The Canon Pixma IP7220 printer is a wireless, inkjet printer that can economically produce photo lab quality prints at high resolution and speed. It has a built-in Auto Duplex printing feature and lets you print on CD and DVDs.
Unpack the printer. Clear all the packaging material from the inside and outside of the printer.
Connect the printer to a power supply using the power cord.
Power on the printer.
Unpack the new cartridges. Remove the orange tapes and the cap.
Raise the top cover and insert the cartridges into the respective slots.
Check if the lamps are lit. Close the top cover after closing the inner cover.
Draw the cassette out, load enough paper into it, and slide it back into the printer.
Press the Open button and pull the paper output support.
Look for the blue-black button and press it to align the printhead.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Printer Driver
Canon Pixma IP7220 Driver
A driver is essential for accessing the printer from a device. A full feature driver enables you to perform all the printer functions. You can use the Driver Download button provided on the page to get the most recent version of the driver.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Manual
A small manual booklet is delivered along with the printer for the reference purpose. The manufacturer’s site offers you different guides. You can see a Setup Guide, a Getting Started guide that solely describes the printer setup, and a complete User guide for Windows and Mac separately. You can get a complete user manual for your printer model by clicking the Manual Download button.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Printer Driver Install
Canon Pixma IP7220 Driver Download
Open the manufacturer’s website and search for the Canon Pixma iP7220 printer model.
Go to the Drivers and Downloads section, and confirm your operating system and its version.
Select a language. Click Download against the full software package.
Else, give a single click on the Driver Download button to download the driver.
Save the downloaded file to a storage location on your computer.
Double-click the setup file to begin the installation.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Driver Installation
Remove any USB or Ethernet cable from the printer.
If you have a setup CD-ROM, insert it into your computer’s disk drive and run the setup files.
Double-click the .exe or .dmg file (depending on your operating system) to begin the driver installation.
Provide the administrator details if prompted.
Follow the prompts appearing on each setup screen of the installer.
Select an appropriate connection type, and connect the printer and computer.
On the final prompt screen, click Complete.
Restart the computer if prompted.
Print a document or photo to verify the setup.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Driver Wireless Setup
Wireless setup for the printer can be carried out by using the Standard Connection method or WPS method. Simple instructions for setting up the printer on a wireless network is given below.
How To Connect Canon Pixma IP7220 To Wireless
Power on your Canon Pixma iP7220 printer.
Locate the Wi-Fi button on the control panel and press it.
When the button flashes blue, immediately go to your router and press the WPS button on it. This should happen within 2 minutes.
The blue lamp on the printer will stop flashing once the printer connects to the network.
Hold the Resume/Cancel buttons together until the Power light flashes six times.
A network configuration prints. Make sure the network SSID is displayed and the connection status of the printer is active.
If you want to use the Standard connection method for connecting the printer to your network, install the printer driver as an initial step.
On the installation screen, choose the wireless connection type.
Connect the printer to your network when prompted.
Choose Cableless setup on the Setup Procedure Selection screen. Wait until the setup is complete.
Canon Pixma IP7220 AirPrint Setup
Connect your printer and Apple device to the same network.
Load enough sheets into the printer’s input tray.
Select the item for printing and touch the Share icon.
Touch the Print icon, and select the printer’s name from the Printer Options menu.
Set the number of copies you need.
Modify other print settings if required, and tap Print.
The printer receives and prints the item.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Ink Cartridge
Canon Pixma IP7220 Ink Cartridge Replacement
Open the top cover of your Canon printer.
Wait for the printhead to halt.
Press the cartridge down to release it from the slot and remove it.
Unwrap the new ink tank. Peel off the orange tapes on them and remove the orange cap.
With the front end towards the printer, fix the tank in a slant position.
Slightly press the tank down until it snaps into place.
Close the top cover.
When you print, the printer will automatically perform printhead cleaning.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Check Ink Level
Remove the ink tank from the slot.
Place the ink tank on a clean paper towel.
Peel off the label and find the refill holes on the ink tank.
Drill the holes using a thumb drill.
Get a syringe and attach a needle to it.
Fill the ink into the syringe. For black ink, fill up to 15 ml of ink into the syringe.
If you are refilling the color ink tank, you can fill up to 5 ml ink into your ink tank.
Reinsert the ink tank, and close the top cover.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Print Functions
Canon Pixma IP7220 Connect To A Computer
Power on the printer and wait until it is silent.
Download the most recent version of the printer driver from the manufacturer’s site.
Install the driver by following the setup prompts of the installer.
Make sure to select the USB connection type when prompted.
Plug one end of the cable into the printer and the other end into your computer.
The computer detects the printer and connects to it.
Once the installation completes, print a test page to verify the setup.
If you want to connect the printer wirelessly to your computer, first connect the printer to your network.
Connect your computer to the same network.
Configure the printer for the wireless setup, and proceed to print.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Check Ink Level
Click the Devices and Printers option from the Start menu on your computer.
Find the printer icon and right-click it.
Select the Printing Preferences option to open the Printer Driver Setup window.
Click the Maintenance tab and select the View Printer Status option.
Click the Ink Details option to view the status of the installed ink tanks.
If you have a Mac OS, open the Canon IJ Printer Utility window.
Select the Ink Level Information option.
Click the Ink Details option and view all the ink-related information.
Canon Pixma IP7220 How To Print
Power up your Canon Pixma iP7220 printer, and make sure it is connected to your printer.
Pull out the input tray and load enough paper into it.
Check if the ink tanks are properly installed.
Open the document for printing using a suitable application.
Click the File menu and select Print.
Choose the printer’s name and select the Preferences option.
Click the Page Setup tab and select an appropriate page size.
Change the other print settings as you require, and click the OK tab.
Finally, click the Print tab. Wait while the printer prints the document.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Reset
To perform a power reset, plug out the power cord from the printer while the printer is turned on.
Remove the cord from the wall outlet as well.
Reconnect the cord into the wall outlet and then to the printer.
Power up your Canon printer.
You can also reset the printer using the setup menu on your printer.
Go to the Device Settings option and select OK.
Choose the Resetting option and then press OK to confirm.
Canon Pixma IP7220 Troubleshooting
Common issues that a printer encounters during printing can be resolved without the need for the intervention of a technician. Some of the printer issues and the instructions for fixing them are provided below.
You can see the Alarm light flashing orange when an error occurs on the printer.
The type of error can be determined with the number of flashes.
Your computer and printer should be connected.
Check for any jammed paper and remove them.
The codes 1700 and 1710 represent ink tank error. Press the Resume/Cancel button and proceed to print.
The error code 2500 indicates that the printhead alignment has failed. Press the Resume/Cancel button on the printer and print a nozzle check pattern. Perform a deep printhead cleaning and then align it.
If the code 1684 appears, it means that the ink tank could not be recognized. In such a case, remove and re-insert the ink tanks. Replace the cartridges if a message displays prompting you to do so.
If you see the code 5100, cancel the printing operation and power off the printer. Remove any obstructions hindering the printhead movement.
If your Canon printer is turned on, turn it off and then power it up again.
Ensure that the printer is connected through the wireless LAN to the same network as your iOS device.
Update the printer firmware to the version supported by the printer.
Make sure there are no error messages displayed on the printer.
Check if you can print your document directly from the printer driver. If you are unable to print, the issue is with the printer.
AirPrint cannot be used if Bonjour is disabled. So make sure it is enabled.
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