Canon PIXMA MP486 Driver

Canon PIXMA MP486 Driver Download for Windows, MacOS, and Linux. The MP486 has some good things to provide. The initial one has to do with its feature. Discussing the feature of this printer, there are some functions offered in this printer. The very first one is for publishing files and also images. This has become its major feature. Then, the printer can function as the scanner to scan data and pictures and this can be done conveniently with this solitary printer. Moreover, users could also copy records by using this printer. These 3 functions are offered in a solitary tool.

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Download Canon PIXMA MP486 Printer Driver, User’s Manual and Software, Compatible Systems for Windows (64-Bit/32-Bit), MacOS, and Linux.

PIXMA MP486 Printer Specification

Printer
Printing TechnologyCanon Bubblejet with FINE
Maximum Resolution4800 x 1200dpi
Minimum Ink Droplet Size2 picoliter
Ink TypeChromaLife100 ink
Ink PaletteCMYK
Ink Cartridge Configuration1 x Black Cartridge PG-210 1 x Tri-Color Cartridge CL-211
Print SpeedBlack Text: Up to 20ppm
Color Text: Up to 16ppm
4 x 6″ Color Photo: 45 seconds
Input BufferNot Specified by Manufacturer
Printer Duty CycleNot Specified by Manufacturer
Print Archival LifeUp to 100 Years

METHOD 1: Canon MP486 DRIVERS INSTALLATION – DOWNLOADED DRIVER SETUP FILE

For this method, you will not need an installation CD to install the driver of Canon PIXMA MP486 printers.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon PIXMA MP486 driver setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the PIXMA MP486 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon PIXMA MP486 driver using the setup file downloaded beforehand:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MP486 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the PIXMA MP486 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. If you have not, download the Canon MP486 drivers setup file. Once done, install the file on your computer. Instructions given on the screen must be followed thoroughly for the file to install properly.
  4. Once installation completes, connect your computer to PIXMA MP486 Printer using the provided USB cable. Your computer should be able to detect the printers automatically. Once detected, more instructions are given.
  5. Displayed instructions should be followed thoroughly to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MP486 should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 2: Canon PIXMA MP486 DRIVER INSTALLATION – MANUAL INSTALLATION

For this method, accessing your computer’s Windows’ “Add a printer” feature is required.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon MP486 drivers setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MP486 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of manual installation of Canon PIXMA MP486:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MP486 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You can connect your computer to your Canon PIXMA MP486 printers using the provided USB cable.
  3. Specify a location (folder) on your computer to extract the PIXMA MP486 setup file into. If you can’t find the file, try looking for it on the TEMP folder of your computer.
  4. For Windows 7 and Windows Vista users: open Control Panel, open View Devices & Printer. For Windows XP users: open Fax & Printers.
  5. Choose to Add a printer.
  6. The screen will pop up a window. Enter the location where you extract the setup file into previously.
  7. PIXMA MP486 Installation instructions will appear. Follow them all thoroughly to complete the installation.
  8. Once complete, your PIXMA MP486 Printer should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 3: Canon PIXMA MP486 DRIVER INSTALLATION – INSTALLATION CD

Things needed:

  1. A CD/DVD drive-fitted computer.
  2. An installation CD. This CD should come with the package and it contains a Canon MP486 setup files.
  3. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MP486 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon MP486 driver setup file using an installation CD:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon PIXMA MP486 need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Canon MP486 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. Place the installation CD inside the CD/DVD drive. The screen will display a setup wizard. Follow the given instructions thoroughly to begin the installation.
  4. You can now plug the USB cable into both your computer and Canon MP486 but only do so after the computer clearly specifies the process.
  5. Give it a time to allow connection to be made. Further instructions are given on-screen. Follow them all thoroughly.
  6. Upon completion of installation, your printer should be ready for use by now.
STEPS OF Canon PIXMA MP486 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON MACOS

Things to pay attention to:

  1. The PIXMA MP486  driver setup file is needed. Download the file first and take note of where the file is stored upon completion of the download process. The folder where the file is stored can be inspected through the computer settings.
  2. Double-click on the downloaded setup file and mount the file on the Disk image.
  3. Double-click on that mounted Disk Image.
  4. Double-click on the packaged driver file. The Canon MP486 drivers installation will start automatically.
STEPS OF Canon MP486 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON LINUX

Things needed:

  1. A computer running on Linux.
  2. A program named CUPS (Common Unix Printer Software), installed on that computer.

Guidelines:

  1. Start the computer and open the CUPS program.
  2. Access the web-based interface on the computer.
  3. Access the browser and access localhost: 631.
  4. Connect the computer to the printer using a USB cable.
  5. Locate the Administration tab in the browser. Choose the tab and choose Printers.
  6. Select Add Printer.
  7. Enter both your username and password.
  8. You should find your Canon MP486 Printer on the list displayed. Select the printer and select Continue.
  9. The CUPS program should detect and add the printer on its own.
  10. The screen pops up a window. Configure your preferred settings on this window. Enter values as needed.
  11. Your Canon PIXMA MP486 Printer should be ready for use by now.

Thank you.

How to Uninstall PIXMA MP486 Driver

  • The first step, Press Windows button, select “Control Panel” to on the Windows
  • Select Canon PIXMA MP486 Drivers or Software and Click on it “Uninstall a Program.”
  • Wait for it to the point your Canon MP486 Driver and Software successfully uninstalled, then push “Finish” button.
Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MP486 Printer series MP Driver (Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista/XP/2000)01.0224 MBDownload
PIXMA MP486 Driver series MP Driver (Windows 8.1 x64/8 x64/7 x64/Vista64)01.0225 MBDownload
PIXMA MP486 MP Drivers for Windows XP 64bit01.0213 MBDownload
Printer Driver for
Mac OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5
07.07.006.1 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)03.03.048.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MP486 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.0a17 MBDownload
PIXMA MP486 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.7/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)11.7.1.0a16 MBDownload
PIXMA MP486 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)14.11.4b11 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)04.00.007.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MP486 series User Manual (Windows)01.0013 MBDownload
PIXMA MP486 series User Manual (Mac)1.10a45 MBDownload
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