Canon PIXMA MX884 Drivers and User Manual

Canon PIXMA MX884 Drivers and User Manual For Windows, Mac, Linux – PIXMA MX884 is a high-quality printer with a rather expensive price. But this printer is the best one for its range. There are two kinds of printer that Canon made, the type of printer that aimed for office and personal home printer use and the other one is for a professional photographer or people who work with high-quality photos. This PIXMA MX884 is in the middle of that two types. It is designed for office use, but it can also produce a good quality of photo printing.

Canon MX884 has a wide variety buttons on its control panel, complete with colorful LCD display. You can view the status of your printer on the LCD, and you can also see various of information about your printer on it. The big buttons with information about its functions are making it easier for you to operate it. Although some of you might find touchscreen buttons is more comfortable.

The wireless connection for this Canon PIXMA MX884 printer lets you connect your devices to the printer and directly print or scan your files. It also has the useful ADF feature as well as duplex printing and scanning features to make your work done easier and faster.

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Canon PIXMA MX884 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 2000 / Windows Me / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) / Linux

Canon PIXMA MX884 Specification

Model PIXMA MX884
Type All-in-one (printer/scanner/copier/fax)
For Use Home
Width 19.3 inch (491 mm)
Height 8.5 inch (218 mm)
Depth 17.6 inch (448 mm)
Weight 24.3 lbs (11.7 kg)
Printer
Printer Type Thermal Ink-jet
Output Type Color Printer
Format A4
Print Speed 12.50 ppm (black A4), 9.30 ppm (color A4)
Print Resolution 600×600 dpi
Input Feed Capacity 150 pages (standart), 150 pages (maximum)
Media Types Plain Paper, Cards, Transparencies, Stickers, Photo Paper, Glossy Photo Paper, Envelopes, Matte Photo Paper.
Paper Weight Support 64-300 g/m2
Ink Cartridges Count 5
Colors Count 5-ink
Printing Photos Yes
Borderless Printing Yes
Min Ink Droplet Volume 1 picolitres
Time of Printing Photo (Color, 4 x6 /10x15cm) 20 s
Duplex Auto Printing Yes
Direct Print (PictBridge) Yes
LCD Screen
LCD Yes
LCD Type Color
LCD Diagonal Size 2.9 inch
SCANNER/COPIER
Scanner Type Flatbed/Sheetfed
Scanner Format A4
Scanner Size 216×356 mm
Scan Element CIS
Pixel Depth 48 bit
Shades Of Gray 256
Optical Resolution 2400×4800 dpi
Enhanced Resolution 19200×19200 dpi
Zoom Range 25-400 %
Support Standarts TWAIN, WIA
Copier Resolution (Black) 600×600 dpi
Copier Resolution (Color) 600×600 dpi
Copying Speed 12.50 ppm (Black A4), 9.30 ppm (Color A4)
Maximum Number Of Copies 99
FAX
Fax Memory 250 pages
Fax Speed 33.6 kbit/s
Fax Resolution 300×300 dpi
Color Fax Yes
Features
Interfaces Ethernet (RJ-45), Wi-Fi, 802.11n, USB 2.0
OS Support Windows, Mac OS
Power Consumption Operational 23 W
Power Consumption Standby 2.5 W
Noise Level 45 dB
Card Reader Yes
Supported Flash Cards Compact Flash, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Pro Duo, MMC, SD, xD-Picture
Web-Interface Yes

Software & Driver Installation For Canon PIXMA MX884

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MX884 Installation Steps by Steps Using Free Download

This time, without CD installation or automatic wizard, will be used for the installation of Canon PIXMA MX884.

Follow the instruction below:

  1. Ensure that you have software file or driver setup of Canon PIXMA MX884. 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 MX884 using Setup File, below mentioned is what to do with the installation.

  1. Switch ON Canon PIXMA MX884 and your computer.
  2. Before it’s instructed, don’t connect the USB cable of PIXMA MX884.
  3. Canon MX884 driver setup should be downloaded, thus you can start the installation.
  4. Anytime driver setup installation is done, connect PIXMA MX884 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 MX884.
  5. You only need to follow the installation steps-by-steps.
  6. Anytime the installation is complete, Canon PIXMA MX884 is ready to use.

Method 2: Manual Setting Up Of Canon PIXMA MX884 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 MX884 Driver Setup file or Software. Don’t have the Driver Setup file, find them through the link that is available.
  2. Canon PIXMA MX884 USB cable is necessary

The Installation Steps-by-Steps:

  1. Switch ON your devices, both Canon PIXMA MX884 and your computer.
  2. Pair the Canon PIXMA MX884 USB cable and your computer.
  3. Setup file of Canon PIXMA MX884 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 MX884 is complete, and the printer is now can be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MX884 Installation Driver Free Download

Using software CD or Automatic Wizard for the installation of Canon PIXMA MX884

Ensure that you prepare:

  1. Your computer should have installed DVD/CD drive.
  2. Grab Canon PIXMA MX884 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 MX884 using CD Drive, follow the below mentioned.

  1. Switch ON the devices which are needed for the installation process of Canon PIXMA MX884, such as, the printer itself and your computer.
  2. Only when it is suggested, don’t connect the Canon MX884 to your computer.
  3. Get the CD disk of your PIXMA MX884 to your computer DVD/CD drive. When the instructions for the installation pop up, follow them.
  4. Connect Canon MX884 USB cable to your computer anytime the setup wizard instructs you.
  5. It sometimes takes until PIXMA MX884 USB cable gets detected. Afterward, the instructions for the installation process will appear to complete the installation.
  6. Canon PIXMA MX884 is now ready for you to use when the installation is complete.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MX884 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 MX884) 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 MX884 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 MX884 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 MX884 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MX884 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 MX884.

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 MX884.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MX884-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 MX884 MP Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0232 MBDownload
PIXMA MX884 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.5623 MBDownload
PIXMA MX884 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
PIXMA MX884 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
PIXMA MX884 MP Driver (Windows XP x64)1.0119 MBDownload
Printer Driver for Mac OS X10.4/10.57.35.07.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MX884 Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8)1.139 MBDownload
PIXMA MX884 Scanner Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/10.5)17.7.1b14 MBDownload
Linux IJ printer driver source file3.505.9 MBDownload
Linux IJ Printer Driver3.507.1 MBDownload
Linux IJ scanner driver source file1.702.3 MBDownload
Linux IJ Scanner Driver1.703 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.0.07.1 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)2.7.09.1 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows XP)3.3.1293 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 XP x64)1.7.015 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
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.7.05.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)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)3.5.0294 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X v10.7)3.2.0299 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
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 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)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
Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)1.6.0879 KBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.1.434 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.1.448 MBDownload
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
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows XP x64)1.6.015 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (Windows XP x64)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)1.4.14.9 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.334 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP64/2000/Me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.5)2.0.15.8 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.5) 1.0.0289 MBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (Windows 2000)1.2.03 MBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.4/10.5)1.2.01.1 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Power PC (OS X 10.4/10.5)3.2.04.8 MBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (Windows XP x64)1.2.03 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows XP x64)4.1.346 MBDownload
PIXMA MX884 User Manual (Windows)1.1017 MBDownload
PIXMA MX884 User Manual (Mac)1.0135 MBDownload
PIXMA MX884 User Manual (OS X 10.4/10.5)1.0036 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 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 MX884 Drivers and User Manual For Windows, Mac, Linux

You do not have to go into another website ever since you will get the driver of Canon PIXMA MX884 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 MX884 Drivers