Canon PIXMA iP8740 is a multifunction printer which has really high quality in printing. Moreover, those who are amateur photographers or the photo enthusiasts are recommended to have this one. Meanwhile, this printer can work as the professional like for the business and document printing. It comes at quite an affordable price and it also has stunning look. This printer comes in black equipped with several control panel buttons which look so simple. It is also enhanced with a small facelift on the center of the printer. It has curved look of the printer. In addition, it makes the printer seems to be good looking to see.
Like Canon PIXMA MG6240, the Canon PIXMA iP8740 is equipped with several cool features and connectivity. It has a paper tray which is available to hold up 150 sheets of paper. In addition, it is supported with high connectivity, such as the Wi-Fi connection and the USB 2.0 support. The user may use the AirPrint connected to the applications both on iOS and Android operating system.
This kind of thing is very good to see. It is equipped with 5 inks cartridges such as cyan, yellow, magenta, dye black and pigmented black. Canon PIXMA iP8740 is offered about $120.00.
Canon PIXMA iP8740 Operating System Compatibility
Windows 10 / Windows 10 (x64) / Windows 8.1 / Windows 8.1 (x64) / Windows 8 / Windows 8 (x64) / Windows 7 / Windows 7 (x64) / Windows Vista / Windows Vista (x64) / Windows XP / Macintosh / Mac OS X (macOS 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/10.5) / Linux
Canon PIXMA iP8740 Specification
|Print Resolution||Up to 9600 x 2400 dpi|
|Print Technology||6 Individual Inks (PGBK, BK, C, M, Y, GY)|
|Inkjet FINE print head with 1pl (min.) ink droplet size|
|Mono Document Print Speed||Approx. 14.5 ipm|
|Colour Document Print Speed||Approx. 10.4 ipm|
|Photo Print Speed||Borderless 10x15cm: Approx. 36 seconds|
|A3+ Bordered: Approx. 120 seconds|
|Borderless Printing||Yes (A3+, A3, A4, LTR, LDR, 25x30cm, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm)|
|Two Sided Printing||Manual operation|
|Direct Disc Printing||Yes (software included)|
|Standard Ink Cartridges||PGI-450PGBK (Pigment Black)|
|Optional XL Ink Cartridges||PGI-450PGBK XL (Pigment Black XL)|
|CLI-451BK XL (Black XL)|
|CLI-451C XL (Cyan XL)|
|CLI-451M XL (Magenta XL)|
|CLI-451Y XL (Yellow XL)|
|CLI-451GY XL (Grey XL)|
|PBK (Pigment Black)||Standard: 300 document pages or 2,070 photos|
|Optional XL: 500 document pages or 4,775 photos|
|BK (Black)||Standard: 1, 105* document pages or 337 photos|
|Optional XL: 4, 405* document pages or 870 photos|
|C (Cyan)||Standard: 311 document pages or 164 photos|
|Optional XL: 675 document pages or 385 photos|
|M (Magenta)||Standard: 307 document pages 150 photos|
|Optional XL: 665 document pages 381 photos|
|Y (Yellow)||Standard: 312 document pages or 146 photos|
|Optional XL: 670 document pages or 358 photos|
|GY (Grey)||Standard: 780 document pages or 126 photos|
|Optional XL: 3,350 document pages or 275 photos|
|Composite (CMY average)||Standard CMY: 310 document pages or 153 photos|
|Optional XL CMY: 670 document pages 374 photos|
|Testing standards||ISO/IEC 24711 for A4 colour document pages|
|ISO/IEC 29102 for 10x15cm colour borderless photos|
|Values obtained by continuous printing|
|* Estimated supplemental yield|
|Paper Types||Plain Paper|
|Envelopes (DL, COM10)|
|Canon Pro Platinum (PT-101)|
|Canon Pro Luster (LU-101)|
|Canon Plus Glossy II (PP-201)|
|Canon Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)|
|Canon Glossy Everyday Use (GP-501)|
|Canon Matte (MP-101)|
|Canon High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)|
|Canon Photo Stickers (PS-101)|
|Canon T-Shirt Transfer (TR-301)|
|Other Fine Art Papers|
|Maximum Paper Input||Max. 150 sheets of plain paper|
|Max. 20 sheets of photo paper|
|Paper Sizes||A3+, A3, A4, A5, B4, B5, LTR, LGL, LDR, 25x30cm, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm|
|Paper Weight||Plain paper: 64 – 105 g/m²|
|Canon photo paper up to 300 g/m² (PT-101)|
|Wired Connections||Hi-Speed USB|
|Wireless Connections||Wi-Fi IEEE802.11 b/g/n|
|Applications Support||PIXMA Printing Solutions app|
|Google Cloud Print|
|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 (PIXMA Printing Solutions app, AirPrint)|
|Android (PIXMA Printing Solutions app)|
|Minimum System Requirements||Windows: Internet Explorer 8, internet connection or CD-ROM|
|Mac: Safari 5 and internet connection|
|Display: 1024 x 768 XGA|
|Software Included||Printer driver|
|My Image Garden|
|Easy-WebPrint EX (plug-in for IE8 or higher)|
|Dimensions (W x D x H)||590 x 331 x 159 mm|
|Power Source||AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz|
|Power Consumption||Standby: Approx. 1.9 W (Wi-Fi connection to PC)|
|Off: Approx. 0.3 W|
|Printing: Approx. 23 W (Wi-Fi connection to PC)|
|Acoustic Noise Levels||Approx. 43.5 dB(A)|
|Recommended Operating Environment||Temperature: 15-30°C|
|Humidity: 10-80%RH (no dew condensation)|
Canon PIXMA iP8740 Driver & Software Installations
Manual instruction to install Canon PIXMA iP8740 Driver
As if you are about to use the printer, you have to set up the printer driver properly with all these steps below on your Windows operating system.
