Canon PIXMA MG7160 Driver and Software Free Download

Canon PIXMA MG7160 Driver and Software Free Download For Windows, macOS and Linux – Another great printer from Canon that you can use at the office as well as a home printer, is this MG7160. This printer has a lot of great feature addition to help your work finish faster and also save your efforts. PIXMA MG7160 has duplex printing feature, which allows you to print your files on both sides of the paper all at once, without the need to turn the page and print it do the steps again. And the wireless feature that gives you the option to connect your printer to your computer using a wireless network, is extremely helpful. With this, you can place the printer anywhere in the room, and you can work anywhere without having to worry about cables connections anymore.

Another great feature from this Canon MG7160 is the AirPrint feature and mobile devices support the connection. This feature allows you to connect your smartphone, tablet or even iPod, and you can print and scan your files directly from it. Very convenient to use.

This Canon PIXMA MG7160 also support many popular cloud services. You can use this feature if you have files on the cloud, and print it from anywhere. So you don’t need to move your files around anymore.

Also, update driver: Canon PIXMA MG2960 

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Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160

  • Printing Resolution: 9600 (horizontal) 1 x 2400 (vertical) dpi
  • Print Speed: B&W: 15.0 ipmColour: 10.0 ipm4”X6” photo: Approx. 21 seconds
  • Ink Tanks: PGi650BK, CLi651BK, CLi651C, CLi651M, CLi651Y, CLi651GY(optional XL ink tanks also available)
  • Borderless Printing: 4″x 6″, 5″x 7″, 8″x10″, Letter, A4
  • Paper Sizes: A4, Letter, Legal, A5, B5, Envelopes (DL, COM10), 4″x6″, 5″x7″, 8″x10″
  • Wireless LAN Network Type: IEEE802.11n, IEEE802.11g, IEEE802.11b
  • Wireless LAN Security: WEP64/128bit, WPA-PSK(TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK(TKIP/AES)
  • Camera/Memory Card Printing: WiFi PictBridge Printing with compatible Canon Cameras. Print from Memory Card Slots for direct photo printing. (SD, SDHC, Mini SD, CF)
  • Special Copy Functions: Two sided, borderless, 2 on 1, 4 on 1, fit-to-page, disc label, frame erase
  • Scanner Type: Flatbed CIS
  • Scanning Bit Depth (Input/ Output): Greyscale: 16bit/8bit, Colour: 48bit/24bit (RGB each 16bit/8bit)
  • Operating System: Windows 8, 7, 7 SP1, Vista, Vista SP1 & SP2, XP SP2 & SP3 (32 bit); Mac: Mac OSX v10.6.08 – 10.8, 10.6, Lion 10.7, OS EI X Capitan 10.11
  • Included as Standard: PIXMA MG7160 printer, Setup CD-ROM and operational guide, 6 individual ink tanks, sample photo paper, power cord and Canon warranty card. A-B USB cable to connect to Computer not included
  • Software Included: My Image Garden, Easy WebPrint EX (IE7+ only), Canon Solution Menu, Adobe RGB, On Screen Manual.

Installing USB Canon PIXMA MG7160 Printer’s Driver (works for both Windows and Mac)—General Guidelines for Printers with Automatic Installation System

  1. Connect your printer Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160. 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 MG7160 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 MG7160
  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 MG7160.
  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 MG7160

  • 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 MG7160)
  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 MG7160 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 MG7160) 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 MG7160 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 MG7160 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 MG7160 printer driver your wish to uninstall. Find a minus sign under it.
  7. Click the minus sign.

PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160.

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 MG7160.

If the connection still fails, please contact the manufacturer.

PIXMA MG7160-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
Canon MG7150 Full Driver & Software Package (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.150 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 XPS Printer Driver (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64)5.7019 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 MP Drivers (Windows 10/10 x64/8.1/8.1 x64/8/8 x64/7/7 x64/Vista/Vista64/XP)1.0127 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
Canon MG7150 Full Driver & Software Package (OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9)1.1372 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 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
ICA Driver For Mac OS X 10.63.3.43.4 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 CUPS Printer Driver For Mac OS X 10.611.7.1.018 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
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
My Image Garden For Mac OS X 10.63.1.0298 MBDownload
Quick Menu For Mac OS X 10.62.5.02.4 MBDownload
IJ Scan Utility For Mac OS X 10.62.0.1220 MBDownload
Canon IJ Network Tool for Intel Mac (OS X 10.5/10.6)4.4.15.3 MBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Source file)2.204.4 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)4.002 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 IJ Printer Driver for Linux (debian Packagearchive)4.001.9 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 ScanGear MP for Linux (rpm Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 ScanGear MP for Linux (debian Packagearchive)2.201.2 MBDownload
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Source file)4.007.4 MBDownload
Setup Manual For MacCA.1.005.5 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For WindowsCA.1.006.3 MBDownload
Scanning Manual For WindowsCA.1.004.2 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual For WindowsCA.1.003.7 MBDownload
Setup Manual For WindowsCA.1.001.8 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 (PDF) User Manual (Mac)1.312 MBDownload
Canon MG7150 (PDF) User Manual (Windows)1.315 MBDownload
Troubleshooting Manual For MacCA.1.001.7 MBDownload
Printing and Copying Manual for MacCA.1.002.9 MBDownload
Scanning Manual for MacCA.1.002.6 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
IJ Printer Driver for Linux (Operation guide)4.0079 KBDownload
ScanGear MP for Linux (Operation guide)2.20420 KBDownload
Canon MG7150 Setup GuideV1459 KBDownload
Canon MG7150 Getting Started GuideV12.5 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 MG7160 Driver and Software Free Download For Windows, macOS, Linux

In this case, there is access to Download the driver of Canon PIXMA MG7160 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 MG7160 Driver