How to Connect Your Wireless Printer to Wi-Fi

How to Connect Your Wireless Printer to Wi-Fi

Modern printing nowadays involves wireless type of connection, but it doesn’t always go smoothly all the time. It is more convenient than the style of printing which involves all the crappy wires been connected together. Want to know how to connect your wireless printer to Wi-Fi?

Here’s How.

What You Need to Know Before Connecting Your Printer to Wi-Fi

In order to print from your Windows to your wireless printer, two important things need to be done.

  1. The printer needs to be connected to your Wi-Fi network
  2. You need to detect and connect to the printer from Windows

How to Connect your Wireless Canon Printer to Wi-Fi

How to Connect Your Wireless Printer to Wi-Fi

Your Printer is a product of Canon? Here’s how to connect it to Wi-Fi

  1. Press Settings
  2. With the help of the arrow button, select Device Settings
  3. Press OK
  4. Select LAN settings > OK > wireless LAN setup > OK
  5. Wait for network discovery
  6. Select the correct network and click OK
  7. When prompted, enter the password, then OK

Your Canon printer should now be connected to your wireless network. If prompted, print a test page. The IP address should be listed here, which you’ll need later.

How to Connect HP Printers to Wi-Fi

How to Connect Your Wireless Printer to Wi-Fi

To connect a HP Officejet, Deskjet, Laserjet and any other type of HP printer to Wi-Fi, follow the process below:

  1. Press Home
  2. Use the arrows to scroll down the menu to select Wireless
  3. Press OK
  4. Select Wireless Setup Wizard > OK
  5. Select the correct network, click OK, then enter the password
  6. Confirm the details, then OK for the printer to join the network

How to Connect your Wireless Brother Printer to Wi-Fi

  1. Press the flashing Wi-Fi button
  2. Press Menu
  3. Press – (Down) to find Network then OK
  4. Next, select the first option, WLAN and click OK again
  5. Press – to select 2.Setup Wizard then OK
  6. In the next screen use the +/- (Up/Down) buttons to search for your wireless network
  7. Select the network with OK
  8. Enter the password using +/- to cycle through characters and OK to confirm each one (this takes a while)
  9. When prompted to Apply Settings select Yes (Up)
  10. Click OK to confirm

Make a note of the IP address when it is displayed.

Connecting to a Wireless Printer in Windows

  1. In Windows 10, hit Windows key + I
  2. Go to Devices > Printers & scanners
  3. Click Add a printer or scanner
  4. Wait while the operating system searches
  5. When your device is listed, select it
  6. Follow the prompts to set up the printer and print a test page

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