Canon PIXMA MP800 Driver Download and Setup

Canon PIXMA MP800 Driver Download and Setup For Windows and macOS – As a student, you are forced to finish your task as soon as possible. That is the very important thing to do. In order to finish your task as soon as possible, you need many things to have. One of the best kits that can help you in finishing the task that is given by your lecturers is a printer. You have to need your own printer. In order to have the best printer, you have to try PIXMA MP800, one of the best in its class.

This printer is very special. Not only used for printing, but you can also use it for copying something and also or scanning something. The quality is also good. For copying something, the copy speed is around 30 cpm for black clour and 24 cpm for full color. The scanner mode is also good, with 48-bit internal/24-bit internal. It makes Canon MP800 in the best place of printer nowadays with the other functions that really help others.

Then, the quality of Canon PIXMA MP800 deserves the best place. You do not need to worry about finishing the task from the lecturers, because the printer will help you out with its super qualities.

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Canon PIXMA MP800 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 / Windows  Me / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.4/10.5/10.6/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11 )

Canon PIXMA MP800 Specification

General Specifications
Printing resolution 9600 * x 2400 dpi. max.

* Ink droplets can be placed with a pitch of 1/9600 inch at minimum.

Print width 203.2 mm max. (8.0 inches)
(for Borderless Printing: 215.9 mm / 8.5 inches)
Resident print control mode Canon extended mode
Receive buffer 42 KB
Interface USB 2.0 Hi-Speed / Direct Print Port

* All operations are not guaranteed for computers standard-equipped with a USB 2.0 Hi-Speed interface.
* Since the USB 2.0 Hi-Speed interface is fully upwardly compatible with USB Full-Speed (USB 1.1), it can be used at USB Full-Speed (USB 1.1).
Direct Print Port
IrDA (Image data only)
Bluetooth (optional)

Acoustic noise level Approx. 34.7 dB (A) (in the highest print quality mode)
Operating environment Temperature: 5 to 35˚C (41 to 95˚F)
Humidity: 10 to 90%RH (no condensation)
Storage environment Temperature: 0 to 40˚C (32 to 104˚F)
Humidity: 5 to 95% RH (no condensation)
Power supply AC 110-120 V, 50/60 Hz
AC 200-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power consumption Printing (Copy): Approx. 20 W
Standby (minimum): Approx. 2 W
OFF: Approx. 0.8 W
Dimensions
(with the Paper Support and Paper Output Tray retracted)
470(W) x 490 (D) x 240 (H) mm
18.5 (W) x 19.3 (D) x 9.4 (H) inches
Weight 12 kg (26.4 lb.)
Print Head Black (PGI-5BK): 512 nozzles
Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black (CLI-8BK): 512 x 6 nozzles

 

Copy Specifications
No. of copies Maximum 99 copies
Intensity adjustment 9 levels
Zoom 25% to 400%

 

Camera Direct Print (Canon Bubble Jet Direct)
Compatible paper Card #1 (Photo Paper Pro 4″ x 6″/101.6 x 152.4 mm)
Card #2 (Photo Paper Plus Glossy, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, Glossy Photo Paper, or Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” 4″ x 6″ / 101.6 x 152.4 mm)
Card #3 (Photo Paper Plus Glossy 5″ x 7″ / 127.0 x 177.8 mm)
LTR (Photo Paper Pro, Photo Paper Plus Glossy, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, or Glossy Photo Paper Letter size)
A4 (Photo Paper Pro, Photo Paper Plus Glossy, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, Glossy Photo Paper, or Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” A4 size)
Layout print Standard: Borderless / with border, Index Print: 6-80 images (depending on the size of print media)
Effect ExifPrint
DPOF functions Ver. 1.00 compatible (Index print, number of copies, select images, print special characters (date))

 

