Canon PIXMA MG7160 Drivers, Software and User Manual

It is true that Canon PIXMA MG7160 has many great things to offer. Users can find many awesome specifications and features in this printer. One of the great specifications of this printer is about its cartridge. The cartridge of this printer is supported by 6 types of ink. There are six types of inks and they are located in individual ink tanks, so there are 6 tanks. This will provide efficiency and great printing quality. Users do not need to replace all of the ink because they can easily buy and find ink for the empty tank only. Six types of ink also provide richer color for printing.

Related to its cartridge, Canon MG7160 also has special cartridge technology. This technology enables to the printer to produce very small ink droplets. Its size is so small, even up to 1 pl. With the microscopic ink droplets, users will get great results of printing with awesome details. This is also strengthened by high resolution. The maximum resolution is up to 9600 x 2400 dpi, so it will provide premium photos.

If those are still not enough, Canon PIXMA MG 7160 also provides a nice feature to save papers for printing. This printer has the feature of Auto 2-sided Print. This will be so helpful since users do not need to use two papers for printing two pages. The device can automatically print on both pages of paper easily.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG3260 Printer Driver & User Manual

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Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 / Linux.

Specification Canon PIXMA MG7160

  • Printing Resolution: 9600 (horizontal) 1 x 2400 (vertical) dpi
  • Print Speed: B&W: 15.0 ipmColour: 10.0 ipm4”X6” photo: Approx. 21 seconds
  • Ink Tanks: PGi650BK, CLi651BK, CLi651C, CLi651M, CLi651Y, CLi651GY(optional XL ink tanks also available)
  • Borderless Printing: 4″x 6″, 5″x 7″, 8″x10″, Letter, A4
  • Paper Sizes: A4, Letter, Legal, A5, B5, Envelopes (DL, COM10), 4″x6″, 5″x7″, 8″x10″
  • Wireless LAN Network Type: IEEE802.11n, IEEE802.11g, IEEE802.11b
  • Wireless LAN Security: WEP64/128bit, WPA-PSK(TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK(TKIP/AES)
  • Camera/Memory Card Printing: WiFi PictBridge Printing with compatible Canon Cameras. Print from Memory Card Slots for direct photo printing. (SD, SDHC, Mini SD, CF)
  • Special Copy Functions: Two sided, borderless, 2 on 1, 4 on 1, fit-to-page, disc label, frame erase
  • Scanner Type: Flatbed CIS
  • Scanning Bit Depth (Input/ Output): Greyscale: 16bit/8bit, Colour: 48bit/24bit (RGB each 16bit/8bit)
  • Operating System: Windows 8, 7, 7 SP1, Vista, Vista SP1 & SP2, XP SP2 & SP3 (32 bit); Mac: Mac OSX v10.6.08 – 10.8, 10.6, Lion 10.7, OS EI X Capitan 10.11
  • Included as Standard: PIXMA MG7160 printer, Setup CD-ROM and operational guide, 6 individual ink tanks, sample photo paper, power cord and Canon warranty card. A-B USB cable to connect to Computer not included
  • Software Included: My Image Garden, Easy WebPrint EX (IE7+ only), Canon Solution Menu, Adobe RGB, On Screen Manual.

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MG7160

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MG7160 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG7160.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MG7160. 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 MG7160 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MG7160 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MG7160.
  3. Canon MG7160 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MG7160 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MG7160 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MG7160 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MG7160 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MG7160 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG7160

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MG7160, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon MG7160 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your PIXMA MG7160 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon MG7160 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until PIXMA MG7160 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MG7160 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160) 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 MG7160 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 MG7160 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 MG7160 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG7160 Wireless Connection Setup

(If the Printer is compatible with Wireless)

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 MG7160.

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 MG7160.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG7160-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.

If you have a printer Canon PIXMA MG7160, then you will need to surely have the official driver & software to install your printer. If you have none, then you will be glad to know that canonupdates.com will give you the official driver & software that you can directly download from this link below. Of course, the steps by step are also easy to follow.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.150 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.7019 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0127 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
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)3.5.0294 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Windows XP (32-bit)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
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
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)1.1372 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver For Mac OS X 10.63.3.43.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series CUPS Printer Driver For Mac OS X 10.611.7.1.018 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.32.2 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/Mac OS X 10.8)3.5.0300 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.73.2.0299 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
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 For Mac OS X 10.63.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac OS X 10.62.5.02.4 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility For Mac OS X 10.62.0.1220 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)2.204.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)4.002 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)4.001.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series ScanGear MP for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)4.007.4 MBDownload
Setup Manual For MacCA.1.005.5 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For WindowsCA.1.006.3 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.004.2 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.7 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.8 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.312 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.315 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For MacCA.1.001.7 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual for MacCA.1.002.9 MBDownload
Scanning Manual for MacCA.1.002.6 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
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)4.0079 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.20420 KBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series Setup GuideV1459 KBDownload
PIXMA MG7160 / MG7100 series Getting Started GuideV12.5 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG7160 Drivers, Software and User Manual For Windows, MacOS & Linux

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160 Driver & Software Download