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2answers
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Is there a way to save username and password for print authentication?

I saw this this question and followed its answer, but the problem persists for me. Once I send a document to print, this dialog box (in figure) opens up and shows "Held for authentication". Then I ...
0
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1answer
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hp desktjet 1000 j110 network needs authentication

I have a DesktopJet 1000 j110 printer that is detected and shared among the network i have setup..the problem I'm running into is it WANTS authentication to print..I never setup a password, or a ...
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2answers
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Authentication required to modify a printer- what's the password?

I have 12.04 and have 2 printers installed, both wirelessly over my personal network, no printer sharing. When I try to modify the printers I get a window asking for authentication (username and ...
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1answer
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Unable to connect to Samba printer

I have a headless Ubuntu 12.04 server for files and printers. It shares files via Samba just fine. However, the HP PSC-750xi connected to the server via USB is not accessible from my Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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1answer
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Cups is always asking for password when printing on a certain printer

When I send print to a network printer (HP Laserjet 2200d), CUPS asks for username/password. It doesn't happen with other printers and I'm sure its a CUPS issue, because it's asking the password even ...
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4answers
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Ubuntu 12.04 network printing through Windows Samba server

I have to print through a Samba server sharing an HP printer. After upgrading to 12.04 I'm no longer able to get it to work. The printer is shared through a samba server and I need to provide logon ...
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2answers
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Use different username on CUPS remote printing

I'm using CUPS to print on an enterprise network. The job gets submitted fine, but I need to submit it as another username. Now I'm jon but I need to send it as say jonallard. On the command line, ...
3
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2answers
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Save print server authentication credentials

At my work, I print through a print server. My /etc/cups.d/client.conf file is: ServerName the.appropriate.server.location With this configuration I have to log in with a username and a password ...
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2answers
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Authentication at CUPS web interface

When I try to perform any administrative task on CUPS web interface I get pop-up window that requires me to authenticate at CUPS. Authenticating both as root and as a my user fail, even though my user ...