Canon PIXMA MG6420 Update Driver & User Manual

Canon PIXMA MG6420 Update Driver & User Manual For Windows, Mac, Linux – These days, printers have been built to deliver performance beyond the imagination. It’s clearly different with the older model. In the earlier days, the printer only has a function, to print documents. Then, the function of the printer changes into a tool for printing documents and photos. Now, a printer can be used for three functions, namely printing, scanning, and copying. PIXMA MG6420 is the printer that can bring you those functions.

The printer can give those three functions and in the same time, you can see that the printer has great capabilities in delivering the best result. Canon MG6420 has a great speed in printing since it provides you 15.0 ipm for B/W documents and 9.7 ipm for colored pictures. You can deal with printing document and photo at a quick pace. Also, you can depend on the resolution of the printer because it can be up to 4800 x 1200 dpi. The printer has an abundant feature that you can rely on, including borderless printing, wireless printing, and auto duplex printing.

Fortunately, Canon PIXMA MG 6420 is pretty much cheap, though it has much utilization. The printer can be a lucky charm for you because it can deliver you many good results.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG2460 Drivers & Software For Windows, Mac, Linux

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Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 / Linux.

Specification Canon PIXMA MG6420

Printer
Print Speed (up to) 4″ x 6″ Borderless Photo: Approx. 44 seconds10,11
Black:ESAT: Approx. 15.0 ipm10,11
Colour:ESAT: Approx. 9.7 ipm10,11
Number of Nozzles Colour: 3,072 / Pigment Black: 1,024 / Total: 4,096
Picoliter Size (colour) 2 and 5
Print Resolution (Up to) Colour:Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi3
Black:Up to 600 x 600 dpi3
Ink Compatibility PGI-250 Pigment Black XL
CLI-251 Cyan XL
CLI-251 Magenta XL
CLI-251 Yellow XL
CLI-251 Black XL
PGI-250 Pigment Black
CLI-251 C Cyan
CLI-251 M Magenta
CLI-251 Yellow
CLI-251 Black
Paper Sizes 4″ x 6″, 5″ x 7″, Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelopes
Paper Compatibility Plain: Plain Paper, Canon High Resolution Paper;
Super High Gloss: Photo Paper Pro Platinum;
Glossy: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy;
Semi-Gloss: Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss, Photo Paper Pro Luster;
Matte: Matte Photo Paper;
Envelope: U.S. #10 Envelope
Printer Features AirPrint6, Auto Duplex Print, Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Printing2, Calendar Print, Cloud Link Printing14, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print7, Special Filters, Google Cloud Print15, My Image Garden8, Mobile Device Printing13, Photo Direct Printing (Memory Card)4, Photo Printing, PIXMA Printing Solutions5, Print from Email, Red-Eye Correction, Template Print, Trimming Print, Quiet Mode, Web Template Print, Wireless PictBridge16, Wireless Printing1
Output Tray Capacity 100 Sheets Plain Paper -OR- 20 Sheets of 4″x6″ Photo Paper
Copier
Copy Speed (up to) FCOT(Colour): Approx. 18 seconds11
Reduction / Enlargement 25% – 400%
Copy Features 4-on-1 / 2-on-1 Copy, Auto Exposure Copy, Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Copy, Fade Restoration, Fit-to-Page, Frame Erase Copy, Multiple Copy: 1-21 Pages, Photo Reprint, Preset Copy Ratios, Two-sided Copy, Zoom
Scanner
Scanner Type Flatbed
Scanning Element Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Max. Resolutions Optical:1200 x 2400 dpi12
Interpolated:19,200 x 19,200 dpi12
Scanner Features Auto Scan Mode17, Attach to E-Mail Scan, Network Scan, Push Scan, Scan to Memory Card, Wireless Scanning
Colour Depth 48-bit Input / 24-bit Output
Max. Document Size 8.5″ x 11.7″
Fax
Other Features 3.0″ LCD, 5-colour Ink System, CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM9, Auto Power Off, Auto Power On, Dual Colour Gamut Processing Technology, Snap Edge, Quiet Mode, PIXMA Printing Solutions5, QuickStart, Rated EPEAT Silver
Photo Connect
Media Card Support SD™ Card4
SDHC™ Card4
miniSD™ Card4
miniSDHC™ Card4
microSD™ Card4
microSDHC™ Card4
Memory Stick Duo™4
Memory Stick PRO Duo™4
Memory Stick Micro4
General
OS Compatibility Windows® 8, Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1, Windows Vista SP1, Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3 32-bit18
Mac OS® X v10.6.8 – 10.818
Mobile Operating Systems: iOS, Android, Windows RT18
Standard Interface Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)1
Hi-Speed USB
Card Slots4
Wireless PictBridge16
Dimension (W x D x H) 18.0″ (W) x 14.6″ (D) x 5.9″ (H)
Weight 14.0 lbs.

Canon PIXMA MG6420 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG6420 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG6420. 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 MG6420. 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 MG6420.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420 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 MG6420 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect Canon PIXMA MG6420 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MG6420 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420 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 MG6420 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MG6420.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG6420 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420 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 MG6420 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 MG6420 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420) 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 MG6420 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 MG6420 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 MG6420 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420.

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 MG6420.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG6420-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 MG6420 publishing directly from Canon website with easy-to-download, to get the download link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0226 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.150 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
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.7018 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
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)1.1369 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.4 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.017 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.32.2 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
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.1.621 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
My Image Garden For (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.6)2.0.1220 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)4.007.4 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.204.4 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)4.001.5 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)4.001.6 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
Setup Manual For MacCA.1.005 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.005.8 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For MacCA.1.001.5 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.7 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For MacCA.1.002.5 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.3 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For MacCA.1.002.6 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.004.2 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.311 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.314 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series Getting Started GuideV12.5 MBDownload
Canon MG6420/MG6400 series Setup GuideV1408 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.20420 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)4.0079 KBDownload
Printer Firmware Updater (Mac) for Canon MG6420/MG6400 series1.0a31 MBDownload
Printer Firmware Updater (Windows) for Canon MG6420/MG6400 series1.031 MBDownload

Free Download Driver & Software Canon PIXMA MG6420 for Windows, Mac OS, Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG6420 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 MG6420 Driver & Software Download