How to Install Canon MX477 Printer Driver on Ubuntu Linux Easy Guide

February 24, 2015 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Driver Canon MX477 Ubuntu Setup Guide

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Canon PIXMA MX477 All-in-One Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty/16.04-Xenial/18.04-Bionic LTS 32/64-bit Linux Desktop.

Included in the Canon MX477 Installation Tutorial for Ubuntu You will find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

How to Install Canon MX477 Printer Driver on Ubuntu Linux - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    Ctrl+Alt+t
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon MX477 Printer Driver on Ubuntu Linux - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages

    sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5"
  3. Download Canon MX470 Series Linux Driver:

    Canon MX477 .deb Driver

    Select the MX470 Series Printer .deb Driver.

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

    How to Install Canon MX477 Printer Driver on Ubuntu Linux - Open File Manager
  5. Double-Click on Printer Driver

    How to Install Canon MX477 Printer Driver on Ubuntu Linux - File Manager
  6. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon MX477 Printer Driver on Ubuntu Linux - Extract
  7. 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…
    How to Install Canon MX477 Printer Driver on Ubuntu Linux - 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"
  8. Finally Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed.

    How to Install Canon MX477 Printer Driver on Ubuntu Linux - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  9. Getting-Started with Canon MX477 Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Ubuntu

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