How-to Install Canon MG7120 PIXMA Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Easy Guide

September 28th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Installing Canon MG7120 Drivers for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Canon PIXMA MG7120 Printer All-in-One Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS i386/amd64 Linux Desktop.

Included in the Canon MG7120 Installation Tutorial for Ubuntu You will find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

Install Canon MG7120 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    Ctrl+Alt+t
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS How-to Install Canon MG7120 Printer Driver - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages
  3. sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5"
  4. Download Canon MG7120 Printer Linux Driver:

    Canon MG7120 Linux Driver

    Select the MG7100 Series Scanner .deb Driver.

  5. Open a File Manager Window
    Go to Home > Downloads

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS Canon PIXMA MG7120 Printer Driver Installation - Open File Manager
  6. Double-Click on Printer Driver

    How-to Install Canon MG7120 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - File Manager
  7. Extract into the /tmp directory

    Installing Canon MG7120 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Extract
  8. Installing Canon Printer Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo su -c "./install.sh"

    You could be asked to Connect and Turn On the printer…
    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    Install Canon MG7120 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Installing
    If Needed Dependencies Installation First execute:

    cd packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi

    For 32bit Systems:

    sudo su -c "gdebi ./*i386.deb"

    For 64-bit Systems:

    sudo su -c "gdebi ./*amd64.deb"
  9. Finally Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed.

     - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  10. Getting-Started with Canon MG7100 Series Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Ubuntu

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