How to Install Canon ScanGear MP on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS

January 8th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Canon Scanner Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic

Welcome Ubuntu User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Canon ScanGear MP Scanner Driver for Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux.

And Included in the Ubuntu Canon Scanner Installation Tutorial you will find also Link to Guide for Quick Start with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu 18.04.

How to Install Canon ScanGear MP on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Featured
  1. Open Terminal/Console Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon ScanGear MP on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Open Terminal
  2. How to Download Right Canon ScanGear MP for Ubuntu:

    Canon ScanGear .deb Driver

    Search for “linux [myCanonModRounded]”
    You Need to Round Down the Scanner Model Number As here Below…
    Eg: for ‘mx472’ search for “linux mx470”
    And for ‘MG2240’ search for “linux MG2200”

  3. Installing Canon ScanGear MP Scanner Driver
  4. cd /tmp/scangear*
    sudo su -c "./install.sh"

    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Scanner…
    How to Install Canon ScanGear MP on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Installing
    If Needed Dependencies Installation First execute:

    cd /tmp/scangear*/packages
    sudo su -c "apt-get install gdebi"
    sudo su -c "gdebi ./*.deb"
  5. How-to Getting-Started with Scanning on Ubuntu Linux:

    Ubuntu Scanner Quick-Start
  6. So Now I’m truly Happy if this Info could Help You to Setup Canon ScanGear MP on Ubuntu 18.04 Linux.

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