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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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 ...
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I need help installing a canon mp620 printer [duplicate]

I am having problems installing my canon mp620 wireless printer. The system sees the printer but when I try to print a test page it only adds to the print cue without completing the task.
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Print Queue problems

I am an absolute beginner with Ubuntu and I appear to have a long queue of documents in my Canon Pixma iP2400. I have tried to print but noting happens..... I have tried all the command options that I ...
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Printer Issue canon PIXMA MG3510

I just bought a canon PIXMA MG3510 printer, and I can't get it to work. The system completed the setup and it sends the commands. The printer starts but it doesn't print. I already tried the printer ...
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my canon mf4700 series ufriilt

I have a new computer and my canon will not load, says drivers are not installed, cannot find a way to make this work. I have downloaded the drivers from the canon website, to no avail. I have also ...
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None of my canon printers work with Ubuntu 13.10

I have in my office many canon printers such as : IR 2016 IR 2018 IR 2420 MF4300 MF4410 MF 4330 LBP 6000 NOTE Ubuntu by default installed all the HP printer drivers.
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New to Ubuntu (linux). Would like to install a printer. A bit clueless

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my old Dell desktop. It runs fine and I like the Ubunte experience. I found most software using the 'software centre'. But not for my Canon printer. I went to their website ...
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How to install a specific printerdriver on Ubuntu 13.10

I have a printer called (Canon PIXMA MX390 series) it does not appear in the list of printerdrivers when I want to install my printer as a (samba printer).
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Canoscan Lide 60 not working in Ubuntu 13.10

After Installing Ubuntu 13.10, my scanner not working, or not detected in xsane, please help me to connect my scanner.
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printer canon ip 1980 not printing with ubuntu 12.04

i am using ubuntu 12.04 LTS, i cannot print with printer canon 1900 series, i download the driver already but still not printing, it just say rendering complete when you click the print button but not ...
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Canon Lide 90 not supported by linux

I found this site verifying information on this device to better help you ?? http://www.sane-project.org/unsupported/canon-lide-90.html or you can visit ...
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Duplex Printing with MP495?

Dear Ubuntu Community, I recently switched from XP to Xubuntu, I like it very much but at this moment I have an problem. I often have to print and always use duplex (two-sided printing). I can't ...
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Configuring Canon IRC3380i printer job accounting

I have managed to install the networked attached printer (Canon IR C3380i) on Ubuntu 13.10 64bit. I can see the printer properties (such as ink level, paper feeder setting , ...). but the problem is I ...
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Canon Pixma MX 375

I am new in Ubuntu, and I am loving it, still I understand that I am a noob, and have much to read, and learn. Still eventhough the feeling of being useless, I want to learn and use Ubuntu has my OS. ...
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Help with Canon CanoScan LiDE scanned PDF Documents

I have just started working with Ubuntu for the last 10 days, with the intention to stop using Windows permanently. So far it has been awesome. I have replaced almost all my Microsoft applications ...
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Help installing canon D530 Drivers

I downloaded the drivers from the Canon support website and followed the instructions in the help file but it is not working and when ran the terminal commands nothing happened and I don’t know what ...
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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 ...