Printer Canon MG8120 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial How to Download & Install

May 4th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Canon MG8120 Driver Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial

You are Welcome! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Canon MG8120 PIXMA Printer Driver on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial LTS 32/64-bit Desktop.

And the Canon PIXMA MG8120 Printer Installation on Ubuntu 16.04 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 MG8120 Scanning on Ubuntu.

Printer Canon MG8120 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial 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 MG8120 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial How to Download and Install - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. Download Canon MG8120 Ubuntu Driver:

    Canon MG8120 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 MG8120 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial How to Download and Install - File Manager
  4. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer:

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo apt install gdebi
  5. How to Install Required Packages for Canon Driver on Ubuntu:

    Canon Driver Dependencies Installation
  6. Install the Canon Packages with:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb/packages

    For 32bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb

    For 64bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  7. Installing Canon MG8120 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…
    Printer Canon MG8120 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial How to Download and Install - Installing

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

    Printer Canon MG8120 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial How to Download and Install - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  9. Getting-Started with Canon MG8120 Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Ubuntu Canon MG8120 Scanner Quick-Start

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