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imageRUNNER 1740iF

Support - Multifunction


Model Name

imageRUNNER 1740iF


Digital Multifunction Imaging System Functions: Standard: Copy, Print (UFR II LT, PCL, PostScript® 3 Emulation), Scan, Send, Fax Operation Panel: 5.7 QVGA Black-and-White LCD Touch-Screen

Image Server Memory

Standard/ Maximum: 512MB RAM
Network Interface Connection: Ethernet 10/100Base-TX
Other Interface: Standard: USB 2.0 (Host)x1, USB 2.0 (Device)x1


Up to 42 ppm

First Copy Time

5.0 Seconds

Multiple Copies

1 to 999


25% - 400% (1% Increments)

Preset Reductions

25%, 50%, 64%, 78%

Preset Enlargements

129%, 200%, 400%

Standard Paper Capacity

(20 lb. Bond): 550-sheet Paper Cassette
100-sheet Stack Bypass
Optional: 550-sheet Paper Cassette (up to three)

Maximum Paper Capacity

2,300 Sheets

Output Sizes


Cassette 1/3/4: Legal, Letter, Statement, Executive
Cassette 2: Legal, Letter, Statement, Executive, Envelopes (COM10 No.10/Monarch/ DL/ISO-B5/ISO-C5)Δ*


Legal, Letter, Statement, Executive, Envelopes (COM10 No.10/Monarch/DL/ ISO-B5/ISO-C5), Custom Size [3-15/16 to 8-1/2 x 5-9/16 to 14-1/8 (99mm to 216mm x 140mm to 356mm)]

Acceptable Paper Weights


17 lb. Bond to 28 lb. Bond


17 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Bond


Paper Size: Standard Automatic Trayless Duplexing (Statement to Legal)
Paper Weight: 17 lb. Bond to 28 lb. Bond

Warm Up Time

From Power On: 30 Seconds or Less
From Sleep Mode: 10 Seconds or Less

Exposure Control

Automatic or Manual (9 Levels)

Power Requirements

120V AC, 60Hz, 6.9A
Plug: NEMA 5-15P
Power Consumption: Maximum: 1.5kW or Less; Sleep Mode: 1W


24-7/8 x 22-1/8 x 19-3/4
Installation Space (W x D): 37-1/8 x 37-3/4 (with no optional equipment attached)
50-1/4 x 37-3/4 (with the optional Staple Finisher-H1 attached)


Approximately 97.7 lb.**

Estimated Toner Yield

15,100 Images @ 6% Coverage Basic Copy Features Preset R/E Ratios by Area, Finishing, Two-sided, Exposure Adjustment, Original Type Selection Special Copy Features Image Combination, Frame Erase, Different Size Original, Sharpness, Mode Memory, ID Card Copy Scan Specifications
Network TWAIN Scan Standard
Network Scan Utility Color Network Scan Gear Security Specifications
Department ID Management, User ID Management, IPv6, Restricting Features (Restricting New Addresses on Address Book, Address Book Password, Allow Fax Driver TX, Restrict Recall, Confirm Entered Fax Numbers, Restrict Sequential Broadcast, Restrict USB Interface), Memory Lock, MAC/IP Address Filtering, SMTP Authentication, POP Authentication before SMTP, IEEE802.1x, Authentication Feature for Send Operation (ASend), uniFLOW Serverless Secure Printing•, Secured Print••Environmental Information RoHS Compliant Blue Angel Mercury-free



Duplexing Automatic Document Feeder

Acceptable Originals

Letter, Statement-R, Legal

Scanning Speed

52/52 ipm (300 dpi)

Paper Weights

BW Originals: 13 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Bond
Color Originals: 17 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Bond


Cassette Module-Y1*

Acceptable Originals

Legal, Letter, Statement, Executive
Acceptable Paper Type: Plain, Recycled, Color, 3-hole Punch, Heavy Paper (24 lb. Bond to 28 lb. Bond)


550 Sheets x 1 Cassette (20 lb. Bond)

Paper Weights

17 lb. Bond to 28 lb. Bond


4-3/4 x 21-1/4 x 19-3/4◊◊


Approximately 17 lb

Output Options

Finishers Output Trays


Staple Finisher-H1

Paper Weights

17 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Bond

Paper Size

Legal, Letter, Executive

Number Of Trays

Total Output Capacity:
Collate mode, Group mode, or no finishing mode selected: Letter/Legal/ Statement/Executive [500 Sheets (or 2-7/8 in height)]
Staple mode: Letter/Legal/Executive [20 Sets (or 2-7/8 in height)]

