[sane-devel] Canon Pixma MX530 series

Rolf Bensch rolf at bensch-online.de
Sat Sep 6 17:55:39 UTC 2014

Hi Stephen,

You can try my ppa:
(1) $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:rolfbensch/sane-git
(2) $ sudo apt-get update
(3) $ sudo apt-get upgrade

Please report if the scanner is working, especially 1200dpi and ADF.


Am 06.09.2014 um 12:33 schrieb Stephen Weston:
> Hi,
> I have noticed that the scanner on the Canon Pixma MX530 is marked as
> untested and currently I have been unable to get the scanner
> recognised by sane in Ubuntu 14.04.
> I am happy to do work to test this device and get it functioning.
> Unfortunately my expertise is limited, so would appreciate any advice
> and guidance on what I can do to help.
> I have already followed many suggestions and guides on the internet to
> try to get the scanner working, but all to no avail.
> Regards,
> Stephen

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