Ubuntu Canon PIXMA Printer Install
Hello Ubuntu User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Ubuntu Canon PIXMA Drivers Install.
First of all to Install Canon PIXMA Printers on Ubuntu we proceed to Download and Install Canon Proprietary Drivers.
Furthermore the Canon PIXMA Ubuntu Install is simple and involves only the execution of some basic Shell’s Commands.
First Open Terminal Window
Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Download Canon Printers Linux Ubuntu Drivers:Canon Printers .deb Driver
Search for “linux [myCanonModNumRounded]”
You Need to Round Down the Printer Model Number As here Below…
Eg: for ‘mx472’ search for “linux mx470”
And for ‘MG2240’ search for “linux MG2200”
Then Open a File Manager Window
Go to Home > Downloads
Next Double-Click on Printer Driver
And Extract into the /tmp directory
Now to Install Canon Printer Driver
Access the Target location:
Run the Installation script:
sudo su -c "./install.sh"
In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
Finally Go to Add Printer
And the Printer should be Recognized and Installed.
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