Canon PIXMA E481 Drivers Printer and User Manual

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Canon PIXMA E481 Drivers Printer and User Manual For Windows, Mac, Linux – PIXMA E481 comes with better appearance and stylish design you will never find in another brand. Known as multifunction printer, this series has numerous function to support your basic needs, either for home use, small business, or home business, so that you do not need to buy three different devices for printing, scanning, and also copying. By using this device, you can perform these three functions all in one device.

Besides its compact design and eye-catching appearance, Canon E481 also has smaller dimension and size so it has higher flexibility when you want to place this device on your crowded desk. In the other hand, as fast speed printing becomes its strength, you only need to wait for about 4ipm for finishing the monochrome printing, and 8ipm for color printing. Of course, each with brilliant color produced.

Even though known as an economical printing device, Canon PIXMA E 481 able for printing up to 400 pages since it supported with its ink cartridges available in higher capacity. For more economist reason, the Automatic Document Feeder equipped on this device is really useful whenever you want to reduce the paper usage by printing on both sides of the sheet, automatically. Overall, this is the right printer for your needs.

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COMPATIBILITYSPECIFICATIONHOW TO SETUPDOWNLOAD LINKS

Canon PIXMA E481 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

Specification Canon PIXMA E481

Printer
Print Speed (up to)4″ x 6″ Borderless Photo: Approx. 70 seconds
Print Speed (Approx)Black:ESAT: Approx. 8.8 ipm
Color:ESAT: Approx. 4.4 ipm
Number of NozzlesColor: 960 / Pigment Black: 320 / Total: 1,280
Picoliter Size (color)2 and 5
Print Resolution (Up to)Color:Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
Black:Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Ink CompatibilityPG-44XL XL Black Ink Cartridge
PG-44 Black Ink Cartridge
CL-54XL XL Color Ink Cartridge
CL-54 Color Ink Cartridge
Paper SizesA4, A5, B5, 10 x 15cm (4” x 6”), 13 x 18cm (5” x 7”), 8” x 10” (20 x 25cm) Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelopes
Automatic Sheet Feeder100 Sheets
ADF20: 20 Sheets
Paper CompatibilityPlain: Plain Paper, High Resolution Paper;
Super High Gloss: Photo Paper Pro Platinum;
Glossy: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy;
Matte: Matte Photo Paper;
Printer FeaturesAirPrint, Borderless Printing, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Special Filters, Google Cloud Print, My Image Garden, Photo Printing, PIXMA Printing Solutions, Template Print, Quiet Mode, Wireless Printing,Pixma Cloud Link, Creative Park Premium
Copier
Copy Speed (up to)ESAT: Color: 3.6 ipm
Reduction / Enlargement25% – 400%
Copy FeaturesAuto Document Feeder (ADF), AE (Auto Exposure) Copy, Borderless Copy, Collated Copy, 2-on-1 Copy, 4-on-1 Copy, Fit-to-Page, Preset Copy Ratios, Frame Erase Copy (Flatbed), Zoom
Scanner
Scanning ElementContact Image Sensor (CIS)
Max. Resolutions1200 x 2400 dpi (Optical)
19,200 x 19,200 dpi (Interpolated)
ADF: 600 x 600 dpi (Optical)
Scanner FeaturesAuto Scan Mode6, Network Scan, PDF Password Security, Push Scan, Send to Cloud
Color Depth48-bit internal/24-bit external
Max. Document SizeFlatbed: 8.5” x 11” (21.6 x 27.94cm)
ADF: 88.5” x 14” (21.6 x 35.56cm)
Fax
Modem Speed33.6 Kbps (Super G3 color FAX)
Transmission Speed (approx.)Black: Approx. 3 sec per page
Color: Approx. 1 min per page
Memory CapacityApprox. 50 Pages
Group Dialing19 Locations
Fax FeaturesAnswering Machine Connectivity, Caller Rejection, Check RX Fax Info., Dial Search, Extra Fine Mode, Fax Reception Reject, Fax Num¬ber Re-Entry, Memory Transmission, Redial, Remote Reception
General
Other FeaturesFull Dot Matrix LCD, Access Point Mode, Auto Power Off, Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology, Fully Integrated Auto Document Feeder (ADF), Quiet Mode, Wireless Printing
OS CompatibilityComputer Operating Systems:
Windows® 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7,
Windows 7 SP1, Window Vista SP1, Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3 32-bit
Mac OS X v10.7.5 – v10.10Mobile Operating Systems: iOS, Android,
Windows RT
Standard InterfaceWireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)
Hi-Speed USB
Dimension (W x D x H)17.2″ (W) x 11.7″ (D) x 7.5″ (H)
Weight17.2 lbs.

Canon PIXMA E481 Driver & Software Installations

Method 1: How To Install The Canon PIXMA E481 Driver With Free Download

In this case, we are going to install Canon PIXMA E481 without CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon PIXMA E481. 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 E481 printer with the Setup File.

  1. First, of course, you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon E481 as well.
  2. Still, try not to connect the PIXMA E481 printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
  3. Download the driver setup of Canon PIXMA E481 and install it in your computer by following all of the instruction for the installation progress.
  4. Then connect the USB cable of Canon E481 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 E481 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 E481 printer can be used for the printing process.

Method 2: How To Install Canon PIXMA E481 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 E481. You can try to download it from the links provided.
  2. You also require the USB cable of Canon PIXMA E481 printer.

How to install:

  1. The first step, turn on all of your devices, in this case, are the computer and the Canon PIXMA E481 printer.
  2. Connect the USB cable of Canon E481 from the printer to the computer.
  3. Next, extract PIXMA E481 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 E481 printer is ready to be used on your computer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA E481 Driver Free Download Installations

How to install Canon PIXMA E481 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 E481 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 E481 printer with CD Drive.

  1. First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA E481 printer.
  2. Do not plug in the USB cable of PIXMA E481 printer until needed.
  3. Insert Canon E481 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 E481 printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
  5. Wait until the USB cable Canon E481 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 E481 printer is ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA E481 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 E481) 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 E481 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 E481 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 E481 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA E481 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 E481.

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 E481.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA E481 – 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 E481, 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 E481 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 E481 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0232 MBDownload
PIXMA E481 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 E481 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)1.415 MBDownload
PIXMA E481 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 E481 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.011 MBDownload
PIXMA E481 (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
PIXMA E481 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 E481 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.011 MBDownload
PIXMA E481 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA E481 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.011 MBDownload
PIXMA E481 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA E481 - Printer Safety Guide1.00200 KBDownload
PIXMA E481 - 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 E481 Drivers Printer 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 E481 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 E481 Driver and Software Download