Canon Pixma TR4522 Setup

Canon Pixma TR4522 printer is a compact all-in-one wireless printer. Using this printer, you can perform the print, scan, fax, and copy operations over a wireless network or a USB cable connection. Read below to know the initial Canon Pixma TR4522 setup.

Components provided with the printer are listed below:

  1. 4 * 6 Photo Paper Sample Pack
  2. Setup CD
  3. Set of ink cartridges
  4. Power cord
Canon Pixma TR4522 Setup

Setting up the printer

  1. First, open the product box and take the printer and its components out of the package.
  2. Remove all the packing tapes present inside and outside of the printer.
  3. Connect your printer to an electrical outlet using the power cord.
  4. Press the Power button.
  5. Wait for your printer to initialize. During this time, unpack the ink cartridges.
  6. Once your printer is all set, set the basic printer preferences as per your desire. 
  7. Open the front cover followed by cartridge cover.
  8. Insert the cartridges one-by-one into the printer.
  9. Once the cartridges have been installed, close the covers.
  10. Place a stack of plain paper in the tray.
  11. Extend the paper output tray.
  12. Now, your printer is ready for the connection setup.
  13. Connect your printer over a wireless network or using a USB cable.
  14. Finally, try a test print.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Setup for Mac

  1. First, make sure that your printer’s basic setup has been completed.
  2. To add your printer over a wireless network, follow the instructions given below.
  3. Connect your printer and the Mac device to the same wireless network.
  4. Install your Canon printer’s MP driver on the Mac device.
  5. After installing the driver file on your Mac, open the System Preferences window.
  6. Select the Printers & Scanners option.
  7. Click the + icon. 
  8. From the list of printers, select your Canon printer.
  9. Follow the instructions displayed on the screen to complete the setup process.
  10. To add your printer over a USB cable connection, just connect the printer and your Mac using a USB cable.
  11. Your Mac will automatically detect your printer.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Driver Download

Driver for  Canon Pixma TR4522 Printer
  1. Click the Driver Download button provided on this web page.
  2. As soon as you click it, the driver file available for your current OS type will begin to download.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Manual Download

User Manual for Canon Pixma TR4522 Setup

To download a soft copy of your Canon Pixma TR4522 Setup ’s user guide, click the Manual Download button provided on this screen.

Install Canon Pixma TR4522 Driver

  1. Open the Canon Pixma TR4522 printer’s MP Driver on your computer.
  2. Agree to the terms and conditions of the installer.
  3. Select a connection type.
  4. Do as per the prompts displayed on the screen.
  5. Once the printer driver installation is complete, try a test print.
Canon Pixma TR4522 Driver Installation

How to Change Canon Pixma TR4522 Ink Cartridge?

  1. First, get a new ink cartridge from a trusted retail store.
  2. Open front cover followed by the paper output cover of your Canon Pixma TR4522 setup.
  3. Take the empty ink cartridge out of your printer.
  4. Unpack the new ink cartridge and fix it into the correct slot.
  5. Close the paper output and front covers of your printer. Now, try a test print to check the print quality.
Canon Pixma TR4522 Ink Cartridge Guide

Canon Pixma TR4522 Wifi Setup

  1. Before you begin the Wi-Fi setup, make sure that your printer and the wireless router are turned ON.
  2. Press the Settings button on your printer’s control panel.
  3. Now, on your printer’s screen, you can see the Setup menu window with the Wi-Fi setup menu.
  4. Press the OK button.
  5. Select the Manual Connect option.
  1. Wait for some time. During this time, your printer will search for the available networks within its range.
  2. Select your network when it is displayed on the screen. Press OK.
  3. Enter your wireless network’s password when prompted.
  4. Once your printer connects to the wireless network, the message Connected will be displayed on your printer’s screen.
  5. Now, connect your computer or mobile device to the same wireless network and try a test print.

How to Connect Canon Pixma TR4522 to Computer?

Connecting Canon Pixma TR4522 printer to Windows computer You can connect your Canon Pixma TR4522 setup to the Windows computer over a wireless network or using a USB cable.

For Wireless Connection:

  1. First, enable the Wi-Fi option on your printer and connect it to the stable wireless network.
  2. Connect the computer to the same wireless network that your printer is connected to.
  3. Now, open the printer driver file on your computer.
  4. Perform the prompts as displayed on the screen.
  5. When prompted, make sure to select Wi-Fi as the connection type.
  6. Once the driver installation is complete, you’re ready to perform the printer-related operations from your computer.

