Canon PIXMA MG5100 Driver Software Download

Canon Pixma MG5100 Printer Driver Download

Canon PIXMA MG5100 Driver, Manual and Software Download for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X. Performance and ease of use are perfectly combined by Canon within the MG5100 printer alongside its PIXMA MG5100 driver. The printer is considered to be a leader in its outputs quality since it is capable of delivering up to 9600 x 2400 maximum dpi. Clearly, the photos printed by this printer can really be crystal clear as long as the paper and the ink used are genuinely from Canon. High Performance Five Individual Ink Tank Stem is the key to the high-quality printing results as the outputs of this printer from Canon. Regardless of the purpose of the printing, quality will not be a problem at all.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
MG5100 series MP Driver for Windows XP 64-bit1.0215 MBDownload
MG5100 series MP Driver for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit) XP (32-bit)1.0223 MBDownload
MG5100 series XPS Printer Driver for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit) XP (32-bit)5.5623 MBDownload
MG5100 series CUPS Printer Driver for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.711.7.1.015 MBDownload
ICA Scanner Driver for OS X 10.63.3.48.6 MBDownload
MG5100 series CUPS Printer Driver for OS X 10.5, 10.611.7.1.018 MBDownload
Printer driver (non-CUPS) for Mac OS X 10.4, 10.57.2917.2 MBDownload
MG5100 series Scanner Driver for for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.7, 10.6, 10.517.7.1b11 MBDownload
ICA Driver for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.74.0.0a7.1 MBDownload
Linux IJ printer driver source file For Linux (32-64bit)3.409.1 MBDownload
Linux IJ scanner driver source file For Linux (32-64bit)1.603.7 MBDownload
Linux IJ Printer Driver For Linux (32-64bit)3.407.1 MBDownload
Linux IJ Scanner Driver For Linux (32-64bit)1.602.8 MBDownload
MG5100 series User Manual (Windows)1.1015 MBDownload
MG5100 series User Manual (Mac)1.1031 MBDownload

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Canon PIXMA MG5100 Wireless Inkjet Photo Specs

  • Print Technology: Color inkjetInterface: USB 2.0; PictBridge
  • Maximum Paper Size: 8.5×11 inches
  • Maximum Resolution (Color): 9,600 x 2,400dpi
  • Maximum Resolution (Monochrome): 600 x 600dpi
  • Scan Resolution: 1,200 x 2,400dpi

METHOD 1: Canon MG5100 DRIVERS INSTALLATION – DOWNLOADED DRIVER SETUP FILE

For this method, you will not need an installation CD to install the driver of Canon Pixma MG5100 printers.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon Pixma MG5100 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 MG5100 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon Pixma MG5100 driver using the setup file downloaded beforehand:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG5100 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Pixma MG5100 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. If you have not, download the Canon MG5100 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 MG5100 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 MG5100 should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 2: Canon Pixma MG5100 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 MG5100 drivers setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG5100 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of manual installation of Canon Pixma MG5100:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG5100 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You can connect your computer to your Canon Pixma MG5100 printers using the provided USB cable.
  3. Specify a location (folder) on your computer to extract the Pixma MG5100 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 MG5100 Installation instructions will appear. Follow them all thoroughly to complete the installation.
  8. Once complete, your Pixma MG5100 Printer should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 3: Canon Pixma MG5100 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 MG5100 setup files.
  3. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG5100 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon MG5100 driver setup file using an installation CD:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon Pixma MG5100 need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Canon MG5100 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 MG5100 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 MG5100 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON MACOS

Things to pay attention to:

  1. The Pixma MG5100  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 MG5100 drivers installation will start automatically.

STEPS OF Canon Pixma MG5100 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 MG5100 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 MG5100 Printer should be ready for use by now.

Thank you.

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