Canon PIXMA MP450 Driver Free Download

Canon PIXMA MP450 Driver Free Download For Windows, Mac, Linux – PIXMA MP450 comes with a display the size of 1.9 inches. The unit supports external flash memory such as SmartMedia, SD Memory Card, MultiMedia Card, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick, IBM Microdrive, and CompactFlash. It uses Canon FINE as its inkjet technology. The minimum ink droplet size it produces is 2 pl. The printer is equipped with 2 cartridges; one cartridge is reserved for black while the other is for color (yellow, magenta, and cyan). Direct printing is available for Canon Bubble Jet Direct, DPOF, and PictBridge. In standby mode, it consumes 2 watts of power. While operating, it consumes 13 watts of power.

Canon MP450 has a copier that works at the speed of up to 22 pages per minute for black and white and 17 pages per minute for color. It can enlarge a document 400% times bigger and shrink a document 25% times smaller.

Canon PIXMA MP450 can print at the speed of 22 pages per minute for black and white and 17 pages per minute for color. Its maximum printing resolution is 4800 x 1200 dpi. Software included with the unit features: ArcSoft PhotoStudio, Canon Easy-PhotoPrint, ScanSoft OmniPage SE, Canon Easy-WebPrint, and drivers and utilities.

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Canon PIXMA MP450 Operating System Compatibility

Windows 10 / Windows 10 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / Windows XP (x64) / Windows 2000 / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11)

Canon PIXMA MP450 Specification

Type All-in-one (printer/scanner/copier)
For Use Home
Width 17.4 inch (443 mm)
Height 7.3 inch (185 mm)
Depth 16.4 inch (417 mm)
Weight 13.2 lbs (6.2 kg)
Printer
Printer Type Thermal Ink-jet
Output Type Color Printer
Format A4
Print Speed 22 ppm (black A4), 17 ppm (color A4)
Output Feed Capacity 50 pages (standart)
Print Resolution 4800×1200 dpi
Input Feed Capacity 150 pages (standart)
Media Types Plain Paper, Cards, Transparencies, Stickers, Photo Paper,
Glossy Photo Paper, Envelopes, Matte Photo Paper.
Paper Weight Support 64-273 g/m2
Ink Cartridges Count 4
Colors Count 4-ink
Printing Photos Yes
Borderless Printing Yes
Min Ink Droplet Volume 2 picolitres
Time of Printing Photo (Color, 4 x6 /10x15cm) 55 s
Direct Print (PictBridge) Yes
Cartridge Capacity (Black) 300 pages
Cartridge Capacity (Color) 275 pages
LCD Screen
LCD Yes
LCD Type Color
SCANNER/COPIER
Scanner Type Flatbed
Scanner Format A4
Scanner Size 216×297 mm
Scan Element CIS
Pixel Depth 48 bit
Optical Resolution 1200×2400 dpi
Enhanced Resolution 19200×19200 dpi
Zoom Range 25-400 %
Zoom Step 1 x
Support Standarts TWAIN, WIA
Copier Resolution (Black) 1200×1200 dpi
Copying Speed 22 ppm (Black A4), 17 ppm (Color A4)
Maximum Number Of Copies 9
Features
Interfaces IRDA, USB 2.0
OS Support Windows, Mac OS
Minimum System Requirements Intel Pentium II
Power Consumption Operational 13 W
Power Consumption Standby 2 W
Card Reader Yes
Supported Flash Cards Compact Flash, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro,
Memory Stick Pro Duo, MMC, SD, Smart Media, xD-Picture

Canon PIXMA MP450 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MP450 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MP450. 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 MP450. 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 MP450.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon MP450 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 MP450 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon MP450 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 MP450 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 MP450 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MP450 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 MP450 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP450 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 MP450 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect PIXMA MP450 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon MP450 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 MP450 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MP450 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MP450 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 MP450 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 MP450 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MP450.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon MP450 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of PIXMA MP450 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 MP450 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 MP450 is detected by the application. When it is connected, you can continue the setup and instructions.
  6. When the processes have finished, your Canon MP450 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MP450 Printer Driver on MacOS

How to install driver of Canon PIXMA MP450 in Mac:

  • First, you need the file of the driver. When you have already completed the downloading process, it will be saved in the certain folder. You can see it at the computer settings.
  • Second, you need to double click the downloaded driver file and mount it on the Disk Image.
  • The third step is that you need to double click again the mounted Disk Image.
  • At last, double clicking the packaged driver file. Do not worry, the installation is about to be started automatically.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MP450 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 MP450) 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 MP450 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 MP450 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 MP450 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MP450 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 MP450.

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 MP450.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MP450-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 give you the official driver and software that you can directly download from this link below. Of course, the steps by step are also easy to follow.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon Inkjet Printer Driver Add-On Module (Windows 7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)1.104.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 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
PIXMA MP450 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
PIXMA MP450 Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.7.058 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 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
PIXMA MP450 Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.5.058 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 My Printer (Windows 2000)2.9.52.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 2000)3.2.043 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7)10.51.2.011 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 Scanner Driver (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)12.13.313 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 MP Navigator (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)2.0.713 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 On-screen Manual (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)1.10a18 MBDownload
PIXMA MP450 Printer User Guide for Windows users1.06.7 MBDownload

Manuals are available in PDF format and HTML format

PDF format

Memo: File names having the extension.pdf are PDF files.
You need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to read PDF files.

Follow the instructions below to download manuals in PDF format.

  • Click the file name you want to download. The download will start automatically.
  • Files will be saved on the computer desktop.
  • Double-click the downloaded file to open it.

HTML format

Follow the instructions below to download the compressed files on Windows.

  • Click the file link, select Save, and specify the directory to save the file. The download will start automatically.
  • Downloaded files will be saved in the specified folder in a self-extracting form (.exe format).
  • Double-click the files to decompress them and save them in the same folder.
  • To open and HTML format manual double-click the file.html in the folder.

Follow the instruction below to download the compressed files on Macintosh.

  • Click the file name you want to download. The download will start automatically.
  • Files will be saved on the computer desktop.
  • Double-click the downloaded files. Files will be decompressed automatically, and the Photo Application Guide folder will be created on your computer’s desktop.
  • To open an HTML-format manual, double-click the file.html in the folder.

Canon PIXMA MP450 Driver Free Download For Windows, Mac

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MP450 for free. You do not need to find other websites because the site of Canon Printer Drivers 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.