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 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 ...
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Driver for canon pixma mg5520 needed

I'm ready to go back to windows 7 if i can't get driver for my canon pixma mg5520. ubuntu recognizes the printer but it is not in list of printers with available drivers.
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Openprinting printer database not working: does Canon ip6700d work please?

have been trying for several days to get to the printer list at http://www.openprinting.org, but the page never loads. Does anyone know if I can get a Canon iP6700D printer working with Ubuntu 13.04 ...
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Retrieving proprietary drivers removed from the software centre

Ubuntu was not recognizing my canon mg6360 as a scanner. I started to uninstall and re-install the drivers scangearmp-source-2.00-1 and scangearmp-mg6300series-2.00-1-deb using the software centre. ...
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Canon MP280 scanner not working

I have a Canon mp280 all-in-one. I have tried many things to get the scanner to work but everything failed. When I run sane - find - scanner ubuntu replies: found USB scanner (vendor=0x04a9 [Canon], ...
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How to install Canon MX870 wireless printer in Ubuntu 13.10?

I have tried all the solutions in the faqs (askubuntu.com) and googled solutions but have not been able to get the printer to work. It installs just great but print jobs only get held in the print ...
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How do I install a printer on Ubuntu Server 12?

I have Ubuntu Server 12 and I've installed Samba and CUPS. I have also downloaded and installed the drivers for my printer. At this point, I'm unsure of how to actually go about and install and ...
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Printer canon MG5350 Grayscale and higher resolution

I installed the driver from canon for the MG5350 but I have the following problem: By default there is only one resolution: 600dpi You can only print in color also I edit the .ppd file to add those ...
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Does anyone know how to install drivers for Canon MG3200 from web? [duplicate]

Any help greatly appreciated, fairly new to both Ubuntu & linux
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Issues with Canon LBP6000 printer driver

I've been trying to install Canon's LBP6000 printer in Ubuntu 13.04 with no success. I downloaded the driver from Canon's website and tried various solutions across the web, including the radu script ...
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Cannot install Canon Pixma MP630 driver for SCANNER

I am really disappointed. I was able to download from CANON webpage the PIXMA MP630 LINUX drivers as DEB packages. Content is Printer drivers and Scanner. actually the Ubuntu 13.04 I have did ...
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Driver Canon Scanner Lide 210

Pls Help me to find driver CAnon Scan LIDE 210. any one can support a link for driver canon scan lide 210. OS ubuntu 12.04 LTS , linux thanks
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Can someone help me find installer Driver for Canon MG3200 for ubuntu/linux?

Can someone help me find installer/Driver for Canon MG3200 for 13.04 ubuntu/linux? Canon has only Windows driver available online. thanks
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How do I make Canon imageCLASS D420 work in Ubuntu?

How can I install a driver for the printer Canon imageCLASS D420? The default drivers shipped with Ubuntu do not work with it. I tried to install Canon's drivers, but I got the message: There was ...
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Can't use canon mx435 scanner with Ubuntu 13.04

I installed the driver for the Canon printer, and it works OK with Ubuntu 13.04 but I can't use the scanner that comes with the printer. Any help?
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Remote Printing Problem in Canon LBP 2900 shared in ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32-bit

I have Installed Canon LBP 2900 printer in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. That printer is working in Ubuntu. When I give a test page or any document from Ubuntu itself, the printer prints the document fine. But ...
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Canon LBP5360 printing multiple pages

I have Ubuntu 12.04 running on a Toshiba Satellite Pro L870X. I am trying to print to a Canon LPBP5360 network printer using CUPS. Up until recently this was working fine. Now (over the past 2 or 3 ...
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How do I get my Canon Pixma IP1500 to work with 12.04?

How do I get my Canon Pixma IP1500 to work with 12.04? I have tried many things and Ubuntu says it is installed and working. The printer works in Windows so I know it is functioning, I just would ...
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How to connect to a WLAN printer?

My printer (Canon PIXMA 5250) has USB & WLAN interfaces. It works well via direct USB connection from my desktop pc, and also from a Windows laptop that connects via WLAN. I would like to switch ...
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how to install canon LBP 2900B printer in ubuntu 13.04? [on hol

I have check the list of printer available in the ubuntu os canon printer list but the canon 2900b is not available. he is also ask for the PPD file for the printer i have put the printer CD in rom ...
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How to install pstocanonij filter in cups for canon printer (12.04 64 bit)?

I've been trying to install my Canon mp620 printer to my new laptop for a couple of days now without joy. I've tried every instruction I can find online and only one has come close to working: it ...
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Canon LBP 2900 printer for Ubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

I had to recreate my computer and have installed Ubuntu 13.04 as my main OS. As a printer I would like to install a Canon iSensys LBP 2900 printer. The printer-setup recognizes the device, but it ...
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Canon Pixma MG 5150 scanning using buttons

I managed to get both the printer and the scanner (with scangearmp) working on my 12.04 by installing the packages from Canon website (gutenprint wouldn't work properly and xsane doesn't support this ...
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How to Get the Canon 8400F Scanner to Function with Ubuntu 13.04 (64bit)

I have been unable to find advice on how to get the Canon 8400F Scanner to function with the 64 bit version of Ubuntu 13.04. The scanner works with Window 7 (64 bit). Which would mean that the ...
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Can't find or install Canon MP230 on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I have recently purchased a Canon MP230 for college and I am trying to install it onto my computer which is running Ubuntu 12.04. I have checked the connections and it is switched on. I initially ...
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How to print using wireless to a Canon MG6150?

I have successfully connected my Canon MG6150 to my laptop, using the "Add Printer" function. However, the print command only works over a USB connection. The laptop connects wirelessly to my BT ...
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How can I get a Canon CanoScan 4400F Scanner working in Ubuntu?

I was looking at a Canon CanoScan 4400F Scanner, however Canon does not appear to offer a driver for Linux Is there any other way to get this device to work on Ubuntu?
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Can't print on Canon MF4450

I've attached the printer via USB, Ubuntu finds it, installs it (both the MF4450 and the MF4450 (Fax) printers, since it is a 4in1) but is not able to print even the Test Page. I'm new to Ubuntu as ...
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How to install Canon MX922 printer?

I could not find an appropriate driver for the printer. Tried other Canon drivers; a generic Postscript and generic PCL5/6 but when I send a print job, the printer wakes up but does not print. The ...
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Printing problem , Canon LBP2900

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 , 32bit . when I'm printing nothing happen. I actually install my printer drivers , canon LBP2900 from canon site , its contain 2 *.deb file : ...
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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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Cannot find Canon LBP3050 driver for Ubuntu 12.04

I just installed the ubuntu 12.04, and trying to get my printer to work. In fact, I have been following the documentation and googled several pages, but still have not been successful with the issue. ...
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Can anybody help me get Drivers for Canon Pixma MP110 for ubuntu?

I'm A newbie to ubuntu can anybody help me sort out drivers for my printer i've tried to add it in system settings - printer, but it does not show my model which is MP110 it shows PIXMA MP140,150,160 ...
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How to install Canon Pixma MP620?

I have been trying to install my Canon Pixma MP620 printer via cable network on my Ubuntu 13.04 64bit OS for two days. Previously I also tried to install the printer on Linux Mint 15, but failed. ...
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canon IR C3380 driver

I need to configure a Canon IR C3380 printer. I have not found drivers for it (it says is not necessary). Can you tell me which driver or protocol I must install? thank you!