Canon PIXMA MX396 Driver Support & Manual Instruction

Canon PIXMA MX396 Driver Support & Manual Instruction For Windows, MacOS and Linux – PIXMA MX396 is a solution if you are looking for a printer to use for home office or even to run a small business of your own. This printer is an all-in-one office printer with a very helpful feature, ADF which is Automatic Document Feeder, for a fast and easy printing, scanning, copying and also sending and receiving the fax. That’s why this printer is a very good option considering its cheap prize and also all the features and functions.

Canon MX396 can print at approximately 8.7 ipm for black or mono documents, and 5 ipm for colorful documents. Effortless, and easy to use features, making this printer a top choice if you want to replace your old printer with a more modern one. With the maximum resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi for printing work, this printer can also print a borderless result at approximately 46 seconds.

The scanner itself is a flatbed type and also support ADF feature, with a maximum of 1200 x 2400 dpi resolution for the result. The speed for scanning is approximately 15 seconds for A4 documents. Whether it is a colorful or mono document. And for the fax function, it takes around 3 seconds to send a fax. Canon PIXMA MX 396 is quite fast and complete functions for a cheap price.

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Canon PIXMA MX396 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 / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) / Linux

Specification Canon PIXMA MX396

Min. Ink Droplet Size

2pl/5pl (C/M), 3pl/5pl(Y), 11pl (PgBK)

Printing Resolution

4800 x 1200 (horizontal x vertical) dpi Total 1,792 nozzles (PgBK: 640 nozzles C/M/Y: each 384 nozzles)

Print Speed2

B&W A4: Approx. 8.7ipmColour A4: Approx. 5.0ipm,6″x4″ Borderless: Approx. 46secs

Ink Cartridges

PG-640 and CL-641 (optional PG-640XL, CL-641XL and PG-640XXL high capacity cartridges)

Ink Yield10

Borderless 6”x4” photo PG-640 (approx. 2465), CL-641 (approx. 69) or PG-640XL (approx. 5235), CL-641XL (approx. 150) or PG-640XXL (approx. 7560)Plain paper A4 PG-640 (approx. 180), CL-641 (approx. 180) or PG-640XL(approx. 400), CL-641XL (approx. 400) or PG-640XXL (approx. 600)

Borderless Printing3

Top/Bottom/Right/Left margin: each 0 mm (Supported Paper Size: A4, LTR, 4″x6″, 5″x7″, 8″x10″)

Plain Paper Capacity

100 sheets

Supported Paper Sizes4

A4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL, 4″x6″, 5″x7″, 8″x10″, Envelopes(DL, COM10)

Supported Paper Weights

Plain Paper: 64-105 g/m2 , Canon specialty paper: max paper weight : approx. 300g/m2 (Photo Paper Pro Platinum PT-101)

Supported Paper Types

Plain PaperHigh Resolution Paper (HR-101N)Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101)Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201)Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)Photo Paper Pro Luster (LU-101)Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” (GP-501)Matte Photo Paper(MP-101)T-shirt Transfers (TR301)Glossy Photo Stickers (PS101)Envelopes (DL, Com10)

Camera /Mobile Printing

N/A

Copier Functions

Speed7

Colour document (FCOT): Approx 23 sec; Colour document (ADF): 3.4ipm

Multiple Copy

Up to 99 pages

Maximum Document Size

A4, LTR (216×297mm);(ADF: A4, LTR, LGL)

Enlargement/reduction ratio

25 to 400%

Special Copy Functions

N/A

Scanner Functions

Scanner Type

Flatbed & ADF

Scanning Method

CIS

Optical Resolution5

1200 x 2400 optical dpi

Scanning Speed6

A4 Colour: Approx. 15 secs

Special Scanning Functions

Push Scan, create PDFs with password protection

Fax Features

Transmission Speed (Mono) 8

Approx. 3 sec. (33.6kbps)

Modem Speed

Max. 33.6kbps (Automatic fall back)

Fax Memory

Approx. 50 pages

Group Dialling

Max 19 locations

Network

Protocol

NA

Wired LAN/Wireless LAN

NA

Data Rate

NA

Security

NA

General Features

Automatic Document Feeder

Paper Handling (Plain Paper): A4, LTR=30, LGL=5

Interface

Hi-Speed USB

Operating System

Win: Windows XP SP3 (32-bit) / Vista SP1 / Vista SP2 / 7 / 7 SP1 / 8Mac: OSX v10.6.8 or later

Included as Standard

PIXMA MX396 All-in-One printer, Setup CD-ROM and printed documents, PG-640 FINE black cartridge, CL-641 FINE colour cartridge, telephone line cable, power cord and Canon warranty card

Software Included

Easy-PhotoPrint EX, MP Navigator EX, Easy WebPrint EX (IE7+ only), Canon Solution Menu, Adobe RGB, On Screen Manual and My Image Garden

Power Source

AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz

Power Consumption

Max: 20W (copying) 9, Standby: 1.1W

Min. Dimensions (W x D x H)

458 x 385 x 200 mm

Weight

Approx. 8.4kg

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MX396

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MX396 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MX396.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MX396. 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 MX396 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MX396 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MX396.
  3. Canon MX396 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect PIXMA MX396 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 MX396.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MX396 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MX396 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 MX396 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MX396 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MX396 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MX396 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MX396 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 MX396 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MX396 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MX396

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MX396 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 MX396 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MX396, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon MX396 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your PIXMA MX396 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon MX396 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until PIXMA MX396 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MX396 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MX396 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 MX396) 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 MX396 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 MX396 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 MX396 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MX396 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 MX396.

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 MX396.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MX396-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 MX396, 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 MX396 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.711.7.1.015 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 Scanner Driver (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.719.1.0a25 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0028 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)5.6525 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.103.5 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.906.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.903 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.903 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.101.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive) 2.101.3 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.74.0.02.4 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
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.72.6.12.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.73.2.0299 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.0293 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.74.6.0102 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
Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.11 / 10.10 / 10.9 / 10.8 / X 10.71.6.0879 KBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.6.04.8 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
Setup Manual For MacCA.1.001.9 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.002.1 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For MacCA.1.001 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.1 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For MacCA.1.001.3 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.9 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For MacCA.1.004 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.18.8 MBDownload
Fax Manual For MacCA.1.00950 KBDownload
Fax Manual For WindowsCA.1.001020 KBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
PIXMA MX396 Getting Started GuideV12.7 MBDownload
Setup Guide for Fax ReceptionV11.4 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)3.9074 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.10469 KBDownload

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Canon PIXMA MX396 Driver Support & Manual Instruction For Windows, MacOS and Linux

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