Canon PIXMA MG2160 Driver & Software Support

Tuesday, January 17th 2017. | PIXMA MG

Canon PIXMA MG2160 Driver & Software Support For Windows, Mac, Linux | It is something true that when you are looking for a printer to print your photo, you will need the nice printer. That is because the average printer will not be able to give you the best photo printing result. However, it is not true that you will need to spend a lot of money on that kind of printer since Canon PIXMA MG2160 is considered as one affordable printer that can give you the nice photo printing quality.

This printer is able to give you the nice photo printing quality because of some of its features. One of them is the high-resolution print for the photo that reaches 4800 dpi, which is good enough for many photo-printing needs. Canon PIXMA MG2160 also offers you the small ink droplets of 2pl. that means, you will be able to get the sharp photo print that you need when you are printing your photo.

The last one that you will like is that you will get the FINE technology from its cartridge. This cartridge technology that you can get from Canon PIXMA MG2160 is able to give you the precision in color contrast and combination that will make the printing results look alive.

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Canon PIXMA MG2160 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) / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / Macintosh / Mac OS X (10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10/10.11/macOS Sierra 10.12) / Linux.

Canon PIXMA MG2160 Specification

Printer
Print Speed (up to) 4″ x 6″ Borderless Photo: Approx. 44 seconds
Black: ESAT (Black) Approx. 8.4 ipm
Colour: ESAT (Colour) Approx. 4.8 ipm
Number of Nozzles Colour: 1,152 / Black: 640 / Total: 1,792
Picoliter Size (color) 2 and 5
Print Resolution (Up to) Colour:Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
Black: High ResolutionUp to 600 x 600 dpi
Paper Sizes 4″ x 6″, 5″ x 7″, 8″ x 10,” Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 envelopes
Paper Compatibility Plain: Plain Paper, Canon Paper;

Super High Gloss: Photo Paper Pro Platinum;

GlosHigh-Resolution Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy;

Semi-Gloss: Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss;

Matte: Canon Matte Photo Paper;

Envelope: U.S.# 10 Envelope

Printer Features Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Printing, Calendar Print, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Fun Filter Effects, ID Photo Print, Photo Index Sheet, Photo Printing, Quiet Mode
Output Tray Capacity Auto Sheet Feeder: 100 Sheets
Copier
Copy Speed (up to) FCOT(Colour) Approx. 30 seconds
Reduction / Enlargement 25% – 400%
Copy Features 4-in-1 / 2-in-1, Auto Exposure/Intensity Copy, Face Brightener/Fading Correction, Fit-to-Page, Gutter Shadow Correction Copy, Image Repeat, Intensity, Multiple Copy: 1-9, 20 Pages, Photo Reprint, Preset Copy Ratios, Zoom
Scanner
Scanner Type Flatbed
Scanning Element Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Max. Resolutions Optical:1200 x 2400 dpi
Interpolated:19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Scanner Features Auto Document Fix, Auto Scan Mode5, Gutter Shadow Correction, Push Scan
Colour Depth 48-bit internal/24-bit external
Max. Document Size 8.5″ x 11.7″
General
Other Features 7-segment LED, Auto Sheet Feeder, Dual Colour Gamut Processing Technology, Quiet Mode, Quick Start
OS Compatibility Windows® 7, Windows Vista® , Windows XP and Mac OS® X v10.4.11 to v10.6.x9
Standard Interface Hi-Speed USB
Software Included Setup Software & User’s Guide CD-ROM
PIXMA MG2120 Printer Driver
Easy-PhotoPrint EX
Easy-WebPrint EX
Full HD Movie Print
MP Navigator EX
Solution Menu EX
Dimension (W x D x H) 12.0″ W x 17.7″L x 6.0″ H
Weight 11.7 lbs

Steps by Step to Install Driver and Software for Canon PIXMA MG2160

Method 1: Installing Canon PIXMA MG2160 by Downloading the Software for Free

For the first method, you will need to try installing the software for your Canon PIXMA MG2160 without using the automatic wizard that you usually get from the CD.

The things that you need are:

  1. The first of all, you will need the setup file for the driver and software that you will need to install Canon PIXMA MG2160. If you do not have the file that you need, then you need to download it first from the official website of Canon.
  2. The second thing that you need is the USB cable that can connect your printer to the computer or laptop where the software will be installed. Make sure it is compatible, or you can use the cable from the package when you buy the printer.

If you already have all of those requirements above, then you just need to install Canon PIXMA MG2160 using the setup file that you already have.

  1. The first thing that you need to do is turning on the laptop or computer where the software will be installed and your Canon PIXMA MG2160.
  2. Before you do anything, you need to make sure that the USB cable is unplugged. That is because you will need to plug the USB cable later on, but not now.
  3. The next thing that you need to do is downloading the necessary setup file for your Canon PIXMA MG2160 and run the file to start the installation program. You just need to follow all of the simple instructions when the installation program starts.
  4. After the installation is finished, you will be prompted to plug in the USB cable and you should do that. Soon after that, the program will automatically check on the USB cable connection automatically. After you plug in the cable, the installation will continue to the further process.
  5. You just need to follow the later instructions to finish the whole installation process.
  6. When all of the processes are finished, then the installation is finished too and you can start using your Canon PIXMA MG2160 for printing.

Method 2: Installing Canon PIXMA MG2160 Using Manual Driver Installation

If you want to install the printer using the manual installation, then you will need to pick the “Add a Printer” option that you can find on the setting or control panel of your computer. This is something that you can always have in your computer.

