How-to Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux Easy Guide

October 31st, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Welcome Ubuntu User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS i386/amd64 Linux Desktop.

Included in the Canon PIXMA MX892 Ubuntu Xenial Installation Tutorial you will find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

How-to Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    Ctrl+Alt+t
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How-to Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Open Terminal
  2. Installing Required Packages
  3. sudo su -c "apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 \
    libpng3 libtiff5 libpango1.0-0"
  4. Download Canon MX892 Printer Linux Driver:

    Canon MX892 Linux Driver

    Select the Debian Packagearchive.

  5. Open a File Manager Window
    Go to Home > Downloads

    How-to Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Open File Manager
  6. Double-Click on Printer Driver

    How-to Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - File Manager
  7. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How-to Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Extract
  8. How to Install Required Packages for Canon Driver on Ubuntu:

    Canon Driver Dependencies Installation
  9. Installing Canon Packages
    First Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb/packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi

    For 32bit Systems:

    sudo su -c "gdebi ./*i386.deb"

    For 64bit Systems:

    sudo su -c "gdebi ./*amd64.deb"
  10. Installing Canon Printer Driver
    Again Access Directory:

    cd ..

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo su -c "./install.sh"

    You could be asked to Connect and Turn On the printer…
    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    How-to Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Installing

  11. Finally Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer should be successfuly Recognized and Installed.

    How-to Install Canon PIXMA MX892 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  12. Getting-Started with Canon MX Scanner on Ubuntu

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Ubuntu

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