Canon PIXMA MG8220 Drivers Manual & Download

Canon PIXMA MG8220 Drivers Manual & Download For Windows, MacOS and Linux – For many people, looking for the best printer such as PIXMA MG8220 is something that they want to do. That is because this printer is considered as one of the best printers that they can get, especially if they are looking for the kind of printer that can give them the amazing color printing result. If you are one of those people, then this printer is the one that you need.

This printer is considered as one of the best printers that can give you amazing color printing result because of two things. This first one is the amazing number of nozzles that you can get from the color cartridge of this Canon MG8220 and the second one is because of the small ink droplets that you can get. For the number of nozzles, you will be glad knowing that this printer has more than five thousand nozzles for its color cartridge. That one is totally amazing since some other printers only have about two thousand nozzles.

As an addition to that, Canon PIXMA MG 8220 also has the smallest ink droplets of one PL. That means, you will be able to get the total detail and sharp printing result that you need.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG6820 Driver Download & Setup

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Canon PIXMA MG8220 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 MG8220

Printing Technology Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology
Maximum Resolution Color: 9600 x 2400 dpi
Black: 600 x 600 dpi
Print Speed Black: 12.5 ipm
Color: 9.3 ipm
4″ x 6″ Borderless Photo: ~ 20 seconds
Number of Nozzles Pigment Black, Dye Black, Yellow: 512 each
Cyan, Magenta, Gray: 1536 each
Total: 6144
Minimum Ink Droplet Size 1 pl
Ink Palette Pigment Black, Dye Black, Yellow, Cyan, Magenta, Gray
Ink Cartridge Configuration 6 individual cartridges
Print Features Auto Duplex Print, Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Printing, Calendar Print, CD/DVD Printing, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Fun Filter Effects, Grayscale Printing, ID Photo Print, Smartphone Photo Printing, Photo Index Sheet, Photo Direct Print (Memory Card/Camera/USB Flash Memory), Photo Printing, Template Print, Quiet Mode, Wireless Printing

 

Scanner
Scanner Type Flatbed
Image Sensor Charged-Coupled Device (CCD)
Optical Resolution Standard: 4800 x 4800 dpi
Film: 4800 x 9600 dpi
Interpolated Resolution 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Color Depth Internal: 48-bit
External: 24-bit
Scan Area 8.5 x 11.7″ (21.59 x 29.72 cm)
Scanner Features Auto Document Fix, Auto Scan Mode13, Film Scan, Gutter Shadow Correction, Network Scan, Push Scan, Scan to Memory, White LED, Wireless Scanning
Interface TWAIN/WIA for Windows 7/Vista/XP

 

Copier
First Copy-Out Time 14 seconds (color)
Reduction/Enlargement 25 to 400%
Quantity 1 to 99
Duplex Copying Automatic
Copy Features Auto Exposure/Intensity Copy, 4-in-1 / 2-in-1, Face Brightener/Fading Correction, Film Copy, Fit-to-Page, Gutter Shadow Correction Copy, Image Repeat, Intensity, Manual Color Adjustment, CD/DVD Label Copy, Masking Copy, Photo Reprint, Preset Copy Ratios

 

Paper Handling
Maximum Printable Width 8.5″ (21.59 cm)
Paper Sizes Plain: Letter, Legal
Photo: 4.0 x 6.0″, 5.0 x 7.0″, 8.0 x 10″
Envelopes: U.S. #10
Borderless Photo Sizes 4.0 x 6.0″ (10.16 x 15.24 cm)
5.0 x 7.0″ (12.7 x 17.78 cm)
8.0 x 10.0″ (20.32 x 25.4 cm)
Media Types 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
Matte: Canon Matte Photo Paper
Fine Art: Canon Fine Art Paper “Photo Rag”
Envelope: U.S.# 10 Envelope
CD/DVD: Printable disc
Paper Capacity Auto Sheet Feeder: 150 Sheets
Cassette: 150 Sheets

 

Connectivity
Computer Interface Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)
Ethernet
Hi-Speed USB
Memory Card Slots
PictBridge
Google Cloud Print
AirPrint
Compatible Memory Cards SD: SD, SDHC
MMC: MultiMediaCard, MultiMediaCard Plus
CompactFlash
Memory Stick: Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
USB Flash Memory
Microdrive
Direct Print Capable PictBridge, Card Slots

 

