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Adding Canon Pixma MX860 to Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Canon Pixma MX680 all-in-one hard-wired to my LAN. Trying to add a printer using Settings | Printer | Add Printer | Network Printer gave me a whole bunch of choices--Find Network Printer, ...
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Accessing CUPS web interface administration with a non-root user [closed]

So firstly, I'm not an expert in servers. I'm using Ubuntu Server 13.10 and I want to make this file server a print server as well. So I'm trying to get CUPS working however I've encountered some ...
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Printer Sharing on SAMBA server between windows and linux

am a beginner on samba server and networking. i've installed a printer CANON PIXMA MP230 Series on Windows VISTA , and shared the printer over the network. on my ubuntu pc , am trying to use this ...
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Wireless printing through ZTE network device not working

I am a beginner to Linux, having recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell Inspiron 1525 alongside Win 7. I have a Samsung SCX 4521f multifunctional USB printer and a ZTE zxv10 h201l network ...
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38 views

How to print via router?

Hello I'm new to Ubuntu and I want to know how can I print files using a printer connected to a router via usb. Printer: Canon PIXMA MP210 Router: TP-LINK WR1042ND I already done that some time ago ...
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Printer Brother MFC-7360N can't print on LAN

I'm trying to set my network printer 'Brother MFC-7360N' on my LAN. All laptops are using Ubuntu 14.04, and I've installed the cups and lpd drivers from Brother, but I can't print on LAN. The printer ...
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How can i setup a network Lexmark MS812dn?

I have installed the drivers but i don't know how to setup the printer itself to actually print something. Do i have to plug an ethernet cable to the laptop or to a network connection? Which address ...
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Network Printer Not Printing

Ubuntu 12.04.4, Canon Pixma MG6350 as a network printer on Ethernet LAN. Printer appeared to install ok, but when attempting to print (anything - even a test page) the printer panel displays the ...
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Can't find Printer in the Printing program Officejet 6500

I have the following problem: I can't find my HP Officejet 6500 Pro to connect it with my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop. Before it worked perfectly, but since I use an extra router I cant connect to my printer ...
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57 views

CUPS - Print Job is received but not printing

I am trying to install a network printer just for home use. The printer works fine with my Windows 7 machine. But I thought why not put it on my Ubuntu Server as a network printer and so I did. I ...
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Shared printer (Linux server Win7 client) doesnt print pdf

I'av been trying to print pdf files from win7 client. doc files are printted. I adjusted the printer using http://localhost:631, enabled the sharing option, and basically I have the same problem ...
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44 views

How to re-share a printer (adding extra queue?)

I would like to know if its possible and if so how one can (re-)share an already shared network printer in ubuntu? I ask this because a host of mine can not print to one of my printers because of an ...
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1answer
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Vanishing printers under Ubuntu 14.04

What causes printer to 'vanish' from the CUPS printers.conf file under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? I have a network of DRBL booted workstations and one of the network served printers keeps 'vanishing'. Here is ...
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80 views

Hide/remove network printers from printing dialog

I have four printers if I go to dash and then printers. However, if when I print in the dialog there are many printers (100?) that show up that I have never seen/installed. I'm guessing they're ...
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Shared printers published on 14.04 cannot be seen by 12.04

I have a laser printer connected via USB to my new 14.04lts 64bit desktop installation. It is set as shared and server settings are set to publish. It prints fine from 14.04 desktop. I have a laptop ...
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1answer
47 views

Network printer recognised but not printing

I have 2 desktops, 1 of them runs win xp and has a HP Laserjet p2055d attached. My ubuntu desktop does not print though ( The one that hasn't the printer attached.) When I sudo ...
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212 views

Install network printer manually (TP-link TL-WDR3600)

I want to use a HP Deskjet f380 printer as a USB connected network printer, connected with a TP-link TL-WDR3600 router and it's not working. This question is a duplicate of: Install Network Printer ...
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How to setup Canon imagePROGRAF iPF605?

I need help setting up Canon imagePROGRAF iPF605 network ploter. I found drivers here: http://software.canon-europe.com/products/0010633.asp but I can't make it work. Printer is recognized in printer ...
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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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73 views

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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43 views

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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1answer
67 views

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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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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Network Printing in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my laptop, and would like to be able to print to a printer that is running through a Windows 7 desktop (e.g., the commands are sent via wifi to the desktop and ...
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1answer
55 views

Print with other user on network printer (CUPS)

To start off in case that makes any difference: I am doing this from a live-usb-stick of 13.10 to check if everything works before actually installing Ubuntu and leaving Windows behind. Printing on a ...
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How to setup Canon iR2520 Network Scanner?

I have at my workplace Canon imageRUNNER 2520 Scan/Print machine. I managed to setup printing but scanning I don't know how. Can somebody help me?
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109 views

Dell 1160w driver asks for root priviledge?