For USB Connection:

  1. Make sure that your USB cable is not connected to your printer.
  2. Open the printer driver file on your computer.
  3. Accept the terms displayed on the screen.
  4. When you see the Select Connection Type screen, choose the USB Connection option and connect the USB cable between the printer and your computer.
  5. Finish the driver installation by following the on-screen instructions.
  6. Finally, try a test print.

How to Scan on Canon Pixma TR4522 Setup?

Scanning using IJ Scan Utility Lite

  1. Insert the original document that you wish to scan in the ADF or place it on the scanner glass.
  2. On your computer, start the IJ Start Utility Lite application.
  3. Select your printer series.
  4. Click the Auto option.
  5. Now, your printer starts to scan the document that you have placed on the scanner glass or in the ADF.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Scan to Email

  1. Canon Pixma TR4522 printer doesn’t support the Scan to Email feature.
  2. But if you wish to email the scanned document, then first, scan the document and save it in a folder on your computer.
  3. Later, you can add the saved scanned data as an attachment to your emails.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Scan to Computer


Scanning to computer using IJ Scan Utility Lite on Mac

  1. Open the IJ Scan Utility Lite application on your Mac.
  2. Turn your Canon printer on and connect it to the network to which the Mac device is connected.
  3. On your printer’s scanner glass or in the ADF, place the document or photo that you want to scan.
  4. In the IJ Scan Utility Lite window, select your printer series from the Scanner drop-down menu.
  5. Select the Document or Photo option.
  6. Click the Settings… button followed by Custom Scan.
  7. Set the Scan Options, Save Settings, and Application Settings of your desire.
  8. Click the OK button.
  9. Press the Scan button on your Canon Pixma TR4522 setup’s control panel.
  10. Now, the document or photo file will be scanned by the printer.
  11. Once the scanning process is complete, the scanned data will be saved to your computer.

Steps: Canon Pixma TR4522 Print from Phone


  1. First, download and install the Canon Print Inkjet/SELPHY app on your Android device.
  2. After installing the app, launch it and register your Canon printer by following the on-screen instructions.
  3. Once your printer is registered, you’re ready to perform the print operation from your Android device.
  1. Tap the Select Images option on the application screen.
  2. Select the image you want to print.
  3. Tap Next.
  4. Set the print preferences as per your requirement.
  5. Finally, tap the Print option.
  6. Now, your printer starts to print the selected document. 

Canon Pixma TR4522 Airprint Setup

AirPrint is a feature available on most of the iOS and macOS devices. Using this feature, you can print, fax, and scan a document over a wireless network without installing any printer driver on your computer or software. To know how to print via AirPrint, follow the instructions given below.

  1. First, connect your printer and the macOS device to the same wireless network.
  2. On your device, open the document you want to print.
  3. Go to the Print dialog box.
  4. Select your printer from the list.
  5. Set other print preferences as per your desire.
  6. Finally, click the Print button.
  7. Now, your Canon Pixma TR4522 setup will start to print the selected document.

Canon Pixma TR4522 VS TR4520

Almost all the features and settings of both the Canon Pixma TR4522 printer and Canon Pixma TR4520 printer are the same. So, lets the specifications of both the printers.

  1. Print speed
  2. For 4 * 6 photos, the print speed is approximately 70.0 seconds
  3. For Black print, the speed is approximately 8.8 ipm
  4. For Color print, the speed is approximately 4.4 ipm
  5. Number of Nozzles: Pigment Black- 320 and Color- 960.
  6. Print Resolution: Up to 4800 * 1200 dpi.
  7. Ink Compatibility: CL-246/CL-244 Dye Based Inks and PG- 245/ PG- 243 Pigment Black Ink.
  8. Size of the paper: 4 * 6, 5 * 7, 8 * 10, Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelopes. 
  9. Printer Features: AirPrint, Auto 2-sided printing, Canon PRINT app, Easy-Photo Print Editor Software, Document Printing, Google Cloud Print, Message In Print, Greeting Cards, Photo Printing, PIXMA Cloud Link, Wireless Printing, and Template Print.
  10. Scanner Type: Flatbed & ADF.
  11. OS Compatibility: Windows 10, 8.1, Windows 7 Spl, Mac OS X v10.10.5 - macOS v10.13, iOS, Android, Windows 10 Mobile, and Fire (Amazon) OS devices.
  12. Standard Interface: Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n wireless networking, 2.4 GHz), and Hi-Speed USB.
  13. Mobile apps: Canon PRINT app, Easy-Photo Print Editor app, Message In Print app.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Fax Setup

