Canon Mobile Print App iPads and iphones

posted Nov 29, 2012, 5:30 AM by Scott Salisbury   [ updated Aug 27, 2016, 3:32 AM ]

* The complete device compatibility list will be available on the Canon USAweb page on
November 26th.  

Canon U.S.A. is pleased to announce the availability of the Canon Mobile Printing v1.0 app for iPhone and iPad. The addition of the Canon Mobile Printing app extends Canon’s already comprehensive mobile solutions portfolio for office users and consumers. Canon Mobile Printing enables users in homes and offices of all sizes to send print jobs directly from their iPhone and iPad to a compatible Canon output device. 

Please note the app will be released on November 26th and will be available as a free download from the App Store℠ or at
Search for “Canon Mobile Printing”.

Application Overview
The Canon Mobile Printing app allows users to send print jobs from their iPhone or iPad to Canon print devices via their wireless (Wi-Fi) network. The Canon Mobile Printing app helps increase the productivity of the mobile workforce by providing the ability to print anywhere, anytime. It is a peer-to-peer mobile print solution that allows communication to occur between iPhone and iPad and supported Canon imageRUNNER/ imageRUNNER ADVANCEmultifunction devices and imageRUNNERsingle-function printers. There is no dedicated server hardware or additional software required.

Application Positioning
Canon Mobile Printing is one of several solutions enabling connectivity between mobile devices and imageRUNNERADVANCE/ imageRUNNERmodels. The other Canon mobile solutions include: Direct Print and Scan for Mobile, Cloud Portal for imageRUNNERADVANCE, EFI Print Me MEAP, and uniFLOWMobile Printing and Scanning. With this breadth of solutions, customers can select an application that fits their needs considering their specific workflows, applications, environment, and population.

Canon Mobile Printing is an ideal solution for customers looking to extend mobile print to their end-users and
/ or guests without any IT Administration or intricate setup. Key attributes for Canon Mobile Printing include the
Free app
-No MEAP component required
-No additional server component or software required Supports robust printing capabilities
-Provides peer-to-peer connectivity (direct connection between the Canon devices and iPhone and iPad)
-Supports a wide range of imageRUNNERand imageRUNNERADVANCEmultifunction office systems*
-Supports imageRUNNERsingle function printers*

Application Specifications Overview
The Canon Mobile Printing app offers the following function and features
Supports multiple print file formats, including:
o Microsoft® Office files - .doc, docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx
o iWork® files
o PDFfiles
o JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG, TIFFimage files
o Photographs
o Web pages
Supports devices running iOS5.1and above:
o iPhone 5
o iPhone 4S
o iPhone 4
o The new iPad
o iPad 2
o The original iPad
Auto-detects Canon printers(refer to supported models) within a wireless broadcast range
Supports manual entry of IPaddress if auto-detection cannot add printer
Supports print finishing features - print range, paper size, color output, and number of copies, duplex
printing, stapling
Supports print preview of print jobs prior to printing
Supported Models and Requirements
Availability and Supporting Materials
The free app will be available on November 26th, 2012 on the App Store or at appstore by searching for “Canon Mobile Printing”. Because this is a free app distributed exclusively via the App Store, there are no associated Canon USA item codes and will not appear on any Canon price list. Marketing materials for the Canon Mobile Printing app are available on ISGCentral Product Marketing (ISGCentral >Find Products > Integrated Solutions >Enterprise and Mobile Printing >Canon Mobile Printing).