Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Installting an HP 6830 Scanner

I want to setup the scanner part of an HP Officejet 6830 on Ubuntu 14.04. The pinter is working with IP 192.168.1.105 and also connected with an USB cable. I've installed hplip 3.15.2 and hplip-gui, ...
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Printer installation in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have recently installed Windows 7 & Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit OS. I want to install Canon ImageClass MF 3010 printer. But I dont know how to install in Ubuntu and where could I get linux driver.
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How to get working Samsung SL-M2070W printer on Ubuntu 14.04?

I have problems installing the driver for my printer Samsung SL-M2070W. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. Any advice? I have downloaded the .tar.gz driver from Samsung website, but I don't know how to use it ...
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Printing diverse .jpg labels

I want to print several different labels. I found this code: convert *.jpg my_new.pdf This worked, but it still only prints one label per sheet of paper. Does anyone have any suggestions? Thank you ...
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CUPS-PDF prints a blank page

I am a new ubuntu user. I installed cups-pdf to print a pdf file, but everytime I print I get one blank page, no matter how many pages I try to print.
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How to use iscan via WiFi (Epson L355)?

I achieved to configure my Epson L355 printer in Ubuntu 14.04. Both Easy Scan and gscan2pdf recognize the scan and work good via WiFi, but iscan does not. Iscan is only working via USB. It throws the ...
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Randomly crashing HP ProBook 4540s

I have a problem with my HP ProBook 4540s randomly crashing when printing. The printer is a HP LaserJet 300Color printer. Both were purchased new. The window that shows it crashing is black but ...
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Several issues with 14.04.2 slow network, high samba cup usage

I have Ubuntu Trusty 14.04.2 installed with Zentyal and openchange. It is running on Vmware 5.1 with 8GB ram and 1 cpu with 4 cores. I am having a huge problem with network traffic being very slow ...
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Laserjet P1005 printer connected to Netgear USB-port

I have a Netgear JNR3210 router with a USB-port. In my Windows computer the printer works fine as a wireless printer. The router software has the USB-control center, where I may select the printer or ...
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Can only print as root

I've had a devil of a time setting up an HP LaserJet 1320 printer with my Utopic Unicorn Server (server has no gui so command line only). I can't seem to access /locatlhost:631/admin (times out) and ...
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Evince File/Print printer list error

Evince File/Print printer list contains a printer that is not on my network and is not present in my attached printers in Systems Settings/Printers. When printing directly from Firefox, the printer ...
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Epson XP-410 installed but wont print nor scan

After some research, I was finally able to install my Epson XP-410 Wifi printer. I can see it in the menu, but when I try to print or scan, I just get a message that it can´t connect to the printer ...
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Print second vowel in word in red color

How do I print the second vowel in a word in red or blue color. Let say I execute my script called "script1" which reads a text file. My script should be able to print the second vowel in every word ...
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How do I install 32 bit drivers for the Panasonic KX-MB1900 printer/scanner?

How do I install drivers for the Panasonic MB1900CX All-in-One Printer/Scanner? I have studied above question and applied but it not get me to the solution if any other alternate or solution ...
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awk print output redirection

I am writing a bash script, and in that bash script I have a line similar to this: awk '/TextToBeMatched/ { print; print "TextToInsert"; next }1' "/Path/to/specified/file.extension" And currently ...
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Brother HL-2250DN doesn't work anymore over Ethernet

My above printer (connected over Ethernet) doesn't work anymore since yesterday. I have downloaded the driver again from: ...
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lubuntu 14.10 and installing xerox phaser 3020 wifi printer?

I am not good at linux but not totally stupid :) and i cannot install simple printer. I did it easy on windows and now want to do the same at my netbook with lubuntu 14.10 Printer is in my home ...
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connecting HP3520 to wireless network

I am using UBUNTU 14.04 I try to connect a printer HP 3520 all-in-one to a wireless network. I downloaded and installed HPLIP and connected the printer to the laptop through an USB port. It is well ...
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Can't get Starr micronics TSP100 to print

I have a starr micronics TSP100LAN printer and can't get it to print from my Ubuntu (14.04) headless server. I am trying to print through a tomcat application and when I do the job stops with the ...
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How to find a printer on another subnet

I have a server with 4 ethernet ports: 1 used to connect to internet and 3 others used to manage 3 local subnets. I configured the DHCP server, the routing, packet forwarding for IPv4 and NAT; ...
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Connect to School's Print Control System [closed]

I want to connect my university's print control system but school's website express connect method for only windows. For Windows operating systems: Click on the [Start] icon and go to ...
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Installing cannon E510 printer-driver [duplicate]

I have found out the .tar.gz for my printer but i do not know which one to download from the list. plz tell me which one to download and how to install.. Here's the link ...
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Run Canon Pixma p200 to ubuntu 14.04

I just bought a printer, Canon p200. and this laptop running ubuntu 14.04 is also new that everything seems so alien to me. I can't figure out how to use the printer. I added it already in the ...
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Printing one sheet with duplex enabled fails HP psc 2510

Rather old issue I have with Ubuntu 14.10 (currently 15.04 beta) and the HP psc 2510. Issue started at I believe 13.04 (perhaps 12.10), but would be great if someone has a solution. Situations: ...
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I have to restart my printer for every next print

I have a problem with Xerox Phaser 3140 and Ubuntu 14.10. The first printing for the day is ok, but if I have to print something else few minutes later, I have to stop and push out my printer again ...
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Intall Brother MFC-J435w Printer

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on Desktop PC. I'm trying to get my Brother MFC-J435w Printer. The Software Center did not have drivers for the printer so I tried installing the Generic driver ...
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Why does printing multiple pages per sheet cut off the edges?

