Canon PIXMA MX492 Driver

Canon PIXMA MX492 Driver

Printing with the Canon PIXMA MX492 model produces a tremendous image quality impression and speed. For instance, borderless printing on 4 x 6 image size photo paper has an approximate rate of 70 seconds. However, printing black documents at the ESAT mode has approximately 8.8 images per minute (ipm). On the other hand, color printing simultaneously is up to 4.4 ipm with 1280 nozzles. These nozzles comprise 320 nozzles for black and 960 nozzles for color printing.

Canon PIXMA MX492 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.

Supported Ink Cartridges: PG-245 Black Inkjet Cartridge, CL-246 Color Inkjet Cartridge

Canon PIXMA MX492 Printer Driver Downloads

Driver for Windows

Supported OS: Windows 11, 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
Filename Size Download
Full Driver and Software Package for Windows XP Vista 7 8 8.1 10.exe 49.37 MB
MP Drivers for Windows.exe 32.30 MB
XPS Printer Driver for Windows Vista 7 8 8.1 10 and 11.exe 13.15 MB
Printers and Multifunction Printers security patch for Windows 11 10 and 8.1.exe 42.41 kB
Printers and Multifunction Printers security patch for Windows 7.exe 42.41 kB

Driver for Mac OS

Supported OS: Mac OS Monterey 12.x, Mac OS Big Sur 11.x, Mac OS Catalina 10.15.x, Mac OS 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
Filename Size Download
Full Driver and Software Package for Mac OS X 10.7 to 10.13.dmg 15.73 MB
CUPS Printer Driver for Mac OS X 10.7 to 12.dmg 14.41 MB
ICA Driver for Mac OS X 10.7 to 11.dmg 1.71 MB

Driver for Linux

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
Filename Size Download
IJ Printer Driver Source file for Linux 394.53 kB
IJ Printer Driver rpm Packagearchive for Linux 269.44 kB
IJ Printer Driver debian Packagearchive for Linux 514.68 kB
ScanGear MP Source file for Linux 203.91 kB
ScanGear MP rpm Packagearchive for Linux 212.90 kB
ScanGear MP debian Packagearchive for Linux 236.17 kB


The compatible ink cartridges include CL-246 and CL-246XL XL models for color ink printing. However, the compatible ink cartridge models for black document printing consists of the PG-245 and PG-245XL XL. These consistent paper sizes include photo paper sizes, letter, legal, and US envelopes. An automatic sheet feeder can hold 100 sheets of plain paper in terms of the paper feeders. It also has about 20 sheets of paper through the automatic document feeder (ADF).

Some of the available features may include a full dot-matrix liquid crystal display (LCD) with access point mode. It also has a dual color gamut processing technology, a fully integrated auto document feeder (ADF), a quiet manner, and wireless printing. In terms of the physical dimensions, the printer height is 7.5 inches, the depth is 11.7 inches, and the width is 17.2 inches. However, the machine weighs about 17.2 lbs, the device with a one-year limited warranty with an instant exchange program.

The machine has a modem speed of up to 33.6 kbps with the Super G3 color faxing component under the faxing specifications. The transmission speed depends on the kind of document, whether black or color. For instance, black document scanning has a rate of 3 seconds per page, while the color pages have a rate of 1 minute per page. Download Canon PIXMA MX492 driver from Canon Website

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