Printer Canon MP638 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial How to Download & Install

June 29th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Canon MP638 Driver Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Canon MP638 PIXMA Printer Driver on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And the Canon PIXMA MP638 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 MP638 Scanning on Ubuntu.

Printer Canon MP638 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 MP638 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial How to Download and Install - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. Download Canon MP638 Ubuntu Driver:

    Canon MP638 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 MP638 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 64-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  7. Installing Canon MP638 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 MP638 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 MP638 Driver for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial How to Download and Install - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  9. Getting-Started with Canon MP638 Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Ubuntu Canon MP638 Scanner Quick-Start

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