Canon PIXMA MG5540 printer model can produce a maximum print resolution of 4800 x 1200 dots per inch (dpi). Its thermal inkjet technology comprises five individual ink tanks, pigment black, black, cyan, yellow, and magenta. This feature also uses the inkjet FINE print head with the least ink droplet size of 2 picolitres (pl). At the same time, it supports the ChromaLife100+ ink type, which can produce the best print quality.
PIXMA MG5540 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.
Supported Ink Cartridges
PGI-450 Pigment Black Ink Cartridge
Black CLI-451 Ink Cartridge
Ink Cartridge CLI-451 Cyan
Magenta CLI-451 Ink Cartridge
CLI-451 Yellow Ink Cartridge
Canon PIXMA MG5540 printer driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8.1 32-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit, Windows XP 64-bit|
|Full Driver and Software Package for Windows.exe||49.63 MB||Download|
|MP Drivers for Windows.exe||25.86 MB||Download|
|XPS Printer Driver for Windows Vista 7 8 8.1 10.exe||18.30 MB||Download|
Canon PIXMA MG5540 driver Supported Macintosh Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Mac OS Catalina 10.15.x, macOS Mojave 10.14.x, macOS High Sierra 10.13.x, macOS Sierra 10.12.x, Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.x, Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.x, Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9.x, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.x, Mac OS X Lion 10.7.x, Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.x|
|CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.7 to 10.15.dmg||16 MB||Download|
|CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.6.dmg||17.19 MB||Download|
|Full Driver and Software Package for MAC OS X 10.6 to 10.10.dmg||384.23 MB||Download|
|ICA Driver for MAC OS X 10.7 to 10.15.dmg||2.23 MB||Download|
|ICA Driver for MAC OS X 10.6.dmg||3.40 MB||Download|
Canon PIXMA MG5540 driver Supported Linux Operating Systems
Linux (32-bit), Linux (64-bit)
|Supported OS: Debian os, SUSE Linux os, Linux Mint os, Boss os, Red Hat Enterprise Linux os, cent os, Fedora os, Ubuntu os|
|IJ Printer Driver for Linux – debian Packagearchive.tar.gz||1.53 MB||Download|
|IJ Printer Driver for Linux – rpm Packagearchive.tar.gz||1.63 MB||Download|
|IJ Printer Driver for Linux – Source file.tar.gz||7.43 MB||Download|
|ScanGear MP for Linux – debian Packagearchive.tar.gz||1.21 MB||Download|
|ScanGear MP for Linux – rpm Packagearchive.tar.gz||1.25 MB||Download|
|ScanGear MP for Linux – Source file.tar.gz||4.41 MB||Download|
Concerning the speed of the device, Monochrome printing can work at the rate of 12.2 images per minute (ipm). On the other hand, color printing is at a speed of 8.7 ipm while retaining the best print quality. More so, borderless printing on 10×15 cm runs at 44 seconds per page, supporting A4, letter and photo sizes. Also, it has duplex printing, which is also the auto duplex mode on both sides of the page.
As a multifunction device, the supported paper type of the machine includes plain paper, Canon pro luster, and t-shirt transfer. Other paper types include photo stickers, high-resolution paper, matte, Canon plus semi-gloss, and Canon plus glossy II papers. The max paper input capacity of this device front tray is about 100 sheets of plain paper. Besides, the machine can also work with standard paper sizes such as A4, A5, B5, legal, letter, and DL envelopes. The other supported varieties include photo sizes and COM10 containers.
The supported paperweight is between 64 and 105 gsm, with a maximum 300gsm for Canon photo paper. Also, the relative speed of scanning is about 14 seconds on the average. Then the maximum document size is about 216 x 297 mm at best. Scanning mode has the contact image sensor (CIS) flatbed scanning element. This component can produce an optical resolution of 1200 x 2400 dpi. Download Canon PIXMA MG5540 Printer driver from Canon Website