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 get Canon LBP6020 working on ubuntu 12.04

I was misinformed about Canon 6020 and bought it unfortunately. How can I get it working on Ubuntu 12.04?
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Printer Canon Pixma MG5200 configured but not working

I know there are tons of forums out there helping to configure this specific printer but none of them seem to help me. I've managed to configured my printer. It appears on "localhost:631" ...
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Cannot Get Canon Pixma MX 439 to install ubuntu 11.10

I have searched everywhere to get this all in one printer installed. I need it for my job and its taken two days so far to at least get something close to it installed. I downloaded the drivers for ...
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Canon printer LBP6020

Could anyone confirm me if this printer is supported and it is working under ubuntu (any version)? On their website it says it doesn't support linux (is missing from OS list I mean).
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How to set up Canon ImageCLASS D340 printer on Ubuntu 12.10

I am trying to set up a Canon ImageCLASS D340 printer connected via usb to an Ubuntu 12.10 computer. I was unable to find any ubuntu or linux drivers for it, but I do have the current windows drivers. ...
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Canon MF-3010 printer driver not found!

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 x64 and Canon MF-3010 printer. How will I use it? In printers it couldn't find any driver. In recommended driver it didn't work. Is there any way to solve it?
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Using Canon LIde 700F with xane over USB

I know, I know, I should have never gotten a Canon to connect to a Linux box... But the SANE supported-scanners doc said that the CanoScan 700F is supported "Good". I took that to mean that it can ...
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Connecting to a Canon MG8120 printer in Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

I have a Canon MG8120 network printer and I'm trying to use it with Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit. Here's my problem: Canon admits it does not make drivers for this printer for any version of linux. So, ...
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How can I make the scanner of a Canon E500 work?

10 years ago I thought I made a BIG mistake when I bought my Laser LBP800. Getting it to work with Ubuntu was disastrous. Now, 10 years later, I thought things had improved. So I got this Canon E500 ...
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How to install Canon LBP 810 printer on Ubuntu 12.10?

Can someone explain to me how to install printer Canon LBP 810 in Ubuntu 12.10? Please help me. Thank you in advance.
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Printing goes to queue only

My 12.04 machine sees the printer, a Canon BJC-1000. Print request of any kind including test pages will be sent to queue and kept there. I can purge them but not make it print. Is there a ...
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How to set up Canon LBP3000 shared from Windows 7?

Ok, so I've got Canon LBP3000 attached to my HTPC/home server running Windows 7 x64. It's shared over the network and other Windows PCs can access it and use it without any problems. Recently, I've ...
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Canon iP4900 driver

I have new Canon iP4900 and used the driver supplied to set up on my desk top, but I have a second PC but when I try to set it up on the second pc, the driver comes up in what appears to be Arabic, ...
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video track length of Canon Legria HF M306 produced videos

I am having problems working with video clips produced by Canon Legria HF M306. Some tools seem to detect them as 25 fps progressive and other as 50 fps interlaced, it seems. The result is that, e.g., ...
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Installing Cannon LiDe 25 Scanner

I am new to Ubuntu and after installing 12.04 I cannot get my Cannon LiDE 25 scanner to work, although when I followed the instructions for installing SANE via sudo install, it told me it had ...
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How to install Canon MP610 printer on Ubuntu 12.04 x64

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 x64. Orginal Canon drivers are only for 32-bit version. How can I install this printer in 64-bit version ? Arkadius HERE IS SOLUTION I looked for solution some time ...
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Can't print cd cover to canon pixma ip4800

the printer happily outputs test page accurately but I cannot get disk print to function at all. Any assistance would be much appreciated. Current driver version is Canon IP4800 Canon iP4800 series ...
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How to remove the old driver for Canon MX870 and install a new one?

I am using 12.04. In addition to Canon MX870 printer only shows "Processing" on the status LCD, I'm not sure if I successfully removed the old MX870 driver (I removed it by using Ubuntu ...
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Trying to install Canon LBP7750Cdn driver on Ubuntu 12.04

I'n new to Ubuntu/Linux and had significant difficulties while attempting to configure my printer to work. The automatic driver pairing wizard which Ubuntu uses to identify and install the appropriate ...
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Canon LBP5050 doesnt print in 12.04

I've installedand configured my printer many times with this guide: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/CanonCaptDrv190 I've tried 2.4 and 2.3 drivers but noticed no difference. At first installed by ...
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Can I print from Ubuntu using a printer installed in Guest OS (Windows XP)?

