How to Install Canon MX522-MX524-MX525 Printer Drivers on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily 32-64bit & Quick-Start Scanning Easy Guide

December 12, 2015 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

Canon MX520 Printer Quick Start for Ubuntu 15.10 Wily

You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon MX522/MX524/MX525 Inkjet Color Photo Printer Drivers on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf GNU/Linux Desktop.

Included in the Canon MX520 Installation Tutorial for Ubuntu you find also detailed instructions on How to Get Started with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

The Canon PIXMA MX520 Series Printer Includes the following Models: PIXMA MX521, PIXMA MX522, PIXMA MX523, PIXMA MX524, PIXMA MX525, PIXMA MX526, PIXMA MX527, PIXMA MX528, PIXMA MX529.

Step-by-step – Epson Printer Utility Ubuntu 20.04 Installation Guide
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ubuntu 15.10 Wily How to Install Canon PIXMA MX520 Printer Driver - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages.

    sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5"
  3. Download Canon MX520 Printer Linux Driver

    Canon MX520 .deb Driver

    Select the MX520 Series Printers .deb Driver.

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

    Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Canon MX520 Printer Driver Installation - Open File Manager
  5. Possibly Double-Click on Printer Driver on the File Manager:

    How to Install Canon PIXMA MX520 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily - File Manager
  6. Extract into the /tmp Directory.

    Installing Canon MX520 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily - Extract
  7. Installing Canon Printer Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo ./

    You could be asked to Connect and Turn On the Printer…
    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!

    How to Install Canon PIXMA MX520 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily - Installing
    Now in case of Issue then try first to execute:

    cd packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi gdebi-core

    For 32-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb

    For 64-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  8. Finally, Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed

    Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  9. Getting-Started with Canon MX520 Series Scanner on Ubuntu

    Canon Scanner Quick Start on Ubuntu

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