Canon PIXMA MG5240 Driver & Installation Procedures

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PIXMA MG5240 Driver, Compatible OS, and Installation Procedures. Printer is packaged in a practical way with multifunction features. As in PIXMA MG3240, it can be considered as one of popular all-in-one inkjet printers for home use. The features are rich and advanced. Thus, by purchasing and install PIXMA MG3240 driver, the users will get lots of benefits. There will be 9600 dpi and 5 single inks, wireless connection, speed rate of 11 ipm for mono and 9.3 ipm for color prints, auto duplex printing paper feeding, direct disc print and 2 way, full HD movie print, auto photo fix II, and more.

PIXMA MG3240 driver can be installed to the computer system in accordance with each operating system. As requirements, it is compatible with Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP, Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.5 – 10.10, and Linux. Once found a matching operating system in the download link on the official website, download and installation procedures can be achieved. Click the link and save to download the file. The file itself usually ends with a .exe format and it is needed to decompress in order to start the installation. Double click it, then click on the application and the installation will work automatically. If needed, uninstall the driver is also easy to go through control panel menu on Windows.

Click start, control panel, and find ‘program’ heading. Below it, there is ‘uninstall a program’ so open it. The next page will be opened and it will be full of installed programs used in the computer and laptop. Double click the program that is wanted to remove by finding the printer name. Then, click ‘yes’ and ‘ok’ to complete the uninstallation process. A slight different from Windows, Mac also has its procedure to install the driver. After downloading the link just like the first installation step on Windows, check computer setting and find the file. Double click it then mounts it to the disk image. Double click again the disk image and open the folder in the previous packaged file. The installation will be processed automatically.

Canon PIXMA MG5240 Quick Specs

Number of ink colours 4
Number of ink cartridges 5
Maximum number of ink colours 4
Maximum number of cartridges 5
Quoted photo durability 30 years
Quoted photo durability source Canon

Read Full Specs and also like Canon MG5260 Driver

OverviewSPECIFICATIONCOMPATIBILITYSETUP

What do you Get here? You would Found the Update links for the PIXMA MG5240 Drivers, Included Manual Instruction, Firmware, Software and Much More.

PIXMA MG3240 driver is installed and get lots of advantage of an all-in-one printer. Match first to the computer OS, then follow installation steps provided for Windows and Mac.

Canon PIXMA MG5240 Specs

Basic Specifications

Rating ****
Maximum native print resolution 9,600×2,400dpi
Max optical resolution 2,400×4,800dpi
Output bit depth 24-bit

Quoted Speeds

Quoted speed, mono A4 11ppm
Quoted speed, colour A4 9ppm

Tested Print Speeds

Time for two 10x8in photos 1.0 3m 23s
Time for six 6x4in photos 1.0 2m 24s

Physical and Environmental

Standard printer interfaces USB Hi-Speed, 802.11g Wi-Fi
Size 160x455x368
Weight 8.1kg
Noise (in normal use) 47.5

Paper Handling

Maximum paper size A4
Maximum paper weight 105gsm
Standard paper inputs 2
Standard paper input capacity 150
Maximum paper inputs 2
Maximum paper input capacity 150
Duplex (code, cost if option) Yes

General

Printer technology thermal inkjet
Supported operating systems Windows XP, Vista, 7, Mac OS 10.4, 10.5, 10.6
Other inkjet features 2.4in colour screen
Other inkjet options none

Compatibility Canon PIXMA MG5240 Printer for 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 / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11) Linux

A. How To Install Canon MG5240 Drivers And Softwares By CD-ROM Or The Drivers File

Of course, Canon PIXMA MG5240 is one of best printer product from Canon. However, if you want to use it, the first step you need to make it usable or in an easy way, install its Canon MG5240 driver into your computer. So, here are some of the guide to do that.

