Printer Canon MG6840 Driver for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty How to Download & Install

May 4, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Canon MG6840 Driver Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty

You are Welcome! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Canon PIXMA MG6840 Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32/64-bit Desktop.

And the Canon PIXMA MG6840 Printer Installation on Ubuntu 14.04 simply involve to Download the Proprietary driver and execute few Basic Commands on Shell.

Finally, included in the guide You will find also Link to Guide for Getting-Started with Canon MG6840 Scanning on Ubuntu.

Printer Canon MG6840 Driver for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty How to Download and Install - Featured
  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Printer Canon MG6840 Driver for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty How to Download and Install - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. Download Canon MG6840 Ubuntu Driver:

    Canon MG6840 Printer Linux Driver

    Of Firefox Select directly ‘Open with Archive Manager’!

  3. Double-Click/Right-Click & Open with Archive Manager
    And Extract into the /tmp directory:

    Printer Canon MG6840 Driver for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty How to Download and Install - File Manager
  4. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer:

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo apt install gdebi
  5. Install the Canon Packages with:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb/packages

    For 32bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb

    For 64-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  6. Installing Canon MG6840 Printer Driver:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb

    Connect & Power On your Printer.

    sudo ./install.sh

    You could be asked to Connect and Turn On the printer…
    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
    Printer Canon MG6840 Driver for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty How to Download and Install - Installing

  7. Finally Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed.

    Printer Canon MG6840 Driver for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty How to Download and Install - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  8. Getting-Started with Canon MG6840 Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Ubuntu Canon MG6840 Scanner Quick-Start

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