Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Cant print to Wifi Printer in Lubuntu 15.04

I just updated to Lubuntu 15.04 and now I cannot print to my HP Wifi printer. The printer shows up as a wifi network but I cannot connect to it. It keeps asking for a password when the printer is ...
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Not able to install MFC-L2700DW in Ubuntu

I have been trying to install this printer for 2 hours without success. So far I've tried the following: 1) Out of the box: not working, see end of the question 2) Tried this, ...
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How to set credentials for network printer when setting it up through CUPS web interface

I'm working on setting up an Ubuntu Server, it's in a virtual machine now, but will go physical once I figure all this stuff out. I have a Windows 7 box which acts as a print server, all my Ubuntu ...
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Just upgraded to Lubuntu 15.04 and Lexmark printer Pro 715 stopped working

I just upgraded to Lubuntu 15.04. How do I install my Lexmark Printer? I am new to this, and need a step by step guide.
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Can not get my new LPT card to work

Linux newbie here.... My computer did not have a LPT port fot my laser printer so I added a PCI LPT card. According to the installation info I needed to do: 3-install CH352 PCI to one par-port ...
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Which PCL 6/PCL XL driver?

I'm trying to setup a print server via CUPS. I've been told that a generic PCL6/PCL XL driver will work fine, but in CUPS there are a million versions listed: Generic PCL 6/PCL XL LF Printer - ...
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Printer drivers for epson wf-3640

Epson offers what appears to be the print drivers, including wireless connect,for the wf-3640 printer. (got it on sale from tigerrdirect.com retail shutdown) Although all but iscan install saying it ...
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Installation of 1022 printer

Printer installion How to install hp Laser jet 1022n printer in Ubuntu 14.04. Thanks
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Need a driver for okidata c3400n for ubuntu 14.04

Have an okidata c3400n color lazer printer that I wish to use with ubuntu 14.04. The generic text only driver does not appear to work and other searches have failed.
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printer driver for canon imageclass mf 216n?

Is there a printer driver for canon imageclass mf 216n? I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. I can't find driver anywhere.
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Canon MP237 color only Printer Status Idle in Ubuntu 14.10

I was install ubuntu 14.10, then I pluged in printer canon MP237. This printer detected well by ubuntu. On set color only, however, the printer can't run. The status is Idle. But, if I set to black ...
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Brother DCP-7065DN, Ubuntu 14.04 64bit: Cannot print to network printer but can use the scan function (via simple scan.)

I have followed all suggestions mentioned in "Brother DCP-7065DN, Ubuntu 14.04 64bit: Can print to network printer but cannot use the scan function." I have the opposite (can/cannot) situation for ...
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linux CUPS: set to use not empty paper tray

I've got some issue. I have some php app, which uses CUPS commands from shell_exec(). PPD file defined 4 Cassetes and DefaultInputSlot section is set to Cassete no 1 and the issue is that if Cassete 1 ...
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Second printout is garbage, first printout is fine, Brother printer, Ubuntu

From Windows or Mac OS X, my elderly USB connected Brother MFC-8600 prints fine. From Ubuntu the first print job prints fine, be it PDF or graphics. The second print job ends up as garbage. If it's a ...
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HP Office Jet K 60 Will Not Print

HP Office Jet K60 Laptop: ASUS K501 Ubuntu 14.04 Driver HPLIP USB Installed with no issue. Print box and print review and all other commands normal. Problem: Error on executing ...
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Brother MFC-J450DW Printer not working on14.04LTS

I'm a total new to Linux. Loaded a copy of Gnome version Ubuntu and my printer is no longer functioning. Tried doing a search for drivers and found reference to them on the Brother printer site but I ...
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How do I print Microsoft files and have them formated the same as they were on Windows XP

I know how to open and print my Microsoft Office files but they come out on 2 pages instead of 1. I do not want to install a virtual program. I have a lot of past files created on Microsoft Windows ...
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Printing files somestimes unsucessful

When printing files some simply remain in Printer Queue. This is particularly true of PDF files downloaded from internet. The frustrating thing is the problem is sporadic. Sometimes files print ...
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driver canon MG6200

I am trying to install the canon MG6200 driver hoping that i can print double sided after that. I have extracted the tarball and ran the install.sh file. This gives me this output: ...
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Printing slow since upgrade from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 14.04

