Canon PIXMA MX456 Driver & Software Download

Saturday, October 8th 2016. | MX Series

Wanted to have an efficient printer? Try this Canon PIXMA MX456. The printer comes with minimum ink droplets 2pl, so it will not be replaced often. Still, it gives the high-quality resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi. Using the four colors FINE ink (cyan, magenta, yellow, and black), this printer will give you outstanding result. Photo printing will be as magnificent as those in the photo lab, and the mono document will have strong and crisp black color.

Canon PIXMA MX 456 offers you its optimum speed. To print one mono document you only need 9.7 ipm. For color document you need 5.5 ipm. To print a borderless photo it needs 46 seconds. The printer is also multifunction, which means you can use it not only as a printer but also as a scanner, copier, and fax machine.

Like Canon PIXMA MX392, the copy function has a maximum number of copy in one cycle that is 99 pages. The scanning function gives you 1200 x 2400 dpi optical resolutions, so you will have good output on this. You can have the feature of AirPrint, wireless connectivity, and Easy-Photo Print to enable you printing from your smartphone and gadget. Easy-Web Print in Canon PIXMA MX 456 is the feature for printing web pages, and My Image Garden will help you to edit your photo before it printed.

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Canon PIXMA MX456 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 (10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) / Linux

Canon PIXMA MX456 Specification

Printer Functions

Min. Ink Droplet Size

2pl/5pl (C/M), 3pl/5pl(Y), 11pl (PgBK)

Printing Resolution

4800 x 1200 (horizontal x vertical) dpi Total 1,792 nozzles (PgBK: 640 nozzles C/M/Y: each 384 nozzles)

Print Speed

B&W A4: Approx. 9.7ipm

Colour A4: Approx. 5.5ipm,

6″x4″ Borderless: Approx. 46secs

Ink Cartridges

PG-640 and CL-641 (optional PG-640XL, CL-641XL and PG-640XXL high capacity cartridges)

Ink Yield

Borderless 6”x4” photo PG-640 (approx. 2465), CL-641 (approx. 69) or PG-640XL (approx. 5235), CL-641XL (approx. 150) or PG-640XXL (approx. 7560)

Plain paper A4 PG-640 (approx. 180), CL-641 (approx. 180) or PG-640XL(approx. 400), CL-641XL (approx. 400) or PG-640XXL (approx. 600)

Borderless Printing

Top/Bottom/Right/Left margin: each 0 mm (Supported Paper Size: A4, LTR, 4″x6″ ,5″x7″ ,8″x10″)

Plain Paper Capacity

100 sheets

Supported Paper Sizes

A4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL, 4″x6″, 5″x7″, 8″x10″, Envelopes(DL, COM10)

Supported Paper Weights

Plain Paper: 64-105 g/m2 , Canon specialty paper: max paper weight : approx. 300g/m2 (Photo Paper Pro Platinum PT-101)

Supported Paper Types

Plain Paper

High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)

Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101)

Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201)

Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)

Photo Paper Pro Luster (LU-101)

Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” (GP-501)

Matte Photo Paper(MP-101)

T-shirt Transfers (TR301)

Glossy Photo Stickers (PS101)

Envelopes (DL, Com10)

Camera /Mobile Printing

Apple AirPrint enabled, wireless photo and document printing and scanning from iPhone, iPad and Android devices with free Canon Easy-PhotoPrint App

Copier Functions

Speed

Colour document (FCOT): Approx 21 sec; Colour document (ADF): 3.1ipm

Multiple Copy

Up to 99 pages

Maximum Document Size

A4, LTR (216×297mm)(ADF: A4, LTR, LGL)

Enlargement/reduction ratio

25 to 400%

Special Copy Functions

N/A

Scanner Functions

Scanner Type

Flatbed & ADF

Scanning Method

CIS

Optical Resolution

1200 x 2400 optical dpi

Scanning Speed

A4 Colour: Approx. 15 secs

Special Scanning Functions

Scan to Memory function, Push Scan, create PDFs with password protection

Fax Features

Transmission Speed (Mono)

Approx. 3 sec. (33.6kbps)

Modem Speed

Max. 33.6kbps (Automatic fall back)

