Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Unable to print on network printer Ricoh Aficio MP C3001 on Ubuntu 14.04

After a fresh installation of Ubuntu 14.04 I'm no longer able to print using the Ricoh Aficio MP C3001 printer that is accessible via samba on the network. Job completes normally but nothing gets ...
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Canno MP140 set up

Anyone help me please. I want to install my Canon printer-scanner MP140 with Ubuntu with results so far. I can't print excel, words, pdf documents.
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Change username in print que

Hi I am using my Ubuntu 13.04 to print to my workplace. Everything works fine, the printer prints ok but the username shown in the print queue of the printer is the one I have on my laptop and not my ...
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In netstat, I'm getting close_wait for ipp. Is that supposed to happen?

Netstat is giving me Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address Foreign Address State tcp6 1 0 ip6-localhost:40526 ip6-localhost:ipp CLOSE_WAIT I don't have a ...
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Printer-Applet missing in Ubuntu 14.04

Since updating to Ubuntu 14.04 when I print a document the Printer-applet doesn't show in the top toolbar. How do I get it back?
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Ricoh MP 2001L Driver not working

In my Kubuntu 14.04 Ricoh MP 2001L Driver is not working. There is no Error Message. Page is not being printed.I tried to select.ppd file. The same problem is existing... Please help me
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Printer does not work after changing OS to Ubuntu

I changed OS from Windows 7 to Ubuntu. All is fine, but my printer will not print. Settings indicate it is linked. Screen even shows it is transferring data, but no page is produced. Does anyone ...
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PDF files are printed as blank pages.

I'm trying to print a PDF file with Document Viewer. I get blank pages out of printer. When I hit Print preview, I also see blank pages. Images (jpg) are printed just fine. The problem appeared ...
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How to fix Gutenprint

How can I diagnose Gutenprint crashes? No error message other than "plugin crashed." The problem started when I followed online advice to backlevel my CUPS to stop problems printing to an Epson ...
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Printer PagePro 1490MF not working although driver installed

I followed the instructions and installed successfully the driver from the vendor's website. Now the printer is responding (I hear a noise from the printer as soon as I send a print request) but at ...
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How to fix: Epson wireless networked printer aborts after printing half a page

Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS Epson Stylus TX550W multifunction printer (copies, scans, but no fax): The first time I managed to discover the printer on my wireless LAN. However, when printing the Ubuntu Test ...
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Network printer - Incorrect configuration?

I want to use a printer over my home network, but it fails. All the computers (3) with Ubuntu 13.10 installed. HP-Printer, Hplip installed. The printer works fine on machines it is directly connected ...
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Not able to disable the cups service using boot-up manager

In the bootup-manager, I have disabled cups because I don't have any printers connected to my laptop. But, still the cups service gets automatically started. How to disable such services? BTW, I am ...
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How to use raw CUPS print queue?

I have a laser printer connected to my Raspberry PI. Because the PI has such a puny CPU I have set it up as a raw printer. I am able to print just fine from my wife's mac, but I cannot seem to figure ...
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Printing Speed is Slow on Ubuntu

I am Using HP Laserjet P1007 printer. On Detecting Printer, Hplip (hplip-plugin-run) Configured successfully on ubuntu 12.04 LTS. And Printer is Working. But Printing speed is slow. On Windows, ...
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how to install konica minolta bizhub195/215 [on hold]

I am trying to install konica minolta bizhub 195 but not able to install it i have searched the driver in konica site but it is not available
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No Printer Driver for HP 3510 in Lubuntu

Have just installed Lubuntu 14.04 and I am experimenting with it. The system finds my network printer, HP 3510, but suggests HP 3810 as driver. No other shows. That driver does not work. When I dealt ...
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Can't instal epson inkjet printer driver

When I try to install the epson-inkjet-printer-201207w driver, things go bad, real hard. Process finishes with error and breakes apt-get. What could I do to install my L355 printer?
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Problems setting up Ubuntu as print server

I have a HP laser printer attached via USB to my Ubuntu 12.04 system and it is working just fine. I am following the procedure in the Ubuntu Community Help Wiki to set up a Ubuntu print server that ...
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How do I view my ink tank levels

I have a canon iP3600 printer and was unable to print a test page out. Though the driver is OK I think that one of the ink tanks may be empty, but with Linux I can not view the status of the printer ...
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Unmet dependency in 14.04 installing printer

i've been using my Canon MP550 printer for some ubuntu versions now, and installation always worked: $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:michael-gruz/canon-trunk $ sudo apt-get update $ ...
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Samsung printer not working since 14.04

My Samsung ml-1640 was working while using 13.10. Since I made an upgrade to 14.04 I can install the printer, but the it dosen't print. Status is :"Waiting for printer to be available". I tried the ...
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Samba Printserver with 12.04

I am now trying to setup a print server with cups & samba, but constantly fail. I found an outdated samba in the 12.04 repository that has known bugs since 2012. I found a false dependency in SWAT ...
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Cannot change printer name (WERR_ACCESS_DENIED)

I am having MAJOR problems trying to network-share a printer I have connected to my Ubuntu machine (the rest of the machines on the network are all various versions of Windows). I've been tangling ...
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slow D1420 HP Deskjet printer slower than regular

Why is my printer so slow when trying to print something from my files? I started a power-point in Libra and tried to print the first page. The printer is running very slowly though it is printing. ...
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Printer Canon pixma mp190 will not print or scan [closed]

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 to replace Windows XP. However I can't get my Canon Pixma MP190 to print or scan. I have downloaded drivers and printer icon appears. It then asks if I want to print ...
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Failure to install a printer in Ubuntu 13.10

Am having difficulty installing a Canon Pixma iP4600 printer in 13.10 and cannot print a test page. Printer performs normally in Windows XP. Any suggestions please.
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How can I setup Canon MF5550 on Linux box

Recent support to XP has ended as a result I am looking for Linux driver for my Canon MF5550 which connects via USB. Could not find any driver for this printer for Linux. Need help how I can connect ...
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printer not communicating with PC

I did install HP printer driver yet its not communicating with printer when printing command is given when printing command is given its goes to printing queue and printing does not happen I did ...
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How can I store printers locally?

