Canon PIXMA MG7740 Drivers Download & User Manual

Canon PIXMA MG7740 Drivers Download & User Manual For Windows, MacOs and Linux – Have you ever heard about the strength of each printer manufactured by Canon which is able to please you during the usage? Well, make sure to know more about the PIXMA MG7740 all in all including the specification, reviews, functional features, high-end appearance, and also everything you can find in one printer. Known as recommended printer for everyday home use, this series might catch your heart to be its owner.

Once you stare at the appearance of Canon MG7740, you probably think that there are no big differences in its design and appearance compared with the previous generation of Canon. However, due to its high-end features offered with affordable price, as well its multifunctional feature to give you additional hand for printing, copying, and scanning, you will not get any strength to say no to this printer.

The centerpieces of Canon PIXMA MG 7740 comes from its quality prints which are vivid, bright, crisps, both for photo printing and monochrome printing. Of course, the hero behind it is the FINE technology printing applied on this printer so the quality prints do not need to be asked anymore. Overall, when you are in need to search for a high-end printing device, make sure to consider this as one.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG2940 Driver & Software For Windows, Mac, Linux

COMPATIBILITYSPECIFICATIONHOW TO SETUPDOWNLOAD LINKS

Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 / Linux.

Specification Canon PIXMA MG7740

Functions Wireless / Ethernet, Print, Copy, Scan, Cloud Link
PRINTER SPECIFICATIONS
Print Resolution Up to 9600 x 2400 dpi
Print Technology 6 Individual Ink Tanks (PGBK, BK, C, M, Y, GY) Inkjet FINE print head with 1pl (min.) ink droplet size ChromaLife100 inks
Mono Print Speed Approx. 15.0 ipm
Colour Print Speed Approx. 10.0 ipm
Photo Print Speed Borderless 10x15cm : Approx. 21 seconds
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm)
Two Sided Printing Auto Duplex Print (A4, A5, B5, Letter – plain paper)
Direct Disc Printing Yes (software included)
CARTRIDES AND YIELDS
Standard Ink Cartridges 6 individual ink tanks
PGI-470PGBK (Pigment Black)
CLI-471BK (Black)
CLI-471C (Cyan)
CLI-471M (Magenta)
CLI-471Y (Yellow)
CLI-471GY (Grey)
Optional XL Ink Cartridges High yield XL ink tanks
PGI-470PGBK XL (Pigment Black)
CLI-471BK XL (Black)
CLI-471C XL (Cyan)
CLI-471M XL (Magenta)
CLI-471Y XL (Yellow)
CLI-471GY XL (Grey)
Ink Tanks Yield (Plain paper) A4 Colour Document
Pigment Black: 300 pages
Pigment Black XL: 500 pages
Black: 1105* pages
Black XL: 4425* pages
Cyan: 311 pages
Cyan XL: 680 pages
Magenta: 297 pages
Magenta XL: 650 pages
Yellow: 323 pages
Yellow XL: 680 pages
Grey: 780* pages
Grey XL: 3350* pages
* Estimated supplemental yield
Ink Tanks Yield (Photo print) 10x15cm photo
Pigment Black: 3050* photos
Pigment Black XL: 3900* photos
Black: 398* photos
Black XL: 895* photos
Cyan: 173 photos
Cyan XL: 375 photos
Magenta: 182 photos
Magenta XL: 400 photos
Yellow: 161 photos
Yellow XL: 336 photos
Grey: 125 photos
Grey XL: 289 photos
* Estimated supplemental yield
PAPER SUPPORT
Paper Types Plain Paper
Envelopes
Canon Pro Platinum (PT-101)
Canon Pro Luster (LU-101)
Canon Plus Glossy II (PP-201)
Cano Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)
Canon “Everyday Use” (GP-501)
Canon Matte (MP-101)
Canon High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)
Canon Photo Stickers (PS-101)
Canon T-Shirt Transfer (TR-301)
Other Fine Art Papers
Printable Discs
Maximum Paper Input Lower cassette: Max. 125 sheets (plain paper)
Upper cassette: Max. 20 sheets (photo paper)
Direct Disc Print Tray: 1 printable CD, DVD or Blu-Ray Disc
Paper Sizes Lower cassette: A4, A5, B5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 20x25cm
Upper cassette: 10x15cm, 13x18cm
Paper Weight Lower cassette: Plain paper 64 – 105 g/m², Canon photo paper up to 300 g/m²
Upper cassette: Canon photo paper up to 300 g/m²
SCANNER SPECIFICATIONS
Scanner Type CIS flatbed photo and document scanner
Scanner Resolution (Optical) 2400 x 4800 dpi
A4 Scan Speed Approx. 14 sec
Scanning Depth (Input / Output) Colour: 48 bit / 24 bit
Greyscale: 16 bit / 8 bit
Maximum Document Size 216 x 297 mm
COPIER SPECIFICATIONS
Copy Speed sFCOT: Approx. 19 sec
sESAT: Approx. 7.7 ipm
Multiple Copy 99 copies max.
Copy Functions Document Copying, Photo Copying, Borderless copy, 2-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, Frame erase copy, Disc Label Copy
Copy Zoom 25 – 400% (in 1% increments)
Fit to page
A5 to A4, B5 to A4, A4 to A5 and A4 to B5
INTERFACE
Display Type & Size 8.8cm LCD (TFT colour/Touch)
Display Languages 33 Languages Selectable: Japanese, English(mm & inch), German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovene, Turkish, Greek, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Indonesian, Slovakian, Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Romanian, Bulgarian, Thai, Croatian, Vietnamese
Interface Type – PC / Mac Hi-Speed USB (B Port)
Ethernet: 10/100Mbps (auto switchable)
Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP, Administration password
Interface Type – Other PIXMA Touch & Print (NFC – Active Tag)
PIXMA Cloud Link
Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app
Canon Print Service Plugin (Android)
Google Cloud Print
Apple AirPrint
Wi-Fi Direct
Access Point Mode
WLAN PictBridge
Memory Card Slots
Mopria (Android)
Compatible Memory Cards SD Card, SDHC Card, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Micro*, mini SD Card*, micro SD Card*, mini SDHC Card*, micro SDHC Card
*Using recommended adapter – not supplied
SOFTWARE
Supported Operating Systems Windows 10
Windows 8.1 (including Windows 8.1 Update), Windows 8
Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1
Windows Vista SP2
Windows XP SP3 (32 bit only)
Note: For Windows, .NET Framework 4 or .NET Framework 4.5 is required.
For Windows XP, XPS Essentials Pack is required.
Mac OS X v10.7.5 to Mac OS X v10.10
Supported Mobile Systems iOS
Android
Minimum System Requirements Windows: 3.1GB disk space, Internet Explorer 8
Mac: Internet connection, 1.5GB disk space, Safari 5
Display: 1024 x 768 XGA
Software Included MP Driver including Scanning Utility
My Image Garden with Full HD Movie Print
Quick Menu
Easy-WebPrint EX (download)
PHYSICAL FEATURES
Weight approx. 7.9 kg
Dimensions (W x D x H) approx. 435 x 370 x 148 mm
Acoustic Noise Levels approx. 43.5dB(A) [11]
Recommended Operating Environment Temperature: 15-30°C
Humidity: 10-80%RH (no dew condensation)
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Off: Approx. 0.2 W
Standby (connected to PC via USB): Approx. 0.9 W (scanning lamp off)
Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 1.6 W (scanning lamp is off)
Time to enter Standby mode: 7 minutes
Copying: Approx. 15 W