1. Canon MG5240 Installation Guide with CD/DVD Drive (Automatic Wizard)

Requirements:

  1. First, The CD/DVD drive installed on your personal computer
  2. You need Software/Driver CD/DVD of Canon PIXMA MG5240 which you can find in the printer package.
  3. In general, The need USB cable that you use to connect your PIXMA MG5240 printer and personal computer

Step by step instructions to setup Canon PIXMA MG5240 driver with CD/DVD drive

  1. First, you must turn on your computer as well as your Canon MG 5240 printer.
  2. Do not plug the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG5240 printer onto your PC until you need it.
  3. Then, Insert the CD/DVD of Canon PIXMA MG5240 Driver in your PC drive. Wait until it’s automatically played; follow the MG 5240 instruction that pops up until the last step.
  4. When the Canon MG5240 setup wizard asks you to plug in USB cable, you must connect the USB Cable of PIXMA MG 5240 printer into your PC.
  5. In that case, Wait until your PC detected the printer and followed the wizard Canon PIXMA MG5240 installation to move to next step.
  6. When you are finished, you can use your PIXMA MG 5240 Printer.
2. Canon PIXMA MG5240 Printer Installation with without CD. (Automatic Wizard)

Requirements:

  1. First, The software file of Canon PIXMA MG5240 driver. You can download it from the official website.
  2. You need USB cable to connect your Canon MG 5240 printer and PC.

Step by step instructions to setup Canon PIXMA MG5240 driver without CD

  1. First, you need to turn on your computer and Canon PIXMA MG5240
  2. You can’t connect the printer and computer yet.
  3. Get the Canon PIXMA MG5240 Manual setup file, install it on your computer and follow all its instructions.
  4. Next, you can connect your MG 5240 printer and computer. Wait until it’s detected, and the wizard will do the rest, such as detect your printer and give you more instruction to move to next step of Canon MG5240 installation. And, what you need to do is following it.
  5. As a result, After you are following all the steps until the last one, your Canon PIXMA MG5240 is ready to use.
3. PIXMA MG5240 Printer Installation Driver manually with the help of “Add a Printer” option (Windows inbuilt feature)

Requirements:

  1. Usually, You need Software/Driver Setup file of Canon PIXMA MG5240, which you can download from the official website.
  2. Overall, You need to prepare USB cable to connect your PIXMA MG 5240 printer and computer.

Step by step instructions to setup Canon MG5240 driver with “Add a Printer” option (Windows inbuilt feature)

    1. First, you need to turn on your computer and Canon PIXMA MG5240 printer.
    2. Next, connect your computer and Canon MG 5240 printer by using the USB cable you have prepared before.
    3. Extract the file that you just download into any folder that you want. It’s a good idea if you choose the folder you can easily find.
    4. Indeed, Open the Control Panel menu, and choose View Devices & Printer option.
    5. At there, you will find “Add an MG 5240 printer ” option. Click this option.
    6. Your computer will search for the Canon MG5240 driver, and you just need to choose the driver that you just extract.
    7. Then, follow the PIXMA MG5240 installation instruction until the last step. And, your printer is ready to use.
4. PIXMA MG5240 PIXMA Wireless Connection Setup Guides

Requirements:

  1. In particular, Install CD/DVD drive on your computer
  2. You also need Software/Driver CD of Canon PIXMA MG5240 printer. You can find it in your printer package.
  3. Certainly, Install Wireless LAN connection on your computer.

Step by step instructions to setup Canon PIXMA MG5240 Wireless Connection

  1. First, you need to insert the Canon MG5240 Driver / Software CD into your computer CD/DVD drive, wait until you see the Canon PIXMA MG5240 Setup Wizard dialog box shows up.
  2. Then, find the “Wireless LAN Connection” option, and choose the “Access Point Connection” menu.
  3. Turn on your Canon MG5240 Setup Wizard will search your printer wirelessly. Just don’t forget to activate its Wi-Fi feature.
  4. After it found it, choose the “Cableless Setup” menu.
  5. Then, you just need to follow the instruction until the Canon PIXMA MG5240 installation process completed. And, you can use your printer.
5. PIXMA MG5240 Apple AirPrint User Guide

Requirements:

  1. Particularly, Apple devices. You can use iPhone, iPad or iPod.
  2. Wi-Fi connection.

Step by step instructions to Canon PIXMA MG5240 Setup printer Apple AirPrint

  1. First, turn on your Canon MG 5240 printer and devices.
  2. Next, you also need to turn on the Wi-Fi connection on your devices and printer.
  3. Wait until your device detects your MG 5240 printer. After it’s detected, choose the right access point.
  4. After it’s connected, you can start to print.
6. PIXMA MG5240 Google Cloud Print Setup Guides

Requirements:

  1. Of course, Internet connection faster would be better.
  2. Additionally, Google account, make sure that you use the active account.

