IJ Start Canon TR4500 Unbox

  • Lift the printer from the box and place it on a dust free surface.
  • Remove the orange tape surrounding the printer.
  • Open the front cover to remove the tapes surrounding it.
  • Turn the printer to locate the power port.
  • Use the power cable to get the power connection.
  • Plug one end of the cable to the rear of the Canon TR4500 printer setup and the other to the power outlet.
  • Turn the printer to Active mode by pressing the Power button.
  • A new set of ink cartridges is available in the printer’s shipment box.
  • Take them out and install it into the respective slots.
  • Open the input tray to load the paper.
  • Set the guides and wait for the printer to print an alignment page.



Canon TR4500 printer setup that supports two drivers- XPS and MP. The MP Driver is compatible with all features of the printer. The XPS Driver supports all essential features of the printer. Click the driver link on the website to begin the download process. The setup file is available in the .exe or dmg format.


The Canon TR4500 printer is available in the soft or hard copy. The hard copy of the manual is available in the box. If the copy is unavailable, download the soft copy of it from our website. Go through the instructions mentioned on the screen to complete the process.

ij start canon TR4500Driver Install

  • The features of the Canon TR4500 printer setup can be accessed only after the driver is installed.
  • The steps for installing the driver is the same for both the Windows and Mac computers.
  • First, choose Driver Download from this web page.
  • Agree to the disclaimer and then save the driver file in a suitable path on your PC.
  • Once the process completes, open the folder which contains the downloaded software file. You need to right-click on the file. Now choose the Run as Administrator option.
  • Start the installation by clicking on the Next button.
  • Ensure that the Canon PIXMA TR4500 printer is linked to the computer using a USB cord.
  • On your computer window, highlight the Canon PIXMA TR4500 printer and then select the Next option.
  • After you choose your Place of Residence, click on the Next button. Accept the End User Agreement by choosing the Yes button.
  • Exit the Installation pop-up window by selecting the Finish option.
  • Now the driver for your Canon TR4500 printer setup is installed successfully.

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Print, copy, fax, and scan are the primary operations that can be carried out using the Canon PIXMA TR4500 printer. You can get easy instructions on how to perform the Canon PIXMA TR4500 printer operations from this site.

  • How to Print

    • Check whether your Canon TR4500 printer setup is switched On.
    • Load the required paper into the cassette and then place both the ink cartridges.
    • On your personal computer, open the Control Panel pop-up window.
    • Click the Hardware & Sound option and then choose Devices & Printers.
    • Right-click on your Canon PIXMA TR4500 printer and then select the Printing Preferences option from the Menu that displays on your desktop.
    • Do the necessary print settings.
    • You can select Standard, High, or Draft as the type of print quality.
    • Click OK and now your Canon PIXMA TR4500 printer will print the document using the specified settings.
    How to Print
  • How to Copy

    • To know the procedure to perform copying using the IJ Start Canon TR4500 printer setup, make sure that the device is turned on.
    • Load enough paper in the printer's Cassette.
    • Make sure you are not loading above the maximum limit.
    • Locate the Copy button on the printer’s control panel and select it.
    • The Copy Standby screen will display instantly.
    • Load original document, photo, or book on the scanner glass.
    • If you want to copy multiple sheets of the same size and thickness, you can load them in the ADF.
    • For optimum quality output, load the original on the platen.
    • Specify the number of copies using the navigation keys or numeric buttons on the printer.
    • Press the Color or Black button for color or black & white copying respectively. The printer will now start the copying process.
    • Do not forget to remove the original from the scanner glass once the process is complete.
  • How to Fax

    The steps below explain how to fax using the control panel of your IJ Start Canon TR4500 printer setup.

    • Turn on your printer.
    • Locate the Fax button on the printer and press it.
    • You can see the Fax standby screen on display.
    • Load the document you want to send via fax on the scanner glass or in the Automatic Document Feeder.
    • Alter the scan resolution and contrast as per your requirement.
    • Dial the recipient’s fax or telephone number using the numeric buttons.
    • Press the Color or Black button based on your transmission.
    • Select OK and the printer starts the scanning process.
    How to Fax
  • How to Scan

    • You can scan from your IJ Start Canon TR4500 printer setup in multiple ways. To scan according to the item type or purpose, the IJ Scan Utility is preferred.
    • The below procedure will explain how to use the Auto Scan feature for scanning.
    • Place the original on the scanner glass after turning on your printer.
    • Start the IJ Scan Utility application from the Start menu.
    • Click the Auto-icon on the window and the material you placed on the scanner glass will be automatically detected.
    • Once the original is detected, the printer starts the scanning process.
    How to Scan


