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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Printer doesn't work with laptop

I just recently bought a Canon Pixma MG3550 printer and the disk that was supplied doesn't work with wine, and the driver database doesn't have the model, how can I get it to work with my laptop? I'm ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 does not read Canon 7D

I'm unable to import photos from my Canon EOS 7D, because the Ubuntu does not recognize it once pluged at USB. I have tried all USB ports, but no one recognizes the camera. I have tested successfully ...
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How to get canon d1150 printer working on ubuntu 12.04

Installed ubuntu 12.04 just a few days ago. Seems to be running fine (on amd 64 bit system). Also installed driver for imageclass d1150 from canon's website. In printer policies it says printer is ...
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installing printer Canon LBP-1210 on Ubuntu 64 bit 12.04 LTS

I typed the following codes as per instruction from a pdf file from website executed following commands The printer mentioned in file is LBP2900. I changed it to suit my printer LBP1210. sudo ...
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Canon IP90 doesn't not work with ubuntu

My Canon ip90 printer does not seem to work with Ubuntu's driver. Is there a solution for this anywhere. Canon's web site says there is no driver for the Linux operating system but that one might be ...
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Canon printer won't print PDF files

I am stumped with this situation. I have a new Canon Pixma MG5300 inkjet printer which is connected via USB. Anything else than PDF works perfectly fine: Ubuntu printer test page, LibreOffice files, ...
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How to setup Canon iR2520 Network Scanner?

I have at my workplace Canon imageRUNNER 2520 Scan/Print machine. I managed to setup printing but scanning I don't know how. Can somebody help me?
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How to transfer photos from camera to PC over Wi-Fi (Canon S110) Xubuntu 13.10

The Canon S110 comes with an optical disk containing a software bundle for Windows (and of course nothing for Linux), including an utility for connecting to the computer through WiFi. Also I think ...
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Ubuntu Server 13.10 Canon Pixma MX320 Sane starts to scan and then fails with Error during device I/O

The scanner works fine when plugged directly into my Xubuntu laptop. Then I had the brilliant idea that it would be nice to have it plugged into the server instead. I have followed this guide to set ...
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Canon printer driver MG5420

I went to link that was provided by cochisebt: Search for drivers, manuals and firmware for PIXMA MG5440 Downloaded this file mcp6-mac-mg5400-10_84_2_0-ea13 into my download folder. I have Ubuntu ...
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Printer Canon MG2120 no color, Ubuntu 12.04, script doesn't detect

The MG2120 runs, but nothing is printed to the paper. I found these instructions in ask ubuntu: Download and install these drivers :http://support-sg.canon-asia.com/contents/SG/EN/0100392602.html. ...
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Canon video camera (HF-R40): accessing the camera via WIFI [duplicate]

I just got a new Canon HF-R40 video camera. The thing has a built-in WIFI radio, and I think I've got it connected to my network. (Its MAC address shows up correctly at the router, and I can ping it, ...
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How to set Canon C5235i printer to staple

How do you set the options to enable stapling when printing to a Canon C5235i printer? I tried looking at http://localhost:631 but I can't see any option for this. I am using Canon imageRunner C6800 ...
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Why doesn't gphoto2 trigger in time

I want to remote-controle my DSLR with an Ubuntu-PC and make a timelapse-video. I found out, that i should use gphoto2 for that. But i've got a problem with it.I type into the terminal: gphoto2 ...
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Canon MX320 printer doesn't print any more

I have Canon Pixma MX320 printer, that used to print ok in Ubuntu 12.04...after I uninstalled KDE Plasma (I made back up before that) it stopped working...I suppose I uninstalled canon drivers...is it ...
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How do I get a Canon MG5550 printer to work under Ubuntu 12.04?

My old Canon printer has just died and I've replaced it with a Canon MG5550 inkjet printer. I run Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have downloaded drivers into my Download file but am stuck. What do I do next? ...
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Error with Canon imageclass D480 driver in Ubuntu 12.04 x64

After installing libglade2 I was able to get the cannon drivers to install per the instructions: dpkg -i cndrvcups-common_2.70-1_amd64.deb dpkg -i cndrvcups-ufr2-us_2.70-1_amd64.deb ...
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How do i install Canon LBP 2900 laser jet printer on ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

How do i install Canon LBP 2900 laser jet printer on ubuntu 12.04 please help
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I can't install Canon Pixma MG2520 Printer with Ubuntu 12.04LTS 64bit

I plugged the printer in, Ubuntu recognized it in system settings but can't find a driver for it. I downloaded several driver files for Linux, extracted them but still the same result. What am I doing ...
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Driver for Canon Pixma MG5520

I have been looking for a Driver for a Canon Pixma MG5520 all in one under Ubuntu 12.04. I have not found any in various searches. The michael-gruz PPA does not have it. Canon claims: There is no ...
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cannot print on ubuntu 12.04, canon printer

I am trying to print a PDF file (or libreoffice writer) by canon MF4400-series printer connected by USB to my laptop, I could add the printer but when I print a PDF it says the printing is stopped due ...
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Connect Wirelessly Canon Pixma MG3222 printer

I was reading over another question, but I ran into an issue of my own and it couldn't be solved in the comments, so I have created a new one. The original post asked... The Canon Pixma MG3222 ...
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Canon Pixma ip1500 driver

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on an old PC. Is there a driver that will work for an old Canon IP1500 printer?
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Canon Laser jet printer 2900 LBP successfully install in Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop but after reboot It does not work why?

we are using Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop version working fine. We also have many canon laser jet printer 2900 LBP which we want to use on Ubuntu. I am facing some problem in the same regards as below- I have ...
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Configuring a Canon MG5420 in Ubuntu?

