. Choose Device Settings and tap OK.
  4. Select LAN Settings --> Wireless Direct --> Switch WL Direct --> ON.
  5. Go through the instructions by tapping the OK button.
  6. Press Done --> OK.
  7. Note down the password that displays on the screen.
  8. Enable the Wi-Fi feature on your computer.
  9. Select the printer name that starts with the word Direct.
  10. Provide the noted passkey when the system prompts and complete the Wireless Direct setup.

Canon G4200 Airprint Setup

  1. Click the Apple icon present at the top left corner of the computer’s display.
  2. Go to System Preferences and click Printers & Scanners.
  3. Click the Plus (+) sign to view the printer list.
  4. Select your printer name.
  5. Click Secure AirPrint or AirPrint from Use.
  6. Click the Add button.
  7. Thus the AirPrint setup is implemented successfully.
  8. Now you can start printing your document using the AirPrint feature.

Canon G4200 Cloud Print Setup

  1. Open the Google Chrome browser on your computer or laptop.
  2. Click on the Menu icon and select Sign in to Chrome.
  3. Log into your account in Google.
  4. Go to the Menu and click Settings.
  5. Choose Show Advanced Settings.
  6. Go to Google Cloud Print and click Manage.
  7. Click the Add Printers button present near the name of your printer.
  8. Click OK when a confirmation message displays on the screen.
  9. Tap Yes on the control panel of the Canon Pixma G4200 printer and complete the Cloud Print setup.

Canon Pixma G4200 Ink Refill

  1. Ensure that the Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer is turned on.
  2. Open the scanning unit of the printer.
  3. Open the cover of the ink tank which you need to refill.
  4. Note: Raise the cover at the left to refill the black ink tank, and the right to fill the color ink tank.
  5. Take a new ink bottle and unpack it.
  6. Hold the bottle upside down and remove its cap.
  7. Arrange the nozzle of the bottle by using the bottom guide.
  8. Insert the nozzle into the inlet.
  9. Make the ink bottle to stand upright and squeeze it.
  10. Recap the ink tank.
  11. Close the scanning unit.
  12. Thus the ink tanks of the Canon Pixma G4200 printer is refilled successfully.

Canon Pixma G4200 Duplex Printing

  1. Ensure that your Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer and computer are connected either by using a wired or wireless method.
  2. Open the document you intend to print by using a related app on the computer.
  3. Click the File menu.
  4. Tap Print to open the printer software window.
  5. Select your printer name and tap Preferences or Properties.
  6. Click the Page Setup menu and tick the checkbox near Duplex Printing (Manual).
  7. Configure the Page Layout as Normal Size, Fit-to-Page, Scaled or Page Layout.
  8. Set the other configurations and tap OK.
  9. Now the Canon Pixma G4200 printer starts printing the first side of the document.
  10. Reload the paper into the input tray.
  11. Click Start Printing to print the other side.
  12. Note: Go through the procedure that displays on the screen for reloading the paper.

    Canon G4200 Firmware Update

    1. Power up the Canon Pixma G4200 printer if it is turned off previously.
    2. Ensure that the Pixma printer is connected to the network of a router or access point.
    3. Tap Menu on the control panel of the Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer.
    4. Go to Setup and press OK.
    5. Click Device Settings --> Firmware Update --> Install Update.
    6. Go through the settings by tapping the OK button.
    7. Press Yes and tap OK to confirm the update.
    8. Again press OK to initialize the firmware update.
    9. Tap OK when the Update Succeeded window opens.

    How To Scan With Canon G4200

    1. Place the original document or picture you intend to scan on the scanner glass of the printer.
    2. Check if your Canon Pixma G4200 printer & computer are linked to the same network of a router.
    3. Click the Start or Windows icon on the display of the computer.
    4. Tap All Apps --> Canon Utilities --> IJ Scan Utility.
    5. Click Settings and configure the settings like resolution, paper size and more.
    6. Once you set the configuration, click OK.
    7. The Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer starts scanning your document.

    Canon G4200 Scan To Email

    1. Keep the original document or image you want to scan on the scanner glass of the printer.
    2. Click the Start or Windows icon on your computer.
    3. Choose All Apps -> Canon Utilities -> IJ Scan Utility.
    4. Click the Settings button in the Canon IJ Scan Utility window.
    5. Choose a scan type at the left panel.
    6. Click the radio button near Attach to E-mail under Application Settings.
    7. Select an e-mail client in the drop-down menu near Attach to E-mail. Click OK.
    8. Set the other settings and start scanning your document or image.
    9. Once the printer completes the scanning process, the scanned document gets attached to a new message.
    10. Provide the subject and message for the mail.
    11. Click the Send button to mail the scanned document.

    Canon G4200 Fax Setup

    1. Set your phone line settings.
    2. Choose a receiving fax mode.
    3. Link the phone line using the cable enclosed with the Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer package.
    4. Configure the Sender information, Date, and Time.
    5. Change the Advanced Settings of Receive Mode and complete the fax setup.
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    Canon Pixma G4200 Troubleshooting

    Use the troubleshooting methods provided in the upcoming topics to fix any problems with the Canon Pixma G4200 printer. You can also avail more solutions from our technical support team by calling them.

    Canon Pixma G4200 Not Printing Black

    1. Check the ink level of the black ink tank.
    2. Power up the Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer if it is turned off previously.
    3. Check if the input tray of the printer is loaded with compatible paper.
    4. Ensure that the paper output tray and its extender are opened.
    5. Click the Setup button on the control panel of the printer.
    6. Find and tap the Maintenance menu. Tap OK.
    7. Choose Deep Cleaning and press OK.
    8. Verify the process and tap Yes.
    9. Press the OK button.
    10. Wait until the printer fixes the issue.
    11. Once the issue is solved, a confirmation message displays on the screen.
    12. Press the OK button and fix the issue.
    13. For more solutions to solve the printer not printing in black issue, call our technical experts.

    Canon G4200 Error 5200

    1. Check the ink level of the ink tank in the Canon G4200 printer.
    2. Power off the printer if it is turned on.
    3. Disconnect the power cable from the printer and electrical outlet.
    4. Wait for a few minutes.
    5. Connect the cable back to the printer and power supply directly.
    6. Do not link the cable to a surge protector as it may cause power fluctuations.
    7. If the issue continues, execute a cleaning process by following the upcoming guidelines.
    8. Ensure that the Canon Pixma g4200 printer is powered on.
    9. Tap the Setup menu on the control panel of the printer.
    10. Click Maintenance --> System Cleaning. Press OK.
    11. Verify the message that appears on the screen.
    12. Tap Yes and press the OK button.
    13. Now the Canon Pixma G4200 Setup printer starts the cleaning process.
    14. Execute a printer function and check if the error is fixed.
    15. For more solution to fix the 5200 error, get in touch with our techies.
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