If you have so many tasks in your home office, depend on this Canon PIXMA MX474. This printer is suitable for your home office solution since it offers the all in one feature that lets you not only print your document, but also copy it, scanning it, and sending it as a fax. You can have this printer with affordable price in the market. Still it is added with the wireless connectivity to ease you transfer your data right from your gadget and share it with other user around your area.
Like Canon PIXMA iP4900, the auto document feeder in Canon PIXMA MX474 can load paper for 30 sheets. The printer also has faster speed, so producing more photos and texts will be so much possible during limited time. This MX 474 uses the XL Fine ink cartridge to prevent the high cost of ink replacement.
With this Canon PIXMA MX 474, you can have high resolution output on printing up to 4800 x 1200 dpi for color and 600 x 600 dpi for mono. Scanning is magnificent too. It comes with the resolution of 1200 x 2400 dpi. The AirPrint feature lets you experience the easiness to transfer data from your smartphone and gadget.
Canon PIXMA MX474 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 / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) / Linux
Canon PIXMA MX474 Specification
|Print Resolution||Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi|
|Print Technology||2 FINE Cartridges (BK, CL)|
|Inkjet system with 2pl (min.) ink droplet size|
|Mono Document Print Speed||Approx. 9.7 ipm|
|Colour Document Print Speed||Approx. 5.5 ipm|
|Photo Print Speed||Borderless 10x15cm: Approx. 46 seconds¹|
|Borderless Printing||Yes (A4, LTR, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm)|
|Two Sided Printing||Manual|
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|Scanner Type||Flatbed, ADF and CIS colour scanner|
|Scanner Resolution (Optical)||Up to 1200 x 2400 dpi|
|A4 Scan Speed||Approx. 15 seconds|
|Maximum Document Size||Flatbed: A4, LTR (216x297mm)|
|ADF: A4, LTR, LGL|
|Scanning Depth (Input / Output)||Colour: 48 bit / 24 bit|
|Greyscale: 16 bit / 8 bit|
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|Copy Speed Colour Document||sFCOT: Approx. 24 seconds¹|
|sESAT: Approx. 4.7 ipm¹|
|sESAT ADF: Approx. 4.3 ipm¹|
|Multiple Copy||1 to 99 pages|
|Copy functions||Document Copying, Photo Copying, Fit-to-Page Copying, Borderless Copying|
|Copy quality settings||Fast, Standard, High|
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|Fax Type||Super G3 / Colour|
|Fax Resolution||Mono: up to 300 x 300dpi|
|Colour: 200 x 200 dpi|
|Fax Speed||Mono: approx. 3 sec. (33.6kbps)|
|Colour: approx. 1 min. (33.6kbps)|
|Fax Memory||Up to 50 pages|
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|Standard Ink Cartridges||PG-440 (Black)|
|Optional XL Ink Cartridges||PG-440XL (Black XL)|
|CL-441XL (Colour XL)|
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|PBK (Pigment Black)||Standard: 180 document pages or 2,465 photos*|
|Optional XL: 600 document pages or 7,560 photos*|
|CL (Colour – CMY)||Standard: 180 document pages or 69 photos|
|Optional XL: 400 document pages or 150 photos|
|Testing standards||ISO/IEC 24711 for A4 colour document pages|
|ISO/IEC 29102 for 10x15cm colour borderless photos|
|Values obtained by continuous printing|
|* Estimated supplemental yield|
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|Paper Types||Plain Paper|
|Envelopes (DL, COM10)|
|Canon Pro Platinum (PT-101)|
|Canon Pro Luster (LU-101)|
|Canon Plus Glossy II (PP-201)|
|Canon Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)|
|Canon Glossy Everyday Use (GP-501)|
|Canon Matte (MP-101)|
|Canon High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)|
|Canon Photo Stickers (PS-101)|
|Canon T-Shirt Transfer (TR-301)|
|Maximum Paper Input||Max. 100 sheets of plain paper|
|Max. 20 sheets of photo paper|
|Paper Sizes||A4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm|
|Paper Weight||Plain paper: 64 – 105 g/m²|
|Canon photo paper up to 300 g/m² (PT-101)|
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|Wired Connections||Hi-Speed USB|
|Wireless Connections||Wi-Fi IEEE802.11 b/g/n¹|
|Access Point Mode|
|Applications Support||PIXMA Printing Solutions app¹|
|Google Cloud Print|
