Printer Canon MF211/MF212W Driver for Linux Mint How-to Get & Install

August 8th, 2016 by thelinuxevangelist

Canon i-Sensys MF211/MF212W Printer Quick-Start for Mint

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Canon MF211/MF212W i-SENSYS Printer Driver on Linux Mint 32/64bit Desktop.

The Canon MF211/MF212W Driver Installation procedure is quick and involves using some basic shell command on the Terminal.

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  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Canon MF211/MF212W Driver Installation Linux Mint - Open Terminal
  2. Download Canon MF211/MF212W Linux Mint Driver:

    Canon MF211/MF212W Printer Linux Driver
  3. Double-Click & Open with Archive Manager
    Then Extract into the /tmp directory:

    Linux Mint Install Canon MF211/MF212W Printer Driver - File Manager
  4. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer:

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo apt-get install gdebi*

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

  5. Changing to the Canon Target Directory:

    For 32bit Systems:

    cd /tmp/*/32-bit*/Debian

    For 64bit Systems:

    cd /tmp/*/64-bit*/Debian
  6. Installing Canon MF211/MF212W Printer Driver:

    sudo gdebi ./*.deb

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