How to Install Canon PIXMA MG6810 Printers Drivers on Ubuntu Linux and Quick-Start Scanning Easy Guide

February 10, 2016 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing Canon MG6810 Drivers for Ubuntu Linux

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon PIXMA MG6810 Printer Drivers and Quick-Start Scanning on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty-LTS/16.04-Xenial-LTS i386/amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

Included in the Canon PIXMA MG6810 Installation Tutorial for Ubuntu you find also detailed instructions on How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

Canon PIXMA MG6800 Printers Series includes the following Models:
Canon MG6810, Canon MG6820, Canon MG6840,
Canon MG6850, Canon MG6851, Canon MG6852, Canon MG6853,
Canon MG6860, Canon MG6865, Canon MG6866,
Canon MG6870, Canon MG6880, Canon MG6890.

Install Canon PIXMA MG6810 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty-LTS/16.04-Xenial-LTS - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Canon PIXMA MG6810 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty-LTS/16.04-Xenial-LTS - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages

    sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5"

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

  3. Download Canon MG6800 Printer Series Linux Driver:

    Canon MG6810 .deb 32/64-bit Driver

    Select the MG6800 Series Printer .deb Driver.

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

    Installing Canon PIXMA MG6810 Drivers for Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty-LTS/16.04-Xenial-LTS Linux - Open File Manager
  5. Double-Click on Printer Driver

    Install Canon PIXMA MG6810 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty-LTS/16.04-Xenial-LTS - File Manager
  6. Extract into the /tmp directory

    Install Canon PIXMA MG6810 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty-LTS/16.04-Xenial-LTS - Extract
  7. Installing Canon Printer Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo ./install.sh

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

    Install Canon PIXMA MG6810 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty-LTS/16.04-Xenial-LTS - Installing
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package 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 MG6810 Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Ubuntu

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