Complete Guidance For Canon Pixma Ts3100 Setup

The complete instructions for the Canon Pixma TS3100 setup --- from unboxing to printer installation --- are given here.

  1. Open the printer box and take out the printer and the other accessories included in it.
  2. Remove the packing materials and tapes from the inside and outside the printer.
  3. Use the power cord to connect the printer to an electrical outlet. Once done with this, switch on the printer by pressing the Power button on the printer.
  4. Next, open the front cover, take the FINE ink cartridge out of the package and remove the protective tape from it.
  5. Insert the cartridge into its slot in the printer. Similarly, install the other ink cartridge as well.
  6. Open the rear paper tray and place enough paper in it.
  7. Extend the output tray on the printer.
Canon Pixma Ts3100 Setup
  1. Download and install the compatible printer software on your PC. You can also use the installation CD that came along with the printer.
  2. For remote assistance on setting up your Canon Pixma TS3100 printer, click the Call button available on this page.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 DRIVER FOR MAC

Driver for  Printer

Download the printer driver:

  1. To download the printer driver from this page, click the Driver Download button.
  2. You can also download the printer driver from the official Canon support page.
  3. On the support page of the printer, click the Drivers & Downloads tab.
  4. Select the operating system and download the printer driver using Canon pixma ts3100 setup.
  5. If you have downloaded the driver, then follow the steps below to install it on your PC.

Install the printer driver:

  1. Locate the downloaded driver file in the Downloads folder on your computer.
  2. Double-click on the installer file and the installation wizard will open on the screen.
  3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the driver installation.
  4. When prompted, choose the appropriate connection type and complete the setup.
  5. Finally, print a test page from the computer.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 DRIVER FOR WINDOWS

Driver for Printer

Download the printer driver:

  1. Click the Driver Download button on this page to download the printer driver for your Windows computer.
  2. Otherwise, open a browser on your compute, navigate to the official Canon pixma ts3100 setup site, and enter your printer model in the search box.
  3. On the printer’s support page, click the Drivers & Downloads tab, then select your Windows version in the Operating System drop-down menu.
  4. Locate and download the required driver.

Install the printer driver:

  1. Open the downloaded printer installer file on your computer.
  2. When the setup wizard is launched, click the Start Setup button.
  3. Choose your country, then accept the license agreement.
  4. Choose the connection type and proceed with the instructions on the setup wizard.
  5. Finally, print a test page.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 MANUAL DOWNLOAD

User Manual for Brother MFC-L2690DW Setup
  1. Tap on the Manual Download button available on this page.
  2. The user manual for your Canon Pixma TS3100 printer will be downloaded to your PC.
  3. You can also download the user manual from the official support page of the printer.
CANON PIXMA TS3100 MANUAL DOWNLOAD

CANON PIXMA TS3100 WIFI SETUP

  1. Turn on the Canon pixma ts3100 setup printer and wait for some time if the printer is undergoing cleaning, print head alignment, or other processes.
  2. Make sure your wireless router is turned on and your computer is connected to it.
  3. Check if the WPS button is available on your router.
  4. Press the Stop button immediately after the ON lamp on the printer starts flashing.
  5. Press the Network button on the printer and hold it for few seconds. Then release the button when the network LED starts flashing.
  1. Locate the WPS button on the wireless router. Press that button within 2 minutes and hold it.
  2. When the wireless connection is completed, the lights will be lit.
  3. Once the printer is connected to Wi-Fi, install the printer driver on your computer.
  4. Choose Wireless as the connection type while installing the printer driver.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 SCAN SETUP

  1. Turn on the printer and your computer.
  2. Check if the printer is connected to the computer.
  3. Make sure the Canon pixma ts3100 setup scanning software (IJ Scan Utility) is installed on the computer connected to the printer.
  4. Place the document on the scanner glass.
  5. Open the Canon IJ Scan Utility on the computer.
  6. Choose the scan mode, then click Settings and make the required scan settings.
  7. Finally, click Ok to finish scanning.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 SCAN TO COMPUTER

You can scan a document placed on your printer’s scanner glass using the IJ Scan Utility or the Scan Gear application installed on your computer. Use the quick steps if you want to scan to computer.

  1. Turn on your printer and the computer connected to it.
  2. Lift the document cover on the printer and place the original document on the scanner glass.
  3. Close the document cover on the printer and open the Canon IJ Scan Utility on the computer.
  4. Select the Canon Pixma TS3100 printer in the Product Name drop-down menu.
  5. To scan the document quickly, select the Auto mode.
  6. Otherwise, choose the scan mode and click the Settings button.
  7. In the Settings window, go to the Save Settings section and choose the destination to save the scanned document in the Save in drop-down menu.
  8. Similarly, set the other scan settings like File Name, Data Format, etc.
  9. Click the OK button and the scan will begin.
CANON PIXMA TS3100 SCAN TO COMPUTER

CANON PIXMA TS3100 IJ SCAN UTILITY

To perform scanning operation on your canon pixma ts3100 setup printer with the help of IJ Scan Utility, follow the instructions below.