Fax Memory

Approx. 50 pages

Group Dialling

Max 19 locations

Network

Protocol

TCP/IP

Wired LAN/Wireless LAN

IEEE802.11n/IEEE802.11g/IEEE802.11b

Data Rate

IEEE802.11n: 150 Mbps, IEEE802.11g: 54 Mbps, IEEE802.11b: 11 Mbps

Security

WEP64/128bit, WPA-PSK(TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK(TKIP/AES)

General Features

Automatic Document Feeder

Paper Handling (Plain Paper): A4, LTR=30, LGL=5

Interface

Hi-Speed USB

Operating System

Win: Windows XP SP3 (32-bit) / Vista SP1 / Vista SP2 / 7 / 7 SP1 / 8

Mac: OSX v10.6.8 or later

Included as Standard

PIXMA MX456 All-in-One printer, Setup CD-ROM and printed documents, PG-640 FINE black cartridge, CL-641 FINE colour cartridge, telephone line cable, power cord and Canon warranty card

Software Included

Easy-PhotoPrint EX, MP Navigator EX, Easy WebPrint EX (IE7+ only), Canon Solution Menu, Adobe RGB, On Screen Manual and My Image Garden

Power Source

AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz

Power Consumption

Max: 18W (copying) 9, Standby: 1.1W

Min. Dimensions (W x D x H)

458 x 385 x 200 mm

Weight

Approx. 8.4kg

Canon PIXMA MX456 Driver & Software Installations

Method 1: How To Install The Canon PIXMA MX456 Driver With Free Download

In this case, we are going to install Canon PIXMA MX456 without CD (Automatic Wizard)

What you need:

  1. You are required to have a driver setup or the software file of Canon PIXMA MX456. 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 MX456 printer with the Setup File.

  1. First, of course you need to turn on the computer as well as the Canon PIXMA MX456 as well.
  2. Still try not to connect the Canon PIXMA MX456 printer USB cable first before it is suggested.
  3. Download the driver setup of Canon PIXMA MX456 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 MX456 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 MX456 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 MX456 printer can be used for the printing process.

Method 2: How To Install Canon PIXMA MX456 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 MX456. You can try to download it from the links provided.
  2. You also require the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX456 printer.

How to install:

  1. The first step, turn on all of your devices in this case are the computer and the Canon PIXMA MX456 printer.
  2. Connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX456 from the printer to the computer.
  3. Next, extract Canon PIXMA MX456 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 drivers 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 MX456 printer is ready to be used in your computer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MX456 Driver Free Download Installations

How to install Canon PIXMA MX456 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 MX456 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 MX456 printer with CD Drive.

  1. First of all, do not forget to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA MX456 printer.
  2. Do not plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX456 printer until needed.
  3. Insert Canon PIXMA MX456 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 MX456 printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in the USB Cable.
  5. Wait until the USB cable Canon PIXMA MX456 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 MX456 printer is ready to use.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
MX456 series Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.043 MBDownload
MX456 series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0137 MBDownload
MX456 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)5.6525 MBDownload
MX456 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)11.7.1.015 MBDownload
MX456 series Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8)1.052 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.5 MBDownload
MX456 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
MX456 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)19.1.0a27 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.103.5 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.906.5 MBDownload
MX456 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.903 MBDownload
MX456 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.903 MBDownload
MX456 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.101.3 MBDownload
MX456 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.101.3 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/ 10.7)4.0.02.4 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
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/ 10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)3.5.0300 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.5.0294 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X v10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows XP)3.3.0293 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.6.15.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)2.6.19.2 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)1.6.015 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
Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)1.6.0879 KBDownload
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
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
Setup Manual For MacCA.1.002.5 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.3 MBDownload
MX456 series User Manual (Mac)1.09.7 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For MacCA.1.001.1 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.2 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For MacCA.1.001.5 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.002.4 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For MacCA.1.004.2 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.2 MBDownload
Fax Manual For MacCA.1.00980 KBDownload
MX456 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.111 MBDownload
Fax Manual For WindowsCA.1.001 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
MX456 series Getting Started GuideV13.1 MBDownload
Setup Guide for Fax ReceptionV11.4 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.10469 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)3.9074 KBDownload
MX456 series Setup GuideV1213 KBDownload

Canon PIXMA MX456 Driver and Software 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 MX456. canonprinterseries.com 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 download user guide below to complete the installation process.

Canon PIXMA MX456 Driver & Software Download