Canon PIXMA MP550 Printer Driver Series

Saturday, January 7th 2017. | MP Series

Comparing Canon PIXMA MP550 with other printers, it seems that the printer is slightly expensive. But, what makes it expensive than other Canon printer? And is it worthy to spend all the money for the printer? The question is directly answered the moment you print your documents and photos using the printer. The result is quite superior, and you can notice the difference in the qualities of the printer and other Canon products.

For the printing speed, the printer presents the standard result. It is not too slow or too fast, to leave you with a good impression. Also, for the sound (as it can be seen as an issue for printer users), the printer can be regarded as ‘silent’ type, and you will not be bothered by the sound. Canon PIXMA MP550 has legit characteristics. The printer is well-designed, attached with the high performance that brings you great results. All those things can be seen as the compromises of the price of the printer.

Like Canon PIXMA MP250, this printer is quite good for being a one-stop solution for printing, scanning, and copying things. You can enjoy producing B/W documents and printing photos from the camera of yours in the same time. Well, Canon PIXMA MP550 looks like an excellent choice!

COMPATIBILITYSPECIFICATIONHOW TO SETUPDOWNLOAD LINKS

Canon PIXMA MP550 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 (10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11)

Canon PIXMA MP550 Specification

TYPE
Available FunctionsPrint, Scan & Copy. Camera, Memory Card, and Mobile phone direct printing with Easy-Scroll Wheel and 5.0cm (2″) colour TFT display
PRINTER FUNCTIONS
Print ResolutionUp to 9600 x 2400 dpi
Print EngineInkJet 5-ink with minimum 1 pl droplet size, FINE print head and ContrastPLUS
Photo Lab Quality SpeedBorderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 39 seconds (Standard)
Mono Print SpeedESAT: Approx. 9.2 ipm
Colour Print SpeedESAT: Approx. 6.0 ipm
Ink Cartridge ConfigurationSingle Ink technology – 5 separate ink tanks (PGI-520BK, CLI-521BK, CLI-521C, CLI-521M, CLI-521Y)
Black Ink Tank LifeBlack: 324 pages (PGI-520BK), 3425 pages* (CLI-521BK)
Black: 4080 photos* (PGI-520BK), 650 photos* (CLI-521BK)
*Estimated Supplemental Yield
Colour Ink Tank LifeCyan: 535 pages (CLI-521C), Magenta: 510 pages (CLI-521M), Yellow: 530 pages (CLI-521Y)
Cyan: 203 photos (CLI-521C), Magenta: 193 photos (CLI-521M), Yellow:206 photos (CLI-521Y)
Media TypePlain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Pro II (PR-201), 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), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), T-shirt Transfer (TR-301), Photo Stickers (PS-101)
Media InputRear Tray: Max. 150 sheets
Cassette: Max. 150 sheets
Media SizeRear Tray: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm
Cassette: A4, B5, A5, Letter
Media WeightRear Tray: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m and supported Canon special media up to 300 g/m
Cassette: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m
Two Sided PrintingAvailable by manual operation using plain paper
(Windows only)
Borderless PrintingYes (A4, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm)
Camera Interface and ConnectivityDirect Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digital cameras & camcorders
Card Direct PrintingUSB Flash Memory, CompactFlash, Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMedia Card (Ver4.1), and MultiMedia Card Plus (Ver4.1).
xD-PictureCard, xD-PictureCard Type M, xD-PictureCard Type H, Memory Stick Micro, RS-MMC, mini SD Card, micro SD, mini SDHC Card and micro SDHC.
Features: Multi-select print (select multiple images and number of prints for each image), Photo index print, Print all photos, DPOF print, Layout print, Sticker print, Print shooting information, Photo index sheet, Calendar print, ID photo print, Search by date, Slide show, File number & date print, borderless printing
Other FeaturesCard Direct Printing Image Enhancements: Auto Photo Fix II, Vivid photo, Photo Optimizer PRO, Noise reduction, Face Brightener, Brightness, Contrast, Colour hue (skin tones), Sepia/Simulated illustration, Red Eye Reduction, Image Optimizer, Trimming
Photo Optimizer PRO (Windows only), Image Optimizer (Windows only), Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo, Simulate Illustration, Monochrome effects, Templates
SCANNER FUNCTIONS
Scanner TypeFlatbed CIS colour scanner
Scanner Resolution OpticalUp to 2400 x 4800dpi
Scanner Resolution DigitalUp to 19200 x 19200dpi
Colour Scanning Depth48 / 24 bit (RGB each 16 / 8 bit)
Halftone/Greyscale16 / 8 bit
CompatibilityTWAIN / WIA (Windows XP/Windows Vista)
Effective Scanning WidthA4/LTR
OCR BundleYes (MP Navigator EX)
Other FeaturesPush-scan, Auto Scan Mode, Scan to USB stick, Scan to memory card, Multi-Scan, PDF file creation/editing/password security*, Descreen, Unsharp mask, Stitch Assist*, Correct document orientation, Prevent show through, Correct Slanted documents, Photograph corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction, Auto Tone), Gutter Shadow Correction, Text (OCR)
* Function with MP Navigator EX
COPIER FUNCTIONS
Colour/Photo CopyYes
Copy Speed Colour DocumentFCOT: Approx. 26 secs.
Multiple Copymax.99 copies
Zoom25 – 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios
Other FeaturesAuto Intensity (AE copy), Manual Intensity Adjustment, Image Repeat copy, Fit-to-page copy, Borderless copy, Sticker copy, 2-on-1 copy, 4-on-1copy, Frame Erase copy, Shadow erase, Trimming/Masking copy, Photo reprint, Face brightener, Fade restoration, Manual colour adjustment (brightness/contrast/hue), Gutter shadow corrected copy, Auto Photo Fix II