Basic connection 

  1. Make sure that your Canon Pixma TR4522 setup is turned OFF.
  2. Connect the telephone line cable to your printer’s LINE port.
  3. Insert the other end of the same cable into the telephone line jack of the xDSL splitter.
  4. Now, connect the module cable into your printer and the other end of the same cable to the telephone’s line jack. 
  5. Now, turn on your Canon printer.
  6. Go to the Setup menu screen by pressing the Setup button.
  7. Select Fax settings > FAX user settings > Telephone Line Type.
  8. Note: If you don’t know your telephone line type, then contact your Telephone service provider for help.

Setting the Receive mode option

  1. On your printer’s control panel, press the Fax button followed by Menu/Wireless connect.
  2. Select the Receive mode settings option.
  3. Now, a list of options will be shown on the screen.
  4. Choose an appropriate receive mode.
  5. Press OK.

Registering User Information

  1. Go to the Setup menu screen.
  2. Select the Fax settings option followed by FAX user settings.
  3. Press OK.
  4. In the given fields, enter the user information correctly.
  5. Finally, press FAX.
  6. Now, you will be directed to the Fax standby screen again.
  7. Similarly, add other user information.
  8. Once you have completed the Fax setup process, try to send a test fax message.
Registering User Information

Canon Pixma TR4522 Setup Troubleshooting Guide

Some quick solutions to solve the Canon Pixma TR4522 printer issues like paper jam, paper feed problem, printer offline are discussed below. If you need remote assistance on the same or other issues, contact us.

Fix: Canon Pixma TR4522 Paper Jam

As soon as a paper gets jammed inside your printer, you will see an error code on the printer’s LCD screen. If you see the error code 1300 on your printer’s LCD screen, it indicates that a paper jam has occurred in the paper output slot. Similarly, if you see the error code 2801, then it means the document has been jammed in the ADF. To resolve the paper jam error, first, identify the jammed location and then remove it from the printer. 

For example, if the paper is jammed in the paper output slot, then remove it by following the instructions given below.

  1. Turn your printer OFF. Disconnect the power cable from it.
  2. Now, gently open your printer’s output cover.
  3. Look for the jammed paper.
  4. If you find it, then hold the jammed paper firmly and pull it out of the printer. Make sure not to tear the jammed paper while removing it.
  5. After removing all the jammed paper from your printer, close the output cover.
  6. Reconnect the power cable and turn your printer ON.
  7. If you don’t see any error code on your printer’s LCD screen, then it means the paper jam issue has been resolved.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Printer Offline

You might have encountered this error frequently. The section below will help you to fix this error.

  1. As soon as you encounter this error, check if the Canon Pixma TR4522 setup is turned ON. 
  2. If your printer is turned OFF or in the sleep mode, then turn it ON.
  3. Check if your printer and the computer or phone are connected to the same network connection.
  4. Check if you have installed the necessary printer driver on your computer.
  5. Try restarting your printer.
  6. Re-configure the print settings.
  7. Make sure to select the printer correctly while re-configuring the print settings.
  8. If required, reset the printer settings.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Paper Feed Problem Solution

If the paper input tray or you have not loaded the paper correctly, then you may encounter this issue. To fix this issue, perform the simple, quick steps given below.

  1. First, check if the tray contains enough paper.If not, load some paper and check if the paper feed problem has been resolved.
  2. When loading more sheets of paper, make sure to fan them before loading it.
  3. Make sure not to load curled paper into the tray. 
  4. Check if you have loaded the correct media type in the tray.
  5. Make sure the paper settings and type match with the loaded paper.
  6. If the paper feed issue persists, clean your printer’s paper feed roller to resolve the paper feed problem.

Canon Pixma TR4522 Factory Reset

  1. Go to the Setup menu.
  2. Select the Device settings option.
  3. Scroll down the screen and select the All data option.
  4. Now, your Canon Pixma TR4522 setup’s settings will be reset.
Canon Pixma TR4522 Factory Reset
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