Staple Capacity

(Maximum): 50 Sheets (21 lb. Bond)


10-3/8 x 31-3/8 x 15-5/8


Approximately 23.1 lb

Fax Board

Applicable Line

1 (Maximum)

Modem Speed

Super G3: 33.6 Kbps
G3: 14.4 Kbps

Data Compression

Resolution (dpi) 400 x 400, 200 x 400, 200 x 200, 200 x 100
Sending/Recording Size Legal, Letter, Statement
Fax Features Job Forwarding, Different Size Original, Memory Lock, Sharpness, Delayed Send, Two-sided Original

Print Board


Canon Custom Processor (shared)

Standard Memory


Maximum Memory

Engine Resolution: 1200 x 1200 dpi (Maximum)

PDL Support

Standard: UFR II LT
Optional: PCL 5e/6, PostScript 3 Emulated (standard on iF models)

Print Controller Technology

UFR II LT, PostScript 3 Emulated: Windows® (XP/Windows Vista®/ Windows 7/Server 2003/Server 2008/ Server 2008 R2, Small Business Server 2011), Windows Terminal Servers (Windows 2000/Server 2003/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2), Small Business Server 2011, Microsoft® Failover Cluster (Windows 2000 Server/Server 2003/ Server 2003 R2/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2), Citrix (Presentation Server 4.5, XenApp 5.0/6.0, XenDesktop 2.0/2.1/3.0/4.0/5.0), Macintosh® (OS X 10.4.9 or later), VMware (vSphere 4), SAP (UFR II LT only)
PCL 5e/6: Windows (XP/Windows Vista/ Windows 7/Server 2003/Server 2008/ Server 2008 R2, Small Business Server 2011), Windows Terminal Servers (Windows 2000/Server 2003/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2), Microsoft® Failover Cluster (Windows 2000 Server/Server 2003/Server 2003 R2/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2), Citrix (Presentation Server 4.5, XenApp 5.0/6.0, XenDesktop 2.0/2.1/3.0/4.0/5.0), VMware (vSphere 4), SAP

Other Features

Standard Duplex, Watermark, Page Border, Header/ Footer, Page Layout, Two-sided Printing, Collating, Booklet Printing, Grouping, Mixed Paper Sizes/ Orientations, Offsetting, Printing on Transparencies, Toner Reduction, Poster Printing, Generic PCL 6 Driver

Send Expansion Sets

Sending Method

E-Mail, I-Fax, File Server (FTP, SMB), Super G3 Fax (Fax standard on iF models, optional for Base models)
Color Mode: Color, BW
Scan Resolution (dpi) BW: 600 x 600, 400 x 400, 300 x 300, 200 x 400, 200 x 200, 200 x 100, 150 x 150, 100 x 100
Color: 300 x 300, 200 x 200, 150 x 150, 100 x 100

Address Book Capacity

Max. 500 Destinations (Includes 200 One-touch Buttons)
Communication Protocol File: FTP (TCP/IP), SMB (TCP/IP)
E-Mail/I-Fax: SMTP, POP3, I-Fax (Simple)

