Canon manufactures printers, scanners and cameras. This tag is for questions relating to installing or troubleshooting their hardware when used with Ubuntu.

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CUPS - Print Job is received but not printing

I am trying to install a network printer just for home use. The printer works fine with my Windows 7 machine. But I thought why not put it on my Ubuntu Server as a network printer and so I did. I ...
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How To Install Canon LBP2900B printer in 14.04 LTS ? I tried the method for LBP2900 but it didnt work

How can I install Canon LBP2900B on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ? I tried the method for the installation of LBP2900, but it didn't work. I tried installing the CanonCaptDrv190 as outlined in the Community ...
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Canon Pixma MG6150 -Ubuntu 14.04

I am a complete novice as far as Ubuntu Linux having moved to it when Windows XP was no longer supported. I find it so much faster but also very frustrating as I don't know how to do some things. My ...
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Canon LBP7110Cw doesn't print with ubuntu 12.04

I installed the Linux driver for my Canon LBP7110Cw printer on two pc : one with 32bits ubuntu 12.04, the other with 64bits ubuntu 12.04. Here is the download link : ...
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Downloaded drivers for my Canon scanner but now what?

I have a Canon mp180 printer/scanner and the printer works fine with 12.04 lts. But my scanner is not detected. I followed the instructions on SANE - Installing a scanner that isn't auto-detected ...
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Canon MG3100 series printer asking for authentication

I have set-up a Canon MG3150 printer on my Ubuntu machine, using USB. It seems to detect it fine, but when I try to print it asks for authentication. I haven't set up any security measures on the ...
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Canon MP237 can print but CANNOT scan

I have this Cannon MP237 (3-in-1) printer and I can print properly using the software on Ubuntu 14.04. However, I cannot scan with it. I even tried GIMP Image Editor but I still cannot do any ...
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How to install canon ip1980 printer to ubuntu 14

I try to install my printer canon ip1980. But it failed. It didn't recognize my printer. Hope you can help me with this.
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Trouble with printer canon lbp2900-Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu 14.04. I installed the printer Canon LBP2900 following the guide and did all steps and now the printer works. I added CCPD in Startup Application (with command: sudo /etc/init.d/ccpd ...
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Cannot install Canon MG6350 drivers - libtiff4 is not installed - Ubuntu 14.04

I am having problems installing my Canon MG6350 multifunction printer drivers on Ubuntu 14.04. When I run the install.sh in terminal I get an error that libtiff4 is not installed. Ubuntu 14.04 has ...
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Printer prints half of page

The printer (Canon PIXMA MP190) prints pages successfully - very clear - but I need to wait about 5 minutes for each page to be printed. It prints normally (fast) about one half of page, then it ...
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canon imageclass mf3110 printer wont print

I set up the printer but when I click print it doesn’t print I tried it on scan and on copy and nothing happens what do I do
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Making Canon LBP6000 printer work under Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit

Previously, I have successfully used this Canon LBP6000 printer under Ubuntu 12.04 (32-bit). Recently, I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 (64-bit). Already several hours have been wasted making this printer ...
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Canon iR 2420 L printer driver

How to install Canon iR 2420 L printer drivers in Ubuntu 14.04? There are no printer drivers available for Ubuntu 14.04. The same printer drivers were working in Ubuntu 12.04.
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PPA removal problems

In an effort to use my printer, I installed a PPA but in the end, this PPA was not necessary. Now, this PPA causes an error when updates are loaded. The update error message is the following: ...
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how to install Canon printer driver 2.80?

