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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Diagnosing the problem when Canon printer fails to print under Ubuntu

I understand that the issue of Canon printer under Linux has a number of posts. Actually one of these, was started by me. After inputs from others I have successfully printed using Canon LBP6000 from ...
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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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Canon Pixma 5350 prints pages splitted (first 3/4 page empty) Ubuntu 12.04

Firstly; I am new to Linux and Ubuntu, so please bear with me. Now onto the question! I am using an Canon Pixma 5350 printer on Ubuntu 12.04 and Ubuntu found the drivers and printed the test pages ...
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Printer on CUPS installed, but won't print

This issue really annoys me. I got a new printer and want to make a network printer through my home server running Ubuntu server. CUPS installation went fine, I connected the printer to the server ...
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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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How do I install the drivers for my Canon PC-D320 printer?

I've got a printer, which is not listed in the list of drivers for Ubuntu. The printers name is: Canon PC-D320 So how do I install the drivers? Where can I find them?
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Scanner wifi connectivity lost after upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04

Like many other posters here this seems to be a bug. I too have upgraded from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04, and my Canon MP980 All-in-one Printer worked perfectly prior to the upgrade. Now I get a no ...
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Network printer recognized but not printing

On my Ubuntu machine, a network printer on LAN is recognized (by just selecting Network on Add a New Printer menu). Applications recognize it too. However the info shown on the printer panel ("System ...
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Printer Canon Pixma iP 4500 not printing - stoping at page processing

I have a Pixma iP 4500 just stopped printing, it's just processing the page stops at 1,24%. Being a total noob, here is part troubleshoot output (I couldn't paste the whole file), please let me know ...
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What is the default method / program to download photos from a photo camera to the computer?

I am in Xubuntu 12.10 and Thunar doesn't access the camera memory (Canon) so as to just copy/paste the pictures. I want to import the pictures onto the PC. I heard about F-spot and ...
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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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Foo2capt -Canon LBP2900 printer configuration

How can configure Canon LBP2900 printer using foo2capt driver downloaded from http://sourceforge.net/projects/foo2capt/ in Ubuntu 13.04
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Scanner not working [duplicate]

I have a canon MP-280 series printer cum scanner. I can use the printer, but when I try to use Simple Scan its saying no scanner connected. Please help me fix this.
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Printer driver for Canon MX452 [duplicate]

Does anyone know how I can get my Canon Pixma MX452 running on Ubuntu 13.04, either via USB or 802.11? I tried to install in 13.04 via USB, but it used a generic text-only driver which didn't work at ...
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Canon LBP2900B installation in 11.10

I need to install the Canon LBP2900B printers into my Ubuntu machines using 11.10 version. I have tried most of the queries online but could not able to find a solution for this issue. So could any ...
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Need to install Canon ip2600 printer using 12.04

Using 12.04 32bit; trying to setup Canon ip2600 printer. When I try to install the Canon driver apt-get refuses to install it, instead replaces "libcupsys2" with newer "libcups2" creating a ...
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Why my Ubuntu 12.10 can't recognize Canon IP1980?

I've tried installing the required package from Canon Europe, but when I go to CUPS 1.6.1, and I click "Add new printer" it keep saying: No printer found Help me please.
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How to setup Canon Pixma MG2120 Scan and Print

I looked a few places for this and did not find a real solution. I found a duplicate ticket which was unanswered regarding the scanner and many incorrect threads in various forums stating the scanner ...
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Can a printer user code be entered in the printer settings gui?

I managed to get my Ubuntu laptop to do wifi printing at the university in Australia where I study, I was told that only windows using only Internet Explorer can print (not even Mac) as they have a ...
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Canon LIDE 110: should reconnect USB for each scan

I have a Canon LIDE 110 scanner which works by default on ubuntu 12.10 64bit. The problem is after first scan I can not scan for second time. I should reconnect USB cable to use scanner again. I use ...
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Is there a driver for Canon MF4800? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 32-bit. The machine detected the network printer Canon MF4800, but it can not find a driver. The screen prompts for a driver. I selected Canon but I cannot find the the ...
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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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How do I get a Canon ImageRunner Advance C2020i working?

Using the default driver in ubuntu 12.04 for the Canon ImageRunner Advance C2020i (or iR Adv C2020i) results in black and white only printing. Using the drivers on the canon website prints dummy text ...
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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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How do I change default printer resolution in Ubuntu 12.04?

