Canon PIXMA MP470 Printer Driver Download and Manual

Canon PIXMA MP470 Photo All-In-One Inkjet Printer

  • Driver and software PIXMA MP470 available for windows and macOS

Who needs a facsimile if you can choose to use a scanner? Canon PIXMA MP470 steps up this whole printing world to the next level. This printer not only equipped with printing function but also scanning and copying functions. This scanner offers you scanning resolution up to 2400 x 4800 dpi optical resolution and 19200 x 19200 dpi interpolated resolution. This scanner is using CIS scan element and reaches 24 bit of color depth and 48 bit of internal color depth. This copying feature lets you enlarge a document as large as 400% and reduce a document as small as 25%. It also can produce 22 mono copies per minute and 17 color copies per minute.

Canon PIXMA MP470 is a wonderful inkjet printer that accomplished with Canon FINE technology. With its 320 nozzles in black-and-white and 384 nozzles for each color (cyan, magenta, and yellow), this printer is able to deliver detailed and exciting images.

Canon PIXMA MP470 serves you printing resolution as high as 600 x 600 dpi in black-and-white and 4800 x 1200 dpi in color. The printing speed of this printer is as fast as its copying speed. The printer package is including Canon Easy-PhotoPrint, ScanSoft OmniPage SE, drivers, and utilities. Card slots in this printer also adding the ease offer from this impressive multifunction printer.

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Canon PIXMA MP470 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)

Canon PIXMA MP470 Specification

Printer
Printing Technology Canon Bubblejet with Full-photolithography Inkjet Nozzle Engineering (FINE)
Maximum Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi
Minimum Ink Droplet Size 2 picoliter
Ink Type ChromaLife100 ink
Ink Palette CMYK
Ink Cartridge Configuration 1 Black Cartridge & 1 Tri-Color Cartridge
Print Speed Black Text: Up to 22 ppm
Color Text: Up to 17 ppm
4″ x 6″ Color Photo: 46 seconds
Input Buffer Not Specified by Manufacturer
Printer Duty Cycle Not Specified by Manufacturer
Print Archival Life Up to 100 Years
Scanner
Image Sensor Tri-color Linear Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Optical Resolution 1200 x 2400 dpi
Interpolated Resolution 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Color Depth 48-bit internal / 24-bit external
Dynamic Range Not Specified by Manufacturer
Light Source RGB LEDs
Reflective Scan Area 8.5″ x 11.7″
Transparency Scan Area No
Fax
Modem Speed Not Applicable
Transmission Speed Not Applicable
Transmission/Reception Memory Not Applicable
Fax Resolution Not Applicable
Dialing Options Not Applicable
Receiver Options Not Applicable
Copier
Copy Speed Black: 22 cpm
Color: 17 cpm
Copy Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
Reduction/Enlargement 25% – 400%, Fit to page
Copy Features Fit-to-Page, Image Repeat, Multiple Copy (1-99 pages), Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology
Paper Handling
Maximum Paper Width 8.5″
Maximum Printable Area 8.5″ x 23″ (with border)
8.5″ x 11″ (borderless)
Paper Sizes Letter, Legal, Credit Card (2.13″ x 3.39″), 4″ x 6″, 4″ x 8″, 5″ x 7″, 8″ x 10″, U.S. #10 Envelopes, User Defined (2.1″ x 3.4″ to 8.5″ x 23″)
Borderless Photo Sizes 4″ x 6″, 4″ x 8″, 5″ x 7″, 8″ x 10″, Letter (8.5″ x 11″)
Paper Types Plain paper, High Resolution Paper, Matte Photo Paper, Photo Paper Plus Glossy, Photo Paper Pro, Transparencies
Maximum Paper Thickness 105 gsm
Paper Capacity 100 Sheets
Special Media Support No
Connectivity
Computer Interface USB 2.0 High Speed
Compatible Memory Cards CompactFlash (Type I & II)
MicroDrive
Secure Digital (SD & SDHC)
MultiMediaCard (MMC)
Memory Stick/Memory Stick Pro
Direct Print Capable Yes (PictBridge)
Bluetooth wireless possible with USB Bluetooth adapter
Network Capable No
PostScript Support No
System & Software Requirements Windows System

• 300 MHz Pentium II Processor

• Windows 2000 (SP2 SP3 SP4), XP, Vista

• 128MB RAM

• 800MB Hard Disk Space

• USB Port

• CD-ROM Drive

• XGA Video Display (1024×768)

• Microsoft Internet Explorer

Macintosh System

• PowerPC or Intel Processor

• Macintosh OS X (10.4.x)

• 128MB RAM

• 700MB Hard Disk Space

• USB Port

• CD-ROM Drive

• Video Display

• Apple Safari

Physical
Status Display Indicator LEDs and Color LCD Display
Image Preview Display Yes (1.8″ Color LCD Display)
Front Panel Controls Power, Color Copy, Black Copy, Fit-to-page, Paper, Stop/Reset, Maintenance
Power Requirements 100-240 V AC; 50-60 Hz
Dimensions (WxHxD) 17.7 x 13.9 x 6.7″ (451 x 353 x 169 mm)
Weight 12.8 lb. (5.9 kg)

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MP470

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MP470 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MP470.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MP470. 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 MP470 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MP470 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MP460.
  3. Canon MP460 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect PIXMA MP460 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 MP470.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MP470 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MP470 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 MP470 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MP470 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MP470 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MP470 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MP470 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 MP470 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MP470 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MP470

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MP470 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 MP470 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MP470, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon MP460 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your PIXMA MP460 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon MP460 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until PIXMA MP460 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MP470 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MP470 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 MP470) 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 MP470 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 MP470 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 MP470 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MP460 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 MP460.

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 MP460.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MP460-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
PIXMA MP470 series MP Driver (Windows 8.1 x64/8 x64/7 x64/Vista64)1.0124 MBDownload
PIXMA MP470 series MP Driver (Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista/XP/2000)1.0124 MBDownload
Canon Inkjet Printer Driver Add-On Module (Windows 7/7 x64)230 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
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows XP x64)1.7.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.7.058 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
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.5.058 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)1.0845 MBDownload
Solution Menu (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)1.4.31.7 MBDownload
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
My Printer (Windows 2000)2.9.52.7 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows XP x64)1.0742 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 2000)3.2.043 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)3.1.08.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MP470 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)10.84.2.015 MBDownload
PIXMA MP470 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)10.84.2.014 MBDownload
PIXMA MP470 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)13.9.2a6.8 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 (OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 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
MP Navigator EX 1.0 Opener (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)1.0.0a2.1 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)1.0.818 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Mac OS X 10.5/10.6)1.1.09.8 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)1.0.718 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX 1.0 Opener (OS X 10.6)1.0.0225 KBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
PIXMA MP470 series User Manual (Mac)1.20a44 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 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 MP470 Printer Driver Download and Manual For Windows, macOS

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MP470 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 MP470 Printer Driver