Canon PIXMA MP520 Driver Download and Manual

Canon PIXMA MP520 Driver Download and Manual

  • Canon PIXMA MP520 Printer Driver Download for Windows and Mac OS X

Canon PIXMA MP520 is one of the special printers created by one of the best electronic manufactures in the world, Canon. Canon creates this printer in the very special way. This printer is called as three in one printer. What does it mean? Let’s check what it does mean.

What is the meaning of three in one printer? It means that this printer can be used not only for one function, printing but also in other two functions. This printer can be used for printing, copying and also scanning the document. The quality? Never ask it, because you will not regret when you buy this printer. This printer is better than previous PIXMA MP printer series. Canon PIXMA MP520 can print and copy at the same speed, 30 print and copy per minute. The scanner’s resolution is also insane. It is about 2400 x 4800 dpi.

The masterpiece of Canon never makes you regret your choice. One of the examples is this printer. Canon PIXMA MP520 is in the very classy and high-class level of the printer with all the specifications explained in the article. Then, with this printer in your hands now, you can do many things in order to help you out in finishing many tasks you have.

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Canon PIXMA MP520 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 MP520 Specification

TYPE

Available Functions Print, Scan & Copy. Camera, Memory Card, and Mobile phone direct printing with 5.0cm Colour TFT screen and Easy-Scroll Wheel

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
Print Engine InkJet 4-ink with minimum 2pl Micro-Nozzles, FiNE print head
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15 cm: Approx. 46 seconds (Standard)
Mono Print Speed Up to 30ppm (Max.), 14.6ppm (Standard), When feeding from ASF
Colour Print Speed Text & Graphics: Up to 20 ppm (Max.), 10.9 ppm (Standard), When feeding from ASF
Ink Cartridge Configuration Single Ink Technology – 4 separate ink tanks (PGI-5BK, CLI-8C, CLI-8M, CLI-8Y)
For yield information see www.canon-europe.com/ink/yield
Black Ink Tank Life 505 pages (PGI-5BK) 3835photos (PGI-5BK)
Colour Ink Tank Life Cyan: 910 pages (CLI-8C), Magenta: 665 pages (CLI-8M), Yellow: 685 pages (CLI-8Y)
Cyan: 424 photos (CLI-8C), Magenta: 287 photos (CLI-8M), Yellow: 299 photos (CLI-8Y)
Media Type Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro (PR-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy (PP-101/PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Double Sided (PP-101D), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-101/SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper (GP-401), 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), Super White Paper (SW-201)
Media Input Rear Tray: Max. 150 sheets.
Front Tray: Max. 100 sheets.
Media Size Rear Tray: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 10 x 18cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm, Credit Card (54 x 86mm) Front Tray: A4, Letter, B5
Media Weight Rear Tray: 64 to 105 g/m and
supported Canon special media up to 273 g/m
Front Tray: 64 to 105 g/m
Two Sided Printing Available by manual operation using Photo Paper Plus Double Sided, Super White Paper or plain paper in A4, B5, A5, Letter & 13 x 18cm sizes (Windows only)
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm & Credit Card sizes)
Camera Interface and
Connectivity
Direct Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digita cameras & camcorders
Card Direct Printing CompactFlash®, Microdrive, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick Proâ„¢, SD Memory Card®, MultiMediaCardâ„¢, and SDHC Memory Card. xD-PictureCardâ„¢, Memory Stick Duoâ„¢, Memory Stick PRO Duoâ„¢, RS-MMCâ„¢, miniSDâ„¢ and microSDâ„¢. Features: Multi-photo print (select multiple images and number of prints for each image), Photo index print, 35-up contact print, Print all photos, DPOF print, Layout print, Sticker print, Print with shooting information, Photo index sheet, Search (by date), Slide show, File number & date print Image Enhancements: Auto Image Fix, Vivid photo, Photo Optimizer PRO, Noise reduction, Face Brightener, Brightness, Contrast, Colour hue (skin tones), Sepia/Simulated illustration, Red Eye Reduction, Image Optimizer, Trimming
Other Features Driver Features: Photo Optimizer PRO (Windows only), Image Optimizer (Windows Only), Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo.

