Printer Canon MX475 Driver for Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic How to Download & Install

November 21, 2018 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Printer Canon MX475 Ubuntu 18.10 Setup Guide

You are Welcome! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Canon MX475 PIXMA Printer Driver on Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And the Canon PIXMA MX475 Printer Installation on Ubuntu 18.10 simply involve to Download the Proprietary driver and execute few Basic Commands on Shell.

Finally, included in the guide also detailed instructions to Getting-Started with Canon MX475 Scanning on Ubuntu.

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  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Printer Canon MX475 Driver for Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic How to Download and Install - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. Download Canon MX475 Ubuntu Driver

    Canon MX475 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 MX475 Driver for Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic How to Download and Install - File Manager
  4. Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer:

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo apt install gdebi-core gdebi
  5. Install the Canon Packages with:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb/packages

    For 32-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb

    For 64-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  6. Installing Canon MX475 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…
    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!
    Printer Canon MX475 Driver for Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic How to Download and Install - Installing

  7. Then Open Ubuntu Settings:

     - Open Settings

    Simply Hit ‘Cmd’/’Win’ and Search for ‘Settings’.

  8. And Install Printer on Ubuntu Desktop

     - Ubuntu Settings Devices

    Click the ‘Add Printer’ Button:

     - Add Printer

    And now Start to Locating the Printer Driver.
    Choose your Printer and Confirm to Add:

     - Add

    Next, Choose “Printer Details” on the Top-Left Gear:

     - Printer Details

    Then you have 2 possible Choices:

    Browsing for PPD Printer Driver

    So Choose “Install PPD File”:

     - Install Ppd File

    This Step is Needed for many Laser Printer New Models, but may be Used to Install Any Printer!
    Browsing for the PPD File Location:

    How to Find Printer PPD File Location on Ubuntu

    PPD Ubuntu File Location Searching
    .
     - Browsing for Ppd

    Selecting Printer Driver from Database

    Instead, Choose “Select Driver from Database”:

     - Select Driver from Database

    Now you have simply to Find out your Printer Model:

     - Choosing Driver

    Finally, the Printer should be Successfully Installed and Working!
    You may Print the Test Page to Check it Up:

     - Printer Options
     - Test Page
  9. Getting-Started with Canon MX475 Scanner on Ubuntu

    Ubuntu Canon MX475 Scanner Quick Start

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