Canon PIXMA iP8740 Driver & Software Download

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
ChromaLife100+ inks
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)
CLI-451BK (Black)
CLI-451C (Cyan)
CLI-451M (Magenta)
CLI-451Y (Yellow)
CLI-451GY (Grey)
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
Apple AirPrint
Google Cloud Print
Wireless PictBridge
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)
Windows RT
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
Quick Menu
Easy-WebPrint EX (plug-in for IE8 or higher)
Dimensions (W x D x H) 590 x 331 x 159 mm
Weight 8.5 kg
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.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
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)1.149 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series Printer Driver (Windows XP (32-bit)1.0017 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.7519 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)1.0117 MBDownload
My Printer (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP) MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.7.015 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)4.7.058 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)3.5.1294 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Windows XP (32-bit)3.3.1293 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64) MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows XP (32-bit) MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6)1.511 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.14/10.13/10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7) MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series CUPS Printer Driver (Mac OS X 10.6) MBDownload
Quick Menu (macOS 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7) MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool (macOS 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7) MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)3.5.0300 MBDownload
My Image Garden (Mac OS X 10.7)3.2.0299 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Mac OS X 10.7) MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.6)3.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.6) MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6) MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)4.107.3 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)4.102 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)4.101.9 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.26.8 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.25.2 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Mac)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for Quick Menu (Windows)V2.61.1 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Mac)V3.211 MBDownload
Guide for My Image Garden (Windows)V3.211 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series Getting Started GuideV22.3 MBDownload
PIXMA iP8740 series Getting Started GuideV23 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)4.1078 KBDownload

Canon PIXMA iP8740 Full Driver & Software Package Free Download

Good news from the owner, thus those who look for the download link for all in one printer driver and full software of Canon PIXMA iP8740, the download link is accessible , and no worry for broken link as any link for any platform works properly. While downloading the software, to ensure that there is nothing wrong while using Canon PIXMA iP8740, you need to pay attention toward the installation or download User Manual below.

Canon PIXMA iP8740 Driver & Software Download

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