Canon PIXMA MG6821 Driver and Manual Download

Canon PIXMA MG6821 Driver and Manual Download For Windows, Mac, Linux – If you are looking for the best choice for Canon printer to replace the old one at your office or at home, this PIXMA MG6821 can be a great choice. This printer is capable of giving you high-quality results as well as great performance, with a considerably low price. With just this one compact printer, you can have a scanner machine as well as a copier. Using this printer is also easier with large touch screen buttons. That’s why this Pixma MG6821 is a well-suited choice for both daily tasks at the office or for the personal home printer.

Canon PIXMA MG6821 has the AirPrint feature which allows you to print or scan your files directly from your devices such as smart phone and tablets, even from iPod Touch. Making it easier especially if you have your files separated both on the computer and devices. This printer also supports many of popular cloud services which you can connect to it and print or scan your documents from everywhere.

If you take pictures a lot from your digital camera, then you can also enjoy Canon PIXMA MG6821 feature to print directly from the camera that supports PictBridge feature. You can have high-quality photos that can last until 300 years with ChromaLife100+ special ink. You can also print your files from memory card slot.

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Canon PIXMA MG6821 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 MG6821

Printer
Printing Technology ChromaLife100+ inkjet system with FINE print head technology
Maximum Resolution Color: 4800 x 1200 dpi
Black: 600 x 600 dpi
Print Speed Black, ESAT: 15 ipm
Color, ESAT: 9.7 ipm
4 x 6″ Borderless Photo: 41 seconds
Number of Nozzles Color: 3072
Pigment Black: 1024
Total: 4096
Minimum Ink Droplet Size 2 or 5 picoliter
Ink Type Dye: Cyan, magenta, yellow, black
Pigment: Pigment black
Ink Palette Cyan, magenta, yellow, black, pigment black
Ink Cartridge Configuration 5 individual cartridges
Compatible Ink Cartridges PGI-270 Pigment Black XL
CLI-271 Cyan XL
CLI-271 Magenta XL
CLI-271 Yellow XL
CLI-271 Black XL
PGI-270 Pigment Black
CLI-271 Cyan
CLI-271 Magenta
CLI-271 Yellow
CLI-271 Black
Print Archival Life Up to 100 years in archival storage
Print Features Apple AirPrint, auto 2-sided printing, Auto Photo Fix II, borderless printing, document printing, Easy PhotoPrint+, Full HD Movie Print, special filters, Google Cloud Print, My Image Garden, Mopria Device Printing, Photo Direct Printing (memory card), photo printing, Canon PRINT app, PIXMA Cloud Link, PIXMA Printing Solutions, print from email, red-eye correction, image cropping, quiet mode, web template print, wireless PictBridge, wireless printing

 

Scanner
Image Sensor Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Optical Resolution 2400 x 1200 dpi
Interpolated Resolution 19200 x 19200 dpi
Color Depth Color: 48-bit input / 24-bit output
Grayscale: 16-bit input / 8-bit output
Reflective Scan Area 8.5 x 11.7″ (21.6 x 29.7 cm)
Scanner Drivers Windows: TWAIN 1.9, WIA
Mac OS: ICA
Scanner Features Auto scan mode, push scan, network scan, wireless scanning

 

Copier
Number of Copies Max: 99
First Copy-Out Time Color: 18 seconds
Reduction/Enlargement 25-400% in 1% units
Intensity Adjustment 9 positions, auto intensity (AE copy)
Copy Features 4-on-1 / 2-on-1 copy, auto exposure copy, Auto Photo Fix II, borderless copy, fade restoration, fit-to-page, frame erase copy, photo reprint, preset copy ratios, two-sided copy

 

Media Handling
Maximum Paper Width 8.5″ (21.6 cm)
Maximum Printable Area 8 x 13.7″ (20.3 x 34.8 cm)
8.5″ (21.6 cm) wide for borderless
Paper Sizes 4 x 6″ (10.2 x 15.2 cm), 5 x 7″ (12.7 x 17.8 cm), 8 x 10″ (20.3 x 25.4 cm), Letter, Legal, A5, A4, B5, Envelope DL, U.S. #10 Envelopes
Custom: 3.5 x 5″ to 8.5 x 14″ (8.9 x 12.7 cm to 21.6 x 35.6 cm)
Media Weight 17-28 lb (64-105 gsm)
Paper Types Plain: Plain Paper, Canon High Resolution Paper
Super High Gloss: Photo Paper Pro Platinum
Glossy: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy
Semi-Gloss: Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss, Photo Paper Pro Luster
Matte: Matte Photo Paper
Envelope: U.S. #10 Envelope
Paper Capacity Output Tray: 100 sheets plain paper or 20 sheet 4 x 6″ (10.2 x 15.2 cm) photo paper

