Canon Mx920 Software For Mac

Effortlessly set up your Canon PIXMA MX922 printer to print on a wireless network with a Mac. Visit the Canon website for more How-To Video tutorials.http://. There are listed three drivers. Do I need to download and install all three? Here are the drivers at Canon's website: MX920 series CUPS Printer Driver Ver. (Mac) MX920 series Scanner Driver Ver.19.1.0a (Mac) ICA Driver Ver. 4.0.0 (Mac) Thank you.

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General Specifications

Printing resolution (dpi)

9600* (horizontal) x 2400 (vertical)

* Ink droplets can be placed with a pitch of 1/9600 inch at minimum.


USB Port:

Hi-Speed USB *1

USB Flash Drive Port:

Bluetooth v2.0 (Option) *2*3

USB flash drive

LAN Port:

Wired LAN: 100BASE-TX/10BASE-T

Wireless LAN: IEEE802.11n/IEEE802.11g/IEEE802.11b *4

*1 A computer that complies with Hi-Speed USB standard is required.Since the Hi-Speed USB interface is fully upwardly compatible with USB 1.1, it can be used at USB 1.1.

*2 Maximum speed: 1.44 Mbps

*3 Bluetooth connection is for printing only.

*4 Setup possible through Standard setup, WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) or WCN (Windows Connect Now).

Print width

8 inches/203.2 mm

(for Borderless Printing: 8.5 inches/216 mm)

Operating environment

Temperature: 5 to 35 °C (41 to 95 °F)

Humidity: 10 to 90 % RH (no condensation)

Storage environment

Temperature: 0 to 40 °C (32 to 104 °F)

Humidity: 5 to 95 % RH (no condensation)

Power supply

AC 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz

Power consumption

Printing (Copy): Approx. 17 W

Standby (minimum): Approx. 1.0 W (MX924/MX925: Approx. 1.1 W) *1*2

OFF: Approx. 0.4 W *1

*1 USB connection to PC

*2 The wait time for standby cannot be changed.

External dimensions

Approx. 19.4 (W) x 15.6 (D) x 9.1 (H) inches

Approx. 491 (W) x 396 (D) x 231 (H) mm

* With the Paper Output Tray retracted.


Approx. 11.7 kg (Approx. 25.7 lb)

* With the Print Head and ink tanks installed.

Print Head/Ink

Total 5120 nozzles (PgBK 1024 nozzles, Y/DyeBK each 512 nozzles, C/M each 1536 nozzles)

ADF capacity

A4 or Letter size: max. 35 sheets (20 lb/75 g /m2 paper), up to 0.20 inches/5 mm in height

Legal size: max. 30 sheets (20 lb/75 g /m2 paper), up to 0.16 inches/4 mm in height

Other sizes: 1 sheet

Copy Specifications

Canon Mx920 Software For Mac

Multiple copy

max. 99 pages

Intensity adjustment

9 positions, Auto intensity (AE copy)


25 % - 400 % (1 % unit)

Scan Specifications

Scanner driver

TWAIN 1.9 Specification/WIA (for Windows 8/Windows 7/Windows Vista/Windows XP)

Maximum scanning size

Platen Glass: A4/Letter, 8.5' x 11.7'/216 x 297 mm

ADF: A4/Letter/Legal, 8.5' x 14.0'/216 x 356 mm

Scanning resolution

Optical resolution (horizontal x vertical) max: 2400 x 4800 dpi *1

Interpolated resolution max: 19200 x 19200 dpi *2

*1 Optical Resolution represents the maximum sampling rate based on ISO 14473.

*2 Increasing the scanning resolution will limit the maximum possible scanning area.

Gradation (Input/Output)

Gray: 16 bit/8 bit

Color: 48 bit/24 bit (RGB each 16 bit/8 bit)

Fax Specifications

Applicable line

Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN)

Communication mode

Super G3, G3

Data compressing system

Black: MH, MR, MMR


Modem speed

max. 33.6 kbps

(Automatic fallback)

Transmission speed

Black: Approx. 3 seconds/page at 33.6 kbps

(Based on ITU-T No.1 chart for US specifications and Canon FAX Standard chart No.1 for others, both in standard mode.)

Color: Approx. 1 minute/page at 33.6 kbps

(Based on Canon COLOR FAX TEST SHEET.)


Black: 256 levels

Color: 24 bit Full Color (RGB each 8 bit)

Density adjustment

3 levels


Transmission/reception: approx. 250 pages

(Based on ITU-T No.1 chart for US specifications and Canon FAX Standard chart No.1 for others, both in standard mode.)

