Canon imageCLASS MF5940dn / MF5980dw Debian Driver How to Download & Install

February 8, 2019 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Driver Canon imageCLASS MF5940dn / MF5980dw Debian Setup

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Canon MF5940dn / MF5980dw imageCLASS Printer Driver on Debian 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And the Canon MF5940dn / MF5980dw Debian 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 Debian Setup is Quick and Easy, it involves at most some basic Shell commands execution.

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.

Canon imageCLASS MF5940dn / MF5980dw Debian Driver How to Download & Install - Featured
  1. 1. Launching Terminal

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

    Canon imageCLASS MF5940dn / MF5980dw Debian Driver How to Download & Install - Open Terminal
  2. 2. Getting Driver

    Download Canon MF5940dn / MF5980dw Debian Driver:

    Canon MF5940dn / MF5980dw 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 MF5940dn / MF5980dw 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
    So first Launch Printer Configure App
    On Mate/Cinnamon Simply Start Typing ‘printer’
    Instead on Gnome follow the Path: Open Settings > Devices > ‘Add Printer’.

    Canon imageCLASS MF5940dn / MF5980dw Debian Driver How to Download & Install - Device Manager

    Next Choose Add
    And Follow with the Wizard’s Setup…

    Canon imageCLASS MF5940dn / MF5980dw Debian Driver How to Download & Install - Device Manager


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