Install Canon MG5540/MG5550 Driver Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial
You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install Canon PIXMA MG5540/MG5550 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial LTS Desktop.
And the Canon PIXMA MG5540/MG5550 Printer Installation on Ubuntu 16.04 simply involve to Download the Proprietary driver and execute few Basic Commands on Shell.
Finally, included in the guide also detailed instructions to Getting-Started with Canon MG5540/MG5550 Scanning on Ubuntu.
Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
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Of Firefox Select directly ‘Open with Archive Manager’!
Double-Click/Right-Click & Open with Archive Manager
And Extract into the /tmp directory:
Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer:
If Not there then:
sudo apt install gdebi-core gdebi
Install the Canon Packages with:
For 32-bit Systems:
sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb
For 64-bit Systems:
sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
Installing Canon MG5540/MG5550 Printer Driver:
Connect & Power On your Printer.
You could be asked to Connect and Turn On the printer…
In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
Finally, Go on System Settings to Add Printer
And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed
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