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 to Install a Canon MF8040Cn Printer on Ubuntu 12.04

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!
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MG2200 series ScanGear MP Ver. 2.00 for Linux (debian Packagearchive) Last Updated : 02-Nov-2012

I got the following error messages issued while trying to install Canon scangear. sudo dpkg -i scangearmp-mg2200series-2.00-1-deb dpkg-split: error: error reading scangearmp-mg2200series-2.00-1-deb: ...
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How can I connect Ubuntu 14.04 to my wireless printer canon mp620

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 as a guest OS in VirtualBox. Windows 7 is the host. I can get on the web just fine. I can ping my wireless printer just fine. I can login to my printer's administrative web ...
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Canon LBP 2900B printer Installation [on hold]

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 32 bit os. Please could someone provide a step by step solution to install Canon LBP 2900b laser printer. I have gone through all the threads of canon asia web site but ...
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Unable to print to my Canon ImageClass MF4700 in Ubunti 14.04 LTS

I am just a user of the Ubuntu... so my knowledge of Ubuntu is very basic. I just acquired a new Canon ImageClass MF4700 All-in-One printer. I researched on the web and found a link to download this ...
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Canon Printer prints a test page after every printing job [on hold]

My Canon Pixma has been working for a year now and recently, when I tried printing on photo paper for the first time, it filled the paper with black ink. I tried to fix it by editing the properties of ...
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Canon Pixma IP2600, statuf stopped

I installed my driver for my Canon IP2600 printer, and it was working for a while, but for some reason. Whenever I send a file to be printed I get a status of stopped. I used the PPA from this site: ...
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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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Can the installation of a pdf printer make a Canon printer not to print?

The Canon printers under Linux have been constant sources of pain. The issue of not being able to print using a Canon printer has been discussed a number of times. (Actually, the issue of Canon ...
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Printer Sharing on SAMBA server between windows and linux

am a beginner on samba server and networking. i've installed a printer CANON PIXMA MP230 Series on Windows VISTA , and shared the printer over the network. on my ubuntu pc , am trying to use this ...
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How to install Canon LBP2900B Printer on Ubuntu 14.04 desktop version [duplicate]

i am install ubuntu 14.04 desktop version. and install canon LBP2900B PRINTER BUT I AM NOT ABLE TO TAKE OUT PRINT
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How to print via router?

Hello I'm new to Ubuntu and I want to know how can I print files using a printer connected to a router via usb. Printer: Canon PIXMA MP210 Router: TP-LINK WR1042ND I already done that some time ago ...
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Can Shotwell publish RAW CR2 photos?

Can Shotwell be configured to publish the CR2 file to Google instead of the JPEG? I was extremely disappointed to discover that all the time I spend publishing photos was wasted because it used the ...
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Installing CP400 printer gives 'client-error-not-possible' error

After upgrading from 13.10 to 14.04 and knowing that gutenprint 5.2.10 now supports Canon SELPHY printers, I've tried installing my CP400 through Settings > Printers. It finds the printer fine and ...
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How to install Canon MP610 printer on Ubuntu 12.04 x64

I'm running 64 bit Ubuntu, but my canon printer driver's only come in 32 bit. How can I install a Canon MP610 in 64-bit Ubuntu? I've tried: Adding repository like it is written here: ...
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how to make canon LBP 6000 printer work on ubuntu 14.04?

how can i make my printer (canon LBP 6000) work on ubuntu 14.04 ? should i seek help from a programmer?
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Update information is outdated [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? I can't remove the red triangle in the right upper corner of my desktop. When I type sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get ...
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Can't get my Canon LBP printer to run under Ubuntu 14.04

I downloaded Linux CAPT driver V2.60 from Canon and installed both .deb packages, which were listed under the 64bit folder with Ubuntu Software-Center. My Canon printer still won't be recognized. Is ...
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How do I get my Canon MF4410 printer to work?

I have a Canon i-sensys MF4410 laser printer. I am running a dual boot system with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04. The printer works in Windows and Ubuntu sees it when I attempt to add a new printer but ...
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My printer requires “modprobe” and “ccpd” to be started after every system restart.

