Canon Pixma MG2522 Setup Support

The Canon Pixma MG2522 setup printer is an affordable printer that suits your home and office use. Carry out the step by step and easy procedure in the following topics to set up your Canon Pixma MG2522 printer. Even our technical support team guides you in setting up your Canon Pixma MG2522 printer.

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How to Setup Canon PIXMA MG2522 Printer

  1. Once you purchase the Canon Pixma MG2522 printer from the manufacturer, check if it is sealed correctly.
  2. Unbox the printer box & check if the printer components are provided in it.
  3. Remove the packing cover from the printer.
  4. Place the printer on a flat surface.
  5. Peel off the protective tapes from the printer.
  1. Connect the power cord to the respective port of the Canon PIXMA MG2522 setup printer & power supply.
  2. Power on the printer by force pressing its power button.
  3. Unpack the ink cartridges enclosed with the printer package.
  4. Open the front door of the printer.
  5. Insert the cartridges into the respective slots.
  6. Load enough papers into the input tray with their print side facing up. Print a test page and complete the first time printer setup.

Free Canon Pixma MG2522 Driver Download

Get the recently released full-featured printer driver that suits the operating system version of your computer or laptop from the Driver Download button on this site. Click on the button and obtain the printer software on your computer or laptop.

Canon Pixma MG2522 Driver Mac

  1. Obtain the printer driver either from the installation CD enclosed with the printer package or the Driver Download button on this page.
  2. For downloading the driver from the installation CD, ensure your Mac device has a disc drive.
  3. The recently manufactured Mac computer or laptop does not contain a disc drive.
  4. So, copy & paste the content of the CD into the destination folder on your computer using a flash drive.
  5. After pasting the content, a set of files appears on the screen.
  6. Double-click on the driver file and install the Canon Pixma MG2522 printer software on your Mac computer or laptop.

Canon Pixma MG2522 Driver Windows

  1. Avail the driver of the Canon Pixma MG2522 setup printer from the installation CD or the Driver Download button on this site for free.
  2. This site has the latest version of the full-featured printer software that suits the Windows operating system version of your computer or laptop.
  3. Click on the Driver Download button & start the download process.
  4. Once you download the driver, place it in the destination folder on your computer or laptop.
  5. The format of the driver file for the Windows OS is .exe.
  6. You can install the Canon Pixma MG2522 printer software after downloading it.

Canon Pixma MG2522 Driver Install

  1. Double-click on the downloaded Canon Pixma MG2522 printer driver file on your computer or laptop.
  2. If the driver file is zipped, unzip it.
  3. Select the connection method based on the specifications of your computer and printer.
  4. Agree to the terms and conditions by enabling its checkbox.
  5. Go through the guidelines on the screen.
  6. Finally, select the Finish button and complete the installation process.

How to make Canon Pixma MG2522 Wireless

Note: Canon pixma mg2522 printer does not have wireless functionality. It has only USB connection.

  1. Power up your Canon Pixma MG2522 setup printer by force pressing its power button.
  2. On the operation panel of the Canon printer, tap the Setup option.
  3. Select Wireless LAN Setup --> OK.
  4. Choose the Easy Setup option.
  5. Pick the name of your router and provide its WEP key.
  6. Continue with the process by tapping the OK button.
  7. Install the printer software on your computer or laptop.
  8. Select the Use the Printer on Network option while installing the printer driver.
  9. Go through the guidelines on the screen and complete the wireless setup on your Canon Pixma MG2522 printer.

How to Connect Canon MG2522 Printer to Wifi

  1. Power on your printer by force pressing its power button.
  2. Tap and hold the Wi-Fi button and release it when the Wi-Fi lamp starts to blink.
  3. Press the Black button.
  4. Again press the Wi-Fi button until the network lamp flashes.
  5. Now press the Color or Black button to complete the Wi-Fi setup.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG2522 on Mac

  1. Power off your Canon Pixma MG2522 printer if it is turned on.
  2. Disconnect the USB cable from the Pixma printer if connected.
  3. Download the recent version of the Canon Pixma printer software on your Mac device.
  4. You can get the driver from this site for free.
  5. We offer the recent version of the full-featured printer software that is compatible with the operating system version of your computer or laptop.
  6. Install the printer driver after downloading it.
  7. Unpack the USB cable provided in the printer package.
  8. Link the cord to the corresponding port of the printer and power supply.
  9. Power up your Canon Pixma MG2522 setup printer.
  10. Choose the connection method as wired on your computer and connect the devices.

