Canon PIXMA MG4260 Driver Download & User Manual

Canon PIXMA MG4260 is compact and stylish all in one printer with great performance to print, copy and scan your files through its easy of use features that will enhance your experience using the printer. You can leave your PC when using the printer, thanks to Canon PRINT and 2.5-inch LCD color display thus you can directly use your mobile devices through its wireless network or you can preview your photos with the LCD color screen.

Create professional look double-sided print is easy with Canon MG4260 for auto duplex functionality that is integrated to the printer. Plus, you can save the usage of paper. In case you print a lot of every day, instead of the standard ink cartridge, the optional XL ink tank is better for longer ink replacement. The accuracy and crispness of the print quality are superior.

The FINE ink head technology ensures the superiority of the print without reducing the speed of Canon PIXMA MG 4260. Speak of speed, this affordable all in one printer is able to deliver 9.9ipm for black and white documents, and 5.7ipm when it comes to color print. My Image Garden improves the easy of use and your creativity to manage your photos and create creative photo print.

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Canon PIXMA MG4260 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 MG4260

GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS

Main Functions Print, Copy, Scan
Other Functions Quality photos
Double sided documents
Smartphone and tablet printing
AirPrint support
Printing via Internet
What’s in the box All-In-One printer, 2 FINE cartridges, Power cord, Setup guide, Software and User’s manual CD

PRINTER SPECIFICATIONS

Print Resolution Up to 4800¹ x 1200 dpi
Print Engine Inkjet FINE print head technology
4-colour system with min. 2pl ink droplet size
2 FINE Cartridges with ChromaLife100
Mono Document Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 9.9 ipm¹
Colour Document Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 5.7 ipm¹
Photo Print Speed Borderless 10x15cm : Approx. 44 seconds¹
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm)
Two Sided Printing Auto Duplex Print (A4, Letter)
Other Print Features Fit-to-Page print, Scaled print, Multiple page per sheet print, Booklet print, Poster print, Collate¹

INK AND PAGE YIELD

Standard Ink Cartridges 2 FINE Cartridges
PG-540 (Black)
CL-541 (Colour)
Optional Ink Cartridges High yield XL Cartridges
PG-540XL (Black)
CL-541XL (Colour)
Ink Tank Life – Document Printing A4 Colour Document¹
Black: 180 pages
Black XL: 600 pages
Colour: 180 pages
Colour XL: 400 pages
Ink Tank Life – Photo Printing 10x15cm photo¹
Black: 2465* photos
Black XL: 7560* photos
Colour: 69 photos
Colour XL: 150 photos
* Estimated supplemental yield

PAPER SUPPORT

Paper Types Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Pro Luster (LU-101), 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)
Maximum Paper Input Front Tray: Max. 100 sheets
Paper Sizes A4, A5, B5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial #10), 10x15cm, 13x18cm, 20x25cm
Paper Weight Plain paper: 64 – 105 g/m²
Photo paper up to approx. 300 g/m² (Canon special media)

SCANNER SPECIFICATIONS

Scanner Type Flatbed, CIS colour scanner
Scanner Resolution – Optical Up to 1200 x 2400 dpi¹
A4 Scan Speed Approx. 14 seconds¹
Colour Scanning Depth Flatbed scan 48bit input / 24bit output (RGB each 16bit/8bit)
Halftone/Greyscale Flatbed scan 16bit input / 8bit output
Compatibility TWAIN / WIA
Effective Scanning Width A4/LTR (216x297mm)
Text Recognition – OCR Yes (My Image Garden software)
Scan Methods & Enhancements Scan to PC, Document Scan (PDF, Compact PDF, JPEG, TIFF, PNG), Photo Scan (JPEG, TIFF, PNG), Auto Scan Mode, PDF file creation with optional password security, Text recognition (OCR), Scan and Stitch, Scan to Cloud, Scan to e-mail, Scan to memory card

