Canon PIXMA MG8240 Driver Printer Download

Canon PIXMA MG8240 Driver and Manual Download for Windows, MacOS, and Linux. As one of the best products from Canon within the Al-In-One segment, it comes with a really promising performance within its entire aspects from its printer, scanner, as well as the copier. FINE technology is one of the most prominent features that this printer has to offer since it has been a patented technology from Canon. The copier and also the scanner will also be a good one since it has been perfected from the old version of Canon All-In-One printer models back then. The PIXMA MG8240 driver itself will constantly be updated to ensure its relevancy with the printer functionality.

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Download Canon PIXMA MG8240 Multifunction Printer Driver, User’s Manual and Software, Compatible Systems for Windows (64-Bit/32-Bit), MacOS, and Linux.

PIXMA MG8240 Printer Specifications

Speed ColourUp to 9.3ipm Colour Print
Speed MonochromeUp to 12.5ipm Mono Print
Product Group OutputA4
Double Sided PrintingAutomatic Double Sided Printing
Printer Resolution9600 x 2400 dpi Print
Double Sided Printing (Duplex) UnitYes, Automatic
Print Method6 Single Inks, 6-colour system with minimum 1pl droplet size, FINE print head & ChromaLife100+ system

METHOD 1: Canon MG8240 DRIVERS INSTALLATION – DOWNLOADED DRIVER SETUP FILE

For this method, you will not need an installation CD to install the driver of Canon PIXMA MG8240 printers.

Things needed:

  1. A file of Canon PIXMA MG8240 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 MG8240 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon PIXMA MG8240 driver using the setup file downloaded beforehand:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG8240 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the PIXMA MG8240 printer just yet. Wait until you are instructed otherwise.
  3. If you have not, download the Canon MG8240 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 MG8240 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 MG8240 should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 2: Canon PIXMA MG8240 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 MG8240 drivers setup downloaded beforehand. The setup file is downloadable on the link below.
  2. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG8240 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of manual installation of Canon PIXMA MG8240:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon MG8240 Printer need to be turned on first.
  2. You can connect your computer to your Canon PIXMA MG8240 printers using the provided USB cable.
  3. Specify a location (folder) on your computer to extract the PIXMA MG8240 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 MG8240 Installation instructions will appear. Follow them all thoroughly to complete the installation.
  8. Once complete, your PIXMA MG8240 Printer should be ready for use by now.

METHOD 3: Canon PIXMA MG8240 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 MG8240 setup files.
  3. A USB cable, used in connecting the computer to the MG8240 printers. The cable should come with the package. Check your box for the cable.

Steps of installing Canon MG8240 driver setup file using an installation CD:

  1. Both your computer and the Canon PIXMA MG8240 need to be turned on first.
  2. You should not plug in the USB cable to either your computer or the Canon MG8240 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 MG8240 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 MG8240 DRIVER AND SOFTWARE INSTALLATION ON MACOS

Things to pay attention to:

  1. The PIXMA MG8240  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 MG8240 drivers installation will start automatically.
STEPS OF Canon MG8240 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 MG8240 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 MG8240 Printer should be ready for use by now.

Thank you.

How to Uninstall PIXMA MG8240 Driver

  • The first step, Press Windows button, select “Control Panel” to on the Windows
  • Select Canon PIXMA MG8240 Drivers or Software and Click on it “Uninstall a Program.”
  • Wait for it to the point your Canon MG8240 Driver & Software successfully uninstalled, then push “Finish” button.
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MG8240 series MP Driver for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit) XP (32-bit)01.0130 MBDownload
MG8240 series Mini Master Setup for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit) XP (32-bit)01.0137 MBDownload
MG8240 series MP Driver For Windows XP (64-bit)01.0118 MBDownload
MG8240 series XPS Printer Driver for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, (64-Bit/32-bit)05.5623 MBDownload
MG8240 series Mini Master Setup for OS X 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.801.0157 MBDownload
MG8240 series CUPS Printer 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
ICA Driver For Mac OS X 10.603.03.048.6 MBDownload
MG8240 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
MG8240 series Printer Driver (Mac OS X 10.4/10.5)07.46.008.9 MBDownload
MG8240 series Scanner Driver for MacOS 10.13, 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, Mac OS X 10.7, 10.6, 10.518.0.2c14 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)04.00.007.1 MBDownload
MG8240 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)0,1666666673.9 MBDownload
MG8240 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)0,1666666673.9 MBDownload
MG8240 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)0,0972222221.7 MBDownload
MG8240 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)0,0972222221.7 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)0,0972222224 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)0,1666666679.1 MBDownload
MG8240 series User Manual (Windows)01.2020 MBDownload
The manual for how to use AirPrint For Windows02.00971 KBDownload
The manual for how to use AirPrint For Mac02.001.2 MBDownload
MG8240 Getting Started GuideV13.7 MBDownload
MG8240 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)0,166666667244 KBDownload
MG8240 series ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)0,097222222430 KBDownload
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