Canon PIXMA MP230 Driver Free Download

Canon PIXMA MP230 Driver Free Download For Windows and macOS – PIXMA MP230 will be a great answer for you who need photo printer with simple and compact design. This printer offers compact yet stylish design that will fit with spaces in your room with multiple functions as printer, scanner, and copier. It is featured with some technology and software that will allow you to get easiness and high quality output with this printer. It also offers high resolution that will be great for photo printing choice.

Using this Canon MP230, you should not need to wait for long time to finish your printing job. Thanks to ISO ESAT technology that will give you up to 7.0 ipm for mono print and 4.8 ipm for color print. The printer also uses Canon FINE technology for high result and easiness to replace the cartridge. This printer is very suitable for photo printing and the result will be last longer with Canon Chroma Life 100+ technology.

The printer is also equipped with image enhancement such as My Image Garden to organize the image. It is also possible to print your memorable moment from Facebook with application called Print Your Day. Make your documents and photos look awesome with Canon PIXMA MP230.

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Canon PIXMA MP230 Operating System Compatibility

Windows 10 / Windows 10 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / Windows XP (x64) / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) / Linux

Canon PIXMA MP230 Specification

Print
Speed Colour Up to 4.8ipm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 7.0ipm Mono Print
Product Group Output A4
Printer Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi Print
Scan
Scanner Optical Resolution 600 x 1200 dpi Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Scanner Bit Depth 48 bit input / 24 bit output (RGB each 16 / 8 bit)
Scanner Features 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
Scanner Type Flatbed CIS Colour Scanner
Copy
Colour Copier Yes
Copier Functions Document copying (colour or mono)
Copy Facility Present Yes
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) USB
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible
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-ROMDrive Display: 800 x 600 or better
Media Handling
Paper Trays 1
Paper Handling Input 1 100 Sheet Input Tray
Maximum Copies 20
Maximum Paper Size A4
Media Supported 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 Semigloss (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)
Paper Size 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 Document Size A4/LTR (216x297mm)
Barcodes & Labels
Barcode 4960999848594
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print/Scan/Copy
Technology Multifunction Inkjet Printer
Case Colour Black
Dimensions 444mm (W) x 329mm (D) x 153mm (H) – Weight 5.3kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 5 to 35C – Humidity 10 to 90%
Noise Level 44.7dbA
Power Consumption 10W (Max) / 0.6W (Standby)
Product Summary Canon PIXMA MP230 A4 Colour Inkjet Printer
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz
Consumable Info
Colour Cartridge Life 244 Pages
Mono Cartridge Life 220 Pages
Software
Software Included MP Driver including Scanning Utility My Image Garden Full HD Movie Print [10] Quick Menu Easy-WebPrint EX (download) [11]
In the Box
In The Box PIXMA MP230 All-In-One, Power cord, FINE Cartridges PG-510 (Black) and CL-511 (Colour), Multilingual set up guides, Warranty sheet, Setup software and Users manual CD including My Image Garden with text OCR and HD Movie Print

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MP230

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MP230 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MP230.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MP230. 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 MP230 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MP230 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MP230.
  3. Canon MP230 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect PIXMA MP230 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 MP230.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MP230 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MP230 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 MP230 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MP230 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MP230 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MP230 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MP230 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 MP230 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MP230 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MP230

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MP230 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 MP230 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MP230, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon MP230 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your PIXMA MP230 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon MP230 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until PIXMA MP230 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MP230 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MP230 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 MP230) 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 MP230 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 MP230 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 MP230 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MP230 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 MP230.

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 MP230.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MP230-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 will give you the official driver and software that you can directly download from this link below. Of course, the steps by step are also easy to follow.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP x64/2000/Me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)11.7.1.015 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0326 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.60a24 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)1.7.015 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 Windows XP (32-bit)3.3.1293 MBDownload
Quick Menu Windows XP (32-bit)2.6.19.2 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)2.7.09.1 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
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series Scanner Driver (10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7 X 10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)19.0.0b25 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.02.5 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
Quick Menu (OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility Lite (OS X 10.11)2.3.022 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/Mac OS X 10.8)2.7.01.8 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 (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 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 (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 MP230 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.803 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.803.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series User Manual (Windows)1.2018 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series User Manual (Mac)1.1157 MBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series User Manual (OS X 10.5)1.1057 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)2.00395 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)3.8087 KBDownload
PIXMA MP230 series Getting StartedV13 MBDownload

Manuals are available in PDF format and HTML format

PDF format

Memo: File names having the extension.pdf are PDF files.
You need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to read PDF files.

Follow the instructions below to download manuals in PDF format.

  • Click the file name you want to download. The download will start automatically.
  • Files will be saved on the computer desktop.
  • Double-click the downloaded file to open it.

HTML format

Follow the instructions below to download the compressed files on Windows.

  • Click the file link, select Save, and specify the directory to save the file. The download will start automatically.
  • Downloaded files will be saved in the specified folder in a self-extracting form (.exe format).
  • Double-click the files to decompress them and save them in the same folder.
  • To open and HTML format manual double-click the file.html in the folder.

Follow the instruction below to download the compressed files on Macintosh.

  • Click the file name you want to download. The download will start automatically.
  • Files will be saved on the computer desktop.
  • Double-click the downloaded files. Files will be decompressed automatically, and the Photo Application Guide folder will be created on your computer’s desktop.
  • To open an HTML-format manual, double-click the file.html in the folder.

Canon PIXMA MP230 Driver Free Download For Windows, macOS

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MP230 since you can download them on our site Canon Printer Support that provides the download link for both software and 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 MP230 Driver Download