Canon PIXMA iX6840 Manual and Driver Download

Saturday, October 20th 2018. | iX Series

Canon PIXMA iX6840 Manual and Driver Download for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux – If you need something to convince you to buy the Canon PIXMA iX6840, this article will know you if the PIXMA iX6840 is worth to buy or not. We would like to review some highlights of this printer to you. So, you can know it is best for you or not.

This PIXMA iX6840 is what you are looking for with printing features inside the device. First, My Image Garden software will help you manage, create, and edit your photos with filters before you printing. 9600 x 2400 dpi as the maximum print resolution is added to give you high-quality print quality. Besides, FINE technology and Chromalife100+ generates crips and professional print quality and lasts for 300 years printed in Canon photo paper. The Canon PIXMA iX6840 also offers you with rapid print speed up to 10 images per minute for color and 14 images for black.

You also enable to print documents and photos in A4 and A3. For the connectivity, Canon equips the Canon PIXMA iX6840 with wireless connectivity in order to keep you productive. Using Canon PRINT lets you Wirelessly print through your devices. There is also Easy-Web Print EX for direct printing your desired web page on your screen.

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Canon PIXMA iX6840 Operating Systems Compatibility:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8, Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1
  • Windows Vista SP1, Vista SP2
  • Windows XP SP3 32-bit
  • Mac OS X v10.6.8 – v10.9 – macOS v10.12 (Sierra), and macOS v10.13 (High Sierra) or later
  • Linux

Canon PIXMA iX6840 Specifications

Printer TypeInkjet Printer
FeaturesAirPrint, Auto Power On, Auto Power Off, Borderless Printing, Document Printing, Photo Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Google Cloud Print, My Image Garden, PIXMA Printing Solutions, Solution Templates, Wireless Printing, 5 Individual Ink Tanks, XL Ink Tank Support, CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM, Quiet Mode
Print Speed (up to)4″ x 6″ Borderless Photo: Approx. 36 seconds
Black:ESAT: Approx. 14.5 ipm
Color:ESAT: Approx. 10.4 ipm
Number of NozzlesColor: 4,096

Black: 1,024
Total: 5,120

Print Resolution (Up to)Color:Up to 9600 x 2400 dpi
Black:Up to 600 x 600 dpi
OS CompatibilityWindows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7,
Windows 7 SP1, Windows Vista SP1, Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3 32-bit
Mac OS X v10.6.8 – v10.9
Standard InterfacesWireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)
Ethernet
Hi-Speed USB
Ink CompatibilityPGI-455 XXL Pigment Black
PGI-450 XL Pigment Black
CLI-451 XL Cyan
CLI-451 XL Magenta
CLI-451 XL Yellow
CLI-451 XL Black
PGI-450 Pigment Black
CLI-451 Cyan
CLI-451 Magenta
CLI-451 Yellow
CLI-451 Black
Ink Droplet Size1,2 and 5
Paper Sizes4″ x 6″, 5″ x 7″, 8″ x 10″, Letter, Legal, 11″ x 17″, 13″ x 19″, U.S. #10 Envelopes
Automatic Sheet FeederAuto Sheet Feeder 150 sheets
Paper CompatibilityPlain: Plain Paper, High Resolution Paper;
Super High Gloss: Photo Paper Pro Platinum;
Glossy: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy;
Matte: Matte Photo Paper;
Envelope: U.S. #10 Envelope
Physical Dimensions23.0″(W) x 12.3″(D) x 6.3″(H)
Weight17.9 lbs.

Step 1: How to Setup or Install the Canon PIXMA iX6840 Driver

This step tells you about to install Canon PIXMA iX6840 without CD

What you required:

  1. You need to have a driver or software for Canon PIXMA iX6840, for the file of a driver, you can download on the link below.
  2. You need the USB cable to connect the printer to your computer.
  3. Next step, you can follow this instruction below to install Canon PIXMA iX6840 printers for the setup file.
  4. The first step you need to turn on your computer and Canon iX6840 printer.
  5. In this step trying to do not connect a USB cable before it is suggested.
  6. Next, you can download, the driver of Canon PIXMA iX6840 and don’t forget to install it on your computer by following our instruction.
  7. You can connect the USB cable when the installation of the driver already finished.
  8. Follow the instructions to complete the installation process.
  9. When all step is finished, the Canon PIXMA iX6840 is ready to use for the printing.

Step 2: How to Setup or Install the Canon PIXMA iX6840 Driver Manually

For this step, you need to add the printer from the Windows feature.

  1. You require the software or Driver file of Canon PIXMA iX6840. You can download a driver on the links we provided.
  2. You need the USB cable for PIXMA iX6840 printer.

