Canon TR8520 Wireless Setup and Driver Manual

The Canon TR8520 is an all in one wireless printer that can copy, fax, scan, and print. Moreover, it has inkjet printing technology and also includes duplex printing. Similarly, its wireless printing options can be Canon Print app, Google Cloud Print, Apple AirPrint, PIXMA Cloud Link, and Morpia Device printing. The compatible OS of this Canon TR8520 printer can be Windows, Mac/ OS X, iOS, Android, Windows 10 mobile, Amazon Fire.

On the other hand, the connectivity interface can be USB 2.0, Ethernet, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 LE. In this blog, we are presenting you with a piece of detailed information on the Canon TR8520 wireless setup and its requirements.

Canon TR8520 Wireless Setup
Canon TR8520 Wireless Setup

How To Unpack My Canon TR8520 Wireless Printer?

Following is a short guideline to unpack the Canon printer and set it ready for wireless setup: 

  • Firstly, peel of the tape that is stuck on the package and flip its fold back.
  • Now, take the printer out from the box and check for its essential contents.
  • And then make sure to clear off any packing material inside and outside the printer.
  • After that, locate the printer on a smooth surface and start to power it up.
  • Secondly, connect one end of the power connector to the rear of the printer.
  • The other end must be fixed to the electrical outlet.
  • Moreover, long press the power button and turn on the device.
  • Similarly, now insert the ink cartridges to their respective slots.
  • Make sure to insert them one by one gently and check whether it is fixed in its position.
  • On the other hand, you must fan a stack of paper and keep it ready to load in on the input tray.
  • Draw or pull the input tray and place the stack of paper in there
  • And also ensure that you adjust the width guides.
  • Further, the printer will align the cartridges and print the alignment page.
  • The Canon TR8520 printer is all set and ready for the Canon TR8520 wireless setup.

Download The Driver From Canon Site

Perform the prompts beneath to download the driver:

  • First, on a Mac or Windows computer, reach the Canon site.
  • After that, provide the model number of your Canon printer.
  • Now, choose Mac/Windows from the operating system drop down box.
  • Secondly, press the Download button next to the driver package.
  • Choose a location to save your driver file.
  • Finally, launch it to start with the installation process.

How To Connect My Canon TR8520 Printer To A Wireless Network?

The following instructions can help you with connecting your Canon TR8520 printer to WiFi:


  • Firstly, power on the Canon TR8520 printer and start with Canon TR8520 wireless setup.
  • Next, press the Network Status button on the Canon printer.
  • After that, choose the LAN settings on the basic network connection information screen.
  • Secondly, select Wireless LAN and touch Wireless LAN Set up.
  • Now, choose Easy Wireless Connect and touch Yes.
  • Once after completing the printer preparation, you can have on-screen prompts.
  • Further, go back to the setup application screen and proceed with the Canon TR8520 wireless setup.

Download and install the setup file on your computer with the following guidelines:

  • At first, you have to download the setup file from the Canon site or perform it using Set up CD-ROM.
  • Secondly, read the details and make a note on running the setup file.
  • In case if it does not set up automatically, then click the Download button.
  • After that, choose Start Setup on the first screen.
  • Next, choose the region you are currently in and click Next.
  • Moreover, choose Yes on the License Agreement
  • Make sure to select Agree or Do Not Agree to the survey and click Next
  • Choose Yes on the Connection method screen, and the Canon TR8520 wireless setup will continue
  • If the select Wireless router appears on the screen, then choose the Wireless router to link the printer
  • Now, provide the Network Key and choose Next
  • And the network connection will complete and click Next
  • Similarly, the drivers will start to install and then select Start to print a text page or click Next to continue
  • Choose Next from the setup complete page
  • You can also pick any optional app software desired and choose Next.
  • Finally, choose Next and select Exit, and the Canon TR8520 wireless setup is complete.


Follow the guidelines below for Canon TR520 wireless setup for Mac:

  • First of all, turn on the Canon printer to start with the Canon tr8520 wireless setup.
  • After that, navigate to Home and choose Network.
  • And then choose LAN Settings and select Wireless LAN.
  • Secondly, choose Wireless LAN Set up and go to Easy Wireless connect.
  • Similarly, carry on with the setup application screen after choosing Yes on the Canon Pixma TR8520 printer preparation screen.
  • Moreover, download the setup file from the Canon website.
  • Next, you must run the file on your computer.
  • Make sure to enter the user and password and click the Install Helper button.
  • Finally, this can complete the Canon tr8520 wireless setup.

Canon Pixma TR8520 Troubleshooting

Canon Pixma TR8520 printer will not connect:

  • Firstly, check whether the Canon Pixma TR8520 printer is on and not in sleep mode.
  • After that tap the control panel to make the printer react
  • Secondly, check for the connection between the printer and the computer.
  • If the connections are wireless, restart the computer and begin the printing process.
  • Thirdly, check whether the connection is wireless and make sure to restart the computer and the printer.
  • If there is no network connection, then try to reboot the wireless router.
  • Further, try to de select the incorrectly chosen access points for network connection.

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