Canon PIXMA MG2250 Printer Driver and Manual Instructions

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What should you do if you want to clean you Canon MG2250 printer? Firstly, you don’t need to turn it off. When you want to clean it, your printer needs to be in on condition. Then you need to find the printer menu on your computer and choose the cleaning option at the maintenance tab. After you choose the cleaning option, you need to wait for a print head cleaning box and choose the initial check items option. Then you chose the execute cleaning and wait until it finishes. The nozzle check box will appear and that mean you are finished.

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System RequirementsSPECIFICATIONHOW TO SETUPDOWNLOAD LINKS

Canon PIXMA MG2250 Operating System Compatibility

Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / Windows XP (x64) / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11/ Mac OS Sierra 10.12 ) / Linux.

Canon PIXMA MG2250 Specification

Printer
Print Speed (up to)4″ x 6″ Borderless Photo: Approx. 44 seconds
Black: ESAT (Black) Approx. 8.4 ipm
Colour: ESAT (Colour) Approx. 4.8 ipm
Number of NozzlesColour: 1152 / Black: 640 / Total: 1792
Picoliter Size (color)2 and 5
Print Resolution (Up to)Colour: Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
Black: Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Paper Sizes4″ x 6″, 5″ x 7″, 8″ x 10,” Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelopes
Paper CompatibilityPlain: Plain Paper, Canon High-Resolution Paper;

Super High Gloss: Photo Paper Pro Platinum;

Glossy: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy;

Semi-Gloss: Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss, Photo Paper Pro Luster;

Matte: Matte Photo Paper;

Envelope: U.S.# 10 Envelope

Printer FeaturesAuto Photo Fix II, Borderless Printing, Calendar Print, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Fun Filter Effects, My Image Garden, Photo Printing, Quiet Mode
Output Tray CapacityAuto Sheet Feeder: 100 Sheets
Copier
Copy Speed (up to)FCOT(Colour) Approx. 30 seconds
Copy FeaturesBorderless Copy, Fit-to-Page, Multiple Copy: 1-9, 20 Pages
Scanner
Scanner TypeFlatbed
Scanning ElementContact Image Sensor (CIS)
Max. ResolutionsOptical: 1200 x 2400 dpi
Interpolated: 19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Scanner FeaturesAuto Scan Mode, Push Scan
Colour Depth48-bit internal/24-bit external
Max. Document Size8.5″ x 11.7″
General
Other Features7-Segment LED Display, FINE Cartridge Hybrid Ink System, CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM, Dual Colour Gamut Processing Technology, Quiet Mode, FastFront, Quick Start
Standard InterfaceHi-Speed USB
Software IncludedSetup Software & User’s Guide CD-ROM
PIXMA MG2220 Printer Driver
Easy-WebPrint EX
My Image Garden
Quick Menu
Dimension (W x D x H)17.7″W x 12.0″D x 6.0″H
Weight11.7 lbs

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG2250 Driver and Software

Method 1: Canon PIXMA MG2250 Driver Using Free Downloaded Driver

For this purpose, you are going to install driver for Canon MG2140 without an installation CD.

Requirements:

  1. Driver setup file for Canon PIXMA MG2250, downloaded from the link below.
  2. A USB cable to connect the printer with the computer, which can be found coming with the package.

Guidelines of Canon PIXMA MG2250 driver installation using downloaded Setup file.

  1. Turn on both the Canon PIXMA MG2250 and your computer.
  2. Do not connect the printer with the computer just yet. Wait for the instruction that states you can plug in the cable.
  3. Download the file for driver setup. Once downloading is complete, install it on your computer. Follow given instructions to progress installation process
  4. Installation should be complete now and you can connect Canon PIXMA MG2250 with the computer using the provided USB cable. The computer detects the printer. Once it is detected, the computer will then display more instructions.
  5. Follow given instructions completely steps by steps. Finish installation.
  6. The Canon PIXMA MG2250 printer can now be used.

