How-to Install Canon PIXMA MP140 Printer Drivers & Quick-Start Scanning on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid 32-64bit GNU/Linux Easy Guide

June 2nd, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Installing Canon PIXMA MP140 Drivers for Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Canon PIXMA MP140 Printer Driver and Getting-Started Scanning on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet i386/amd64 GNU+Linux Desktop.

Included in the Canon PIXMA MP140 Installation Tutorial for Ubuntu You will find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

Install Canon PIXMA MP140 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Canon PIXMA MP140 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages
  3. sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5"
  4. Download Canon MP140 Printer Linux Driver:

    Canon MP140 Ubuntu Driver

    Select the MP140 Series Printer .deb Driver.

  5. Open a File Manager window

    Go to Home > Downloads

     - Open File Manager
  6. Double-Click on Printer Driver

    Install Canon PIXMA MP140 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid - File Manager
  7. Extract into the /tmp directory

    Install Canon PIXMA MP140 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid - 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 PIXMA MP140 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid - Installing
    If Needed Dependencies Installation First execute:

    cd packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi

    For 32bit Systems:

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

    For 64bit 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 MP140 Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Ubuntu

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