Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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My canon printer won't print with my still new 241 color cartridge

My canon printer (pixma?) with a 241 color cartridge was printing black and white just fine until I tried to print color with my 241 color cartridge that I installed but almost never used. It tried to ...
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HP CM1312 MFP, Ubuntu, and Microsoft Word

I installed a HP CM1312 MFP under Ubuntu 14, and it works perfectly, but i'm experiencing two little "issues" related to Microsoft Word 2007, which i'm using with Wine. The first one is... that i ...
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Canon MX435 refuses to print in black-and-white

I want to photocopy in black-and-white on my Canon MX435. But the little yellow warning sign lights up and the printer tells me to check the ink levels. Color is low/empty, but I only print black and ...
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Debug a printing problem

I try to print from LibreOffice and the dialouge comes up to say it's printing, but nothing happens. The printer just sites there, oblivious. I tried printing from the command line to get some ...
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How to install Brother HL-3170CDW printer wirelessly in ubuntu

I am having a difficult time trying to get a new Brother HL-3170CDW printer working in Ubuntu as a wireless printer. I've verified that the printer is visible at 192.168.1.132, and despite entering ...
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Driver for Fuji Xerox DocuPrint P115 b?

I'm having difficulty finding a driver to allow me to print with this printer. I've tried installing the built-in drivers for Fuji Xerox printers with similar-sounding model names but nothing comes ...
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Printer not recognized on Ubuntu Libre Office

I am running 14.04 and have a HP Deskjet 2545 wireless printer which is supported by Ubuntu. I have run HpLIP, the latest version and installed the printer. The printer is recognised by Ubuntu, ...
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How do you create a PDF from multiple images? Now with more grid problems

So I have a ton of 825x1125 images ( (>300, in png format but I can make jpegs). I need to create a printable PDF with them (to print playing card prototypes). They have to be in a 3x3 grid pattern in ...
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Can't browse samba network after upgrade 14.10 to install printer

With 14.04 I installed a network printer, hosted on a different windows PC. Everything worked fine, but after upgrading to 14.10 I get the error that I can't print. When trying to open the properties ...
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Trying to connect a Samsung m2020w printer to wireless network

I have a Samsung m2020w printer. I have succeeded in downloading the printer drivers and can use the printer with a USB cable. However, I am unable to use the wireless connection. The difficulty is ...
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Ubuntu Printing

I have a printer setup on a remote server. I know it works (since someone else set it up). It clearly says that following protocols are supported with the printer SLP Config Bonjour ...
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new user problem loading brother driver dcp-340cw

when running linux-brprinter-installer it finnishes with "Error csh ls required" can anyone help? just loaded ubutu 14.04 (lost windows 8,1) very new to linux
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does hp deskjet ink advantage 1515 all in one scanner works with ubuntu 12.04

I started using ubuntu 12.04 about a week ago. I can use the print function but I just cant use the scan. Every time I use simple scan or xsane it displays that it cant find any devices. any and all ...
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How to install Epson WF2010 on Ubuntu 14.0

I am not an expert on Ubuntu but has been using it for the last 3 years. I recently bought an Epson printer WF2010. On installing it the printer is recognised by the computer but on printing it prints ...
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Brother DCP-L2560DW will it work on ubuntu

Has anyone used this printer? And do it work properly on Ubuntu 14.04 wireless, the same goes for the scanner.
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Installing Samsung printer driver for SL-M2020W/XAA in Ubuntu 14.04

I just purchased a new Samsung Xpress SL-M2020W/XAA printer and am having trouble installing the drivers. The printer application does recognize the printer but when it searches for the drivers, they ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 printing from wine error

I have installed ubuntu 14.10. i use playonlinux to install word 2010. And now i can't print from wine application. Notepad and word don't print. In 14.04 all was ok. How can i fix this? Update. ...
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Canon Pixma iP2850 printer problem

Recently I installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 and tried to install a new-ish Canon iP2850 printer (wired USB connection) which works fine on Windows 7 and XP. This printer is not in the Ubuntu list of drivers ...
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How to scan multiple pages to one PDF file using HP Envoy 4500

I am using UBUNTU 14.04 and have a HP Envoy 4500 printer (hplip 3.14.10) connected via USB. I have a document of about 12 pages. I want to scan them onto a single PDF. I am able to scan each document ...
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error: A required dependency 'cups (CUPS - Common Unix Printing System)' is still missing

When attempting to install drivers for my printer, I get error: A required dependency 'cups (CUPS - Common Unix Printing System)' is still missing. error: Installation cannot continue without this ...
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How To Install Canon LBP2900B printer in 14.04 LTS?

How can I install Canon LBP2900B on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ? I tried many methods since 1 weak ; but I can't find the solution. Can anyone please give me step by step instruction to install my Canon ...
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Print driver for Epson Workforce Pro WP-4025

Does anybody run Epson Workforce Pro WP-4025DW on Ubuntu successfully? If yes, which driver is similar. For me it's not necessary to use all features, but I've no clue how different Epson printers ...
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Cups - HP 8600 Pro - Print over Internet

I setup Cups 1.5.3 and I found the same Printer 4 times. dnssd://Officejet%20Pro%208600%20%5BDC57A1%5D._printer._tcp.local/ dnssd://Officejet%20Pro%208600%20%5BDC57A1%5D._pdl-datastream._tcp.local/ ...
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Printer error caused by libhogweed, libgmp.so.10

I upgraded my ubuntu to 14.10 yesterday and wanted to print something today, when an error occured. I can't even display my printers, when running system-config-printer I get this error message ...
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Print raw text to dot-matrix printer in gedit/cups

If I print to a dot-matrix printer using cat file.txt > /dev/lp0, it prints with the printer's default font (fast). If I print to a dot-matrix printer using gedit, it will use the printer's ...
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system-config-printer fails to launch

12.04 system-config-printer fails to launch Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/system-config-printer.py", line 31, in <module> import gtk File ...
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How do I fix a “Broken Pipe” error when using a Canon printer?

