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 thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Canon MX520 Printer Quick-Start for Ubuntu 15.10 Wily

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Canon MX522/MX524/MX525 Inkjet Color Photo Printer All-in-One Drivers on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf i386/amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

Included in the Canon MX520 Installation Tutorial for Ubuntu You will find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

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

Install Canon MX520 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily - Featured
  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 MX520 Printer Driver - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages
  3. sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5"
  4. Download Canon MX520 Printer Linux Driver:

    Canon MX520 .deb Driver

    Select the MX520 Series Printer .deb Driver.

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

    Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Canon MX520 Printer Driver Installation - Open File Manager
  6. Double-Click on Printer Driver

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

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

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo su -c "./"

    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 MX520 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily - 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"
  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 MX520 Series Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Ubuntu

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