Canon PIXMA MG6420 Manual Installation and Driver Download

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Canon PIXMA MG6420

The MG6420 additionally uses Auto Power On, a convenient function that today powers up the printer whenever you send out a picture or document to be published.The Canon PIXMA MG6420 includes My Image Garden software that puts all your recommended printing top qualities, such as Unique Filters in addition to in addition Full HD Movie Print, in one, hassle-free software application. Honor your spectacular memories by creating customized prints from your treasure trove of photos in addition to video clips. My Image Garden also assists you prepare your pictures with calendar view along with in addition encounter suggestion. Along with similarly, cutting-edge design themes in different shade mixes along with also patterns help to impact your image work. Additionally, you’ll have access to CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM where you can download and install one-of-a-kind advanced jobs along with web content. With the cloud printing feature you could print straight from choice chosen on the web Cloud solutions, such as, Picasa Web Albums.

The Canon PIXMA MG6420 Wireless Photo All-In-One Printer – Black is an exceptional Wireless Inkjet Photo All-In-One printer supplying piece de resistance along with convenience. The MG6420 prints appealing, indeterminate images concerning 8.5″ x 11″ as well as furthermore crisp documents with exceptional high quality. The printer has an optimum color dpi of 4800 x 1200 with 2pl technology, 5 private ink storage tanks along with additionally the ChromaLife100+ system. Along with also if a shade runs out, you just change the ink container you need. And additionally, the Break Edge characteristic permits quick availability to the ink storage tank for easy option. With a 3.0″ LCD display as well as built-in sd card slots, the MG6420 permits you to preview, edit in addition to print your images precisely on the printer – no computer system required.

And also with AirPrint, you can print right from your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch wirelessly, no drivers required. The PIXMA MG6420 showcases the ease of PIXMA Printing Solutions (PPS), which allows you print pictures or documents from your smart phone. Built-in Wi-Fi technology allows you to print and additionally scan wirelessly from primarily anywhere around your house. AirPrint, Auto Duplex Print, Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Printing, Calendar Print, Cloud Web Link Printing, Paper Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Unique Filters, Google Cloud Print, My Image Garden, Mobile Phone Printing, Picture Direct Printing (Sd Card), Picture Printing, Canon PRINT application, Print from Email, Red-Eye Improvement, Motif Print, Cutting Print, Quiet Setup, Web Design Template Print, Wireless PictBridge, Wireless Printing.

Canon PIXMA MG6420 Ink Cartridges

  • PGI-250 Pigment Black
  • CLI-251 Cyan
  • CLI-251 Magenta
  • CLI-251 Yellow
  • CLI-251 Black
  • PGI-250 XL Pigment Black
  • CLI-251 XL Cyan
  • CLI-251 XL Magenta
  • CLI-251 XL Yellow
  • CLI-251 XL Black
Os CompatibleSpecificationsDownload

Canon PIXMA MG6420 Support

  • Windows Vista SP1, Vista SP2
  • Windows XP SP3 32-bit
  • Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8
  • Linux
  • Mac OS X v10.6.8- v10.9, Mac OS 10.12(Sierra) or later
  • Mobile Operating Systems: iOS, Android, Windows RT16

