Canon Pixma TS3120Setup

To set up your Canon Pixma TS3120 printer, follow the step-by-step instructions given below.

  • Unbox the printer as per guided instructions.
  • Make sure to check if the box contains all the components required for setup and recycle the packing materials.
  • Place the unboxed Canon Pixma TS3120 printer on a table or wide surface area.
  • Switch on your Canon Pixma TS3120 printer and set the basic preferences.
  • Load paper into the tray and insert the ink cartridges into the cartridge slot.
  • Turn on your Wireless router. Connect your Canon Pixma TS3120 printer to the computer through the Wireless network.
  • Ensure to connect the computer and the printer to the same wireless network.
  • Now, install the printer driver of your Canon Pixma TS3120 printer on your computer.
  • The printer driver is available in the CD provided with the printer package and in the official page of the printer.
  • After installing the printer driver on your computer, try a test print to check your Canon TS 3120 printer function.

Canon Pixma Ts3120

Driver Download

To download Canon Pixma TS3120 printer driver on your system (Windows or Mac), follow the step-by-step instructions given below.

  • Launch a web browser such as Google Chrome or Safari on your Windows or Mac computer.
  • Type the URL code of the official page of the Canon printer in the search bar of your browser and click the Forward arrow at the end of the search bar.
  • In the official page of the Canon, enter Canon Pixma TS3120 keyword and click the Submit button.
  • Scroll down the Driver download screen, select the driver that suits your operating system.
  • Click the Download button. When prompted, create or select a folder to save the downloaded driver file.
  • Once the driver file is downloaded, install it on your system, and start to perform printer-related operations.

Manual Download

  • Launch a web browser on your computer.
  • A window will open, now enter your printer model in the search bar.
  • Select your printer from the list.
  • Choose the manual that you want from the list displayed.
  • Click Download. Save the manual in the location as per your wish.
  • Check if you have enough memory on your computer to download the manual. If there insufficient space, delete the old files from your computer.
manual Manual TS3120

Canon TS3120 Setup For Driver Installation

  • Turn on your Canon TS3120 printer.Open Google Chrome on your computer.
  • Click the search field on our website.Enter Canon TS3120 in the search bar.
  • Select your printer from the list.
  • Choose your operating system and select your version.Click Download.
  • After the driver download is complete, double-click on the downloaded driver file.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions.The manufacturer will provide you several version of the driver to download.
  • You should download the correct version.
  • Read and Accept the License agreement. Click Yes.
  • The Installation Wizard will prompt, click Next.Wait until the installation process gets complete.
  • Once the installation is successful, test print a page to check if the printer is printing.

Canon pixma TS3120Printer Functions

  • The canon pixma ts3120 is a multifuction printer.
  • Canon Pixma ts3120 printer features are Pixma cloud link, Quiet Mode, Mobile Printing, Auto Scan Mode, and Message in Print support.
  • Canon Pixma ts3120 supports mobile printing capability Apple AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, and Mopria Print Service.
  • To start these various features, you should perform the initial setup.
  • You can use our website for the step-by-step installation process.
  • After the setup is complete, follow the on-screen instructions that are displayed.
  • How to Print?

    To perform the Print operation on your Canon Pixma TS3120 printer, follow the guided instructions as given below.

    • Switch on your Canon Pixma TS3120 printer.
    • Get a stack of white papers to load the input tray.
    • Check if the cartridges are inserted into its respective slots.
    • Make sure that the Canon Pixma TS3120 printer and the computer is connected in the same wireless network.
    • Open a document to print on your system.
    • Click File followed by the Print option on Wordpad.
    • Set the print quality options in the Print quality tab.
    • After setting the print quality as per your need, click the Apply button followed by OK.
    • Now the printer starts the Print operation.
    How to Print?
  • How to Copy?

    • To perform the Copy operation on your Canon Pixma TS3120 printer, follow the step-by-step procedure given below.
    • Power on your Canon TS3120 printer and check if the paper tray contains enough A4 or A5 papers.
    • Now, raise the scanner lid and load the document to be copied on the glass.
    • Make sure to place the document to be copied facing down on the glass and close the scanner lid.
    • Now, touch the Color button on the printer’s control panel for a Color copy.
    • If you want a black copy of your document, then press the Black button.
    • Set the number of copies you need when the segment display flashes.
    • Now the printer starts the Copy operation as per your wish.
    • If you want to cancel the ongoing Copy operation, press the Stop button on the printer’s control panel.
    How to Copy?
  • How to Scan?

