Best ways to setup ij Start Canon tr4520

Before you begin the setup process, unpack the ij start canon tr4520 printer. 

Check if the package contains all the components needed for the ij setup. If you wish to connect your canon tr4520 printer to the computer with a USB cable, get one from the retail store. As Canon will not provide the USB cable with the printer package, get a compatible one and perform the connections. Install the Canon Pixma tr4520 printer driver on your computer and run a test print.

How to unbox your Canon Pixma tr4520 printer?

  • Unbox the Pixma tr4520 printer safely and place it on a flat surface to begin the setup process.
  • Remove all the packing materials and the protective tapes carefully.
  • Ensure that the package contains all the canon tr4520 printer accessories such as USB cable, Power cable, Ink cartridges, and ij canon’s setup manual.
  • Connect the power cable to the printer and the power socket to turn on the tr4520 printer.
  •  Switch on the printer, and then choose the desired location and language for the printer.
  • Open the front panel and pull down the ink cartridge access door to find the cartridge slots.
  • Insert the color and black ink cartridges into the Pixma tr4520 printer; slowly slide them until you hear a click sound.
  • Close the access door and begin performing the initial setup.


Canon Pixma tr4520 driver installation process

Drivers are the software that allows your computer to connect and communicate with the printers. It enables the user to control and customize the printer.

  • Click on the “Download” icon to download the appropriate drivers for your operating system.
  • Find and open the downloaded driver from the downloads folder.
  • Ensure that you have downloaded the correct format of driver software for your Canon Pixma tr4520 printer.
  • Drivers for windows will be in “.exe” format, and for mac will be in the “.dmg” format.
  • Refer to the instructions in the installation window.
  • Choose the additional function programs to avail of all the functions of the canon printer.
  • To proceed with the connection process, select the mode of connection in the setup windows.
  • Connect the tr4520 printer to a wireless network before opting out for a wireless connection.
  • Agree to license agreement and terms to complete the driver setup.
  • Perform test prints to ensure that the canon tr4520 printer is up and ready to use.
  • For any queries, reach out to our support team for instant help.

Canon Pixma tr4520 wireless setup

Wireless connections are user friendly than wired connections, which makes the canon tr4520 printer setup process Easier. Refer to the steps given below for the Canon Pixma TR4520 printer setup process:

  • Connect the ij start canon printer to the power source and push the power button to turn on the printer.
  • Press and hold the blue “WPS” button at the back of the Pixma tr4520 printer for 3 seconds until the orange light flashes.
  • A blue light blinks as the printer searches for the access point.
  • Once the canon printer is on, it displays a screen.
  • On the printer home screen, press the Menu button and select the Wi-Fi setup option, 
  • Select the “Wi-Fi set up” option and choose the Manual setup method.
  • Select the preferred Wi-Fi network from the list of networks shown.
  • Enter the Wi-Fi password using the arrow keys on the printer and press ok.
  • The tr4520 printer will connect to the Wi-Fi within 3 seconds.
  • Press “Ok” as the screen displays Connected.

How to download scanner software for Canon tr4520 printer ?

The MP driver package includes the Canon ij scan utility. The software gets installed during MP driver installation. If the utility fails to install the perfect software for the canon tr4520 printer can be downloaded from the manufacturer’s site. Follow the steps below to install the utility software.

Scan utility for Windows

  • Open the manufactures site http:// tr4520 and enter the printer model.
  • In windows, tr4520 software gets saved in the “.exe” format. 
  • Click the software option and download the ij start canon utility software.
  • The software gets saved to your PC.
  • To start the installation, double-click on the file.

Scan utility for Mac

  • Login to the manufactures website http // configuration tr4520 and click the support option.
  • Download the Pixma tr4520 software by selecting the software option.
  • The tr4520 software will be in the form of a “.pkg” file.
  • Double click on the file to install it.
  • Open the scan utility folder and start to run the ij scan software.
  • Now select the document to be scanned and adjust the settings per the requirement.
  • The scanned copy of the document, will be saved in the preferred location on your mac.

How to scan from Canon tr4520 printer?

  • Power on the Canon TR4520 printer by connecting it to the direct power socket. 
  • Go to the control panel in a folder in the system and select the “Device and printer” option. 
  • Select your canon tr4520 printer and do Right-click.
  • Choose the “Scan” option from the lists displayed. 
  • The document placed on the scanner bed gets scanned. 
  • Save the scanned documents to your computer. 

How to connect tr4520 to Windows computer using cable?

To connect Canon Pixma tr4520 to the computer via wired connection, refer to the following steps:

  • Connect the USB cable to the correct port on the tr4520 printer.
  • Download and install the perfect driver software on your computer.
  • Open the “Control panel devices and printer” folder on your computer. 
  • On clicking the “View printers and devices” option add the printer name to the computer by selecting the “Add printer” option.
  • Select the menu and try printing the test page using the Canon Pixma tr4520 printer.

How to connect tr4520 to Windows computer wireless?

  • Follow the below instructions to connect the tr4520 printer wirelessly to a windows computer.
  • Refer to the wireless setup instructions given on this page to connect your printer to a wireless network.
  • Ensure that the wireless light is solid, and then download the driver software on the computer.
  • Follow the instructions on the setup screen and agree to the license agreement.
  • Select the preferred mode of connection as “Wireless” and click Continue.
  • Now, the software will detect the printer as the wireless setup has already.
  • Click on “Continue” and select other utility software for printer management.
  • Click on Finish, and the canon tr4520 printer will be connected wireless successfully.

connect ij start Canon tr4520 to Mac computer

  • There are three steps to be followed while connecting the ij start tr4520 printer to Mac.
  • Ensure that the wireless router is turned on and set up Properly.
  • Connect the canon tr4520 printer to the wireless network.
  • Download the installation software. 
  • To download the installation software, enter the search URL in the address bar.
  • Download the respective canon driver that suits your ij start canon tr4520 printer. 
  • Double click on the downloaded file to get started.
  • The driver gets installed on your operating system within few minutes.
  • Click the “Add printer” option and follow the on-screen instructions to add your ij Pixma canon tr4520 printer.
  • Click “Start” at the Test Print screen to perform a test print.
  • After the installation of ij Start canon tr4520 software, you can scan or print from your mac..