CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 SETUP

Setting up a Canon printer is quite simple and easy than you think. The Canon PIXMA MegaTank G3260 printer comes with a flatbed scanner and supports mobile printing using the Canon Print app, AirPrint, Mopria, Easy PhotoPrint Editor app, & Canon Print Service. This printer also supports wireless printing and Smart Assistant. To know more about the Canon Pixma MegaTank G3260 Setup, keep reading the instructions given below.

Canon Pixma Megatank G3260 Setup
  1. Unpack the Canon Pixma G3260 Printer and take out the printer supplies from the product box.
  2. Next, remove the packing materials from the printer.
  3. Open the print head locking cover and remove the protective seal from each cartridge.
  4. Insert the print heads into the correct slots and close the print head locking cover.
  5. Close the scanning unit and connect the printer to an electrical outlet using the supplied power cord.
  6. Turn on Canon Pixma G3260 by pressing the Power button.
  7. Choose your desired language on the printer’s LCD panel and press OK.
  1. Lift/open the scanning unit and open the tank cap.
  2. Unscrew the supplied ink bottle cap and align the nozzle of the ink bottle with the inlet.
  3. Gently remove the bottle from the inlet once it is emptied.
  4. Replace the cap and repeat the same steps to fill the other ink tanks
  5. Close the scanning unit and select Yes on the printer’s LCD panel.
  6. Press the OK button and start installing Canon Pixma G3260 printer software on your computer using the supplied CD-ROM.
  7. Follow the on-screen prompts and load some plain paper into the printer’s feed slot.
  8. After completing the driver installation, verify the printer functionality.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 DRIVER DOWNLOAD

You can Download Canon PIXMA MegaTank G3260 Driver by clicking the Driver Download button available on this page. However, you can also download it from the official Canon site. When you download the printer driver from the official Canon site, make sure to choose your OS version from the pull-down menu and download the compatible printer driver.

Driver for  Printer

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 DRIVER INSTALL

  1. You can install the printer driver using the supplied CD-ROM or downloaded installer file.
  2. Make sure to remove any previously installed Canon printer drivers before installing the new one.
  3. Disable the active firewall or antivirus software and close all the running programs.
  1. Run the driver installation wizard and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the Printer Setup.
  2. If you are stuck while installing the printer driver, click Call on this page. Our technical experts will assist you in resolving the driver installation issues.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 USB SETUP

  • Make sure you have a standard USB cable handy before starting the USB printer setup.
  • If you have already connected your Canon printer to your computer via a USB cable, disconnect it before installing the printer driver.
  • Insert the CD-ROM into the computer’s CD/DVD drive and run the setup file.
  • Agree to the EULA and choose the USB connection option as your connection type.
  • Establish the connection between your printer and the computer using the USB cable and verify the printer functionality by printing a test page.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 WI-FI SETUP

    Before starting the wireless setup, identify the wireless settings such as SSID and network key from your router’s label.
  • Turn on your printer, router, and computer.
  • Connect your computer to your wireless network with the correct wireless settings.
  • Insert the supplied CD-ROM into the CD/DVD drive and run the driver installation.
  • Click Next in the driver installation window and select the Wireless LAN Connection option as your connection method.
  • Click Next and select the Access Point Connection (recommended) option.
  • Verify that your printer is turned on.
  • Tick the Setting printer could not be found on the list checkbox and click Next.
  • Choose Cableless setup and navigate to the printer’s control panel.
  • Press the Wi-Fi button until the orange alarm lamp flashes twice.
  • Once the connection between your printer and the access point has been established, click Next in the driver installation window.
  • Carry out the rest of the on-screen prompts and complete the setup.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 PRINT 

  • Before you begin to print, make sure that you have connected Canon Pixma G3260 Printer to your computer.
  • Load some legal plain paper into the feed slot and adjust it by sliding the paper width guide.
  • On your computer, open the print application and select the Print option from the File menu.
  • Choose your printer’s name from the drop-down menu and click the Properties button.
  • Select the required print settings from the pop-up window and click OK.
  • Finally, click Print in the Print dialog box to start printing your document.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 COPY

  • Copying a document is easy in the Canon Pixma MegaTank G3260 printer.
  • Turn on your copier first and load the required print media in the feed slot.
  • Navigate to the printer’s control panel and press the Copy button.
  • Confirm the paper size and press the Menu button to choose the required copy settings.
  • Press the Copy button and use the navigation keys to select the number of copies.
  • After verifying the copy settings, press the Black Copy or Color Copy button.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 SCAN

  • Scanning using the Auto Scan feature in the IJ Scan Utility:
  • Auto Scan allows you to detect the type of item placed on the scanner glass automatically.
  • Ensure that your printer is turned on.
  • Place the original on the scanner glass and start IJ Scan Utility on your computer after connecting your printer to it.
  • Click Auto in the IJ Scan Utility window to start the scan.
  • If necessary, click the Settings tab to change the required scan settings.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 SCAN TO PDF

  • If you wish to scan a document a send a copy of it as a PDF, use the IJ Scan Utility software.
  • Turn on your printer after placing the original document on the scanner glass.
  • Connect the printer to your computer.
  • On your computer, launch IJ Scan Utility and click on Settings to specify the scan settings.
  • Select the required PDF settings and click OK to save them.
  • Finally, click the Document or Photo icon to start printing your document and save it as a PDF to your computer.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 SCAN TO PC

Scanning a document or photo and sending a copy of it to the connected computer is quite simple if you follow these steps.

  • Ensure the printer is turned on and connected to your computer.
  • Place the original document on the scanner glass.
  • On your computer, launch the Canon IJ Scan Utility and choose your printer’s name from the Scanner drop-down menu.
  • Click the Custom icon and select the scan settings under the Scan Options section.
  • Choose a location to save the scanned documents on your computer.
  • Click OK after selecting the required scan settings.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 MOBILE PRINTING

Using the Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app:

  • Turn on your printer and connect it to a wireless network.
  • Load some plain paper in the paper feed slot.
  • Connect your mobile phone to the same wireless network.
  • Open the Google Play Store app and search for the Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app.
  • Tap the Install button to download and install the app.
  • Open the app and add your printer to it.
  • Choose the document or photo you wish to print and follow the on-screen prompts to perform mobile printing.
Canon Pixma Megatank G3260 Mobile Printing

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 TROUBLESHOOTING

Is your printer malfunctioning frequently? Probably there might be some issue with your printer settings. To fix these issues, you have to Troubleshoot Canon Pixma G3260 Printer and determine the reason behind the error. Some common errors can be resolved quickly and some may take time. Errors like paper jam might be false sometimes. In such cases, restart your printer. If you have any problems while troubleshooting the printer issues, click Call on this page to contact our technical support team for remote assistance.

CANON PIXMA MEGATANK G3260 PHOTO QUALITY ISSUES

  • Are you getting photo quality issues on your Canon Pixma MegaTank G3260 printer? Probably it might be due to a clogged print head nozzle or issues with the configured print settings.
  • Check whether you have properly placed the print head into the correct slots.
  • If necessary, print a nozzle check pattern to check if the print head nozzles are clogged.
  • If you find that the print head nozzles are clogged, clean print head from your Windows computer until the print quality becomes good.
  • Make sure that you are not running the printer with a low ink level.
  • If you are replacing the print head, remove the protective seal before installing it in the printer.
  • If no troubleshooting steps could resolve your printer, reset your printer settings to factory defaults.
  • If you have further queries on Canon Pixma MegaTank G3260 Setup, feel free to contact us.
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