Canon PIXMA MG7740 Printer Driver Setup & Download

Canon PIXMA MG7740 is a smart choice for people who demand stunning photo prints that can be done in a matter of seconds. With its six ink tank system, this printer has impressive color accuracy and balance for printed photos. Enjoy the reliability and simplicity not only for its quality but also for its easy establish connections from various smart devices even from the cloud. Now you don’t have to worry about moving the files to the computer first before printing it because you can print it directly from your devices.

With up to 9.600 dpi resolution, Canon MG7740 provide you with an amazing photo print result for you to show off. And encouraging you to keep being creative with its Canon FINE Technology that allows you to express yourself in an amazing, colorful and stunning prints, but you can also produce elegant mono prints too.

Canon PIXMA MG 7740 has an excellent connection that can help you to print from nearly any devices connected to the internet. With this feature, finishing your projects never been easier. The app to use this feature called Canon Print app, which allows you to scan or even print directly from your smartphone or tablet. Its built-in WiFi Direct provide the user with a wireless network connection that makes it, even more, easier to connect with this printer.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG2940 Driver & Software For Windows, MacOS and Linux

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Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740

Functions Wireless / Ethernet, Print, Copy, Scan, Cloud Link
PRINTER SPECIFICATIONS
Print Resolution Up to 9600 x 2400 dpi
Print Technology 6 Individual Ink Tanks (PGBK, BK, C, M, Y, GY) Inkjet FINE print head with 1pl (min.) ink droplet size ChromaLife100 inks
Mono Print Speed Approx. 15.0 ipm
Colour Print Speed Approx. 10.0 ipm
Photo Print Speed Borderless 10x15cm : Approx. 21 seconds
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm)
Two Sided Printing Auto Duplex Print (A4, A5, B5, Letter – plain paper)
Direct Disc Printing Yes (software included)
CARTRIDES AND YIELDS
Standard Ink Cartridges 6 individual ink tanks
PGI-470PGBK (Pigment Black)
CLI-471BK (Black)
CLI-471C (Cyan)
CLI-471M (Magenta)
CLI-471Y (Yellow)
CLI-471GY (Grey)
Optional XL Ink Cartridges High yield XL ink tanks
PGI-470PGBK XL (Pigment Black)
CLI-471BK XL (Black)
CLI-471C XL (Cyan)
CLI-471M XL (Magenta)
CLI-471Y XL (Yellow)
CLI-471GY XL (Grey)
Ink Tanks Yield (Plain paper) A4 Colour Document
Pigment Black: 300 pages
Pigment Black XL: 500 pages
Black: 1105* pages
Black XL: 4425* pages
Cyan: 311 pages
Cyan XL: 680 pages
Magenta: 297 pages
Magenta XL: 650 pages
Yellow: 323 pages
Yellow XL: 680 pages
Grey: 780* pages
Grey XL: 3350* pages
* Estimated supplemental yield
Ink Tanks Yield (Photo print) 10x15cm photo
Pigment Black: 3050* photos
Pigment Black XL: 3900* photos
Black: 398* photos
Black XL: 895* photos
Cyan: 173 photos
Cyan XL: 375 photos
Magenta: 182 photos
Magenta XL: 400 photos
Yellow: 161 photos
Yellow XL: 336 photos
Grey: 125 photos
Grey XL: 289 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)
Other Fine Art Papers
Printable Discs
Maximum Paper Input Lower cassette: Max. 125 sheets (plain paper)
Upper cassette: Max. 20 sheets (photo paper)
Direct Disc Print Tray: 1 printable CD, DVD or Blu-Ray Disc
Paper Sizes Lower cassette: A4, A5, B5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 20x25cm
Upper cassette: 10x15cm, 13x18cm
Paper Weight Lower cassette: Plain paper 64 – 105 g/m², Canon photo paper up to 300 g/m²
Upper cassette: Canon photo paper up to 300 g/m²
SCANNER SPECIFICATIONS
Scanner Type CIS flatbed photo and document scanner
Scanner Resolution (Optical) 2400 x 4800 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. 19 sec
sESAT: Approx. 7.7 ipm
Multiple Copy 99 copies max.
Copy Functions Document Copying, Photo Copying, Borderless copy, 2-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, Frame erase copy, Disc Label 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 8.8cm LCD (TFT colour/Touch)
Display Languages 33 Languages Selectable: Japanese, English(mm & inch), German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovene, Turkish, Greek, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Indonesian, Slovakian, Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Romanian, Bulgarian, Thai, Croatian, Vietnamese
Interface Type – PC / Mac Hi-Speed USB (B Port)
Ethernet: 10/100Mbps (auto switchable)
Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP, Administration password
Interface Type – Other PIXMA Touch & Print (NFC – Active Tag)
PIXMA Cloud Link
Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app
Canon Print Service Plugin (Android)
Google Cloud Print
Apple AirPrint
Wi-Fi Direct
Access Point Mode
WLAN PictBridge
Memory Card Slots
Mopria (Android)
Compatible Memory Cards SD Card, SDHC Card, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Micro*, mini SD Card*, micro SD Card*, mini SDHC Card*, micro SDHC Card
*Using recommended adapter – not supplied
SOFTWARE
Supported Operating Systems Windows 10
Windows 8.1 (including Windows 8.1 Update), Windows 8
Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1
Windows Vista SP2
Windows XP SP3 (32 bit only)
Note: For Windows, .NET Framework 4 or .NET Framework 4.5 is required.
For Windows XP, XPS Essentials Pack is required.
Mac OS X v10.7.5 to Mac OS X v10.10
Supported Mobile Systems iOS
Android
Minimum System Requirements Windows: 3.1GB 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)
PHYSICAL FEATURES
Weight approx. 7.9 kg
Dimensions (W x D x H) approx. 435 x 370 x 148 mm
Acoustic Noise Levels approx. 43.5dB(A) [11]
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. 0.9 W (scanning lamp off)
Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 1.6 W (scanning lamp is off)
Time to enter Standby mode: 7 minutes
Copying: Approx. 15 W

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MG7740

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MG7740 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG7740.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MG7740. 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 MG7740 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MG7740 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MG7740.
  3. Canon MG7740 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MG7740 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MG7740 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MG7740 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MG7740 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MG7740 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG7740

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MG7740, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon MG7740 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your PIXMA MG7740 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon MG7740 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until PIXMA MG7740 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MG7740 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740) 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 MG7740 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 MG7740 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 MG7740 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740.

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 MG7740.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG7740-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 MG7740, 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 MG7740 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.048 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7740 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.9020 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7740 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0038 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 MG7740 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)1.18.1 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
Canon MG7740 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
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
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.20236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.20213 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)3.20204 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)5.20614 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)5.20277 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)5.20456 KBDownload
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
PIXMA MG7740 Getting Started (device setup part)V11.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7740 Getting Started (device setup part)V11.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7740 / MG6800 series Getting Started (software installation part)V14.1 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)3.2090 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)5.2075 KBDownload
PIXMA MG7740 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.019 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7740 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7740 Printer Firmware Updater For (MacOS X 10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)1.041 MBDownload
PIXMA MG7740 Printer Firmware Updater For (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.038 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG7740 Printer Driver Setup & Download For Windows, MacOS & Linux

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MG7740 since you can download them on our site Canon Support that provides 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 MG7740 Driver & Software Download