Hi Guys, I’m struggling to connect a
Canon ImageClass multi-function laser printer MF645Cx to a
The printer can find the 2.4GHz Wifi signal but after entering the pw it will never connect to it.
I have tested many other 2.4GHz Wifi (including other GL-i devices) with the same Wifi settings and the printer will connect.
I have the pw correct; I’ve typed it dozens of times now.
The SSID has no special characters or spaces. I’ve tried various modes and bandwidths;
WAP2 and WPA. Still the Canon will not connect to the AP1300.
No other client has trouble. (This printer does not have a 5GHz radio.)
Try to switch channel to another
thanks for the idea La3y.
I changed from Auto and tried several different specified channels.
The printer still fails to connect.
During a support call with Canon they asked if I was running a WiFi Mesh.
I replied No.
On thinking about this, the Cirrus router is a Mesh router.
Is it running a mesh service even though there are no other devices to mesh with?
It does not have mesh enabled by default.
Maybe just some wifi parameters.
Also disable wmm if enabeld. In the UI you may have this but if you ssh to the router and remove
Mixed WPA solved it. (I thought I had tried this. D’oh!)
Thanks for the suggestion Alzhao