Method 2: Canon PIXMA MG2250 Driver Manual Installation

If you want to use this method, you will have to access the “Add a printer” feature of your computer’s Windows.

Requirements:

  1. Driver setup file for Canon PIXMA MG2250, downloaded from the link below.
  2. A USB cable to connect the printer with the computer, which can be found coming with the package.

Guidelines of Canon PIXMA MG2250 driver with manual installation:

  1. Turn on both the Canon PIXMA MG2250 and your computer.
  2. Connect your computer with Canon PIXMA MG2250 using a USB cable.
  3. Extract the Canon MG2140 setup file you’ve just downloaded to a location you specify. The file can be found usually in your computer’s TEMP folder.
  4. Go through this path if you are using Windows 7 or Windows Vista: Start àControl Panel à View Devices & Printer. If you are using Windows XP, go to Fax & Printers.
  5. Select Add a printer.
  6. A window will pop up on your screen and you need to input the location of the setup file you extracted before.
  7. Go through all instructions provided in order to complete installation.
  8. Once it is complete, the PIXMA MG2250 printer can then be used.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MG2250 Driver Installation Using Installation CD

Requirements:

  1. A computer fitted with a CD/DVD drive.
  2. Installation CD containing setup file, which can be found within the package.
  3. A USB cable to connect the printer with your computer, which can be found within the package.

Guidelines of Canon PIXMA MG2250 driver using installation CD:

  1. Turn on both the Canon PIXMA MG2250 and your computer.
  2. Avoid plugging the USB cable into either the computer or the printer until otherwise instructed
  3. Insert into the computer’s CD/DVD drive the installation CD. A setup wizard will show up. Follow all the instructions given on the screen to commence installation.
  4. Now is the time to plug in the USB cable to both the Canon PIXMA MG2250 and the computer but make sure that the setup wizard has clearly instructed you to do so.
  5. Wait until connection is detected and established. More instructions are given for you to follow correctly.
  6. Once installation is complete, the printer should be ready to use now.

How to Setup Canon PIXMA MG2250 Printer Driver and Software on MacOS

  1. 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.
  2. Second, you need to double click the downloaded driver file and mount it on the Disk Image.
  3. The third step is that you need to double click again the mounted Disk Image.
  4. At last, double clicking the packaged driver file. Do not worry, the installation is about to be started automatically.

How to Setup Canon PIXMA MG2250 Printer Driver and Software for Linux

Things required:

  1. Linux-operated devices or computers.
  2. The device should be installed with a program called CUPS (Common Unix Printer Service).

Instructions:

  1. Activate the computer and access the CUPS program.
  2. Open the computer’s web-based interface.
  3. Open a browser to access localhost: 631.
  4. Using the USB cable, connect the printer with the computer.
  5. On the browser, locate Administration tab, select the tab, and select Printers.
  6. Choose Add Printer.
  7. Input your username and password.
  8. Your Canon PIXMA MG2250 should be on the given list. Choose that printer and select Continue.
  9. The CUPS program detects and adds the printer automatically.
  10. A window pops up for you to configure the settings, input the needed values.
  11. The printer is now available for use.

Method of Uninstalling Canon PIXMA MG2250 Printer Driver

For Windows:

  1. Find your computer’s Windows button on the keyboard.
  2. Select the Control Panel tab.
  3. Find the tab for Uninstall a Program and choose it.
  4. Locate your printer driver’s name on the list displayed
  5. Choose the button of Uninstall.
  6. Wait for the process to complete.

For Mac:

  1. Access the Apple menu.
  2. Open System Preferences.
  3. Open Printers and Scanners.
  4. Locate your printer driver’s name on the list displayed.
  5. Choose Remove.

For Linux:

  1. Open Application.
  2. Open System Settings.
  3. Open Printers. A window for Printer shows up.
  4. Find the button of Unlock. It should be around the upper right part of the window. Select it.
  5. Input your password.
  6. Find your Canon PIXMA MG2250 name on the list and find a minus sign near it.
  7. Click on that sign.

