Canon PIXMA MG2950 Driver Support & Setup Download

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Canon PIXMA MG2950 Driver Support & Setup Download For Windows, MacOS and Linux – Canon PIXMA MG2950 is leading in some aspects. In this case, this printer is your best bet in dealing with the abundant documents. Here it is possible for you finishing the documents quickly. In addition, MG2950 is quite accessible. You can print out your document via a wireless connection. Thus, you can print from your hand devices such as notebook, tablet or smartphones. However, there are some disadvantages which you need to know as well. It is beneficial to find the disadvantages which are frequently difficult to find.

Therefore, you need to look up some reviews regarding with the disappointment. In fact, Canon MG2950 lacks in some points. Firstly it works noisily and does not result in the borderless layout. In addition, you are not able to print your picture in A4 size. For those who like printing photos, you need to consider twice before purchasing the printer.

Now you have already known about the advantages and the disadvantages of Canon PIXMA MG 2950. It is all up to you whether you pick it or not. However, as you are someone dealing with photo printing, you need to consider another firstly. Meanwhile, as you feel amazed with the printing speed, PIXMA MG2950 seems to be your proper choice.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG2250 Printer Driver Download and User Manual

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTSSPECIFICATIONHOW TO SETUPDOWNLOAD LINKS

Canon PIXMA MG2950 Operating System Compatibility

Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 10 / Windows 10 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / macOS Sierra v10.12 / Mac OS X v10.11 / Mac OS X v10.10 /Mac OS X v10.9 / Mac OS X v10.8 / Mac OS X v10.7 / Mac OS X v10.6 / Linux.

Canon PIXMA MG2950 Specification

Functions Wi-Fi, Print, Copy, Scan, Cloud
PRINTER SPECIFICATIONS
Print Resolution Up to 4800 x 600 dpi
Print Technology 2 FINE Cartridges (Black and Colour)
Inkjet system with 2pl (min.) ink droplet size
Mono Print Speed Approx. 8.0 ipm
Colour Print Speed Approx. 4.0 ipm
Borderless Printing Not available
Two Sided Printing Manual operation
CARTRIDES AND YIELDS
Standard Ink Cartridges PG-445 (Black)
CL-446 (Colour)
Optional XL Ink Cartridges PG-445XL (Black)
CL-446XL (Colour)
Cartridge Yield (Plain paper) A4 colour documents printing
Black: 180 pages
Black XL: 400 pages
Colour: 180 pages
Colour XL: 300 pages
PAPER SUPPORT
Paper Types Plain Paper
Envelopes
Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201)
Photo Paper Glossy “Everyday Use” (GP-501)
Maximum Paper Input Rear tray: Max. 60 sheets (pain paper)
Paper Sizes A4, A5, B5, 10x15cm, 13x18cm, Envelopes (DL, COM10), Letter, Legal
Paper Weight Plain paper: 64 – 105 g/m²
Canon photo paper: up to 275 g/m²
SCANNER SPECIFICATIONS
Scanner Type CIS flatbed photo and document scanner
Scanner Resolution (Optical) 600 x 1200 dpi
A4 Scan Speed Approx. 14 sec
Scanning Depth (Input / Output) Colour: 48 bit / 24 bit
Greyscale: 16 bit / 8 bit
Maximum Document Size 216 x 297 mm
COPIER SPECIFICATIONS
Copy Speed sFCOT: Approx. 31 sec
sESAT: Approx. 1.6 ipm
Multiple Copy 21 copies (max.)
Copy Functions Document copying (plain paper)
Document Size Max. copy area of approx. 203 x 277mm
(A4 with a 17mm bottom print margin)
INTERFACE
Interface Type – PC / Mac Hi-Speed USB (B Port)
Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP, Administration password
Interface Type – Other PIXMA Cloud Link
PIXMA Printing Solutions app
Canon Print Service Plugin (Android)
Google Cloud Print
Access point mode
PictBridge (WLAN)
SOFTWARE
Supported Operating Systems Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista SP1 & SP2 / XP SP3 32-bit
Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later
Supported Mobile Systems iOS
Android
Windows RT
Minimum System Requirements Windows: 3GB disk space, Internet Explorer 8
Mac: Internet connection, 1.5GB disk space, Safari 5
Display: 1024 x 768 XGA
Software Included MP Driver including Scanning Utility
My Image Garden with Full HD Movie Print
Quick Menu
Easy-WebPrint EX (download)
PHYSICAL FEATURES
Weight Approx. 3.5 kg
Dimensions (W x D x H) 426 x 306 x 145mm
Acoustic Noise Levels Approx. 46.5 dB
Recommended Operating Environment Temperature: 15-30°C
Humidity: 10-80%RH (no dew condensation)
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 1.6 W (scanning lamp off)
Off: Approx. 0.3 W
Copying: Approx. 11 W
Print Resolution Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
Mono Print Speed A4 document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.
Colour Print Speed A4 document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.
Cartridge Yield (Plain paper) Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711 standard. Values obtained by continuous printing.
Scanner Resolution (Optical) Optical resolution is a measure of maximum hardware sampling resolution based on ISO 14473 standard. When scanning in high resolution, the maximum scan size is restricted.
A4 Scan Speed Colour document scan speed is measured with ISO/IEC 24735 Annex C Test Chart A. Scan speed indicates the time measured between pressing the scan button of the scanner driver and the on-screen status display turns off.
Copy Speed Colour document copy speed is measured based on average of sFCOT and sESAT in Performance Test of ISO/IEC 29183 standard.
Software Included Full HD Movie Print is available for MOV and MP4 movie files created by select Canon digital cameras and camcorders. Requires installation of software bundled with Canon video or digital camera, from which the movie was captured. MOV files require: ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser (version 6.5 or later), MP4 les require: ImageBrowser EX (version 1.0 or later).
Easy-WebPrint EX requires Internet Explorer 8 or later
Acoustic Noise Levels When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings.
Power Consumption When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.

