HOW TO CONNECT MY CANON TS3100 PRINTER TO MY MAC?

Are you wondering ways to connect your Canon TS3100 printer to Mac? Here we've given a couple of methods to know how to connect my Canon TS3100 printer to my MAC. Read the instructions and execute them.

Do the following before proceeding to the connection methods.

  • Make sure that your printer is plugged in and turned on.
  • Ensure to turn off the firewall function or any other security software on your computer.
How To Connect My Canon TS3100 Printer To My MAC

Method 1: Adding Your Printer To Mac

  • Connect your Canon printer and computer using a USB cable. The printer will be automatically added.
  • If you have connected your Canon TS3100 printer to a network, connect your Mac to the same network.
  • On your Mac, launch System Preferences and select the Printers & scanners option from the drop-down list.
  • In the Printers & Scanner dialog window, see if your Canon printer is listed. If you have connected the printer directly using a USB cable, your printer will be listed.
  • Select your printer in the Default printer option.
  • To add the Canon printer connected to wireless, click the + icon in the Printers & Scanners dialog window.
  • In case you see a lock icon at the bottom, click it and enter your Mac admin password to unlock the icon so that you can add your printer on Mac.
  • Now, click the + icon and select your printer.
  • If you are prompted to install the driver for your Canon TS3100 printer, install it.
  • Follow the instructions on the screen and connect your Canon printer to your Mac.

Method 2: Connect Using The Printer Software

  • Connect the Canon TS3100 printer to your Mac using a USB cable.
  • Otherwise, connect the printer to a wireless network.
  • Download the canon printer driver from the official support site of the printer.
  • Run the printer driver installer.
  • Carry out the instructions you see on the page.
  • You will be prompted to choose the software you wish to install for the printer.
  • When you see the connection screen, choose the appropriate connection type and complete the setup.
  • This will connect your Canon TS3100 printer to your Mac.
  • Once the setup is done, print a test page from your Mac computer. Finally, know how to connect my Canon TS3100 printer to my MAC.

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