How to Install Canon Scanner on Fedora 29 GNU/Linux

May 7, 2019 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Canon Scanner Fedora 29

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon Scanner Scangear Driver on Fedora 29 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktops.

And to Install Fedora 29 Canon Scanner it’s enough to Download and Install the Canon Scanner Driver for Fedora.

Finally, Included in the GNU/Linux Desktops Canon Scanner Installation Tutorial You will find also Link to Guide for Quick Start with Canon Scanning on Fedora.

How to Install Canon Scanner Fedora 29 - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon Scanner Fedora 29 - Open Terminal
  2. Download Canon Printer/Scanner Fedora Drivers

    Canon Scanner .rpm Driver

    Search for “linux [myCanonModNumRounded]”
    You Need to Round Down the Printer Model Number As here Below…
    Eg: for ‘mx472’ search for “linux mx470”
    And for ‘MG2240’ search for “linux MG2200”

  3. Confirm to Open with Archive Manager on Browser

    Or after Double-Click/Right-Click on Scanner Driver

    (When Downloaded with Firefox may be located in /tmp/mozilla* Dir)

    How to Install Canon Scanner Fedora 29 - File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon Scanner Fedora 29 - Extract
  5. Installing Canon Scanner Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/scangearmp-*-rpm

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo ./

    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    How to Install Canon Scanner Fedora 29 - Installing
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

    cd /tmp/scangear*/packages
    su -c "yum install ./*.rpm"
  6. How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on GNU/Linux Desktops

    GNU/Linux Desktops Canon Scanner Quick Start

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