How to Setup Canon PIXMA MG2950 Driver and Software

Method 1: Installing Canon PIXMA MG2950 Using Free Download Link

This method involves installation of Canon PIXMA MG2950 driver without a CD (through Automatic Wizard).

Things needed:

  1. A software file to set the driver up for Canon PIXMA MG2950. 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 MG2950 using Setup File.

  1. For starter, obviously, you have to turn on both the PIXMA MG2950 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 MG2950.
  3. On your computer, click on download link for the Canon MG2950 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 MG2950. 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 MG2950 can be used.

Method 2: Installing Canon PIXMA MG2950 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 MG2950. 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 MG2950 manually.

  1. First, all devices need to be turned on, both the Canon PIXMA MG2950 and the computer you intend on installing the driver on.
  2. Using a USB cable, connect your PIXMA MG2950 printer with the computer.
  3. Extract the setup file for Canon MG2950 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 MG2950 is ready for use.

Method 3: Installing Canon PIXMA MG2950 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 MG2950. 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 MG2950 the moment Setup Wizard requires you to do so.
  5. The computer will detect the Canon PIXMA MG2950 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 MG2950 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 MG2950 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 MG2950 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 MG2950 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 MG2950 that you want to uninstall. Locate a minus sign below that driver’s name.
  7. Click the sign.

Setting Up Wireless Connection for PIXMA MG2950

(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 MG2950.

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 MG2950.

Contact manufacturer in connection cannot be established.

PIXMA MG2950 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 MG2950 is available at canonupdatedriver.net that supplies easy-to-download, which can be found below.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
Canon MG2950 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.150 MBDownload
Canon MG2950 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0131 MBDownload
Canon MG2950 XPS Printer (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.818 MBDownload
Canon MG2950 Full Driver & Software Package For (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/Mac OS X 10.6)1.412 MBDownload
Canon MG2950 CUPS Printer (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.014 MBDownload
Canon MG2950 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.6)11.7.1.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.32.5 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.6)3.3.43.7 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3213 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)3204 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)5474 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)5262 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)5376 KBDownload
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
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.6)2.0.1220 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)2.5.02.4 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
Canon IJ Network Tool (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.15.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
Canon MG2950 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.17.4 MBDownload
Canon MG2950 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.111 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 MG2950 Getting Started Guide (software installation part)V33.5 MBDownload
Canon MG2950 / E460 series Getting Started Guide (device setup part)V11.3 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)3.0085 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)5.0072 KBDownload

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Canon PIXMA MG2950 Driver Support & Setup Download for Windows, MacOS, and Linux

Going to other websites to get the driver specific for Canon PIXMA MG2950 is simply unnecessary. You can get the driver and software from Canon Printer Drivers. 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 MG2950 Driver & Software Download

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