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 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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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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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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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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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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Install canon lbp 2900b printer on my clients system

I have recently installed Ubuntu on my system to start learning Linux. My boss has challenged me to install Canon lbp 2900b on my computer. I have Googled many pages but none of them are working fine ...
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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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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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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 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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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 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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Problem to Connect Canon printer in Ubuntu

I want to connect Canon printers like LBP2900B and LBP6900 in Ubuntu. I downloaded the required printer driver and installed it as per the attached guideline, but I still can't print anything.
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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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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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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 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 PIXMA 2520 Driver Crash

I am running 12.04 LTS. I recently got a new PIXMA MG2520 printer and attempted to install the driver for it. I first tried using something from GutenPrint, but that didn't install successfully. ...
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How to install canon ip1980 printer to ubuntu 14

I try to install my printer canon ip1980. But it failed. It didn't recognize my printer. Hope you can help me with this.
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canon imageclass mf3110 printer wont print

I set up the printer but when I click print it doesn’t print I tried it on scan and on copy and nothing happens what do I do