GNU/Linux openSUSE Canon PIXMA MX490|MX492|MX494|MX495 Printer Setup Guide

October 8, 2019 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing Driver

  1. 2. Downloading

    Download Canon PIXMA Printers Linux Drivers

    Canon PIXMA Printers .rpm Driver

    Search for “linux [myCanonModRounded]”
    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”

  2. 3. Extracting

    Then Extract into /tmp directory
    Possibly Double-Click/Right-Click and Open with Archive Manager:

    How to Install Canon PIXMA Driver on openSUSE 7 - File Manager
    How to Install Canon PIXMA Driver on openSUSE 7 - Extract
  3. 4. Installing

    Then to Install Canon Printer Driver
    First, try directly with the Installation Script:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*rpm
    sudo ./install.sh

    During installation You may be Asked to Connect & Power On your Printer…
    How to Install Canon PIXMA Driver on openSUSE 7 - Installing
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*rpm/packages
    sudo zypper in ./*.rpm

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