Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Printer in “pending” mode only, not printing

OS: Ubuntu 13 Printer: HP Deskjet 2540 Problem: Printer worked initially. Suddenly stopped working. Printer cue just says "pending" and printing never happens. How do I get it to go from "pending" ...
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HP P1102 printer not working properly

I had to re-install Ubuntu 12.04. My HP LaserJet P1102 is now printing at a very low dpi (for want of a better description). It prints in a very rough draft quality only. I went into "Settings" and ...
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Network Printer found and drivers installed, not printing from Ubuntu 14.04

I was able to find and connect to my Canon MG6320 printer from my Ubuntu 14.04 computer using the GUI. I clicked: System Settings>Printers>Add and everything worked fine until I tried to print a "Test ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 CUPS problem

I recently upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04 on my laptop and I am not able to print on a network printer via CUPS anymore. If I run system-config-printer I get the error There was an error during the ...
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lsb-graphics in very bad inconsistent state

I was trying to install the printer driver for Brother HL-2280DW, but I had to stop it due to the printer not appearing to any of the PCs anymore. After I stopped it I noticed this error when I ...
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How to get my hardware working for Kubuntu 14.04?

I have a webcam, mic, and printer I want to get working (if possible) on Kubuntu 14.04. The webcam is the highest priority for what I want to get working. Currently, it works in cheese, but isn't ...
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No print option is available with document viewer!

I am using ubuntu 14.0.1 on my dell vostro 1015. As stated in title i have an inactive print option that i can't click. How to enable it again? Thanks in advance for any help.
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Printer Nightmare!

I need help with setting up a wireless printer. It is a canon MG3522 and it seems impossible to set up. Please I need help! This is the printer I have.
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Installation of a Canon MF8380Cdw on Ubuntu 14.04LTS

I am trying to install a Canon Color imageCLASS MF8380Cdw in a 64-bit installation of Ubuntu 14.04. I was able to download the Linux drivers here: ...
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Printing Coupons - I need a 2014 Ubuntu answer? [on hold]

As a 2014 Ubuntu user, I'd like an acceptable answer or work around to the problem of printing coupons. I was hoping for some code or an application that might do the trick. I really don't want to ...
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How to install Canon LBP3300 & LBP2900B in 14.04LTS

Can any one tell how I can install Canon LBP2990B & LBP3300 printer in 14.04 LTS. I have downloaded and install .tar file from canon website and after ward its installing but I am not able to take ...
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how to delete permanently printers in the printers list in ubunto 14.04

I've got the same problem of onother user I want to remove some printers I edited the file /etc/cups/printer.conf and it removes it temporarily, but when I reboot the machine it seems that it adds ...
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How to connect my Wireless Epson WF-2540 to my laptop that is running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS OS

I downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 LTS OS on my laptop a couple of months ago. I just bought a Wireless Epson WF-2540 all in one (printer, scanner, fax, and copier) a week ago. I have the printer hooked up to ...
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Kodak Aio esp5250 stopped printing after upgrade to 14.04. Printer seems there and OK

I am logged in to 14.04 with gnome metacity because of older hardware. My esp5250 worked fine in 12.04 using cups (c2esp16). One problem I had before was that there is no gui icon in ...
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Printer Installation Issues [on hold]

I am trying to install my HP Deskjet 2050 on chroot but the computer does not recognize my printer when it is plugged into the usb port.
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I cannot print from ubuntu because it does not have linux driver installed. is there a way around this?

I am unsure of what I need to do and how to complete this task. I want to be able to print ubuntu 14.0.4 (virtual box) to my company's sharp mx-2615 printer. ubuntu cannot find a driver for this ...
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How do I get a Samsung SCX-4729fd multifunction printer/scanner working?

I have ubuntu 12.04 and I bought samsung SCX-4729fd multifunction. Printer function is working well but what about scanning i have found a default installed program called simple scan but it didn't ...
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problem with konika-minolta magicolor 4750en

I am teacher in 12k. In my classroom are 16 pc's and 1 konika-minolta magicolor 4750en network printer. In earlier versions of Ubuntu this printer works fine. But now it has no working. I can see ...
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Installing Samsung network printer on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to install Samsung C410W printer on Ubuntu 14.04, however after 2 days of struggling any success. I tried to install it through "Add printer", through adding printer in CUPS and I tried ...
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Sharp AR 153 EN driver

I can't find drivers or ppd files for Sharp AR 153 EN. Does somebody know about it or some alternative? Regards!
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Canon Multitasking printer: Scanner doesn't work, printer does

Model: Canon Prixma MG2260 I have installed to ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr. Now I have the problem by my multi function device. The printer works, but the scanner doesn't! I have downloaded the Linux ...
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CUPS - Configuring default printer options [closed]

I'm using a CUPS printer and trying to set the default options for the printer using /etc/cups/ppd and /etc/cups/printers.conf but I don't see a complete list of available options. Currently I'm ...
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I can not print on Windows 7 shared printer

For a while I can not print from my Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit pc on a Windows 7 shared printer. Before that everything was ok. The printer is HP LaserJet 1100. The error message is: "File ...
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Kyocera job accounting and document box

I work at school and we have many XP machines. A few machines I have converted to various light Linux versions. The problem I am having is with the Kyocera printers. We use job accounting and the ...
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How to change libcupsys2 to libcups2

I tried to install my Canon Pixma IP2600 in Ubuntu 14.04 using the offical driver from Canon. I can not change the libcupsys2 to libcups2, so i get a failure....
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Connecting to a CUPS server

I'm probably missing something entirely obvious, but here goes anyway. I'm trying to connect my Ubuntu desktop to a CUPS print server. I go to printers menu, click connect and enter the server ...
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What does the Gradient Stripes section mean in the Libre Office print preferences?

