Canon Pixma MX492 is a small wireless printer compatible with desktops and mobile devices. You can easily connect the Canon MX492 printer to your Wi-Fi network using the Cableless Setup method. Carry out the full procedure given below to know how to connect Canon MX492 printer to wifi.  

how to connect Canon MX492 printer to wifi
  1. Make sure to complete all the initial hardware setup on the Canon Pixma printer and read out the below steps to know how to connect Canon MX492 printer to wifi
  2. Depending upon your operating system, download the required driver from the official Canon website. 
  3. Also, note down the SSID and password of your wireless network before starting the connection.
  4. Turn on the printer and close all the applications (if any).
  5. Press the Setup button on the printer's control panel.
  6. Using the navigation buttons on the printer, select the Setup menu.
  7. Under the Setup menu, select Wireless LAN setup and tap OK.
  8. Select the Other setup option. Touch OK.
  9. Select the Cableless setup option and tap OK.
  10. Choose the Wireless LAN Setup option and touch the OK button.
  11. Select your SSID from the displayed list and enter the password of the network.
  12. Now, go to your computer and run the installer file that you have downloaded from the official Epson site.
  1. You can also install the printer software from the installation disc.
  2. When the installation wizard appears, click Next.
  3. Select the Wireless LAN Connection option and click Next.
  4. Choose the Connect via wireless router (recommended) option. Click on the Next button. 
  5. Click on the Cableless button and click Start again.
  6. When the .NET Framework screen appears, click Yes.
  7. In the Software Installation List, click Next.
  8. Once the software is installed on the computer, click Complete.
  9. Continue with the rest of the setup process by following the instructions on the screen.
  10. You will be able to scan and print from your computer wirelessly after installing the software.
  11. In case you face any difficulty in connecting the Canon MX492 printer to Wi-Fi, touch the Call button on this page to contact our technical support team to know how to connect Canon MX492 printer to wifi.
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