How to Install Canon ScanGear MP on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS

January 8, 2018 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Setting Up

  1. 2. Downloading

    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”

  2. 3. Installing

    Then to InstallCanon ScanGear MP Scanner Driver

    cd /tmp/scangear*
    sudo ./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
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

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

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