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Print with the Google Assistant

Just ask Google to print by using any Google Home and the Google Assistant enabled device.
Operation is easy and hands-free.

Recommended Use

  • Print various types of content such as coloring pages, number place, notebook paper, staff paper, and checklist sheets easily.
  • With the Canon Printer action, the Google Assistant can even check the status of your printer for you.

Items Required (Materials, Tools)

  • A smartphone or tablet on which the Google Home app is installed (iOS or Android)
  • Google Home or the Google Assistant enabled device
  • A4 or Letter size Plain paper

Procedure

  1. STEP
    1

    Check that your printer is on.

    If your printer has an Auto power on function, check that it is enabled.
    For details, refer to the Online Manual.

  2. STEP
    2

    Talk to the Google Assistant as follows.

    User

    Ok Google, talk to Canon printer.

    It looks like your Canon Printer account is not linked yet.
    You can link Canon Printer to your Google Account from the Google Home app.

  3. STEP
    3

    Open the Google Home app, and then tap LINK.

    • figure: Google Home app screen
  4. STEP
    4

    Log into Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center.

    Note: A Canon ID is required.

    If you already have an account, skip ahead to STEP 8 and log in.

    If you do not have an account, proceed to STEP 5.

    • figure: Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screen
  5. STEP
    5

    Tap About this service.

    • figure: Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screen
  6. STEP
    6

    Tap Create new account.

    • figure: Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screen
  7. STEP
    7

    Create account.

    Follow the on-screen instructions to create an account.

    For the printer registration ID, refer to the Online Manual.

    • figure: Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screen
  8. STEP
    8

    Log in by entering your e-mail address and password.

    • figure: Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center screen

      Log in!

  9. STEP
    9

    Talk to the Google Assistant and print out some fun contents.

    The following are examples of conversations for printing a coloring page and checking the printer status.

    Printing is performed on the default printer registered to your Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center account.

    Print coloring page!

    User

    Ok Google, talk to Canon printer.

    Welcome to Canon printer.
    I can print out coloring pages or number place puzzles from your printer.
    What would you like me to print?

    User

    Print 1 coloring page for a child.

    Sure, do you want me to print out 1 coloring page for grown ups now?

    User

    Yes.

    Printing for you now.
    OK, see you again soon.

    Check printer status!

    User

    Ok Google, talk to Canon printer.

    Welcome to Canon printer.
    I can print out coloring pages or number place puzzles from your printer.
    What would you like me to print?

    User

    Check the printer's status.

    Your printer is showing no problems and is ready to print.
    You still have enough ink of each color.
    Thank you.

Complete!

Supported Printers

  • XK80 series, XK70 series, XK50 series
  • TS9580 series, TS9500 series, TS9180 series, TS9100 series, TS9000 series, TS8280 series, TS8230 series, TS8200 series, TS8180 series, TS8130 series, TS8100 series, TS8000 series, TS700 series, TS6280 series, TS6230 series, TS6200 series, TS6180 series, TS6130 series, TS6100 series, TS6000 series, TS5100 series, TS5000 series, TS3100 series, TS300 series
  • TR9530 series, TR8580 series, TR8530 series, TR8500 series, TR7530 series, TR7500 series, TR4500 series
  • MG7700 series, MG7500 series, MG7100 series, MG6900 series, MG6800 series, MG6700 series, MG6600 series, MG6500 series, MG6400 series, MG5700 series, MG5600 series, MG5500 series, MG3600 series, MG3000 series, MG2900 series
  • MX530 series, MX490 series
  • MB5400 series, MB5300 series, MB5100 series, MB5000 series, MB2700 series, MB2300 series, MB2100 series, MB2000 series
  • E4200 series, E3100 series, E480 series, E470 series, E460 series, E300 series
  • G4010 series, G4000 series, G3010 series, G3000 series
  • iP110 series
  • iB4100 series, iB4000 series
  • PRO-1000 series, PRO-500 series, PRO-100S series, PRO-10S series

Trademarks and Licenses

  • Google and Google Home are trademarks of Google LLC.