Canon PIXMA E480 Driver Download and User Manual

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Canon PIXMA E480 Driver Download and User Manual For Windows, Mac, Linux – Who said you could not get such economist printing device with the high-end specification for supporting your jobs? Well, have you ever considered PIXMA E480 as your main printing device at the office? If the answer is no, you need to consider this ultimate printer which comes with the integrated functional feature, seriously, so that you can get such brilliant documents at once.

Designated as an office printer, Canon E480 has office-centric feature for supporting your home-office needs, including printing, copying, scanning, and also fax, all in one device. It means you do not have to buy a separate device for the different task as you used to do since this series has the better capability on it. The additional feature such as Automatic Document Feeder for fax function also functions well with your job description.

By using Canon PIXMA E480, you do not need to maintain the bulky adaptor since Wi-Fi connectivity has already equipped on this printer. Whenever you are activating the Quiet Mode, it will also reduce the noise produced by this printer. Thus, you can connect numerous device into this printer and then perform printing wirelessly. For better information, you can also change this printer as shared-printer upon your working environment.

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Canon PIXMA E480 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) / Linux

Canon PIXMA E480 Specification

Printer
Maximum Printing Resolution4800 (horizontal) x 1200 (vertical) dpi
Print Head / InkType:FINE Cartridge
Number of Nozzles:Total 1,280 nozzles
Ink Droplet Size (minimum)2pl
Ink Tank:PG-47, CL-57
Print SpeedDocument: ColESAT / SimplexApprox. 4.4ipm
Document: B / WESAT / SimplexApprox. 8.8ipm
Photo (4 x 6″)PP-201 / Borderless70secs.
Printable WidthUp to 203.2mm (8-inch), Borderless: Up to 216mm (8.5-inch)
Printable AreaBorderless Printing*3Top / Bottom / Right / Left margin: each 0mm
(Supported Paper Size: A4, LTR, 4 x 6″, 5 x 7″, 8 x 10″)
Bordered PrintingTop margin: 3mm, Bottom margin: 5mm, Left / Right margin: each 3.4mm (LTR, LGL: Left: 6.4mm, Right: 6.3mm)
Recommended Printing AreaTop margin: 32.5mm / Bottom margin: 33.5mm
Paper SizeA4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL, 4 x 6″, 5 x 7″, 8 x 10″, Envelopes (DL, COM10), Custom size (width 101.6mm – 215.9mm, length 152.4mm – 676mm)
Paper Handling (Front Tray)
(Maximum Number)
Plain PaperA4, 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 Pro Luster (LU-101)A4=10
Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss (SG-201)4 x 6″=20, A4, 8 x 10″=10
Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” (GP-601)4 x 6″=20, A4=10
Matte Photo Paper (MP-101)4 x 6″=20, A4=10
EnvelopeEuropean DL / US Com. #10=5
Paper WeightFront TrayPlain Paper: 64-105 g/m2 , Canon specialty paper: max paper weight : approx. 300g/m2 (Photo Paper Pro Platinum PT-101)
Ink End SensorDot count
Print Head AlignmentManual
Scan
Scanner TypeFlatbed & ADF
Scanning MethodCIS (Contact Image Sensor)
Optical Resolution600 x 1200dpi
Selectable Resolution25 – 19200dpi
Scanning Bit Depth (Input / Output)Grayscale:16bits / 8bits
Colour:48bits / 24bits (RGB each 16bits / 8bits )
Line Scanning SpeedGrayscale:1.2ms/line (300dpi)
Colour:3.5ms/line (300dpi)
Scanning SpeedReflective:
A4 Colour / 300dpi
Approx. 15secs.
Maximum Document SizeFlatbed:A4, LTR (216 × 297mm)
ADF:A4, LTR (216 × 297mm)
(ADF: A4, LTR, LGL)
Copy
Maximum Document SizeA4, LTR (216×297mm)
(ADF: A4, LTR, LGL)
Compatible MediaSize:A4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL, 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-601)
Matte Photo Paper (MP-101)
Image Quality3 positions (Fast, Standard, High)
Density Adjustment9 positions, Auto intensity (AE copy)*
*Not supported for ADF
Copy SpeedDocument: Colour:
sFCOT / Simplex:
Approx. 28secs.
Document: Colour:
sESAT / Simplex:
Approx. 3.6ipm
Document (ADF): Colour
ESAT / Simplex
Approx. 2.7ipm
Multiple CopyBlack / Colour:max. 99 pages
Fax
TypeDesktop Transceiver (Super G3 / Colour Communication)
Applicable LinePSTN (Public Switched Telephone Network)
Transmission SpeedBlack:Approx. 3secs. (33.6kbps)
Colour:Approx. 1min. (33.6kbps)
Fax ResolutionBlack:8pels/mm x 3.85lines/mm (Standard)
8pels/mm x 7.7lines/mm (Fine)
300dpi x 300dpi (Extra Fine)
Colour:200 x 200dpi
Print SizeA4, LTR, LGL
Scanning Width208mm (A4), 214mm (LTR)
Modem Speedmaximum 33.6kbps (Automatic fall back)
CompressionBlack:MH, MR, MMR
Colour:JPEG
GradationBlack:256 levels
Colour:24bit Full colour (RGB each 8bit)
ECM (Error Correction Mode)ITU-T T.30 compatible
Group Dialing:max. 19 locations
Transmission / Reception MemoryApprox. 50 pages
PC Fax
TypeWindows: via FAX modem (in MFP), Mac: N/A
Destination Number1 location
Black / ColourB / W transmission only
Network
ProtocolTCP/IP
Wireless LANNetwork Type:IEEE802.11n / IEEE802.11g / IEEE802.11b
Frequency Band:2.4GHz
Channel:1 – 13
Range:indoor 50m (depends on the transmission speed and conditions)
Security:WEP64 / 128bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES)
General Specifications
Operation PanelDisplayFull dot
ADFPaper Handling (Plain Paper)A4, LTR=20, LGL=5
InterfaceUSB 2.0 Hi-Speed
Apple AirPrintAvailable
Google Cloud PrintAvailable
PIXMA Cloud Linkfrom smartphone or tabletAvailable
PIXMA Printing SolutionsAvailable
Access Point ModeAvailable
Operating Environment*13Temperature: 5 – 35°C; Humidity: 10 – 90% RH (no dew condensation)
Recommended Environment*14Temperature: 15 -30°C; Humidity: 10 – 80% RH (no dew condensation)
Storage EnvironmentTemperature: 0 – 40°C; Humidity: 5 – 95% RH (no dew condensation)
Acoustic Noise (PC Print)Photo (4 x 6″)*15Approx. 44.5 dB(A)
PowerAC100 – 240V, 50 / 60Hz
Power ConsumptionOFF:Approx. 0.3W
Standby (scanning lamp is off, connected to PC via USB):Approx. 0.9W
Copying*16
(connected to PC via USB)
Approx. 7W
EnvironmentRegulation:RoHS (EU, China), WEEE (EU)
Eco-Label:Energy Star
Duty Cycleup to 1,000 pages/month
Dimension (W x D x H)Approx. 435 x 295 x 189mm
WeightApprox. 5.9kg