  1. Confirm that the Canon Pixma TS3100 printer is switched on.
  2. Place the document on your printer’s scanner glass.
  3. Open the IJ Scan Utility on your computer.
  4. For Windows 10: Go to Start -> All Apps -> Canon Utilities -> IJ Scan Utility.
  5. For Windows 8.1: Go to IJ Scan Utility on the Start screen.
  6. For Windows 7: Go to Start -> All Programs -> Canon Utilities -> IJ Scan Utility -> IJ Scan Utility.
  7. Tap on the Auto option and the scanning starts.
  8. If there is a problem while scanning using the IJ Scan Utility, click the Call button to get assistance from our technical experts.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 PRINT HEAD ALIGNMENT

  1. Turn on the Canon printer.
  2. Load enough paper on the printer.
  3. Pull out the output tray.
  4. Now, press the Setup button until the LCD shows 4.
  5. Press the Color or Black button on the printer to print the head alignment sheet.
  6. Load the printer head alignment sheet on the printer’s scanner glass.
  7. Press the Color or Black button to begin the head alignment process.
  8. When the head alignment is complete, the ON light will be lit on the printer.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 FIRMWARE UPDATE

To update the printer firmware, you can download the latest firmware from the official Canon pixma ts3100 setup site. The steps to update the printer firmware are as follows.

  1. Turn on the printer.
  2. Connect the printer to your computer using a USB cable.
  3. Connect your computer to the Internet.
  4. Open a browser and go to the official Canon site.
  5. Click the Drivers & Downloads tab and then select your OS.
  6. Click the Firmware tab and click Select > Download.
  7. Run the downloaded firmware file. This will upgrade your printer’s firmware.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 TROUBLESHOOTING

There are several issues that might occur on your Canon Pixma TS3100 printer. All these issues have few sets of steps to troubleshoot them. The most common printer issues are paper jams, connection issues, ink issues, printing issues, scanner issues, etc. Here we have provided the troubleshooting steps for few printer issues. For more assistance to troubleshoot your printer, reach out to our technical experts.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 OFFLINE

Solution 1: Restart the Printer Spooler

  1. Click on the search box and type ‘Service.’
  2. Choose the Services option from the search result.
  3. Locate the Print Spooler option and right-click on it.
  4. Choose the Restart option. Click on Start if the restart option is greyed out.
  5. Right-click on the Print Spooler again. Then select the Properties option.
  6. Adjust the Startup type to Automatic. Choose the Ok option and save the changes.
  7. Finally, restart the computer. Check if the printer offline issue is resolved.

Solution 2: Disable “Use Printer Offline”

  1. Go to the Control Panel window, then select the Hardware and Sound option.
  2. Click on the Devices and Printers option.
  3. Right-click on the canon pixma ts3100 setup printer and click See what’s printing.
  4. Click the Printer menu. Check if the Use Printer Offline option is enabled. If it is enabled, disable it.
  5. Choose the Printer option again. Select the Cancel All Documents option.
  6. Try to print and check if the problem is resolved.
  7. Move to the next solution if the issue persists.

Solution 3: Reinstall the printer software

  1. Press the Windows and R keys on your keyboard. When the RUN dialog box appears, enter ‘devmgmt.msc’ and choose Ok.
  2. Search for the Canon printer driver, right-click on it, and choose the Uninstall device option.
  3. Download the updated version printer driver from this site and install it on your PC.
  4. After the driver installation, try to print and check whether the “Printer Offline” issue is resolved.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 PAPER JAM

  1. Cancel the print job on the printer.
  2. Locate the jammed paper in the rear feeder or the output tray.
  3. Gently pull the jammed paper from the printer without tearing the paper.
  4. If there are no paper in the rear feeder or the output tray, then the paper might be jammed inside the printer.
  5. Turn off the Canon pixma ts3100 setup, then locate the jammed paper from the inside and remove it.
  6. Press the OK button and print again.

CANON PIXMA TS3100 NOT PRINTING

Initially, check the connection between the printer and the computer.

  1. Check if the printer is turned on.
  2. Remove the power cord from the printer and wait for some time.
  3. Again, connect the printer to the power supply and check if the issue is solved.
  4. Make sure there is enough paper in the printer.
  5. Also, check the ink cartridges and replace them if necessary.
  6. Check for any error on the printer display and fix the issue.
  7. If the issue persists, reinstall the printer driver on your computer and try to print again.

CANON TS3100 PRINTER NOT CONNECTING TO WIFI

If the Canon Pixma TS3100 printer is not connecting to Wi-Fi, try these solutions below.

  1. Restart the Wi-Fi router and the printer and check if the issue is fixed.
  2. Check if you are able to connect other devices to your wireless network and make sure there are no issues with the network.
  3. Uninstall the printer driver from the computer.
  4. Again, install the printer driver and add the printer over the wireless network.
  5. If the issue persists, try to reset the Canon pixma ts3100 setup printer and again connect it to the Wi-Fi router.
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