The things that you need are:

  1. You need to firstly have the driver setup for Canon PIXMA MG2160 or the software setup to install the printer. You can find the specific link on the official website of Canon.
  2. The next thing that you need is the printer USB cable that will connect the printer to the computer or laptop.

Installation Steps:

  1. The first thing that you need to do is turning on the computer or laptop where you will install the software and the Canon PIXMA MG2160 printer.
  2. After that, you need to connect the USB cable from the printer to the computer.
  3. Once the cable has been connected, you will need to start extracting the data and setup file that you have downloaded for Canon PIXMA MG2160.
  4. If you are running on Windows 7 or Vista for the operating system, then you will need to go to Control Panel and search for View Devices and Printer. For those who are running their computer on XP operating system, you need to find Fax and Printer options on Control Panel.
  5. Once you have found the main option, you will need to pick Add a Printer to start the installation.
  6. Before you start the installation process, you will need to lead the program to the extracted data file that the installation software needs. Therefore, take the tab to the location where you extracted the setup file earlier.
  7. After waiting for some time, you will notice that the printer has been installed on your computer and you are ready to use the Canon PIXMA MG2160 printer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MG2160 Software Installation Using Automatic Wizard

Simple steps of installing Canon PIXMA MG2160 using the automatic wizard (using CD)

The things that you need are:

  1. First of all, you will need to have the CD/DVD drive to be installed on your computer. Most computers have this kind of device.
  2. The second thing that you need is the software CD for installing Canon PIXMA MG2160 printer. The CD is usually included on the bundle package when you buy the printer.
  3. The third thing that you need is the USB cable that will connect Canon PIXMA MG2160 to the computer when you are installing the printer.

Follow these simple steps for installing your Canon PIXMA MG2160 using the CD or automatic wizard.

  1. The first thing that you need to do is turning on the computer and your Canon PIXMA MG2160 printer. Make sure you do not forget those things.
  2. You should not connect the USB cable from Canon PIXMA MG2160 to the computer now. That is because you will be prompted to do that later on.
  3. The next thing that you need to do is inserting the installation CD to your CD/DVD drive. After that, the CD will run automatically and start the automatic wizard to install Canon PIXMA MG2160. You just need to follow all of the instructions until the whole process is finished.
  4. When the automatic wizard prompts you to insert or connect the USB cable from Canon PIXMA MG2160 to your printer, then you will need to do so.
  5. Wait for the automatic wizard detects the USB cable after it is connected. When the wizard has detected the USB cable, you just need to follow the further steps.
  6. After few moments, you will get the finish notification. That means, your Canon PIXMA MG2160 is already installed and ready to use.

If you have a printer Canon PIXMA MG2160 Series, then you will need to surely have the official driver & software to install your printer. If you have none, then you will be glad to know that canondriversupport.net will give you the official driver & software that you can directly download from this link below. Of course, the steps by step are also easy to follow.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series MP Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0221 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series MP Driver (Windows XP x64)1.0113 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.56a22 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)1.7.015 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)3.5.0294 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Windows XP (32-bit)3.3.1293 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Windows XP (32-bit)2.6.19.2 MBDownload
Quick Menu (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)2.7.09.1 MBDownload
Easy-WebPrint EX for (Windows XP x64)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)4.5.058 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)5.0.248 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (Windows XP x64)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/Windows 2000/Windows Me)1.4.1329 KBDownload
MP Navigator EX (Windows XP x64)5.0.046 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series 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)3.3.48.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series Printer Driver (Mac OS X 10.4/10.5)7.43.07.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.017 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series Scanner Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7/Mac OS X 10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)18.0.1a10 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.0.07.1 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.7.0102 MBDownload
My Image Garden (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/Mac OS X 10.8)3.5.0300 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac OS X 10.72.6.12.2 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.73.2.0299 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility Lite For OS X 10.112.3.022 MBDownload
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8)2.7.01.8 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.6.0102 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)5.0.335 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.63.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac OS X 10.62.5.02.4 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)1.4.14.9 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)4.1.6102 MBDownload
MP Navigator EX (OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6)5.0.236 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac OS X 10.52.0.15.8 MBDownload
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.51.0.0289 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.603.5 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.603.4 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)1.801.3 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)1.801.3 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)1.804 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.609.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series User Manual (Windows)1.1014 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series User Manual (Mac)1.1130 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series User Manual (OS X 10.4/10.5)1.1030 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 MG2160 series Getting Started ManualCA.1.002.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series - Specifications Sheet1.00344 KBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 Series Getting Started GuideV12.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series Specification SheetCA.1.00344 KBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)1.80420 KBDownload
PIXMA MG2160 series IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)3.60236 KBDownload

Canon PIXMA MG2160 Driver & Software Download For Windows, Mac OS, Linux

If you do not have the CD to run the automatic wizard and you need the setup files to install Canon PIXMA MG2160, then you will not need to worry since you will be able to download the files that you need from Canon Driver Support that already provides the access to download the application below. You can find the download link directly from the official site that also offers you some options based on the operating system that you are using, starting from Windows, Linux, and even Mac OS. Once you have found the desired link, you just need to download the files that you need and follow all of the steps in the manual to install the driver software that you need for Canon PIXMA MG2160.

Canon PIXMA MG2160 Driver & Software Download