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|Supported Operating Systems||Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista SP1 & SP2 / XP SP3 32-bit|
|Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later|
|Supported Mobile Systems||iOS (PIXMA Printing Solutions app, AirPrint)|
|Android (PIXMA Printing Solutions app)|
|Minimum System Requirements||Windows: Internet Explorer 8, internet connection or CD-ROM|
|Mac: Safari 5 and internet connection|
|Display: 1024 x 768 XGA|
|Software Included||MP Driver with Scanning Utility|
|My Image Garden|
|Easy-WebPrint EX (plug-in for IE8 or higher)|
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|Display Type & Size||Full dot LCD display|
|Display languages||English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovene, Turkish, Greek, Slovakian, Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Romanian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Indonesian|
|Automatic Document Feeder||Up to 30-sheets|
|Dimensions (W x D x H)||458 x 385 x 200 mm|
|Power Source||AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz|
|Power Consumption||Standby: Approx. 1.1 W (Wi-Fi connection to PC)|
|Off: Approx. 0.3 W|
|Copying: Approx. 18 W|
|Acoustic Noise Levels||Approx. 43.0 dB(A)|
|Recommended Operating Environment||Temperature: 15-30°C|
|Humidity: 10-80%RH (no dew condensation)|
|Duty Cycle||up to 3,000 pages / month|
|Print Resolution||Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch|
|Mono Document Print Speed||Document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.|
|Colour Document Print Speed||Document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.|
|Photo Print Speed||Photo print speed is based on default driver setting using ISO/JIS-SCID N2 standard on Canon Photo Paper Plus Glossy II and does not take into account data processing time on host computer.|
|Scanner Resolution (Optical)||Optical resolution is a measure of maximum hardware sampling resolution based on ISO 14473 standard. When scanning in high resolution, the scan size is restricted.|
|A4 Scan Speed||Colour document scan speed is measured with ISO/IEC 24735 Annex C Test Chart A. Scan speed indicates the time measured between pressing the scan button of the scanner driver and the on-screen status display turns off.|
|Copy Speed Colour Document||Colour document copy speed is measured based on average of sFCOT and sESAT in Performance Test of ISO/IEC 29183 standard.|
|Fax Speed||Fax transmission speed is based on default setting using ITU-T No.1 chart for mono and Canon Colour Fax Test Sheet for colour. Actual transmission speed may vary depending on document complexity, fax settings at receiving end, and line conditions etc.|
|Wireless Connections||Wi-Fi frequency band: 2.4GHz, Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP, Administration password|
|Applications Support||PIXMA Printing Solutions is Canon’s free application for smartphones and tablets. Not available in certain countries or regions.|
|Power Consumption||When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.|
|Acoustic Noise Levels||When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings.|
Canon PIXMA MX474 Driver & Software Installations
Method 1: How To Install The Canon PIXMA MX474 Driver With Free Download
In this case, we are going to install Canon PIXMA MX474 without CD (Automatic Wizard)
What you need:
- You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon PIXMA MX474. For the file of the driver setup, you simply click the link below for the download.
- 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 MX474 printer with the Setup File.
- First, of course you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon PIXMA MX474 as well.
- Still try not to connect the Canon PIXMA MX474 printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
- Download the driver setup of Canon PIXMA MX474 and install it in your computer by following all of the instruction for the installation progress.
- Then connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX474 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 MX474 already detected in the computer, it will go to further instructions.
- Follow the wizard instructions to finish the installation process.
