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    HOWTO: Install Canon ImageCLASS MF4270 Multifunction driver

    Requirements

    • Ubuntu 8.04 the Hardy Heron
    • Printer must be connected via USB cable.
    • Printer must be power on.
    • Gnome interface



    Note

    • The current driver doesn't support all features. But you will be able to print.




    Steps

    1. Go to http://support-au.canon.com.au/contents/AU/EN/0100270808.html
      If above link doesn't work try the following alternative link http://support-au.canon.com.au/EN/se...os%3D%3DLinux&
    2. Scroll down the page and click on DOWNLOAD link.
    3. Save the file to a temporary location. Such as DESKTOP
    4. Right click on file 'UFR_II_Printer_Driver_for_Linux_Driver_V180_uk_EN '
      Select EXTRACT HERE
    5. A new folder will be created 'UFR_II_Printer_Driver_for_Linux_Driver_V180_uk_EN '
      Open this folder.
      Open appropriate folder. If unsure open '32-bit_Driver' folder.
      Open DEBIAN Folder
    6. Right click on 'cndrvcups-common_1.80-1_i386.deb' file
      Select 'OPEN WITH GDEBI PACKAGE INSTALLER'
      Click on INSTALL PACKAGE button
    7. Go back to the same folder.
      Right click on 'cndrvcups-ufr2-uk_1.80-1_i386.deb' file
      Select 'OPEN WITH GDEBI PACKAGE INSTALLER'
      Click on INSTALL PACKAGE button
    8. Make sure the printer is connected via USB and power on.
    9. On Ubuntu panel/menu. Click on SYSTEM > ADMINISTRATION > PRINTING
      On the left side under LOCAL PRINTERS delete any already existing Canon printer.
    10. Click on NEW PRINTER button.
    11. Select CANON MF4200 SERIES USB #1
    12. Click on FORWARD button
    13. Select radio button PROVIDE PDD FILE
    14. Click on (NONE) drop down menu.
    15. A new window will open.
      In the left side column click on FILE SYSTEM
      In the right side column navigate to USR > SHARE > CUPS > MODEL > Scroll down and select 'CNCUPSMF4200ZK.ppd'
    16. Click on OPEN button
    17. Click on FORWARD button
    18. Leave the PRINTER NAME as is.
      Type in a DESCRIPTION. Such as 'Canon ImageCLASS MF4270 Multifunction'.
      Leave the LOCATION as is.
    19. Click on APPLY button.
    20. Make sure the printer is connected via a USB cable.
      Make sure the printer is power up.
      Under the SETTINGS tab click on PRINT TEST page.
    21. That's it. You're done. Enjoy




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    Most recent Linux drivers for Canon ImageCLASS MF4270 can be found here:
    http://support-au.canon.com.au/EN/se...os%3D%3DLinux&


    How-to source: http://onlyubuntu.blogspot.com/2008/...rinter-in.html
    Last edited by Francewhoa; March 15th, 2010 at 03:57 AM. Reason: Adding alternative link

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