I just installed 12.04. I have a Canon MP970, which it recognized. However, all my programs print at 300DPI Draft. I want to change that to 600DPI Draft. I can do it manually but it isn't sticking and ...
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Print using only black on Canon MP280 and 12.04

I am using 12.04 and have a Canon PIXMA MP288. As the colour cartridges are so expensive I want to print only using the black cartridge, but there seems to be no way to do this and the answers ...
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Is there to tell if Ubuntu won't support certain printers?

My system can't find a driver for a Dell Photo 924 (I downloaded an executable installation app but it bombs). Also it can't seem to find my wireless network printer, a Canon MP560. Thanks for any ...
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Canon MP280 scanner not recognised in 12.04 after updates

I have had my Canon MP280 scanner working but since various updates it is no longer recognised despite following all the "answers" on this site and others. It does not work at all with simple scan, ...
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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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Installing Canon Color imageCLASS MF8380Cdw Drivers in Ubuntu 12.10

I am trying to install the drivers for a Canon Color imageCLASS MF8380Cdw in a 64-bit installation of Ubuntu 12.10. Since Ubuntu did not contain the drivers, I needed to download the drivers for this ...
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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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Is there anyone who has Canon MX435 printer. No driver for Linux [duplicate]

There is Mac and Windows drivers only. I tried that tar.gz file http://support-au.canon.com.au/contents/AU/EN/0100412601.html Nothing happened. Usb cable not connected. Trying to print over wifi. How ...
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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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Install Canon i-SENSYS LBP7200Cdn network printer on Ubuntu 12.10 64bit

I want to use Canon i-SENSYS LBP7200Cdn network printer with Ubuntu 12.10. I have read official documentation, this and this. I have not achieved any solution yet. I tried CAPT software versions 2.20 ...
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How to set ccpd daemon to start automatically at startup?

After installing a Canon printer in Quantal, in order to print I have to start ccpd at each restart with the command sudo /etc/init.d/ccpd start This should be automated, says the driver manual. ...
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How to install cndrvcups-common v.2.3 in Quantal?

Trying to install a Canon printer, and getting into trouble at some point (see this question, regarding the 12.10 part) I noticed that I had not followed exactly what Ubuntu Documentation recommended ...
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How can I install Canon Pixma MG 3150? [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 on a Toshiba Satellite and have today purchased a Canon PIXMA MG 3150 printer. Ubuntu can't find the drivers online and the CD I have is "obviously" for ... you guessed it ...
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Is there any driver (64bit) available for Canon LBP6020B?

I've have an i-Sensys LBP 6020B printer and I use Kubuntu 12.10 64-bit. I've a problem with drivers for Linux 64bit because I can't find anywhere capt linux driver - PPD file for LBP6020B. What am I ...
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How to setup Canon InkJet Pixma IP 1300?

I am unable to setup Canon InkJet Pixma IP 1300 on Quantal AMD64. The things I have tried: Shut down and disconnect the printer before installing packages. Added the ppa:michael-gruz/canon ...
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installation canon pixma mp 230

when installing scangear (using scangearmp-mp230series2.0-1-deb) for canon pixma mp230 it stops with Error: Dependency is not satisfiable: scangearmp-common (>= 2.00), and scanimage -L ...
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mount canon 500d

When I plug my canon 500d camera into the usb port of my ubuntu pc it shows the camera in the files, and I can see the images on the camera, but if I try to copy any of them to the pc, nothing ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 : error installing Canon UFR2 Drivers

I tried to install the drivers for my Canon MF4150 that I successfully used under my previous 10.04 instance. But when I run the command to install .deb packages, it gives me an error complaining that ...
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Trying to setup a Cannon Image Class MF4880dw Printer

So for Christmas my Mother got a Cannon Image Class MF4880dw Printer. I have Ubuntu 12.03 setup on her Laptop. I'm trying to get this printer to work via WIFI. I had figured that network printers ...
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Can someone help me with the Canon MP250 printer driver?

Is there a way to install a driver for the Canon MP250 driver in Ubuntu 12.10. I checked the Canon site and there is no driver but I am seeing if in Ubuntu that I can get a driver from typing ...
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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 LBP2900 printer in ubuntu 12.10

Sir.. I have recently upgraded to ubuntu 12.10. I recently bought Canon LBP2900 printer. Unfortunately I tried to install it ..there is no use. Please tell me how to install it and work with it.
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Installing Canon ip2600 printer drivers on ubuntu 12.10

I followed instructions from serveral pages (e.g. here) to install Canon ip2600 printer drivers that were discussed for Ubuntu 12.04 or earlier as follows: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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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 Install a Canon MF8040Cn Printer on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

How to Install a Canon MF8040Cn Printer on Ubuntu 12.04. No help from Canon who say they support linux but don't even have a driver download on their site!