PIXMA MG5240 Google Cloud Print Setup Guides

  1. First, you need to turn on your Canon MG 5240 printer and connect it to your network.
  2. Next, Press “Home” button, and then choose “Setup” option.
  3. At the new window, you will find “Web Service Setup” option, choose it.
  4. Then, find “Google Cloud Print Setup” menu, go to that menu and choose “Register With Google Cloud Print” option.
  5. Finally, You will find yourself in the setting page, where you can adjust the language and print setting. On this page, you just need to use your Google account to log in and complete the Canon PIXMA MG5240 setup process.
7. How to Install Canon PIXMA MG5240 Driver on Linux

Requirements:

  1. You need devices with Linux OS installed in it.
  2. USB cable for connecting your device and Canon MG 5240 Printer.
  3. You need Software/Driver file of Canon PIXMA MG5240 for Linux OS, which you can download from official website.

Installing Canon PIXMA MG5240 Driver on Linux

  1. First, turn on your computer and Canon PIXMA MG5240 printer.
  2. Connect your computer and MG 5240 printer with USB cable that you have prepared.
  3. Next, you just need to install the Canon MG5240 driver that you just downloaded and follow the installation process until the last step.
  4. After that, you can use your Canon MG5240 printer on your Linux.
8. How to Install Canon PIXMA MG5240 Driver on MAC OS X

Requirements:

  1. You need devices with Mac OS X installed in it.
  2. Usually, USB cable for connecting your device and Canon MG 5240 Printer.
  3. You need Software/Driver file of Canon PIXMA MG5240 for Mac OS X, which you can download from official website.

Installing Canon MG5240 Driver on MAC OS X

  1. First, turn on your computer and PIXMA MG5240 printer.
  2. After that, Connect your computer and PIXMA MG5240 Manual printer with USB cable that you have prepared.
  3. Next, you just need to install the MG 5240 driver that you just downloaded and follow the Canon PIXMA MG5240 installation process until the last step.
  4. After that, you can use your printer on your Mac OS X.

B. UNINSTALL Printer Driver for Windows, Linux, and Mac Os X

1. How to Uninstall Canon PIXMA MG5240 Driver for Windows
  1. First, you need to make sure that your computer and Canon MG 5240 printer doesn’t connect.
  2. Turn on your computer, open “Control Panel” menu and choose “Program and Features” option.
  3. Next, you need to find the name of your printer from the list.
  4. Choose the MG5240 printer and click “Uninstall” button.
  5. Then, you just need to follow the Canon PIXMA MG5240 instruction until the last step.
  6. Last, Your Canon MG5240 driver printer drive is successfully uninstalled.
2. How to Uninstall Canon MG5240 Driver for LINUX

2. How to Uninstall Canon MG5240 driver for LINUX

  1. First, you need to make sure that your computer and Canon PIXMA MG5240 printer doesn’t connect.
  2. Turn on your computer, and use these commands to find the list of software that is installed on your Linux device, including the Canon MG5240 printer driver: dpkg –list, dpkg –list | less and dpkg –list | grep apache
  3. Next, you need to find the name of your printer from the list.
  4. You need to use the command below to delete the Canon PIXMA MG5240 driver. ( sudo apt-get remove {package-name} and sudo apt-get remove apache )
  5. For the “{package-name} “part, you need to fill it with the name of your printer package.
  6. Then, you just need to follow the Canon MG5240 instruction until the last step.
  7. Ultimately, Your Canon MG 5240 printer drive is successfully uninstalled.
3. How to Uninstall Canon PIXMA MG5240 Driver for MAC OS X

3. How to Uninstall Canon PIXMA MG5240 Driver for MAC OS X

  1. First, you need to make sure that your computer and the MG5240 printer doesn’t connect.
  2. Turn on your computer, open “System Preferences” menu and choose “Print and Fax” option.
  3. Next, you need to find the name of your Canon MG5240 printer from the list.
  4. Choose the PIXMA MG 5240 printer and select “Hard Drive”, “Library” and then “Printers” menu.
  5. Then, you just need to choose the “Canon” folder and send it to trash.
  6. The last step is empty your trash bin, restart your computer, and you are successfully uninstalling Canon PIXMA MG5240 printer drive.

Canon PIXMA MG5240

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