Canon PIXMA MG2540 Driver & Manual Download

Canon Pixma MG2540 Printer Driver Download

Canon PIXMA MG2540 Driver and User Manual Download for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. Install the PIXMA MG2540 Driver to your computer first so you can finally get started and set up the device. Canon PIXMA MG2540 itself is a printer that will provide you so many benefits for not only easy printing at home but also copying and scanning, making it a low-cost all-in-one inkjet printer ideal for your personal or family use. Such versatility of an all-in-one is also improved by Auto Power On/Off that will help you save energy consumption as the printer will be on only when it’s ready to print and off when it’s no longer used. Its design is also stunning, keeping it from turning into an unsightly bump in any room it occupies.

Canon MG2540 Driver Download For Windows, Linux, and MacOS

Operating SystemSizeDownload
MG2540 series Full Driver & Software Package for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, XP, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit)47.15 MBDownload
MG2540 series MP Drivers for for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, XP, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit)19.45 MBDownload
MG2540 series XPS Printer Driver for for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit)17.65 MBDownload
MG2540 series CUPS Printer Driver for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.714 MBDownload
MG2540 series Full Driver & Software Package for OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.7, 10.6368 MBDownload
ICA Scanner Driver for 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.72.24 MBDownload
MG2540 series CUPS Printer Driver for OS X 10.615.48 MBDownload
ICA Driver for OS X 10.63.4 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)1.23 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)1.45 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)4.40 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)1.20 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)7.42 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)1.35 MBDownload

Related Printer Driver: Canon PIXMA MG2520 Driver

Canon PIXMA MG2540 Multifunction Inkjet Printer Specs

Printing TechnologyInk-jet (colour)
Inkjet TechnologyCanon FINE (Full-lithography inkjet Nozzle Engineering) – 4-ink
Max Copying Speed1.6 ppm (colour)
Max Printing SpeedUp to 8 ipm (mono) / up to 4 ipm (colour)
Max Printing Resolution4800 x 600 dpi (colour)
Scanning600 x 1200 dpi

METHOD 1: Canon MG2540 DRIVERS INSTALLATION – DOWNLOADED DRIVER SETUP FILE

For this method, you will not need an installation CD to install the driver of Canon Pixma MG2540 printers.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon Pixma MG2540 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 MG2540 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon Pixma MG2540 driver using the setup file downloaded beforehand:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG2540 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Pixma MG2540 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. If you have not, download the Canon MG2540 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 MG2540 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 MG2540 should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 2: Canon Pixma MG2540 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 MG2540 drivers setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG2540 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of manual installation of Canon Pixma MG2540:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG2540 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You can connect your computer to your Canon Pixma MG2540 printers using the provided USB cable.
  3. Specify a location (folder) on your computer to extract the Pixma MG2540 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 MG2540 Installation instructions will appear. Follow them all thoroughly to complete the installation.
  8. Once complete, your Pixma MG2540 Printer should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 3: Canon Pixma MG2540 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 MG2540 setup files.
  3. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG2540 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon MG2540 driver setup file using an installation CD:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon Pixma MG2540 need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Canon MG2540 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 MG2540 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 MG2540 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON MACOS

Things to pay attention to:

  1. The Pixma MG2540  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 MG2540 drivers installation will start automatically.

STEPS OF Canon Pixma MG2540 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 MG2540 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 MG2540 Printer should be ready for use by now.

Thank you.

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