Canon imageCLASS MF5840dn / MF5880dn Ubuntu Driver How to Download & Install

January 5, 2019 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Driver Canon imageCLASS MF5840dn / MF5880dn Ubuntu Setup

You are Welcome! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Canon MF5840dn / MF5880dn imageCLASS Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty/16.04-Xenial/18.04-Bionic LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And the Canon MF5840dn / MF5880dn Ubuntu Driver Installation procedure is Quick & Easy and simply involves the execution of some basic Commands on the Terminal Shell emulator.

Especially relevant: Canon recommends that the CQue Driver should be used as the default product on all Linux systems.

Elsewhere choose the UFRII Driver that is the 2nd version of UFR (Ultra Fast Render) functionally similar to Postscript and PCL.

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  1. 1. Launching Terminal App

    Open a Terminal Shell Emulator Window:
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Canon imageCLASS MF5840dn / MF5880dn Ubuntu Driver How to Download & Install - Open Terminal
  2. 2. Getting Driver

    Download Canon MF5840dn / MF5880dn Ubuntu Driver:

    Canon MF5840dn / MF5880dn CQue Driver

    Grab the Deb Linux Release.

  3. 3. Installing GDebi

    Checking/Installing GDebi Package Installer
    Because GDebi Manage All the Eventual needed Setup Dependencies.

    which gdebi

    If Not there then:

    sudo apt update

    sudo apt install gdebi-core gdebi

  4. 4. Installing Driver

    Installing Canon MF5840dn / MF5880dn CQue Driver:
    First Change to the Target Directory, usually the Downloads Directory:

    cd && cd Downloads

    And then Install the Package by GDebi Package Installer:

    sudo gdebi ./CQue*.deb

    Give your Admin Pass to Start with the Installation Process…
    Simply Follow the Insctuctions on CLI.
    GDebi should Find out the Needed Stuff Solving all the Packages Dependencies!

  5. 5. Adding Printer

    Finally, Go to Add Printer:

    Search for the Settings App (Type Cmd/Win to Start Searching):

    Canon imageCLASS MF5840dn / MF5880dn Ubuntu Driver How to Download & Install - Settings App

    Again Choose Devices:

    Canon imageCLASS MF5840dn / MF5880dn Ubuntu Driver How to Download & Install - Ubuntu Settings Devices

    And Finally, Click the ‘Add Printer’ Button:

    Canon imageCLASS MF5840dn / MF5880dn Ubuntu Driver How to Download & Install - Add Printer

    Your Printer should be Now successfully Installed and Working! ;)


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