Canon PIXMA MP560 Driver and User Manual

Canon PIXMA MP560 Driver and User Manual – Canon PIXMA MP560 is not an ordinary inkjet printer. This remarkable printer offers you not only printer but also scanner and copier in one device. This printer is using Canon FINE technology with minimum ink droplet as small as 1 pl that will give you the vibrant and meticulous result. Combination of Canon ChromaLife100+ and Canon photo paper can promise you to have long lasting photos as long as 10 decades.

Canon PIXMA MP560 is capable to do a nice job. This extraordinary printer has printing resolution as high as 600 x 600 dpi in black-and-white and 9600 x 2400 dpi in color. This printer also can deliver as fast as 9.2 images per minute in mono and 6 images per minute in color. Valued photos can come out from this printer because of its 5 individual ink tanks. This card slots, PictBridge, and WiFi also ease us to manifest high-quality photographs.

Canon PIXMA MP560 copier allows you to extend your document up to 400% and shrink your document as small as 25%. The scanner of this multifunctional printer spoils you with its 2400 x 4800 dpi scanner optical resolution and 19200 x 19200 dpi scanner enhanced resolution. This scanner is also equipped with 24-bit color depth and 48-bit internal color depth.

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Canon PIXMA MP560 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 (10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) / Linux

Canon PIXMA MP560 Specification

Print
Speed Colour Up to 6.0ipm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 9.2ipm Mono Print
Product Group Output A4
Double Sided Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
Printer Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi Print
Double Sided Printing (Duplex) Unit Yes , Automatic
Print Method InkJet 5-ink with 1 pl Micro-Nozzles, FINE print head and ContrastPLUS
Scan
Scanner Optical Resolution 2400 x 4800 dpi Scan
Scanner Resolution Enhanced 19,200 x 19,200dpi Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Scanner Bit Depth 48-bit/24-bit
Scanner Features Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, Scan to USB stick, Scan to memory card, Multi-Scan, PDF file creation/editing/password security, Descreen, Unsharp mask, Stitch Assist, Correct document orientation, Prevent show through,Correct Slanted documents, Photograph cor
Scanner Type Flatbed CIS Colour Scanner
Copy
Copier Reduce/Enlarge 25 to 400% Copy
Colour Copier Yes
Copier Functions 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, Shadow erase, Trimming/Masking copy, Photo reprint, Face brightener, Fade restoration, Ma
Copy Facility Present Yes
Copy Speed Colour (FCOT) 26seconds
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) USB & Wireless
LCD Screen 5cm LCD Display
Wireless System Included Wireless
Direct Printing Port 1 x PictBridge
Preview Monitor Size (Diagonal) 2.0ins
Preview Monitor Type Colour LCD
RF Network Standard IEEE 802.11b/g
RJ-45 Ports 1 x RJ-45
USB Port Yes
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0
Wireless Ready Yes
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows, Mac Compatible
System Requirements Windows Vista, Vista SP1 (1GHz processor, 512MB RAM) / Windows XP SP2, SP3 and Windows 2000 Professional SP4 (300MHz processor, 128MB RAM) Internet Explorer 6- / CD-ROM drive / Hard disk space 750MB* / Display XGA 1024×768 * for bundled software installat
Media Handling
Paper Trays 2
Paper Handling Input 1 500 Sheet Input Tray
Paper Handling Input 2 150 Sheet Multi-Purpose Input Tray
Compact Flash Supported
Maximum Copies 1 to 99
Maximum Paper Size A4
Media Supported Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Pro II (PR-201), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper Everyday Use (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper
MultiMedia Card Supported: MMC (Ver4.1), MMC Plus (Ver4.1), RS-MMC
Paper Size Rear Tray: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm Cassette: A4, B5, A5, Letter
Paper Weight 64 to 105g/Sq m
Scanner Document Size A4/Letter
Secure Digital SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, Mini SD Card micro SD, Mini SDHC Card, Micro SDHC
Sony Memory Stick Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Micro
xD-Picture Card Supported: xD Picture Card, xD Picture card Type M, xD Picture card Type H
Barcodes & Labels
Barcode 4960999638478
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print / Copy / Scan
Technology Inkjet Printer
Case Colour Black/Grey
Dimensions 45.3cm (W) x 36.8cm (D) x 16cm (H) – Weight 8.1kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 5 to 35C – Humidity 10 to 90%
Noise Level 44.5dbA
Power Consumption 14W (Max) / 1.9W (Standby) / 0.5W (Saving)
Product Summary Canon Pixma MP560 A4 Colour Inkjet Printer
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz
Consumable Info
Colour Cartridge Life 535 Pages
Mono Cartridge Life 3425 Pages
Number of Print Cartridges 5
Software
Photo Editing Features Multi-select print (select multiple images and number of prints for each image), Photo index print, Print all photos, DPOF print, Layout print, Sticker print, Print shooting information, Photo index sheet, Calendar print, ID photo print, Search by date, S
More Features
MicroDrive Yes

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MP560

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MP560 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MP560.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MP560. 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 MP560 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MP560 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP560.
  3. Canon PIXMA MP560 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect Canon PIXMA MP560 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 MP560.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MP560 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MP560 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 MP560 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon Canon PIXMA MP560 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MP560 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MP560 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MP560 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 MP560 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MP560 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MP560

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MP560 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 MP560 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MP560, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon PIXMA MP560 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your Canon PIXMA MP560 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon PIXMA MP560 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until Canon PIXMA MP560 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MP560 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MP560 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 MP560) 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 MP560 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 MP560 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 MP560 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

Canon PIXMA MP560 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 Canon PIXMA MP560.

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 Canon PIXMA MP560.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

Canon PIXMA MP560-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
Canon MP560 series MP Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0626 MBDownload
Canon MP560 series MP Driver (Windows XP x64)1.0616 MBDownload
Canon MP560 series MP Driver (Windows 2000)1.0525 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 x64)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
MP Navigator EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)3.0648 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.5.058 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)3.0546 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 2000)3.2.043 MBDownload
Canon MP560 series Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8)1.239 MBDownload
Canon MP560 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.48.6 MBDownload
Canon MP560 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
MP Drivers for Network (OS X 10.6)1.0034 MBDownload
Canon MP560 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)15.5.2a13 MBDownload
Canon ScanGear for OSX (OS X 10.3/10.4/Mac OS X 10.5)15.4.1a14 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.07.1 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
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.7.05.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX 3.0 Opener (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)1.0.0a2.1 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)3.0.629 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
Solution Menu (OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)1.4.1711 KBDownload
Solution Menu (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)1.4.1a2.2 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 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)3.0.529 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX 3.0 Opener (OS X 10.6)1.0.0222 KBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Power PC (OS X 10.4/10.5)3.2.04.8 MBDownload
Linux Source file for ScanGear For (Linux (32-bit)1.42.1 MBDownload
ScanGear For (Linux (32-bit)1.42.1 MBDownload
RPM Linux Print Drivers For (Linux (32-bit)3.22.3 MB2.3 MBDownload
Debian Linux Print Drivers For (Linux (32-bit)3.22.3 MBDownload
Canon MP560 series User Manual (Windows)1.0015 MBDownload
Canon MP560 series User Manual (Mac)1.1033 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for Canon IJ Network Tool (Windows)1.00803 KBDownload

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.

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Canon PIXMA MP560 Driver and User 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 MP560 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 MP560 Driver