  • Go to your computer and then open the Setup window of the Canon TR4500 printer setup.
  • Mark the Duplex Printing checkbox and then deselect the Automatic tickbox on the Page Setup window.
  • On the Page Layout list, click Fit to Page, Scaled, Layout, or Normal Size from the Page Layout tab.
  • The required Stapling Side is chosen automatically from the Page Layout and Orientation settings.
  • Click on the Specify Margin, set the width for it and then select the OK button.
  • Finish the setup by choosing OK on the Page Setup window.
  • When you perform the print job, the text or photo gets printed on one side of the page.
  • Once the first side is printed, reinsert the paper according to the message displayed on the screen.
  • To print the opposite side, click the Start Printing option.


  • You can use the ScanGear application to scan from a computer using the IJ Start Canon TR4500 printer setup.
  • Place the original on the scanner glass and launch the IJ Scan Utility application from the Start menu.
  • Select the ScanGear link on the IJ Scan Utility main screen.
  • Click the drop-down box under the Select Source option and choose the paper source loaded.
  • Select the Preview button and the image to be scanned appears in the Preview area.
  • Set the Destination and output Size. Now alter the size and position of the cropping frames.
  • Select Image Corrections and set it as per your requirement
  • The scanning process begins once the Scan option is selected.

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The Canon TR4500 printer setup supports PG-245 Black and Cl-246 Color ink cartridges. The ink cartridges PG-243 Black & CL-244 Color are compatibility with this printer. The volume of PG-245 Black ink cartridge is 8.9 ml (Std). Similarly, the volume of CL-246 Color cartridge is 9.0 ml (Std). If the cartridge is empty, then you can refill the cartridges by referring to the volume given above.

Ink Replacement

Ink Replacement

  • Before you begin the ink replacement process, get new ink cartridges from the manufacturer’s site or the retail store.
  • Now, turn on your Canon TR4500 printer.
  • Open the front cover to open the paper output tray.
  • Wait for the cartridge holder to move to the access area.
  • Now, gently remove the defective cartridge out of the printer.
  • Unpack the new ink cartridge.
  • Make sure to remove all the protective tape from the new ink cartridge.
  • Make sure not to touch the printhead nozzle on the new cartridge.
  • Place the new cartridge into its slot.
  • Push the cartridge until it snaps into place.
  • Close the cartridge door and try a test print.

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USB Setup

  • Do the initial printer setup and turn it on.
  • On your computer, download and install the Canon TR4500 printer setup from the manufacturer’s site.
  • Make sure to download the driver that matches the Canon TR4500 printer.
  • After downloading the driver, begin the install process.
  • Open the driver downloaded file.
  • Select the Connection Method as USB connection when prompted and click the Next button.
  • Make sure not to connect the USB cable into the printer unless prompted.
  • Connect the printer and computer with the USB cable.
  • Turn on your Canon TR4500 printer. Wait for the connection to complete.
  • Click the Start button in the Test Print screen and tap the Next option.
  • Click the Next button in the Complete Setup screen.
  • Now install the print driver as per the instructions displayed on the screen.


  • Ensure that you power on your Canon printer. Wait until the carriage moves to one end.
  • Press the Wi-Fi button on your printer and release the same when a flashlight is visible.
  • Press the Wi-Fi button once again until the Direct light is lit.
  • Now, on your wireless device, enable Wi-Fi and connect it to the network that has the name of your Canon TR4500 Printer Setup. (the network name to which you connect your printer will have prefix as Direct in it).
  • Enter the password correctly and establish the connection.
  • Now, try to print a test job to check if the established connection is proper.

IJ start canon TR4500MOBILE PRINTING

You can connect your printer to any devices like smartphones, tablets, etc., easily and perform the tasks without any issue. There are different methods by which you can enable the Mobile printing service. Follow the guidelines mentioned below to connect your printer using this feature.


  • Open the application on your smartphone from which you want to perform the Print function.
  • Tap the Share icon on the application and locate the Print option.
  • Tap print and choose the name of your printer.
  • Ensure that you choose an AirPrint enabled printer.
  • Do the alterations if any, such as the number of copies, etc.
  • Tap the Print button and wait until the Print process is complete.


  • The initial step is to download the Mopria Print Service from the Google Play Store.
  • You should then connect the device and printer to the wireless network.
  • Check if the Canon TR4500 printer setup is turned on.
  • Next, align plain papers on a flat surface and place them in the input tray.
  • Open the document on your phone and tap the Print option.
  • In the succeeding screen, choose the printer in which you have enabled the Mopria Print service.
  • The proceeding step is to key in the number of copies, paper size, and necessary settings as per your choice.
  • Tap OK to start the printing process.