Networking
Network Capable Wireless LAN, Ethernet
Network Standard Wired: IEEE802.3u (100BASE-TX), IEEE802.3 (10BASE-T)
Wireless: IEEE802.11n, IEEE802.11g, IEEE802.11b
Channel 1-11, 1-13 (wireless)
Network Data Transfer Rate Wired: 10 M/100 Mbps (auto switching)
Wireless n: 150 Mbps
Wireless b: 54 Mbps
Wireless g: 11 Mbps
Indoor Range 164.0′ (50.0 m)
Communication Protocol TCP/IP
Security WEP (64/128 bits)
WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES)
WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES)
Administration password
Setup Standard setup
WCN (WCN-UFD/WCN-NET)
WPS (Push button configuration/PIN code method)

 

General Attributes
Compatible Operating Systems Microsoft: Windows 7, Vista, XP
Mac: OS X 10.4.11 to 10.6.x
Windows System Requirements Windows 7: 1 GHz or faster 32 bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor), 1 GB RAM (32-bit)/2 GB RAM (64-bit)
Vista: SP1 or SP2, 1 GHz processor, 512 MB RAM
XP: SP2 or SP3, 300 MHz processor, 128 MB
Disk Space: 1.5 GB
CD-ROM Drive
Display: SVGA 800 x 600
Apple System Requirements OS X v.10.6: Intel processor, 1 GB RAM
OS X v.10.5: Intel processor, PowerPC G5, PowerPC G4 (867 MHz or faster), 512 MB RAM
OS X v.10.4.11: Intel processor, PowerPC G5/G4/G3, 256 MB RAM
Disk Space: 1.5 GB
CD-ROM Drive
Display: XGA 1024 x 768
Browser Compatibility Windows: Internet Explorer 6 or later
Macintosh: Safari 3 or later
Other Features 2-Way Paper Feeding, Auto Sheet Feeder, Film Adapter Unit, PIXMA Cloud Link, Self-Opening Paper Output Tray, Quick Access UI, Quick Start
LCD Display 3.5″ (8.89 cm)
Front Panel Controls Intelligent Touch System, Scroll Wheel
Power Requirements 100 to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Maximum: ~ 25 W
Standby: ~ 3.2 W
Off: ~ 0.4 W
Temperature / Humidity Operating Temperature: 41 to 95°F (5 to 35°C)
Storage Temperature: 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Operating Humidity: 10 to 90%
Storage Humidity: 5 to 95%
Dimensions (WxDxH) 15.6 x 18.5 x 7.9″ (39.62 x 46.99 x 20.07 cm)
Weight 23.6 lb (10.7 kg) including print head and cartridges

 

Packaging Info
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 22.0 x 11.0 x 19.0″

Canon PIXMA MG8220 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG8220 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG8220. 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 MG8220. 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 MG8220.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon MG8220 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 MG8220 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon MG8220 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 MG8220 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 MG8220 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG8220 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 MG8220 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG8220 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 MG8220 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect PIXMA MG8220 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon MG8220 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 MG8220 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MG8220 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG8220 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 MG8220 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 MG8220 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MG8220.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon MG8220 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of PIXMA MG8220 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 MG8220 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 MG8220 is detected by the application. When it is connected, you can continue the setup and instructions.
  6. When the processes have finished, your Canon MG8220 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG8220 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 MG8220) 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 MG8220 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 MG8220 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 MG8220 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG8220 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 MG8220.

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 MG8220.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG8220-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 MG8220, then you will need to 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
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series MP Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0130 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.137 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series MP Driver For Windows XP (64-bit)1.0118 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.5623 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
Easy-PhotoPrint EX For Windows XP (64-bit)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
MP Navigator EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)5.0.248 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX For Windows XP (64-bit)1.6.015 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX For Windows XP (64-bit)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint Pro (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP x64)2.8.214 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/Windows 2000/Windows Me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
MP Navigator EX For Windows XP (64-bit)5.0.146 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8)1.157 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series CUPS Printer (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver For Mac OS X 10.63.3.48.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series Printer Driver (Mac OS X 10.4/10.5)7.46.08.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)18.0.2b14 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
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
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
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)5.0.335 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.63.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac OS X 10.62.5.02.4 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint Pro (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)2.8.28.7 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 Pro Mac OS X 10.52.8.0a9.3 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)5.0.236 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac OS X 10.52.0.15.8 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.51.0.0289 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Power PC (OS X 10.4/10.5)3.2.04.8 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.603.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.603.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)1.801.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)1.801.7 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)1.804 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.609.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series User Manual (Mac)1.20155 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series User Manual (Windows)1.2020 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
The manual for how to use AirPrint For Windows2.0971 KBDownload
The manual for how to use AirPrint For Mac2.01.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 Getting Started GuideV13.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)3.60244 KBDownload
PIXMA MG8220 / MG8200 series ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)1.80430 KBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG8220 Drivers Manual & Download for Windows, MacOS and Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG8220 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 MG8220 Driver & Software Download