Canon PIXMA MG8250 Printer Driver Download & Manual

Canon PIXMA MG8250 Printer Driver Download & Manual For Windows, MacOS, and Linux – Nowadays, scanning the transparent media is getting and more common. Unfortunately, there are not many printers that can help you with that kind of need such as PIXMA MG8250. Yes, this printer is one printer that can help you scan the many different transparent medias that you need, starting from the projector sheet up to the film.

You can simply say that this printer is one nice quality printer since this printer is not only giving you the printing features but also some other features such as scanning, copying, and faxing. Canon MG8250 is just something that you need if you want to scan the transparent media for many of your needs. This way, you will not need to worry about anything if you want to scan something from the transparent media.

For your information, the scanning quality of the transparent media that you scan using this printer is also something you can rely on. You will not need to worry about anything since Canon PIXMA MG 8250 will give you the nice result after the scanning is complete. In conclusion, this printer is just the perfect printer that you need if you want to scan the transparent media and turn it into a file.

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Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250

Print
Speed Colour Up to 9.3ipm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 12.5ipm 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 6 Single Inks, 6-colour system with minimum 1pl droplet size, FINE print head & ChromaLife100+ system
Scan
Scanner Optical Resolution 4800dpi x 4800dpi Scan
Scanner Resolution Enhanced 4800 x 4800dpi Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Scanner Bit Depth 48-bit/24-bit
Scanner Features Scan directly to memory card or USB flash drive (JGP, PDF or compact PDF file format), Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, PDF file creation with optional password security, Text (OCR), Auto Document Fix, Auto Photo Fix, Detect and correct document orientation, Correct slanted documents, Reduce show-through, Remove gutter shadow, Scanning images larger than the platen (Stitch Assist)
Scanner Type Flatbed and Film Adapter Unit, CCD colour scanner
Copy
Copier Reduce/Enlarge 25 – 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios (Fit to page, A5 to A4, B5 to A4, A4 to A5 and A4 to B5) Copy
Colour Copier Yes
Copier Functions 2-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, Disc label copy, Photo Copy, Borderless copy, Frame erase copy, Adjust intensity, Adjust quality (High, Standard, Fast)
Copy Facility Present Yes
Copy Speed Colour (FCOT) 14 seconds
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) USB, Network & Wireless
LCD Screen 8.8cm Colour TFT Display
Network Interface 10 BaseT/100 BaseTX Network
Airprint Compatible Yes
Direct Printing Port 1 x PictBridge
Network Ready Yes
Preview Monitor Size (Diagonal) 8.8cm
Preview Monitor Type TFT
RF Network Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0
Wireless Ready Yes
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible
System Requirements Windows 7: 1GHz or faster CPU, 1GB RAM (32bit) / 2GB RAM (64bit) Windows Vista (32 and 64 bit): 1GHz or faster CPU, 512MB RAM Windows XP SP2, SP3: 300MHz or faster CPU, 128MB RAM Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher CD-ROM Drive Display: 800 x 600 or better Mac OS X v10.6: Intel Processor, 1GB RAM Mac OS X v10.5: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G4, G5, 867MHz or faster) Mac OS X v10.4.11: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G5, G4, G3), 256MB RAM Browser: Safari 3 or higher CD-ROM Drive Display: XGA 1024 x 768 or better
Media Handling
Paper Trays 3
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 99
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), Fine Art Paper “Photo Rag” (FA-PR1), Other Fine Art Paper
MultiMedia Card Compact Flash, Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, SD Card, SDHC Card, MultiMedia Card, MultiMedia Card Plus, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, xD-Picture Card*, xD-Picture Card Type M*, xD-Picture Card Type H*, Memory Stick Micro*, RS-MMC*, mini SD Card*, micro SD Card*, mini SDHC Card*, micro SDHC Card*, MMC mobile*
Paper Size A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm
Paper Weight 64 to 300g/Sq m (This maximum weight is only using Canon special media)
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 4960999785622
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print/Scan/Copy
Technology Multifunction Inkjet Printer
Case Colour Black
Dimensions 470mm (W) x 396mm (D) x 199mm (H) – Weight 10.7kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 5 to 35C – Humidity 10 to 90%
Noise Level 46.5dbA
Power Consumption 24W (Max) / 2.0W (Standby) / 0.5W (Saving)
Product Summary Canon Pixma MG8250 A4 Colour Inkjet Printer
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz
Consumable Info
Number of Print Cartridges 6
Software
Software Included Drivers for Canon multifunctional device, MP Navigator EX (including OCR and PDF file creation), Easy-PhotoPrint EX with HD Movie Print 12, Easy-PhotoPrint Pro, Easy-WebPrint EX downloader and Solution Menu EX with CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM access
In the Box
In The Box PIXMA MG8250 All-In-One, Power cord, Ink Cartridges (PGI-525PGBK CLI-526BK CLI-526C CLI-526M CLI-526Y CLI-526GY), Multilingual setup guides, Setup software and Users manual CD including Easy-PhotoPrint Pro, MP Navigator EX, Solution Menu EX with CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM access, Easy-WebPrint EX and Easy-Photo Print EX with HD Movie Print, Warranty sheet
More Features
MicroDrive Yes

Canon PIXMA MG8250 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG8250 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG8250. 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 MG8250. 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 MG8250.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon MG8250 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 MG8250 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon MG8250 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 MG8250 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 MG8250 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect PIXMA MG8250 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon MG8250 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 MG8250 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MG8250 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250 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 MG8250 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MG8250.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon MG8250 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250 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 MG8250 is detected by the application. When it is connected, you can continue the setup and instructions.
  6. When the processes have finished, your Canon MG8250 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250) 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 MG8250 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 MG8250 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 MG8250 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250.

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 MG8250.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG8250-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 MG8250, 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 MG8250 / 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 MG8250 / MG8200 series Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.137 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / MG8200 series MP Driver For Windows XP (64-bit)1.0118 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / 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 MG8250 / MG8200 series Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8)1.157 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / 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 MG8250 / MG8200 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / MG8200 series Printer Driver (Mac OS X 10.4/10.5)7.46.08.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / 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 MG8250 / MG8200 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.603.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / MG8200 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.603.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / MG8200 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)1.801.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / 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 MG8250 / MG8200 series User Manual (Mac)1.20155 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / 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 MG8250 / MG8200 Getting Started GuideV13.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / MG8200 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)3.60244 KBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 / MG8200 series ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)1.80430 KBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG8250 Printer Driver Download & Manual for Windows, MacOS and Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG8250 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.