How to Connect a Canon MG2522 printer to a Chromebook

  1. Click the Profile icon on the lower-right side of your Chromebook screen and click the Wi-Fi logo. Now, the Wi-Fi menu opens.
  2. Ensure that your Chromebook is already connected to a network to which your Canon MG2522 printer should also be connected.
  3. Provide the network passcode when prompted and click Connect.
  4. Click your Chromebook account icon on the bottom-right edge of the screen and a pop-menu appears.
  5. Click Settings in the pop-up menu to access the Settings menu.
  6. Click Advanced -> Printer -> Add Printer -> Select your printer -> Click Add.
  7. To enable cloud printer on your Canon printer, you must have a device which is non-connected to Chromebook.
  8. So, connect your printer to a Windows or Mac computer.
  9. Open the Google Chrome browser and go to the menu on the right-top side.
  10. Click Settings -> Advanced -> Google Cloud Print -> Manage Cloud Print devices -> Choose your printer -> Add Printer.

How to Change Ink Cartridge Canon Pixma MG2522

  1. The printer should be active while changing the ink cartridge of the Canon Pixma MG2522 ink cartridge.
  2. Slowly pull the printer’s output tray and its extender.
  3. Unlock the FINE cartridge access cover and the cartridge holder makes a move to the replacement position.
  4. Push the FINE cartridge down until it does not go down further.
  5. Remove the replaceable FINE cartridge from its slot.
  6. Peel the orange protective tape stuck on the new FINE cartridge and keep it ready for installation.
  7. Install the replacement FINE cartridge into the respective slot-Color in the left and Black & White in the right.
  8. Shut off the door of the ink cartridge access area.
  9. Align the printhead position according to the FINE cartridge and do the printhead alignment to ensure successful completion of ink cartridge replacement with your Canon Pixma MG2522 setup printer.

How to Scan on Canon Pixma MG2522

  1. Before you proceed to scan with Canon Pixma MG2522 printer, ensure that you have downloaded the IJ Start Scan Utility along with the full feature driver.
  2. Position the required document or photo to be scanned on the platen.
  3. Open the IJ Scan Utility.
  4. Choose Settings and click Settings (Document Scan), and then modify the paper size, resolution, and more as needed.
  5. After applying all the required settings, click OK.
  6. By clicking on the Document option, scanning starts.

How to Scan Documents on Canon Pixma MG2522

  1. Download and install the MP Driver on your Windows computer.
  2. Click Start->Programs->Canon Utilities->MP Navigator ExMP Navigator Ex.
  3. Choose the Photos/ Documents option.
  4. Place the document on the printer’s scanner glass along adjusting the engraved guides.
  5. Choose your preferred scan settings and save the changes applied.
  6. Tap the Scan button on your printer or Scan menu on the printer screen.
  7. The printer starts its scanning process now and once finished, save the documents as PDF in the required folder.

How to Reset Canon MG2522 Printer

  1. Remove all the power and USB cable connections provided to the Canon Pixma MG2522 setup printer without turning it off.
  2. Leave the printer idle for some time and later provide the necessary connections as it was previously.
  3. After the printer completes the settling period, connect the power cables into the respective ports.
  4. Wait for the printer to restart by itself, if not, press the Power button to start its function.
  5. This is a general reset method for your printer. For the ink level reset, there is another method.
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Canon MG2522 Printer Troubleshooting

There are three common problems of Canon pixma MG2522 setup mentioned below through which you can gain the technical knowledge of doing it on your own. At any time, you need help our technicians are here to assist you with quick solutions.

Canon MG2522 paper not feeding

  1. Check whether the paper is loaded properly.
  2. If you are loading it as a stack, ensure the edges are aligned.
  3. Also, the paper stack should contain the supporting number of papers and should not exceed.
  4. Examine if the paper that you are using to print is not bent or curled.
  5. Verify if the paper size matches with the size mentioned in the print settings.
  6. Observe that there are no new tiny objects stuck in the paper tray.
  7. If you find any jammed pieces of paper left in the tray, remove it.
  8. Clean the paper feed roller properly so that no dust particles residue on it.

Canon Pixma MG2522 won't Install

The following steps should be followed if you try installing the driver using the setup CD on your computer and the process does not initiate.

  1. In Windows 8, choose the Explorer icon on the Desktop’s Taskbar.
  2. Now select Computer from the list that appears on the left.
  3. Click the CD-ROM icon twice on the window that displays.
  4. If you can see the contents inside the CD displayed, then open MSETUP4.EXE by double-clicking on it twice.
  5. If the above step fails, download and install the full feature driver from our website that provides you with MP drivers.
  6. Otherwise, if you have saved the MP drivers for future installations, then you can uninstall the current driver and install the new one.

Canon Pixma MG2522 Scanner not working

  1. If you are unable to scan using your Canon Pixma MG2522 setup printer, then check whether the required drivers are installed on your computer.
  2. Download and install the IJ Scan Utility tool to perform scanning.
  3. Sometimes, if there is a network glitch, then the scanner embedded in the printer does not work.
  4. Run the Canon IJ Printer Utility tool that diagnoses and fixes the printer issues if any to validate if the issue is due to the scanner and not the printer.
  5. Clean the scanner glass guides so that the scannable item is not obstructed by anything.
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