Canon PIXMA MG6870 Driver Printer Download

Canon PIXMA MG6870 Driver

Canon PIXMA MG6870 Driver, Software Download for Windows, MacOS, and Linux. The printer offers a maximum color resolution of 4800 x 600 dpi for an impressive quality of printing output, which is also supported by Canon FINE print head technology. That technology allows the machine to combine black pigment ink, thus resulting in the sharper texts for your documents, in addition to the vivid color and details when printing graphics or photos. Features such as PIXMA Cloud Link, Built-in WiFi, Mobile Device Printing, and Google Cloud Printing allows for both cloud and wireless printing for easy. Meanwhile, as a scanner, the flatbed type is used to equip the device with contact image sensor scanning element and 600 x 1200 dpi for the maximum optical resolution.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
MG6870 series Full Driver & Software Package for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit) XP (32-bit)01.0048 MBDownload
MG6870 series XPS Printer Driver for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit)0,27083333319 MBDownload
MG6870 series MP Drivers for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit) XP (32-bit)01.0038 MBDownload
MG6870 series Full Driver & Software Package for OS X 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.701.029.3 MBDownload
ICA Driver for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.74.1.3a2.2 MBDownload
MG6870 series CUPS Printer Driver for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.716.20.0.016 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)03.20236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)03.20213 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)03.20204 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)05.20614 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)05.20277 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)05.20456 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)03.2090 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)05.2075 KBDownload
MG6870 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)01.0017 MBDownload
MG6870 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)01.0014 MBDownload

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Canon MG6870 Multifunction Inkjet Printer Specs

Mono or Colour PrinterColour
Multifunction SummaryPrint/Scan/Copy
TechnologyMultifunction Inkjet Printer
Dimensions455 x 369 148mm – 6.4kg
Product TypeInkjet Printer

METHOD 1: Canon MG6870 DRIVERS INSTALLATION – DOWNLOADED DRIVER SETUP FILE

For this method, you will not need an installation CD to install the driver of Canon PIXMA MG6870 printers.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon PIXMA MG6870 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 MG6870 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon PIXMA MG6870 driver using the setup file downloaded beforehand:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG6870 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the PIXMA MG6870 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. If you have not, download the Canon MG6870 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 MG6870 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 MG6870 should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 2: Canon PIXMA MG6870 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 MG6870 drivers setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG6870 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of manual installation of Canon PIXMA MG6870:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG6870 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You can connect your computer to your Canon PIXMA MG6870 printers using the provided USB cable.
  3. Specify a location (folder) on your computer to extract the PIXMA MG6870 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 MG6870 Installation instructions will appear. Follow them all thoroughly to complete the installation.
  8. Once complete, your PIXMA MG6870 Printer should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 3: Canon PIXMA MG6870 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 MG6870 setup files.
  3. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG6870 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon MG6870 driver setup file using an installation CD:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon PIXMA MG6870 need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Canon MG6870 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 MG6870 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 MG6870 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON MACOS

Things to pay attention to:

  1. The PIXMA MG6870  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 MG6870 drivers installation will start automatically.
STEPS OF Canon MG6870 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 MG6870 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 MG6870 Printer should be ready for use by now.

Thank you.

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