Canon PIXMA MG5640 Update Driver For Windows, Mac, Linux

The Canon PIXMA MG5640 is a noteworthy all in one printer with extra functions to scan and copy at home. Print quality is remarkable using PIXMA MG5640, and it is the same when it comes to print speed. You print a 10x15cm borderless with maximum 4800dpi, it takes only 44 seconds. Monoprint needs only 12.2ipm and it requires 8.7ipm to print a color document. The Quickstart technology makes you can directly use the printer, and it is even better with Auto Power On.

The reason why PIXMA MG 5640 continuously delivers superior print quality is that because of the hybrid five-ink system and FINE ink cartridge technology. Canon MG5640 is mobile printing compatible. In fact, you will discover plenty of features which ease you to print and scan anywhere around your house. The applications such as, PPS, PIXMA Cloud Link, Apple AirPrint boost versatility and flexibility of the printer.

Despite the printer is equipped with advanced technology, PIXMA MG5640 is user-friendly. The 6.2cm color display from Canon PIXMA MG 5640 allows you not only preview the images, but also it eases you to select the function you are about to use. The color display delivers easy access toward Cloud services. To decrease the ink cost and paper, it’s easy with auto duplex function and optional XL ink cartridge.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG3650 Driver Download and Installation

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Canon PIXMA MG5640 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 MG5640

Functions Wireless Print, Copy, Scan, Cloud Link
PRINTER SPECIFICATIONS
Print Resolution Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
Print Technology 5 Individual Ink Tanks (PGBK, BK, C, M, Y)
Inkjet FINE print head with 2pl (min.) ink droplet size
ChromaLife100+ inks
Mono Print Speed Approx. 12.2 ipm
Colour Print Speed Approx. 8.7 ipm
Photo Print Speed Borderless 10x15cm : Approx. 44 seconds
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm)
Two Sided Printing Auto Duplex Print (A4, Letter – plain paper)
CARTRIDES AND YIELDS
Standard Ink Cartridges 5 individual ink tanks
PGI-450PGBK (Pigment Black)
CLI-451BK (Black)
CLI-451C (Cyan)
CLI-451M (Magenta)
CLI-451Y (Yellow)
Optional XL Ink Cartridges High yield XL ink tanks
PGI-450PGBK XL (Pigment Black)
CLI-451BK XL (Black)
CLI-451C XL (Cyan)
CLI-451M XL (Magenta)
CLI-451Y XL (Yellow)
Cartridge Yield (Plain paper) A4 Colour Document
Pigment Black: 300 pages
Pigment Black XL: 500 pages
Black: 1795* pages
Black XL: 5565* pages
Cyan: 345 pages
Cyan XL: 715 pages
Magenta: 306 pages
Magenta XL: 645 pages
Yellow: 347 pages
Yellow XL: 715 pages
* Estimated supplemental yield
Cartridge Yield (Photo print) 10x15cm photo
Pigment Black: 2405* photos
Pigment Black XL: 4945* photos
Black: 376* photos
Black XL: 810* photos
Cyan: 125 photos
Cyan XL: 285 photos
Magenta: 131 photos
Magenta XL: 310 photos
Yellow: 127 photos
Yellow XL: 286 photos
* Estimated supplemental yield
PAPER SUPPORT
Paper Types Plain Paper
Envelopes
Canon Pro Platinum (PT-101)
Canon Pro Luster (LU-101)
Canon Plus Glossy II (PP-201)
Cano Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)
Canon “Everyday Use” (GP-501)
Canon Matte (MP-101)
Canon High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)
Canon Photo Stickers (PS-101)
Canon T-Shirt Transfer (TR-301)
Maximum Paper Input Front tray: Max. 100 sheets (plain paper)
Paper Sizes A4, A5, B5, 10x15cm, 13x18cm, 20x25cm, Envelopes (DL, COM10), Letter, Legal
Paper Weight Plain paper: 64 – 105 g/m²
Canon photo paper: up to 300 g/m²
SCANNER SPECIFICATIONS
Scanner Type CIS flatbed photo and document scanner
Scanner Resolution (Optical) 1200 x 2400 dpi
A4 Scan Speed Approx. 14 sec
Scanning Depth (Input / Output) Colour: 48 bit / 24 bit
Greyscale: 16 bit / 8 bit
Maximum Document Size 216 x 297 mm
COPIER SPECIFICATIONS
Copy Speed sFCOT: Approx. 20 sec
sESAT: Approx. 7.2 ipm
Multiple Copy 1-99 copies
Copy Functions Document Copying, Photo Copying, Borderless copy, 2-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, Frame erase copy
Copy Zoom 25 – 400% (in 1% increments)
Fit to page
A5 to A4, B5 to A4, A4 to A5 and A4 to B5
INTERFACE
Display Type & Size 6.2cm LCD (TFT)
Display Languages 30 Languages Selectable:
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovene, Turkish, Greek, Slovakian, Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Romanian, Bulgarian, 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, Administration password
Interface Type – Other PIXMA Cloud Link
PIXMA Printing Solutions app
Canon Print Service Plugin (Android)
Google Cloud Print
Apple AirPrint
Print from Email
Access point mode
WLAN PictBridge
SOFTWARE
Supported Operating Systems Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista SP1 & SP2 / XP SP3 32-bit
Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later
Supported Mobile Systems iOS
Android
Windows RT
Minimum System Requirements Windows: 3GB disk space, Internet Explorer 8
Mac: Internet connection, 1.5GB disk space, Safari 5
Display: 1024 x 768 XGA
Software Included MP Driver including Scanning Utility
My Image Garden with Full HD Movie Print
Quick Menu
Easy-WebPrint EX (download)²
PHYSICAL FEATURES
Weight Approx. 6.3 kg
Dimensions (W x D x H) 455 x 369 x 148mm
Acoustic Noise Levels Approx. 42.5dB(A)
Recommended Operating Environment Temperature: 15-30°C
Humidity: 10-80%RH (no dew condensation)
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Off: Approx. 0.2 W
Standby (connected to PC via USB): Approx. 0.8 W (scanning lamp off)
Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 1.8 W (scanning lamp off)
Time to enter Standby mode: 7 minutes
Copying: Approx. 12 W
Print Resolution Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
Mono Print Speed A4 document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.
Colour Print Speed A4 document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.
Photo Print Speed Photo print speed is based on default driver setting using ISO/JIS-SCID N2 standard on Canon Photo Paper Plus Glossy II and does not take into account data processing time on host computer.
Cartridge Yield (Plain paper) Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711 standard. Values obtained by continuous printing.
Cartridge Yield (Photo print) Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 29102. Values obtained by continuous printing.
Scanner Resolution (Optical) Optical resolution is a measure of maximum hardware sampling resolution based on ISO 14473 standard. When scanning in high resolution, the maximum scan size is restricted.
A4 Scan Speed Colour document scan speed is measured with ISO/IEC 24735 Annex C Test Chart A. Scan speed indicates the time measured between pressing the scan button of the scanner driver and the on-screen status display turns off.
Copy Speed Colour document copy speed is measured based on average of sFCOT and sESAT in Performance Test of ISO/IEC 29183 standard.
Software Included Full HD Movie Print is available for MOV and MP4 movie files created by select Canon digital cameras and camcorders. Requires installation of software bundled with Canon video or digital camera, from which the movie was captured. MOV files require: ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser (version 6.5 or later), MP4 files require: ImageBrowser EX (version 1.0 or later).
² Easy-WebPrint EX requires Internet Explorer 8 or later
Power Consumption When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MG5640

