If you are looking for a printer that will give you all of the convenient in printing everything that you need, then Canon PIXMA MG2970 printer can be one printer that you need to buy. That is because this printer will help you deal with all of your printing needs perfectly. For your information, wireless communication can be considered as one of the best features of this printer that will allow you to print from many different devices without having to connect the USB cable, the LAN, or any other cable that you usually use on your old printer.
Like Canon PIXMA MG2140, this printer can also be used with the additional application that you can simply download for free to your smart phone based on the platform. That means, after you download the application, you can simply print anything on the maximum distance of this Canon PIXMA MG2970 printer. You do not need to print using your laptop or your computer using the cable or something. That is because you can print almost everything directly and easily from your gadgets just by using the application that you have downloaded based on your gadgets platform.
What about turning on the printer before you print something using the wireless connection? That is just something that you need to worry since this printer has the auto power on function that will turn the printer on automatically when you are going to print something. The process is simple. You just need to print what you want to print, the signal comes to the printer, and the printer will print the things that you want to print. Even if Canon PIXMA MG2970 printer is off, the power will be automatically turned on. So what kind of printer that can make your life becomes more convenient than this one?
Canon Pixma MG2970 Benefits
Canon Pixma MG2970 Benefits
- All in one: Color Print / Color Scan / Color Copy
- Support「Google Cloud Print™」for remote printing without computer
- Built-in Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n for wireless network print/scan
- Wi-Fi Access Point Mode for wireless printing from mobile devices without router
- 4-color ink system with dedicated black ink for B&W document printing
- 2pl ink droplet and 4,800dpi print resolution
- My Image Garden software supports OCR function
- PIXMA Cloud Link application for remote printing of Facebook albums and online contents with mobile devices
Operating System Compatibility:
Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 10 / Windows 10 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / Mac OS X v10.11 / Mac OS X v10.10 / Mac OS X v10.9 / Mac OS X v10.8 / Mac OS X v10.7 / Mac OS X v10.6 / Linux.
Driver Download or the Installation for Windows Operating System:
How to install the driver for Canon PIXMA MG2970:
- First, you need to click the link provided for download, then select the option “Save” or “Save as”. Clicking “Save” is for downloading the file. Meanwhile if you choose “Run” or “Open”, the file downloaded will be automatically installed after the downloading process is completed.
- For your information, the driver file that you download will be saved in a certain folder that you have set before, especially in the self-extracting form or (.exe format).
- The last step is double clicking the downloaded file that has the format EXE file for the decompress process. Then, the installation will be automatically started.
How to uninstall the driver by using Control Panel.
Note: The following steps are for Windows 7. The different versions may have the different settings.
- Come to the Start menu, then you need to choose Control panel --> choose the driver and click “Uninstall a Program.”
- Wait until a page is appear with the list of the installed program. Then you need to double click the program that you want to uninstall.
- At last, choose “Yes” and “Ok”. The uninstall process is completed.
Driver Download or Installation process for Mac Operating System:
How to install driver of Canon PIXMA MG2970 in Mac:
- First, you need the file of the driver. When you have already completed the downloading process, it will be saved in the certain folder. You can see it at the computer settings.
- Second, you need to double click the downloaded driver file and mount it on the Disk Image.
- The third step is that you need to double click again the mounted Disk Image.
- At last, double clicking the packaged driver file. Do not worry, the installation is about to be started automatically.
However, the step-by-step of the installation (and vice versa), it can be differed depend upon the platform or device that you use for the installation of Canon PIXMA MG2970. The above mentioned, the installation is occurred using Windows 7 and Mac for windows XP or windows 8 is not much different way.