I usually upgrade to a new version of Ubuntu by making a clean install. I do use a separate /home partition, so most of my application settings stay in place. One thing that bothers me though, is ...
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Can't connect to configure CUPS through web interface

I'm trying to connect an old HP LaserJet 1000 printer on a new Windows machine. The printer hasn't had any new drivers since XP. I found a solution online with this recommendation but I'm getting ...
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problem with lexmark pro705 printer in ubuntu 12.04

I'm having a problem with printing with a lexmark pro705 printer in ubuntu 12.04 The properties of the print job for the test page http://imgur.com/j2pahoF I get the message: The Printer cannot ...
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Workaround for printing with 32b canon drivers from Ubuntu 64bits?

I have installed 32bit Ubuntu versions for years since I feared incompatibility issues, but last time I installed it, I went for a 64 bit as this is the default now, and everything worked smoothly ...
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Epson EPL-5900L page displacement

I just configured my EPSON-EPL5900L printer using this guide however whenever i try to print something from the test page to a libreoffice document the page has a 0.5mm offset in width and height so ...
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How to use Secure Printing on Ubuntu 12.04 on Workstation and Debian 6.0 on server?

Can anyone give me a step-by-step on how to make Samsung SL-M4020ND to print on Secure Printing mode on Ubuntu 12.04 on workstation and Debian 6.0 on server? I installed the printer but I can´t find ...
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Brother DCP-7055 printer doesn't work on Ubuntu

I have Brother DCP-7055 and it doesn't print. With default Ubuntu drivers installed "Printing completed" message appears but nothing happens. After installing a driver from Brother's website printing ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - cups printing takes a long time to initially load [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, and while the cupsd service does eventually load, it takes roughly 20 seconds after boot until it shows up under ps aux. I had the same problem with 12.04. Is there any way to ...
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philips MFD 6050 printer installation ubuntu 12.04

I'm experiencing difficulties with the installation of the Philips MFD 6050 printer/scanner on a Lenovo laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. Official drivers can be downloaded here. They were for Ubuntu ...
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Can't print with Brother MFC 440CN over network - [Returning IPP client-error-document-format-not-supported for Print-Job]

I've been trying to get my Brother MFC 440CN printer to print over the network using Linux Mint as the print server (connected via USB) with a Windows 8 computer as the client. I have been able to ...
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How to install the driver for this printer? failing to start the daemon

How do i install the driver? its failing to start the daemon http://www.custom.biz/printers/vkp-VIII-Oii-48-6# root@s:~/Downloads/VKP80_CUPSDrv_64bit-1.03# uname -a Linux s 3.11.0-18-generic ...
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Printer installation

I had an Epson Workforce 3450 printer installed under 12.04, When I upgraded to 13.10, it did not show up and I cannot get it to install. This is a wireless network printer, which the program finds, ...
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Unable to locate printer

I have 2, completely different, network printers on the LAN, Xubuntu can not wake either of them from hibernation, Windows computers wake them just fine. What's the trick?
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Epson Expression Premium XP-700

How to install Epson Expression Premium XP-700 printer into Desktop Ubuntu 13:10. It detects the network printer but then looks for a driver but does not find one.
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Printer margin problem

Problem with printer margins in Ubuntu. Brother MFC-235C prints correct margins for "anything.doc" from Dell XP Pro laptop. Copy the same file across to desktop running Ubuntu 12.04lts [checked that ...
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my samsung ml1865 printer is not listed

i am also having a problem with a samsung ML 1865 printer ,when trying to install its not a listed printer and does not print , it gives an error message saying internal error and to use the correct ...
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Canon Pixma MP610 won't print test page ubuntu 13.10

I installed 13.10, connected my Canon Pixma MP610 printer & the system installed it. The test page printed. That seems normal. 2 days ago I needed to print a medical report which was in pdf ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 rdesktop issuse with local printer

I have a Ubuntu 13.10 32-bit installed on my machine. I am using rdesktop to remote into a Windows 7 Pro 32-bit machine. I have a local printer that is connected via USB to my Ubuntu machine. The ...
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Brother MFC-J825DW network printer not detected on ubuntu 13.10

I have spent 4 days of over 20 hours trying to get my printer to recognize in 13.10. I have installed and un-installed both Ubuntu 13.10 and the printer numerous times. I have spent hours researching ...
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How to connect to a windows shared printer?

I am new to Linux. Just installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS to replace Windows XP. The only thing I can't get to work is connecting to a windows 7 shared printer. Is this possible? I got it to work. I ...
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No System Tray Detected

Ok, I realize this question has been answered, but none of those answers are complete so maybe my I will have better luck. I have to machines, one running Ubuntu 12.04LTS, and one current with Ubuntu ...