Canon i-SENSYS MF231 Driver and User Manual

Tuesday, August 1st 2017. | i-SENSYS Printers

Canon i-SENSYS MF231 Driver and User Manual – If you are looking for an office printer that is able to accommodate your office work without having to buy additional devices, i-SENSYS MF231 can be your solution. As a Canon product, this machine offers a great speed for an office printer, with 23 pages per minute for A4 papers. Using mono laser beam printing, this machine offers the function of the printer, copier, and scanner in just one device. The maximum resolution that is offered is standard for laser printers, with 600 x 600 dpi.

The copier for Canon i-SENSYS MF231 is pretty impressive. It is able to copy up to 999 copies in one cycle. The connectivity, however, is only equipped with USB port, which can be a headache if more than one person wants to operate this machine. It is compatible with several operating systems, such as Mac OS X (version 10.6 and above), Linux, and Windows (Vista and above). The maximum duty cycle per month is suitable for office needs, with 15,000 pages per month.

The size of Canon i-SENSYS MF231 is very compact, with 390 x 317 x 312 mm in width, depth, height respectively and 10.1 kg in weight. With this size, you can place it everywhere without having to prepare too much space.

 

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Canon i-SENSYS MF231 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 (10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)

Canon i-SENSYS MF231 Specification

General
Device TypePrinter / copier / scanner
Printing TechnologyLaser – monochrome
Monthly Duty Cycle (max)15000 pages
PC Connection AvailabilityYes
PC ConnectionUSB 2.0
Display5 lines
Office Machine FeaturesScan to PC
Recommended Monthly Volume500 – 2000 pages
Memory
Standard Memory128 MB
Miscellaneous
Compliant StandardsISO 7779, ISO/IEC 19752, ISO 9296
Consumables Included1 x Cartridge ( black ) – up to 900 pages
First Copy Out Time B/W9 sec
Power
Voltage RequiredAC 230 V ( 50/60Hz )
Power Consumption Operational1120 Watt
Power Consumption Standby4.2 Watt
Power Consumption Sleep1.2 Watt
Environmental Parameters
Sound Emission51 dB (operating)
Min Operating Temperature10 °C
Max Operating Temperature30 °C
Humidity Range Operating20 – 80% (non-condensing)
Connections
Interfaces1 x USB 2.0 – 4 pin USB Type B
Software IncludedDrivers & Utilities, Presto! PageManager
Operating System SupportLinux, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Apple Mac OS X 10.6 or later, Windows 10
Dimensions & Weight
Width39 cm
Depth37.1 cm
Height31.2 cm
Weight10.1 kg
Copying
Exposure ModesText, photo, text and photo
Max Copying SpeedUp to 23 ppm
Max Copying ResolutionUp to 600 x 600 dpi
Grey Scale Half-Tones256
Max Document Enlargement400%
Max Document Reduction25%
Maximum Copies999
Copying FeaturesToner Save, 2 on 1, 4 on 1, ID Card Copy, Memory Sort
Printing
Max Printing ResolutionUp to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Max Printing SpeedUp to 23 ppm
Printer Drivers / EmulationsUFRII LT
First Print Out Time B/W6 sec
Scanning
Colour Depth24 bit
Optical Resolution600 x 600 dpi
Interpolated Resolution9600 x 9600 dpi
Colour Depth (Internal)24 bit
Document & Media Handling
Supported Media TypeEnvelopes, plain paper, cards, labels, recycled paper, bond paper, heavy-weight paper
Max Original Size216 mm width
Original TypeSheets
Standard Media Capacity250 sheets
Output Trays Capacity100 sheets
Document & Media Handling DetailsPaper cassette – 250 sheets size: 76.2 x 210 mm – Legal (216 x 356 mm)/A4 (210 x 297 mm) weight: 60 g/m² – 163 g/m²
Bypass tray – 1 sheet size: 76.2 x 127 mm – Legal (216 x 356 mm)/A4 (210 x 297 mm) weight: 60 g/m² – 163 g/m²
Bypass Feeder Capacity1 sheet
Speed DetailsPrinting: up to 23 ppm ( A4 ) – B/W
Copying: up to 23 ppm ( A4 ) – B/W
Scanning: 3 sec – B/W (300 dpi)
Scanning: 4 sec – colour (300 dpi)
Supported Media SizesANSI A (Letter) (216 x 279 mm), Legal (216 x 356 mm), Executive (184 x 267 mm), A4 (210 x 297 mm), A5 (148 x 210 mm), B5 (176 x 250 mm), Statement (139.7 x 215.9 mm), 76.2 x 127 mm, Oficio (216 x 343 mm), Foolscap (216 x 343 mm), 76.2 x 210 mm
Supported Envelope SizesInternational DL (110 x 220 mm), Com-10 (105 x 241 mm), International C5 (162 x 229 mm), Monarch (98.4 x 190.5 mm)
Min Media Size76.2 x 127 mm
Max Media SizeA4/Legal
Min Media Weight60 g/m²
Max Media Weight163 g/m²
Environmental Standards
ENERGY STAR QualifiedYes

