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How do you set the options to enable stapling when printing to a Canon C5235i printer?

I tried looking at http://localhost:631 but I can't see any option for this. I am using Canon imageRunner C6800 Foomatic/Postscript (recommended) as the printer driver as the closest model I could find.

There is apparently a driver from Canon at but when I attempt to install the .deb it says it is for amd64 and refuses to install it.

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If it does not work add it to your q and i'll remove my answer ;) – Rinzwind Feb 11 '14 at 12:05

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GPR Install gpr

gpr is a graphical interface to lpr that provides for easy configuration of printer-specific options. gpr interfaces with a PostScript printer's PPD file to create a user-interface of configurable options. Based upon user choice, the device-specific option code is then inserted into the PostScript job and sent to the printer. This can be used to tell the printer to duplex or staple the print job, or tell it what paper tray to draw paper from. NOTE: gpr will detect if the file to be print is postscript, and, if not, it will call a2ps to preprocess it before sending it to ppdfilt and to lpr.

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