Canon PIXMA MX397 Driver & Software Download

The Canon PIXMA MX397 is one of the most favorite printing devices of the people today. It is because this printer can offer you the notable abilities to do your tasks in the best way possible. One of them that will definitely steal your attention is its awesome printing ability ever since it can produce the best quality printing result whether it is a document or an image. So, you will never feel disappointed whenever you do your printing job using the MX397 printer.

Like Canon PIXMA MG6852, the awesome printing performance is shown by the Canon PIXMA MX397 actually, comes from its great printing features. Some of them that will definitely excite so well are the 30 pages Automatic Document Feeder (ADF), Calendar printing applications, photo printing applications, and much stiller. All of them can definitely assist you to create the high-quality printouts that suit your requirements nicely. So then, you will find no difficulties every time you use the printer to finish your job.

After putting it all together, it is no wonder if the Canon PIXMA MX397 can be so recommended for you especially when you consider about the conveniences that it can offer to you. This printer will fit every task that you have to do in the office or even at home as well as possible.

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Canon PIXMA MX397 Operating System Compatibility
Windows 10 / Windows 10 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) / Linux

Print
Maximum Printing Resolution 4800 (horizontal) x 1200 (vertical) dpi
Print Head / Ink Type: FINE Cartridge
Total Number of Nozzles: 1,792 nozzles
Ink Droplet Size (minimum): 2pl
Ink Tank: PG-740, CL-741 (PG-740XL, CL-741XL optional)
Print Speed
Based on ISO / IEC 24734.
Click here for summary report
Click here for Document Print and Copy Speed Measurement Conditions
Document: Colour:
ESAT / Simplex:
Approx. 5.0ipm
Document: B/W:
ESAT / Simplex:
Approx. 8.7ipm
Photo (4 x 6″):
PP-201 / Borderless:
Approx. 46secs.
Printable Width Up to 203.2mm (8inch)
Borderless: Up to 216mm (8.5inch)
Printable Area Borderless Printing*3: Top / Bottom / Right / Left margin: Each 0mm
(Supported Paper Size: A4 / LTR / 4 x 6″ / 5 x 7″ / 8 x 10″)
Bordered Printing: Top / Bottom / Right / Left margin: each 0mm
(Supported Paper Size: A4, LTR, 4 x 6″, 5 x 7″, 8 x 10″)
Recommended Printing Area Top Margin: 32.5mm
Bottom Margin: 33.5mm
Paper Size A4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL, 4 x 6″, 5 x 7″, 8 x 10″, Envelopes (DL, COM10)
Paper Handling (Front Tray)
(Maximum Number)
Plain Paper A4, A5, B5, LTR = 100, LGL = 10
High Resolution Paper
(HR-101N)
A4=80
Photo Paper Pro Platinum
(PT-101)
4 x 6″ = 20, A4 = 10
Photo Paper Plus Glossy II
(PP-201)
4 x 6″ = 20, A4 = 10
Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss
(SG-201)
4 x 6″ = 20, A4 / 8 x 10″ = 10
Photo Paper Pro Luster
(LU-101)
A4 = 10
Glossy Photo Paper
“Everyday Use”
(GP-501)
4 x 6″ = 20, A4 = 10
Matte Photo Paper
(MP-101)
4 x 6″ = 20, A4 = 10
Photo Stickers
(PS-101)
1
T-Shirt Transfer
(TR-301)
1
Envelope European DL, US Com. #10 = 5
Size: NA
Paper Weight Front Tray: Plain Paper: 64-105 g/m2,
Canon specialty paper: max paper weight : Approx. 300g/m2 (Photo Paper Pro Platinum PT-101)
Ink End Sensor Dot count
Print Head Alignment Manual
Scan
Scanner Type Flatbed & ADF
Scanning Method CIS (Contact Image Sensor)
Optical Resolution 1200 x 2400dpi
Selectable Resolution 25 – 19200dpi
Scanning Bit Depth (Input / Output) Grayscale: 16 bits / 8 bits
