How to Install Canon Scanner on Parrot Security OS Easy Guide

May 5, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Canon Scanner Parrot Security OS

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Canon Scanner on Parrot Security OS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And to Install Parrot Security OS Canon Scanner it’s enough to Install the Canon Scanner Driver for Parrot Security OS.

Finally, included you find instructions on How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Parrot Security OS.

How to Install Canon Scanner on Parrot Security OS -Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon Scanner on Parrot Security OS - 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 Parrot Security OS -File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon Scanner on Parrot Security OS -Extract
  5. Installing Canon Scanner Driver
  6. cd /tmp/scangear*
    sudo ./install.sh

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

    cd /tmp/scangear*/packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi
    sudo gdebi ./*.deb
  7. How-to Getting-Started with Scanning on Parrot Security OS Linux:

    antiX Linux Scanner Quick-Start

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