File Format

TIFF, JPEG, PDF, PDF (Compact), PDF (OCR),*** PDF (Compact + OCR)***
I-Fax Data Format TIFF (MH)Other Optional Accessories Cabinet Type-E (small)† Cabinet Type-F (large)†† Envelope Cassette-D1* Super G3 Fax Board-AJ1♦ PCL Printer Kit-AL1♦ PS Printer Kit-AL1♦ Color Send Searchable PDF Kit-E1♦ Barcode Print Kit-B1♦♦ uniFLOW Serverless Secure Printing Compact MFP License MiCard v2 HID Prox for uniFLOW SSP♦♦♦ HID Card 10 Pack for uniFLOW SSP Copy Card Reader-F1⟩º Copy Card Reader Attachment-C1 Copy Control Interface Cable-A1º♦♦♦ USB Application 3-Port Interface Kit-B1♦♦♦ Braille Label Kit-F1 ADF Access Handle-A1 USB Keyboard (Cherry®) Δ The optional Envelope Cassette-D1 is required.
* Installs on the second paper cassette and requires optional Cassette Module-Y1.
** Excludes toner cartridges.
*** The optional Color Send Searchable PDF Kit-E1 is required for Base models.
• Available option.
•• Check with your Canon Authorized Dealer for availability.
◊ Up to three Cassette Module-Y1 can be installed per device.
◊◊ Height: 4-5/8 (116mm) + 1/8 (3mm) for rubber legs.
† Recommended for use with two or three additional Cassette Module-Y1 due to height considerations.
†† Recommended for use with up to one additional Cassette Module-Y1 due to height considerations.
♦ Optional for Base models; standard on iF models.
♦♦ Requires PCL Printer Kit-AL1.
♦♦♦ Copy Control Interface Cable-A1, USB Application 3-Port Interface Kit-B1, and MiCard v2 HID Prox for uniFLOW SSP cannot be installed when Copy Card Reader-F1 is installed.
⟩ Requires the Copy Card Reader Attachment-C1 for installation.
º Copy Card Reader-F1 and Copy Control Interface Cable-A1 cannot be installed at the same time.


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Product Configurator

Click here for the imageRUNNER 1700 Series Configurator.

This is to make Misc appear on the page when needed.

The imageRUNNER 1700 Series models employs the imageCHIP (Concurrent Hyper Intelligent Platform) Lite system architecture. imageCHIP Lite architecture provides concurrent processing technology (dynamic concurrent multi-functional processing) which enables faster image processing and color scanning abilities. All imageRUNNER 1700 models are equipped with the imageCHIP Lite controller with 512MB of available memory (RAM) as standard.

Yes, color scanning (pull from computer )capability is standard, via the Color Network Scan Gear tool. Color Sending (push directly from the MFP) is also standard.

Yes, imageRUNNER 1700 Series models are Energy Star qualified. Canon has incorporated a range of energy saving technologies into its products, such as QF Toner with low melting point and RAPID Fusing Technology to help save energy while improving performance. Canon's technologies achieve a low 1W of electrical use when in sleep mode, while maintaining a fast 10 second or less warm-up time. The Series also features a very low TEC (Typical Energy Consumption) value for reduced total energy use.

Yes, envelopes are supported with the optional envelope attachment, holding up to 50 envelopes. Supported envelope types are COM10 No.10, Monarch, DL, ISO-B5, ISO-C5.Envelopes can also be fed through the Stack Bypass, one at a time.

FCOT is reduced to less than 5 seconds on all imageRUNNER 1700 Series models, after warm-up.

The imageRUNNER 1700 Series models come standard with UFR II LT. Optional PCL 5e/6 and PostScript 3 emulation printing options are also available. PCL and PS are standard on "iF" models.

The Generic PCL6 Print Driver (the official name for Canon's universal print driver) will be available and will support imageRUNNER 1700 Series models as well as imageRUNNER ADVANCE and certain older models. The Generic PCL6 Print Driver reduces IT burden by allowing deployment of a single driver to support multiple device models. The PCL print option is required to use this driver.

Ideal for Healthcare, ID Card Copy is a new Copy feature that allows users to copy the front and back of an ID card onto a single page. There is a dedicated option to guide users through the simple process.

The imageRUNNER 1700 Series models support sending to USB memory Media, email, I-fax, fax*, SMB, and FTP.

Yes, all the devices come standard with USB 2.0 ports, one for Device and one for Host. The optional USB Application 3-Port Interface Kit-B1 can be added to expand the number of USB Host ports on the device from one (standard) to three, providing support for concurrent usage of USB Memory Media and USB Keyboard.

Yes, users can scan and store files directly into a USB memory media. Base models must install the optional Color Send Kit-Y1.

Yes, users can print certain files from USB memory media inserted into the device. TIFF and JPEG files can be printed.

Yes, in several ways. Secure Print from the driver to a single device is supported as standard.* The optional uniFLOW Serverless Secured Print supports secured follow-me printing for up to 5 devices and 50 PC's. Full server-based uniFLOW Secure Print is also supported with the optional uniFLOW V5.0 or later software.

Yes, this is the first MFP model that can claim to use a mercury-free LCD display under the RoHS guidelines, without requiring an exemption.



† Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Actual prices are determined by individual dealers and may vary.

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