How to Install Canon Scanner on openSUSE Leap 42

October 30, 2017 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Canon Scanner openSUSE Leap 42

Welcome openSUSE User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon Scanner Driver on openSUSE Leap 42 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktops.

And to Install openSUSE 42 Canon Scanner it’s enough to Download and Install the Canon Scanner Driver for openSUSE.

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

How to Install Canon Scanner openSUSE 42 - Featured
  1. Open Console Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon Scanner openSUSE 42 - Kde openSUSE Open Terminal
  2. Download Canon Printer/Scanner openSUSE Drivers

    Canon Scanner .rpm 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”

  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 openSUSE 42 - File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon Scanner openSUSE 42 - Extract
  5. Installing Canon Scanner Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/scangearmp-*-rpm

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo ./install.sh

    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    How to Install Canon Scanner openSUSE 42 - Installing
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

    cd /tmp/scangear*/packages
    su -c "zypper install ./*.rpm"
  6. How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on openSUSE

    OpenSUSE Canon Scanner Quick Start

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