Camera Direct Print (PictBridge)
Page size Default (Selections based on the machine setting)
10 x 15 cm/4″ x 6″ (Photo Paper Plus Glossy, Photo Paper Pro, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, Glossy Photo Paper, Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use”, Photo Stickers*1)
13 x 18 cm/5″ x 7″ (Photo Paper Plus Glossy)*2
A4/8.5″ x 11″ (Photo Paper Plus Glossy A4/Letter, Photo Paper Pro A4/Letter, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss A4/Letter, Glossy Photo Paper A4/Letter, Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” A4, Plain Paper A4/Letter)
5.4 x 8.6 cm/Credit Card (Glossy Photo Paper Card Size)*1 Canon-brand sticker. Printing on this paper is available only when the Layout function on your camera has a 16-up option.
*2 If using a Canon PictBridge-compatible camera, you can select it.
Media type Default (Selections based on the machine setting), Photo (Photo Paper Plus Glossy, Glossy Photo Paper), Fast Photo (Photo Paper Pro), Plain Paper (Only A4/Letter)
Layout Default (Selections based on the machine setting), Borderless, Bordered, N-up (2, 4, 9, 16*1), 35-up*2

*1 Layout compatible with Canon-brand sticker above.
*2 Selected photos are printed in 35 mm film style layout (contact printing layout).
This print setting is only available with certain Canon PictBridge-compliant devices.
You can print shooting Info (Exif Data) on photos in list format, or in the margins of specified photos.
Select Layout, then select the item displayed with the [i] icon.
(Note that this print setting cannot be used for some models.)

Trimming Default (Off: No trimming), On (follow camera’s setting), Off
Image optimize Default (Selections based on the machine setting), On, Off, “VIVID”*, “NR” (Noise Reduction)*, “VIVID+NR”*, “Face”*

* If using a Canon PictBridge-compatible camera, you can select it.

Print date & file no. Default (Off: No printing), Date, File No., Both, Off

 

Scan Specifications
Compatibility TWAIN / WIA (Windows XP)
Maximum document size A4/Letter, 8.5″ x 11.7″ / 216 x 297 mm
Scanning resolution Optical resolution 2400 dpi x 4800 dpi
Interpolated resolution 19200 dpi x 19200 dpi
Scanning image processing Halftones: 256 levels of gray
Color: 16,777,216 colors

Canon PIXMA MP800 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MP800 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MP800. 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 MP800. 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 MP800.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon MP800 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 MP800 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon MP800 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 MP800 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 MP800 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MP800 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 MP800 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP800 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 MP800 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect PIXMA MP800 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon MP800 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 MP800 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MP800 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MP800 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 MP800 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 MP800 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MP800.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon MP800 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of PIXMA MP800 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 MP800 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 MP800 is detected by the application. When it is connected, you can continue the setup and instructions.
  6. When the processes have finished, your Canon MP800 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MP800 Printer Driver on MacOS

How to install driver of Canon PIXMA MP800 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 MP800 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 MP800) 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 MP800 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 MP800 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 MP800 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MP800 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 MP800.

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 MP800.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MP800-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
PIXMA MP800 MP Drivers For Windows 7 (64-bit) - Windows Vista (64-bit) - Windows XP (64-bit)1.1114 MBDownload
Canon Inkjet Printer Driver Add-On Module (7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)1.104.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 MP Drivers For Windows 2000 (32-bit) - Windows 7 (32-bit) - Windows Vista (32-bit)- Windows XP (32-bit)1.0114 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-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 (Windows XP x64)4.7.058 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
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.5.058 MBDownload
My Printer (Windows 2000)2.9.52.7 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 2000)3.2.043 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 Easy-LayoutPrint (Windows 2000/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP64)1.0336 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 MP Navigator For (Windows 2000/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP64/Windows Me)2.029.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 MP Navigator For (Windows 2000/Windows XP/Windows Me)2.008.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7)10.51.2.010 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 Printer Driver for (OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5)4.836.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 Scanner Driver (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)12.13.314 MBDownload
ScanGear CS for OS X (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)12.13.114 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
MP Navigator (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)2.0.713 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 Printer User Guide for Windows users1.07.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MP800 On-screen Manual (Mac OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7)1.10a22 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 MP800 Driver Download and Setup For Windows, macOS and Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MP800 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.