Canon MG2940 Driver Windows & Mac

Canon Pixma MG2940 Printer Driver Download

Canon MG2940 Driver Download for Windows, MacOS and Linux.. There are so many options the market offers when it comes to the low-budget printer, and MG2940 is one of those. This affordable device, however, will also meet your scanning and copying needs. Even so, consider its specifications and performance, this one will make a most fitting choice for students, home offices, or households—as long as a heavy duty workhorse is not what you really need. Regardless of the low price, it doesn’t mean that this multipurpose printer will only provide a low quality of output. Of course, installing the PIXMA MG2940 Driver is a must so you can set up and finally use the device properly afterwards for day to day operation.

Canon MG2940 Driver Download For Windows, Linux, and MacOS

DriverVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG2940 series Full Driver & Software Package for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, XP, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit)1.150 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2940 series MP Drivers for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, XP, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit)1.0131 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2940 series XPS Printer for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit)5.818 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2940 series Full Driver & Software Package for macOS 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.10, 8, Mac OS X 10.7, 10.61.412 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2940 series CUPS Printer for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.711.7.1.014 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2940 series CUPS Printer Driver for OS X 10.611.7.1.016 MBDownload
ICA Scanner Driver for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.74.1.3a2.5 MBDownload
ICA Driver for OS X 10.63.3.43.7 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3213 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)3204 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)5474 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)5262 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)5376 KBDownload
PIXMA MG2940 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.111 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2940 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.17.4 MBDownload

Related Printer Driver: Canon PIXMA MG2920 Driver

Canon PIXMA MG2940 Multifunction Inkjet Printer Specs

  • Print Speed ESAT: Up to 8 ipm
  • Print Resolution: Up to 4800 x 600 dpi
  • Built-in Wireless LAN (802.11b/g/n)

METHOD 1: Canon MG2940 DRIVERS INSTALLATION – DOWNLOADED DRIVER SETUP FILE

For this method, you will not need an installation CD to install the driver of Canon Pixma MG2940 printers.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon Pixma MG2940 driver setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the Pixma MG2940 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon Pixma MG2940 driver using the setup file downloaded beforehand:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG2940 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Pixma MG2940 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. If you have not, download the Canon MG2940 drivers setup file. Once done, install the file on your computer. Instructions given on the screen must be followed thoroughly for the file to install properly.
  4. Once installation completes, connect your computer to Pixma MG2940 Printer using the provided USB cable. Your computer should be able to detect the printers automatically. Once detected, more instructions are given.
  5. Displayed instructions should be followed thoroughly to complete the installation.
  6. Canon Pixma MG2940 should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 2: Canon Pixma MG2940 DRIVER INSTALLATION – MANUAL INSTALLATION

For this method, accessing your computer’s Windows’ “Add a printer” feature is required.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon MG2940 drivers setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG2940 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of manual installation of Canon Pixma MG2940:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG2940 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You can connect your computer to your Canon Pixma MG2940 printers using the provided USB cable.
  3. Specify a location (folder) on your computer to extract the Pixma MG2940 setup file into. If you can’t find the file, try looking for it on the TEMP folder of your computer.
  4. For Windows 7 and Windows Vista users: open Control Panel, open View Devices & Printer. For Windows XP users: open Fax & Printers.
  5. Choose to Add a printer.
  6. The screen will pop up a window. Enter the location where you extract the setup file into previously.
  7. Pixma MG2940 Installation instructions will appear. Follow them all thoroughly to complete the installation.
  8. Once complete, your Pixma MG2940 Printer should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 3: Canon Pixma MG2940 DRIVER INSTALLATION – INSTALLATION CD

Things needed:

  1. A CD/DVD drive-fitted computer.
  2. An installation CD. This CD should come with the package and it contains a Canon MG2940 setup files.
  3. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG2940 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon MG2940 driver setup file using an installation CD:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon Pixma MG2940 need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Canon MG2940 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. Place the installation CD inside the CD/DVD drive. The screen will display a setup wizard. Follow the given instructions thoroughly to begin the installation.
  4. You can now plug the USB cable into both your computer and Canon MG2940 but only do so after the computer clearly specifies the process.
  5. Give it a time to allow connection to be made. Further instructions are given on-screen. Follow them all thoroughly.
  6. Upon completion of installation, your printer should be ready for use by now.

STEPS OF Canon Pixma MG2940 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON MACOS

Things to pay attention to:

  1. The Pixma MG2940  driver setup file is needed. Download the file first and take note of where the file is stored upon completion of the download process. The folder where the file is stored can be inspected through the computer settings.
  2. Double-click on the downloaded setup file and mount the file on the Disk image.
  3. Double-click on that mounted Disk Image.
  4. Double-click on the packaged driver file. The Canon MG2940 drivers installation will start automatically.

STEPS OF Canon Pixma MG2940 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON LINUX

Things needed:

  1. A computer running on Linux.
  2. A program named CUPS (Common Unix Printer Software), installed on that computer.

Guidelines:

  1. Start the computer and open the CUPS program.
  2. Access the web-based interface on the computer.
  3. Access the browser and access localhost: 631.
  4. Connect the computer to the printer using a USB cable.
  5. Locate the Administration tab in the browser. Choose the tab and choose Printers.
  6. Select Add Printer.
  7. Enter both your username and password.
  8. You should find your Canon MG2940 Printer on the list displayed. Select the printer and select Continue.
  9. The CUPS program should detect and add the printer on its own.
  10. The screen pops up a window. Configure your preferred settings on this window. Enter values as needed.
  11. Your Canon Pixma MG2940 Printer should be ready for use by now.

Thank you.

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