Printer Setup

Canon PIXMA MG6250 (WiFi)

  1. Open Menu>Setup>CUPS Printer Wizard.
  2. In the CUPS browser window select Administration from the top menu.
  3. Select Add Printer
  4. Select LPD/LPR Host or Printer under Other Network Printers.
  5. Enter lpd://printer ip or hostname/lp in Connection.
  6. Fill in Queue Name, Description and Location as required.
  7. Select Canon.
  8. Select Canon PIXMA MG6250 - CUPS+Gutenprint v5.3.1.
  9. Alter default options as follows:
Option Value
Color Model CMYK
2-Sided Printing Long Edge (Standard)

HP OfficeJet Pro 7740

  1. Install hplip using petget.
  2. Open a console session and run hp-setup -i
  3. Follow the guided installation instructions.


If you are connecting to a networked printer, the firewall may need to be turned off during setup (but can be re-enabled once setup is complete).

Printing and scanning both work fine. I have not tried the fax.