Fax resolution

Black Standard: 203 pels/inch x 98 lines/inch (8 pels/mm x 3.85 lines/mm)

Black Fine, Photo: 203 pels/inch x 196 lines/inch (8 pels/mm x 7.70 lines/mm)

Black Extra fine: 300 x 300 dpi

Color: 200 x 200 dpi


Automatic dialing

- Coded speed dial (max. 100 destinations)

- Group dial (max. 99 destinations)

Regular dialing (with Numeric buttons)

Automatic redialing

Manual redialing (with the Redial/Pause button: max. 10 destinations)


Activity report (after every 20 transactions)

Sequential broadcasting (max. 101 destinations)

Rejected numbers (max. 10 destinations)

Network Specifications


Communication protocol


Wired LAN

Supported Standards:IEEE802.3u (100BASE-TX)/IEEE802.3 (10BASE-T)

Transfer speed: 10 M/100 Mbps (auto switching)

Wireless LAN

Supported Standards:IEEE802.11n/IEEE802.11g/IEEE802.11b

Frequency bandwidth: 2.4 GHz

Channel: 1-11 or 1-13

* Frequency bandwidth and available channels differ depending on country or region.

Transfer speed (Standard value):

IEEE802.11n: max. 150 Mbps

IEEE802.11g: max. 54 Mbps

IEEE802.11b: max. 11 Mbps

* These values are a theoretical maximum transmission speed between the printer and an equivalent network device, and do not indicate the actual transmission speed obtained.

Communication distance: Indoors 164 feet/50 m

* Effective range varies depending on the installation environment and location.


WEP (64/128 bits)




Standard setup

WPS (Push button configuration/PIN code method)


Other Features: Administration password

Minimum System Requirements

Conform to the operating system's requirements when higher than those given here.


Operating System

Windows 8

Windows 7, Windows 7SP1

Windows Vista SP1, VistaSP2

Windows XP SP3 32-bit only

Refer to the Canon web site for details on operation with Windows RT.


Internet Explorer 8 or later

Hard Disk Space

3 GB

Note: For bundled software installation.

The necessary amount of hard disk space may be changed without notice.

CD-ROM Drive



XGA 1024 x 768

Mac OS

Operating System

Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later


Safari 5 or later

Hard Disk Space

1.5 GB

Note: For bundled software installation.

The necessary amount of hard disk space may be changed without notice.

CD-ROM Drive



XGA 1024 x 768

Mobile Printing Capability

Windows: Operation can only be guaranteed on a computer with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP pre-installed.

Windows: Internet Explorer 7, 8 or 9 is required to install Easy-WebPrint EX.

Easy-WebPrint EX for Internet Explorer 9 can be downloaded from the Canon web site.

Windows: Some functions may not be available with Windows Media Center.

Windows: .NET Framework 4 or 4.5 must be installed to use the Windows software.

Windows: XPS Essentials Pack is required to print on Windows XP.

Mac OS: Hard Disk must be formatted as Mac OS Extended (Journaled) or Mac OS Extended.

Mac OS: For Mac OS, an internet connection is required during software installation.

Windows: The TWAIN driver (ScanGear) is based on the TWAIN 1.9 Specification and requires the Data Source Manager bundled with the operating system.

Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Canon Mx920 Software Download

MX920 series > Scanning > Scanning from a Computer > Scanning with IJ Scan Utility > Extracting Text from Scanned Images (OCR)

Scan text in scanned magazines and newspapers and display it in TextEdit (included with Mac OS).

  • You can extract text when scanning via Document, Custom, or ScanGear.

  • The screens for scanning documents are used as examples in the following descriptions.

  1. Start IJ Scan Utility.

  2. Click Settings....

    The Settings dialog appears.

  3. Click Document Scan.

  4. Select Start OCR for Application Settings, then select the application in which you want to display the result.

    • When My Image Garden is specified, after the image is scanned, the text in the image is extracted and appears in TextEdit (included with Mac OS).

  5. Click OK.

    The IJ Scan Utility main screen appears.

    • See the following pages for details on the setting items in the Settings dialog.

  6. Click Document.

    Scanning starts.

    When scanning is completed, the scanned images are saved according to the settings, and the extracted text appears in the specified application.

    • Click Cancel to cancel the scan.

    • Text displayed in TextEdit (included with Mac OS) is for guidance only.Text in the image of the following types of documents may not be detected correctly.

      • Documents containing text with font size outside the range of 8 points to 40 points (at 300 dpi)

      • Slanted documents

      • Documents placed upside down or documents with text in the wrong orientation (rotated characters)

      • Documents containing special fonts, effects, italics, or hand-written text

      • Documents with narrow line spacing

      • Documents with colors in the background of text

      • Documents containing multiple languages

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Canon Mx920 Software For Mac