Canon PIXMA MG8250 Driver Download and User Manual

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Canon PIXMA MG8250 Driver Download and User Manual For Windows, Mac, Linux – Dependable will be the impression that you will get from PIXMA MG8250. The printer will provide you with many functions, namely scanning, printing, and copying. You can juggle the abilities of the printer in no time because the printer can adjust the demands of the work easily. Then, you can see how the printer will handle everything in fairly quick speed since the printer has 12.5 ipm for printing B/W pages and 9.3 ipm for any colored pages. You can be pleased to deliver any kinds of printing result without waiting for too long.

Then, the printer has a commitment in managing efficiency methods at work. First, by performing automatic duplex printing, you can keep out from wasting some time in printing. The printer allows you to print things in double sides in one time. On the other side, you can also reduce wasting papers because you can double side printing with Canon MG8250. Second, about the result, the resolution can be maxed up to 9600 dpi for printing and copying. For scanning, you can enjoy the greatness of 4800 dpi. That will be sufficient to get the great result.

Canon PIXMA MG8250 is the printer that can help you to keep up with many conditions. You’ll see that the printer leads you the way in having great productivity.

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Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 / Windows 2000 / Windows Me / 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.

Specification Canon PIXMA MG8250

Print
Speed Colour Up to 9.3ipm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 12.5ipm Mono Print
Product Group Output A4
Double Sided Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
Printer Resolution 9600 x 2400 dpi Print
Double Sided Printing (Duplex) Unit Yes , Automatic
Print Method 6 Single Inks, 6-colour system with minimum 1pl droplet size, FINE print head & ChromaLife100+ system
Scan
Scanner Optical Resolution 4800dpi x 4800dpi Scan
Scanner Resolution Enhanced 4800 x 4800dpi Scan
Scan Facility Present Yes
Scanner Bit Depth 48-bit/24-bit
Scanner Features Scan directly to memory card or USB flash drive (JGP, PDF or compact PDF file format), Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, PDF file creation with optional password security, Text (OCR), Auto Document Fix, Auto Photo Fix, Detect and correct document orientation, Correct slanted documents, Reduce show-through, Remove gutter shadow, Scanning images larger than the platen (Stitch Assist)
Scanner Type Flatbed and Film Adapter Unit, CCD colour scanner
Copy
Copier Reduce/Enlarge 25 – 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios (Fit to page, A5 to A4, B5 to A4, A4 to A5 and A4 to B5) Copy
Colour Copier Yes
Copier Functions 2-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, Disc label copy, Photo Copy, Borderless copy, Frame erase copy, Adjust intensity, Adjust quality (High, Standard, Fast)
Copy Facility Present Yes
Copy Speed Colour (FCOT) 14 seconds
Interfaces
Interface Type(s) USB, Network & Wireless
LCD Screen 8.8cm Colour TFT Display
Network Interface 10 BaseT/100 BaseTX Network
Airprint Compatible Yes
Direct Printing Port 1 x PictBridge
Network Ready Yes
Preview Monitor Size (Diagonal) 8.8cm
Preview Monitor Type TFT
RF Network Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0
Wireless Ready Yes
Compatibility
Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible
System Requirements Windows 7: 1GHz or faster CPU, 1GB RAM (32bit) / 2GB RAM (64bit) Windows Vista (32 and 64 bit): 1GHz or faster CPU, 512MB RAM Windows XP SP2, SP3: 300MHz or faster CPU, 128MB RAM Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher CD-ROM Drive Display: 800 x 600 or better Mac OS X v10.6: Intel Processor, 1GB RAM Mac OS X v10.5: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G4, G5, 867MHz or faster) Mac OS X v10.4.11: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G5, G4, G3), 256MB RAM Browser: Safari 3 or higher CD-ROM Drive Display: XGA 1024 x 768 or better
Media Handling
Paper Trays 3
Paper Handling Input 1 150 Sheet Rear Tray
Paper Handling Input 2 150 Sheet Front Tray
Paper Handling Input 3 Direct Disc Print Tray
Compact Flash Supported
Maximum Copies 99
Media Supported Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use” (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), T-shirt Transfer (TR-301), Photo Stickers (PS-101), Fine Art Paper “Photo Rag” (FA-PR1), Other Fine Art Paper
MultiMedia Card Compact Flash, Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, SD Card, SDHC Card, MultiMedia Card, MultiMedia Card Plus, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, xD-Picture Card*, xD-Picture Card Type M*, xD-Picture Card Type H*, Memory Stick Micro*, RS-MMC*, mini SD Card*, micro SD Card*, mini SDHC Card*, micro SDHC Card*, MMC mobile*
Paper Size A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm
Paper Weight 64 to 300g/Sq m (This maximum weight is only using Canon special media)
Sony Memory Stick Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Micro
xD-Picture Card Supported: xD Picture Card, xD Picture card Type M, xD Picture card Type H
Barcodes & Labels
Barcode 4960999785622
Physical
Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print/Scan/Copy
Technology Multifunction Inkjet Printer
Case Colour Black
Dimensions 470mm (W) x 396mm (D) x 199mm (H) – Weight 10.7kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 5 to 35C – Humidity 10 to 90%
Noise Level 46.5dbA
Power Consumption 24W (Max) / 2.0W (Standby) / 0.5W (Saving)
Product Summary Canon Pixma MG8250 A4 Colour Inkjet Printer
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 100 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz
Consumable Info
Number of Print Cartridges 6
Software
Software Included Drivers for Canon multifunctional device, MP Navigator EX (including OCR and PDF file creation), Easy-PhotoPrint EX with HD Movie Print 12, Easy-PhotoPrint Pro, Easy-WebPrint EX downloader and Solution Menu EX with CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM access
In the Box
In The Box PIXMA MG8250 All-In-One, Power cord, Ink Cartridges (PGI-525PGBK CLI-526BK CLI-526C CLI-526M CLI-526Y CLI-526GY), Multilingual setup guides, Setup software and Users manual CD including Easy-PhotoPrint Pro, MP Navigator EX, Solution Menu EX with CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM access, Easy-WebPrint EX and Easy-Photo Print EX with HD Movie Print, Warranty sheet
More Features
MicroDrive Yes