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MG5640 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG5640.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MG5640. 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 MG5640 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MG5640 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MG5640.
  3. Canon PIXMA MG5640 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect Canon PIXMA MG5640 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 MG5640.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MG5640 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MG5640 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 MG5640 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MG5640 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MG5640 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MG5640 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MG5640 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 MG5640 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MG5640 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG5640

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MG5640 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 MG5640 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MG5640, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon PIXMA MG5640 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your Canon PIXMA MG5640 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon PIXMA MG5640 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until Canon PIXMA MG5640 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MG5640 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG5640 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 MG5640) 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 MG5640 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 MG5640 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 MG5640 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG5640 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 MG5640.

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 MG5640.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG5640-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 MG5640 publishing directly from Canon website with easy-to-download, to get the download link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0132 MBDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.8019 MBDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.052 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
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/Mac OS X 10.6)1.220 MBDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.015 MBDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series CUPS Printer Driver For Mac (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.017 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.32.5 MBDownload
ICA Driver For Mac (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.7 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
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.1.621 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
My Image Garden For Mac (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility For Mac (OS X 10.6)2.0.1220 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)3.00204 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)5.00474 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)5.00262 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)5.00376 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.00236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.00213 KBDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.110 MBDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.114 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
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)3.0085 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)5.0072 KBDownload
Canon MG5640/Canon MG5650/MG5600 Series - Getting Started GuideCA.1.001.1 MBDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series Getting Started GuideV11.2 MBDownload
Canon MG5640/MG5600 Series Getting Started GuideV11.2 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG5640 Driver & Software Free Download For Windows, MacOS, Linux

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MG5640 since you can download them on our site www.canonupdates.com that provide the download link for both software & driver of canon series from the Official site. You need only to hit the download link below and then follow the instructions manually. User manual can be downloaded as well, thus you effortlessly can finish the installation process.

Canon PIXMA MG5640 Driver & Software Download