Canon PIXMA MG6420 Specifications

Printer
Printing TechnologyInkjet
Maximum ResolutionBlack: Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Color: Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
Print SpeedBlack: 15.0 ipm
Color: 9.7 ipm
4 x 6″ Borderless Photo: 44 seconds
Number of NozzlesColor: 3072
Pigment Black: 1024
Total: 4096
Ink Droplet Sizes2.0 pl
5.0 pl
Ink TypePigment-Based: Black
Dye-Based: Cyan, magenta, yellow, black
Ink Cartridge Configuration5 individual cartridges
Compatible Ink CartridgesPGI-250 Pigment Black
CLI-251 Cyan
CLI-251 Magenta
CLI-251 Yellow
CLI-251 Black
PGI-250 XL Pigment Black
CLI-251 XL Cyan
CLI-251 XL Magenta
CLI-251 XL Yellow
CLI-251 XL Black
Duplex PrintingAutomatic
Print FeaturesAirPrint, auto duplex print, Auto Photo Fix II, borderless printing, Calendar Print, Cloud Link Printing, document printing, Full HD Movie Print, special filters, Google Cloud Print, My Image Garden, mobile device printing, Photo Direct Printing (memory card), photo printing, PIXMA Printing Solutions, print from email, red-eye correction, template print, trimming print, quiet mode, web template print, wireless PictBridge, wireless printing
Scanner
Image SensorContact image sensor (CIS)
Scanner TypeFlatbed
Optical Resolution1200 x 2400 dpi
Interpolated Resolution19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Color DepthInput: 48-bit
Output: 24-bit
Scan Area8.5 x 11.7″ (21.59 x 29.72 cm)
Scanner FeaturesAuto scan mode, attach to email scan, network scan, push scan, scan to memory card, wireless scanning
Copier
First Copy-Out Time18 seconds
Reduction/Enlargement25 to 400%
Quantity1 to 21 copies
Copy Features4-on-1 copy, 2-on-1 copy, auto exposure copy, Auto Photo Fix II, borderless copy, fade restoration, fit-to-page, frame erase copy, photo reprint, preset copy ratios, 2-sided copy, zoom
Other FeaturesCreative Park Premium software, auto power off/on, dual color gamut processing technology, snap edge, quiet mode, QuickStart, PIXMA Printing Solutions, rated EPEAT Silver
Paper Handling
Maximum Printable Area8.5 x 14.0″ (21.59 x 35.56 cm)
Paper SizesLetter: 8.5 x 11.0″ (21.59 x 27.94 cm)
Legal: 8.5 x 14.0″ (21.59 x 35.56 cm)
4.0 x 6.0″ (10.16 x 15.24 cm)
5.0 x 7.0″ (12.7 x 17.78 cm)
US #10 envelopes
Paper TypesPlain: Plain paper, Canon High Resolution Paper
Super High Gloss: Photo Paper Pro Platinum
Glossy: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy
Semi-Gloss: Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss, Photo Paper Pro Luster
Matte: Matte Photo Paper
Envelope: US #10 envelope
Paper CapacityInput: 100 sheets plain paper or 20 sheets photo paper 4.0 x 6.0″ (10.16 x 15.24 cm)
Connectivity
InterfacesHi-Speed USB
Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)
Card Slots
Wireless PictBridge
Wireless Printing FeaturesAirPrint
Cloud Link Printing
Google Cloud Print
PIXMA Printing Solutions
Wireless PictBridge
Compatible Memory CardsSD, SDHC
Memory Stick Duo, PRO Duo
OS CompatibilityWindows: Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1, Vista SP1, Vista SP2, XP SP3 32-bit
Mac: OS X 10.6.8 to 10.8
Mobile: iOS, Android, Windows RT
General Attributes
Status Display3.0″ (7.62 cm) LCD
General FeaturesCreative Park Premium, auto power off, auto power on, Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology, snap edge, quiet mode, PIXMA Printing Solutions, QuickStart, EPEAT Silver rating
Power Requirements100 to 240 VAC
Dimensions (WxDxH)18.0 x 14.6 x 5.9″ (45.72 x 37.08 x 14.99 cm)
Weight14.0 lb (6.35 kg)
Packaging Info
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)20.3 x 18.6 x 8.3″

Canon PIXMA MG6420 Scanner Program and Driver Download

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG6420 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0226 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.150 MBDownload
My Printer (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.05.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.7018 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.6.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.5.058 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.0293 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)2.6.19.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)1.1369 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.017 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.32.2 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.1.621 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.15.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden For (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.6)2.0.1220 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)4.007.4 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.204.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)4.001.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)4.001.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
Setup Manual For MacCA.1.005 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.005.8 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For MacCA.1.001.5 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.7 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For MacCA.1.002.5 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.3 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For MacCA.1.002.6 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.004.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.311 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.314 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 Getting Started GuideV12.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6420 Setup GuideV1408 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.20420 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)4.0079 KBDownload
Printer Firmware Updater (Mac) for PIXMA MG64201.0a31 MBDownload
Printer Firmware Updater (Windows) for PIXMA MG64201.031 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG6420 Setup

How to Setup a Canon Pixma Printer on Windows-based Devices

Before being able to use a Canon Pixma printer on a PC or a laptop, you need to learn a few steps on how to connect the unit to the device. If you do not connect the printer to the computer first, the two will not have any means of communicating with each other. Setup usually begins automatically the moment you plug your printer’s cable to the computer you use. But there will be a point where you might have skipped the setup wizard or where the wizard does not appear for some reasons.

Here are the steps to setup the printer manually.