I guess that Reduce Gradient means that it isn't as high quality, but what is the option for Gradient Stripes or Intermediate Colour?
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Adding a 'network' USB printer

I have a HP Deskjet 1050a printer, hence the 'network' in the title. Its a bog standard USB home printer. I have it attached to my router (has a USB port in it). I have got it connected and working ...
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CUPS isn't allowed to access SSSD for authentication

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. The CUPS server requires authentication for all print jobs. If I send a job as a domain user I get the following errors. Any help would be appreciated. I can't find anything ...
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HP Envy 5530 and Linux Ubunu 14.04

I can't install HP ENVY 5530 using USB Cable in Ubuntu 14.04.
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Trouble using Canon MG 2440 printer in UBUNTU 14

I connected usb serial cable from printer to computer. The drivers has been installed automatically. I printed the test page - it was printed. I tryed to print an image - it stays with status - ...
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Canon PIXMA MG3150 Wireless Connection Setup

Any ideas how to set up Canon PIXMA MG3150 Wireless Connection? On the cannon site it says press WPS button on router... I do not have this button on my router. I run Ubuntu Studio 14.04. I have also ...
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Getting Kyocera TaskAlfa printer working with job accounting

I'm working in an office that has a Kyocera TaskAlfa300i. It has a job accounting system -- when I take a memory stick to it to print that way, I have to input my personal code, which charges the ...
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Can not print after upgrading from 12.x to 14.04

After upgrading from V12.04 to V14.04 I am not able to print. I am using an HP LaserJet 400 M451dn. The printer troubleshooter told me that there is no solution to the problem. This is the output of ...
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How can I get my Dell C1760nw Printer to work with Ubuntu?

Ubuntu doesn't recignize this model of printer automatically. How can I get it to work correctly in Ubuntu?
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How to configure a network printer in Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I have 2 printers on a home WiFi network that are accessed by 2 desktops running Windows. I have a new laptop on which I am learning/trying Ubuntu 14.04. How do I configure things to access these ...
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Dell b1160w not working in 14.04

I originally installed the dell b1160w printer on ubuntu 12.04. It worked as expected. A few months ago I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 64 bit and now I can't get the printer to work. I looked at the ...
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Configure Canon printer

I have a Canon MG2120. I want to install drivers for the printer and the scanner. I am on Ubuntu 14.04 I am a complete novice and need to be told what and where to go to install...I have the ...
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How to install Canon pixma mx300 printer with ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I have 14.04 lts. How do I setup my canon pixma mx300 printer?
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how to install rastertospl in my usr/lib/cups/filter?

For installing my Samsung ML -1676 Printer on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS how should I add filter rastertospl on my usr/lib/cups/filter folder?
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How to install Universal Samsung Printer driver?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I wish to install my Samsung ML-1676 printer. I Googled all possible solutions and tried them, but I'm not getting any success. Please help.
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Epson XP202 will not install

I am using 14.04 which has been great until today trying to print using Epson XP202. Previously the printer worked after installing drivers no problem on older versions of Ubuntu/Lubuntu. Now I have ...
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ubuntu/studio 14.04 Brother Printer error

In Ubuntu 14.04 as well as in Studio, I'm not able to install my printer anymore. I have a Brother 2250 dn and the normal installation process is crashing. How should I install the given drivers from ...
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Is my HP DeskJest 1512 All-In-One printer compatible with Ubuntu 14.04? How do I install it if it is?

I was given an HP DeskJet 1512 All-In-One printer as a graduation gift. I have also recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP Probook 4510s with a 32-bit 1Gb RAM and a Celeron processor. I am still ...
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printer configuration failures and upgrade failures

This has become more and more of a problem. I was using 4.8 Kubuntu and could not configure remote printers under system setting printer configuration. I updated to 4.134. I then downloaded print ...
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HP Deskjet 3050A will print but unable to scan.

I was just curious how to set up my HP Deskjet 3050a to be able to scan documents to my computer. I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04. I am currently able to print everything to my printer but when I ...
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Why do large files created with a2ps stop printing in the middle on my HP LaserJet Pro 400?

I converted an ASCII file to a Postscript file with this command: $ /usr/bin/a2ps -1 --font-size 10 --landscape --sides 2 --output $HOME/out.ps myfile.txt It is 52 pages long and displays properly ...
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Cannot print from Windows and printer disapears after reboot

I have a home server running Ubuntu 12.04 and have successfully installed my printer (HP Photosmart B109a) on it with hplip. Printed a test page and printed a file from my terminal using: cat ...
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The Scanner Printer HP PSC 1510 All-in-one does not work

The scanner of my HP PSC 1510 All-in-one does not work, is that I should install some drive? The printer prints normally, but when I try to scan a document on the scanner nothing happens. Could ...
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How to use an Apple Airprint compatible printer on Ubuntu?

Recently I bought a "Canon Selphy 910". This Printer is not supported by any CUPS driver yet. But this printer supports Apple Airprint. Is there a generic driver for Apple Airprint compatible devices ...