    • Follow the guidelines that are mentioned below to scan from the control panel of the Canon TS3120 printer.
    • Launch the Canon IJ Scan Utility on your system and then select the ScanGear option.
    • Once it opens, you have to choose the Basic Mode button.
    • Position the original documents on the scanner glass. The scan side should be facing downwards.
    • Tap the Select Source option to match the document you have placed.
    • Click the Preview button and then assign a Destination folder to save the scanned image.
    • Next, you have to modify the Output size and crop the scan area as required.
    • You can also set the Image Correction if you want to. Click the Scan button, and the scanning process will start.
    How to Scan?

Canon Pixma TS3120 Double Sided Printing

The Canon Pixma TS3120 printer does not support the duplex or double-sided printing operation. If you want a document to be printed on both sides of the paper, then you can only perform the double-sided printing operation manually. Print one side of the paper, then manually change the position of the paper and print the other side of it.

Canon Pixma TS3120 Scan From Computer

  • To scan from your computer, check if you have installed the Canon IJ Scan Utility.
  • It is a part of the MP driver package. On installing the drivers, the Scan Utility will also be installed.
  • The succeeding step is to place the document on the platen.
  • Launch the Canon IJ Scan Utility on your system and go to the Settings menu.
  • Modify the Paper Size, Resolution, and PDF Settings if needed.
  • Save your Settings. Tap the Document or Photo option based on the document you have placed.
  • The scanning process will be initiated. After completion, choose a folder to which you want to save the scanned files.
  • The images will be stored there successfully.

Canon Pixma TS3120

Wireless Setup

  • Tap the Stop button and then press the Direct button. Do not release it for a few seconds.
  • Once the Wireless symbol starts flashing, you can proceed to the next part of the setup process.
  • Download the printer driver file and begin the installation by clicking the Start Setup option in the Initial screen.
  • Do not forget to select your Region and comply with the User Agreement.
  • Choose the Connection Method as Wireless and select a wireless network of your choice in the next step.
  • Specify the Network Key in the text box provided and tap Next.
  • Once the network connection is over, choose the list of additional software to be installed.
  • Wait until the installation procedure is over and take a test print.

Wireless Direct

  • To start Wireless direct on your printer, follow these instructions.
  • Turn on your Canon Pixma ts3120 printer.
  • Click Setup icon on your computer’s home screen.
  • Choose Settings. Select Device settings from the options.
  • Choose LAN settings and select Wireless Direct.
  • Click Wireless Direct Active. You will receive a confirmation screen with the password.
  • A list of the wireless devices ready for direct printing will be displayed.
  • Select your printer model from the list.
  • Enter the Wi-Fi Direct password.
  • Select Ok.
  • To perform printing or scanning with Wireless Direct, do the following steps.
  • Connect your printer and computer. Click Start printing or Scanning.
  • To get detailed information, you can refer to the printer’s instruction manual.
  • Print and Scan from your device using the Canon Print inkjet application. Download the Application from the App store or Google Play store according to your operating system.

Canon Pixma TS3120 Mobile Printing

  • Make sure that the Canon Ts3120 printer is turned on and connected to the Wi-Fi network.
  • Connect your Smartphone and printer to the same network.
  • Install the Canon Print Service for your smartphone from the Google Play store.
  • Open the App, and configure the setting, select the printer on the application that is displayed with your printer’s name.
  • Connect to your printer via the Wi-Fi network.
  • Now load sufficient papers into the input tray.
  • Search the file or documents that you want to print from the app.
  • Ensure that you mention the number of copies you want to print.
  • Click the Print option and the print job will start.

Apple AirPrint

  • Switch ON the printer and check whether the printer’s Wireless LED light is glowing.
  • Load a stack of paper on the input tray.
  • To print the document from your iOS-based devices, you need to use a built-in AirPrint application.
  • Choose the Share icon after selecting the document to be printed.
  • Click the Print option from the list.
  • Select the model name of your printer.
  • Click the Print option and specify the number of copies.
  • Again, select the Print option to print the document.

