Canon PIXMA MG2560 Driver Free Download and Manual

Tuesday, May 2nd 2017. | MG Series

Canon PIXMA MG2560 Driver Free Download and Manual for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS – Do not let questions attack your mind while searching for a perfect device to support your basic printing needs at home since Canon PIXMA MG2560 will give you a better result than another. The attractive aspect of this series comes from compact specification combined with high-end functional features which are really worth to try. Unlikely another brand, that force you to spend more money, this series offers affordability in the fully packaged device.

Once, the appearance of Canon PIXMA MG2560 has already collected numerous attention due to its classy all-white finish to increase the stylish appearance. The dimension is also smaller meaning you do not have to worry when there is no space left for your working space. Therefore, comes in handy appearance, the efficiency of this series while being used does not need to be doubted anymore.

The FINE cartridge technology also equipped into Canon PIXMA MG2560 supported with ink droplets in a min. 2pl so the print outputs will be better. Otherwise, even though speed is not the strength, this printer capable of faster printing around 8.0ipm for monochrome, while it takes 4.0ipm for color printing. In the end, make sure to download the additional software separately called My Image Garden where you can create such creative photo images and layout for your works.

Also, Recommended: Canon PIXMA MG2460 Software and Driver Download

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Canon PIXMA MG2560 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 – 10.8, and Mac OS 10.12(Sierra) or later
  • Mobile Operating Systems: Windows RT
  • Linux

Canon PIXMA MG2560 Specifications

Printer
Print Speed (up to)Black:ESAT: Approx. 8.0 ipm
Color:ESAT: Approx. 4.0 ipm
Number of NozzlesColor: 960 / Pigment Black: 320 / Total: 1,280
Picoliter Size (color)2 and 5
Print Resolution (Up to)Color:Up to 4800 x 600 dpi
Black:Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Ink CompatibilityPG-545 (Black)

CL-546 (Colour)

PG-545XL (Black)

CL-546XL (Colour)

Paper SizesA4, A5, and B5, 4″ x 6″, 5″ x 7″, Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelopes
Paper CompatibilityPlain: Plain Paper;
Glossy: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy;
Envelope: U.S. #10 Envelope;
Printer FeaturesAuto Photo Fix II, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Fun Filter Effects, My Image Garden, Photo Printing, Red-Eye Correction, Quiet Mode
Output Tray Capacity60 Sheets Plain Paper -OR- 20 Sheets of 4″x6″ Photo Paper
Copier
Copy Speed (up to)FCOT(Color): Approx. 31 seconds
Copy FeaturesStandard Copy, Multiple Copy: 1-21 Pages
Scanner
Scanner TypeFlatbed
Scanning ElementContact Image Sensor (CIS)
Max. ResolutionsOptical:600 x 1200 dpi
Interpolated:19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Scanner FeaturesAuto Scan Mode, Attach to E-Mail Scan, Push Scan
Color Depth48-bit Input / 24-bit Output
Max. Document Size8.5″ x 11.7″
General
Other FeaturesHybrid Ink System, 4-Color Cartridge System, CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM, Auto Power Off, Auto Power On, Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology, Rated EPEAT Silver, Quiet Mode
OS CompatibilityWindows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1, Windows Vista SP1, Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3 32-bit, Mac OS X v10.6.8 – 10.8
Mobile Operating Systems: Windows RT
Standard InterfaceHi-Speed USB
Dimension (W x D x H)16.8″ (W) x 12.1″ (D) x 5.8″ (H)
Weight7.6 lbs

Step 1: How to Setup or Install the Canon PIXMA MG2560 Driver

This step tell you about to install Canon PIXMA MG2560 without CD

What you required:

  1. You need to have a driver or software for Canon PIXMA MG2560, 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 MG 2560 printer for the setup file.
  4. The first step you need to turn on your computer and Canon MG2560 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 MG2560 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 MG2560 is ready to use for the printing.