 

Connectivity
Computer Interface USB 2.0
Wireless Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi
Memory Card Compatibility SD & SDHC
Memory Stick Duo
Memory Stick PRO Duo
miniSD & miniSDHC (with adapter)
microSD & microSDHD (with adapter)
Memory Stick Micro (with adapter)
Protocol TCP/IP
Wireless Range 164′ (50 m) indoors
Wireless Security WEP (64/128-bit), WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES), administration password
Mobile Printing Features Apple AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, Print from E-mail, PIXMA Cloud Link
Compatible Operating Systems Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), Vista SP1, Vista SP2, 7, 7 SP1, 8, 8.1
Mac OS X 10.7.5-10.10
iOS, Android, Windows RT, Amazon Fire
System & Software Requirements Windows
Internet Explorer 8 or later
3 GB free hard disk space
1024 x 768 display resolutionMacintosh
Safari 5 or later
1.5 GB free hard disk space
1024 x 768 display resolution

 

Physical
Display 3″ (7.6 cm) LCD touchscreen
Operating Conditions Temperature: 41 to 95°F (5 to 35°C)
Humidity: 10 to 90%, relative non-condensing
Recommended Temperature: 59 to 86°F (15 to 30°C)
Recommended Humidity: 10 to 80%, relative non-condensing
Storage Conditions Temperature: 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Humidity: 5 to 95%, relative non-condensing
Power Requirements 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Printing (Copy): 12 W
Standby: 0.8 W
Off: 0.2 W
Dimensions (WxDxH) 18 x 14.6 x 5.9″ (455 x 369 x 148 mm)
Weight 14 lb (6.4 kg)

 

Packaging Info
Package Weight 17.5 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 20.8 x 18.8 x 8.4″

Installing USB Canon PIXMA MG6821 Printer’s Driver (works for both Windows and Mac)—General Guidelines for Printers with Automatic Installation System

  1. Connect your printer Canon PIXMA MG6821 with your computer. Keep in mind that you must always use the USB port(s) on your computer without using a hub. And some printers may need to connect to a power source, too.
  2. Turn the unit on. The printer’s feed page mechanism may make some noise at this point while its LED indicator should come off.
  3. Devices that run on latest version of either Mac or Windows should be able to install the necessary files and programs right on, although internet connection might be needed too for the device to install them. For those who are using any of these devices, this would be all. For those running on an older version, read on.
  4. Use the installation CD that comes with the Canon PIXMA MG6821. Install necessary files that are in there, especially ones that the Mac or Windows device didn’t automatically install upon connecting the printer. The purpose of this step is to enable you to get the fullest advantages of printing features your unit is geared with. If the installation CD happens to be gone or lost, read on.
  5. Go to the download page (can be found below) to look for appropriate software. Download the file and begin running the software to install it on your computer. You must know your printer’s series at this stage, though.
  6. And that’s all there is. Once the installation is successful, you should by now be ready to use the unit.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG6821 Printer Driver for Windows or Mac

This part can be divided into three sections: Using an installation CD, using downloaded driver software, and manual installation.

A. Using Installation CD

Requirements:

  1. An installation CD that normally comes with the package Canon PIXMA MG6821
  2. A computer (desktop or laptop) that uses a CD-ROM,
  3. A USB cable.

Guidelines:

  1. Run the computer. Do not use the USB cable until you’re asked to.
  2. Insert the CD
  3. Look for a setup file and run it.
  4. The window prompt will request for the USB cable to be connected now. Do as instructed.
  5. The computer will detect the printer.
  6. Follow instructions prompted by the installation wizard. Complete installation.
  7. The printer should be installed by now and ready for use.

