Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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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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comment installer epson wf-3520 [closed]

je n'arrive pas à installer mon imprimante epson WF-3520 avec ubuntu j'ai essayé sans succés merci de m'aider dans cette démarche
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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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Printer Error in Brother FAX-2490C [closed]

I am getting error as "cleaning unable 46" Model name: brother FAX-2490C What is the solution fro this error?
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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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How to ADD printer

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.10 and I need to add a printer. It is a Canon MF8200Cw. I went to Canon site and found drivers but I don't know what to do now. Help. I am a relative newbie. I know a ...
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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 ...
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Monitor print jobs/pages printed per IP address

We use an honor system for printed pages, but since someone's been misusing our trust I would like to monitor/log the amount of pages printed per IP address. Is there any software (or script) that can ...
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kde 5 plasma printer configuration module not found

does anybody know how I can install a printer in kde 5 plasma ? I cannot find a module for that in system settings :-( os configuration is: ubuntu 14.10, kde plasma 5, x64
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Manual duplex printinting Canon MX475

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I have the Canon MX475 printer. I want to print a document on both sides of the paper. I have installed my drivers using the tutorial from this page Drivers_tutorial ...
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Printer only prints Test page - Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed a HP 4180 printer (USB). It does print the Test Page but - even properly recognized as an HP 4100 printer serie) - it does'nt print documents as simple as smb.conf for example : it ...
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Deinstalled LAMP and all its dependencies. Now I can't find my Network Printer

I installed LAMP but noticed it would affect my battery life, so I deinstalled it, with all its dependencies. (Yes this was stupid) Now I can't find my network printer. I tried reinstalling CUPS and ...
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Brother HL-L2340DW printer

I've (perhaps unwisely, it seems) just bought a Brother HL-L2340DW printer and I'm struggling to get it working with Ubuntu. I need to get it working wirelessly, but I can connect it by USB in order ...
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How Do I Configure this Multifunction Printer? [duplicate]

Well to start like most of the other posts here, Ubuntu is a wonderful OS, but let's cut to the chase, which is that I'm having a problem with a multi-function printing device. What I Did Buy a ...
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14.04 Lexmark X1240 three in one printer driver

Does 14.04 work better with a Lexmark X1240 printer than previous versions of Ubuntu? I plan to start getting my computers back to Ubuntu and wanted to see if I will need to get a different printer.
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Printer Brother MFC-1810

I want to install a Brother MFC-1810 printer for a ubuntu network and i can't find a driver. How to install this printer to use in network?
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samsung scx-4650 4x21s series printer drivers

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and there is no printer driver for my samsung scx-4650 4x21 series pre installed. How can I install the printer driver?
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How configure Samsung printer! (Add local printer, Cups etc). ML-2010/2015. Ubuntu 14.04

I used tutorial here to get my printer working: http://bchemnet.com/suldr/. Followed all the steps, installed the package. I am using Samsung ML-2015 (same as 2010). Checked that driver works for it. ...
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Cannot connect to remote printer after upgrading to ubuntu 14.04

I had Ubuntu 12.10 which connected to a printer shared in my network without any problem. but after upgrading to 14.04, I found I insert the username and password for the user on windows, clicks ...
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Visible password in printers.conf

Is possible to hide a password in printers.conf? I know its accessible only by root, but ...plaintext... Or is possible to setup authentication page evertime when i print a page? Thanks # Printer ...
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Canon MG2922 cannot get to work

Good evening all, Have a Canon MG2922 printer am attempting to install on a ubuntu 14.04 desktop. Seems none of the drivers I try for it work. when I load them I attempt a test page and states ...
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Printing footers using enscript

I have a working bash script which converts text files to postscript using enscript 1.6.5.90-2 on Kubuntu 14.04. It does several other things to make the output look better like setting margins, ...
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CUPS not starting (Ubuntu 12.04)

I want to install a ppd file to use the network at my university for printing. I use an Acer c720p Chromebook with Ubuntu 12.04 (crouton). The problem is that I can't use the printing service. When I ...
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Why does e-cryptfs keep filling up /tmp?

For some stupid reason Ubuntu 14.10 is now filling up /tmp with files. There are millions. dmesg shows me thousands of lines like this, [15686.146977] ecryptfs_create: Failed to create file inlower ...
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Can't print correctly to Brother HL-2140 laser printer from Ubuntu 14.04

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and connected to Cups which found my Brother HL-2140 printer. I then printed a test page and the printer began putting out an endless amount of blank pages. Turned the printer ...