You can install canon printer by using a USB cable on computer or by using wi-fi. Make sure the printer is close to your computer.
You need to connect USB-to-printer cables that allow you to connect your printer to your PC for direct communication between the printer and your computer. To attach this cable, your printer and computer must be close to each other.
Plug the printer USB cable into your computer. The USB cable need to the connect to the computer from printers. You may also have to plug the non-USB end of the cable into the printer.
If your printer doesn't have a USB cable, you may have to buy one for your printer before continuing. Look up the printer model number followed by USB cable. If there isn't a USB cable available for your printer, you'll need to install the software manually instead.
Once you connect the cable from computer to the printers.
Now you need to install the software (printers devices) from the canon website.
Open the Internet browser on the computer and open the website canon.com Select support from the left side of the website, then click the current location and select the Drivers & Software scroll-bar, select the operating system running on the computer, then select the Download link. The driver downloads directly to the computer.
Double-click the downloaded file, then follow the installation prompts to setup the driver on the system. Once completed, the Canon printer is ready for use on your computer.