PIXMA Cloud Link enables you to print from virtually anywhere in the world using any internet-enabled device by connecting with Google Cloud Print. It also lets you bypass devices altogether by viewing and printing Web Templates and your personal Online Photo Albums stored in the cloud directly from your PIXMA printer.
Note: PIXMA Cloud Link requires a Wi-Fi or ethernet connection with an active internet connection.
Browse and print all your personal photos stored on Picasa Web Albums using the display on your PIXMA Cloud Link printer. Setting up a Picasa Web Albums account requires a computer, but all the fun that comes afterwards with browsing and printing your favourite photos can be PC-free! To print your online photo albums, follow these steps on the printer screen:
PIXMA Cloud Link printers have direct access into Canon’s Creative Park Web Templates which offers writing stationeries, envelopes, memos, calendars, music sheets and many more, all for free! The content will be continually refreshed so you will always be able to browse and print new templates. To print the web templates, follow these steps on the printer screen:
PIXMA Cloud Link printers are compatible with the latest technology from Google that allows you to print from anywhere in the world, using any web-connected device such as your phone, tablet or Chromebook. You can also share your PIXMA Cloud Link printer securely with anyone you choose from anywhere in the world.
Note: A PIXMA printer without wireless connectivity or Cloud Link may still support Google Cloud Print, as long as it is attached to a computer which is connected to the internet and running Google Chrome browser with Google Print Extension enabled.
There are a few requirements before you can start printing with Google Cloud Print: