Canon PIXMA iX6540 Driver Download & User Manual

Thursday, May 11th 2017. | iX Series

If you are thinking to place the device which can do multifunction works in your workplace, then the PIXMA iX6540 will be the right choice for you since it can give you all your needs on only one machine. This printer has a lot of abilities and finest specification that you have never expected before. Then, before you are going to purchase this printer, it is better for you to know about the specification and the features that this printer has.

Deciding a multifunction printer that can do all the jobs such as printing, copying, and scanning sometimes is easy but at the same time, it can be hard, especially when you does not have any ideas which one that you should choose to be placed in your workplace. Canon iX6540 has produced to complete that situation. It comes with the basic reason such as the affordable prices. Furthermore, the A4 ISO ESAT technology is the other reason for you to choose this printer rather than the other printer series.

This Canon PIXMA iX 6540 has a minimalist and elegant design so the appearance will be suitable to be placed in any kinds of workplaces. The high-end specification and system in it can bring this printer into the next level of the printer that you have experienced before.

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Canon PIXMA iX6540 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 (10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/10.5/10.4) Linux

Canon PIXMA iX6540 Specification

Print
Speed Colour Up to 8.1ipm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 11.3 ipm Mono Print
Product Group Output A3
Printer Resolution 9600 x 2400 dpi Print
Speed Photo 44 Seconds
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) USB
USB Port Yes
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible
System Requirements Windows 7: 1 GHz CPU, 1 GB RAM (32bit) / 2 GB RAM (64bit) Windows Vista (32 and 64bit): 1 GHz CPU, 512MB RAM Windows XP SP2, SP3: 300 MHz CPU, 128 MB RAM Browser: Internet Explorer 6 CD-ROM Drive Display: SVGA 800 x 600 Mac OS X 10.6: Intel CPU, 1 GB RAM Mac OS X 10.5: Intel or PowerPC CPU (G4, G5, 867 MHz or faster), 512 MB RAM Mac OS X 10.4.11: Intel or PowerPC CPU (G5, G4, G3), 256 MB RAM Browser: Safari 3 CD-ROM Drive Display: XGA 1024 x 768
Media Handling
Paper Trays 1
Paper Handling Input 1 150 Sheet Input Tray
Maximum Paper Size A3
Media Supported Plain Paper, High Resolution Paper (HR-101), Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), Photo Stickers (PS-101), T-Shirt Transfer (TR-301)
Paper Size A3+, A3, B4, A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 25 x 30cm (10 x 12 in), 20 x 25cm (8 x 10 in), 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm
Sheet Weight Sheet Feeder: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to 300 g/m²
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Technology Inkjet Printer
Case Colour Black
Dimensions 549 (W)× 299 (D) × 159 (H) mm – Weight 7.6kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 5 to 35C – Humidity 10 to 90%
Noise Level 45.0 dB
Power Consumption Printing/Standby/Sleep Modes 20W/1.3W
Product Summary Canon PIXMA iX6540 A3 Colour Inkjet Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz
Consumable Info
Number of Inks,Colours/Droplet Size 6 / 2pl
Number of Print Cartridges 6
Software
Software Included Windows: Easy-PhotoPrint EX, Easy-WebPrint EX¹, Full HD Movie Print², Solution Menu EX Mac: Easy-PhotoPrint EX, Easy-WebPrint EX¹, Full HD Movie Print², Solution Menu EX

Canon PIXMA IX6540 Driver & Software Installations

Method 1: How To Install The Canon PIXMA IX6540 Driver With Free Download

In this case, we are going to install Canon PIXMA IX6540 without CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon PIXMA IX6540. 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 IX6540 printer with the Setup File.

  1. First, of course, you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon IX6540 as well.
  2. Still, try not to connect the PIXMA IX6540 printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
  3. Download the driver setup of Canon PIXMA IX6540 and install it in your computer by following all of the instruction for the installation progress.
  4. Then connect the USB cable of Canon IX6540 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 IX6540 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 IX6540 printer can be used for the printing process.

Method 2: How To Install Canon PIXMA IX6540 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 IX6540. You can try to download it from the links provided.
  2. You also require the USB cable of Canon PIXMA IX6540 printer.

How to install:

  1. The first step, turn on all of your devices, in this case, are the computer and the Canon PIXMA IX6540 printer.
  2. Connect the USB cable of Canon IX6540 from the printer to the computer.
  3. Next, extract PIXMA IX6540 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 IX6540 printer is ready to be used on your computer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA IX6540 Driver Free Download Installations

How to install Canon PIXMA IX6540 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 IX6540 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 IX6540 printer with CD Drive.

  1. First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA IX6540 printer.
  2. Do not plug in the USB cable of PIXMA IX6540 printer until needed.
  3. Insert Canon IX6540 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 IX6540 printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
  5. Wait until the USB cable Canon IX6540 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 IX6540 printer is ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA IX6540 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 IX6540) 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 IX6540 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 IX6540 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 IX6540 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA IX6540 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 IX6540.

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 IX6540.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA IX6540 – 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 IX6540, 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
Canon iX6540 Printer Driver (Windows XP)2.56a17 MBDownload
Canon iX6540 Printer Driver (Windows XP x64)2.56a9.3 MBDownload
Canon iX6540 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.56a23 MBDownload
Canon iX6540 Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)2.56c17 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
My Image Garden (Windows XP)3.3.1293 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows XP)2.6.19.2 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows XP x64)1.7.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.7.058 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (Windows XP x64)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP64/2000/Me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
Canon iX6540 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)16.10.0.015 MBDownload
Canon iX6540 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
Printer Driver for Mac OS X (10.4/10.5)7.37.07.2 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
My Image Garden (OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)1.4.14.9 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.5)2.0.15.8 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
Linux IJ printer driver source file3.505.9 MBDownload
Linux IJ Printer Driver3.507.1 MBDownload
Canon iX6540 User Manual (Windows)1.108.8 MBDownload
Canon iX6540 User Manual (Mac)1.0118 MBDownload
Canon iX6540 User Manual (OS X 10.4/10.5)1.0018 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA iX6540 Driver Download & User Manual For Windows, MacOS and Linux

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA IX6540 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 IX6540 Driver & Software Download