Canon PIXMA MG5170 is surely providing great quality for home base printer or small office printer. In the need of fast printing and intelligent paper tray, this Canon PIXMA offers nothing but the best. What can get better? The printer can deal with not only printing, but also the scanning, copying, and the best is, printing full borderless HD picture with great color that will last more than 100 years.
Like Canon PIXMA MG2170, Canon invented the Chromalife 100+ in every single Canon PIXMA, so does in this Canon PIXMA MG5170. The Chromalife 100+ makes sure that your color of picture which is printed by Canon PIXMA will last till more than 100 years with proper save. So, take your camera and start snapping what’s around you.
Talking about the need in office you will save your budget a lot by having this Canon PIXMA MG5170, why? Rather than getting the devices that does only one function, you can buy something much better with at least 3 functions at once. Not to mention that you can also plug and play your USB by the high speed USB port in case you need to hurry to print your document without a computer. This Canon always sold out, so watch the waiting list!
Canon PIXMA MG5170 Features & Specs
- All in one: Print/Scan/Copy
- New full HD movie print function
- 1pl ink droplet and 9,600dpi professional photo print resolution
- ChromaLife 100+Photo System assures sharp photo color for 300 years
- 5-color individual ink tank system: the photo black ink sharply increase color contrast
- Auto Photo Fix II function
- Auto duplex print/copy
- 2.4″ color LCD panel and Easy-Scroll Wheel controls
- Multi card slot and direct scan PDF/JPEG file to memory card/USB drive
- 2-way paper feeding (Front and Rear paper feeder)
- 1,200 x 2,400 dpi optical resolution CIS scanner
- Memory Card and USB flash drive direct print
- Built-in PictBridge direct print, and optional Bluetooth unit# for wireless printing
- 4R borderless photo printing done in just 39 sec. (Standard Mode)
- A4 photo printing (8″ x 10″) done in just 85 sec. (Standard Mode)
Canon PIXMA MG5170 Operating System Compatibility
Windows 10 / Windows 10 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / 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 / Mac OS X v10.5 / Linux
Driver Download or the Installation for Windows Operating System:
How to install the driver for Canon PIXMA MG5170:
- 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 MG5170 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 MG5170. The above mentioned, the installation is occurred using Windows 7 and Mac for windows XP or windows 8 is not much different way.