- When it is finished, the Canon PIXMA MX474 printer can be used for the printing process.
Method 2: How To Install Canon PIXMA MX474 Drivers Manually
When you choose this method, you need the help of “Add a printer” option from the Windows inbuilt feature.
What you need:
- You are obliged to have the Software/Driver Setup file of Canon PIXMA MX474. You can try to download it from the links provided.
- You also require the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX474 printer.
How to install:
- The first step, turn on all of your devices in this case are the computer and the Canon PIXMA MX474 printer.
- Connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX474 from the printer to the computer.
- Next, extract Canon PIXMA MX474 setup file and also their extracted location (it will be commonly found in TEMP folder)
- Click Start à Control Panel à View Devices & Printer (for Windows 7 and Vista OS). For XP OS, you can click on “Fax & Printers.
- Click on “Add a printer.”
- When it has been ready and adjusted for the drivers location, give it the path where you extracted the setup file.
- Follow all of the wizard instructions to finish the installation.
- When you have done, you can use the Canon PIXMA MX474 printer is ready to be used in your computer.
Method 3: Canon PIXMA MX474 Driver Free Download Installations
How to install Canon PIXMA MX474 Printer with software CD (Automatic Wizard)
What you need:
- You require CD/DVD drive installed on your personal computer.
- A Software/Driver CD Disk of Canon PIXMA MX474 that included with the printer package is needed.
- 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 MX474 printer with CD Drive.
- First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA MX474 printer.
- Do not plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX474 printer until needed.
- Insert Canon PIXMA MX474 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.
- Connect the USB Cable of Canon PIXMA MX474 printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
- Wait until the USB cable Canon PIXMA MX474 is detected and follow the wizard instructions for the further process of the installation.
- When it is done, you will find out the Canon PIXMA MX474 printer is ready to use.
|PIXMA MX474 series Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||1.1||49 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||1.01||24 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)||220.127.116.11||16 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series Full Driver & Software Package (OS X)||1.2||9.9 MB||Download|
|ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)||3.3.4||3.1 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)||18.104.22.168||16 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||5.75||18 MB||Download|
|ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)||4.1.3||2 MB||Download|
|ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)||2.30||2.5 MB||Download|
|IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)||4.10||7.3 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)||2.30||1.2 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)||4.10||1.5 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)||4.10||1.4 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)||2.30||1.2 MB||Download|
|Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||4.7.0||58 MB||Download|
|Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)||4.7.0||102 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)||3.5.0||300 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||3.5.0||294 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (OS X v10.7)||3.2.0||299 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (Windows XP)||3.3.0||293 MB||Download|
|IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)||2.1.6||21 MB||Download|
|Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)||4.6.1||5.6 MB||Download|
|Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)||4.6.0||102 MB||Download|
|Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||2.6.1||9.2 MB||Download|
|My Printer (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||3.3.0||5.6 MB||Download|
|Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||1.6.0||15 MB||Download|
|Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||4.5.0||58 MB||Download|
|Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)||2.6.1||2.2 MB||Download|
|Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)||1.6.0||879 KB||Download|
|Speed Dial Utility (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||1.6.0||4.8 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)||3.1.0||298 MB||Download|
|Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)||2.5.0||2.4 MB||Download|
|IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.6)||2.0.12||20 MB||Download|
|Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)||4.4.1||5.3 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)||1.2||8.8 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)||1.2||12 MB||Download|
|Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)||V2.6||1.1 MB||Download|
|Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)||V2.6||1.1 MB||Download|
|Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)||V3.2||11 MB||Download|
|Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)||V3.2||11 MB||Download|
|ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)||2.30||471 KB||Download|
|IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)||4.10||78 KB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series Getting Started Guide||V1||2.7 MB||Download|
|PIXMA MX474 series Getting Started Guide||V1||2.6 MB||Download|
|Setting Up the FAX||V1||2.1 MB||Download|
Canon PIXMA MX474 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 MX474. canonprinterseries.com provides a download link for the driver & software 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.