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Canon I-SENSYS MF231Driver & Software Installations

Method 1: How To Install The Canon I-SENSYS MF231Driver With Free Download

In this case, we are going to install Canon I-SENSYS MF231without CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon I-SENSYS MF231. 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 I-SENSYS MF231printer with the Setup File.

  1. First, of course, you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon E650 as well.
  2. Still, try not to connect the I-SENSYS MF231printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
  3. Download the driver setup of Canon I-SENSYS MF231and install it in your computer by following all of the instruction for the installation progress.
  4. Then connect the USB cable of Canon E650 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 I-SENSYS MF231already 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 E650 printer can be used for the printing process.

Method 2: How To Install Canon I-SENSYS MF231Drivers 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 I-SENSYS MF231. You can try to download it from the links provided.
  2. You also require the USB cable of Canon I-SENSYS MF231printer.

How to install:

  1. The first step, turn on all of your devices, in this case, are the computer and the Canon I-SENSYS MF231printer.
  2. Connect the USB cable of Canon E650 from the printer to the computer.
  3. Next, extract I-SENSYS MF231setup 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 driver’s 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 I-SENSYS MF231printer is ready to be used on your computer.

Method 3: Canon I-SENSYS MF231Driver Free Download Installations

How to install Canon I-SENSYS MF231Printer 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 I-SENSYS MF231that 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 I-SENSYS MF231printer with CD Drive.

  1. First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon I-SENSYS MF231printer.
  2. Do not plug in the USB cable of I-SENSYS MF231printer until needed.
  3. Insert Canon E650 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 I-SENSYS MF231printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
  5. Wait until the USB cable Canon E650 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 I-SENSYS MF231printer is ready to use.

How to Install Canon I-SENSYS MF231Printer Driver on Linux

Requirements:

  1. A Linux-run device
  2. A Common Unix Printer Service (CUPS) installed on the device.

Guidelines:

  1. Run the computer and run the CUPS.
  2. Visit the web-based interface.
  3. Open a browser and navigate to localhost: 631.
  4. Connect the printer.
  5. On the browser, go to Administration tab and select Printers.
  6. Select Add Printer.
  7. Enter username and password.
  8. Your printer (Canon I-SENSYS MF231) should be on the list displayed. Select it and press Continue.
  9. CUPS detect and add the printer.
  10. A configuration window will pop up, fill values as needed.
  11. The printer is ready to use.

How to Uninstall Canon I-SENSYS MF231Printer Driver

For Windows:

  1. Look for the Windows button on your device’s keyboard.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Look for Uninstall a Program tab, select it.
  4. Look for the name of the printer driver you wish to uninstall.
  5. Click on the Uninstall button.
  6. Wait until the process is done.

For Mac:

  1. Open Apple Menu.
  2. Select System Preferences.
  3. Select Printers and Scanners.
  4. Choose a printer driver that you wish to uninstall. (Select Canon I-SENSYS MF231if your printer is of that type.)
  5. Click Remove.

For Linux:

  1. Go to Application.
  2. Select System Settings.
  3. Select Printers. Printer window will pop up.
  4. Locate Unlock button on the upper right section, select it.
  5. Enter password.
  6. Locate the Canon I-SENSYS MF231printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

I-SENSYS MF231Wireless Connection Setup

(Note: If the printer is compatible with wireless)

Connecting with WPS

Requirement:

  1. Physical WPS push button must be present.
  2. The network must use WPA or WPA2 security.

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select WLAN Setup icon.
  2. Press the left function button.

Wi-Fi lamp will light up after enabling wireless connection. Printer searches for access that supports WPS.

