Canon PIXMA MP980 Driver Download and User Manual

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Canon PIXMA MP980 Driver Download and User Manual

  • Canon PIXMA MP980 Printer Driver Download For Windows and Mac OS X

Printer nowadays becomes our need. The targets from our office or our school forced us to be a very busy person. To handle the business, we need the best kit to help us finish our task, especially printed task. Canon PIXMA MP980 is one of the answers

This printer has a great class. For printing speed, it is around 26 ppm, as fast as 2,3 seconds per page for black color. If you want to print in full color, the speed is around 21 ppm, as fast as 2,9 seconds per page. This Canon PIXMA MP980 also has great printing resolution. It is around 600 x 600 dpi for black color and 9600 x 2400 dpi for full color. Not only used for printing, this printer can be used for scanning and copying. The copying speed is around 24 CPM for black color and 19 CPM for full color. The maximal resolutions for scanning are around 4800 x 9600 dpi for optical.

Canon PIXMA MP980 is one of the best in its class. With those qualities, there is no doubt that this printer will be one of the best. If you want to finish your job faster, go get it.

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Canon PIXMA MP980 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 (10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11 )

Canon PIXMA MP980 Specification

Print
Speed Colour Up to 21ppm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 26ppm Mono Print
Product Group Output A4
Double Sided Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
Printer Standard Resolution 9600 x 2400 dpi Print
Double Sided Printing (Duplex) Yes , Automatic
Print Speed Photo Quality 2.4ppm
Scan
Scanner Optical Resolution 4800dpi x 9600dpi Scan
Scanner Resolution Enhanced 19200 x 19200dpi Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Scanner Bit Depth 48-bit/24-bit
Scanner Features Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, Scan to USB stick, Scan to memory card, Multi-Scan, PDF file creation/editing/password security, Descreen, Unsharp mask, Stitch Assist, Correct document orientation, Prevent show through,Corrent slanted documents, Photograph cor
Scanner Type Flatbed CCD
Copy
Copy Speed Colour 19ppm Color Copy
Copy Speed Monochrome 24ppm Mono Copy
Copier Reduce/Enlarge 25 to 400% Copy
Colour Copier Yes
Copier Functions Auto Intensity (AE copy), Manual Intensity Adjustment, Image Repeat copy, Fit-to-page copy, Borderless copy, Sticker copy, 2-on-1 copy, 4-on-1copy, Frame Erase copy, Shadow erase, Trimming/Masking copy, Photo reprint, Face brightener, Fade restoration, Ma
Copy Facility Present Yes
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) USB, Network & Wireless
LCD Screen 8.8cm Colour LCD Screen
Network Interface 10 BaseT/100 BaseTX Network
Direct Printing Port 1 x PictBridge
Network Ready Yes
Preview Monitor Size (Diagonal) 3.5ins
Preview Monitor Type LCD
RF Network Standard IEEE 802.11b/g
RJ-45 Ports 1 x RJ-45
USB Port Yes
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0
Wireless Ready Yes
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows, Mac Compatible
System Requirements Internet Explorer 6.0 or Safari / CD-ROM drive / Display 1024×768
Media Handling
Paper Trays 3
Paper Handling Input 1 500 Sheet Input Tray
Paper Handling Input 2 500 Sheet Input Tray
Paper Handling Input 3 1 Disc DVD/CD-R Tray
Compact Flash Supported
Maximum Copies 99
Maximum Paper Size Legal
Media Supported Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Pro II (PR-201), 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
MultiMedia Card Supported
Paper Size A4 B5 A5 Letter Legal Envelopes
Paper Weight 64 to 105g/Sq m
Secure Digital Supported
Sony Memory Stick Supported
xD-Picture Card Supported
Barcodes & Labels
Barcode 4960999579511
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print / Copy / Scan
Technology Inkjet Printer
Case Colour Black/Grey
Dimensions 47cm (W) x 38.5cm (D) x 19.9cm (H) – Weight 10.7kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 5 to 35C – Humidity 10 to 90%
Noise Level 44.5dbA
Power Consumption 28W (Max) / 2.7W (Standby) / 0.8W (Saving)
Product Summary Canon PIXMA MP980 A4 Colour Inkjet Printer
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz
Software
Software Included Canon MP Navigator EX, Canon Easy-PhotoPrint EX, Canon Easy-PhotoPrint Pro, CD-LabelPrint
More Features
MicroDrive Supported

Canon PIXMA MP980 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MP980 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MP980. 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 MP980. 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 MP980.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon MP980 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 MP980 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon MP980 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 MP980 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 MP980 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MP980 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 MP980 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MP980 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 MP980 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect PIXMA MP980 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon MP980 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 MP980 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MP980 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MP980 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 MP980 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 MP980 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MP980.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon MP980 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of PIXMA MP980 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 MP980 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 MP980 is detected by the application. When it is connected, you can continue the setup and instructions.
  6. When the processes have finished, your Canon MP980 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MP980 Printer Driver on MacOS

How to install driver of Canon PIXMA MP980 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 MP980 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 MP980) 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 MP980 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 MP980 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 MP980 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MP980 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 MP980.

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 MP980.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MP980-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 (32-bit)-(Windows 7 (64-bit)230 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1 x64/8 x64/7 x64/Vista64)1.0442 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista/XP/2000)1.0442 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series MP Driver (Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista/XP/2000)1.0327 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series MP Driver (Windows 8.1 x64/8 x64/7 x64/Vista x64)1.0327 MBDownload
MP Drivers For Windows XP (64-bit)1.0316 MBDownload
MP Drivers For Windows 7 (64-bit)/Windows Vista (64-bit)/Windows XP (64-bit)1.0127 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista)5.289.8 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 8.1 x64/8 x64/7 x64/Vista64)5.2811 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)1.7.015 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 (Windows XP)3.3.1293 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows XP x64)1.7.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.7.058 MBDownload
IJ Network Driver / Network Tool (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP x64/2000)2.5.71.9 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)2.0546 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
Easy-PhotoPrint Pro (Windows 2000)2.7.214 MBDownload
Solution Menu (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)1.4.31.7 MBDownload
Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP x64/2000/Me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
My Printer (Windows 2000)2.9.52.7 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows XP x64)2.0444 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 2000)3.2.043 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)3.1.08.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)10.84.2.015 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)10.84.2.014 MBDownload
MP Drivers for Network (10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)1.0040 MBDownload
PIXMA MP980 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)14.11.4a14 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)3.5.0300 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.7.05.6 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 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
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)2.0.730 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint Pro (OS X 10.5)2.8.0a9.3 MBDownload
Solution Menu (OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)1.4.1711 KBDownload
Solution Menu (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)1.4.1a2.2 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX 2.0 Opener (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)1.0.0a2.1 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Mac OS X 10.5/10.6)1.1.09.8 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)2.0.630 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX 2.0 Opener (OS X 10.6)1.0.0224 KBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Power PC (OS X 10.4/10.5)3.2.04.8 MBDownload
Mac OS X Canon IJ Network Setup Tool (OS X 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)2.7.03.2 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for Canon IJ Network Tool (Windows)1.00803 KBDownload

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 MP980 Driver Download and User Manual For Windows and Mac OS X

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MP980 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.