Installing Canon MX471 Drivers for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS
You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon PIXMA MX471 All-in-One Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS GNU/Linux Desktop.
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Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Installing Required Packages.
sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5"
Download Canon MX470 Series Linux DriverCanon MX471 .deb Driver
Select the MX470 Series Printers .deb Driver.
Open a File Manager Window
Go to Home > Downloads
Possibly Double-Click on Printer Driver on the File Manager:
Extract into the /tmp Directory.
Installing Canon Printer Driver
Access the Target location:
Run the Installation script:
You could be asked to Connect and Turn On the Printer…
In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
Now in case of Issue then try first to execute:
sudo apt-get install gdebi gdebi-core
For 32-bit Systems:
sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb
For 64-bit Systems:
sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
Finally, Go on System Settings to Add Printer
And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed
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