  1. Remove the printer from the packaging first and turn it on right away.
  2. Place the ink cartridges inside the printer only when you are being asked to by a notification prompted on the screen display.
  3. These ink cartridges are normally included within the packaging.
  4. If your computer has already been installed with Windows XP, you may proceed right away to step 7.
    The printer screen asks you to print and scan alignment sheet.
  5. Follow this instruction and press OK once done.
    Place the setup CD in your computer’s CD-ROM.
  6. Do this even though the printer is trying to connect to your computer wirelessly.
  7. Drivers for creating wireless networks are included on this CD.
  8. The CD will prompt instructions for you to follow.
  9. Choose the Wi-Fi network signal that you use with the printer.
  10. Choose the network signal on both your printer screen display and your computer.
  11. When the printer connects to the network, the printer’s Wi-Fi light will go off.
  12. Print a test page from the computer once setup process is done and the printer asks you to do so.
  13. Go to “Printers” on your computer.
  14. Make sure that the printer you just connected to it is set as default printer.
  15. This will help all other software refers to the printer as their primary one.
  16. Find a checkmark next to the printer’s name.
  17. Go to printer setup. Locate a printer connected through a network.
  18. This process could go for some minutes. Enable the “printer and file sharing” on the computer to view a printer that is connected through a USB on a network.
  19. When the computer finds your printer, choose “select this printer”.
  20. Make sure that the printer is set as a default printer. Give it a try and print a page.

How to Setup a Canon Pixma Printer on Mac

There are some cases to learn about how to deal with when it comes to setting up a Canon Pixma printer on a Mac.

  • The printer has a built-in display on it
    If your printer comes with a built-in digital, touchscreen display, you can use the feature to directly enter Wi-Fi name and password. You should refer to the printer’s guide to know how this works.
  • The printer uses a WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)
    Refer to the router’s guide to know how this works.
  • The router you use is an AirPort Base Station
  1. Access AirPort Utility. Locate this in the Utilities folder, under the Applications folder.
  2. Choose your base station in the give list. Enter the password when asked.
  3. Choose Base Station > Add WP Printer from the menu bar.
  4. Choose either one of “PIN” or “First Attempt” for the WPS connection type. Click Continue. If you choose “PIN”, enter the printer’s PIN. Find this PIN on the printer’s manual. Click “Continue”. See if the printer’s MAC address listed in AirPort Utility. Click “Done”. If you choose “First Attempt”, press the printer’s WPS button. See if the printer’s MAC address listed in AirPort Utility. Click “Done”.
  5. Quit the program.
  • The printer can be connected to a Mac through USB
  1. Connect the printer to a Mac using a USB cable.
  2. Install software for Mac. The software comes with the printer. See if the software includes a setup assistant.
  3. Use the assistant to link your printer with the Wi-Fi network.
  4. Unplug the USB cable from both Mac and the printer. The printer should still be linked to the network after unplugging.
  • The printer can create ad-hoc Wi-Fi network
  1. Install printer software for Mac that comes with the printer. See if the software includes a setup assistant for the printer.
  2. Make sure that the ad-hoc Wi-Fi network on the printer is turned on. Refer to the printer’s manual guide on how to do this.
  3. Access your Mac’s Wi-Fi menu. Click the icon of Wi-Fi in the menu bar. Choose the printer’s ad-hoc Wi-Fi network’s name.
  4. Keep in mind that while your device is on the network that the printer uses, your device cannot connect to the Internet or anything else on the regular Wi-Fi network.
  5. Use the setup assistant of the printer’s to link your printer to the Wi-Fi network.
  6. Refer to the printer’s manual guide to find out how to do this. Your printer may restart first before connecting to the network.
  7. Go back to your Mac’s Wi-Fi menu. Switch to your regular Wi-Fi network.
Canon Pixma Series Wireless Setup

How To Setup Wireless For Canon PIXMA MG6420

  1. Click the Start  button, and then, on the Start menu, click Devices and Printers.
  2. Click Add a printer Canon MG6420.
  3. In the Add Printer wizard, click Add a network, wireless or Bluetooth printer.
  4. In the list of available printers, select the one you want to use, and then click Next.
  5. If your computer is connected to a network, only printers listed in Active Directory for your domain are displayed in the list.
  6. If prompted, install the printer driver on your computer by clicking Install driver.
  7. Administrator permission required If you’re prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
  8. Complete the additional steps in the wizard, and then click Finish.