How-to Install Canon PIXMA Printer Driver on Debian Linux Easy Guide

February 9th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Canon PIXMA Printer Driver Debian




Welcome Debian User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Download and Install Canon PIXMA Printer Driver in Debian GNU/Linux Desktops.

Furthermore included in the Debian Canon PIXMA Driver Installation Tutorial you’ll find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started with Canon Scan on Debian.

How-to Install Canon PIXMA Printer Driver on Debian - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How-to Install Canon PIXMA Printer Driver on Debian - Open Terminal
  2. Download Canon Printers Linux Drivers:

    Canon Printers .deb Driver

    Search for “linux [myCanonModRounded]”
    You Need to Round Down the Printer Model Number As here Below…
    Eg: for ‘mx472’ search for “linux mx470”
    And for ‘MG2240’ search for “linux MG2200”

  3. Double-Click on Printer Driver

    How-to Install Canon PIXMA Printer Driver on Debian - File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How-to Install Canon PIXMA Printer Driver on Debian - Extract
  5. Installing Canon Printer Driver

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb
    su -c "./install.sh"

    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    How-to Install Canon PIXMA Printer Driver on Debian - Installing
    If Needed Dependencies Installation First execute:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb/packages
    su -c "apt-get install gdebi*"
    su -c "gdebi ./*.deb"
  6. How-to Getting-Started with Scanning on Debian:

    Debian Scanner Quick-Start

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