IJ start canon TR4500 GOOGLE CLOUD PRINT

  • Initially, check if you have a Google account.
  • Next, press the Setup button and then choose the Web service Setup option.
  • Under Connection Setup, select the Google Cloud Print option followed by the Register W/ Service option.
  • Confirm the registration and choose a Language of your choice.
  • Load papers in the input tray and wait until the Authentication URL is printed.
  • Key in that URL in the address bar of the browser and complete the Authentication process.
  • Tap the Setup button and select the Web service Inquiry option.
  • Choose the Google Cloud Print option. Press OK.
  • Select the OK option when the Connecting to Server; Printing Starts if there is Print Data is displayed.
Google Cloud Print

ij start canon TR4500 Printer setup PIXMA CLOUD LINK

Pixma Cloud link
  • The initial step of the process is to register with the Pixma/Maxify Cloud link.
  • Verify whether the Canon printer is connected to the Internet.
  • Select the Settings option and then choose the Cloud Applications option.
  • Tap OK in the next screen. Agree to the Terms and Conditions.
  • Choose the CANON iMAGE GATEWAY option from the main screen.
  • Enter your Country/Region, User ID, and Password correctly.
  • Next, you have to choose an album of your choice in the succeeding step.
  • From the list of images, select the image that you are going to print.
  • Modify the Print settings if needed.
  • Press OK.
  • The selected photos will then be printed.

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  • The Canon IJ Network Device Setup Utility can be downloaded with the help of the guidelines given below.
  • Navigate to the Manufacturer’s site and key in the printer’s model number.
  • Under drivers & Downloads tab, make sure you are downloading the MP driver package and that the correct OS version is displayed.
  • Click the Driver Download button and wait till the download process is complete.
  • The IJ Network Device Setup Utility will be downloaded along with the MP driver package.
  • Run the setup file and install it on your system.


  • IJ Start Canon TR4500 Printer setup may not work properly. This issue can be resolved by troubleshooting it.
  • If the printer stops responding, then it may have got stuck, or the network connection may be slow.
  • To overcome this issue, install the updated driver and change the internet speed.
  • The printer might stop printing. This might occur due to the printer going offline.
  • Restarting and then reconnecting the printer will bring the device back online.
  • The printer may sometimes stop working. To start the scanner again, go to the printer’s scanner setting.
  • Allocate the scanning conditions to normal from extreme.
  • Even if the scanner is not working, then there may be a problem with the document.


  • The printer not responding is a common error. There are several reasons that trigger this issue.
  • Click the Setup button on your IJ Start canon TR 4500 printer setup, go to Wireless LAN setup and then press OK.
  • Now choose the Easy Setup option and then confirm it by clicking OK.
  • Select the Access Point and type the Wi-Fi password, and then choose OK.
  • Run the Canon printer setup on your device, select Easy install, and then click Install.
  • Now you will be able to find a Printer on the network or a newly loaded page.
  • Keep following the instructions displayed on the screen to complete the setup.
  • Once the setup is complete, run a test print to check whether the canon not responding error is resolved.


  • Check whether the Printer is turned on and the power supply is stable.
  • Power fluctuations can end up in printer malfunction.
  • Ensure that the Printer and computer are connected to the same home Wi-Fi network.
  • If they are not connected to the same network, then there is no communication between them. This results in the canon TR4500 Printer setup offline error.
  • Check if the stack of paper you use meets the set for the cassette.
  • If you are trying to print a large file, it may take a few minutes to print.
  • If the Printer does not respond for a long period, then press the ON button to prevent data loss.


  • Make sure that your printer or scanner are turned on.
  • Connect the USB cable using a different USB port on the computer.
  • Check if the internet connection is stable.
  • If the connection fluctuates, disconnect all the wires and restart the router.
  • Restart your computer and printer.
  • Ensure that your system and printer are connected to the same network.
  • To do so, verify the network status and mark the IP address, and then check the system’s IP address in the connection status screen.
  • Examine whether both the IP addresses match. If not, then reconnect the printer to the home network.
  • Cancel all the other unwanted pending tasks.
  • Now the scanner will function properly.


  • If the paper gets jammed inside the printer, cancel all the queued print tasks.
  • Turn off the printer and unplug all the connections.
  • Open the Paper output cover and remove the papers from the cassette.
  • If the papers are jammed under the FINE cartridge holder, move the cartridge to the extreme right or left side and remove the paper gently.
  • Make sure that all the jammed paper are removed before closing the output cover.
  • Power on the canon TR4500 Printer setup and redo all the jobs which were canceled earlier.