Hope someone can help here - I've been struggling with this for a while. Since I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, printing in general has been extremely slow. I manage to compare ...
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Epson L210 printer is not recognised in ubuntu 14.10

My printer Epson L210 is not recognized by my computer. I am using Ubuntu 14.10.I have already downloaded and installed all the drivers from printer website but with no success.Earlier when i used ...
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How to install Canon MP237 printer driver on ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS [duplicate]

I just install my new ubuntu 14.04 LTS But I have a problem with my printer. However, the printer can use to print but not the scanner. I need your help guys because i'm a beginner who used ubuntu.
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install hp officejet 5740 e-all-in-one ubuntu 14.04

i am trying to install the hp officejet 5740 e-all-in-one on ubuntu 14.04. Using the lsusb i can see that the printer is connected to the USB: Bus 002 Device 005: ID 03f0:cd11 Hewlett-Packard and i ...
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Cannot install correctly Epson L355 wifi printer in notebook with Ubuntu 12.04

I installed a new Epson L355 (wifi) printer in my home router (I did it from the MS Windows boot of my desktop computer). From my desktop computer after booting in Ubuntu 12.04 I could install it and ...
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Termal Printer in ubuntu

i would like to ask if a termal printer will output printing format similar to inkjet/laser printer in ubuntu? i am building a web-portal for a queue numbering system. I would like to deploy a ...
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How to install Printer Drivers with rpm extension

I have a Canon Pixma P200 and I have downloaded the Linux drivers from their site. I extracted them and I found 4 .rpm files. I decided to open terminal and type in ...
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dependendy is not satisfiable: libcupsimage2

I'm trying to install libcupsimage2-dev package, but when I run it I get the message: dependendy is not satisfiable: libcupsimage2 (=1.4.3-1) But then I try to install libcupsimage2 1.4.4-7 and I ...
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Canon Mf4770n MFC Printer Installation

Having some trouble figuring out how to install. I already downloaded and installed the 64bit .deb packages from http://www.usa.canon.com/ but when I try to add the printer via the "add printer" ...
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Network printer makes noise every time i insert/remove a USB device

I know that I've encountered an answer to this question before, but i can't seem to figure out the right search terms to find the answer anywhere. I have an epson WF4630 at my office and an epson 845 ...
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Print crashes often

I noticed that lately, Print crashes often (multiple times daily). I don't remember this ever happening, before it started. I guess it has something to do with the issue stated in this question: (Show ...
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HP LaserJet 1020 plus printer not responding in ubuntu 13.04

I have installed the HP LaserJet 1020 plus printer in ubuntu 13.04. It has installed fine and also seemingly works fine. I installed it using hplip from Ubuntu Software Centre. But from some days it ...
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How to display completed print jobs with source URL

In the "view queue" GUI of my printer, I can click "show all completed jobs" and get the columns Job|User|Document|Printer|Size|Time Submitted|Status I hunted around for some way of doing this in ...
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How do I set up Google Cloud Print on Ubuntu 14.04 for an old network laser?

In this household we have a Samsung CLP 320 network laser printer An always-on Ubuntu 14.04 desktop machine running myth tv which can print to that printer A second Ubuntu 14.04 desktop An Ubuntu ...
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Need help installing printer in crouton Ubuntu 14.04

I have just installed Ubuntu onto my Chromebook using crouton, and it says there's a way for me to enable printing. One of the steps says, "If you want to connect to remote CUPS servers, install ...
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How to install Canon Printer on Ubuntu 14.10

I use ubuntu printer dialoug box to install my canon LBP7018c. The printer gets installed but the printing process stucks on sending data to printer. Please help. Thank You
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How do I print a Thunderbird contact name and address on an postal envelope?

I want to select a Thunderbird contact and print the name and address directly on to a postal envelope for mailing. I do not want to print a list of contacts or fiddle around with single labels. Yes, ...
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I need help with a stripped version of Ubuntu

I installed Andy Linux on my pc. IT IS a mini or stripped version of Ubuntu with some ham radio programs installed. It does not have software center or some of the programs for services, and other ...
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ubuntu - get fax printer ip address

I m working in a company, I need to use their fax with ubuntu (efax...). The fax is on the network, I don't know how to know its ip address. Is there a way to get it? Thanks in advance. Thomas.
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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 ...