Canon PIXMA MG2460 Driver Download & User Manual

Wednesday, April 19th 2017. | PIXMA MG Printers

Like the similar series, Canon PIXMA MG2460 is a multifunction printer which allows you to print, copy, and scan the documents in a lot of orders. In addition, it is quite suitable with modern people’s preference. The design is compatible with the minimalist living space concept. Besides that, the good news is that PIXMA series are merely associated with quality photo print result. However, as you are about to make a decision to choose, you should know what some different points of this printer are.

Canon MG2460 is built in smart ways including the auto-off feature. In this case, the auto power system enables you to support the green movement. Technically it avoids people to waste the electrical consumption instead of productivity. In just a few minutes of stand-by mode, this printer will be automatically off.

In brief, the performance of Canon PIXMA MG 2460 is almost similar to the other Canon PIXMA MG series. It is possible for you to copy the document through a direct command on the print button. You do not need to control from your PC. Meanwhile, the scan feature is also interesting. It helps you to pick the image soft file in just 14 seconds. It is absolutely helpful for regular individual usage.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG2160 Drivers, Software and Manual Install

System RequirementsSPECIFICATIONHOW TO SETUPDOWNLOAD LINKS

Canon PIXMA MG2460 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) / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11/ Mac OS Sierra 10.12 ) / Linux.

Canon PIXMA MG2460 Specification

Print
Speed Colour Up to 4ipm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 8ipm Mono Print
Product Group Output A4
Printer Resolution 4800 x 600dpi Print
Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Copy
Copy Facility Present Yes
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) USB
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows, Mac & Linux Compatible
Media Handling
Paper Handling Input 1 60 Sheet Input Tray
Maximum Paper Weight Plain paper: 64 – 105gsm Canon photo paper: up to 275gsm
Barcodes & Labels
Barcode
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print/Scan/Copy
Technology Multifunction Inkjet Printer
Dimensions 426mm (W) x 306mm (D) x 145mm (H) Weight: 3.5kg
Product Type Inkjet Printer
In the Box
In The Box All-In-One printer – PIXMA MG2460, Starter ink Cartridges, Power cord, Setup CD-ROM, Manuals and other documents

How to Setup Canon PIXMA MG2460 Driver and Software

Method 1: Installing Canon PIXMA MG2460 Using Free Download Link

This method involves installation of Canon PIXMA MG2460 driver without a CD (through Automatic Wizard).

Things needed:

  1. A software file to set the driver up for Canon PIXMA MG2460. The software for this purpose is available for download on the link below.
  2. USB cable to connect the printer with a computer. The cable normally comes with the package.

The following are the steps in installing Canon PIXMA MG2460 using Setup File.

  1. For starter, obviously, you have to turn on both the PIXMA MG2460 and the computer on which you are about to install the driver.
  2. Do not plug the USB cable into either the computer or the PIXMA MG2460.
  3. On your computer, click on download link for the Canon MG2460 driver and download the setup file. Once done, follow every step as instructed to install the driver on the computer. Complete installation.
  4. At this point, you can connect the computer with the PIXMA MG2460. Automatic Wizard setup will detect the Canon PIXMA 2220 and if the connection is already built successfully, further instructions will pop up on your screen.
  5. Go through each and every pop up window displaying instructions for you to follow. Finish installation.
  6. Once installation successfully completes, Canon PIXMA MG2460 can be used.

Method 2: Installing Canon PIXMA MG2460 through Manual Installation

The feature of “Add a printer” found on Windows is urgently required. The option is built-in feature easily found on Windows.

Things needed:

  1. A software file to set the driver up for Canon PIXMA MG2460. The software for this purpose is available for download on the link below.
  2. USB cable to connect the printer with a computer. The cable normally comes with the package.

The following are the steps in installing Canon PIXMA MG2460 manually.

  1. First, all devices need to be turned on, both the Canon PIXMA MG2460 and the computer you intend on installing the driver on.
  2. Using a USB cable, connect your PIXMA MG2460 printer with the computer.
  3. Extract the setup file for Canon MG2460 from the location on which the files are stored following completion of download process. The file should be found on your computer’s TEMP folder.
  4. Next, for Windows 7 and Vista, go to Start. Find Control Panel. Click on Devices & Printers. For Windows XP, click on Fax & Printers.
  5. Select “Add a printer”.
  6. Input the location of extracted setup file.
  7. Setup Wizard will pop up displaying instructions that you need to follow closely.
  8. Finish installation and once it is all done, Canon PIXMA MG2460 is ready for use.

Method 3: Installing Canon PIXMA MG2460 using a Software Installation CD

Things needed:

  1. A CD/DVD drive on the computer.
  2. A CD containing Canon MG2150 driver setup file. The CD should come with the package.
  3. A USB cable to connect the computer with Canon PIXMA MG2460. The cable should come with the package.

The following are the steps in installing Canon MG2150 using a software installation CD.

  1. Turn on both your computer and Canon MG2150.
  2. Do not use the USB cable just yet at this point until otherwise specified.
  3. Put the installation CD into your computer’s CD/DVD drive. Let the drive read the CD and afterwards, setup wizard should appear. Follow every instruction offered correctly.
  4. Use the USB cable now to connect your computer with Canon PIXMA MG2460 the moment Setup Wizard requires you to do so.
  5. The computer will detect the Canon PIXMA MG2460 printer and further instructions should be available for you to follow.
  6. Complete installation and your printer should be ready for use.