I could not make my Canon LBP6000 printer work in ubuntu. I have installed it in my guest os (windows xp) in virtual box. Now I want to use that printer in the guest os from Ubuntu. Is it possible at ...
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“Package operation failed” when trying to install Canon printer driver

I'm totally a beginner, so I hope someone can answer this question in plain English. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. I have a Canon lpb 2900. I downloaded the driver as in the documentation, extracted the deb ...
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Printing in Ubuntu 11.10 using Samba from a Windows XP as the printer server [closed]

(Translation) Hello, I'm a new Ubuntu user and I need help. I can't print with Samba. From what I know, I added the printer driver for the Canon i860. I already tried several drivers. In windows I use ...
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Canon LBP 3050 laser printer problem

Ubuntu failed to recognize or find drivers automatically for Canon LBP 3050 Laser printer (USB connected). So I downloaded Linux device driver from the Canon website and installed. And Ubuntu accepted ...
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My Canon LBP3010 Printer was installed but can't print [closed]

My Canon LBP3010 Printer was installed successfully but it doesn't print anything. I used the Cap 2.3 version. The printer is added and connected to localhost. Once a print order is issued, the ...
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Cups is showing the Test Page as completed, but it isn't being printed [closed]

On the cups interface in Firefox (using localhost:631), I tell my printer to print a test page. This sends me to a page confirming that the test page is sent (for a second or two) before redirecting ...
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How do I get a Canon LBP5000 Printer working? [closed]

I have unsuccessfully attempted to install a Canon LBP5000 printer on Ubuntu 11.10. I have attempted all possible methods to be found on the web, but nothing seems to work. My latest attempt was Radu ...
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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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Canon PIXMA MG6320 on Ubuntu 12.10

I recently got a Canon PIXMA MG6320 printer and I love it, but I can't seem to get it to print on Ubuntu 12.10. I went through the standard setup, and it connected fine, until time came to print. I ...
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How to set up a Canon MF8000 series (i-SENSYS MF8030) multifunctional on Ubuntu?

We've got a Canon i-SENSYS MF8030 multifunctional (printer + scanner) an our new office, everybody are happy with it using Windows 7 but I want to be able to print from (and scan to if possible) my ...
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I am looking for CANON PIXMA MP250

I am looking for drivers for a CANON PIXMA MP250 for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Anyone knows how to install one?
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How do I get my Canon MX420 printer working?

I was using Canon MX420 printer properly until I upgrade my ubuntu to 11.10 . After that I can add it to my printers but I can't print or scan any page ! What should I do now ? sudo apt-get install ...
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Canon i560-Paper size error-with printer driver

just upgraded from 11.10 and been using Ubuntu since 9.04. The Canon driver in 11.10 worked OK with A4 paper, but it looks to me as if it prints to A5 size when you select A4 in Ubuntu 12.04. To ...
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Canon printer on a Windows share not working

I have a windows 7 machine with a Canon MG5250 connected via USB. It is shared on the network. I have my Ubuntu 11.10 machine on the network also, which I want to print from. I got as far as browsing ...
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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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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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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 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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Install a Canon Canoscan Lide 110

How do I install a Canon Canoscan Lide 110? I gather from previous postings that it's possible but it's not clear to me what to do. I need step by step instructions please. Thanks.
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canon ip1180 printer driver for ubuntu?

I'm running ubuntu, and I can't get the Canon IP1180 printer to print. Do you know what to do? Thanks.
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Where to get the linuxdrivers for my printer Canon PC-D320?

I have got a Canon PC-D320 and I would like to print something. But unfortunatly, that drivers aren't listed in the list of drivers in Ubuntu. So I was searching on the internet for that, but I ...
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Where to find the Canon CAPT Driver?

Canon CAPT Driver v2.4 was to be download from a link posted here, but when I write this the link is dead. I had the driver and have uploaded it here. But I suppose the driver and even a newer ...
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Canon PIXMA MX870 can't use papers from the cassette tray

I've successfully added my printer via Ubuntu 12.04 default drivers, but it seems the driver doesn't support using papers from the cassette tray even if I set the default preference to use the ...
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Lubuntu 12.04, what is the best method to upload pics from my Canon Powershot A520-A510

In Lubuntu 12.04, what is the best method to upload pics from my Canon Powershot A520-A510 camera? Do I need to install an app? If so, which app do you recommend. I am new to Linux, and presently ...
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shotwell bugs with a canon PowerShot A3100 IS

Well, I have a canon PowerShot A3100 IS, and I have some problems while importing videos. When I try to copy them, it simply doesn't work, and when I try to import them, it starts buging, and the ...
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Canon MX300 does not print under 12.04

I used to print under 11.10 by using SANE for MX360, with no problem. Upgrading to 12.04 the printing process goes to "stop". The job-printer-state-message (under job attributes) says: "the PPD ...
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Can you tell which are the canon laser printers that suport in ubuntu 12.04?

Can you give which are the canon laser printers that suport in ubuntu 12.04? is Laser Shot LBP2900 support in ubuntu.
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Printers get signal - but why don't they print in 11.10?

(refers to Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric) I set up a printer connected via USB (Canon MP630) and a network-printer (Brother HL-2030 via Fritz!Box 3270). When I try to print something the files get sent to the ...
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How do I get a Canon 8600F Scanner working?

Several years now I have been unable to get my Canon 8600F scanner working in Ubuntu. Does anyone know of a way to make this work? There is another very similar scanner that is fully supported (the ...
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Added wireless printer for Canon MG8150 no print is produced

On my new computer a 64 bits - I have a 64 bits Ubuntu 11.10 installed. Adding network printer with settings for a generic MG8100 printer: Location: host-ip Device URI: lpd://host-ip/LPT5 model: ...