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How can I get my Canon Pixma MX 310 Printer to work with Ubuntu?

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Is it the printer or the scanner or both that don't work? –  Allan Feb 19 '11 at 22:22
I dont have the driver for both. –  skypemesm Feb 19 '11 at 23:06
For the printer ubuntu-ky.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=823753 and for the scanner ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1004561 . If you are successful at getting either or both to work please add an answer. I don't have that particular printer so can't test the effectiveness of the fixes. Good luck –  Allan Feb 20 '11 at 13:50

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Go to the Canon website:


Download the MX320 driver (the driver contains all drivers) download the deb and install for both printing and scangear. This should get printing and scanning working.

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