How do I install the driver for a Canon Pixma MG3600 on Ubuntu 32-bit?


To install the drivers:

  1. Get the drivers here:

  2. Extract file from terminal in the download directory:

    tar -zxvf cnijfilter2-5.20-1-deb.tar.gz
    • extract by right clicking with mouse and selecting extract here
  3. Change into the extracted directory (cnijfilter2-5.20-1-deb) and run:


With that your drivers are ready to use.

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    thanks, only thing I noticed about this printer/scanner is that the connection has to be direct wifi as going via my ISP router I am permanently having to perform the setup with my android phone. – xchiltonx May 9 '18 at 12:57

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