In each time I start my Ubuntu 12.04 computer I need to type the following commands to get my Canon LBP 2900 printer working. Otherwise the status monitor says "Communication Error". I am using driver ...
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How to install drivers for canon ir3570/ir4570 printer in 12.04

I need a guide for installing canon ir3570/ir4570 drivers on Ubuntu 12.04 x64. I will appreciate it if you send me a video or picture prove for the guide. The printer is shared from a windows pc
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CUPS - Print Job is received but not printing

I am trying to install a network printer just for home use. The printer works fine with my Windows 7 machine. But I thought why not put it on my Ubuntu Server as a network printer and so I did. I ...
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How To Install Canon LBP2900B printer in 14.04 LTS ? I tried the method for LBP2900 but it didnt work

How can I install Canon LBP2900B on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ? I tried the method for the installation of LBP2900, but it didn't work. I tried installing the CanonCaptDrv190 as outlined in the Community ...
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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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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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Downloaded drivers for my Canon scanner but now what?

I have a Canon mp180 printer/scanner and the printer works fine with 12.04 lts. But my scanner is not detected. I followed the instructions on SANE - Installing a scanner that isn't auto-detected ...
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Canon Pixma MG6150 -Ubuntu 14.04

I am a complete novice as far as Ubuntu Linux having moved to it when Windows XP was no longer supported. I find it so much faster but also very frustrating as I don't know how to do some things. My ...
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Canon LBP7110Cw doesn't print with ubuntu 12.04

I installed the Linux driver for my Canon LBP7110Cw printer on two pc : one with 32bits ubuntu 12.04, the other with 64bits ubuntu 12.04. Here is the download link : ...
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Printer prints half of page

The printer (Canon PIXMA MP190) prints pages successfully - very clear - but I need to wait about 5 minutes for each page to be printed. It prints normally (fast) about one half of page, then it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 cannot print through Canon MF8200 series printer

I have recently upgraded to 14.04(64bit). My printer used to work on my Ubuntu 12.04 (32bit), but now cannot print. The printer have all the packages successfully installed, and printer can be ...
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Canon-LBP2900 printer not working on ubuntu 14.04

I could not get cannon lbp printer to work on ubuntu (14.04) after trying everything possible on the internet. Packages intsalled - cndrvcups-capt_2.60-1_i386.deb and cndrvcups-common_2.60-1_i386.deb ...
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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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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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Canon MG3100 series printer asking for authentication

I have set-up a Canon MG3150 printer on my Ubuntu machine, using USB. It seems to detect it fine, but when I try to print it asks for authentication. I haven't set up any security measures on the ...
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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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Cannon MP140 set up

Anyone help me please. I want to install my Canon printer-scanner MP140 with Ubuntu with results so far. I can't print excel, words, pdf documents.
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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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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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Would you recommend to install libcupsys2_1.3.9-17ubuntu3.9_all.deb?

Would you recommend to install libcupsys2_1.3.9-17ubuntu3.9_all.deb in Ubuntu 10.10? For getting my printer to work with Ubuntu 10.10 i've read many threads about a suggested workaround.there it's ...
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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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CUPS prints say `unable to send data` then finally print 10 minutes later

I'm migrating some systems to 12.10 from 11.04 and providing some printer driver packages which have been tested and working. At first there was some issues with the default permissions being correct, ...
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How can i use my Pixma 6150 as scanner?

I bought a Canon PIXMA MG6150 and i am new at ubuntu. With the drivers from Canon i got it running a as a printer, but i have problems using it as scanner. With the Canon drivers it runs under GIMP ...
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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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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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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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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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Unable to load a printer driver for canon pixma ip1600 on 64 bit core2 cpu [duplicate]

Needing to find out if there is a way to use my old canon pixma ip1600 with ubuntu 64 bit? Please help!
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how to establish connection with a wireless-connected printer

I just installed version 12??? on my desktop and all works fine, except getting the wireless connection with the printer (canon mx432) working. I'd prefer not to try command line stuff at this time, ...
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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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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 ...