Canon i-SENSYS MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Driver in Ubuntu How to Download & Install

January 18, 2019 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Driver Canon i-SENSYS MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Ubuntu Setup

You are Welcome! The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Canon MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw i-SENSYS Printer Driver on Ubuntu 14.04-Trusty/16.04-Xenial/18.04-Bionic/20.04-Focal LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And the Canon MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Ubuntu Driver Installation procedure is Quick & Easy and simply involves the execution of some basic Commands on the Terminal Shell emulator.

And the Canon i-SENSYS Ubuntu Setup is Quick and Easy, it involves at most some basic Shell commands execution.

Especially relevant: Canon recommends that when available 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.

Canon i-SENSYS MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Driver in Ubuntu How to Download & Install - Featured
  1. 1. Launching Terminal

    Open a Shell Session
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Canon i-SENSYS MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Driver in Ubuntu How to Download & Install - Open Terminal
  2. 2. Getting Driver

    Download Canon MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Ubuntu Driver

    Canon MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Ufrii Driver
  3. 3. Extracting Driver

    Then when needed Extract the Driver Package:
    Choosing Open with Archive Manager when Starting to Download or After Double-Clicking on the File Manager…

    Canon i-SENSYS MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Driver in Ubuntu How to Download & Install - Extraction
    Or from Shell simply like:

    tar xvzf ~/Downloads/linux-UFRII*tar.gz -C /tmp/
  4. 4. Installing Driver

    Installing Canon MF244dw / MF247dw / MF249dw Ufrii Driver:
    First, Change to the Target Directory:

    cd /tmp/linux-UFRII*

    And then Run the Installation Script with:

    sudo ./install.sh

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

  5. 5. Adding Printer

    Finally, Go to Add Printer:

     - 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

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