How to Setup Canon Pixma MG2520 Printer Manually?

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How to Setup Canon PIXMA MG2520 for Windows:

In this writeup we will discuss the step by step procedure for Canon PIXMA Mg2520 Setup Printer for windows. Follow the below mentioned steps-

Step 1: As soon as the printer is plugged in the computer, the window system will come into action and thus will start installing the printer setup for further use.

Step 2: Do not turn ON the printer until it’s mentioned in the setup process.


Step 3: Take the USB which comes along with the printer  and plug the right end of the cable to the USB port on your Canon MG2520 printer.

Step 4: NEXT, plug the other end of the USB cable to the free USB port on your PC.

plug the remaining end of the USB cable to the free USB port on your PC

Step 5: Then, turn on the printer

Do not turn ON the printer

Step 6: Next, go to the desktop and click on the start button. Open control panel and hit devices and printers from there. Next, click on add a printer option and select local printer option. Search and hit the port where your printer is connected to the Pc

click on the control panel in the computer system and click on the view devices and printers

Step 7: Next, the canon option will pop up on your window screen. Select it and chose your printer type. Once you are done, hit next button

Step 8: You can even get a name for the printer. Do it and then hit the button next again

Step 9: In case you would like to share the printer, hit next button

Step 10: Hit finish if you want to keep your printer as default printer.

Step 11: It’s all done. You are ready to print now! Enjoy!


Canon PIXMA MG2520 Setup for Mac:

The first and foremost thing you need to do before getting started is to switch off the printer and disconnect the cable and turn it off even in case It is connected to Mac. Then download a special driver to connect to your device. Always download the driver from Canon Pixma official site only. Do not download it from any other random sites.

Canon PIXMA MG2520 Setup for Mac

The step by step procedure for Canon PIXMA Mg2520 Setup Printer for Mac is as follow:

Step 1: Go to the top right corner of the website and then locate the ‘support and drivers’ section from there.

Step 2: Then, go to the list of product type and find ‘consumer and home office’ from. Once found, click on it.

Step 3: Furthermore, go to the list of the product family and select ‘Printers’ from there

Step 4: Next, click on the ‘drivers and software’s’ option next to the Canon Pixma Mg2520.

Step 5: You will get a drop-down menu there. Choose the Mac Os version that you are using.

Step 6: Start downloading the driver

Step 7: Once downloaded, double click on it and double click again on the file that you will see on the new window.

Step 8: Select the option of continue two times in total. Then click on install to add the printer on your Mac device

Step 9: At last, take a USB cable and then connect the printer with your Mac device. Now, you are all set to turn on the printer and ready to use it


Canon PIXMA MG2520 Setup For Wireless Connection Mode:

The procedure to set up Canon PIXMA MG 2520 Printer Wirelessly is as follow:

Canon PIXMA MG2520 Setup For Wireless Connection

  1. First of all, remove all the protective materials from the printer along with its cartridge. Then lift the lid of scanning system, open up the paper output tray and close the scanner cover.
  2. Now take the power cord and put one side of it into the wall power outlet and the other part to the printer power port.
  3. Next, turn on the printer. Use the operation panel to choose the language. Once done, click OK.
  4. Again turn off the printer, lift the scanner lid and insert cartridge holder and close the scanner lid again.
  5. Next, turn on the printer. Hit the setup button. Use the operation panel to choose the wireless LAN setup. Lastly, select OK
  6. Select the option easy set up from there and hit ok. Go for the access point, choose it and hit OK again.
  7. Enter WP key and click on ok again.
  8. Now go to the computer’s CD drive and put your printer’s setup CD there.
  9. Run the program. Select your country and hit next.
  10. Choose the easy install option and hit install again.
  11. Select the option for Canon Pixma printer installation n the network and click next again
  12. Wait for some seconds. You will get the printer detection window there. Hit next
  13. A list of detected printers will appear in front of you. Choose your printer and hit next
  14. Wait until it gets completed. Lastly, hit complete option.
  15. Once the Canon Pixma mg2520 setup will be completed, you must get to see the printer application menu on the screen.
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Canon MG2520 Changing Printer Setting to Use Wireless LAN:

Follow the below mentioned procedure to change the printer settings to use wireless LAN:

Canon MG2520 Changing Printer Settings to Use Wireless LAN

  • Turn on your computer
  • Press the Wi-Fi button and keep holding it until the lamp flashes.
  • Hit Back Button
  • Keep on pressing the Wi-Fi button over and again until the lighting of network lamp occurs
  • Lastly, hit the black color button to submit the selection.


So, these were the methods required for Canon Pixma MG 2520 setup in simple and easy steps. How did you find today’s article? Hope you enjoyed reading it. For Canon Pixma MG2520 ISO 45001 documents let us know in the comment section below.

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