How-to Install Canon PIXMA MG3100 Printers Drivers on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela LTS 32-64bit & Quick-Start Scanning Easy Guide

November 16th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Quick-Start with Canon PIXMA MG3100 Series Printers on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela




The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Canon PIXMA MG3100 Printers Series Drivers and Quick-Start Scanning on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela LTS i386/amd64 Mate/Cinnamon/Kde/Xfce Desktop.

Included in the Canon PIXMA MG3100 Installation Tutorial for Mint Linux You will find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Linux Mint.

Canon MG3100 Printers Series Include the following Models: PIXMA MG3110, PIXMA MG3120, PIXMA MG3122, PIXMA MG3130, PIXMA MG3140, PIXMA MG3150, PIXMA MG3155, PIXMA MG3160, PIXMA MG3170, PIXMA MG3180.

Install Canon PIXMA MG3100 Printer Driver on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela LTS - Featured
  1. Open a Command Line Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Canon PIXMA MG3100 Printer Driver on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela LTS - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages
  3. sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5"
  4. Download Canon MG3100 Printers Series Linux Driver:

    Get Canon MG3100 Linux Driver

    Select the MG3100 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 MG3100 Printer Driver on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela LTS - File Manager
  7. Extract into the /tmp directory

    Install Canon PIXMA MG3100 Printer Driver on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela LTS - 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 MG3100 Printer Driver on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela LTS - Installing
    If Needed Dependencies Installation First execute:

    cd packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi
    sudo gdebi ./*.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 MG3100 Scanner on Linux Mint:

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Mint

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