Canon PIXMA MG5250 Printer Driver & User Manual

Canon MG5250 A4 Color Multifunction Inkjet Printer provides you with efficiency. The efficiency is about the ink usage. This printer already supports the single ink system. It means that this printer has 5 separated ink tanks for each color. With this technology, when you find that you are running out of ink, you only need to replace only the empty ink, and you do not need to buy and replace all ink tanks. This is a good point to consider.

Then, Canon MG5250 is also good in dealing with quality. This printer has Canon FINE inkjet technology. With this technology, the cartridge of this printer can produce very small ink droplet size. Its size is up to 1 pl. With this very small ink droplets, this printer will be able to work well when it has to deal with accuracy and details, because the very small droplets can cover every corner. Moreover, this printer works in 9600 x 2400 dpi resolution, so it is not a big problem to print photos and pictures.

About the printing speed, Canon PIXMA MG 5250 can handle the speed well. This can print the monochrome documents up to 11 images per minute. Then, for the colorful page, this printer can print the file up to 9.3 images per minute.

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Canon MG5250 A4 Color Multifunction Inkjet Printer 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 MG5250 A4 Color Multifunction Inkjet Printer

Print
Speed Colour Up to 9.3ipm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 11.0ipm Mono Print
Product Group Output A4
Double Sided Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
Printer Resolution 9600 x 2400 dpi Print
Double Sided Printing (Duplex) Unit Yes , Automatic
Print Method InkJet 5-ink with 1 pl Micro-Nozzles, FINE print head and ContrastPLUS
Scan
Scanner Optical Resolution 2400 x 4800 dpi Scan
Scanner Resolution Enhanced 19,200 x 19,200dpi Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Scanner Bit Depth 48-bit/24-bit
Scanner Features Scan jpeg, compact PDF or normal PDF to memory card or USB memory, attach to email, Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, Auto Document Fix, PDF file creation/editing/password security*, Stitch Assist*, Correct document orientation, Prevent show through, Correct slanted documents, Photo corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction, Auto Tone), Gutter Shadow Correction, Text (OCR) * Function with MP Navigator EX
Scanner Type Flatbed CIS Colour Scanner
Copy
Copier Reduce/Enlarge 25 – 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios Copy
Colour Copier Yes
Copier Functions Borderless copy, two-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, frame erase copy, Disc label copy, Auto Photo Fix II, fade restoration
Copy Facility Present Yes
Copy Speed Colour (FCOT) 15seconds
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) USB & Wireless
LCD Screen 6cm LCD Display
Wireless System Included Wireless
Direct Printing Port 1 x PictBridge
Preview Monitor Size (Diagonal) 2.0ins
Preview Monitor Type Colour LCD
USB Port Yes
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0
Wireless Ready Yes
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible
System Requirements Windows 7: 1 GHz or faster cpu, 1 GB RAM (64 bit requires 2 GB RAM) Windows Vista (32/ 64 bit): 1 GHz or faster cpu, 512MB RAM Windows XP SP2,3: 300 MHz or faster cpu, 128 MB RAM Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher CD-ROM Drive Display: 1024 x 768 or better 9 10 Mac OS 10.6: Intel Processor, 1 GB RAM Mac OS 10.5: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G4, G5, 867 MHz or faster) Mac OS 10.4.11: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G5, G4, G3), 256 MB RAM Browser: Safari 3 or higher CD-ROM Drive Display: 1024 x 768 or better
Media Handling
Paper Trays 2
Paper Handling Input 1 150 Sheet Rear Tray
Paper Handling Input 2 150 Sheet Front Tray
Paper Handling Input 3 Direct Disc Print Tray
Compact Flash Supported
Maximum Copies 1 to 99
Maximum Paper Size A4
Media Supported Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG- 201), Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), T-shirt Transfer (TR-301), Photo Stickers (PS-101),
MultiMedia Card Supported: MMC (Ver4.1), MMC Plus (Ver4.1), RS-MMC
Paper Size A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm. Cassette: A4, B5, A5, Letter
Paper Weight 64 to 105g/Sq m
Scanner Document Size A4/Letter
Secure Digital USB Flash Memory, CompactFlash, Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMedia Card (Ver4.1), and MultiMedia Card Plus (Ver4.1). xD-PictureCard 4, xD-PictureCard Type M 4, xD-PictureCard Type H 4, Memory Stick Micro 4, RS-MMC 4, MMCmobile Card4, mini SD Card 4 micro SD 4, mini SDHC Card 4 and micro SDHC
Sony Memory Stick Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Micro
xD-Picture Card Supported: xD Picture Card, xD Picture card Type M, xD Picture card Type H
Barcodes & Labels
Barcode 4960999667669
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print/Scan/Copy
Technology Multifunction Inkjet Printer
Case Colour Black
Dimensions 45.3cm (W) x 36.8cm (D) x 16cm (H) – Weight 8.1kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 5 to 35C – Humidity 10 to 90%
Noise Level 47.5dbA
Power Consumption 21W (Max) / 1.6W (Standby) / 0.4W (Saving)
Product Summary Canon Pixma MG5250 A4 Colour Inkjet Printer
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz
Consumable Info
Colour Cartridge Life 520 Pages
Mono Cartridge Life 340 Pages
Number of Print Cartridges 5
More Features
MicroDrive Yes

