Canon PIXMA MG5220

Canon PIXMA MG5220
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Product:Color Inkjet Photo Printer/Copier/Scanner
Price:$239.99
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Advanced Wireless Photo All-In-One Printer with 2.4" LCD

  • Maximum 9600 x 2400 color dpi with microscopic droplets as small as 1 picoliter
  • All new Full HD Movie Print software turns your favorite HD movie clips captured with your compatible Canon EOS Digital SLR or PowerShot cameras into beautiful prints
  • Built-in 2 sided printing helps the environment and can cut your paper usage by up to 50%
  • Print photos from your compatible iPhone, iPod touch and Android Devices with the free Easy-PhotoPrint printing app
  • Borderless 4" x 6" photo in approx. 20 seconds

Enjoy superior 9600 x 2400 maximum color dpi with 1pl and a 5 individual ink tank system to print beautiful borderless photos up to 8.5" x 11" or crisp documents with incredible quality while only replacing the ink color you need.

For the first time in home photo printing you can print still photographs from your captured HD movies with extraordinary technology called Full HD Movie Print. The all new Full HD Movie Print software turns your favorite HD movie clips captured with your Canon EOS Digital SLR or Powershot cameras into beautiful prints! Built-in Auto Duplex Printing allows you to easily print on both sides of the paper without having to manually turn it over. This feature can help reduce your paper consumption by up to 50% so you can save money and help the environment all at the same time. Preview your images before you print on a 2.4" LCD while automatically correcting your photos with Auto Photo Fix II.

For your scanning needs, Auto Document Fix automatically delivers advanced image analysis and area-by-area data correction for text that’s easy to read, and pictures that maintain color tone and contrast. While Auto Scan Mode automatically recognizes the type of original you’re scanning, then scans and saves with the appropriate settings. Enjoy added computer-free photo printing versatility via compatible memory cards, USB Flash Memory Drives, PictBridge and optional Bluetooth devices.

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Jul 25th 2011
By a Xubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal user

Driver instructions:
Printer - http://support-my.canon-asia.com/contents/MY/EN/0100301702.html
Scanner - http://support-my.canon-asia.com/contents/MY/EN/0100303002.html

1. Download the deb.tar.gz printer driver files to Downloads folder.
2. Make new printer directory in the usr folder
2a. $ sudo mkdir /usr/printer
3. Copy deb.tar.gz printer files to /usr/printer folder
3a. $ sudo cp ~/Downloads/cnijfilter-mg5200series-3.40-1-deb.tar.gz /usr/printer/
3b. $ sudo cp ~/Downloads/scangearmp-mg5200series-1.60-1-deb.tar.gz /usr/printer/
4. Unpack the tar.gz files
4a. sudo tar -xzf cnijfilter-mg5200series-3.40-1-deb.tar.gz
4b. sudo tar -xzf scangearmp-mg5200series-1.60-1-deb.tar.gz

5. Install the .deb packages with code: dpkg -i
5a. cd cnijfilter-mg5200series-3.40-1-deb
5a1. I am running 64 bit so I ran the amd64.deb packages
5a2. sudo dpkg -i cnijfilter-common_3.40-1_amd64.deb
5a3. sudo dpkg -i cnijfilter-mg5200series_3.40-1_amd64.deb
5a4. **I had to run both drivers to print
5a5. Go to Application Menu > Printing > and search for MG5200 printer

5b. sudo dpkg -i scangearmp-mg5200series-1.60-1-deb
5b1. If dpkg does not work then go into the deb file
5b2. cd dpkg -i scangearmp-mg5200series-1.60-1-deb
5b3. sudo sh install.sh
5b4. scanner driver installed on my pc this way

Enjoy! :)
Comments:
I ran a test print that printed a test page with Grayscale, Red, Green, Blue, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Black colors with an ubuntu header.

Great printer for photo printing!
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