My new printer (1 month old) can not be recognized Canon Pixma MG5420. The Canon site said clearly that it does not work with Linux, but I know there are so many experts here that perhaps know some ...
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Unable to install canon LBP2900 printer with CD or from download

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04, I try to install canon LBP2900 printer from CD, but no use, and I try install from some driver links, no use, what to do? How to install from CD? I'd like clear steps.
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Where are the Canon MF8080cw wireless drivers?

I recently bought Canon MF8080cw wireless printer and scanner but I am unable to find the drivers for it, I am using ubuntu 13.10 x64
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Use Canon MX510 as scanner

I'm trying to scan from my Canon PIXMA MX515 via the network. What I've tried so far: SimpleScan recognizes Scanner, but says it couldn't establish a connection. xsane tells me Error while opening ...
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how to install canon pixma mg 7150 printer

I tried to install my new printer: canon pixma mg7150(printer/scanner) on ubuntu 12.04 LTS but till this moment it doesn't work. The operating system recognize the printer, but cannot find the right ...
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Canon Lide 30 with 12.04

I would like to use my old Canon Lide 30 scanner on Ubuntu 12.04. However, neither Simple Scan nor XSane recognise the scanner. nilsholgersson@Plina:~$ sane-find-scanner # sane-find-scanner will now ...
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Printer wireless connection

I have a desktop PC running Windows vista and networking via a BT wireless hub. The network includes a Canon Pixma MG6150 inkjet. My laptop is running Ubuntu 12.04. So far, I have been able to ...
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canon imageclass D420

I am trying to install linux driver supplied by canon for my image class d420 canon told me that they only support windows and mac and yet on their website they have a driver for linux I downloaded ...
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Install Canon LBP2900b on Ubuntu 12.04, 32bits [duplicate]

Please tell me how to install Canon LBP 2900b printer on Ubuntu 12.04.
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where can i download a canon mp640 pixma driver for linux

I have a canon mp640 and have lost the driver disc I need a way to download the driver for it. I have found the driver for window and mac but nothing for linux or ubuntu. I have Googled everything I ...
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Canon EOS software

I'm a complete novice with Ubuntu. I managed to install it on my computer but now I need to put my image editing software for my Canon EOS camera onto the computer. On running the .exe file I am ...
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canon image runner 2420l on ubuntu

we are an Indian Government office and working on ubuntu. Recently we purchased canon image runner 2420 printer which was not able to connect to the system , since there is no driver . can anybody ...
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Canon LBP3100B Printer => CAPT driver is installed => when I try to start ccpd, I get this: `Check the DevicePath of /etc/ccpd.conf`

OS: Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit Driver: CAPT v2.60 -> debian package 64 bit Printer: LBP3100B Regarding to this "Answer", I've installed the canon CAPT driver on my machin, but when I try to ...
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How to find and install divers for a Canon ip4300 printer

I would like to install my Canon ip4300 printer onto the latest version of Ubuntu. I think I have found some unsupported drivers provided by Canon, but do not know how to install them. If anyone knows ...
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not able to add canon mf4570dw scanner

I have installed the driver for my printer mf4570dw from canon official site and I am able to print from it over the wifi network, but the problem arose when I tried to scan from the same. Firstly I ...
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Canon Rebel camera

I installed software for Canon camera in wine and it didn't work well. I went to wine uninstaller and removed some utilities but cant get them all out need to remove them and a suggestion on a way to ...
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Canon MG2120 and Ubuntu 13.04 won't print black

I recently upgraded from 12.04 to 13.10 and the only issue I've really had is with my printer. It's a canon MG2120 and it was working fine with drivers I downloaded when I was on 12.04. 13.04 ...
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MG$!%) Printer not working

I have just started with Ubuntu and am a real noob. All is fine except I can't get the Canon mg4150 printer to work. Everything gets sent to the file and it says all is printed but nothing is ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 & Canon LBP7750

I can't get a network printer running... Ubuntu 12.10, 64 bit Cups version: 1.6.1 Printer: Canon LBP7750 I already installed the driver from canon. (using .deb package). But if I print, I just get ...
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Printing canceled “Bond Types Inquiry Lab” on MG2200-series, whenever I try to print

I have a Canon MG2220 printer and am having trouble printing. When I try printing I get the message from Gnome 3, "Printing canceled "Bond Types Inquiry Lab" on MG2200-series". I have completely ...
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How to install Canon printer/scanner MG5460 on Ubuntu 13.10

I have tried to install my MG 5460 multifunction machine on Ubuntu 13.10 with no luck. Could you possibly help or guide me with the downloads and commands that I need for success please?
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How to install Canon LBP2900b drivers? [duplicate]

I am trying very hard to install Canon LBP2900b Printer in Ubuntu 13.10. I have searched and googled a lot for the solution over fortnight but none of the site / link gave me the simple solution for ...
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Wirelessly connect Canon Pixma MG3222 printer

The Canon Pixma MG3222 printer I purchased works fine when wired but how do I get it to connect wirelessly to my laptop with Ubuntu 12.04?
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Canon i-sensys LBP7010C

I downloaded the Linux drivers from Canon's support site and installed them. The installation was apparently easy under the Ubuntu Software-Center (12.04), but the printer doesn't react at all to ...
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How to download photos from Canon 60D to my Kubuntu 13.10 machine

This problem started after upgrading from Kubuntu 13.10 from Kubuntu 13.04 (it worked with 13.04). My 13.10 system notices that a camera was connected but I cannot drill down in the file manager ...
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While libreoffice, word, and old pdfs from pre-system swap print fine, new pdfs seem to refuse to print properly

Basically, the text, whether set large scale or small, prints like the cartridge is finished. Just replaced it, and pre-Ubuntu switch .pdfs, and all other doc formats print just fine. Pretty ...