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Canon Pixma iX6770 Install

First Time Setting Up Canon Pixma iX6770 Install

Standard Setup for Windows

  1. First and foremost, carefully unbox your Canon Pixma iX6770 printer and remove all the packaging material. Next, you should install the ink cartridges and load paper in its paper tray. 
  2. Then, place the printer at a secure place within the signal range of your router.
  3. Now, hook it up to a “Power Source”. Then, press its “Power” button to turn it on. Here, you must ensure that its white “Power Lamp” is properly lit and stable.
  4. Next, you should turn on your computer and connect it to the same internet network with which you want to connect your printer.
  5. Thereafter, insert the “Installation CD” and click “Run” when prompted by a pop-up box. However, in case if it does not autorun. Then, remove the CD and reinsert it into the computer. Thereafter, access your computer’s CD- Drive from ”My Computer”. After that, double-click the Setup File to open it.
  6. As a result, you will get the first page of the “Printer Setup” window. Here, you should click on “Next” to proceed with the Canon Pixma iX6770 Setup process.
  7. The following window will prompt you for “Connection Method Selection”. Hence, click on “Network Connection”.
  8. Thereafter, click on “Wireless Connection” on the next window of “Connection Method Selection”.
  9. The next window will prompt you to ensure that your Canon Pixma iX6770 printer is turned on. For this, you must check the white “Power Lamp”. It must be lit and stable. However, in case if the printer not turned on. Then, press its “Power” button to turn it on.
  10. Then. click “Next”.
  11. Subsequently, you will get the “Printer Setup” window. Here, you should click on “Connect To The Network” button.
  12. The subsequent window will prompt you for “Setup Procedure Selection”. Here, it gives you two alternative methods, namely, “WPS” and “Cableless Setup”. The “WPS” method works only in case if your “network access point”  or “router” supports “WPS”. On the other hand, “Cableless Setup” method works for all the standard routers. Another key point to remember is that “Cableless Setup” method takes more time that the “WPS” option. Besides, it will temporarily disable the internet connection. Additionally, it is not available for systems with Windows XP OS.
  13. The following window will guide you with the procedure for “Cableless Setup” connection. Hence, approach your Canon Pixma iX6770. Then, press and hold its “WiFi” button until the “Power Lamp” flashes 2 times. Thereafter, release the “WiFi” button.
  14. Now, click “Next” on the Installation Wizard if you perform the last step accurately. On the other hand, click on “Start Again” if you want to undertake the last step again.
  15. As a result, the blue “WiFi Lamp” will start flashing quickly, while the “Power Lamp” stays lit and stable. Once you have ensured the same, click on “Next”.
  16. Thereafter, it will process the setup and disable the internet connection temporarily. Hence, wait for the same.
  17. The next window will prompt you to “Select Your Place of Residence”. Therefore, make an appropriate choice from the available alternatives. Thereafter, click on “Next”.
  18. Now, select your “Country” on the following “Select Your Place of Residence” window. Then, click “Next”.
  19. Next, it will provide you with a list of all the software available for installation. Hence, make an appropriate choice. However, in case of any confusion, click on “Select All”. As you make your selection, it will display the required “disk space”. Hence, check the same and ensure that your “Hard Disk” has sufficient free space.
  20. Thereafter, click “Next”.
  21. As a result, the next window will provide you with the “License Agreement”. Therefore, closely review the information. Then, click on “Yes” to accept the terms.
  22. Now, click “Next” on the following Firewall Settings window.
  23. Consequently, your network will detect the Canon Pixma iX6770 printer and connect to it. However, in case if it fails to detect the printer. Then, the next window will prompt you to “Check Printer Settings”. Hence, click on “Redetect” to establish the connection. At times, it may require you to repeat this process multiple times due to your network configurations. However, if it still fails to connect. Then, print out the “Network Settings” of the printer. For this, press and hold the “Resume/Cancel” button on the printer until its “Power Lamp” flashes for 6 times. Then, check the printout. It should display the correct Network Name and IP Address. This will confirm that the printer is properly connected to the correct network. On the contrary, if this test fails. Then start the setup process again.
  24. Finally, you will get the “Setup Completion” window. Here, you will find your printer’s “Model Number” and “Network’s SSID (Name)”. Hence, ensure that both the details are correct. Then, click on “Complete”.
  25. Now, click “Next” on the “Print Head Alignment Recommended” window.
  26. Subsequently, click “Next” on the “Setup Complete” window.
  27. Next, it will prompt you for “User Registration”. Hence, if you want to register now. Then, click “Next” and follow on-screen instructions to complete the registration process. Else, click on “Cancel” to register later.
  28. The next window will prompt you to join the “Extended Survey Program”. Hence, read the details carefully. Then, click “Agree” or “Disagree” as per your choice.
  29. At last, click “Exit” to close the Canon Pixma iX6770 Setup Wizard.

Standard Setup for Mac

  1. First of all, unbox your Canon Pixma iX6770 printer and prepare it for the setup.
  2. Then, hook it up to a “Power Source” and turn it on. Ensure that its white “Power Lamp” is properly lit and stable.
  3. Now, turn on your computer and connect it to your home network.
  4. Next, you should insert the Installation CD and click “Run” when prompted by a pop-up box. 
  5. As a result, it will open the Canon Pixma iX6770 Setup Installer. Hence, click “Next” on the initial window.
  6. Now, it will prompt you to provide your “Mac Administrator User ID and Password”. Hence, enter the details correctly.
  7. Once again, click “Next” on the following window.
  8. Next, you should select “Network Connection” on the following window.
  9. Thereafter, select “Wireless Connection”. 
  10. Subsequently, ensure that your Canon Pixma iX6770 printer is turned on. Then, click “Next”.
  11. Now, click on “Open” on the following pop-up box.
  12. Now, click on “Connect To The Network”.
  13. Subsequently, click on “Cableless Setup”.
  14. After that, enable “Cableless Setup” on your printer by following the on-screen instructions.
  15. When it prompts to seek your permission for the setup, click “Allow” to permit.
  16. The next window prompts you to select “Your Region”. Hence, make an appropriate choice and clilck “Next”.
  17. Thereafter, select your “Country Of Residence” on the following window. Then, click “Next”.
  18. After that, select the software to install from the list of available applications. However, in case of any confusion, you should “Select All”. Then, click “Next”.
  19. The following window displays the “License Agreement”. Hence, read the details carefully. Then, click “Yes”.
  20. As a result, it will download and install the software.
  21. Thereafter, click on “Add Printer” on the next window.
  22. Now, select the “Canon IJ Network” version of your printer. Then, click “Add”.
  23. As such, wait for the installation process to complete.
  24. Once again, click “Next” on the following window.
  25. Next, you should click “Next” on the “Print Head Alignment Recommended” window.
  26. Subsequently, click “Next” on the “Setup Complete” window.
  27. Next, it will prompt you for “User Registration”. Hence, if you want to register now. Then, click “Next” and follow on-screen instructions to complete the registration process. Else, click on “Cancel” to register later.
  28. The next window will prompt you to join the “Extended Survey Program”. Hence, read the details carefully. Then, click “Agree” or “Disagree” as per your choice.
  29. At last, click “Exit” to close the Canon Pixma iX6770 Setup Wizard.
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