Canon PIXMA MP496 Driver & Software Download

Sunday, January 1st 2017. | MP Series

Many of you might have been using the old version of PIXMA MP480. If you are one of those people, then you will be glad to know that the latest version of Canon PIXMA MP496 is coming to hit the market. This printer is still considered as one basic printer that you can use for many different purposes such as printing, scanning, and copying. Even though, there are some slight improvements that you can surely get from this latest version.

As with the Canon PIXMA MP236, there are some subtle improvements that you can surely get from this printer. The major one comes from the better color printing quality. You can make sure, that this basic printer of Canon PIXMA MP496 can give you the decent color printing result that you want. This one is great news for those who love to use the old version of MP480 for color printing needs.

Since the printer is not getting too many additions, you can make sure that the price of this printer is still as affordable as its predecessor was, PIXMA MP480. Yes, you will not need to worry about the price since Canon PIXMA MP496 is tagged around 110 dollars only. That one is still considerably affordable for many households.

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Canon PIXMA MP496 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 XP (x64) / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11)

Canon PIXMA MP496 Specification

PIXMA MP496
Maximum Resolution (dpi)4800(horizontal) x 1200(vertical)
Print head / Ink
Smallest Ink droplet size2pl
InkPG-810 (Pigment Black), CL-811 (Dye C/M/Y)
Optional ink cartridge: PG-810 XL (Pigment Black), CL-811 XL (Dye C/M/Y)
Ink Capacity Standard (approx. figure)
A4 Color DocumentPG-810: 220 sheets / CL-811: 244 sheets
Optional ink cartridge: PG-810 XL: 401 sheets / CL-41:349 sheets
4R Photo (4″ x 6″)PG-810: 2955 sheets / CL-811: 83 sheets
Optional ink cartridge: PG-810 XL: 7275 sheets / CL-41:122sheets
Print Speed
B/W Document (Plain paper/New pattern)ESAT: 8.4 ipm
Color Document (plain paper/New pattern)ESAT: 4.8ipm
Photo(A4, 8″x10″ image)Standard : approx. : 85 sec
Photo(4″x6″, borderless)Standard : approx. 43 sec
Printable Area
Borderless PrintingA4/Letter/8″x10″/5″x7″/4″x6″
Paper Size (Cut paper)A4/ Letter/ Legal/ A5,/B5/ Envelopes(DL, COM10)/ 8″x10″/ 5″x7″ /4″x6
Paper Handling
Rear tray(Plain paper)Approx. 100 sheets
Scan
Resolution1,200×2,400dpi
Scanning SpeedColorApprox. 15 sec.
CompatibilityTWAIN, WIA (for WindowsR XP /WindowsR VISTA only)
Copy
Speed*6ColorFCOT: 37 sec
B&W (continuous copy speed)7.6cpm
Color (continuous copy speed)2.6cpm
Multiple Copy1 – 99 pages
General
Operation Panel1.8” LCD
InterfaceUSB2.0 Hi-Speed,, Memory Card
Dimensions450 x 335 x 155mm (W x D x H)
Weight5.5kg
Power SourceAC100-240V 50/60Hz
Power ConsumptionStandby: 1.9W
Off: 0.6W
Copying: 12W

Canon PIXMA MP496 Driver & Software Installations

Method 1: How To Install The Canon PIXMA MP496 Driver With Free Download

In this case, we are going to install Canon PIXMA MP496 without CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon PIXMA MP496. 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 MP496 printer with the Setup File.

  1. First, of course, you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon PIXMA MP496 as well.
  2. Still, try not to connect the Canon PIXMA MP496 printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
  3. Download the driver setup of Canon PIXMA MP496 and install it in your computer by following all of the instruction for the installation progress.
  4. Then connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP496 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 MP496 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 PIXMA MP496 printer can be used for the printing process.

Method 2: How To Install Canon PIXMA MP496 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 MP496. You can try to download it from the links provided.
  2. You also require the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP496 printer.

How to install:

  1. The first step, turn on all of your devices, in this case, are the computer and the Canon PIXMA MP496 printer.
  2. Connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP496 from the printer to the computer.
  3. Next, extract Canon PIXMA MP496 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 MP496 printer is ready to be used on your computer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MP496 Driver Free Download Installations

How to install Canon PIXMA MP496 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 MP496 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 MP496 printer with CD Drive.

  1. First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA MP496 printer.
  2. Do not plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP496 printer until needed.
  3. Insert Canon PIXMA MP496 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 Canon PIXMA MP496 printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
  5. Wait until the USB cable Canon PIXMA MP496 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 MP496 printer is ready to use.

canonprinterseries.com provide a download link for Canon PIXMA MP496 Series publishing directly from Canon website with easy-to-download, to get the download link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MP496 series MP Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0520 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 series MP Driver (Windows XP x64)1.0513 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 series MP Driver (Windows 2000)1.0420 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)3.5.0294 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows XP (32-bit)3.3.1293 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows XP x64)1.7.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.7.058 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.5.058 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)3.0648 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.5.058 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 Solution Menu (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)1.4.31.7 MBDownload
Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP x64/2000/Me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
My Printer (Windows 2000)2.9.52.7 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows XP x64)3.0546 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 2000)3.2.043 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.48.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.017 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)15.5.2a12 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.07.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 IJ Scan Utility Lite (OS X 10.11)2.3.022 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/Mac OS X 10.8)3.5.0300 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX 3.0 Opener (OS X 10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)1.0.0a2.1 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)3.0.629 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 Solution Menu (OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)1.4.1711 KBDownload
PIXMA MP496 Solution Menu (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)1.4.1a2.2 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Mac OS X 10.5/10.6)1.1.09.8 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)3.0.529 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 MP Navigator EX 3.0 Opener (OS X 10.6)1.0.0222 KBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)1.0.0289 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 series User Manual (Windows)1.0013 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 series User Manual (Mac)1.1028 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
PIXMA MP496 Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MP496 Driver & Software Package 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 MP496. Canon Download Center 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 you can also download user manual below to complete the installation process.

Canon PIXMA MP496 Driver & Software Download