Canon PIXMA MX310 Driver For Windows, MacOS and Linux

Canon PIXMA MX310 Driver For Windows, MacOS, and Linux – If you are looking for the nice looking printer that can give you the nice printing result, PIXMA MX310 is one name that you can count on. That is because this printer can give you the nice quality print that you might need, even for those who are in need for the nice quality photo print.

For your information, the thousands of nozzles of this printer is one thing that can simply help you with the nice quality print that you need, even for the photo printing needs. As an addition to that, the smallest ink droplet of two PL is something that you will love from this printer. That is because the small ink droplets of two PL from Canon MX310 will give you the detail and sharp printing need. Actually, there are some other printers that can give you the better performance, but you will need to pay more money for that kind of printer. Meanwhile, this printer is tagged around 100 dollars only.

For your final consideration, this printer is also something worth to buy since Canon PIXMA MX 310 can help you with the copying and scanning needs too. You can say that this printer is something nice and affordable for your office printer.

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Canon PIXMA MX310 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 2000 / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11).

Canon PIXMA MX310 Printer Specifications

Model PIXMA MX310
Type All-in-one (printer/scanner/copier/fax)
For Use Home
Width 18.2 inch (465 mm)
Height 9 inch (230 mm)
Depth 17.3 inch (440 mm)
Printer
Printer Type Thermal Ink-jet
Output Type Color Printer
Format A4
Print Speed 22 ppm (black A4), 17 ppm (color A4)
Print Resolution 4800×1200 dpi
Input Feed Capacity 100 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) 46 s
Direct Print (PictBridge) Yes
Cartridge Capacity (Black) 219 pages
Cartridge Capacity (Color) 207 pages
LCD Screen
LCD No
SCANNER/COPIER
Scanner Type Flatbed/Sheetfed
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
Copier Resolution (Color) 1200×1200 dpi
Copying Speed 22 ppm (Black A4), 17 ppm (Color A4)
Maximum Number Of Copies 99
FAX
Fax Memory 50 pages
Fax Speed 33.6 kbit/s
Fax Resolution 200×273 dpi
Color Fax Yes
Features
Interfaces USB 2.0
OS Support Windows, Mac OS
Minimum System Requirements Intel Pentium II
Power Consumption Operational 16 W
Power Consumption Standby 1.8 W
Noise Level 41 dB

Canon PIXMA MX310 Driver & Software Installations

First Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MX310 Driver by Downloading the Application

There are many ways or method of installing the Canon PIXMA MX310. 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 MX310. 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 MX310.
  2. You do not need to connect the Canon MX310 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 MX310 and then install the driver after the download completes.
  4. When the download and installation finishes, you can start to connect your Canon MX310 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 MX310 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 MX310 is ready to use.

Second Method: Installing the Canon PIXMA MX310 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 MX310 and it can be downloaded for free.
  2. You also need the USB cable of Canon PIXMA MX310 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 MX310 are turned on.
  2. After that, you connect PIXMA MX310 to the PC using the provided cable.
  3. You should extract the software or driver of Canon MX310 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 MX310 is ready and you can start to use it.

Third Method: Installing the Driver of Canon PIXMA MX310 with the Provided CD (Automatic Wizard)

The third method of installing the Canon PIXMA MX310 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 MX310 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 MX310 driver.

  1. The first thing to do is to turn on the computer and the Canon PIXMA MX310.
  2. You do not need to plug in the USB cable of Canon MX310 because this will be needed later.
  3. Then, you need to insert the driver of PIXMA MX310 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 MX310 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 MX310 is detected by the application. When it is connected, you can continue the setup and instructions.
  6. When the processes have finished, your Canon MX310 will be ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MX310 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 MX310) 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 MX310 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 MX310 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 MX310 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MX310 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 MX310.

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 MX310.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MX310-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 MX310, 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 MX310 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)10.84.2.015 MBDownload
PIXMA MX310 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)10.84.2.014 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)3.1.08.5 MBDownload
Printer Driver for OSX (Mac OS X 10.2 / 10.3 / 10.4 / 10.56.9.36.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MX310 Scanner Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)13.9.2a6.8 MBDownload
Canon ScanGear for OSX (Mac OS X 10.2 / 10.3 / 10.4 / 10.5 / 10.613.9.17.1 MBDownload
Canon Inkjet Printer Driver Add-On Module (Windows 7 (32-bit) / Windows 7 (64-bit)230 MBDownload
PIXMA MX310 MP Driver (Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista/XP/2000)1.0127 MBDownload
PIXMA MX310 MP Driver (Windows 8.1 x64/8 x64/ 7 x64/Vista64)1.0128 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
My Image Garden - (OS X 10.11 /10.10 /10.9 /10.8 /10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
My Image Garden – (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.0293 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX - (OS X 10.11 /10.8 /10.10 /10.7 /10.9)4.6.0102 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows XP x64)1.6.015 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows XP x64)4.5.058 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)1.0.818 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX Opener (OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9)1.0.0a2.1 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)1.0845 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 Opener (OS X 10.6)1.0.0225 KBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6)1.0.718 MBDownload
Solution Menu (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000)1.4.31.7 MBDownload
My Printer (Windows 2000)2.9.52.7 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
PIXMA MX310 User Manual (Windows)1.1011 MBDownload
PIXMA MX310 User Manual (Mac)1.10a39 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MX310 Driver Free Download & Wireless Setup for Windows, MacOS and Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MX310 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.