Setup: Canon MF4150 printer, Ubuntu 14.04 or 12.04 I am new to Linux so I spent the past few weeks playing with Ubuntu. The most important issue I had was getting the printer to work and share on ...
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Canon LBP2900 printer installed, but does not print, only piles up in print queue

I Installed canon LBP2900 printer on Ubuntu 12.04, 32 bit machine, 14.04 also does not work. I used following documents as reference while installing. How to install Canon LBP2900 printer in ubuntu ...
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Canon MF4770n driver installation for Ubuntu 14.04

I installed the driver and it seems to be installed fine, since it gets rendered, but it never gets to the printer. It will not even print a test page so far. I would be happy to even use a generic ...
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Problem with Canon MX370 scanner

UPDATE: Fixed by manually updating SANE from 1.0.23 to 1.0.25, which includes full support for the scanner, unlike 1.0.23. I have a problem with a Canon MX370 scanner. When I do sudo ...
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No sound, printer, or wireless connections

Had sound after installation but not now; Have not been able to connect to Canon Pixma iP2600; Have not been able to connect wirelessly.
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Canon i45000 series DeskJet printer troubleshooting

I have recently started having issues with my Canon USB printer. I didn't have any problems until recently, now I cannot get any documents to print, and I get errors and brought to a diagnostic ...
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Install canon lbp 2900b printer on my clients system [duplicate]

I have recently installed Ubuntu on my system to start learning Linux. My boss has challenged me to install Canon lbp 2900b on my computer. I have Googled many pages but none of them are working fine ...
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Canon-LBP2900 printer not working on ubuntu 14.04

I could not get cannon lbp printer to work on ubuntu (14.04) after trying everything possible on the internet. Packages intsalled - cndrvcups-capt_2.60-1_i386.deb and cndrvcups-common_2.60-1_i386.deb ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 cannot print through Canon MF8200 series printer

I have recently upgraded to 14.04(64bit). My printer used to work on my Ubuntu 12.04 (32bit), but now cannot print. The printer have all the packages successfully installed, and printer can be ...
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Can't get my Canon LBP printer to run under Ubuntu 14.04

I downloaded Linux CAPT driver V2.60 from Canon and installed both .deb packages, which were listed under the 64bit folder with Ubuntu Software-Center. My Canon printer still won't be recognized. Is ...
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Missing dependency when installing Canon Pixma MX330 drivers from michael-gruz PPA [duplicate]

I am attempting to install a canon pixma mx330 (multi-function) all-in-one on Ubuntu 14.04. I found a page with instructions for installing canon printers, and I have followed the instructions to ...
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How to setup Canon imagePROGRAF iPF605?

I need help setting up Canon imagePROGRAF iPF605 network ploter. I found drivers here: http://software.canon-europe.com/products/0010633.asp but I can't make it work. Printer is recognized in printer ...
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Canon LBP6200d printer does not work after upgrading to Ubuntu 14

After upgrading from Ubuntu 13.10 to Ubuntu 14.04 my Canon CAPT printer LBP6200d does not work, even though I reinstalled the drivers manually. What changed? Is there a bug? I tried the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 cannot get printing to either Canon LBP3300 or Canon MG5460

Newbie here. Both my Canon LBP3300 and (wireless) MG5460 printers work on my network form Windows. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a desktop, went to Canon and downloaded the Linux driver package ...
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Since upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 I am unable to print to my Canon MG5350

The printer worked fine (including scanning) in 13.10, but since the upgrade it has stopped (sits at Idle doing nothing). I have the official Canon drivers installed and have tried re-installing with ...
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LBP1120 on Ubuntu 14.04

I have cannon LBP1120 with Ubuntu 14.04 (amd64). For previous versions of Ubuntu the guide: How to make LBP-1120 Canon printer work? worked flawlessly, but for this version the capstsui shows me: ...
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How to install Canon LBP3300 printer in 14.04 LTS?

I have been using Ubuntu 12.04 and Canon LBP 3300 was working fine. When I recently upgraded to 14.04, it stopped working. sudo service ccpd status gives me ONE number only.
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What protocol should I use to wirelessly connect to a Cannon Pixma MX860?