I am new to Ubuntu. I have a Gateway 32-bit laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 which has a Dell 1160w printer connected. The printer is configured under the available default driver Dell 1100. I test printed it ...
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1k views

Install Network Printer Manually (Router : TP-Link TL-WR842ND)

Router Model No. : TL-WR842ND After reading this article, I carry on the installation but it does not work. This is the properties page : I have attempted to print test page but the status shows ...
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Setting up network printer Ubuntu 13.10

New Ubuntu 13.10 Laptop File Sharing is working fine. According to one post: Go to the Printers applet Press the Add printer button Select Network Printer Select Find Network Printer Problem, ...
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My Network Printer is printing smiley faces simultaneously!

I am a junior linux administrator at a university. We have installed a Xerox Phaser 3250 Network printer yesterday. We have installed it correctly on desktops with ubuntu 12.04. It works but it ...
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52 views

Printer wireless connection

I have a desktop PC running Windows vista and networking via a BT wireless hub. The network includes a Canon Pixma MG6150 inkjet. My laptop is running Ubuntu 12.04. So far, I have been able to ...
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211 views

Problem installing HP Wireless Printer

I have an HP5510 Wireless printer that I have been using for a year or two. I have no problems connecting to it with both my current laptop running 12.04LTS and my wife's Windows 8 HP laptop. I ...
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107 views

Printing problem in HP Laserjet 4250 in ubuntu 10.04

I have a HP Laserjet 4250 printer in ubuntu 10.04. I am getting the following error when printing self-test page : /usr/lib/cups/backend/lpd failed. Here are the output of the lpstat -t : ...
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Should I set up my CUPS Printing to use IPP, LPD or URL?

When I got to add a network printer, I'm always confronted with the same dilemma: Do I set up the printer via IPP, LPD, or using it's IP address (AppSocket/Jetdirect?) and why? What are the ...
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44 views

Secure a samba print server in 12.04

I set up a sambda server on my router, and can access it with ubuntu. I installed the following applications to see the share: $ sudo apt-get install samba samba-common system-config-samba ...
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print service (cups) no longer starting - for several months

I'm unable to view my network printer in the configure printer area. It worked for over a year, then stopped a few months ago. I'm able to boot into windows and print, my wife is able to print to it ...
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CreateProfile Failed | Adding a re-shared printer

I am trying to add a printer to a newly-installed Ubuntu 13.1 laptop. The printer is shared through USB from a Windows 7 laptop to a Windows XP desktop, which is also sharing the printer. This is due ...
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Does “everything is a file” apply to network printers?

If "everything is a file," can I access network (IPP) printers like USB printers (/dev/usb/lp0)? If so, where?
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1answer
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I have trouble finding the url and drivers for my HP network printer

I want to find the HP printer that shares my wifi router, also another linux machine on the same network
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Can't print over samba

I have la laptop running Ubuntu 13.4 with samba4 at work. My problem is that the office printer is a shared printer on a WinXP desktop runing windows lan manager 2000. These computers are connected to ...
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1k views

Cannot install network printer in Ubuntu 13.10

I am running Ubuntu 13.10 joined to Active Directory using Centrify Express. Everything is working fine with the AD. However, I am trying to install a printer shared from a Windows server (joined to ...
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Network printer Canon MF4370

I have troubles with adding my network Canon to Ubuntu. Every advice I found considered doing it via Samba. However my printer is not connected directly to any computer, windows or linux. What to do? ...
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119 views

Network printer installation problem

I'm trying to install a network printer in Xubuntu 13.10. When running the installer, after I select my printer and chose to use a Local Driver it's stays there without doing anything. Also the using ...
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143 views

Can't access CUPS

I'm having some trouble accessing CUPS through my browser: localhost:631 results in nothing but a "Bad Request" Here's some output from /var/log/cups/error_log: failed to CreateProfile: ...
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How to use Canon I-Sensys MF3228 - alternative driver, USB router, cloud printer?

Since there seems to be no way to get Canon I-Sensys MF3228 multifunctional printer to work under linux, im exploring other options. a)My router supports USB printing, if i connect printer to router, ...
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1k views

Lubuntu 13.10 unable to connect to printer through US Robotics router 5461

I am using Lubuntu 13.10 (recently upgraded) and am trying to print to a network printer (HP photosmart 7960) through my router (US Robotics 5461). My printer is connected to the router via USB cable. ...
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0answers
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Cant add network printer with system-config-printer package

Hello im new here and I dont know if im doing it right but I hope yes. I have a printer conected to a windows 8 machine, also I had ubuntu 13.04 and it worked fine when I printed from linux to ...
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1answer
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Network Printer “Print Data Error” receives data but does not print Ricoh/Lanier LD520C

I've been tearing my hair out trying to figure this out. I just tossed WIN8.1 because I could not make any hardware work, but it had similar symptoms. First I tried with Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit Then I ...
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175 views

WLAN Samsung SCX-4729FW only prints after being detected by WIFI

I run Lubuntu 13.04 64bit on a wired LAN through a Virginmedia 'Superhub' wireless router. I can print and scan on my Samsung SCX-4729FW MFD when the printer is connected wirelessly to the network. ...
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2answers
354 views

Accessing Network through/with Active Directory (network authentication, printers, etc) [duplicate]

In my High school the network (local network with printers and file server + internet access) is using Active Directory for authentication. If I want to print/access the file servers with Ubuntu I ...