Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Create local network share with linux and mac only

I have several machines within my home that I would like to share files and printer with. All of them are Ubuntu (or a derivative) with the exception of one mac. The mac isn't as important as the ...
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How do I get IP of installed network printer

I have installed a network printer in my Ubuntu 14.04 machine by using system-config-printer. This GUI program offers a "Find network printer" function, that explores the local network. It returns a ...
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Install Epson XP 102

I would like to install an Epson XP 102 but cannot find any drivers... How should I proceed?
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Printing issue with canon pixma ip4300 and ubuntu 12.04

I have been bashing my head against the wall trying to get ubuntu 12.04 to print on the above printer as the colours are on the screen. I have managed to print colour photos by tweaking the colour ...
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Libreoffice Calc refresh many times in print preview

in Libreoffice Calc 4.4 or previous versions when want to check print preview, like zoom in/out ,screen refresh many times untill to show preview! I tried to increase memory size of Libreoffice but ...
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Sharing printer on Ubuntu machine with Windows 7 machine

I have set up an HP 5610 to print in Ubuntu 14.10. Also have installed Samba, set the printer to be browseable, and set the guest account as OK. It's only recently that I started with Linux and I ...
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Printing indicator does not appear in Ubuntu 14.04.2

After some update printing indicator does not appear when I print. To view and stop printing tasks I have to go to System Settings -> Printers. How to return it?
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Ricoh SP111 printer setup help

I dont know what to do, Someone said he was able to use his printer with your codes.. I dont even know how to execute check requirments script. I will be thankful if you do make a little explanation. ...
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Canon LBP3300 printer probelm

I am using Ubuntu 15.04. I am unable to get the Canon LBP3300 to work. Getting following error message: CUPS server error – Client-error-bad-request. Please find below some more system info: $ ...
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I want to use Canon Printer : does not setup: PIXMA MP990series [duplicate]

I put in the setup CD and nothing happened. I don't know what else to try?
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Brother MFC-6490cw driver?

I have a brother MFC-6490CW printer and I am unable to connect to it through my wireless network using ubuntu 14.04 due to not having a driver available... does the driver exist? if it does, how do I ...
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Custom Paper size not working

I print some PDF files and would like to force more whitespace on the left side of the Paper because with the current settings, I punch out some information with the perforator. Settings: I opened ...
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HP printer is printing only English part not Hindi one

I don't know why my printer is only printing English part of paper, It leaves blank Hindi part. Anyone have faced this problem? And When I opened the document in Firefox, it was not displaying Hindi ...
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Canon Printer Driver PIXMA IP 1188 series [duplicate]

plz tell me how to install printer drivers of canon PIXMA IP 1188 series on ubuntu 15.04
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Ubuntu14.04 setup printer: no choice item pop up

When I open the dialog of setting up a printer, the system prompts out that system error detected. Suppose it should list out available options for me to choose, like using which type of internet ...
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Cups missing /etc/init.d/cups and cannot be updated

cups package wants to be updated, but the /etc/init.d/cups was deleted before. now we cannot install it. root@server:~# touch /etc/init.d/cups root@server:~# env LC_MESSAGES=EN apt-get dist-upgrade ...
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How can I use mac to print, as an intermediate computer?

Here is the situation: I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, we have a printer(Lenovo-LJ2650DN) in our office's local network. Everyone is printing via the local network, but I can't! Why? Because there is no ...
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how to install Canon LBP2900B

How can I install Canon LBP2900B on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ? I tried the method for the installation of LBP2900, but it didn't work. please suggest me the way
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How to share printer form ubuntu desktop to other ubuntu desktop

After 12.10 OEM now I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm facing the same problem. Dear Maythux you told me that in Print menu SERVER, PRINTER, GROUP, VIEW, HELP will appear and click on Server to ...
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Does TP-Link TD-W8968 has print support for ubuntu

TP-Link TD-W8968 advertises print server support for Win and Mac OS. Does it support printing with Ubuntu OS?
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Barcode scanner Honeywell ms5145 only outputting to terminal

I have this barcode scanner. When I read any barcode (ean-13) it prints this number 056053057052048048051056052053054052050070010. The number is printed only in the terminal. In a text editor or web ...
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hplip-3.15.6 causes cold-start problems on Ubuntu-14.04 64-bit-amd

Since (automatic) installing (and automatic removal of previous hplip version) of hplip-3.15.6 on an 64-bit Ubuntu-14.04LTS platform the USB-port-connected and AC-on HP Printer is not recognized on ...
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P-touch editor for Ubuntu 14.04

I'm the owner of a Brother QL-500 that worked great when I used Windows 8.1, all the drivers, and the program P-touch editor was there. I have tried to get it to work on Ubuntu: ...
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HP 1515 deskjet blank pages

My printer's black cartridge has been changed. Now Images print but not .pdf files received by email. I installed hplip 3.14.3 and checked that my model is supported in Ubuntu 14.04. Removed and ...
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updating in termal: location error and my printer not working, and a few others. : 15.04 lubuntu

More issues, but would have taken a lot of room in the title. When I try to update in terminal, it updates all the repos but at the end I get this message: "You may want to run apt-get update to"... ...
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HP LaserJet 1018 doesn't work under ubuntu 15.04

I have Ubuntu 15.04 and an HP LaserJet 1018 connected by USB. Ubuntu has found drivers and shows that everything is OK. When I send test page to printer it shows that it was handled first and than ...
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Printers Localhost - Can add Printer can't ping the IP address

I'm having trouble installing my printer to Ubuntu 14.04 The printer is: Fuji Xerox Docuprint P265 dw It's connected to my wifi router and has IP=169.254.12.34 The printer shows up using the Pirnts ...
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Installing EPSON GT-S80 Workforce scanner & printer drivers

I'm not Ubuntu/Linux saavy at all.. can someone please give me specific well-articulated instructions on how to download and install the drivers for the abovementioned scanner/printer/fax unit?
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Canon MF4140 printing black sheets

I have Ubuntu 15.04 and I'm using a Canon i-sensys MF4140 printer. The printer only prints incorrectly some pages whenever I try to print some specific (but multiple) pdf and jpeg files. The result I ...
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How do I install proprietary drivers for my Brother all-in-one printer/scanner/fax?

