Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Printer not reading from laptop

I am not sure if this is linked to ubuntu 14.04 but my printer HP Ink Adv 1515 is not printing writing. It has worked perfectly before. I am sure it is not an ink cartridge problem. Colour is ...
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Canon MG2550 PIXMA “Simple Scan : no scanners available, Ubuntu 14”

It's very simple! Nothing has worked until now1.... And Canon's website (Europe) doesn't seem to have the right Debian drivers for x64... Canon MG2550 Linux Drivers I just want a DEB file so I can ...
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CUPS Not reaching printer unless printer powered on and off

I'm having an issue with my network printer in that CUPS can't seem to reach the printer unless I power it off, and power it back on. Anything remaining in the print queue will print after a reboot ...
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Simple Scanner fails to find wifi MG3222 all in one scanner, Printer works

I'm trying to get the Simple Scanner to connect to wifi MG3222, the printer connects good and prints a test page and any other doc. The desk top is running Ubuntu 14.04 up to date software, 32bit ...
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Samsung ML1915 USB printer not detected by cups

My Samsung printer stopped working. I tried to remove it from installed devices, but I'm unable to add it again since it isn't detected anymore. The problem seems CUPS related since the printer seems ...
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Brother MFC-J825DW on WiFi network receiving print queue but not printing

My Brother printer is not printing from my Laptop with Kubuntu 15.10 installed. When I tried printing a test page, the printer shows in settings 'Data file sent successfully'. The printer screen shows ...
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Laser printer problem lbp 3108

Hi am installing my laser printer Canon lbp3108 on Ubuntu. It shows installed printer but not printing. The status shows processing please guid me. I am giving some steps that I did for installing ...
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help me set up drivers to my Epson printer

I have Ubuntu installed on my computer but I honestly don't know a thing about running programs off of this OS. I'm trying to set up a printer to this computer through a USB connection for the ease of ...
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How to connect to printer on Apple's Time Capsule?

Ubuntu 14.04, I connected to my Time Capsule's storage drive. But I have a printer connected to my TC and I just can't seem to get it working! I've googled the whole day to no avail. I've tried this ...
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hplip installation stuck at password checking on lubuntu 15.10

I was trying to install hplip 3.15.11 on Lubuntu 15.10 using xTerm or uxTerm as explained and shown in the official how-to (hplip installation how-to), but when I'm asked for the sudoer's password, I ...
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Convert pdf to monochrome via inkscape command line

I have a 65-page PDF file that has text in a dark grey. (Actual text, not a picture/image of text.) Printing on my B/W printer, the text gets all blurry, because the printer is trying to make it less ...
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Problem using printer on ubuntu virtual machine

i have a windows 10 laptop running ubuntu on a virtual machine, i have a canon iP 110 printer connected and my ubuntu is recognizing it, but when i try to print something the state says "done" but the ...
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Lexmark S405 printer not working

I have installed a Lexmark S405 printer, using CUPS and the printer's PPD file (downloaded from the Lexmark web-site). After doing this, I can see the printer everywhere (CUPS, System Settings / ...
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mg2922 still wont work with ubuntu 14.04, unanswered

This question is posed, directing to the drivers for same on asia canon site. Ive done all that, yet it still won't work. I have a Canon MG2922 printer that I want get working on an Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Canon i-Sensys scan only once, need to replug the usb cable

I have a Canon MF 4570 and MF 4730, which works by default on ubuntu 15.10 and ubuntu 14.04.3 with packages sane-backends. The problem is after first scan, I can not scan for second time. I need to ...
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Access network shared printer from wine command prompt

I have connect a shared printer in my ubuntu desktop and I have installed wine 1.6. I ran a vb application in wine and I want to print the output txt file of the vb application. Printer is shared in ...
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Printing from 14.04 on Canon MG6350

I cannot get printing to a Canon Pixma MG6350 work on my HP255 G1 running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The printer wakes up but does not print. Help would be much appreciated.
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settings - two printers and two languages

Why do i have two printers and two language settings? How can i fix this?
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Bixolon SRP 350 : serial Bon printer not work

Hi i installed the Bixolon srp350 like this instruction http://www.bixolon.com/upload/downlo..._en_v1.0.0.pdf then i go to CUPS and ad the Bixolon but at Local Printer i can only ad serial no Bixolon ...
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HP Printer doesn't work anymore despite hplip drivers installed

Some months ago, I've installed the then latest hplip driver (3.15.11) from their website because Ubuntu 14.04 LTS's version doesn't work with our HP LaserJet 1018 printer. It worked great. Fast ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Adding #10 Envelope to Samsung M2070

Running Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop, got Samsung M2070 added as my printer. Trying to print #10 envelopes from LibreOffice, when I ctrl+p, the preview shows letter size paper. Clicked properties and saw ...
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Trying to get a Canon LBP6030W to work

I was wondering if anyone has had success getting a Canon imageClall LBP6030W to work with linux. I have tried using the printer manager to add the printer after I plug it in but there doesn't seem to ...
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How can i install Canon PIXMA ip2772 Driver on ubuntu 14.04?

anybody know How can i install Canon PIXMA ip2772 Driver on ubuntu 14.04 ? or give me download link
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Conditional shell script execution on NAS

I've got NAS, more specifically QNAP TS-251 running Ubuntu (but kind of modified one - it doesn't have terminal). Since none on QNAP forum was able to answer me, I've decided to create a post here. ...
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How to install EPSON l210 scanner

I am trying to install the Epson scanner driver... I have extracted the tar.gz. file but on ./configure shows the error checking for GIMP - version >= 1.0.0... checking for gimp-config... no no ...
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ubuntu can't identify my samsung usb printer