Installation Canon PIXMA MG2460 driver 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.

Installation Canon PIXMA MG2460 driver on LINUX

Things needed:

  1. A device running on Linux
  2. An already installed CUPS (Common Unix Printer Service).

Steps:

  1. Turn on the device and start the CUPS.
  2. Access web-based interface on the device.
  3. Access both the browser and localhost: 631.
  4. Connect the printer with the computer.
  5. Access Administration and open Printers.
  6. Choose Add Printer.
  7. Input username and password.
  8. Locate Canon PIXMA MG2460 on the list of printer, select it and continue.
  9. The CUPS should detect and subsequently add the printer.
  10. A window of configuration shows up. Input values as needed.
  11. The printer is now ready for use.

Uninstallation of Canon PIXMA MG2460 Printer Driver

For Windows

  1. On the device’s keyboard, locate the Windows button.
  2. Go to Control Panel.
  3. Locate the tab of Uninstall a Program and select the tab.
  4. Find the driver that you want to uninstall.
  5. Select Uninstall.
  6. Wait until uninstallation completes.

For Mac

  1. Access Apple menu.
  2. Choose System Preferences.
  3. Choose Printers and Scanners.
  4. Select the printer driver that you want to uninstall.
  5. Select Remove.

For Linux

  1. Access Application.
  2. Choose System Settings.
  3. Choose Printers. A window should pop up.
  4. Find the button of Unlock, located on around upper right, choose it.
  5. Input password.
  6. Find the driver for Canon PIXMA MG2460 that you want to uninstall. Locate a minus sign below that driver’s name.
  7. Click the sign.

Setting Up Wireless Connection for PIXMA MG2460

(Note: If the printer is compatible with wireless)

WPS-based connection

Things needed:

  1. A WPS button needs to be present.
  2. Network in used needs to be based on either WPA or WPA2 security system.

Step 1

  1. Press the Home button on the printer.

Step 2

  1. Using navigation arrows, head on to WLAN Setup.
  2. Press the printer’s left function button.

The LED indicator for Wi-Fi should light up by now as wireless connection is enabled. The machine will scan for a WPS-supported network.

Step 3

  1. Press the WPS button and hold it for about 5 seconds and then release it.
  2. After 2 minutes, press the OK button.
  3. Once the connection is established, press OK and setup completes.

Follow with installing driver for PIXMA MG2460.

Contact manufacturer in connection cannot be established.

Standard Connection Method

Step 1

  1. Press Home button on the printer.

Step 2

  1. Using navigation button, head on to WLAN Setup.
  2. Press the printer’s left function button.

The LED indicator for Wi-Fi should light up by now as wireless connection is enabled. The machine will scan for a WPS-supported network.

Step 3

  1. Press the button of Stop/Reset.
  2. Choose Standard Setup, press OK button to begin the process of standard setup.

The machine scans for a WPS-supported network.

  1. Using navigational arrow, select access point (the name of the network you choose to use) and follow with pressing OK button.

You can press left function button to start over looking for a network if it didn’t show up the first time on the list.

  1. Input or edit password by pressing OK (the password is case sensitive)

You can use the virtual keyboard on the display to enter the password. Instruction as followed:

  1. All passwords are case sensitive. Center function button can be used to change between lower case, upper case, and numeric.
  2. Navigation arrows are useful in picking a character on the keyboard. Choose OK button to confirm selection and to move to another character.
  3. Repeat the above steps to complete inputting password.
  4. After password is complete, press left function button for completion.
  5. Confirm the password. OK button should be pressed to edit.
  6. Press left function button to complete the process. Press OK button.

Follow with installation of PIXMA MG2460.

Contact manufacturer in connection cannot be established.

PIXMA MG2460 Factory Default Settings

Step 1

  1. Press Home button on the printer.

Step 2

  1. Using navigation button, head on to Setup.
  2. Press the printer’s right function button.
  3. Using left navigation arrow, go to Device Settings.
  4. Press the OK button.

Step 3

  1. Using the up navigation arrow, go to LAN settings.
  2. Press the OK button.

Step 4

  1. Using the down navigation arrow, select Yes to reset the setting.
  2. Press the OK button.
  3. The Settings should now reset. You would be asked to wait while the system resets.
  4. Press the OK button to complete resetting WLAN.

Download link for Canon PIXMA MG2460 is available at canonupdatedriver.net that supplies easy-to-download, which can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon MG2460 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.147 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0219 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.7018 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
Canon MG2460 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7/Mac OS X 10.6)1.4368 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 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
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.4 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.015 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)4.007.4 MBDownload
ScanGear MP Linux (Source file)2.204.4 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)4.001.4 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 ScanGear MP for Linux (Debian Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)4.001.5 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
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.6)2.0.1220 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 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
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.1.621 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.002.2 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.002.3 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.7 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.39.1 MBDownload
Canon MG2460 (PDF) User Manual (Mac) 1.26.6 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
Canon MG2460 Getting Started GuideV22 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.20420 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)4.0079 KBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG2460 Driver Download & User Manual for Windows, MacOS, and Linux

Going to other websites to get the driver specific for Canon PIXMA MG2460 is simply unnecessary. You can get the driver and software from www.canonupdatedriver.net. The website offers links to download both driver and software special for Canon printer right from the authorized website. Just click on the download link provided below and get through all the instructions provided. You can also download the user manual to help with installing the driver and complete the process effortlessly.

Canon PIXMA MG2460 Driver & Software Download

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