Canon PIXMA MP550 Driver & Software Installations

Method 1: How To Install The Canon PIXMA MP550 Driver With Free Download

In this case, we are going to install Canon PIXMA MP550 without CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon PIXMA MP550. 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 MP550 printer with the Setup File.

  1. First, of course, you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon PIXMA MP550 as well.
  2. Still, try not to connect the Canon PIXMA MP550 printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
  3. Download the driver setup of Canon PIXMA MP550 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 MP550 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 MP550 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 MP550 printer can be used for the printing process.

Method 2: How To Install Canon PIXMA MP550 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 MP550. You can try to download it from the links provided.
  2. You also require the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP550 printer.

How to install:

  1. The first step, turn on all of your devices, in this case, are the computer and the Canon PIXMA MP550 printer.
  2. Connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP550 from the printer to the computer.
  3. Next, extract Canon PIXMA MP550 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 MP550 printer is ready to be used on your computer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MP550 Driver Free Download Installations

How to install Canon PIXMA MP550 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 MP550 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 MP550 printer with CD Drive.

  1. First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA MP550 printer.
  2. Do not plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP550 printer until needed.
  3. Insert Canon PIXMA MP550 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 MP550 printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
  5. Wait until the USB cable Canon PIXMA MP550 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 MP550 printer is ready to use.

canonprinterseries.com provide a download link for Canon PIXMA MP550 Series publishing directly from Canon website with easy-to-download, to get the download link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MP550 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 MP550 series MP Driver (Windows XP x64)1.0513 MBDownload
PIXMA MP550 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 x64)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
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.5.058 MBDownload
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 MP550 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 For Mac (OS X 10.6)3.3.48.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MP550 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
PIXMA MP550 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
Canon ScanGear for (OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5)15.4.112 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.07.1 MBDownload
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 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)3.0.629 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Solution Menu (OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)1.4.1711 KBDownload
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
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)3.0.529 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX 3.0 Opener (OS X 10.6)1.0.0222 KBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
Linux Source file for ScanGear1.42.1 MBDownload
Debian Linux Print Drivers3.22.3 MBDownload
ScanGear for Linux1.42.1 MBDownload
RPM Linux Print Drivers3.22.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MP550 series User Manual (Windows)1.0015 MBDownload
PIXMA MP550 series User Manual (Mac)1.1032 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MP550 Driver & Software Package Free Download For Windows, Mac Os

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MP550. since you can download them on our site “Update Canon Printer Drivers“ 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 MP550 Driver & Software Download