Canon PIXMA MG4240 Manual & Download Drivers

Canon PIXMA MG4240 Inkjet Photo Printer can be a good partner in dealing with documents. This printer provides users with many useful features. The first one is a complete function. It is not only for printing, yet this printer can also work as copier and scanner, so users can get various functions in only a single device.

Then, Canon MG4240 also provides easy access in printing documents. With this printer, computer or PC no longer becomes the only way to access the printer. This printer already supports Canon PRINT app as a way to print directly from smartphone or tablet. Furthermore, there is Apple AirPrint as the access to print directly from Apple devices. Even, it is possible to directly save the scan result in the gadget, so users do not need to use PC anymore.

Then, for the aspect of quality, Canon PIXMA MG 4240 uses FINE cartridge system. This cartridge system enables the printer to print in high quality. The cartridge can produce very small ink droplets, so the details and accuracy of printing results will be amazing. Auto Duplex printing becomes other features provided by this printer to help users print documents on the both pages of the paper. With that feature, then this printer will be a great partner.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG2540 Drivers & Software For Windows, Mac, Linux

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Canon PIXMA MG4240 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 / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / MacOS Sierra v10.12 / 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 / Mac OS X v10.4 / Linux.

Specification Canon PIXMA MG4240

Print
Speed Colour Up to Approx. 14 seconds Colour Print
Product Group Output A4
Double Sided Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
Printer Standard Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi Print
Scan
Scanner Optical Resolution 1200 x 2400 dpi Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Copy
Copy Speed Colour Approx. 4.3 ipm Color Copy
Colour Copier Yes
Copy Facility Present Yes
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) Hi-Speed USB (B Port) Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP
Interface Type-Non PC Android devices, iPhone, iPod touch and iPad¹ Apple AirPrint PIXMA Cloud Link Google Cloud Print Memory card reader
USB Port Yes
Wi-Fi Enabled
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible
Media Handling
Paper Handling Input 1 100 Sheet Input Tray
Maximum Paper Size A4
Paper Handling Output 100 Sheet
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print/Scan/Copy
Technology Multifunction Inkjet Printer
Dimensions 449mm (W) x 304mm (D) x 152mm (H) – Weight 5.7kg
Product Summary Canon PIXMA MG4240 A4 Colour Multifunction Inkjet Printer
In the Box
In The Box All-In-One printer, 2 FINE cartridges, Power cord, Setup guide, Software and User’s manual CD

Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG4240. The first method is to install the driver of the printer without the use of CD Driver. The driver will be downloaded from the internet and there have been provided software that can be downloaded easily. In this case, there are several things that you for this first method:

  1. The most important thing that you must have is the driver of Canon PIXMA MG4240. In this case, you can download the driver for free by clicking the provided link below.
  2. Then, you will also need a USB cable to connect the PC and printer. Actually, this cable has been provided and it can be found in the printer package.

After you provide those two important things, then you can follow the complete steps.

  1. The first step to do is to turn on your computer and also the Canon PIXMA MG4240.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon PIXMA MG4240 to the computer. You will do this when you have the application installed.
  3. After that, you can start to download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG4240 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon PIXMA MG4240 to the computer using the provided USB cable. When the printer is connected, the installed driver will be able to analyze the printer. When Canon PIXMA MG4240 has been detected, you only need to follow the next instructions.
  5. You will find several instructions and you only need to follow them.
  6. When you have completed the installation and configuration processes, the Canon PIXMA MG4240 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver Manually

The second way is to install the printer driver manually using the provided feature of “Add a printer” in the Windows. In this case, there are several things that you need to prepare:

  1. You must have the software or driver of Canon PIXMA MG4240 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG4240 and this has been included in the printer package.

When you have provided those two things, you can start the installation process:

  1. First, you need to make sure that your computer and the Canon PIXMA MG4240 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect Canon PIXMA MG4240 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon PIXMA MG4240 and then open the location of installed driver.
  4. Then, you can open the control panel of your printer to get the access of adding a new device of the printer.
  5. When you have found the menu of “add a printer”, you can just click it.
  6. After clicking it, you can give the location of extracted driver files.
  7. You only need to follow the instruction of the wizard to complete the installation.
  8. When the process finishes, your Canon PIXMA MG4240 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MG4240 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG4240 driver is by using the provided CD. In this case, there are several things that you need:

  1. You need to make sure that your PC have CD/DVD drive.
  2. You also need to CD of Canon PIXMA MG4240 driver that can be found in the printer package.
  3. You also need USB cable to connect the printer to the PC and this has been provided in the package.

For installing the driver, you can follow the instruction of the installation process using the CD of Canon PIXMA MG4240 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MG4240.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG4240 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of Canon PIXMA MG4240 to the CD/DVD drive. When it is inserted, you can follow the setup wizard and complete the installation.
  4. After this, you can plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG4240 and connect the printer to the computer when the setup wizard asks you to plug in and connect the USB cable.
  5. You need to wait for awhile until the cable of Canon PIXMA MG4240 is detected by the application. When it is connected, you can continue the setup and instructions.
  6. When the processes have finished, your Canon PIXMA MG4240 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG4240 Printer Driver on Linux

Requirements:

  1. A Linux-run device
  2. A Common Unix Printer Service (CUPS) installed on the device.

Guidelines:

  1. Run the computer and run the CUPS.
  2. Visit the web-based interface.
  3. Open a browser and navigate to localhost: 631.
  4. Connect the printer.
  5. On the browser, go to Administration tab and select Printers.
  6. Select Add Printer.
  7. Enter username and password.
  8. Your printer (Canon PIXMA MG4240) should be on the list displayed. Select it and press Continue.
  9. CUPS detect and add the printer.
  10. A configuration window will pop up, fill values as needed.
  11. The printer is ready to use.

How to Uninstall Canon PIXMA MG4240 Printer Driver

For Windows:

  1. Look for the Windows button on your device’s keyboard.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Look for Uninstall a Program tab, select it.
  4. Look for the name of the printer driver you wish to uninstall.
  5. Click on the Uninstall button.
  6. Wait until the process is done.

For Mac:

  1. Open Apple Menu.
  2. Select System Preferences.
  3. Select Printers and Scanners.
  4. Choose a printer driver that you wish to uninstall. (Select Canon PIXMA MG4240 if your printer is of that type.)
  5. Click Remove.

For Linux:

  1. Go to Application.
  2. Select System Settings.
  3. Select Printers. Printer window will pop up.
  4. Locate Unlock button on the upper right section, select it.
  5. Enter password.
  6. Locate the Canon PIXMA MG4240 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

canonupdates.net provide a download link for Canon PIXMA MG4240 publishing directly from Canon website with easy-to-download, to get the download link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.042 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0235 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.60a25 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
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
Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP64/2000/Me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8)1.054 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.014 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.7 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 Scanner Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)19.0.0b27 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.02.5 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
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
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Mac OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Mac OS X 10.5)2.0.15.8 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Mac OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.003.9 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.808.5 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.803 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.803.1 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload
Canon PIXMA MG4240 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload

Free Download Driver & Software Canon PIXMA MG4240 for Windows, Mac OS, Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG4240 for free. You do not need to find other websites because the site of www.canonupdates.net already provides the access to download the application. You only need to click the web link provided below to download the driver. Then, you can follow the manual instruction. There is also an alternative to downloading the user manual to complete the process of installation.

Canon PIXMA MG4240 Driver & Software Download