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I installed the ppa:hplip-isv/ppa for a HP DeskJet 1000 J110 printer.

hp print drivers installed but...printer still won't print.

Why?

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what ppa? and what printer? –  Uri Herrera May 18 '11 at 0:31
    
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hplip-isv/ppa for a HP DeskJet 1000 J110 printer. –  ken1943 May 18 '11 at 18:41

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Try this:

Connect your printer to your computer and go to System > Administration > Printing

Remove the printer and install the hp software:

sudo apt-get install hplip-gui -y

Configure your printer

sudo hp-setup
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Print icon does not work and neither do any of my synaptic programs. Update Manager, Ubuntu Software Center, and Print make a brief appearance on screen and then disappear without doing anything. –  ken1943 May 19 '11 at 16:14

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