MP240 Getting Started Make sure to read this manual before using the machine. Please keep it in hand for future reference.
■ Sy m b ol s The following symbols are used to mark important instructions. Observe these instructions. Instructions that, if ignored, could result in personal injury or material damage. Instructions that must be observed for safe operation. Additional explanations. Descriptions for operations that take some time to complete.
Remove the Protective Material First, che ck the incl uded i t em s Open the Paper Lift the Scanning Unit Pull the orange protective tape (D) and Output Tray (A). (Cover) (B) until it locks remove the protective material (E). Color Black into place.
Turn the Power On Press the ON button (A) to turn on the machine. Confirm that the POWER lamp (C) lights green. Plug in the power cord on the left side of the machine and connect the other end to the wall outlet.
Install the FINE Cartridges Lift the Scanning Unit (Cover) (A) until it locks into place. The Scanning Unit Support (D) is fixed automatically. The FINE Cartridge Holder (E) comes out to the center. (This is where you install the cartridges.) •...
Open the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover ( ) on the right side. After removing the Black FINE Cartridge from its box, pull the orange protective tape (G) in the direction of the arrow and Pinch (F) firmly and pull up the cover. remove it gently.
Install the FINE Cartridges Place the Black FINE Cartridge ( ) into the right slot ( ). Push down ( ) until you hear a click to close the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover ( ) completely. View the Ink Cartridge Cover ( ) straight on and check that it is locked correctly (not at an angle).
Lift the Scanning Unit (Cover) (A) slightly and fold the Scanning Unit Support (D), then gently close the Scanning Unit (Cover) (A). • Wait until " 1 " appears on the LED (H) (about 1 - 2 minutes) and go to the next step. •...
Install the Software To use the machine by connecting it to a computer, software including the printer driver needs to be copied (installed) to the computer's hard disk. The screens below are based on Windows Vista operating system Ultimate Edition (hereafter referred to as "Windows Vista") and Mac OS X v.10.5.x.
Windows If the Found New Hardware or Found New Hardware Wizard screen appears: Press the ON button (A) to TURN Turn on the computer, then insert the Setup OFF THE MACHINE. CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. Remove the USB cable connected to The setup program should run automatically.
Windows Windows Vista Windows Vista AutoPlay screen appears, click Run User Account Control screen appears, click When the Select Your Place of Residence Msetup4.exe. Continue. screen appears, select your place of residence, then click Next. If the same screen reappears in subsequent steps, click Continue.
Click Easy Install . Click Install . If you can agree, click Yes on the License Agreement screen. The drivers, application software, and on- Move the cursor over items to display screen manuals are installed automatically. explanations. Installation starts. • If you want to select particular items to install, click Custom Install and follow the on-screen instructions to proceed...
Windows When the Printer Connection screen appears, connect one end of the USB Click Next. cable to the computer, the other to the machine, then TURN THE MACHINE ON. • When the machine is recognized by the computer, a message appears on the screen. •...
Serial No. Click Next . Click Next. It may take a while for the next screen to appear. Click If connected to the Internet, the user registration page appears. Follow the on-screen Next only once. instructions to register your product. You will need your product serial number, which is located on the inside of the machine.
Windows When the Extended Survey Program screen appears, confirm Click Exit. the message. If Restart is displayed, make sure that the Restart the system now (recommended) check If you can agree, click Agree. box is selected, then click Restart. If you click Do not agree, the Extended Survey Program will not be After restarting the computer, remove the Setup CD-ROM and keep it in a safe place.
Macintosh Double-click the Setup icon. Connect one end of the USB cable to the computer Turn on the computer, then and the other to the machine. insert the Setup CD-ROM If the CD-ROM folder does not open automatically, into the CD-ROM drive. Make sure the machine is turned on.
Macintosh When the Select Your Place of Click Easy Install . Click Install . Enter your administrator name and password. Click OK . Residence screen appears, select The drivers, application software, Move the cursor over items to display your place of residence, then click If you do not know your and on-screen manuals are installed explanations.
If you can agree, click Yes on the License Click Next . Click Next . Agreement screen. Installation starts. • If straight lines are misaligned or print quality is not satisfactory after installing the printer driver, you may need to align •...
Macintosh Serial No. Click Next . Click Restart . If connected to the Internet, the user registration page appears. Follow the on- Click Restart to restart the computer. screen instructions to register your product. You will need your product serial After restarting the computer, remove the Setup CD-ROM and keep it in a safe number, which is located on the inside of the machine.
Loading Paper Open the Paper Support (A) and pull it out. Move the Paper Guide (B) to both edge, and load Slide the left and right Paper Guide (B) paper in the center of the rear tray (C). against both edge of the paper. •...
After Installing the Machine ■ Man u a l s S af et y P re cau t io n s G e ttin g S ta rte d B as ic Gu id e A d v a n c e d G u i d e Safety and Environment (th is ma n u a l) (o n -s c re en man ua l )
Example: Open various applications and on-screen manuals with a single click. You can start Solution Menu from the Canon Solution Menu icon on the desktop (Windows) or on the Dock (Macintosh). If you have a problem with machine settings, click the Change settings or find solutions to problems.
After Installing the Machine ■ Using Your Machine This machine allows you to print in various ways using the MP driver and application software installed on the computer. For example, you can scan documents/images into a computer and copy them, or print them without borders. Scanned images can be corrected/enhanced easily.
Try Copying You can copy a document by simply placing it on the Platen Glass and pressing the Color button or the Black button. For various copying procedures, refer to "Copying" in the on-screen manual: Basic Guide. (C) (D) Load a sheet of A4 or Letter- Open the Document Place the document face-down and align it Close the Document Cover (A), then press...
Print Photos from a Computer Easy-PhotoPrint EX allows you to print photos easily. This section explains how to print borderless photos using 4" x 6" size Photo Paper Plus Glossy II. The screens are based on Windows Vista. In Solution Menu, click One-Click Select the image you want Load a sheet of photo paper in portrait Click Print.
Maintenance After a period of use, the inside of the machine may become stained with ink. To avoid staining your hands or clothes with ink, it is recommended that you clean the Ink Cartridge Locking Cover (A) and the inside of the tray (B) with a dry cloth as required.
Some functions may not be available with Windows Media Center OFF: Approx. 0.8 W • To upgrade from Windows XP to Windows Vista, first uninstall software bundled with the Canon inkjet printer. Additional System Requirements for on-screen manuals Browser: Easy Guide Viewer Browser: Help Viewer Note: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or later...