by Oliver Smith Sr. SEO Executive

Canon is a Japanese multinational corporation that specializes in optical, imaging, and industrial products. These products include industrial products, imaging products, and visual products, ranging from lenses, medical equipment, cameras, printers, scanners, and semiconductors. Canon is mainly responsible for producing multifunctional printers that are perfect for home use and office use. The printers range from compact size to bigger ones - each for different kinds of usage. One of the products is the Canon Mx490 printer; it is a multifunctional printer that prints, copies, scans, and faxes documents. Users can print from multiple locations due to its excellent connectivity range.

Additionally, users can use any device to command print on the printer. The printer is compatible with smartphones, laptops, and computers. You will find the steps on how to connect Canon Mx490 printer to iPhone in this blog.


The wireless Canon Mx490 printer is an all-in-one printer loaded with multiple time-saving features, such as a wholly integrated automatic document feeder that can hold up to 20 sheets at a time. Users can operate the Canon Pixma Mx490 printer using smartphones.


Please find the steps to set up the connection between the printer and iPhone below.

       Plugin the power cord of the printer to the power socket and switch it on

       Turn on the printer using the power button on the printer and ensure that the green light is on

       If the printer’s screen is blank, please press the top-left corner button of the four adjacent buttons

       Next, press the setup button placed at the bottom-left button of the four adjacent buttons

       The screen should now display wireless LAN setup; please press the OK button

       Press the STOP button

       Use the arrows below the screen to select Other Setup and press OK

       Use the right arrow button to find Cableless Setup and press OK


Please implement the steps mentioned below on your iPhone for Canon MX490 Setup on your device.

       Locate and tap the App Store on your iPhone

       Search Canon Print in the search bar and download the application

       Open the Canon Print App and check if your printer appears at the top of your screen

       If not, please tap the icon at the top-left corner of the screen

       Tap register printer and then tap Printer Setup

       Tap on Connect via wireless router

       Switch from the Canon Print App and open Settings on your iPhone

       Select WiFi and connect your iPhone to Canon_ij_setup

        Go back to the Canon Print App and tap on OK

       On the Select Router screen, select My Home Network as the network name

       Enter the password and press OK

       Verify that the printer is detected and then tap OK when a message in a textbox appears

You can use the steps on how to connect Canon MX490 printer to iPhone properly and print using your iPhone from any corner of your house. Printing using your smartphone can make printing much more manageable.

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