SCANNER FUNCTIONS

Scanner Type Flatbed CIS colour scanner
Scanner Resolution Optical Up to 2400 x 4800 dpi
Scanner Resolution Digital Up to 19200 x 19200 dpi
Colour Scanning Depth 48 / 24 bit (RGB each 16 / 8 bit)
Halftone/Greyscale 16 / 8 bit
Compatibility TWAIN / WIA (Windows XP / Windows Vista)
Effective Scanning Width A4 / LTR
Other Features Z-lid (up to 15mm), Push-scan, Multi-Scan, PDF file creation & edition*, Descreen, Unsharp mask, Stitch Assist*, Photograph corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction, Auto Tone), Gutter Shadow Correction, Text (OCR)
* Function with MP Navigator

COPIER FUNCTIONS

Colour/Photo Copy Yes
Copy Speed Colour Document Approx. 28 sec
Copy Speed 10x15cm Borderless
Photo
Approx. 49 sec
Copy Speed Mono Up to 30 cpm
Copy Speed Colour Up to 20 cpm
Multiple Copy 1 to 99 copies
Zoom 25 – 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios
Other Features Auto Intensity (AE copy), Manual Intensity Adjustment, Image Repeat copy, Fit-to-page copy, Borderless copy, Sticker copy, 2-on-1 copy, 4-on-1copy, Frame Erase copy, Trimming/Masking copy, Photo reprint, Face brightener, Fade restoration, Manual colour adjustment (brightness/contrast/hue)

INTERFACE AND SOFTWARE

Interface Type – PC USB 2.0 Hi-Speed, Bluetooth Ver1.2 (with optional Bluetooth Unit – BU-20)
Interface Type – Mobile Phone /
PDA
Bluetooth Ver1.2 (with optional
Bluetooth unit BU-20) (JPEG only) & Photo printing via PictBridge
Operating System Requirements Windows ® Vistaâ„¢, XP, 2000 Professional / Internet Explorer 6.0 / Pentium ® II 300 MHz including compatible processors / 128 MB RAM / 800 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive / Display 1024×768 Mac OS X v.10.4 / Safari / Intel ® processor, PowerPC G3 / 256 MB RAM / 700 MB Hard disk space* / CD-ROM drive / Display 1024×768 Mac OS X v.10.2.8 – v.10.3 / Safari / Intel ® processor, PowerPC G3 / 128 MB RAM / 700 MB Hard disk space* / CD-ROM drive / Display 1024×768
*If EPP EX for Mac is not included, HD space is 450 MB
Software Included MP Navigator EX, Easy-PhotoPrint EX*, ScanSoft OmniPage SE (OCR software)
* EPP EX for Mac: available for download from the Canon web site

GENERAL FEATURES

Dimensions (W x D x H) 445 x 378 x 172mm
Number of Language (LCD) 20 Languages selectable: Japanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovenian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Greek
Temperature Range Operating environment: 5° – 35° C
Humidity Operating humidity: 10 – 90%RH (no condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels Print: Approx. 36.5 dB(A) when printing in the highest print quality mode on Photo Paper Pro
Copy: Approx. 38.5 dB(A) when copying in the highest print quality mode on Photo Paper Pro
Weight Approx. 7.5 kg
Power source AC 100-240V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 2.4W (when
scanning lamp is off),
Off: Approx. 1.0 W,
Copying: Approx 17 W

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MP510

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MP510 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MP510.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MP510. 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 MP510 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MP510 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 MP510.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MP510 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MP510 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 MP510 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MP510 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MP510 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MP510 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MP510 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 MP510 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MP510 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MP510

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MP510 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 MP510 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MP510, 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 MP510 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MP510 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 MP510) 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 MP510 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 MP510 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 MP510 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 MP520 MP Drivers (Windows 7 (64-bit)1.1114 MBDownload
PIXMA MP520 MP Drivers (Windows 7 (32-bit)1.1114 MBDownload
PIXMA MP520 MP Drivers (Windows XP (64-bit)1.039 MBDownload
PIXMA MP520 MP Drivers (Windows 2000 (32-bit)-(Windows XP (32-bit)1.0215 MBDownload
Canon Inkjet Printer Driver Add-On Module (Windows 7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)1.104.1 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-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.7.058 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
My Printer (Windows 2000)2.9.52.7 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 2000)3.2.043 MBDownload
PIXMA MP520 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7)10.51.2.010 MBDownload
PIXMA MP520 Scanner Driver (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)12.13.313 MBDownload
ScanGear CS for OS X (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)12.13.113 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
MP Navigator (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)2.0.713 MBDownload
Printer User Guide for Windows users1.07.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MP520 On-screen Manual (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)1.10a19 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 MP520 Driver Download and Manual For Windows, Mac OS X

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MP510 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 MP520 Driver Download