Colour: 48 bits / 24 bits (RGB each 16 bits / 8 bits)
Line Scanning Speed Grayscale: 1.1 ms/line (300dpi)
Colour: 3.4 ms/line (300dpi)
Scanning Speed Reflective:
A4 Colour / 300dpi
Approx. 15secs.
Maximum Document Size Flatbed: A4 / LTR (216 x 297mm)
ADF: A4, LTR, LGL
Copy
Maximum Document Size A4, LTR (216 × 297mm)
(ADF: A4, LTR, LGL)
Compatible Media Size: A4, A5, B5, LTR, 4 x 6″, 5 x 7″
Type: Plain Paper
Photo Paper Pro Platinum
(PT-101)
Photo Paper Plus Glossy II
(PP-201)
Photo Paper Pro Luster
(LU-101)
Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss
(SG-201)
Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use”
(GP-501)
Matte Photo Paper
(MP-101)
Image Quality 3 positions (Fast, Standard, High)
Density Adjustment 9 positions, Auto intensity (AE copy)*
*Not supported for ADF
Copy Speed
Based on ISO / IEC 29183.
Click here for summary report
Click here for Document Print and Copy Speed Measurement Conditions
Document: Colour:
sFCOT / Simplex:
Approx. 23secs.
Document: Colour:
sESAT / Simplex:
Approx. 4.0ipm
Document (ADF) : Colour
ESAT / Simplex:
Approx. 3.4ipm
Multiple Copy Black / Colour Max. 99 pages
Fax
Type Desktop Transceiver (Super G3 / Color Communication)
Applicable Line PSTN (Public Switched Telephone Network)
Transmission Speed Black: Approx. 3secs. (33.6kbps)
Colour: Approx. 1min. (33.6kbps)
Fax Resolution Black: 8pels / mm x 3.85lines / mm (Standard)
8pels / mm x 7.7lines/ mm(Fine)
300dpi x 300dpi (Extra Fine)
Colour: 200dpi x 200dpi
Print Size A4, LTR, LGL
Scanning Width 208mm (A4), 214mm (LTR)
Modem Speed maximum 33.6kbps (Automatic fall back)
Compression Black: MH, MR, MMR
Colour: JPEG
Gradation Black: 256 levels
Colour: 24bits Full colour (RGB each 8bits)
ECM (Error Correction Mode) ITU-T T.30 compatible
Coded Speed Dialing: NA
Group Dialing: Max. 19 locations
Transmission / Reception Memory Approx. 50 pages
PC Fax
Type Windows: via FAX modem (in MFP)
Mac: NA
Destination Number 1 location
Black / Colour B/W transmission only
System Requirements
(Please visit www.canon-asia.com to check OS compatibility and to download the latest driver updates.)
Windows: Windows 8 / Windows 7 / Windows XP / Windows Vista
Macintosh: Mac OS X v10.6 and later
General Specifications
Quick Start Approx. 4secs.
Operation Panel Display: Full dot
ADF Paper Handling (Plain Paper: A4, LTR = 30, LGL = 5
Interface Hi-Speed USB
Operating Environment Temperature: 5 – 35°C
Humidity: 10 – 90% RH
(no dew condensation)
Storage Environment Temperature: 0 – 40°C
Humidity: 5 – 95% RH
(no dew condensation)
Acoustic Noise (PC Print) Photo (4 x 6″) Approx. 42.5 dB(A)
Power AC 100 – 240V, 50 / 60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 1.1W
OFF Approx. 0.3W
Copying: Approx. 20W
Environment Regulation: RoHS (EU, China), WEEE (EU)
Eco-Label: Energy Star
Duty Cycle Up to 3,000 pages / month
Dimension (W x D x H) Approx. 458 x 385 x 200mm
Weight Approx. 8.4kg

Canon PIXMA MX397 Driver & Software Installations

Method 1: How To Install The Canon PIXMA MX397 Driver With Free Download

In this case, we are going to install Canon PIXMA MX397 without CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon PIXMA MX397. For the file of the driver setup, you simply click the link below for the download.
  2. You also obliged to have the USB cable as the connector from the printer to the computer that you will get from the printer package.

Next, follow the instruction on how to install Canon PIXMA MX397 printer with the Setup File.

