Canon PIXMA MP460 – Driver Download, Setup and User Guide


Detailed Guide to Setting Up the Canon PIXMA MP460 Printer

Hardware Setup:

  1. Unpack the printer and remove all protective materials.
  2. Insert the cartridges into the designated slots (color cartridges on the left, black on the right).
  3. Connect the power cord to the printer and a power outlet.
  4. Load paper into the rear tray, ensuring it is aligned properly.

Software Installation:


  1. Insert the software CD into your computer’s optical drive.
  2. Follow the on-screen prompts to install the drivers.
  3. Connect the printer to your computer using the USB cable provided.


  1. Download the MP Navigator software from Canon’s website.
  2. Run the installer and follow the on-screen instructions.
  3. Connect the printer to your Mac using the USB cable.

Connecting to a Wireless Network (Optional):

  1. Ensure your printer and computer/mobile device are connected to the same wireless network.
  2. On the printer, navigate to the “Setup” menu and select “Wireless LAN Setup.”
  3. Follow the prompts on the printer’s display to connect to your network.

Troubleshooting Common Issues:

Printer Not Recognized:

  • Ensure the USB cable is properly connected to both the printer and computer.
  • Try a different USB cable.
  • Reinstall the printer drivers.

Paper Jams:

  • Open the printer’s cover and carefully remove the jammed paper.
  • Ensure the paper is loaded correctly into the tray.

Poor Print Quality:

  • Clean the print heads using the “Head Cleaning” option in the printer’s software.
  • Replace the cartridges if they are low on ink.
  • Use high-quality paper designed for inkjet printing.

No Wireless Connectivity:

  • Check if your printer and devices are on the same wireless network.
  • Reset the printer’s network settings by pressing and holding the “Stop” and “Power” buttons simultaneously.
  • Ensure your router is functioning properly.

Other Tips:

  • Use the “Maintenance” tab in the printer’s software to perform routine cleaning and maintenance.
  • Update the printer’s firmware regularly to ensure optimal performance.
  • Contact Canon support if you encounter any persistent issues.

Download Canon PIXMA MP460 Driver

Ensure your device is fully compatible with the latest drivers for the Canon PIXMA MP460. Downloading and installing the correct driver software is essential for optimal functionality and performance.

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