Canon PIXMA MX499 Driver Download and Manual Installation

Canon PIXMA MX499 Driver Download and Manual Installation For Windows, Mac, Linux – PIXMA MX499 is a grat choice for your office needs and you can also use it for the personal home printer, although the fax function might not be quite useful for the personal home printer. This printer has a compact and neat body with ADF feature which allows you to multitask while waiting for your computer to finish the job. The maximum sheet for ADF feature is 20 sheet.

Canon MX499 printer has a rather complicated way if you want to change or replace the cartridge. You need to fold a panel that place beyond two paper trays then you can see the cartridge place. This printer uses four color system with two cartridges, for black ink and the other one for color ink. The maximum speed of Pixma MX499 for color print is approximately 4.4 ipm and for mono print is approximately 8.8 ipm. For photo print, this printer is considerably slow, and many experts that mainly work with images and photos might find the quality is not good enough for a professional standard.

You can also print directly from your device with wireless connection option. For a 15 x 10 cm full-color photo, Canon PIXMA MX499 need time around 1 minute and 10 seconds.

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Canon PIXMA MX499 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 (10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) / Linux

Canon PIXMA MX499 Specification

 

Maximum Resolution (dpi) 600(horizontal) x 1,200dpi(vertical)
Print head / Ink
Compatible Ink model PG-745, CL-746
Optional PG-745XL, CL-746XL
Ink Capacity Standard(approx. figure)
A4 Color Document PG-745: 180 sheets CL-746: 180 sheets
PG-745XL: 300 sheets CL-745XL: 300 sheets
4R Photo (4″ x 6″) PG-745: 1,915 sheets CL-746: 55 sheets
PG-745XL: 3,575 sheets CL-745XL: 90 sheets
Print Speed
Document Print Speed Per Minute ISO Standard Speed4:
B&W : 8.8ipm, Color : 4.4ipm
Photo(4″x6″,borderless) Standard : approx. 70 sec
Printable Area
Borderless Printing A4/ Letter/ 8″X10″/5″x7″/ 4″x6″
Paper Size (Cut paper) A4 / Letter / Legal / A5 / B5 / Envelop(DL, COM10) / 4″x6″ / 5″x7″ / 8″x10″
Paper Handling
Auto Sheet Feeder Front tray: 100 sheets
Auto Document Feeder Approx. 20 sheets
Mobile Printing
PXIMA Cloud Link Support
Google Cloud Print™ Support
AirPrint Support
Canon Print Inkjet/SELPHY Support
Scan
Scanning Element CIS
Resolution 600 x 1,200dpi
Scanning Speed Color: Approx. 15 sec (A4/300dpi)
Copy
Document Continuous Copy Speed Color: 3.6cpm
Multiple Copy 1 – 99 pages
General
Operation Panel Full dot Black & White LCD
Interface USB2.0 Hi-Speed, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
Dimensions (W x D x H) 435 x 295 x 189 mm
Weight 5.9 kg
Power Source AC100-240V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 0.9W
Off: Approx. 0.3W
Copying: Approx. 7W

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MX499

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MX499 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MX499.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MX499. 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 MX499 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MX499 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MX499.
  3. Canon MX499 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect PIXMA MX499 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 MX499.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MX499 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MX499 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 MX499 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MX499 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MX499 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MX499 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MX499 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 MX499 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MX499 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MX499

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MX499 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 MX499 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MX499, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon MX499 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your PIXMA MX499 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon MX499 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until PIXMA MX499 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MX499 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MX499 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 MX499) 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 MX499 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 MX499 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 MX499 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MX499 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 MX499.

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 MX499.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MX499-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 MX499, 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 MX499 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.150 MBDownload
PIXMA MX499 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.8518 MBDownload
PIXMA MX499 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)1.316 MBDownload
PIXMA MX499 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)1.0232 MBDownload
PIXMA MX499 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)12.1.0.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.31.7 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)5.10515 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)5.10269 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)5.10395 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive) 3.10236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive) 3.10213 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)3.10204 KBDownload
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 (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)3.5.0300 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.5.0294 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X v10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows XP)3.3.0293 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.1.621 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.15.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 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
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/Mac OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)1.6.0879 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
PIXMA MX499 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.015 MBDownload
PIXMA MX499 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.011 MBDownload
PIXMA MX499 Getting Started Guide (software installation part)V13.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MX499 Getting Started Guide (device setup part)V11.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MX499 Getting Started Guide (device setup part)V11.6 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)3.1085 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)5.1072 KBDownload

Canon PIXMA MX499 Driver Download and Manual Installation For Windows, Mac, Linux

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MX499 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 MX499 Driver and Software Download