This step how to install the driver:

  1. First, you need to turn on all of your devices.
  2. Connect the USB cable from your Canon PIXMA iX6840 printer to the computer.
  3. Extract the file of driver or software that you have downloaded.
  4. Open “Control Panel”, then click on “View devices and printers”(Windows 7, 8, 10, and Vista). For Windows XP, you can open “Fax & Printers”.
  5. Choose your printer and click “Add a Printer”.
  6. If it has been ready for the driver location, choose the path where you need to extract the setup file.
  7. Follow all of the instructions to finish the installation.
  8. When all step is finished, the Canon PIXMA iX6840 printer is ready to use on your computer.

What you required:

  1. You need a CD or DVD drive to install a driver on your computer.
  2. The driver or software CD Disk of Canon PIXMA iX6840 that have included in the box of your printer.
  3. The USB Cable for connecting your printer to the computer.

Follow this instruction for installation process with CD Drive.

  1. The first step, turn on your computer and Canon PIXMA iX6840 printer.
  2. Insert CD disk to CD or DVD drive on your computer, and follow the instruction from CD.
  3. Do not connect the USB cable to the printer until needed.
  4. If installation wizard needs to plug the USB Cable, connect the USB Cable of Canon PIXMA iX6840 to the computer.
  5. If the USB Cable of Canon PIXMA iX6840 is detected, follow the instructions for the next process of the installation.
  6. When all steps are done, you will get a notification the printer is ready to use.

How To Install Canon PIXMA iX6840 Printer Driver On Linux:

Requirements:

  1. A Linux-run device
  2. A Common Unix Printer Service (CUPS) installed on the device.

Instructions:

  1. Turn on your computer and run the CUPS.
  2. Go to the web-based interface.
  3. Open a browser and navigate to localhost: 631.
  4. Connect the printer.
  5. On the browser, go to the Administration tab and select Printers.
  6. Select Add Printer.
  7. You need to enter username and password.
  8. Your printer (Canon iX6840) 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 on your computer.

How To Install Driver of Canon PIXMA iX6840 on Mac OS:

  1. You need the file of the driver for your printer. When you have already completed the downloading process, it will be saved in the certain folder.
  2. You need to double-click on the downloaded driver file and mount it on the Disk Image.
  3. You need to double-click again on the mounted Disk Image.
  4. For the last step, double-click on the driver file. Do not worry, the installation will be started automatically.

How to Uninstall Canon PIXMA iX6840 Printer Driver:

For Windows:

  1. Click on Windows button on your computer keyboard.
  2. Open “Control Panel”.
  3. Chooses for “Uninstall a Program”
  4. Search for the name of the printer driver you want to uninstall.
  5. Click the Uninstall button.
  6. Wait until the process is completed.

For Mac:

  1. Open Apple Menu.
  2. Click System Preferences.
  3. Select Printers and Scanners.
  4. Choose a printer driver that you want to uninstall. (Select Canon iX6840 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 the Unlock button on the upper right section, open it.
  5. Enter a password.
  6. Then locate the Canon PIXMA iX6840 printer driver you want to uninstall. Find a minus sign on it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

To download a driver or software for Canon PIXMA iX6840, just click on the links that we have provided in this table below. If find any broken link or some problem with this printer please let us know, we will fix it as soon as possible.

OPERATING SYSTEMVERSIONSIZEDOWNLOAD
iX6840 Full Driver & Software Package (Mac)1.512 MBDownload
iX6840 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.149 MBDownload
iX6840 CUPS Printer Driver Ver.16.20.0.0 (Mac)16.20.0.016 MBDownload
iX6840 CUPS Printer Driver Ver. 11.7.1.0 (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.0a17 MBDownload
iX6840 Printer Driver Ver. 1.00 (Windows XP)1.0016 MBDownload
iX6840 XPS Printer Driver Ver. 5.75 (Windows)5.7519 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver Ver. 4.10 for Linux (Source file)4.107.3 MBDownload
iX6840 IJ Printer Driver Ver. 4.10 for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)4.101.7 MBDownload
iX6840 IJ Printer Driver Ver. 4.10 for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)4.101.6 MBDownload
iX6840 Printer Driver Ver. 1.01 (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)1.0116 MBDownload
iX6840 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.26.4 MBDownload
iX6840 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.24.8 MBDownload

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Canon PIXMA iX6840 Software and Driver Download for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux

In this website, the owner of canonsoftwaredriver.com has listed you much more driver, software, and user manual what you need to download for Canon iX6840 printer. You don’t have to go to the official Canon site, simple way to download it, just click on the link that we have provided, and don’t forget to follow the manual instruction or you can download a user manual for your printer on this link below.

Canon PIXMA iX6840 Driver & Software Download

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