How to Install Canon Scanner on Fedora 30 GNU/Linux

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

GNU/Linux Fedora 30 Canon Scanner Setup Guide

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Canon Scanner Scangear Driver on Fedora 30 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktops.

And to Install Fedora 30 Canon Scanner it’s enough to Download and Install the Canon Scanner Driver for Fedora.

Finally, Included in the Fedora 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 30 - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon Scanner Fedora 30 - 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 30 - File Manager
  4. Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon Scanner Fedora 30 - 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 30 - Installing
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

    cd /tmp/scangear*/packages
    su -c "dnf install ./*.rpm"
  6. How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Fedora

    Fedora Canon Scanner Quick Start

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