Canon PIXMA MG6170 Driver Download

Canon MG6170 Driver Software Download

Canon MG6170 Driver Download for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, XP, Vista, MacOS and Linux. Aside from the basic printing, copying, and scanning functions, PIXMA MG6170 also supports wireless connectivity. That being said, you can benefit from this advantage as a USB cable is no longer needed to get connected to the printer whenever you need to print, copy, or scan your files. The wireless connectivity also means that you no longer need the internet connection to access the machine. And to further improve the accessibility and connectivity, this printer also supports mobile printing as long as you have Canon PRINT app installed on your mobile device. Cloud printing via PIXMA Cloud Link is also supported. Both mobile and cloud printing will help you big time especially when it comes to boosting your productivity by saving a significant amount of time and effort since you can print right away without having to transfer the files or download them to your computer.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
MG6170 series MP Driver (Windows XP x64)1.0519 MBDownload
MG6170 series MP Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0529 MBDownload
MG6170 series Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8)1.138 MBDownload
MG6170 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS v10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10, 10.11, 10.12)16.10.0.0a17 MBDownload
ICA Driver For Mac (OS X 10.6)3.3.48.6 MBDownload
MG6170 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
MG6170 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)17.7.1a13 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.07.1 MBDownload
Linux IJ Scanner Driver1.602.8 MBDownload
Linux IJ Printer Driver3.407.7 MBDownload
Linux IJ scanner driver source file1.603.7 MBDownload
Linux IJ printer driver source file3.409.1 MBDownload
MG6170 series User Manual (Mac)1.1036 MBDownload
MG6170 series User Manual (Windows)1.1017 MBDownload

Related Printer Driver: Canon MG6150 Driver

Canon MG6170 Wireless Inkjet Photo All-in-One Printer Specs

Printing TechnologyInkjet
Maximum ResolutionColor: up to 9600 x 2400 dpi
Black: up to 600 x 600 dpi
Ink Droplet Size5, 2, and 1 pl
Ink TypeCanon ChromaLife 100+ (dye & pigment)
Ink PaletteCMYGKK

METHOD 1: Canon MG6170 DRIVERS INSTALLATION – DOWNLOADED DRIVER SETUP FILE

For this method, you will not need an installation CD to install the driver of Canon Pixma MG6170 printers.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon Pixma MG6170 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 MG6170 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon Pixma MG6170 driver using the setup file downloaded beforehand:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG6170 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Pixma MG6170 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. If you have not, download the Canon MG6170 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 MG6170 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 MG6170 should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 2: Canon Pixma MG6170 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 MG6170 drivers setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG6170 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of manual installation of Canon Pixma MG6170:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG6170 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You can connect your computer to your Canon Pixma MG6170 printers using the provided USB cable.
  3. Specify a location (folder) on your computer to extract the Pixma MG6170 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 MG6170 Installation instructions will appear. Follow them all thoroughly to complete the installation.
  8. Once complete, your Pixma MG6170 Printer should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 3: Canon Pixma MG6170 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 MG6170 setup files.
  3. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG6170 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon MG6170 driver setup file using an installation CD:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon Pixma MG6170 need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Canon MG6170 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 MG6170 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 MG6170 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON MACOS

Things to pay attention to:

  1. The Pixma MG6170  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 MG6170 drivers installation will start automatically.
STEPS OF Canon Pixma MG6170 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 MG6170 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 MG6170 Printer should be ready for use by now.

Thank you.

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