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Steps by Step to Install Driver and Software for Canon PIXMA MG8250

Method 1: Installing Canon PIXMA MG8250 by Downloading the Software for Free

For the first method, you will need to try installing the software for your Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250. 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 MG8250 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 MG8250.
  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 MG8250 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 MG8250 for printing.

Method 2: Installing Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250 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 MG8250 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 MG8250.
  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 MG8250 printer.

Method 3: Canon PIXMA MG8250 Software Installation Using Automatic Wizard

Simple steps of installing Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250 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 MG8250 to the computer when you are installing the printer.

Follow these simple steps for installing your Canon PIXMA MG8250 using the CD or automatic wizard.

  1. The first thing that you need to do is turning on the computer and your Canon PIXMA MG8250 printer. Make sure you do not forget those things.
  2. You should not connect the USB cable from Canon PIXMA MG8250 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 MG8250. 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 MG8250 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 MG8250 is already installed and ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG8250 Printer Driver on Linux

Requirements:

  1. A Linux-run device
  2. A Common Unix Printer Service (CUPS) installed on the device.

Guidelines:

  1. Run the computer and run the CUPS.
  2. Visit the web-based interface.
  3. Open a browser and navigate to localhost: 631.
  4. Connect the printer.
  5. On the browser, go to Administration tab and select Printers.
  6. Select Add Printer.
  7. Enter username and password.
  8. Your printer (Canon PIXMA MG8250) should be on the list displayed. Select it and press Continue.
  9. CUPS detect and add the printer.
  10. A configuration window will pop up, fill values as needed.
  11. The printer is ready to use.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG8250 Printer Driver on MacOS

How to install a driver of Canon MAXIFY iB4120 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.

How to Uninstall Canon PIXMA MG8250 Printer Driver

For Windows:

  1. Look for the Windows button on your device’s keyboard.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Look for Uninstall a Program tab, select it.
  4. Look for the name of the printer driver you wish to uninstall.
  5. Click on the Uninstall button.
  6. Wait until the process is done.

For Mac:

  1. Open Apple Menu.
  2. Select System Preferences.
  3. Select Printers and Scanners.
  4. Choose a printer driver that you wish to uninstall. (Select Canon PIXMA MG8250 if your printer is of that type.)
  5. Click Remove.

