What do you need a printer for? Of course printer is needed for printing the data from computer. But what is the further ability that can be gained from a printer? If we are talking about other printers from different brand, we might be mentioning some yet not all ability. But here is the Canon PIXMA MG5240 that we are talking about. So let’s list up what is this Canon PIXMA bring to you for your personal and professional life.
Like Canon PIXMA MG2100, the ability of printing is the basic; this printer can also scan and copy with the flatbed. Able also to print in both side of the paper with the duplex technology saves up to 50% of the paper supply in the trays. This printer is very simple and built in one device for the busy and compact personality. You can have at least 3 devices in only one device. Canon PIXMA MG5240 worth the price for simple installation, direct installation for Mac and the abilities to help you in working.
If you are doing hobby of photography then Canon PIXMA MG5240 is a perfect option in printing the pictures you took before. If you worried about the low resolution and the color that isn’t very clear nor soft, then this one will not fail you.
Canon PIXMA MG5240 Benefits
- Full HD Movie Print
- CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM
- 5 Single Inks & 9600dpi
- ISO ESAT 11/9.3 ipm mono/col
- 10x15cm photo in 20 sec
- Easy-WebPrint EX
- Intuitive interface with 6.0cm TFT display
- Auto Photo Fix II
- Auto Duplex print, 2-way paper feeding & Direct Disc print
Canon PIXMA MG5240 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 MG5240:
- 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 MG5240 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 MG5240. The above mentioned, the installation is occurred using Windows 7 and Mac for windows XP or windows 8 is not much different way.