  1. First, of course you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon PIXMA MX397 as well.
  2. Still try not to connect the Canon PIXMA MX397 printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
  3. Download the driver setup of Canon PIXMA MX397 and install it in your computer by following all of the instruction for the installation progress.
  4. Then connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX397 when the installation of the driver setup is already finished. In this case, the wizard will analyze when the USB cable has already connected. When the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX397 already detected in the computer, it will go to further instructions.
  5. Follow the wizard instructions to finish the installation process.
  6. When it is finished, the Canon PIXMA MX397 printer can be used for the printing process.

Method 2: How To Install Canon PIXMA MX397 Drivers Manually

When you choose this method, you need the help of “Add a printer” option from the Windows inbuilt feature.

What you need:

  1. You are obliged to have the Software/Driver Setup file of Canon PIXMA MX397. You can try to download it from the links provided.
  2. You also require the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX397 printer.

How to install:

  1. The first step, turn on all of your devices in this case are the computer and the Canon PIXMA MX397 printer.
  2. Connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX397 from the printer to the computer.
  3. Next, extract Canon PIXMA MX397 setup file and also their extracted location (it will be commonly found in TEMP folder)
  4. Click Start à Control Panel à View Devices & Printer (for Windows 7 and Vista OS). For XP OS, you can click on “Fax & Printers.
  5. Click on “Add a printer.”
  6. When it has been ready and adjusted for the drivers location, give it the path where you extracted the setup file.
  7. Follow all of the wizard instructions to finish the installation.
  8. When you have done, you can use the Canon PIXMA MX397 printer is ready to be used in your computer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MX397 Driver Free Download Installations

How to install Canon PIXMA MX397 Printer with software CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You require CD/DVD drive installed on your personal computer.
  2. A Software/Driver CD Disk of Canon PIXMA MX397 that included with the printer package is needed.
  3. USB Cable as the connector of the printer and computer that included in the printer package.

Follow these instructions for the further installation process of Canon PIXMA MX397 printer with CD Drive.

  1. First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA MX397 printer.
  2. Do not plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX397 printer until needed.
  3. Insert Canon PIXMA MX397 CD disk to the CD/DVD drive on your personal computer and follow the setup wizard from the CD. Follow all of the instructions for the installation.
  4. Connect the USB Cable of Canon PIXMA MX397 printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
  5. Wait until the USB cable Canon PIXMA MX397 is detected and follow the wizard instructions for the further process of the installation.
  6. When it is done, you will find out the Canon PIXMA MX397 printer is ready to use.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
MX397 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.711.7.1.015 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.5 MBDownload
MX397 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
MX397 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.719.1.0a25 MBDownload
MX397 series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0028 MBDownload
MX397 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)5.6525 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.103.5 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.906.5 MBDownload
MX397 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.903 MBDownload
MX397 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.903 MBDownload
MX397 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.101.3 MBDownload
MX397 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive) 2.101.3 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.74.0.02.4 MBDownload
My Printer (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.05.6 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.6.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.5.058 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.72.6.12.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.73.2.0299 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.0293 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.74.6.0102 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)2.6.19.2 MBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.71.6.0879 KBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.6.04.8 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
Setup Manual For MacCA.1.001.9 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.002.1 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For MacCA.1.001 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.1 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For MacCA.1.001.3 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.9 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For MacCA.1.004 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.1 MBDownload
MX397 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.18.8 MBDownload
Fax Manual For MacCA.1.00950 KBDownload
Fax Manual For WindowsCA.1.001020 KBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
MX397 series Getting Started GuideV12.7 MBDownload
Setup Guide for Fax ReceptionV11.4 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver Ver. 3.90 for Linux (Operation guide)3.9074 KBDownload
ScanGear MP Ver. 2.10 for Linux (Operation guide)2.10469 KBDownload

Canon PIXMA MX397 Driver and Software Free Download For Windows, Mac Os & Linux

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MX397. Canon Printer Support provides a download link for the drivers canon series directly from the Canon official site. Just click on the download web link available below and follow the manual instruction or download user guide below to complete the installation process.

Canon PIXMA MX397 Driver & Software Download