I just started to use a Canon Pixma MG2550 printer. It did about 8 print outs then stopped. I get the message 'Broken Pipe.' Also the printer queue is deleted or says 'processing' and all sorts of ...
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HP linux printer driver filled my download folder with an update, is it okay to empty it?

HPLIP installed an update, and filled the downloads folder with several hundred items while downloading the new version. Have the files been installed, or is it running some things from the Downloads ...
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Can't add Epson WF 3520 to Ubuntu 14.04

I have a wireless Epson WF-3520 and I am trying to add it on Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit). I went to the Epson website, downloaded the 64 bit debian package and installed it. I then went to add the printer ...
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Install driver for Samsung M2070F SL Printer Xpress [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I need to install the ULD_V1.00.27.04.tar.gz Linux Printing & Scan Driver for the Samsung M2070F SL Printer Xpress from the Samsung Printer Xpress M2070F website. I have ...
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Why my printer doesn't print anything sometimes?

I am using Ubuntu 14. When I print something, code for example, it's about 40% chance to print the following, instead of the thing that I need: e 1 $$EndFeature currentfile ...
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network scanner installation

I have Canon IR 2200 network multi functional device (MFD). I have installed printer but not able to scan. canon provide network scangear utility for windows. I have also installed this utility with ...
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Error printing on network printer hp laserjet4200 in ubuntu 14.10

I have recently upgraded from 14.04 to 14.10. I have been using network printer HP Laserjet 4200 on 14.04 without any problem. After the upgrade, on both my laptop and desktop computers, I am unable ...
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My Canon LBP6020B printer doesn't forward anything from the printer queue

I can't use my Canon LBP6020B printer on my Ubuntu 14.10 installation. I couldn't use it with 14.04 either. I have installed Canon drivers with a help of GDebi: cndrvcups-capt_2.60-1_amd64.deb. ...
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Printer connected to wifi modem does not work

I have been trying to install my Kyocera FS 1040 printer which is connected to my WiFi modem via USB cable. When installing I type http://192.168.xx.xx:631/printers/Impresora into the DEVICE URI ...
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cloud printing enabled but only symbols printing

I Connected my printer to google cloud print with google chrome.I have given a print job from my android through cloud print.I got some numbers and symbols as printout.Is there any package to be ...
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Ubuntu 14 command line printing impossible but fine through gui

If I try to command line print any file using lp or lpr, I get a "no pages found" error in CUPS. Tried also as SUDO, no go. But if I print from any application (text editor etc) it prints no problem. ...
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How to alter the diameter of the centre when Print To CD Epson R300

I was happy to find installing my Epson Stylus Photo R300 a relatively easy affair on my newly installed Ubuntu 14 (once I'd remembered to actually plug in the USB cable that is :-) I was even more ...
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Brother MFC-L2700DW printer does not work

I have just purchased a Brother MFC-L2700DW and cannot seem to install it; it doesn't appear in the list of Brother Printers in Ubuntu 12.04. Does anyone know if this printer is actually supported?
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HPLaserjet 1000 stopped working with Rel. 14

HP Laserjet 1000 stopped working when I upgraded to Rel. 14. Have tried similar problem fixes found on Ubuntu sites, but none of the suggestions worked. Can anyone point me to a similar problem that ...
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CUPS error - can't print from command line LP but can through applications

If I try to command line print any file using lp or lpr, I get a "no pages found" error in CUPS. But if I print from any application (text editor etc) it prints no problem. A filter error for ...
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Zebra printer driver problem in ubuntu 14.04

I have a zebra printer Installed in my computer for labelling. I use ubuntu 12.10 before ubuntu 14.04, The printer is working properly in previous version using ZPL driver in common unix printer ...
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Canon imageCLASS MF4890dw ubuntu 14.04

I have a Canon imageCLASS 4890dw laser printer/scanner/copier/fax. I am running ubuntu 14.04. I downloaded and installed the x64 UFRII v290 drivers. CUPS recognized my device, and the installation of ...
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HP P1102W not responding

Trying to install drivers for a HP P1100W on Ubuntu 12.04. The printer was recognized as soon as I hooked it up. I'm using the USB cable. I followed the directions of the below URL "working with ...
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Passbook printer IBM 9068 A03

I am using Ubuntu 14.04, with an IBM 9068 A03 for output. The available driver for the printer is Proprinter II. It's great. But the matter is the resolution just 120x72 dpi (max), whereas it should ...
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“browse” button disabled in “windows printer via samba” for printer shares

I have done a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.10 and SMB printing seems to be missing. There was no SAMBA option for adding a network printer, after Googling, I installed libsmbclient, smbclient and ...
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Konica Minolta bizhub 163/211 driver for Ubuntu 14.04

I have bought a new all-in-one Konica Minolta bizhub 163/211 but I cannot install it on Ubuntu 14.04. Where can I get its PPD?
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Printers - service framework not available

Trying to install Samsung ML 1660 printer. Under System Settings- Hardware -Printers, it tells me the 'service framework not available'. lsusb recognizes there's a Samsung device connected, but ...
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Sharp AR-5516 all-in-one printer not working on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Sharp AR-5516 printer connected to my PC but I cannot get it working. I have tried to install its driver with the printer driver manager, but I cannot find it. I installed the recommended ...
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After the installation of foo2capt driver for Canon LBP 2900

I installed foo2capt driver in Ubuntu 14.04 for Canon LBP 2900 printer. Then add printer using printer settings option. When I give a test print the status shown as 'processing' , no further ...