How Do I Connecting Wireless Printer To Linksys Router?

Below are the step-by-step instructions to connecting wireless printer to Linksys router.

  • To print anywhere on your house, you have to connect your wireless printer to the Linksys router. This will help you to print your document using the default printing application.
  • First, check if the Linksys router supports the WPA/WPA2 encryption.
  • Also, make sure that you have done the Linksys router’s configuration correctly.It should be in working condition.
  • Place the wireless printer closer to the Linksys router, i.e., the distance between them must be between 3 to 10 feet.
  • Install the latest version of the wireless printer on your computer.
  • Go to the computer that is connected to the Linksys router and connecting wireless printer to Linksys router.
  • For Windows - Navigate to the Start menu and select the All Programs option followed by the Linksys Connect option.
  • For Mac - Click the Go tab, choose the Applications option, and click the Linksys Connect option.
  • This will launch the Linksys Connect window on the screen.
  • Click Computers and devices -> Printer -> Next.
  • Now, the ‘Connecting a Printer’ window will appear on the screen.
  • Select the Wireless Printer option and click the Next option.
  • When you see the network settings of the Linksys router in the Connecting a wireless printer window, note them down for later use.Do not exit the Connecting a wireless printer window.
connecting wireless printer to Linksys router
  • Go to the wireless printerand use the Linksys router’s settings that you have seen on the Linksys Connect program.
  • Once done with entering the Linksys router’s network details on the wireless printer, go back to the computer and select the Next option in the ‘Connecting a wireless printer
  • If the wireless printer is connected successfully to the Linksys router, the Name your Printer window will appear on the screen.
  • Fill the My Wireless Printer field and select the Finish option.
  • To check if the wireless network connection is established successfully, try to print a document on the wireless  printer and also connecting wireless printer to Linksys router.