I often print pages such as instructions as two pages per sheet, since that saves both ink and paper. However, these instruction sheets are filled to the rim, and I often find that the printer doesn't ...
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Determine the correct /dev/usb/lp*

is there a way to determine which printer uses which /dev/usb/lp*? I'm building a system which should automatically allocate printers if reconnected. And I don't want to force assignment using udev ...
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using color cartidges to print black

My printer ran out of black ink, but the color cartridge still has a lot of ink. I want to print using only ink from the color cartridge. I used to be able to do this using advanced printer settings ...
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What are some large, office printers that work well with Ubuntu? [closed]

I work for a company that let me convert an entire office to ubuntu as a test-site for the feasibility of converting over to ubuntu on all or most of our machines. We have a Canon iR3880i and have had ...
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CUPS service will not start [ubuntu 14.10]

I have reinstalled CUPS multiple times to include a reinstall and a purge and install this is the sys log i get when i restart CUPS service. Mar 7 16:24:37 DTE-Ubuntu kernel: [ 2661.232492] ...
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How to install Sharp AR-M207 printer on Lubuntu 14.10

I've downloaded the proper driver from Sharp download center. After installing it no print job van reach the printer. Please help me solve this problem. Thanks.
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I need drivers for an HP 6820 Printer

I am new to Ubuntu and Linux. I have purchased an HP 6820 Office Jet printer and can't find any info about drivers for this model.
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How to setup Brother 2135 over Wifi without WPS?

I have a Brother 2135W printer. I can print over USB, yet I want configure it in my local network over Wifi. I used to have a router supporting WPS. There, it was possible to setup the printer easily ...
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How to install Konica minolta 1580MF printer dirver

How to install Konica minolta 1580MF printer dirver?
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How to install brother mfc-J615w printer wirelessly on ubuntu14.04

I am trying to use my Brother MFC-J615W wireless printer in Ubuntu 14.04. I have installed the driver available from Brother ...
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Is it possible to get a HP printer to work with or without hplip in Ubuntu 14.04?

I run Xubuntu 14.04 with a HP PSC 1315 printer, using hplip, and printing a document without the printer crawling to a halt is damn near impossible. After a system reboot, printing one page sometimes ...
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filled PDFs forms turn to black boxes

I have been using Evince to fill out forms for time sheets and have had no problems until recently; My work changed the form and now when I fill them out the filled portions turn to black boxes on ...
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Canon MX420 has stopped printing

My Canon MX420 was printing and will not do so now. The printer screen says "wait-processing" and then nothing happens. I have looked for solutions online without success. sorry..new to this. I see ...
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How can I install my printer by terminal?

I have an Epson TX 115 printer. The thing is that I could successfully install when I was running Ubuntu 13.10 but now that I have 14.04 I tried installing by the same way, using system settings, but ...
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Drivers for my Epson WP 4530

I am trying to install my Epson WP-4530 using the disks that came with the printer. It will print gibberish so I think all I need is the correct drivers for the printer. Is there a website or ...
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How do I set up a Dell C1760 printer?

New to ubuntu. Have DOS and windows experience I am trying to install a Dell C1760 printer on Ubuntu 14.04 without success. Can anyone give me a step by step answer? Thanks in advance
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Trying to get a Fuji-Xerox DocuPrint CP105b working

I'm trying to get a Fuji-Xerox DocuPrint CP105b LED head colour printer to work in Kubuntu 14.10 64b I've recently installed foo2zjs as per this page. As mentioned there, I've installed the HBPL1 ...
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setting up cannon p200 printer [duplicate]

i am trying to set up cannon pixma p200 printer on my ubuntu 12.4 desktop.i went up to setting > printing>add printer>device uri(don't know uri means) so entered cannon p 200.it started to search ...
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How can I share my printer on Ubuntu GNOME with a Windows 7 HomeGroup?

I'm using Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 on my desktop computer, which has an HP F4100 connected directly to it via USB. My parents' desktop computer runs Windows 7, which has a HomeGroup set up; my school-issued ...
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Cannot print from Ubuntu to Develop ineo 224e in proper format of page - A4

I installed drivers for this printer properly (I think). The testing page is printed as well, but I cannot print on A4, because the printer always issues, that format of page is 8 1/2 x 11 inches. ...
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Epson WF-4630 print output too light

When I print from my Ubuntu computer (lenovo G580) the output looks faded to the point of almost being unreadable. All colors, black and greyscale are too light. I am running Ubuntu 14.04. Today, I ...
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Reinstalling cups on server 14.04.2

I have upgraded a server from 11.04 to 14.04. Everything is fine except cups. So I purged and removed the config files. Now having installed cups there are no config files as per a clean install?? ...
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Canon LBP 3150 not running in Ubuntu 14.10

I've downloaded the "Linux_CAPT_PrinterDriver_V260_uk_EN.tar.gz" file. But unable to install it properly. What are the steps to install LBP 3150 in Ubuntu 14.10.
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Need help with printer application

I have an Epson WF-3520 printer and Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit, and I'm having trouble using the Ubuntu printer settings to add my printer. I have installed the correct full feature printer driver from the ...