How To Scan From Canon Printer To Chromebook

How To Scan From Canon Printer To Chromebook?

Are you looking for the right procedure to know How to scan from Canon printer to Chromebook? Then you have reached the right page and the following sections explain the procedure in detail.

You can scan any document of your choice from your Canon printer and save its copy on your Chromebook with less effort. To do it, first, you need to connect your Canon printer and the Chromebook to the same wireless network.

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If you want to know how to connect your Canon printer to a wireless network, here are the steps you are looking for.

Note: In the below section, we have taken the Canon TR series as an example. If your printer doesn’t belong to this series, then you can seek assistance from our support member by clicking the CALL button on this page.

Connecting The Canon Printer To Wi-fi Network

  • Locate the Menu/Wireless Connect button on your printer’s control panel.
  • Now, hold down the Wireless button for 3 seconds.
  • Connect your printer to the wireless network by following the on-screen instructions.
  • Once your Canon printer is connected to the wireless network, connect your Chromebook to the same network and begin the scanning process as discussed below.

Adding The Printer To The Chromebook

  • To perform How to scan from canon printer to chromebook operation follow the below steps to add the printer.
  • Connect your Chromebook to your wireless network.
  • Go to the Settings screen of your Chromebook.
  • Click on the Advanced option.
  • Select the Printers option under the Print & Scan section.
  • Now, below the Available printers to save section, you can find the list of printers connected to your wireless network.
  • Select your Canon printer from the list.
  • Click on the Save button.

Scanning A Document

  • Place the original document or photo that you want to scan on your Canon printer’s scanner glass.
  • Now, open the launcher on your Chromebook.
  • In the search field, type the Scan keyword.
  • From the list of suggestions, select the Scan app that allows you to perform the scan process.
  • On the Scan screen, select your Canon printer if it is not selected.
  • Set the scan preferences as per your desire.
  • Make sure to set the destination location correctly.
  • Finally, click on the Scan button.
  • Now, your Canon printer will start to scan the placed document.
  • Once the scanning is complete, the copy of the scanned document will be saved to the selected location on your Chromebook. View the scanned file by clicking on the Show file location link displayed on the screen after the scan process. 
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