How to Install Canon Scanner on Debian Testing

October 29, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Canon Scanner Debian Testing

Welcome Debian User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon Scanner Driver on Debian Testing 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And to Install Debian Testing Canon Scanner it’s enough to Download and Install the Canon Scanner Driver for Debian.

Finally, Included in the Debian Canon Scanner Installation Tutorial You will find also Link to Guide for Quick Start with Canon Scanning on Debian.

How to Install Canon Scanner Debian Testing - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon Scanner Debian Testing -  Kde5 Open  Terminal
  2. Download Canon Printer/Scanner Debian Drivers

    Canon Scanner .deb Driver

    Search for “linux [myCanonModRounded]”
    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”

  3. Confirm to Open with Archive Manager on Browser

    Or after Double-Click/Right-Click on Scanner Driver

    (When Downloaded with Firefox may be located in /tmp/mozilla* Dir)

    How to Install Canon Scanner Debian Testing - File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon Scanner Debian Testing - Extract
  5. Installing Canon Scanner Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/scangearmp-*-deb

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo ./install.sh

    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

    cd /tmp/scangear*/packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi gdebi-core
    sudo gdebi ./*.deb

    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    How to Install Canon Scanner Debian Testing - Installing
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

    cd /tmp/scangear*/packages
    su -c "apt-get install gdebi"
    su -c "gdebi ./*.deb"
  6. How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Debian

    Debian Canon Scanner Quick Start

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