- The installation process of Canon PIXMA iP8740 can be started whenever the download is completed and you are ready to start the setting up. The first step, just clicks and open the file directory where you save the downloaded file. The driver file name commonly ends with .exe.
- Double-click on the driver file or you can right-click on it to choose ?run as administrator? and then wait for several minutes while the driver files of Canon PIXMA iP8740 is being extracted. After the file extraction is done, just follow the next installation steps.
- The installation of software program will begin to set the Canon PIXMA iP8740 driver software package up and just do the following instruction shown on the computer screen to finish the setting.
- After done the following instruction, your Canon PIXMA iP8740 printing device is ready to be used.
Manual Instruction To Uninstall Canon PIXMA iP8740 Driver
To uninstall the Canon PIXMA iP8740 printing device from your Windows operating system, make sure you are following these steps below.
- Click the start menu on your Windows screen.
- Click on control panel icon or simply type ?control panel? down on the search column. There would be several icons there, and then click once below the ?programs? menu named ?uninstall an application?.
- On the list of installed application, search the Canon PIXMA iP8740 computer driver which is to be removed or simply type the application on search column.
- Double-click on the icon of Canon PIXMA iP8740, and then click uninstall/change. To complete the uninstallation process, simply follow the instruction displayed on the screen.
Driver Download Or Installation Process For Mac Operating System:
How to install driver of Canon PIXMA iP8740 in Mac:
- 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.
- Second, you need to double click the downloaded driver file and mount it on the Disk Image.
- The third step is that you need to double click again the mounted Disk Image.
- At last, double clicking the packaged driver file. Do not worry, the installation is about to be started automatically.
However, the step-by-step of the installation (and vice versa), it can have differed depend on upon the platform or device that you use for the installation of Canon PIXMA iP8740. The above mentioned, the installation is occurred using Windows 7 and Mac for Windows XP or Windows 8 is not much different way.
|PIXMA iP8740 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||49 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series Printer Driver (Windows XP (32-bit)||1.00||17 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)||5.75||19 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)||1.01||17 MB||Download|
|My Printer (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||3.3.0||5.6 MB||Download|
|Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||1.7.0||15 MB||Download|
|Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)||4.7.0||58 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)||3.5.1||294 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (Windows XP (32-bit)||3.3.1||293 MB||Download|
|Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)||2.7.0||9.1 MB||Download|
|Quick Menu (Windows XP (32-bit)||2.6.1||9.2 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)||1.5||11 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.14/10.13/10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)||188.8.131.52||17 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series CUPS Printer Driver (Mac OS X 10.6)||184.108.40.206||18 MB||Download|
|Quick Menu (macOS 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)||2.7.0||1.8 MB||Download|
|Canon IJ Network Tool (macOS 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)||4.7.0||5.6 MB||Download|
|Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)||4.7.0||102 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)||3.5.0||300 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (Mac OS X 10.7)||3.2.0||299 MB||Download|
|Quick Menu (Mac OS X 10.7)||2.6.1||2.2 MB||Download|
|My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)||3.1.0||298 MB||Download|
|Quick Menu (OS X 10.6)||2.5.0||2.4 MB||Download|
|Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)||4.4.1||5.3 MB||Download|
|IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)||4.10||7.3 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)||4.10||2 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)||4.10||1.9 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)||1.2||6.8 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)||1.2||5.2 MB||Download|
|Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)||V2.6||1.1 MB||Download|
|Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)||V2.6||1.1 MB||Download|
|Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)||V3.2||11 MB||Download|
|Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)||V3.2||11 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series Getting Started Guide||V2||2.3 MB||Download|
|PIXMA iP8740 series Getting Started Guide||V2||3 MB||Download|
|IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)||4.10||78 KB||Download|
Canon PIXMA iP8740 Full Driver & Software Package Free Download
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