Google Cloud Print

  • First, make sure that you get a Google account.
  • Now, launch the Google Chrome web browser on your personal computer.
  • From the Chrome menu, click on the Sign in to Chrome option.
  • Provide the required email ID and password for signing into your Google account.
  • To display the information on the screen, choose the Advanced button.
  • Select the Manage Cloud Print Devices option and then click on the Register button under the New Devices tab.
  • Once a confirmation message appears on the touch panel of your Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer, choose OK.
  • The Wi-Fi light on the printer’s LCD will flash for about three times.
  • Once this is done, tap the Network button, and this completes the registration process.

IJ Start Canon TS3120 Setup for the PIXMA Cloud Link

    • Make sure that you linked the Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer to an Internet connection that is stable and active.
    • From the Home window on the printer’s operator panel, select the Settings icon and then tap the Cloud Applications option.
    • Else, choose the Cloud icon from the Canon PIXMA T3120 printer’s Home screen.
    • Once the Registration preparation complete, a dialog box appears on the control panel, touch the OK button.
  • Press the Next button on the Confirmation box.
  • Study the statement provided in the Terms of Use pop-up box and then tap the Agree button.
  • Once you have finished the registration, you can print your document or photograph.

Canon Pixma TS3120Troubleshooting

Issues can arise in the Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer because of several reasons. The standard solutions for resolving errors such as won’t print, not scanning, printer not responding, and more are provided right on this website.

Canon Pixma TS3120 Not Printing

  • Ascertain that the Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer is plugged into a working wall outlet.If your printer is in the Off mode, press the ON button to power it up.
  • Make sure that you have linked the Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer to the personal computer correctly.
  • If you are utilizing a USB hub, then unplug it and then connect the USB cord directly.
  • Confirm that the paper settings match information that you have set for the rear tray.If you are carrying out the print function from a system, then remove all the unwanted print tasks.
  • Check whether the correct driver for your Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer is selected on your desktop.Also, confirm whether your ink cartridges have enough ink in them. Do not insert papers that are bent, scrambled, or folded.
Not Printing
Scanning Problem

Canon Pixma TS3120 Scanning Problems

  • Confirm whether the cables connected to your Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer are plugged properly.
  • Ensure that the wireless connection is functioning correctly, else the connection between your printer and system might fail.
  • Make sure that the platen is not dirty. If it is unclean, wipe all the dust using a soft cloth.
  • Ensure that the driver for your Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer is not damaged or corrupt.
  • If the driver is outdated, uninstall it from your personal computer.
  • Now, reinstall the compatible driver for your Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer from this website.
  • Check if any paper jams are present in the printer and remove the same.

Canon Pixma ts3120 Not Responding

  • Check whether the personal computer and the wireless access point have lost the communication.
  • Restart your Mac or Windows system and then attempt a print job.
  • The not responding error can also occur if the Canon PIXMA TS3120 has lost the communication with your network router.
  • You can retrieve the connection by power cycling the Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer and the wireless access point.
  • Make sure that the printer software is configured to the appropriate port.
  • Ascertain that you keep the Canon device and the computer within the router’s range.
  • Confirm that the network name on your Windows or Mac device and the Canon PIXMA TS3120 printer match each other.

Canon TS3120 Setup For the Firmware Update

Firmware Update

  • Update the firmware of your Canon Pixma TS3120 using the guidelines specified here.
  • Make sure the printer is connected to the Internet. Place A4 size sheets in the input tray.
  • Press the Stop button. Hold it until the Alarm light blinks for at least 15 times.
  • The Network Setup Information starts printing. Note the IP Address displayed near the IPv4 IP Address option.
  • Open the browser that you use and enter the IP Address. Press the Enter key.
  • The Remote UI will be displayed on your screen. Choose the Firmware Update option from the left side of the panel.
  • Select the Install Update option and wait till the update is installed.
  • Click the OK button once the Update Succeeded message is displayed.

Firmware Update

  • Check if you have provided proper power supply to your Canon Pixma Ts3120 printer.
  • If connected via a wireless network, then verify whether the printer and computer are connected to the same network.
  • In case you have connected the Canon printer and computer via USB, then check if the cable is attached firmly.
  • Check if the Use Printer Offline option is enabled. To do so, launch the Run command window.
  • Type Control Printers in the text box and find your printer from the list.
  • You have to right-click on your printer and select the See What’s Printing option.
  • Click the Printer menu and untick the Use Printer Offline option. Take a test print.
  • Reset the computer and the router if the issue persists. If you need remote assistance for the Canon TS3120 Setup, click the call button available on the screen.