My usb samsung printer can't be identified . When i connect it to my usb , ubuntu can't identify it . In "printers" in system settings it doesn't appear , i do search , no result.
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Printer Dell B1160w how to install in 15.10

Using the installation manual can't get pass step 2 "Installing the Unified Linux Driver 1 Make sure that the machine is connected to your computer and powered on. 2 When the Administrator Login ...
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Printer driver cant install: /usr/bin/lpq: Error - unknown destination “/tmp”

I am trying to setup Xerox 7120 office printer on Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit machine but am unable to install drivers. After downloading linux drivers, extracting and executing (sudo ./setup) I get the ...
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Xsane does not recognize scanner Brother DCP-135C - Xsane não reconhece scanner Brother DCP-135C

Já palmei vários tópicos mas ainda não resolvi este problema. A impressora funciona direitinho, mas o scanner não, Drivers e xsane estão instalados. Tentei resolver alterando o ficheiro ...
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CUPS page_log is always empty

I'm using Ubuntu 15.10 as a basic CUPS server. The problem is that /var/log/cups/page_log is always empty. cupsd.conf PageLogFormat %p %u %j %T %P %C %{job-billing} %{job-originating-host-name} ...
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Connecting Epson to ubuntu 14.04 via wifi

I have had several computers connected to my epson workforce printer via wifi with no problems using Ubuntu 12. When I upgraded them to 14.04 I can no longer connect to the printer. I go to printers > ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 and Epson Artian 837

I just installed Ubuntu 15.10 and would like to install drivers for my Artisan 837 printer. Using System Settings and Printers, the driver epson-201112W is highlighted for download but the install ...
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Printer becomes disabled in the middle of a job

I'm having trouble printing to my HP Officejet 6310 All-in-one printer from Ubuntu 12.04. After I submit a job, the printer will become disabled before completing it. I can go to Printing and ...
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Cannot setup HP All in one DJ3630

I have an ubuntu 14.04 on a asus laptop. I followed the instructions in this page: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/HpAllInOne Here is the first command and its output (It is connected via usb ...
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Trouble Installing Brother MFC-J480DW

Could someone please help me? My mother recently installed Linux Zorin on her laptop then purchased a Brother printer (MFC-J480DW) without checking its desired OS. Online it lists a few different ...
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canon MG4250 and two sided printing

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and canon MG4250 printer. Everything works but two sided printing doesn't work like it should. When start printing in two sided mode it starts printing right at the top of the ...
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Sending print jobs to other devices

My office has a Richo printer that we cannot get our new Ubuntu machine to print to. We print over a network and the Ubuntu laptop wtill not recognise the printer. Someone in the office had the idea ...
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printer is printing twice

># echo foo > foo.txt ># lp foo.txt -d DCP9020CDW request id is DCP9020CDW-3 (1 file(s)) > lpstat -a DCP9020CDW accepting requests since Wed 13 Jan 2016 10:36:57 PM CET I just installed ...
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Installing Epson XP-424 wireless printer

I tried to install an Epson XP-424 wireless printer on my Ubuntu 14.04 system. Originally, I attempted to add it directly from "Printers" in "System Settings". This specific model is not listed, so I ...
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Scaling option of the lp printing command is ignored

A week ago, I had Ubuntu 12.04LTS and I could use the following command perfectly: lp -o "scaling=111 sides=two-sided-long-edge" myfile.pdf This week Ubuntu crashed while performing ...
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How do I install my printer to ubuntu?

Hello Ubuntu community I have been having trouble with school because I haven't been able to print documents from Ubuntu(mostly because I don't know how to :( sad face) I was wondering if any of you ...
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boot failure: Starting cups-browsed - bonjour remote printer browsing daemon

i can't boot into my OS. Booting is stuck at 'Starting cups-browsed - bonjour remote printer browsing daemon' Here the screenshoot : Why?
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LibXp.so.6 missing 15.10

Im trying to install a canon printer driver on 15.10. I know this worked on an older distribution, but now the installation fails: $ sudo dpkg -i o1512een_linux_CQueDEB_v2010_64.deb Selecting ...
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canon ip90 used to work with windows but now no longer does with ubuntu

my canonip90 will run but no ink comes out even though the tanks are full. It used to run well when I was using windows XP but with ubuntu no ink?? help please
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Dual boot vs. Virtualbox for driver support

I have a Macbook Air 2015 El Capitan. Unfortunately it does not detect my printer (HP LaserJet 1022) and neither my external USB HDD. However, Ubuntu does support both. If I install Ubuntu in a ...
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Brother DCP-J100 printer installed but wont print

I have installed the DCP-J100 through the terminal following Brother instructions. Installation was successful, but the printer says it cannot find the drivers and nothing will print. The printer is ...
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Can't Print Over Wireless Network - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Ubuntu newbie here. I tried connecting the printer to my Ubuntu machine via USB and it works perfectly fine. My problem is when I try to print via WiFi. I followed the instructions from edward ...
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Problems with printer connection HP PSC 500 to Dell Latitude D610 running Ubuntu 14.04

HP PSC 500 to Dell Latitude D610 running Ubuntu 14.04. Shows "connected to local host", jobs show up in print queue, nothing prints, jobs disappear from queue. Is there a way to troubleshoot this? ...
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How to install canon pixma MG2920 printer on ubuntu 14.10 [duplicate]

How to install canon PIXMA MG2920 printer on ubuntu 14.10 Printer color is white. USB connection to HP laptop
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Can't select printing format A3 with Cannon iP8750

I have installed Ubuntu 15.10 and have connected an Cannon iP8750. The problem is that Ubuntu doesn't offer the printing format A3. Trying to set it up manually doesn't work either. Is it a bug or ...