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Brother DCP-7055 printer doesn't work on Ubuntu

I have Brother DCP-7055 and it doesn't print. With default Ubuntu drivers installed "Printing completed" message appears but nothing happens. After installing a driver from Brother's website printing ...
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Setup Brother MFC-465CN Multifunction Center: CUPS Server Error

I am absolutely new to Ubuntu (and Linux) and trying to set up a Brother MFC-465CN Multifunction Center. I went through the process of setting up the printer and used the recommended generic driver. ...
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need help to install a mfc-7340

I need help installing my brother mfc-7340 driver on my 12.04 ubuntu computer. I need a tutorial of how to install it so i can print things via wireless. Any help is appreciated, thanks
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Brother DCP-195C Scanner not identified

I'm having trouble getting my Brother DCP-195C recognized as a scanner on Ubuntu 12.04. I've installed the drivers from Brother, but scanning programs, like scangui or xsane cannot see the device. I ...
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Brother HL-2270DW Stops Printing

I have a Brother HL-2270DW. When I first installed the printer, it printed the test page fine. Later, when I tried to print another document, the printer did not wake up and begin printing. I ...
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Brother DCP-J140W Driver in ubuntu 13.04 32 bit

I need to install my printer "Brother DCP-J140W" driver in ubuntu 13.04 "32 bit" where I can find it & how to install it
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brother mfc-495cw cupsd issue on Ubunutu 13.10

I'm trying to install the Brother linux drivers for my MFC-495cw. I followed the directions at the brother linux download site. lpr and cupswrapper files are confirmed installed. I cannot print to ...
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How to install a Brother MFC-885CW printer

How do I install a Brother MFC-885CW printer? The driver does not appear on the Ubuntu list. I downloaded the drivers for Linux to my download file, but cannot get this printer installed.
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How to UNINSTALL Brother drivers?

How do I fix this? /sbin/ldconfig.real: /usr/lib/libbrscandec2.so.1 is not a symbolic link /sbin/ldconfig.real: /usr/lib/libbrcolm2.so.1 is not a symbolic link More relevantly, how do I uninstall ...
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Brother MFC7360N printing blank pages

I followed the instructions shown here. However, when I send a job to the printer it just prints plank pages. My configuration from CUPS is displayed in this image: I am running Ubuntu 13.10 ...
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Strange, unwanted entry in printer dialog (Brother HL2270DW)

I got this wireless printer and got it working without issues on 13.04, but since I upgraded to 13.10 there has been this weird issue with the printer and I haven't been able to find any help because ...
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Brother DCP-7055W

My Brother DCP 7055W does not scan. I can print ok, but the scanner won't work. I am running Ubuntu 13.10 32- bit on AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 4200+ × 2. In the previous version of ...
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brother DCP-J315W ink problem

Why the printer show the black ink is empty even though when i check manually, the black ink is still 35% full? it's really frustrated that i always need to change the new ink even thought it's still ...
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Invalid argument - Brother scanner not working after upgrade (brscan2 driver)

I recently upgraded Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy). Scanning via my MFC-420CN had been working in Ubuntu and Linux Mint installs up though Olivia and Oneric. However once I upgraded from these, scanning ...
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How do I set up USB scanning with my Brother MFC-6800?

I have a Brother MFC-6800 and was able to set up the printer drivers all set up via synaptic. How do I get scanning working?
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Brother MFC-7820N network printing of PDF files is extremely slow

I've got a Brother MFC-7820N configured as follows: Device URI: ipp://printy.mcnally.home Make and model: Brother MFC-7820N BR-Script3 The URI works from every computer on my network (both Linux ...
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Brother MFC-J870DW network printer drivers

I have a brother MFC-J870DW printer that is attached to my network. I have had no success in finding out how the thing works on my Ubuntu 13.04 64Bit computer. I am wondering if I am just a dummy with ...
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How to run a Brother embroidery machine with “PE - Design Ver.7”?

I need to use a design program that help me with my work and I cannot make the software functions because the hardware element that my program (software) needs is not recognized. The software I need ...
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problems during installing Brother DCP-J140W printer

I am new Ubuntu user My Laptop is "Vaio VPCEB1M0E " I couldn't install the printer "Brother DCP-J140W", and I tried all the steps in this related questions and topics 1,2, and 3. When I did the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 - Printer Brother DCP j140w not work

Printer Brother DCP j140w installed without a problem, but it does not work. Why? What is the problem? Interestingly, the scanner is working. What's going on?
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How to Install Brother DCP-8110DN Laser Printer on Ubuntu?

How to Install Brother DCP-8110DN Laser Printer on Ubuntu?
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Problems with brother printer drivers on 64bit 12.04

I'm running 12.04 64bit on a toshiba satellite laptop. I have a Brotrher MFC-J825dw printer. I've installed brothers driver for it and the cupswrapper but it won't print. I says it is receiving data ...
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Brother Printer DCP-J140W is not getting installed on Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu & have installed 13.10 amd64 version. Please explain me easiest way to install driver for my printer DCP-J140W step by step. Thanks
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How to install 32-bit Brother drivers on 64-bit Ubuntu 13.10 or later?

