How to Install Canon Printers Driver on Kali Linux Easy Guide

February 9, 2015 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing Canon Printers Driver for Kali Linux

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon InkJet Printers Driver on Kali Linux Desktop.

Included in the Canon Printers Driver Installation Tutorial for Kali you find also detailed instructions on How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Kali.

Install Canon Printers Driver on Kali Linux - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Canon Printers Driver Installation Kali - 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

    Ubuntu Install Canon Printers Driver - File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    Installing Canon Printer Driver on Kali - Extract
  5. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    apt install gdebi

    If You are not the Root user then use the “sudo” Command!

  6. Installing Canon Printer Driver

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb
    ./install.sh

    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    Install Canon Printer Driver on Kali - Installing
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb/packages
    gdebi ./*.deb
  7. How to Get Started Scanning on Kali

    Kali Scanner Quick Start

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