How-to Install Canon MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Step by Step

April 26, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Ubuntu 18.04 Canon MG3050 Install

Welcome Ubuntu User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Canon MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And included in the Canon MG3050 Ubuntu Installation Tutorial You will find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

How-to Install Canon MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Featured
  1. First Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How-to Install Canon MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Open Terminal
  2. Then Install Required Packages
  3. sudo apt-get install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng3 libtiff5
  4. Download Canon MG3050 Printer Linux Driver:

    Canon MG3050 .deb Driver

    Select the MG3010 Series Printer .deb Driver.

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

    How-to Install Canon MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Open File Manager
  6. Again Double-Click on Printer Driver

    How-to Install Canon MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - File Manager
  7. And Extract into the /tmp directory

    How-to Install Canon MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Extract
  8. So to Install Canon MG3050 Printer Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo su -c "./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 MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Installing
    If Needed Dependencies Installation First execute:

    cd packages
    sudo apt install gdebi

    For 32bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb

    For 64-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  9. Finally Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed.

    How-to Install Canon MG3050 Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  10. Getting-Started with Canon MG3050 Series Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Ubuntu

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