Canon PIXMA MX531 Software and Driver Download

Sunday, December 3rd 2017. | MX Series

Canon PIXMA MX531 Software and Driver Download for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux – While buying the new printer for your home office, it will be better if you have known first about what you get from that printer well. Besides the advantage, the main thing you should consider in buying the new printer is about the OS compatibilities the printer itself. Let’s say you have pointed out Canon PIXMA MX531 as the options of your new printer which means you should know about the OS compatibilities well.

The OS compatibilities of the printer will decide whether you can use it well or not. As an example, if your PC doesn’t fulfill the OS requirements, it will make your Canon MX531 printer getting slower than the normal one as well as perhaps your PC will get the impact of slowing down the work too.

Thus, to ensure this kind of problems, you need to know about it well. The OS compatibilities which this Canon PIXMA MX531 requires are Mac OS X with versions 10.4 to 10.11 versions, Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, and also Windows 10, and Linux. Those are the OS you should have on your PC before you are going to buy this printer for your home printer as well to ensure both devices will not go slower.

Also, recommended: Canon PIXMA MX521 Software and Driver Download

COMPATIBILITYSPECIFICATIONSHOW TO SETUPDOWNLOAD LINKS

Canon PIXMA MX531 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 and macOS Sierra 10.12 or later
  • Linux

Canon PIXMA MX531 Specifications

Printer
Print Speed (up to)4″ x 6″ Borderless Photo: Approx. 46 seconds>
Print Speed (Approx)Black: ESAT: Approx. 9.7 ipm
Color: ESAT: Approx. 5.5 ipm
Number of NozzlesBlack: 1,152
Color: 640
Total: 1,792
Picoliter Size (color)2 and 5
Print Resolution (Up to)Color: Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
Black: Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Ink CompatibilityPG-140XXL Black Ink Cartridge
PG-140XL Black Ink Cartridge
PG-140 Black Ink Cartridge
CL-140XL Color Ink Cartridge
CL-141 Color Ink Cartridge
Paper Sizes4″ x 6″, 5″ x 7″, 8″ x 10″, A4, Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelopes
Automatic Sheet Feeder100 Sheets
ADF:30 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
Printer FeaturesAuto Document Feeder, AirPrint, Auto Duplex Print, Borderless Printing, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Fun Filter Effects, Google Cloud Print, My Image Garden, Photo Printing, PIXMA Printing Solutions, Wireless Printing
Copier
Copy Speed (up to)ESAT: Color: 4.7 ipm
Reduction / Enlargement25% to 400%
Copy FeaturesAuto Document Feeder (ADF), AE (Auto Exposure) Copy, Borderless, Fit-to-Page, Preset Copy Ratios, Frame Erase Copy, Zoom
Scanner
Scanning ElementContact Image Sensor (CIS)
Max. ResolutionsOptical: 1200 x 2400 dpi
Interpolated: 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
ADF: 600 x 600 dpi (Optical)
Scanner FeaturesAuto Scan Mode, Network Scan, Push Scan, Scan to Memory (USB)
Color Depth48-bit internal/24-bit external
Max. Document SizeFlatbed: 8×5″ x 11.7″
ADF: 8.5″ x 14″
Fax
Modem Speed33.6 Kbps (Super G3 color FAX)
Transmission Speed (approx.)Black: Approx. 3 sec per page
Color: Approx. 1 min per page
Memory CapacityApprox. 50 Pages
Group Dialing19
Fax FeaturesAnswering Machine Connectivity, Caller Rejection, Check RX Fax Info., Fax Reception Reject, Fax Number Re-Entry, Memory Transmission, Redial, Remote Reception
Other Features2-Line LCD, Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology, Fully Integrated Auto Document Feeder (ADF), PIXMA Cloud Link, Wireless Printing
General
OS CompatibilityComputer Operating Systems: 
Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7,
Windows 7 SP1, Window Vista SP1, Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3 32-bit
Mac OS X v10.6.8- v10.919

Mobile Operating Systems:
iOS, Android, Windows RT

Standard InterfaceWireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)
Hi-Speed USB
USB Flash Memory
Bluetooth v2.0 (Optional)
Dimension (W x D x H)18.1″ (W) x 15.2″ (D) x 7.9″ (H)
Weight18.7 lbs

 

Step 1: How to Setup or Install the Canon PIXMA MX531 Driver

This step tells you about to install Canon PIXMA MX531 without CD

What you required:

  1. You need to have a driver or software for Canon PIXMA MX531, 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 MX 531 printer for the setup file.
  4. The first step you need to turn on your computer and Canon MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531 is ready to use for the printing.

Step 2: How to Setup or Install the Canon PIXMA MX531 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 MX531. You can download a driver on the links we provided.
  2. You need the USB cable for PIXMA MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531 to the computer.
  5. If the USB Cable of Canon PIXMA MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531) 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 MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531, 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
PIXMA MX531 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/Mac OS X 10.6)1.29.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 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
PIXMA MX531 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0124 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.7518 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 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
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 (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 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-WebPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.6.015 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)2.6.19.2 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.6.04.8 MBDownload
ICA Driver For Mac (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.1 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.32 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.1.621 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.15.6 MBDownload
Speed Dial Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)1.6.0879 KBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.6)2.0.1220 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.302.5 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)4.107.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)4.101.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.301.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)4.101.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.210 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.214 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.30471 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)4.1078 KBDownload
PIXMA MX531 Getting Started GuideV12.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MX531 Getting Started GuideV12.7 MBDownload
Setting Up the FAXV12.1 MBDownload

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Canon PIXMA MX531 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 MX531 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 MX531 Driver & Software Download

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