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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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 ...
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Network printer Canon MF4370

I have troubles with adding my network Canon to Ubuntu. Every advice I found considered doing it via Samba. However my printer is not connected directly to any computer, windows or linux. What to do? ...
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Installing Canon PIXMA MX395 printer drivers on Ubuntu

How can I get Ubuntu drivers for Canon PIXMA MX395 Printer & Fax ? I'm lost here. I've tired a few things, but nothing is working. I need help !
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how to install canon lbp 2900 in ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

many of others tried to solve this problem but they cant. how can i install canon i-sensys LBP2900 in ubuntu 13.04?
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driver for Canon scanner 8400F

I am looking for driver CanoScan series 8000 more specific 8400F. Can a driver for OSx be used in Ubuntu. The scanner is in the USB list but can not be used. Scanning programs gives the message no ...
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Problem when Installing Canon Pixma IP2770 Driver

In my Ubuntu 13.10 system, I tried to install Canon Pixma IP2770 with the following command: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:michael-gruz/canon sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
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Canon LBP 2900 successfully installed in 12.04 but not working [duplicate]

I have successfully installed Canon LBP 2900 in 12.04 32 bit but printer is not working. Everything is right but printer is not responding.
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I can't get Gutenprint to install with 13.10

The install printer dialog offers gutenprint drivers then stalls when I try to install them. Ran alien to unload Canons Linux drivers for the printeraqnd got this message: ...
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Installing Canon MP287 Printer in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit

I have a canon mp287 printer. I follow the instructions from the blog.sudobits.com for installing this printer in my ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit operating system. But after doing so I got the following ...
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How to install downloaded Canon ScanGear

I have newly installed Ubuntu 12.04. I have Canon MG6360 printer/scanner. I have successfully installed printer drivers and can print okay. Have downloaded MG6300 series ScanGear MP Ver. 2.00 for ...
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Canon MP600 USB-connected Scanner is not recognized by sane-find-scanner

I have a Canon Pixma MP600, which is supported by xsane with pixma backend. I have Xubuntu 12.04, this is the result of sudo sane-find-scanner -v command: searching for USB scanners: checking ...
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How to use Canon I-Sensys MF3228 - alternative driver, USB router, cloud printer?

Since there seems to be no way to get Canon I-Sensys MF3228 multifunctional printer to work under linux, im exploring other options. a)My router supports USB printing, if i connect printer to router, ...
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Canon Mx772 printer recognized, drivers loaded…but all print jobs “Held”

BRAND NEW to Ubuntu but loving it so far. I have a Canon MX772 wireless printing running on my network and am able to print fine from a PC and Mac. Using the printers IP, Ubuntu was able to find it ...
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How can I install a Canon Printer driver for mp495

Hi I'm a complete newbie to linux. I am running ubuntu 13.04. I am trying to install a canon pixma mp495 wireless printer. I have downloaded the canon printer driver from the canon european site but ...
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Canon PIXMA MG2555, no drivers for Ubuntu

I recently got Canon PIXMA MG2555. I have Ubuntu 12.04LTS and there are no drivers for it. Is there any way I can make it work without a driver? Cheers!
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Trying to install Canon iP7250 printer

I'm trying to install my Canon iP7250 printer on a fresh install of 13:10 64bit. Last time I installed it successfully via ...
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Driver for Canon PIXMA MG2200 scanner

Does anyone have a driver for Canon MG2200 printer/scanner, since I can't seem to locate one.
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How to install the printer driver for Canon image running 2520 in Ubuntu 13.10

I unable to install the printer driver in Ubuntu(Ver 13.10) for Canon image running 2520 . please tell the commands .Thanks!
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Need help installing Canon D530 drivers

The default printer app didn't pick the right drivers so I installed the drivers from the Canon website which gave me a tar.gz file that I extracted and now I have the folder with the 32-bit and ...
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How to install Canon Pixma MX 454 on Ubuntu 12.04

PLEASE HELP I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and I would like to install my network printer to it. When I try and install it using the usual route I can see that the system is seeing the printer I search ...