Step 2: How to Setup or Install the Canon PIXMA MG2560 Driver Manually

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

What you required:

  1. You require for the software or Driver file of Canon PIXMA MG2560. You can download on the links we provided.
  2. You need the USB cable for PIXMA MG2560 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 MG2560 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 MG2560 printer is ready to use on your computer.

Step 3: How to Install or Setup Canon PIXMA MG2560 Printer with CD

What you required:

  1. You need a CD or DVD drive for install a driver on your computer.
  2. The driver or software CD Disk of Canon PIXMA MG2560 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 MG2560 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 of the printer until needed.
  4. If installation wizard needs to plug the USB Cable, connect the USB Cable of Canon PIXMA MG2560 to the computer.
  5. If the USB Cable of Canon PIXMA MG2560 is detected, follow the instruction 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 MG2560 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 Administration tab and select Printers.
  6. Select Add Printer.
  7. You need to enter username and password.
  8. Your printer (Canon MG2560) 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 MG2560 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 MG2560 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 on 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 MG2560 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, open it.
  5. Enter a password.
  6. Then locate the Canon PIXMA MG2560 printer driver your want to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

Canon PIXMA MG2560 Wireless Setup

  1. Press the Menu button on your Canon printer, then use the or button to select Settings, then press the OK button.
  2. Select Device Settings, then press the OK button.
  3. Select LAN settings, then press the OK button.
  4. Select Change wireless / wired, then press the OK button.
  5. Select Wireless LAN active, then press the OK button.
  6. Select Wireless LAN settings, then press the OK button.
  7. Select WPS configuration on the printer, then press the OK button.
  8. Select Push button method then presses the OK button.
  9. Press the OK button.
  10. When the access point is ready, press the OK button on the machine, then press the WPS button on the access point within two minutes.
  11. When the completion screen appears on the LCD of the device, press the OK button. The LAN settings screen returns.
  12. Important: A timeout error occurs if the setup is not completed within two minutes.
  13. Reference: The WPS button may be named differently depending on your access point. For details, refer to the manual of your access point.
  14. When this step is finished, that you can print and use your printer with wireless to print your office or home jobs.

Note:
This printer does not support for wireless printing, if you search for the printer that compatible with wireless printing you can also search for other series of Canon printer, like Canon PIXMA MG3060 or Canon MG3160, etc.

OPERATING SYSTEMVERSIONSIZEDOWNLOAD
PIXMA MG2560 series Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)1.1368.42 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.147.15 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series CUPS Printer Driver – (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.014 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series CUPS Printer Driver – (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.015.48 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series MP Drivers – (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0219.45 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series XPS Printer Driver – (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.717.65 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)41.45 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)41.35 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.21.23 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series ScanGear MP for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)2.21.20 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.24.40 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)47.42 MBDownload
ICA Driver – (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.40 MBDownload
ICA Driver – (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.32.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden – (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)3.2.0298.53 MBDownload
My Image Garden – (OS X 10.6)3.1.0297.83 MBDownload
My Image Garden – (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.0293.18 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility – (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.1.621.48 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility – (OS X 10.6)2.0.1220.23 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX – (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102.17 MBDownload
Quick Menu – (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.6.12.16 MBDownload
Quick Menu – (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.38 MBDownload
Quick Menu – (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)2.6.19.21 MBDownload
My Printer – (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.05.55 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX – (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.6.014.53 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX – (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.5.057.54 MBDownload
Setup Manual For MacCA.1.002.1 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.002.2 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For MacCA.1.001.3 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.5 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For MacCA.1.001.5 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.002.3 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For MacCA.1.002.1 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series User Manual (Mac)1.26.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series User Manual (Windows)1.29.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.15.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2560 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.18.1 MBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG2560 Setup, Sofware and Driver Download for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux

In this website, the owner of Canon Software Driver has listed you much more driver or software what you need to download for Canon MG2560 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 MG2560 Driver & Software Download

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