B. Using Downloaded Driver Software

Requirements:

  1. The setup files for your printer, the downloadable link can be found below.
  2. A computer.
  3. A USB cable

Guidelines:

  1. Run the computer. Don’t use the USB cable until you’re asked to.
  2. Download the setup file for the Canon PIXMA MG6821.
  3. Run the setup file. The installation wizard will pop up, follow steps as instructed.
  4. Once the wizard requests for the computer to connect with the printer do as instructed.
  5. Follow instructions prompted by the installation wizard. Complete installation.
  6. The printer should be installed by now and ready for use.

Manual Installation For Canon PIXMA MG6821

  • For Windows

Requirements:

  1. A setup files in.ZIP format, the downloadable link can be found below.
  2. A USB cable.

Guidelines:

  1. Turn the computer on.
  2. Connect the printer to the computer via a USB cable directly.
  3. Extract the zip file. Save the extracted file into a folder.
  4. Locate the ‘Start’ button on your computer and then look up ‘Printer.’ Find the “Add a Printer” option and click on it.
  5. A window will appear, asking for the driver’s location. Follow accordingly.
  6. Follow every instruction as the Wizard requests.
  7. The printer is ready to use.
  • For Mac

Requirements:

  1. A computer running on Mac
  2. A USB cable
  3. A printer fully configured with paper and ink.

Guidelines:

  1. Directly connect with the printed using the USB cable.
  2. Turn the printer on.
  3. On your computer, launch the System Preferences on the Menu.
  4. Click on Printers and Scanners
  5. See if the printer is listed.
  6. Click Add.
  7. Access Printers and Scanners again.
  8. Select your printer. (Find Canon PIXMA MG6821)
  9. Your printer’s information appears on the right area.
  10. Select Open Print Queue.
  11. Select Printer.
  12. Select Print Test Page.
  13. Test print will be sent to the printer, which will print it out.
  14. If it’s okay, you may use the printer now.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG6821 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 MG6821) 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.

Uninstalling Canon PIXMA MG6821 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 MG6821 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 MG6821 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG6821 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 MG6821.

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 MG6821.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG6821-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.

www.driverpoin.com will give you the official driver and software that you can directly download from this link below. Of course, the steps by step are also easy to follow.

Operating SystemVersionSizeDownload
PIXMA MG6821 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.048 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6821 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.9019 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6821 MP Drivers Ver. 1.00 (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0038 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)3.3.0293 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
PIXMA MG6821 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)1.29.3 MBDownload
ICA Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)4.1.32.2 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6821 CUPS Printer Driver (OS X 10.12/10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)16.10.0.016 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
IJ Scan Utility (OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/Mac OS X 10.7)2.1.621 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
ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)3.20236 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)3.20213 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)3.20204 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)5.20614 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)5.20277 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)5.20456 KBDownload
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 MG6821 Getting Started (software installation part)V14.1 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6821 Getting Started (device setup part)V11.6 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)3.2090 KBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)5.2075 KBDownload
PIXMA MG6821 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.017 MBDownload
PIXMA MG6821 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.014 MBDownload

Manuals are available in PDF format and HTML format

PDF format

Memo: File names having the extension.pdf are PDF files.
You need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to read PDF files.

Follow the instructions below to download manuals in PDF format.

  • Click the file name you want to download. The download will start automatically.
  • Files will be saved on the computer desktop.
  • Double-click the downloaded file to open it.

HTML format

Follow the instructions below to download the compressed files on Windows.

  • Click the file link, select Save, and specify the directory to save the file. The download will start automatically.
  • Downloaded files will be saved in the specified folder in a self-extracting form (.exe format).
  • Double-click the files to decompress them and save them in the same folder.
  • To open and HTML format manual double-click the file.html in the folder.

Follow the instruction below to download the compressed files on Macintosh.

  • Click the file name you want to download. The download will start automatically.
  • Files will be saved on the computer desktop.
  • Double-click the downloaded files. Files will be decompressed automatically, and the Photo Application Guide folder will be created on your computer’s desktop.
  • To open an HTML-format manual, double-click the file.html in the folder.

Canon PIXMA MG6821 Driver and Manual Download For Windows, Mac, Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG6821 for free. You do not need to find other websites because the site of driverpoin.com already provides the access to download the application. You need only to hit the download link below and then follow the instructions manually. User manual can be downloaded as well, thus you effortlessly can finish the installation process.

Canon PIXMA MG6821 Driver