How To Perform Canon Maxify Mb2720 Setup?

Canon Maxify Mb2720 Setup

Canon MAXIFY MB2720 is a multifunctional wireless printer. This printer is compact and designed for small office purposes. When compared to other printers, its noise level is very low at 56.0dB. On this page, we guide you to perform Canon Maxify MB2720 Setup by yourself.

Box Content:

  • Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Printer.
  • Setup CD-ROM.
  • Full Set of Ink Tanks.
  • Power Cord.
  • Telephone Line Cable.

Unboxing the Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Printer:

  • Open the box and take the ink tank cardboard box and other documents out of the printer.
  • Grab the package and take the Canon printer out of the box.
  • Remove all protective tapes around the printer.
  • Now, open the front cover and remove the orange package materials from inside the printer.
  • Pull the cassette and then remove the orange protective tape from the cassette.
  • Insert the cassette into the printer.
  • Plug one end of the given power cord to the printer and the other end to the electrical outlet.
  • Press the ON button to turn ON the printer.

Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Cartridge Install:

  • Make sure the Canon MAXIFY MB2720 printer is turned ON and follow the on-screen instructions.
  • Next, open the front cover of the printer and wait until the print head stops.
  • Remove the Black ink tank from the package.
  • Now, insert the ink tank into the print head holder and press until it snaps.
  • Repeat the same process to install other ink tanks into the print head holder.
  • Follow the pattern while installing the ink tanks from left to right (Yellow, Black, Cyan, and Magenta).
  • Make sure the ink tanks are installed into the print head holder properly.
  • Close the front cover.

Load Paper Into The Cassette:

  • First, pull the cassette completely out of the printer.
  • Slide the paper guides to the end of the cassette.
  • Load the paper stack into the cassette with the glossy side facing down.
  • Adjust the paper guides to hold the edges of the paper.
  • Now insert the cassette completely into the Canon MAXIFY MB2720 printer.

Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Printer Driver:

  • On your Windows computer, open the web browser.
  • Go to the official Canon support website.
  • On the Home page, click Support > Printers > Small Office > Home Office Printers.
  • On the Home Office Printers page, locate and select your Canon MAXIFY MB2720 printer.
  • Now, click Drivers & Downloads.
  • The website automatically detects your Operating System. If you want to change the OS, click the Operating System drop-down box and select Windows 10 (x64).
  • Click the Language drop-down box and select your preferred language.
  • Click the Download button found near the required printer driver.
  • Once the driver download is complete, install the driver on the Windows computer.

Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Scanner Setup:

  • Make sure the printer is turned ON.
  • Download and install the Canon IJ Scan Utility on the Windows computer.
  • Check if the Canon printer and your computer are connected to the same network.
  • Click on the Start icon and locate the IJ Scan Utility app.
  • Launch Canon IJ Scan Utility.
  • Open the document cover.
  • Place the original document with the scanning side facing the platen glass.
  • Align the document to the alignment mark at the top right corner on the platen glass.
  • Close the document cover.
  • On the IJ Scan Utility screen, click Settings.
  • Under Settings, click Document Scan > Save Settings.
  • Type the file name in the File Name drop-down box.
  • Click the Data Format drop-down box and select PDF.
  • Click the Save in drop-down box; browse and select the save location.
  • Click OK to save the settings.
  • Click Document. The scanning process starts, and the file will save on the computer in PDF format.

Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Scan To Email:

  • You can send the scanned document to email with the help of following instructions.
  • Make sure the printer is connected to the LAN network.
  • Check the Mail Server Setting is done.
  • Turn ON the printer, go to the Home screen and then tap the Scan icon.
  • Under the Select Save location screen, tap Attach to E-mail.
  • On the next screen, tap Email directly from the device.
  • Next, tap Select recipients.
  • Under Select recipients, tap Select from e-mail address book.
  • Select the e-mail recipient or tap Add recipient and add new recipient, then select OK.
  • Now, tap the e-mail recipient.
  • Tap to enter the subject, and tap Change to Cc.
  • Next, tap to complete specifying the recipient and add the recipient.
  • Tap Document and choose the format.
  • Tap Save profile.
  • Now, open the document cover and place the original document on the platen glass.
  • Align the document to the arrow mark on the platen glass and close the document cover.
  • Follow the on-screen settings and tap Send the scanned original as an e-mail.
  • Finally, the scan to e-mail is complete.

Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Wireless Setup:

Canon Maxify Mb2720 Setup:
  • On the printer's control panel, press the Home button.
  • Next, slide the screen left or right and tap LAN settings.
  • Under LAN settings, tap Wireless LAN setup.
  • Tap Cableless setup and then tap OK.
  • Place the Canon printer near the router.
  • Go to your computer and download the drivers from the official Canon websites.
  • Once the download is complete, run the setup file.
  • If you have the setup CD-ROM, insert it into the CD drive and run the setup file.
  • On the Start Setup Wizard, click Start Setup. On the same window, click Language and select your preferred language.
  • Under the Select Connection Method window, click the Wireless LAN Connection radio button, then click Next.
  • On the next screen, click the Connect via wireless router (recommended) radio button and then click Next.
  • Click the Select from the list radio button on the Select Printer screen and select the check box under the Serial Number; then click Next.
  • Wait until the driver is downloaded and installed automatically.
  • Once the installation is complete, click Next.
  • On the Test Print window, click Next.
  • Under the Software Installation List screen, select the check box near the required software and then click Next.
  • Finally, click Exit to complete the wireless setup.

Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Bluetooth:

There is no Bluetooth option in the Canon MAXIFY MB2720 printer. Try to connect the printer using a Wi-Fi network or USB cable.

USB connection setup:

  • Download the driver software from the official Canon website.
  • Once the download is complete, run the setup file.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions; when it prompts, select the USB connection method radio button and follow the instructions to complete the Canon Maxify MB2720 Setup.
Canon Maxify Mb2720 Setup:

Canon MAXIFY MB2720 Troubleshooting:

Printer Offline:

  • On the Windows computer, click the Start button.
  • Next, click the Settings icon on the left side of the Windows option.
  • On the left side of the Settings screen, locate and then click Devices.
  • Now, click Printers and Scanners.
  • Locate your Canon MAXIFY MB2720 printer and click on the printer icon.
  • Now click Open queue; a new dialog box will appear and you have to click Printer.
  • Under the Printer option, uncheck both Pause Printing and Use Printer Offline.
  • Click Printer and click Set As Default Printer.
  • Turn OFF your printer and wait for few minutes.
  • Now press the ON button to wake the printer.

Paper Jam:

  • If the paper is jammed inside the cassette area, turn OFF the printer and wait for few seconds.
  • Remove the cassette completely out of the printer.
  • Gently grab and pull the jammed paper out of the printer.
  • Make sure the paper is completely removed and check for any paper pieces inside the printer.
  • Now, insert the cassette into the printer until it stops.

Paper jammed inside the printer:

  • Turn OFF the Canon printer and wait for few minutes until the printer's inner parts cool.
  • Open the front cover and slide the print head holder to the end of the printer.
  • Grab and pull the jammed paper gently out of the printer.
  • Once the paper is removed, check if there are any excess paper pieces inside the printer.
  • Now, close the front cover and press the power button to turn ON the printer.

Change damaged ink tank:

  • If the ink tank is damaged, try to change the damaged ink tanks.
  • Make sure the printer is turned ON.
  • Open the front cover and locate the damaged ink tank.
  • Push the ink tank lever and take the damaged tank out of the printer.
  • Unpack a new ink tank.
  • Next, insert the new ink tank into the print head holder. Press until it snaps.
  • Finally, close the front cover and enjoy printing.

Printer network problem:

  • Make sure the printer is turned ON.
  • Try to print using the network; if the computer can’t find your printer, perform the basic check-up given here.
  • Place the printer near the router.
  • Make sure the router is configured and connected to an active network.
  • Check the Ethernet cable connection between the router to the modem.
  • If the cable is damaged, remove the old cable and connect the devices using a new cable.
  • Uninstall the old printer driver from the computer.
  • Now, download and install the new driver from the Canon official website.
  • Check if the printer and the computer are connected to the same network.
  • Perform the on-screen instructions to complete the driver installation.
  • Now we have learned how to perform Canon Maxify MB2720 Setup.