How to Install Canon MAXIFY on Kali GNU/Linux

March 27th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Kali Linux Canon MAXIFY Setup

You are Welcome! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Canon MAXIFY on Kali Linux 32/64-bit Desktop.

And the Canon MAXIFY Kali Linux Setup it’s easy because it’s enough to Download and Install the Proprietary Driver.

Finally, for the All-in-one models included instructions on How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Kali Linux.

How to Install Canon MAXIFY on Kali Linux - Featured
  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon MAXIFY on Kali Linux - Kali Open Terminal
  2. Download Canon Printers Linux Kali Linux Drivers:

    Canon MAXIFY .deb Driver

    Grab Linux Kali Linux Package
    Futhermore the Driver is Valid for All Printer Series…
    EG: the “iB4040” package is Valid for All “iB40[X]0” Printer models!

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

    How to Install Canon MAXIFY on Kali Linux - Open File Manager
  4. Double-Click on Printer Driver

    How to Install Canon MAXIFY on Kali Linux - File Manager
  5. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon MAXIFY on Kali Linux - Extract
  6. Installing Canon Printer Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo ./install.sh

    You could be asked to Connect and Turn On the printer…
    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    How to Install Canon MAXIFY on Kali Linux - Installing
    If Needed Dependencies Installation First execute:

    cd packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi

    For 32bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb

    For 64-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  7. Again Install/Update CUPS Package

    sudo apt-get install cups

    And if Freshly installed it need also to Started with:

    sudo service cups start
  8. Finally Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed.

  9. How-to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Kali Linux:

    Kali Linux Canon Scanner Quick-Start

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