Setting Up Wireless Connection on Canon PIXMA MG2250

(Note: If the printer is compatible with wireless)

Things required:

  1. Physical button of WPS should be located.
  2. WPA- or WPA2-ssecured network.

Step 1

  1. Home button on the printer should be pressed.

Step 2

  1. Select WLAN Setup icon by using navigation arrows.
  2. Left function button should be pressed.

LED light indictor should turn on at this point upon enabling wireless connection. The engine scans for network that uses WPS.

Step 3

  1. The WPS button should be pressed and held for 5 seconds. Release it.
  2. OK button should be pressed after 2 minutes.
  3. Upon connection being established, OK button should be pressed. Setup completes.

Driver for Canon PIXMA MG2250 should be installed.

In case connection keeps on failing, contact manufacturer.

Method of Standard Connection

Step 1

  1. Home button on the printer should be pressed.

Step 2

  1. Select WLAN Setup icon by using navigation arrows.
  2. Left function button should be pressed.

LED light indictor should turn on at this point upon enabling wireless connection. The engine scans for network that uses WPS.

Step 3

  1. Stop/Reset button should be pressed.
  2. Go to Standard setup followed by pressing OK button. Standard setup process commences.

The engine scans for available network.

  1. Select an access point using navigation arrows. Select OK.

Left function button could be pressed again to start over searching for a network that you use on the list.

  1. Press OK button to start inputting your password. Instruction to do this is as followed:
  2. As password is case sensitive, you can press on center function button to change modes from upper case, lower case, and numeric.
  3. Navigation arrows can be used to select a character displayed on the virtual keyboard. OK button should be pressed to confirm selection as well as to move to another character to choose from.
  4. Do steps a and b to complete a password.
  5. Upon completing inputting a password, left function button should be pressed to complete entering password.
  6. Confirm the password you input. OK button needs be pressed to edit if necessary.
  7. Left function button should be pressed to complete setup, followed by pressing OK button.

Driver for Canon PIXMA MG2250 should be installed.

In case connection keeps on failing, contact manufacturer.

Factory Default Settings for PIXMA MG2250

Step 1

  1. Home button on the printer should be pressed.

Step 2

  1. Select Setup icon by using navigation arrows.
  2. Right function button should be pressed.

Step 3

  1. Select Device Settings using left navigation arrow.
  2. OK button should be pressed.

Step 4

  1. LAN settings should be accessed using the up navigation arrow.
  2. OK button should be pressed.
  3. Select Yes to reset settings using the down navigation arrow.
  4. OK button should be pressed.
  5. The WLAN Settings then reset. A message will be displayed suggesting you need to wait for a moment.
  6. Complete WLAN reset by pressing OK button

canonupdatedriver.com is where you can find some links to download driver software for Canon PIXMA MG2250 straight from Canon’s own website. The driver is easy to download and the link can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0126 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.60a25 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.02.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)11.7.1.015 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)19.0.0b25 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.001.3 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.003.9 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.808.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)3.803 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.803.1 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 (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)3.3.0293 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
Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000/me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.5)1.0.0289 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.5)2.0.15.8 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
Quick Menu – (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden – (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series User Manual (Windows)1.0019 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series User Manual (Mac)1.0142 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series User Manual (OS X 10.5)1.0042 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.7617 KBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.7627 KBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.52.8 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.52.8 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2250 / MG2200 series Getting Started GuideV12.9 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.00395 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)3.8087 KBDownload

Software and Driver Printer Canon PIXMA MG2250 for Windows, MacOS & Linux Available for Free Download

It is completely unnecessary for you to go to other websites just to look for a driver for your Canon PIXMA MG2250 printer. You can get the software from the free download link provided by www.canonupdatedriver.com. The software is from Canon official website. Simply hit the download button and you will be presented with instructions on how to download the driver setup file. There is also user manual to download so you can install the driver rather smoothly.

Canon PIXMA MG2250 Driver & Software Download