Canon PIXMA E480 Driver & Software Installations

Method 1: How To Install The Canon PIXMA E480 Driver With Free Download

In this case, we are going to install Canon PIXMA E480 without CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon PIXMA E480. 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 E480 printer with the Setup File.

  1. First, of course, you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon E480 as well.
  2. Still, try not to connect the PIXMA E480 printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
  3. Download the driver setup of Canon PIXMA E480 and install it in your computer by following all of the instruction for the installation progress.
  4. Then connect the USB cable of Canon E480 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 E480 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 E480 printer can be used for the printing process.

Method 2: How To Install Canon PIXMA E480 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 E480. You can try to download it from the links provided.
  2. You also require the USB cable of Canon PIXMA E480 printer.

How to install:

  1. The first step, turn on all of your devices, in this case, are the computer and the Canon PIXMA E480 printer.
  2. Connect the USB cable of Canon E480 from the printer to the computer.
  3. Next, extract PIXMA E480 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 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 PIXMA E480 printer is ready to be used on your computer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA E480 Driver Free Download Installations

How to install Canon PIXMA E480 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 E480 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 E480 printer with CD Drive.

  1. First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA E480 printer.
  2. Do not plug in the USB cable of PIXMA E480 printer until needed.
  3. Insert Canon E480 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 PIXMA E480 printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
  5. Wait until the USB cable Canon E480 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 E480 printer is ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA E480 Printer 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 PIXMA E480) 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 PIXMA E480 Printer 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 PIXMA E480 if 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 PIXMA E480 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA E480 Wireless 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 PIXMA E480.

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 PIXMA E480.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA E480 – 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.

If you have a printer Canon PIXMA E480, then you will need to surely have the official driver & 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 & software that you can directly download from this link below. Of course, the steps by step are also easy to follow.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA E480 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.150 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0232 MBDownload
E480 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.8518 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows XP (32-bit)2.6.29.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows XP (32-bit)3.3.1293 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)2.7.09.1 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)1.7.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.7.058 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)3.5.1294 MBDownload
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
PIXMA E480 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)1.415 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)16.10.0.014 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.1.31.7 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.7)2.6.22.2 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)2.3.425 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.7.1102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)3.5.1300 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)2.7.01.8 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.7.05.6 MBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)1.6.0879 KBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.7)2.1.621 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)5.10515 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)5.10269 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)5.10395 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.10236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.10213 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)3.10204 KBDownload
Getting Started Guide (device setup part)2.00782 KBDownload
PIXMA E480 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.011 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.015 MBDownload
Getting Started Guide (software installation part)1.002.9 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.7617 KBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.52.8 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 Tutorial2.00155 KBDownload
E480 series Getting Started Guide (device setup part)V11.6 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.011 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.011 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA E480 - Printer Safety Guide1.00200 KBDownload
PIXMA E480 - Fax Setup Guide1.00382 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)3.1085 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)5.1072 KBDownload

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Canon PIXMA E480 Driver Download 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 PIXMA E480 on canonprinterseries.com that provides a download link for the driver & 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 PIXMA E480 Driver & Software Download