How to Install Canon iX6840 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial LTS Driver Easy Guide

March 18, 2016 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

Printer Canon iX6840 Ubuntu Quick Start

You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon iX6840 PIXMA Printer Drivers on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS Desktop.

To install the Canon Ubuntu Driver is very simple, just follow the detailed instructions in the guide.

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  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Canon iX6840 Printer Driver Installation Ubuntu - Open Terminal
  2. Download Canon iX6840 Ubuntu Driver

    Canon iX6840 Printer Linux Driver
  3. Double-Click/Right-Click & Open with Archive Manager
    And Extract into the /tmp directory:

    Ubuntu Install Canon iX6840 Printer Driver - File Manager

    Then Repeat also for the Included deb.tar.gz archive…

  4. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer:

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo apt-get install gdebi gdebi-core

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

  5. Install the Canon Packages with:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb/packages

    For 32-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb

    For 64-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb

    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!

  6. Installing Canon Printer Driver:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*

    Connect & Power On your Printer.

    sudo ./

    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
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