Solved, CUPS printer driver Canon PIXMA MX490 series

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Solved, CUPS printer driver Canon PIXMA MX490 series

Postby KSR-33-VIP » 2017-04-01 20:10

This example uses the Canon PIXMA MX492 printer (Canon MX490 series)

also see other post --> Scanner Install Canon PIXMA MX490 series, viewtopic.php?f=16&t=132608

1. Printer Factory Reset

printer operator panel, setup menu
device settings, OK
reset setting, reset, all data
reset, arrow, yes

2. Self Test Printer

printer operator panel, setup menu
device settings, OK
lan, OK, arrow to print, OK, page will print

3. USB Connection

plugin USB cable
when printer first unpacked, printer operator panel, select connection method, USB

lsusb
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Bus 005 Device 014: ID 04a9:1787 Canon, Inc.


lsusb -v
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Bus 005 Device 014: ID 04a9:1787 Canon, Inc.
Device Descriptor:
  idVendor           0x04a9 Canon, Inc.
  idProduct          0x1787
  iManufacturer           1 Canon
  iProduct                2 MX490 series


additional info --> /dev/usb/lp0

additional info --> Microsoft Windows install, insert CD-ROM (Canon PIXMA MX490), select USB connection

4. Download Linux Printer Driver

http://www.canon-europe.com, search --> pixma mx494
download driver --> http://www.canon-europe.com/support/con ... %20(32-bit)
exit (super user exit, to tar owner as username not root)
tar zxf cnijfilter2-5.10-1-deb.tar.gz
su

5. Edit Error In Download

cd CanonPIXMA_MX492/cnijfilter2-5.10-1-deb
ls -l
chmod 777 install.sh
gedit install.sh
line 1501, sudo echo > /dev/null (edit and remove sudo)

6. Run Install Script

do not use sh prefix due to error --> sh install.sh (install.sh: 27: install.sh: Syntax error: "(" unexpected)

./install.sh
show what version to install --> ./install.sh --version
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Canon Inkjet Printer Driver
Version 5.10
Copyright CANON INC. 2001-2015

[Package]
cnijfilter2_5.10-1_i386.deb   (identifies what version to install)


7. List Debian Install Files

cd CanonPIXMA_MX492/cnijfilter2-5.10-1-deb/packages
ls -l
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...cnijfilter2_5.10-1_amd64.deb
...cnijfilter2_5.10-1_i386.deb[code][/code]


8. Install Debian Linux Printer Driver

install driver --> dpkg -i cnijfilter2_5.10-1_i386.deb
show installed --> dpkg -l | grep "cnijfilter2"
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   ii  cnijfilter2   5.10-1   i386   IJ Printer Driver for Linux.

documentation -->  /usr/share/doc/cnijfilter2/lproptions-mx490-510EN.txt
list PPD(PostScript Printer Description files) --> ls /etc/cups/ppd   
...Canon_IJ_MX490_series.ppd
...MX490-series.ppd


9. CUPS, Setup Permissions

add group lp --> usermod -a -G lp your-username
add group lpadmin --> usermod -a -G lpadmin your-username
list groups --> groups your-username

10. CUPS, Add Printer

plugin usb printer cable
power off/on printer

start CUPS printing system --> http://127.0.0.1:631
administration
add printer
username: your-username (must be lower case even if Linux sign-on username has upper case)

Local Printers
select this one --> USB Printer #1 with status readback for Canon IJ (Canon MX490 series)
do not select USB Printer #2 with status readback for Canon IJ (Canon MX490 series FAX)
do not select Canon MX490 series (Canon MX490 series)
do not select Canon MX490 series (Canon MX490 series FAX)

Name: Canon_MX490_series_Canon_IJ
Description: Canon Inkjet Driver Version 5.10 cnijfilter2-5.10-1-deb
Location: computer room
Connection: cnijbe2://Canon/?port-usb&serial=054A15 (/usr/lib/cups/backend/cnijb2 (program)
Sharing: checkbox-on share this printer
Make: Canon
Model: Canon MX490 series Ver.5.10 (en,de,fr,zh,ja)

11: Download Driver Operation Guide

google search --> Canon Inkjet Printer Driver Version 5.10
http://support-th.canon-asia.com/conten ... 96602.html
Download IJ Printer Driver Ver. 5.10 for Linux (Operation guide)

exit (super user exit, to tar owner as username not root)
tar zxf guide-pd-5.10-1_en.tar.gz
su

click online manual--> /CanonPIXMA_MX492/guide-pd-5.10-1_en/html/00_welcome.htm
http://ugp01.c-ij.com/ij/webmanual/WebP ... ype=manual
shows different printer model numbers by region --> http://ugp01.c-ij.com/ij/webmanual/WebP ... ype=manual
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