Canon PIXMA MX490 Driver for Windows & Mac

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Canon PIXMA MX490 Driver for Windows, Mac & Linux

Canon PIXMA MX490 Driver – On this page, you can find drivers, software, manual, and wireless settings that are suitable for your Canon product or without driver software along with an explanation of product compatibility with each operating system. Click on the individual topics below to get detailed information.

Canon PIXMA MX490 Printer

Operating System Compatibility

  • Windows 11/ Windows 10/ Windows 7/ Windows 8/ Windows 8.1/ Windows Vista/ Windows XP
  • macOS 12/ macOS 11/ macOS 10.15/ macOS 10.14/ macOS 10.13/ macOS 10.12 / Mac OS X 10.11/ Mac OS X 10.10/ Mac OS X 10.9/ Mac OS X 10.8/ Mac OS X 10.7
  • iOS/ Android/ Windows RT
  • Linux

Applicable Models

PIXMA MX491 PIXMA MX492 PIXMA MX494 PIXMA MX495
PIXMA MX496 PIXMA MX497 PIXMA MX498 PIXMA MX499

Canon MX490 Driver

For certain products, drivers are needed to allow the connection between your product and computer. In this section, you can find the driver that applies to your product or without a driver, and an explanation of the compatibility of your product with each operating system.

Name OS Compatibility Version Link
MX490 series Full Driver & Software Package Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP 1.1
macOS 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7 1.6
MX490 series MP Drivers Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP 1.02
MX490 series XPS Printer Driver Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64 5.85
MX490 series CUPS Printer Driver macOS 12/ 11/ 10.15/ 10.14/ 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7 16.40.1.0a
ICA Driver macOS 10.14/ 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7 4.1.3a
macOS 12/ 11 5.0.0
IJ Printer Driver Linux (Source file) 5.10
Linux (rpm Packagearchive) 5.10
Linux (debian Packagearchive) 5.10
ScanGear MP Linux (Source file) 3.10
Linux (rpm Packagearchive) 3.10
Linux (debian Packagearchive) 3.10

Canon MX490 Software

The software is an optional download that enables advanced functionality and helps you maximize your productivity. On this tab, you can see and download the Canon Printer Software available for your product.

Name OS Compatibility Version Link
Easy-PhotoPrint Editor Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/7/7 x64 1.6.6
macOS 12/ 11/ 10.15/ 10.14/ 10.13/ 1.6.5
Easy-WebPrint EX Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP 1.7.0
Quick Menu Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64 2.8.5
macOS 12/ 11/ 10.15/ 10.14/ 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8 2.8.2b
My Image Garden Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64 3.6.4
macOS 12/ 11/ 10.15/ 10.14/ 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9 3.6.6
Easy-PhotoPrint EX Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP 4.7.0
macOS 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7 4.7.2
My Printer Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP 3.3.0
Speed Dial Utility Windows 11/10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP 1.6.0
macOS 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7/ 10.6 1.6.0a
MP Navigator EX Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP 5.1.1
IJ Scan Utility2 macOS 10.12/ 10.11 2.4.0
IJ Scan Utility macOS 10.14/ 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8 2.3.5
Canon IJ Network Tool macOS 12/ 11/ 10.15/ 10.14/ 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9 4.7.5

Canon MX490 Manual

Manuals for your product, software, or driver are listed below.

Name OS Compatibility Link
MX490 series (PDF) User Manual Mac
Windows
MX490 series User Manual Mac
Windows
Guide for Quick Menu Windows
Mac
Guide for My Image Garden Windows
Mac
IJ Printer Driver Ver. 5.10 (Operation guide) Linux
ScanGear MP Ver. 3.10 (Operation guide) Linux
MX490 series Getting Started Guide

Canon MX490 Wireless Setup

Print and scan wirelessly directly from any computer that supports Wi-Fi from your local network connection. Wireless printing requires a network that functions with 802.11b/g/n wireless capabilities. You will need a computer that supports Wi-Fi, a wireless router, and a wireless printer. All three devices must be connected to the same wireless network connection.

Name OS Compatibility Link
Wireless Setup Windows Computers
Mac Computers
Android Tablets and Smartphones
iOS Devices (iPad, iPhone)

AirPrint

AirPrint allows users to print photos, emails, web pages, and other documents wirelessly without the need to install device drivers, save time and create a smooth user experience. Both your Apple device and your PIXMA Wireless All-in-One must be connected to the same wireless network connection.

Google Cloud Print

Google Cloud Print works whether you are in the same room with your printer, or on another continent. You must register your Canon PIXMA Wireless All-in-One printer before using this function.

Canon MX490 Fax Setup

Click on the topic to get a more detailed explanation

Canon Printer Apps

Print and scan photos or documents directly from your compatible mobile or tablet device. With the Canon PRINT app, you can easily print from your favorite popular social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram directly from your iOS or Android device. For complete support, see the Canon Printer App.

Download and Install Instructions

Microsoft Windows

Download / Installation Procedures

  1. Download the file. For the location where the file is saved, check the computer settings.
  2. Double-click the downloaded EXE file to decompress it, then installation will start automatically.

Uninstall Procedures

If needed, you can uninstall this program using the Control Panel.
Note :
The steps below are for Windows 7. This procedure may be different for other OSes.

  1. On the Start menu, click Control Panel, and then, under Programs click Uninstall a Program
  2. A page will open with a list of installed programs. Double click on the program that you want to uninstall.
  3. Click “Yes” then “OK”, this will complete the uninstallation process.

Macintosh

Procedures for the download and installation

  1. Download the file. For the location where the file is saved, check the computer settings.
  2. Double-click the downloaded file and mount it on the Disk Image.
  3. Double-click the mounted Disk Image.
  4. Double-click the packaged file in the folder. Installation starts automatically.

Canon PIXMA MX490 Wireless Inkjet Office All-In-One Printer Series

The Canon PIXMA MX490 allows you to print from more places than ever before due to great connectivity options and the ability to spread the printer over more areas than ever before due to a 30% reduction in size.

Google Cloud Print or Apple AirPrint can be used to print wirelessly from a compatible mobile device. With this, you can print from anywhere in the office. In addition, it has a built-in automatic document feeder that can handle up to 20 sheets of paper, saving time.

Ink cartridges with a larger capacity (XL) can last up to three times longer than those with a smaller capacity (normal). The PIXMA MX490 printer comes with the My Image Garden software preinstalled.

Custom Filters and Print Full HD Movies are just two of the features included in this program that let you print whatever you want. The PIXMA MX490 even has another impressive function in this regard.

In addition to supporting all greeting card papers, the Canon PIXMA MX490 also supports glossy and plus glossy II photo paper to produce a glossy finish and extremely rich colors, giving your images a traditional photo look and feel.

Product Warranty

For every new product purchase, you get a 1-year limited warranty with the InstantExchange Program.
Warranty repair or replacement will not extend the Product’s original warranty period. InstantExchange service is subject to the availability of a reconditioned unit or a new replacement unit.
The repair facility will ship a replacement Product prepaid by Canon USA.

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