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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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 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 can I configure a Canon Pixma MG5300 to print wirelessly?

How can I configure a printer to print wirelessly in ubuntu 12.04 ? I have a canon pixma mg 5300 series, and I am able to print correctly by usb (the drivers were installed). Now I'm trying to do it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04x64 Printing Issues ( Not happenning in the other versions )

I have a Canon iR-ADV C5030 printer, I always had troubles before with Linux, but there is nothing to do with that. Since a while Canon develop the Linux drivers for this printer and they work great ...
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Since upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 I am unable to print to my Canon MG5350

The printer worked fine (including scanning) in 13.10, but since the upgrade it has stopped (sits at Idle doing nothing). I have the official Canon drivers installed and have tried re-installing with ...
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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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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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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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Job spooled to Canon MP140 printer, but nothing printed

I am trying to print documents from my Ubuntu 10.0.4 LTS machine to my Windows XP machine. I have a Canon MP140 printer connected to my Windows XP machine. I followed the instructions given here, and ...
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Installation of a Canon MF8380Cdw on Ubuntu 14.04LTS

I am trying to install a Canon Color imageCLASS MF8380Cdw in a 64-bit installation of Ubuntu 14.04. I was able to download the Linux drivers here: ...
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No sound, printer, or wireless connections

Had sound after installation but not now; Have not been able to connect to Canon Pixma iP2600; Have not been able to connect wirelessly.
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Ubuntu 14.04 cannot get printing to either Canon LBP3300 or Canon MG5460

Newbie here. Both my Canon LBP3300 and (wireless) MG5460 printers work on my network form Windows. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a desktop, went to Canon and downloaded the Linux driver package ...
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Printer PIXMA MP250 no longer prints after upgrade to 14.04

When looking at localhost:631, I'm seeing: stopped "The PPD version (5.2.9) is not compatible with Gutenprint 5.2.10-pre2." The original drivers are quite old (2010), and I needed to install ...
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printer canon ip 1980 not printing with ubuntu 12.04

i am using ubuntu 12.04 LTS, i cannot print with printer canon 1900 series, i download the driver already but still not printing, it just say rendering complete when you click the print button but not ...
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Duplex Printing with MP495?

Dear Ubuntu Community, I recently switched from XP to Xubuntu, I like it very much but at this moment I have an problem. I often have to print and always use duplex (two-sided printing). I can't ...
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Why doesn't gphoto2 trigger in time

I want to remote-controle my DSLR with an Ubuntu-PC and make a timelapse-video. I found out, that i should use gphoto2 for that. But i've got a problem with it.I type into the terminal: gphoto2 ...
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How do I get a Canon MG5550 printer to work under Ubuntu 12.04?

My old Canon printer has just died and I've replaced it with a Canon MG5550 inkjet printer. I run Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have downloaded drivers into my Download file but am stuck. What do I do next? ...
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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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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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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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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 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 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 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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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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Installing the canon IR3530 on Ubuntu 13.04

Salam, I want to install the following printer on Ubuntu 13.04: Canon Image Runner 3530. So I went to System Settings then Printers, but Unfortunately the specified printer is not listed in the ...
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Need help setting up WiFi printing to Canon ImageClass MF5950DW

I just purchased a new laptop from System76 and am trying to print via WiFi to my Canon ImageClass MF5950DW. Canon makes drivers for it available for 64-bit versions of Ubuntu 13.04 and they install ...
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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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How do I connect to canon pixma MX860 printer via usb

I have used the "system settings" printer tool to configure for USB connect to my canon pixma MX860 printer. It says that that worked, and when I hit the "print test page" button it says that that ...
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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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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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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 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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Canon i-sensys MF3220 driver

I try to install a Canon i-sensys MF-3220 printer but i cannot found driver. I tried a method with capt Drivers but wo't work. Anybody help me ?
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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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Canon LBP 2900 not working on ubuntu 14.04 error message devicepath

I did the following: Downloaded and installed CAPT drivers v 2.6 with dpkg. Installed portreserve, gsfonts, gsfonts-other, gsfonts-X11 with apt-get. Ran sudo service cups restart. Then sudo ...
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Printer won't print (Canon LBP6300dn)

I'm using latest Ubuntu 14.04 (fresh install) 64-bit. Every command concerned was run as sudo. I tried installing Canon LBP 6300dn Network printer (connected to my router as 192.168.0.215) as per ...
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Network Printer found and drivers installed, not printing from Ubuntu 14.04

I was able to find and connect to my Canon MG6320 printer from my Ubuntu 14.04 computer using the GUI. I clicked: System Settings>Printers>Add and everything worked fine until I tried to print a "Test ...
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xsane detects scanner but freezes when scanning

I am running xsane 0.998 on ubuntu 14.04. When I start xsane, it correctly identifies my USB scanner as a Canon Pixma MP540 - but when I click the scan button - xsane freezes. However scanimage ...
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How do I get canon pixma mg5500series SCANNER to work?

I am completely new to linux. I am using Zorin OS, which seems to be a variant of Lubuntu. If I am mistaken, please let me know and I will not bother Ask Ubuntu anymore. I successfully installed ...
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How to install the scanner of Canon MF4750 multi-device?

I am using 32 bit Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and bought a Canon i-Sensys MF4750 printer + scanner + fax. There is a driver on the official Canon homepage only for the printer, and that works fine. But I need ...
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Trouble using Canon MG 2440 printer in UBUNTU 14

I connected usb serial cable from printer to computer. The drivers has been installed automatically. I printed the test page - it was printed. I tryed to print an image - it stays with status - ...
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Canon PIXMA MG3150 Wireless Connection Setup

Any ideas how to set up Canon PIXMA MG3150 Wireless Connection? On the cannon site it says press WPS button on router... I do not have this button on my router. I run Ubuntu Studio 14.04. I have also ...
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captstatusui -P LBP3300 Error in `captstatusui': double free or corruption

I tried installing Canon LBP3300 printer in ubuntu 14.04 and I am getting the following error captstatusui -P LBP3300 Error in `captstatusui': double free or corruption (fasttop): 0x000000000175f5e0 ...
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canon MFD device scanner not working

I have a Canon Pixma E510 printer + scanner. I had no problem in getting the printer identified in Ubuntu. But so far haven't been able to make the scanner work. When I click on SANE, it says no ...