Printer Canon iP2740 Driver for Linux Mint 19 How to Download & Install

July 11, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Canon iP2740 Driver Linux Mint 19

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Canon iP2740 PIXMA Printer Driver on Linux Mint 19 LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And the Canon PIXMA iP2740 Printer Installation on Linux Mint 19 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 iP2740 Scanning on Linux Mint.

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  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Printer Canon iP2740 Driver for Linux Mint 19 How to Download and Install - Open Terminal
  2. Download Canon iP2740 Linux Mint Driver:

    Canon iP2740 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 iP2740 Driver for Linux Mint 19 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 64bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  6. How to Install Required Packages for Canon Driver on Linux Mint:

    Canon Driver Dependencies Installation
  7. Installing Canon iP2740 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 iP2740 Driver for Linux Mint 19 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 iP2740 Driver for Linux Mint 19 How to Download and Install - Linux Mint System Settings Printers
  9. Getting-Started with Canon iP2740 Scanner on Linux Mint:

    Mint Canon iP2740 Scanner Quick-Start

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