For Linux:

  1. Go to Application.
  2. Select System Settings.
  3. Select Printers. Printer window will pop up.
  4. Locate Unlock button on the upper right section, select it.
  5. Enter password.
  6. Locate the Canon PIXMA MG8250 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG8250 Wireless Connection Setup

(Note: If the printer is compatible with wireless)

Connecting with WPS

Requirement:

  1. Physical WPS push button must be present.
  2. The network must use WPA or WPA2 security.

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select WLAN Setup icon.
  2. Press the left function button.

Wi-Fi lamp will light up after enabling wireless connection. Printer searches for access that supports WPS.

Step 3

  1. Press and hold WPS button for 5 seconds, release.
  2. Press OK button after 2 minutes.
  3. After the connection is made, press OK to complete setup.

Install software for PIXMA MG8250.

If the connection still fails, please contact manufacturer.

Standard Connection Method

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select WLAN Setup icon.
  2. Press the left function button.

Wi-Fi lamp will light up after enabling wireless connection. Printer searches for access that supports WPS.

Step 3

  1. Press the Stop/Reset button
  2. Select Standard setup then press OK button to start process of standard setup.

Printer is searching for available wireless network.

  1. Use navigation arrows to select access point (the name of your network). Press OK.

Press left function button to search again if you cannot see your network on the list.

  1. Press OK to input/edit network password (case sensitive).

Use the virtual keyboard to enter a password. Follow the procedure as instructed:

  1. Password is case sensitive. Press the center function button to navigate between numeric, upper case, and lower case.
  2. Use navigation arrows to pick a character on the keyboard, press OK to confirm selection, and move another character.
  3. Repeat step (a) and (b) for more characters to input.
  4. After inputting password, press left function button to complete.
  5. Confirm your password. Press OK to edit, if needed.
  6. Press left function button to complete setup. Press OK.

Follow by installing software for PIXMA MG8250.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG8250-factory default settings

Step 1

  1. Press printer’s Home button.

Step 2

  1. Use navigation arrows to select Setup icon.
  2. Press the right function button.

Step 3

  1. Use left navigation arrow to select Device Settings.
  2. Press OK.

Step 4

  1. Use up navigation arrow to access LAN settings.
  2. Press OK.
  3. Use down navigation arrow to select Yes for reset setting.
  4. Press OK.
  5. WLAN Settings now reset. A message [Processing….Please wait momentarily] is shown.
  6. Press OK to complete resetting WLAN.

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Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG8250 MP Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0130 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 Mini Master Setup (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.137 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 MP Driver For Windows XP (64-bit)1.0118 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.5623 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
Easy-PhotoPrint EX For Windows XP (64-bit)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)3.3.0293 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
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
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
Easy-WebPrint EX For Windows XP (64-bit)1.6.015 MBDownload
Solution Menu EX For Windows XP (64-bit)1.4.19.6 MBDownload
Easy-PhotoPrint Pro (Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XP x64)2.8.214 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 For Windows XP (64-bit)5.0.146 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 Mini Master Setup (OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8)1.157 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 CUPS Printer (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.016 MBDownload
ICA Driver For Mac OS X 10.63.3.48.6 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.5/10.6)11.7.1.018 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 Printer Driver (Mac OS X 10.4/10.5)7.46.08.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 Scanner Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6/Mac OS X 10.5)18.0.2b14 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
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.73.2.0299 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
Quick Menu (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.6.12.2 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
Easy-PhotoPrint Pro (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10)2.8.28.7 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 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 Pro Mac OS X 10.52.8.0a9.3 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
Canon IJ Network Tool for Power PC (OS X 10.4/10.5)3.2.04.8 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.603.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.603.9 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)1.801.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)1.801.7 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)1.804 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)3.609.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 User Manual (Mac)1.20155 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 User Manual (Windows)1.2020 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
The manual for how to use AirPrint For Windows2.0971 KBDownload
The manual for how to use AirPrint For Mac2.01.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 Getting Started GuideV13.7 MBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)3.60244 KBDownload
PIXMA MG8250 ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)1.80430 KBDownload

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Canon PIXMA MG8250 Driver Download and User Manual For Windows, Mac, Linux

If you do not have the CD to run the automatic wizard and you need the setup files to install Canon PIXMA MG8250, 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 MG8250.

Canon PIXMA MG8250 Driver and Software Download