Canon Community Canon Community
 


Reply
Highlighted
New Contributor
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎02-11-2019

driver Question

I am wanting to install a canon pixma mix 490 series printer to a desktop with Ubuntu o s will it work ?? 

Product Expert
Posts: 449
Registered: ‎11-19-2018

Re: driver Question

Hi 1711rob,

 

You can download the Linux drivers by following these steps. 

 

1.  Go to Canon's Support & Drivers website at:

http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/consumer


2.  Enter your model name into the Model Name field, then click "GO".


3.  Click on Driver & Downloads and clik on operating system. Scroll down in the drop down menu and select Linux.


4.  Under Recommended Downloads, click "Select" to the right of IJ Printer Driver Ver. 5.10 for Linux (Source file).

5.  Then click on the "Download" button.


6.  Once the download is complete, double-click the file from its download location to begin the installation.

 

Once this process is complete, try printing to test the unit.

 

Please note that driver is provided "AS IS" and Canon U.S.A. does not provide chat or telephone support for it.  For assistance with installing the software, we will have to refer you to your operating system manufacturer. 

 

Did this answer your question? Please click the Accept as Solution button so that others may find the answer as well.

powered by Lithium

LIKE US on Facebook FOLLOW US on Twitter WATCH US on YouTube CONNECT WITH US on Linkedin WATCH US on Vimeo FOLLOW US on Instagram SHOP CANON at the Canon Online Store
© Canon U.S.A., Inc.   |    Terms of Use   |    Privacy Statement