Canon Pixma MG5722 Setup Guidance

There are some initial steps to be done to start using your printer effectively. Canon Pixma MG5722 Setup involves setting up the device for the first time and bringing it to the ready state. Follow the below-mentioned procedure to set up your Canon printer.

Canon Pixma MG5722 Setup

How to Set Up Canon Pixma MG5722 Printer?

Unbox Pixma MG5722 Printer
  • Open the carton in which the printer and its accessories are packed.
  • Take out the Canon Pixma MG5722 setup, ink tanks, installation CD, setup guide, and power cord from the carton.
  • Clear away the protective materials from the surface of the printer.
  • Remove the orange tape from the back of the printer.
  • Insert one end of the printer’s power cord into the electrical socket.
  • Connect the other end of the power cord to the back of the printer.
  • Install the ink tanks into the appropriate slots.
  • Load some A4 papers into the input tray.
  • Wait as the printer alignment completes and the printer prints the report.
  • Connect your printer via a wireless LAN connection to a router.

Canon Pixma MG5722 Driver & Manual Download

Canon Pixma MG5722 Driver Download

A driver is a software program that helps the computer to transform the file format in a way that the printer can read the file and print it. Installing the MP driver is essential. If you are using an outdated driver software, then upgrade the driver software to the latest version. Select the Download button below to start downloading the driver file.

Canon Pixma MG5722 Manual Download

User Manual is a technical document that helps you to learn the various working procedure of the printer. You can download the user manual directly from our site by pressing the link given below.

Canon Pixma MG5722 Wireless Setup

Con MG5722 Wireless Connection

Install Canon Pixma MG5722 Driver

How to Load Paper On Canon Pixma MG5722?

Load Paper Tray in MG5722

How to Use Cloud Link From Canon Pixma MG5722 Printer?

Proceed with the steps below to your printer information to the Cloud service server

How to Use Cloud Link from Smartphone, Tablet, Or Computer?

Canon Pixma MG5722 Print Setup Guide

How to Print from a Computer?

How to Print from Android using Canon MG5722?

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AirPrint is a smart feature that enables you to print documents, web pages, and photos from iOS devices like iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, and Mac. This feature does not prompt you to install drivers or any special apps and software.

Check Ink Levels On Canon IJ Status Monitor?

  • Make sure the printer is powered on.
  • Press the Home screen button to display the home screen.
  • Tap the Setup icon on the home screen.
  • Tap the Estimated ink levels option.
  • Now the printer panel displays the ink levels of the ink tanks.
  • If you find any tank is running out of ink, replace the empty cartridge with new ink.
  • Tap OK to go back to the main home screen.

How to Copy On Canon Pixma MG5722 Printer?

  • Connect your Canon machine to a power outlet using a power cord.
  • Turn on the printer and a network router.
  • Link your Canon printer and computer to the same router’s network.
  • Load enough papers to print the copied document.
  • Press the Home button on the front panel of your printer.
  • Tap the Copy icon on the Home screen.
  • Situate the original document you need to copy on the Scanner glass.
  • Specify the number of copies using the Up and Down arrow key.
  • Tap the Print Settings option to edit the print settings.
  • Tap the Black button for black & white copy and the Color button for color copying.

How to Scan with IJ Scan Utility?

IJ Scan utility or Scanner software helps you to scan the files, photos, etc. Follow the simple steps below to scan using the IJ Scan Utility.

  • Plug the printer power cord to the power outlet and turn on the Canon machine.
  • Turn on a network router.
  • Link your Canon Pixma MG5722 setup and router to a similar network.
  • Place the item that you need to scan on the scanner platen.
  • Go back to your computer and search for the IJ Scan Utility tool.
  • Start IJ Scan Utility.
  • Click the Auto tab to start scanning the item placed on the platen.
  • Click Document to scan a document and to scan photos, click the Photo tab.
  • To edit and customize scan settings, click the Custom tab.
  • To scan a large-sized document, scan one side of the document first and then scan the next side using the Stitch option.
  • When the scan completes, the scanned file saves as an image on the network-connected computer.
  • Edit the file name or folder if it prompts to do so.

How to Replace InkTanks in Canon MG5722?

  • Purchase good compatible ink tanks from a reliable store.
  • Make sure that your Canon printer is turned on.
  • Open the front lid of the printer.
  • Open and raise the printer’s operation panel upwards.
  • Extend the output tray outside the printer slowly.
  • Hold on until the carriage rests at a position and the printhead holder moves to the replacement position.
  • Press the tab and lift the empty ink tank on which the lamp flashes fast from the respective slots.
  • Take the new ink from its package and detach the orange tape completely.
  • Also, wipe out the protective film completely.
  • Hold the ink tank on the plastic sides with the orange protective cap pointing up.
  • Lift the protective orange cap gently and remove it off.
  • Be sure not to block the Y shaped ventilation hole on the top of the ink tank.
  • Push the front end of the ink cartridge into the appropriate slot in a slant position.
  • Ensure the ink tank label matches the color code written on the slot.
  • Press the ink tank on its top until the ink tank fixes into the place.
  • Ensure that the lamp on the ink tank lights up.
  • Close the print operation panel slowly. Press OK when any screen appears on the screen.

Canon Pixma MG5722 Setup Troubleshooting Guide

If the paper gets jammed inside the printer area, the printer might show some error codes on the control panel. If you are not aware of the paper jam removal process, then check the below guiding steps to remove the paper jam from the output slot and the transport unit.

  • Turn off the Canon Pixma MG5722 setup and unplug the printer power cord from the power outlet.
  • Slowly raise and open the printer operation panel as far as it opens.
  • Be sure not to touch the white belt on the printhead.
  • Check for any paper jams below the printhead holder.
  • If any paper jams are found under the carriage, adjust the carriage and remove the jammed paper slowly.
  • When you are removing the jammed paper, hold it firmly and pull it out.
  • Do not pull out the paper fast because it may cause the paper to tear.
  • Slowly remove the paper at an angle of 45 degrees approximately.
  • Remove the paper jams from the paper rollers.
  • When you find that all the paper jams are cleared, gently close the printer operator panel.
  • Make sure your Canon Scanner is active and connected to power outlet firmly.
  • If any error message appears on the screen, then power cycle the Canon machine.
  • Check and confirm that MP drivers are installed.
  • Make sure the MP drivers are updated.
  • If you have connected your computer and Canon Pixma MG5722 setup via a USB cable, reconnect the USB cable to a different port.
  • Place the document on the scanner glass correctly and close the scanner lid properly.
  • If the scan quality is poor, check the scanning resolution.
  • Select TIFF or PNG in the Data Format.
  • Change the display size to 100% if the display size is very small.
  • If the stripe pattern appears, inspect the monitor’s color depth.
  • Clean the scanner platen on which you will place the file to be scanned.
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