I can't seem to get my Cannon Pixma MX860 to print over wifi. I've tried: adding it via the add a new printer dialogue, but only my network laser scanner is found. going to canon's website for ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 32bit Canon LBP 2900 [duplicate]

Dopo l'aggiornamento (senza disinstallare) dalla versione 13.10 alla 14.04 la stampante non funziona più. Provato a reinstallare ma niente! Translated to English: After the upgrade (without ...
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Driver Canon LBP 2900

How to install driver for canon LBP 2900 printer in ubuntu 14.04? I already tryed to instal drivers from official CANON support and from other answers on ask ubuntu but so far no results.
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Anyone have Canon MF4890dw with cndrvcups 2.80 working on ubuntu 14.04?

I recently upgraded to 14.04 with cndrvcups-common and cndrvcups-ufr2-us 2.80-1. When I print a test page or PDF from evince (and presumable other print modes as well), /usr/bin/cnpkmoduleufr2 cpu ...
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I cannot seup my new printer canon Pixma MG2550

i cannot setup my printer although i tried all possibles solutions , the cd for windows setup, online checking for drivers and select printer from database. In the data base there is only 2100 series ...
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Canon pixma ip 4850 driver problem on 14.04 64

when installing driver I get dependences problems libtiff4 missing. Drivers downloaded from Canon: ip4800_redhat_debian_guide.tar, including cnijfilter-common_3.40-1_amd64.deb and ...
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Printer PIXMA MP250 no longer prints after upgrade to 14.04

When looking at localhost:631, I'm seeing: stopped "The PPD version (5.2.9) is not compatible with Gutenprint 5.2.10-pre2." The original drivers are quite old (2010), and I needed to install ...
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I got canon ix6550 and want to install ubuntu on it [closed]

I got the problem and turned on canon and get the file linux ij printer driver ix6500 series.tar the inside of the file is a text file and I read it but didn't understand what I have to do. I tried ...
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Canon MG6320 is not printing from CUPS

My Canon printer will display processing when I press Print, but then it just disappears and does not print the page. How can I fix this?
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How can I connect Ubuntu 14.04 to my wireless printer canon mp620

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 as a guest OS in VirtualBox. Windows 7 is the host. I can get on the web just fine. I can ping my wireless printer just fine. I can login to my printer's administrative web ...
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Cannon MP140 set up

Anyone help me please. I want to install my Canon printer-scanner MP140 with Ubuntu with results so far. I can't print excel, words, pdf documents.
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Printer Canon pixma mp190 will not print or scan [closed]

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 to replace Windows XP. However I can't get my Canon Pixma MP190 to print or scan. I have downloaded drivers and printer icon appears. It then asks if I want to print ...
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Failure to install a printer in Ubuntu 13.10

Am having difficulty installing a Canon Pixma iP4600 printer in 13.10 and cannot print a test page. Printer performs normally in Windows XP. Any suggestions please.
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How can I setup Canon MF5550 on Linux box

Recent support to XP has ended as a result I am looking for Linux driver for my Canon MF5550 which connects via USB. Could not find any driver for this printer for Linux. Need help how I can connect ...
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Installation of Wireless Printer Canon Pixma MG5450

How do I install my Canon Pixma MG5450. I have downloaded the Linux drivers from Canon for the MG5450 but my Ubuntu 12.04 does not recognise them.
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how can i import photos from a canon digital camera?

i installed ubuntu 12.04 on my friend's uncle's laptop.His uncle uses canon digital camera.Is there a possible way to imort photos using ubuntu
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Workaround for printing with 32b canon drivers from Ubuntu 64bits?

I have installed 32bit Ubuntu versions for years since I feared incompatibility issues, but last time I installed it, I went for a 64 bit as this is the default now, and everything worked smoothly ...
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Canon Pixma MP610 won't print test page ubuntu 13.10

I installed 13.10, connected my Canon Pixma MP610 printer & the system installed it. The test page printed. That seems normal. 2 days ago I needed to print a medical report which was in pdf ...