How to Install Canon Scanner on KDE Neon Easy Guide

May 5th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Canon Scanner KDE Neon

Welcome KDE Neon User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Canon Scanner on KDE Neon 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And to Install KDE Neon Canon Scanner it’s enough to Install the Canon Scanner Driver for KDE Neon Linux.

Finally, included you find instructions on How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on KDE Neon.

How to Install Canon Scanner on KDE Neon -Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Dirtectly start Typing ‘konsole’ on Desktop.
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon Scanner on KDE Neon -  Kde Neon 2017 Open  Terminal
  2. Download Canon Scanners Linux Drivers:

    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”

  3. Confirm to Open with Archive Manager on Browser
    Or after Double-Click/Right-Click on Scanner Driver
    (When Downloaded with Firefox may be located in /tmp/mozilla* Dir)

    How to Install Canon Scanner on KDE Neon -File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon Scanner on KDE Neon -Extract
  5. Installing Canon Scanner Driver
  6. cd /tmp/scangear*
    sudo su -c "./install.sh"

    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Scanner…
    How to Install Canon Scanner on KDE Neon -Installing
    If Needed Dependencies Installation First execute:

    cd /tmp/scangear*/packages
    sudo su -c "apt-get install gdebi"
    sudo su -c "gdebi ./*.deb"
  7. How-to Getting-Started with Scanning on KDE Neon Linux:

    KDE Neon Scanner Quick-Start

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