Guides on how to install drivers for a Brother all-in-one network printer are either for older devices or are rather complicated as they often involve editing or copying system files in my root ...
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How do I install my Pixma iP 1700 on 14.04LTS?

I know that there are directions to accomplish this on the wiki, however when I follow those directions I get an error message indicating the files I downloaded can not be found? I am new to linux ...
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HP Envy 4500 WiFi printer not found using WiFi

I'm not a 'power user' so please be patient. Wife and I are both running 14.04 on our respective laptops with no problems. We connect to the Home WiFi with no issues. I purchased an HP-Envy 4500 ...
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Dai Nippon DS40 15.04 CUPS “client-error-not-possible”

When attempting to add a Dai Nippon Printing DS40 (DS4Y39050495&backend=dnpds40) using Printers->add, it appears that a driver is found, but upon clicking "apply" CUPS complains thusly: CUPS ...
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printer stops printing ('holds'), continues after reboot (?!)

When printing a multiple-page pdf file sent from Adobe PDF Reader, or a multiple-page ODF text document (other situations not tested), a printing job starts as normal, but gets stuck after one or 1,5 ...
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Ubuntu does not recognize HP envy 4501

Ubuntu won't recognize my HP envy 4501. I have tried plugging in the usb: it won't notice it at all. I tried running setup from disk and it said archive manager is in error. I'm new to Linux. Thanks ...
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Printer keeps ejecting blank pages

Remember this? Printer not printing, ejects a blank page ? Well its back again, ejects blank page after blank page. So, what could be wrong here then? PDF now chucks out blank pages, Libre Office ...
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Use printer via terminal

So, I'm pretty new to Ubuntu and basically I'm trying to use a printer via the Ubuntu termial, but I don't know how to do that. I found on the web some commands that could do the job but I don't know ...
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Cannot install printer driver epson l210 [closed]

I want to install printer driver in ubuntu 13.10. but when I tried to install it, I got an error message like this : Please help me...Thank you.
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How to remove all print packages; configure CUPS with Gutenprint correctly?

Learning the ins and outs of linux and enjoying doing so; I have come across a problem that has stumped me for now; perhaps you kind folk can help. I am trying to get my printer working; it works but ...
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Duplex printing, Brother DCP 7065DN, (K)ubuntu 14.10

How can I do duplex printing on a Brother DCP-7065DN printer in Kubuntu 14.10? When I install the printer as a new printer, there are three eligible choices among the Brother drivers: "DCP-7065DN ...
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Epson xp-610 not using driver properly

This morning I had my Epson XP-610 printer installed. It wasn't printing because I couldn't convince it that I'd installed a new ink cartridge. I decided to try removing the printer from the printers ...
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HP 2545 all-in-one (wifi) not detected after rebooting (HPLIP)

Installed HPLIP on Ububtu 14.04 for the all-in-one HP Deskjet Ink Advantage 2545. Works fine until rebooting. After rebooting the printer looks installed on hplip tollbox but as "not conected". ...
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Pronterface will not connect to 3D printer [duplicate]

When I click connect in Pronterface for it to connect to my 3D Printer (a Rigidbot) I get this error message: stty: /dev/ttyACM0: Permission denied [ERROR] Could not connect to /dev/ttyACM0 at ...
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How to get file /etc/init.d/ccpd back?

I was messing with printer settings. And one of the steps was: sudo update-rc.d ccpd defaults 20 It gave an error ccpd file already exists. So without thinking much I did: sudo rm ...
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Terminal And Python console isn't showing Bangla

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I can't print anything in Bengali in Python console and Ubuntu terminal! When I try to print some Bengali characters in console or try to write Bengali in the terminal I ...
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Installing printer Epson SX235W in Ubuntu 14.04

I am fairly new to installing/fixing things on Ubuntu if this does not involve the graphical interface of Software Centre. I want to get my Epson Stylus SX235W working, but unable to do it so far. ...
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Is there a driver for FX CP215 w colour laser printer?

The printer is connected via ethernet and has an IP address; under Ubuntu 15.04 Add a Printer finds and recommends a few drivers but none of them actually work. One of them actually starts the ...
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How can I read printer's data from a COM port?

I would like to use an usb to com adapter to sniff data sent from computer 1 that should arrive to a printer. I'd connect computer 2 in the place of the printer so I'd have classic com port on ...
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Installing Epson print driver gives 404 on Ubuntu.com

I am installing the generic Epson print driver from Epson here http://download.ebz.epson.net/dsc/search/01/search/?OSC=LX. When installing with Ubuntu software centre I get an immediate error to check ...
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About compatibility between specific printer and Ubuntu 12.04

Is an HP photosmart P1000, model c6723a compatible with Ubuntu 12.04 OS? I can't find this out from HP or anywhere I have researched. Please help.