COPIER SPECIFICATIONS

Copy Speed Colour Document sFCOT: Approx. 20 seconds¹
sESAT: Approx. 4.3 ipm¹
Multiple Copy 1-99 copies
Zoom 25 – 400% (in 1% increments)
Fit to page
A5 to A4, B5 to A4, A4 to A5 and A4 to B5
Copy functions & enhancements Document Copying, Photo Copying, Borderless copy, 2-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, Frame erase copy, Adjust quality (High, Standard, Fast)

INTERFACE

Display Type & Size 6.2 cm colour TFT display
Display Languages 23 selectable languages : English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovenian, Turkish, Greek, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Indonesian
Interface Type – PC / Mac 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
Compatible Memory Cards SD Card, SDHC Card, MultiMedia Card, MultiMedia Card Plus, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Micro*, RS-MMC*, mini SD Card*, micro SD Card*, mini SDHC Card*, micro SDHC Card*, MMC mobile*
*Using recommended adapter – not supplied.
Card Direct Print Functions Browse and print photos, select paper type and size, borderless photo print, print previously scanned PDF documents
Card Direct Print Enhancements Auto Photo Fix II, Red-eye correction, crop image, adjust quality

SOFTWARE

Included Software MP Driver including Scanning Utility
My Image Garden
CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM access
Full HD Movie Print¹
Quick Menu
Easy-WebPrint EX (download)
Supported Operating Systems Windows 8 (32 and 64bit)
Windows RT
Windows 7 (32 and 64bit)
Windows Vista (32 and 64bit)
Windows XP (32bit)
Mac OS X 10.5.8 – 10.8
Windows System Requirements Windows 7: 1GHz or faster CPU, 1GB RAM (32bit) / 2GB RAM (64bit)
Windows Vista SP1 or SP2: 1GHz or faster CPU, 512MB RAM
Windows XP SP3: 300MHz or faster CPU, 128MB RAM
Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher
CD-ROM Drive
Display: 800 x 600 or better
Mac System Requirements Mac OS X v10.7: Intel Core2Duo (or higher) CPU, 1GB RAM
Mac OS X v10.6: Intel CPU, 1GB RAM
Mac OS X v10.5.8: Intel CPU, 512MB RAM
Browser: Safari 3 or higher
CD-ROM Drive
Display: XGA 1024 x 768 or better

PHYSICAL FEATURES

Weight Approx. 5.7 kg
Dimensions (W x D x H) 449 x 304 x 152mm
Acoustic Noise Levels Approx. 43.0dB
Operating Temperature 5-35°C
Operating Humidity 10-90%RH (no dew condensation)
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Off: Approx. 0.2 W
Standby (USB connection to PC): Approx. 0.7 W (scanning lamp off)
Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 2.1 W (scanning lamp off)
Time to enter Standby mode: 7 minutes
Copying: Approx. 19 W

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MG4260

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MG4260 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG4260.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MG4260. 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 MG4260 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MG4260 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MP460.
  3. Canon PIXMA MG4260 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect Canon PIXMA MG4260 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 MG4260.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MG4260 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MG4260 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 MG4260 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MG4260 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MG4260 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MG4260 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MG4260 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 MG4260 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MG4260 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG4260

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MG4260 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 MG4260 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MG4260, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon PIXMA MG4260 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your Canon PIXMA MG4260 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon PIXMA MG4260 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until Canon PIXMA MG4260 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MG4260 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG4260 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 MG4260) 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 MG4260 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 MG4260 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 MG4260 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG4260 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 MG4260.

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 MG4260.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG4260-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 MG4260 publishing directly from Canon website with easy-to-download, to get the download link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG4260 Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.042 MBDownload
PIXMA MG4260 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0235 MBDownload
PIXMA MG4260 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
PIXMA MG4260 Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8)1.054 MBDownload
PIXMA MG4260 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
PIXMA MG4260 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA MG4260 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
PIXMA MG4260 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.803 MBDownload
PIXMA MG4260 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.803.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MG4260 ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MG4260 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG4260 Driver & Software Free Download For Windows, MacOS, Linux

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Canon PIXMA MG4260 Driver & Software Download