Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver Download & User Manual

The Canon PIXMA MG4240 is advanced and wireless all in one printer that allows you to print, copy, and scan both mono and color files with excellent speeds and quality. The Fine ink cartridge technology able to fire minimum 2pl ink droplet which guarantees great details for text documents and photos resolution that is more than 4800dpi. Print speed for color is 5.7ipm, mono is 9.9ipm and when it comes to color copy, it will be produced in approximately 20 seconds.

Canon MG4240 boosts flexibility and easy of use. The wireless technology and smart features the become part of the printer seamlessly assist you to print and scan from anywhere. PIXMA MG4240 has Canon PRINT which allows you to either scan or print wirelessly from your smart gadgets like tablet and smartphone.

The Apple AirPrint from Canon PIXMA MG 4240 help iPod touch, iPad, or iPhone users to print photos, emails, and more effortlessly from their mobile devices. Using PIXMA MG4240 as your solution to deal with print jobs, you can minimize the usage of papers via an auto duplex function, the use of energy through auto switch off/on functionality, and ink usage by considering the optional XL ink cartridge in case that you print on a daily basis.

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Canon PIXMA MG4240 Operating System Compatibility

Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 10 / Windows 10 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / MacOS Sierra v10.12 / Mac OS X v10.11 / Mac OS X v10.10 /Mac OS X v10.9 / Mac OS X v10.8 / Mac OS X v10.7 / Mac OS X v10.6 / Mac OS X v10.5 / Mac OS X v10.4 / Linux.

Specification Canon PIXMA MG4240

Print
Speed Colour Up to Approx. 14 seconds Colour Print
Product Group Output A4
Double Sided Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
Printer Standard Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi Print
Scan
Scanner Optical Resolution 1200 x 2400 dpi Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Copy
Copy Speed Colour Approx. 4.3 ipm Color Copy
Colour Copier Yes
Copy Facility Present Yes
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) Hi-Speed USB (B Port) Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP
Interface Type-Non PC Android devices, iPhone, iPod touch and iPad¹ Apple AirPrint PIXMA Cloud Link Google Cloud Print Memory card reader
USB Port Yes
Wi-Fi Enabled
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible
Media Handling
Paper Handling Input 1 100 Sheet Input Tray
Maximum Paper Size A4
Paper Handling Output 100 Sheet
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print/Scan/Copy
Technology Multifunction Inkjet Printer
Dimensions 449mm (W) x 304mm (D) x 152mm (H) – Weight 5.7kg
Product Summary Canon PIXMA MG4240 A4 Colour Multifunction Inkjet Printer
In the Box
In The Box All-In-One printer, 2 FINE cartridges, Power cord, Setup guide, Software and User’s manual CD

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MG4240

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MG4240 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG4240.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MG4240. In case you don’t have, the link below is for anyone who needs the software file.
  2. USB cable is necessary, thus you can connect your computer and the printer. USB cable usually comes with the printer package.

After you are done with the preparations for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG4240 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MG4240 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MP460.
  3. Canon PIXMA MG4240 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect Canon PIXMA MG4240 USB cable. The wizard, then, will detect the USB cable. Once the USB cable is detected, you will be led to the installation instructions of Canon PIXMA MG4240.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MG4240 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MG4240 Drivers

Considering this approach or method for the installation, find Add A Printer selection you get from the inbuilt feature for Windows.

Prepare:

  1. Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MG4240 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MG4240 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MG4240 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MG4240 should be extracted which file you can find through TEMP folder.
  4. Hit start, then Control Panel, and locate View Devices & Printer when it comes to Windows 7 and Vista. Hit Fax & Printers for XP users.
  5. Locate Add a Printer.
  6. Finish with it, provide the path for the extracted setup file.
  7. Follow the installation instructions from the wizard.
  8. The installation of Canon PIXMA MG4240 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MG4240 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG4240

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver CD or Software Disk that you get from the printer package.
  3. Another thing that you need is USB cable that is used to connect your computer and printer. This one also becomes one package with the printer.

For the installation process of Canon PIXMA MG4240 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MG4240, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon PIXMA MG4240 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your Canon PIXMA MG4240 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon PIXMA MG4240 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until Canon PIXMA MG4240 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MG4240 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG4240 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 MG4240) 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 MG4240 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 MG4240 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 MG4240 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG4240 Wireless Connection Setup

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 MG4240.

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 MG4240.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG4240-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.

canonupdates.com provide a download link for Canon PIXMA MG4240 publishing directly from Canon website with easy-to-download, to get the download link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.042 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0235 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.60a25 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
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.0293 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
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 PIXMA MG4240 Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8)1.054 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.014 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.7 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 Scanner Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)19.0.0b27 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.02.5 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.15.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Mac OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 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
Quick Menu (Mac OS X 10.5)2.0.15.8 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Mac OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.003.9 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.808.5 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.803 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.803.1 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver & Software Free Download For Windows, MacOS, Linux

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Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver & Software Download