Canon PIXMA MG7740 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG7740 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG7740. 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 MG7740. 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 MG7740.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon MG7740 to the computer. You will do this when you have the application installed.
  3. After that, you can start to download the driver of PIXMA MG7740 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon MG7740 to the computer using the provided USB cable. When the printer is connected, the installed driver will be able to analyze the printer. When PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect PIXMA MG7740 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon MG7740 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 MG7740 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MG7740 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 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 MG7740 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MG7740.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon MG7740 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 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 PIXMA MG7740 is detected by the application. When it is connected, you can continue the setup and instructions.
  6. When the processes have finished, your Canon MG7740 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740) 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 MG7740 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 MG7740 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 MG7740 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG7740 Wireless Connection Setup

(Note: If the printer is compatible with wireless)

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 MG7740.

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 MG7740.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG7740-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.

If you have a printer Canon PIXMA MG7740, then you will need to surely have the official driver & software to install your printer. If you have none, then you will be glad to know that canonupdates.net will give you the official driver & software that you can directly download from this link below. Of course, the steps by step are also easy to follow.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.048 MBDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.9020 MBDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0038 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.7.058 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)3.5.0294 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Windows XP (32-bit)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
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
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)1.18.1 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
Canon MG7700 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
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/Mac OS X 10.8)3.5.0300 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.73.2.0299 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
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.20236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.20213 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)3.20204 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)5.20614 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)5.20277 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)5.20456 KBDownload
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 MG7740 / MG7700 series Getting Started (device setup part)V11.6 MBDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series Getting Started (device setup part)V11.6 MBDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series / MG6800 series Getting Started (software installation part)V14.1 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)3.2090 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)5.2075 KBDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.019 MBDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.016 MBDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series Printer Firmware Updater For (MacOS X 10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)1.041 MBDownload
Canon MG7740 / MG7700 series Printer Firmware Updater For (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.038 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG7740 Drivers Download & User Manual for Windows, Mac OS and Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG7740 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 MG7740 Driver & Software Download