I wish there was an easier way to print...
I know the printer needs more ink, but which color was it...?
All you have to do is ask your Google Assistant! It's as simple as that.
Talk to your Google Assistant and print out various content or ask your Google Assistant to perform maintenance on your Canon printer (*1).
- Coloring pages
- Number place puzzles
- Origami paper
... and many more!
Printer status: (Note: Your printer's Auto Power On function must be enabled)
- Check for printer errors, low ink levels, and check the general status of your printer
- Turn your printer's power on/off (*1)
Printer maintenance: (*1)
- Perform Print Head Cleaning
- Print a nozzle check pattern to check for clogged nozzles
After linking your account, ask your Google Assistant to print the quick reference guide introducing all the exciting things you can do with the Canon Printer action. Just say "Hey Google, talk to Canon printer and print out the quick reference guide."
Linking your account:
Search for the "Canon Printer" action on the Google Assistant app and tap [Link].
Sign in to the Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center and tap [Allow].
Note: A Canon Inkjet Cloud Printing Center account (Canon ID) is required to use this action.
When the Canon Printer action is enabled, the printer's Auto Power On function will automatically be enabled to allow you to turn on/off your printer via verbal commands (*1). The Auto Power On function can be disabled at anytime. For more details, please refer to the online manual.
Additional information and list of compatible printers:
*1: Compatible printers released after late 2019.