How to Install Canon Scanner on Zorin OS

October 30, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Canon Scanner Zorin OS

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

And to Install Zorin OS Canon Scanner it’s enough to Download and Install the Canon Scanner Driver for Zorin OS.

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

How to Install Canon Scanner Zorin OS - Featured
  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop.

    How to Install Canon Scanner Zorin OS -  Zorin 12 Open Terminal
  2. Download Canon Printer/Scanner Zorin OS Drivers

    Canon Scanner .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”

  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 Zorin OS - File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon Scanner Zorin OS - Extract
  5. Installing Canon Printer/Scanner Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/scangearmp*deb

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo ./install.sh

    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 Zorin OS - Installing
    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
  6. How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Zorin OS

    Zorin OS Canon Scanner Quick Start

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