About BrightQ™ Pro
BrightQ™ Pro provides native PostScript device drivers for the Linux, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX and FreeBSD operating systems. Installation is a breeze with our easy to use graphical software installer and printer configuration tool.
Print queues configured with BrightQ™ Pro integrate with your computer's native print system and easily integrate with your existing application workflow.
The BrightQ Configuration Tool is able to automatically detect the configuration of networked printers, and all included drivers have been thoroughly tested by Canon to make sure that the best range of features is provided to imageRUNNER customers.
BrightQ™ Pro is available to download and use free of charge for all Canon customers in the United States and Canada. Customers in Latin America may download BrightQ™ Pro here.
"We will work diligently along with Canon to continue to provide Canon customers with products and services of the highest quality to support their Linux and UNIX initiatives." — Sam Bizri, President of Codehost, Inc.
Documentation for Canon products
- BrightQ™ Pro User Manual & Installation Guide
- BrightQ™ End User License Agreement
- Success Story: Airflow Sciences Corporation
PostScript Controller is REQUIREDPlease see an important note about CUPS on Linux.
Current Version: 2.5.8
Operating System Support
|Minimum Supported UNIX OS||Hardware|
|Oracle Solaris 10||
UltraSPARC II or III
x86-Intel and Compatible
|HP-UX 11i||PA-RISC (11.11) or Itanium (11.23)|
|FreeBSD 8.2||x86-Intel and Compatible|
|Linux Distribution||Minimum supported version|
|Red Hat Enterprise (RHEL) / CentOS||5|
|SuSE / OpenSuSE||11.0|