The prerequisite for installing Brother's official linux drivers includes ia32-libs or lib32stdc++. Running sudo apt-get install ia32-libs on 13.04 and earlier fulfils this. However, ia32-libs was ...
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My Brother DCP-7030 printer does not work

Unfortunately, I have downloaded the Ubuntu update, and since then my printer does not work. It seems the driver doesn't work, but the printer is shown to be on-line and ready to go. Can anyone tell ...
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install brother hl 2240D drivers

Recently I bought a brother hl 2240D laserprinter, but I can't install the drivers. I followed the instructions on the linux website from Brother but it didn't worked. Could somebody help me? Thanks. ...
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Brother MFC-295CN installation help needed [duplicate]

I am a complete NEWBIE to Linux and Ubuntu. So I need step by step help please. I am running Ubuntu 13.04 and I have no clue how to install my printer. I am sick of Windows and want to run Ubuntu ...
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xsane exits with “Invalid argument” while scanning with Brother DCP-J725DW, what does it mean?

Brother DCP-J725DW scan is not functioning in Ubuntu 13.04. xsane error: Failed to open device 'brother4:bus1;dev2': Invalid argument.
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How do I install Brother QL-700 label printer drivers in Ubuntu 12.04?

I recently purchased a Brother QL-700 label printer for printing address labels in Ubuntu 12.04. The Brother website lists Linux drivers, specifically for Ubuntu 8.04+. I have installed the driver and ...
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driver print brother DCP-195C ubuntu 13.04 32 bits [duplicate]

I have a Brother DCP-195C printer ubuntu 13.04 32-bit scanner works but the printer does not print works but there is nothing on the paper out of the printer
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Problems with installing Brother printer drivers.

I bought the Brother printer DCP-J140, and I am unable to install the printers for it. I am logged on as a the root user and everything. Any help please?
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Ubuntu doesn't find installed drivers for Brother MFC-255CW printer

I am brand new to Ubuntu, but I a fairly experienced computer user. Following the instructions provided by the Brother website, I was able to install the drivers (CUPSwrapper and LPR) for the ...
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Brother MFC-5490CN used as network scanner is REALLY slow

I got my Brother MFC to work as network printer/scanner, it was relatively simple. I used the Debian packages from brother.com and added the scanner using brsaneconfig2 and I currently run Ubuntu ...
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Brother DCP-7030 with 12.04 - weird error

I have a DCP-7030 that I need to work on a brand-new 12.04 install (running the fallback gnome). I followed the instructions here and then had to go into the cups manager, because the printer was ...
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Unable to print with Brother MFC-290C

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 laptop from which I want to print in a Brother MFC-290C printer wired to a Win7 PC. Printer is already being shared by PC. I've tried to install the printer via Alt+F2 ...
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How do I get a Brother HL-2280DW printer working?

I'm trying to install brother printer hh-2280dw which I had no problems to do that in ubuntu 12.10. Now I've decided to switch to ubuntu 12.04 and for some reasons following the same steps it doesn't ...
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Drivers for brother dcp-140w printer

I can't install the first two drivers for this printer, there are four of them. I've already been in brother's official page. Again, i don't have problems downloading the last two (scanner), the first ...
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Unable to install drivers for Linux Brother DCP-J140W printer

I'm not able to install the drivers for dcp-j140w brother printer. Brother page for linux shows four drivers, of which i can install only the last two (scanner). Therefore, the first two (printer) ...
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Getting a Brother HL-2250DN Printer to work over Ethernet

For 3 years I had an HP OfficeJet G55 running on Ubuntu - great! loved it, all was simple and just worked ... then it broke. I ordered a new printer a Brother HL-2250DN. I've got the drivers from ...
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How would I print to a networked Brother MFC-9560CDW?

I've installed the lpr and cupswrapper drivers from Brother, and added the LPD server running on the printer to my CUPS setup, but nothing prints, and no error message is displayed.
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Why doesn't Brother HL 2130 printer work on Ubuntu 13.04?

I'm facing problems with Brother HL 2130 printer on Ubuntu 13.04. It doesn't print anything and all the loaded papers flow away at the same time from the box. How do I resolve this?
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Print errors for Brother HL-5340D on Ubuntu 12.10 / 13.04

Our printer (Brother HL-5340D) does not print correctly on Ubuntu 12.10/13.04. Almost every print-job looks like this: example of faulty print job As you can see, the printer is possessed :). ...
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HL-2240 Brother not printing at margins

It seems like the left margin is fine, but the top and right margins over-run making it seem like the page is cut-off at top and right. It's as if the page were printed too high and too far right. I ...
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Brother DCP-7065DN not printing although it says receiving data

although my printer (connected via USB) is recognized and shows up as the proper model under printers. Under properties the printer is enabled and I have tried to print a test page. Under printer ...
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Install Brother MFC 7360N for beginners

IIm running Ubuntu and want to install my Brother MFC 7360N printer scanner fax. I've tried to just plug in the USB cable, but the only two drivers Ubuntu shows don't work. One of them doesn't react ...
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Brother HL-2270DW stopped printing

Not sure why my printer suddenly stopped printing. I have a Brother HL-2270DW connected via USB. The /var/log/syslog show the the following when I unplug and replug the USB cord in. The only thing ...
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Brother MFC6490CW Printer Drivers

I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 and can not get my Brother MFC6490CW printer to work. When I try to install the device, Ubuntu does not find a driver.
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Brother MFC7420 and Ubuntu 12.10

This problem was supposedly solved a year ago but for me it isn't. Sorry to pick this up so much later but I tried the supposed solution and no matter what I do it will not scan. Printer works fine, ...
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Installing a Brother MFC-240C on 12.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10, 64-bit, with encryption, on my laptop. I've got an old Brother MFC-240C that's connected via a USB port. I was able to locate the appropriate drivers on the ...
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installing Brother DCP-J315W

I want to install a Brother DCP-J315W printer. I use Ubuntu 12.04 When I search in Brother solutions center there are drivers but they come with the instruction too bad to install. Are there other ...