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Canon PIXMA MX472 CUPS Printer Driver (Mac)

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Canon PIXMA MX472 CUPS Printer Driver Ver.

This download contains the printer driver for the model you selected. For a better user experience, we also recommend installing the Canon My Image Garden software. See also Canon PIXMA MX922 Driver

Applicable Models

This is a driver for the  Canon PIXMA MX470 series and is compatible with the following printer types:


File Details

File version:
File Size: 15 MB
File name: mcpd-mac-mx470-16_60_0_0-ea21_3.

Old Version

File name: mcpd-mac-mx470-16_40_1_0-ea21_3.dmg
File version:
File Size: 13 MB
OS: macOS 10.15, macOS 10.14, macOS 10.13, macOS 10.12, Mac OS X 10.11, Mac OS X 10.10, Mac OS X 10.9, Mac OS X 10.8, Mac OS X 10.7


Canon PIXMA MX472 Driver

The Canon PIXMA MX472 is a wireless printer for small offices with the ability to print, scan, copy, and fax documents. With speeds of 9.7 ipm for black and 5.5 ipm for color, it can provide high resolutions of up to 4800 x 1200 dpi.

The MX472 has a flatbed of 8.5 x 11.7 inches with a resolution of 1200 x 2400 dpi, or a 30-sheet automatic document feeder. See also Canon PIXMA MX472 MP Drivers

It is compatible with both Windows and Mac OS and has Wi-Fi connectivity, which is useful for a number of other features and tasks.

Setup Instructions

Download / Installation Procedures

  1. Download the file. For the location where the file is saved, check the computer settings.
  2. Double-click the downloaded file and mount it on the Disk Image.
  3. Double-click the mounted Disk Image.
  4. Double-click the packaged file in the folder. Installation starts automatically.

What’s New Ver.

  • The internal modules have been updated.


  1. When overwriting the old version, the version number of the driver displayed in [Options & supplies] of [Print & Fax] may not be updated.
    In the [Print & Fax] window, click the “+” button to register the queue of the applicable driver again after clicking the “-” button to delete the queue of the applicable driver.
  2. The numbers in Start time / End time in Quiet Mode of Canon IJ Printer Utilities may not be changed when users specify them on the keyboard.
    (Preventive action)
    Specify the time using the arrow buttons.
  3. When ColorSync is selected in Color Matching, no operation can be performed in Color Options. All the items other than Sample Type are grayed out.
  4. When printing from some applications, the check box for [Do not show again] in a message box is only available in the application currently used.
    In addition, once you enable [Do not show again], you will not see the message box(the message box will not be displayed again.).
  5. Immediately after the OS installation, when launching the driver’s help from TextEdit or Preview without printing, the message “The selected topic is currently unavailable…” is displayed. Therefore, the driver’s help is not displayed.
    Try either of the following methods:
    – Launch the driver’s help after printing.
    – Launch the help from the application software other than TextEdit and Preview, then open the driver’s help.
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