Canon PIXMA MG5250 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG5250 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG5250. 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 MG5250. 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 MG5250.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250 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 MG5250 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect Canon PIXMA MG5250 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MG5250 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250 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 MG5250 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MG5250.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG5250 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250 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 MG5250 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 MG5250 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250) 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 MG5250 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 MG5250 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 MG5250 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG5250 Wireless Connection Setup

Connecting with WPS

Requirement:

  1. Physical WPS push button must be present.
  2. The network must use WPA or WPA2 security.

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select WLAN Setup icon.
  2. Press the left function button.

Wi-Fi lamp will light up after enabling wireless connection. Printer searches for access that supports WPS.

Step 3

  1. Press and hold WPS button for 5 seconds, release.
  2. Press OK button after 2 minutes.
  3. After the connection is made, press OK to complete setup.

Install software for PIXMA MG5250.

If the connection still fails, please contact manufacturer.

Standard Connection Method

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select WLAN Setup icon.
  2. Press the left function button.

Wi-Fi lamp will light up after enabling wireless connection. Printer searches for access that supports WPS.

Step 3

  1. Press the Stop/Reset button
  2. Select Standard setup then press OK button to start process of standard setup.

Printer is searching for available wireless network.

  1. Use navigation arrows to select access point (the name of your network). Press OK.

Press left function button to search again if you cannot see your network on the list.

  1. Press OK to input/edit network password (case sensitive).

Use the virtual keyboard to enter a password. Follow the procedure as instructed:

  1. Password is case sensitive. Press the center function button to navigate between numeric, upper case, and lower case.
  2. Use navigation arrows to pick a character on the keyboard, press OK to confirm selection, and move another character.
  3. Repeat step (a) and (b) for more characters to input.
  4. After inputting password, press left function button to complete.
  5. Confirm your password. Press OK to edit, if needed.
  6. Press left function button to complete setup. Press OK.

Follow by installing software for PIXMA MG5250.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG5250-factory default settings

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select Setup icon.
  2. Press the right function button.

Step 3

  1. Use left navigation arrow to select Device Settings.
  2. Press OK.

Step 4

  1. Use up navigation arrow to access LAN settings.
  2. Press OK.
  3. Use down navigation arrow to select Yes for reset setting.
  4. Press OK.
  5. WLAN Settings now reset. A message [Processing….Please wait momentarily] is shown.
  6. Press OK to complete resetting WLAN.

canonupdates.net provide a download link for Canon PIXMA MG5250 publishing directly from Canon website with easy-to-download, to get the download link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG5250 MP Driver (Windows XP x64)1.0518 MBDownload
PIXMA MG5250 MP Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0529 MBDownload
PIXMA MG5250 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.5623 MBDownload
My Printer (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)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)1.6.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)4.5.058 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)3.3.0293 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)2.6.19.2 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.0348 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows XP x64)1.6.015 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (Windows XP x64)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.4.19.6 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
MP Navigator EX (Windows XP x64)4.0245 MBDownload
PIXMA MG5250 Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8)1.138 MBDownload
PIXMA MG5250 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)11.7.1.015 MBDownload
ICA Driver For Mac (OS X 10.6)3.3.48.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG5250 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
Mac OSX Printer Driver (OS X 10.4/10.5)7.30.17.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MG5250 Scanner Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)17.7.1a13 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.07.1 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
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.434 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)1.4.14.9 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.0.334 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac (OS X 10.5)
2.0.15.8 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac (OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Power PC (OS X 10.4/10.5)3.2.04.8 MBDownload
Mac OS X Canon IJ Network Setup Tool (OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)2.9.03.3 MBDownload
Linux IJ printer driver source file3.409.1 MBDownload
Linux IJ Scanner Driver1.602.8 MBDownload
Linux IJ Printer Driver3.407.2 MBDownload
Linux IJ scanner driver source file1.603.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG5250 User Manual (Windows)1.1015 MBDownload
PIXMA MG5250 User Manual (Mac)1.1033 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.7617 KBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.7627 KBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.52.8 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.52.8 MBDownload
On-Screen Manual for Macintosh (Multilanguage)1.1033 MBDownload

Free Download Driver & Software Canon PIXMA MG5250 for Windows, Mac OS, Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG5250 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 MG5250 Driver & Software Download