Canon PIXMA MP490 Inkjet Photo All-In-One Printer
If you’re looking for a high-quality, stylish and versatile printer that produces high-quality 4800 x 1200dpi color prints. PIXMA MP490 is a Canon Photo All-In-One Printer that allows you to get sharp and clear copies and efficient scanning. When used with compatible photo paper, your high-resolution prints will appear with bright colors and color tones. This printer has an installed memory card slot to give users the freedom to enjoy the option of printing photos without a computer through a variety of compatible memory cards.
The QuickStart feature allows printer operation after turning on, while with Automatic Scan Mode, the scanner can automatically recognize the original that you are scanning and save it with the appropriate settings. With a copy of Dual Technology, Gamut Processing Technology will maintain the authenticity of original documents in the form of documents and photos.
MP490 also offers ease of use and has a new Auto Photo Fix II software built directly into the machine; it can automatically optimize exposure to temporary image vision and editing that can quickly be done directly on a 1.8-inch LCD.
On this page, you can find drivers, software, firmware, manual and wireless settings that are suitable for your Canon product or without driver software along with an explanation of product compatibility with each operating system. Click on the individual topics below to get detailed information.
Operating System Compatibility
- Windows 10/ Windows 8.1/ Windows 8/ Windows 7/ Vista/ XP (32/64-bit)
- macOS 10.14/ macOS 10.13/ macOS 10.12/ OS X 10.11/ OS X 10.10/ OS X 10.9/ OS X 10.8/ Mac OS X 10.7/ Mac OS X 10.6/ Mac OS X 10.5
- Linux (32-bit)
For certain products, drivers are needed to allow the connection between your product and computer. In this section, you can find the driver that applies to your product or without a driver, an explanation of the compatibility of your product with each operating system.
|MP490 series MP Driver||Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP||1.05||Download|
|MP490 series MP Driver||Windows XP x64||1.05||Download|
|MP490 series MP Driver||Windows 2000||1.04||Download|
|MP490 series CUPS Printer Driver||macOS 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7||184.108.40.206||Download|
|MP490 series Scanner Driver||macOS 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7/ 10.6/ 10.5||15.5.2a||Download|
|ICA Driver||macOS 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7||4.0.0||Download|
|MP490 series CUPS Printer Driver||OS X 10.5/ 10.6||220.127.116.11||Download|
|ICA Driver||OS X 10.6||3.3.4||Download|
|OSX Printer Driver||Mac OS X 10.3/ 10.4/ 10.5||7.201||Download|
|Canon ScanGear||Mac OS X 10.3/ 10.4/ 10.5||15.4.1||Download|
|ScanGear||Linux Source file||1.4||Download|
|Print Drivers||Linux RPM||3.2||Download|
|Print Drivers||Linux Debian||3.2||Download|
The software is an optional download that enables advanced functionality and helps you maximize your product. On this tab, you can see and download the software available for your product.
|Easy-WebPrint EX||Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP||1.7.0||Download|
|Easy-PhotoPrint EX||Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP||4.7.0||Download|
|My Image Garden||Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64||3.6.1||Download|
|My Printer||Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP||3.3.0||Download|
|MP Navigator EX||Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000||3.06||Download|
|Solution Menu||Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000||1.4.3||Download|
|Windows Adobe RGB 1998 Installer Program||Windows 8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/2000/Me||1.4.1||Download|
|My Image Garden||macOS 10.14/ 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8||3.6.3||Download|
|Easy-PhotoPrint EX||macOS 10.13/ 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7||4.7.2||Download|
|MP Navigator EX||macOS 10.12/ 10.11/ 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7||3.0.6||Download|
|MP Navigator EX 3.0 Opener||OS X 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8/ 10.7||1.0.0b||Download|
|Solution Menu||OS X 10.7/ 10.8/ 10.9/ 10.10||1.4.1a||Download|
Manuals for your product, software or driver are listed below.
|MP490 series User Manual||Macintosh||Download|
|MP490 series User Manual||Windows||Download|
|On-screen Manual||OS X||Download|
|Guide for My Image Garden||Windows||Download|
|Guide for My Image Garden||Mac||Download|
Download / Installation Procedures
- Click the link, select [ Save ], specify “Save As,” then click [ Save ] to download the file.
If you select [ Run ] ( or [ Open ] ) instead of [ Save ], the file will be automatically installed after it is saved.
- The downloaded file will be saved in the specified place in the self-extracting form ( .exe format ).
- Double-click the downloaded EXE file to decompress it; then installation will start automatically.
Procedures for the download and installation
- Download the file. For the location where the file is saved, check the computer settings.
- Double-click the downloaded file and mount it on the Disk Image.
- Double-click the mounted Disk Image.
- Double-click the packaged file in the folder. Installation starts automatically.
Canon PIXMA MP490 Inkjet Photo All-In-One Printer
Best and Easy to Use Printer
This Canon PIXMA MP490 printer is stylish and very easy to use. When removing and replacing ink cartridges is also easy. The quality of the printed image is quite clear and the results are just what we need. I have used 2 different generic cartridges and they load and function properly.