Canon imagePROGRAF iPF780MFP
Multi-Function System

Scan, edit, share, and print with speed


The iPF780 MFP M40 36-inch large format sytem is an affordable solution for providing fast, high-quality, large format image capture-to-output. Designed to be more than just its parts, it is the versatility of the product that makes it stand out. The open architecture of the stand alone computer can be used to load additional programs. This printer aims to boost productivity while staying true to some of the great Canon legacy features, by building on Canon’s award winning line of 5-color printers. The ability to print on a wide variety of media lends itself to uses in many departments and applications as well. Computer, Touch-Screen Monitor, and Stand are all included in the system.


  • The SmartWorks MFP software simplifies the entire Scan-to-Print, File, and Share process for users of all experience levels, with custom presets, image enhancements, and cloud integration
  • Canon's cloud-based portal solution Direct Print & Share 2.0 has been updated to support additional WebDAV-compliant cloud servers, along with HP-GL/2 data to allow for the printing of JPG, TIFF, PDF, and HP-GL/2 files from almost anywhere in the world
  • Print Plug-in for Microsoft Office enables for documents created with Word, Excel or Powerpoint to be printed in large format


  • M40 Scanner with SingleSensor technology assembly delivers incredibly fast and accurate scan speeds
  • 1200 dpi optical resolution, 9600 dpi maximum resolution
  • Image scanning of up to 40" wide, fits documents 42" wide and up to 2.0 mm thick
  • Full width image capture, as opposed to time delayed scanning of separate sections, means less risk of misalignment of scan data
  • LED illumination requires virtually no warm up time and provides a wide and consistent color gamut, with low power consumption and there is less potential for shadowing at creases or folds


  • 5-Color ink set is ideal for technical applications, featuring both Black and Matte Black, and allows users to mix and match ink tank sizes
  • Newly formulated Magenta ink helps improve the clarity and vibrancy of red fine lines, text, and images
  • Sub-Ink Tank System allows for ink tanks to be changed on the fly, without interrupting the print job

Print Speed

  • Produces an Arch D (24” x 36”) print in up to 21 seconds, and Arch E (33.1” x 46.8”) print in up to 41 seconds
  • High-speed processor enables the print system to process large volumes of data while optimizing output
  • Maximum readability and color accuracy for complex high-color GIS images and architectural renderings

Scanner Brochure

Brochure for Canon MFP M40 System

Printer Brochure

Brochure for Canon iPF 780 Printer