Step 3

  1. Press and hold WPS button for 5 seconds, release.
  2. Press OK button after 2 minutes.
  3. After the connection is made, press OK to complete setup.

Install software for I-SENSYS MF231.

If the connection still fails, please contact manufacturer.

Standard Connection Method

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select WLAN Setup icon.
  2. Press the left function button.

Wi-Fi lamp will light up after enabling wireless connection. Printer searches for access that supports WPS.

Step 3

  1. Press the Stop/Reset button
  2. Select Standard setup then press OK button to start process of standard setup.

Printer is searching for available wireless network.

  1. Use navigation arrows to select access point (the name of your network). Press OK.

Press left function button to search again if you cannot see your network on the list.

  1. Press OK to input/edit network password (case sensitive).

Use the virtual keyboard to enter a password. Follow the procedure as instructed:

  1. Password is case sensitive. Press the center function button to navigate between numeric, upper case, and lower case.
  2. Use navigation arrows to pick a character on the keyboard, press OK to confirm selection, and move another character.
  3. Repeat step (a) and (b) for more characters to input.
  4. After inputting password, press left function button to complete.
  5. Confirm your password. Press OK to edit, if needed.
  6. Press left function button to complete setup. Press OK.

Follow by installing software for I-SENSYS MF231.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

I-SENSYS MF231- factory default settings

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select Setup icon.
  2. Press the right function button.

Step 3

  1. Use left navigation arrow to select Device Settings.
  2. Press OK.

Step 4

  1. Use up navigation arrow to access LAN settings.
  2. Press OK.
  3. Use down navigation arrow to select Yes for reset setting.
  4. Press OK.
  5. WLAN Settings now reset. A message [Processing….Please wait momentarily] is shown.
  6. Press OK to complete resetting WLAN.

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If you have a printer Canon I-SENSYS MF231, then you will need to surely have the official driver and software to install your printer. If you have none, then you will be glad to know that canonprinterseries.com will give you the official driver and software that you can directly download from this link below. Of course, the steps by step are also easy to follow.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon i-SENSYS MF231 [Windows 64bit] MF231 MFDrivers (UFR II / ScanGear)V21.75148 MBDownload
Canon i-SENSYS MF231 [Windows 32bit] MF231 MFDrivers (UFR II / ScanGear)V21.75148 MBDownload
Canon i-SENSYS MF231 MF Printer Driver & Utilities for Macintosh [Mac OS : 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11/10.12]V10.7.047 MBDownload
Canon i-SENSYS MF231/MF244dw/MF232w/MF231 User's GuideUSRMA139805.1 MBDownload
Canon i-SENSYS MF231/MF244dw/MF232w/MF231 Getting StartedFT6168800015 MBDownload
[Windows] 230 Series MF Driver Installation GuideUSRM262292453 KBDownload
MF244dw/MF232w/MF231/MF230 User's GuideUSRMA139805.1 MBDownload
MF244dw/MF232w/MF231/MF230 Getting StartedFT6168800015 MBDownload
[Windows] MF240Series/230Series MF Driver Installation GuideUSRM262292453 KBDownload

Manuals are available in PDF format and HTML format

PDF format

Memo: File names having the extension.pdf are PDF files.
You need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to read PDF files.

Follow the instructions below to download manuals in PDF format.

  • Click the file name you want to download. The download will start automatically.
  • Files will be saved on the computer desktop.
  • Double-click the downloaded file to open it.

HTML format

Follow the instructions below to download the compressed files on Windows.

  • Click the file link, select Save, and specify the directory to save the file. The download will start automatically.
  • Downloaded files will be saved in the specified folder in a self-extracting form (.exe format).
  • Double-click the files to decompress them and save them in the same folder.
  • To open and HTML format manual double-click the file.html in the folder.

Follow the instruction below to download the compressed files on Macintosh.

  • Click the file name you want to download. The download will start automatically.
  • Files will be saved on the computer desktop.
  • Double-click the downloaded files. Files will be decompressed automatically, and the Photo Application Guide folder will be created on your computer’s desktop.
  • To open an HTML-format manual, double-click the file.html in the folder.

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Canon i-SENSYS MF231 Driver and User Manual For Windows, Mac, Linux

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon I-SENSYS MF231on canonprinterseries.com that provides a download link for the driver and software directly from the Canon official site. Just click on the download web link available below and follow the manual instruction or you can also download user manual below to complete the installation process.

Canon I-SENSYS MF231 Driver and Software Download