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SOHO Network Scripts

I have a trying to develop two simple scripts to automate the set up of a small office with a Ubuntu server and workstations. I am likely in way over my head, but I am trying to do it anyways. The ...
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Error Message when selecting Printers-Server-Settings

I followed the detailed instructions in the post at this link by Luis Alvarado which explained in detail how to share a printer in Ubuntu 12.04. Everything worked as it was supposed to after ...
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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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Printing from Ubuntu to Windows server 2008 R2 over IPP generates print errors

I'm printing from Ubuntu 14.04 to a Windows 2008 (R2) and 2012 (R2) IPP print environment. Why do I see following message in the printer queue: "processing - print error" while the print job is ...
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Ububtu Server 14 with Cups LPD/LPR support

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 with Lamp, Samba and Cups installed by server media installation. I would like to also set this up as a print server with cups and lpd/lpr support. I have a similar setup in ...
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Opera Print Dialog Not Appearing

Stuck. Please help. Environment: Ubuntu 14.04 SERVER installation sudo tasksel print-server sudo apt-get install xorg nodm opera sudo usermod -aG lpadmin printer_admin_user sudo usermod -aG lp,sys ...
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How to get working cups command line tools on Server 14.04

It looks like some of the commands like lpr and lprm have broken versions that don't work with cups. These commands worked properly on 10.04. lpr for cups has an -o option, but no lpr is intalled ...
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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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Extracting Information from text file

I have a following scenario to do in a text file. I have a large text file which gets generated from my server and includes the following information. a)Lots of garbage data in ASCII with some ip ...
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print xlsx file from command line using ghostscript and libreoffice

I have been searching on how to get libreoffice in headless mode to print to a ghostscript PDF file on Ubuntu Server 12.04. Can somebody tell me how to do this or if there is an easier way? I tried ...
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Why cups keeps putting printer to “sleep”? No erros are shown and it stops printing

I use some old machines as print servers using Ubuntu Server 12.04.4 LTS CUPS. Some times we have this problem that the printer share is there the server receives the job but nothing happens. The ...
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CUPS - Remove Password Prompt

I have a printer installed on an ubuntu server (12.04 LTS) I can print items with no issue, but it always prompts for a username and password, which is super annoying. I tried everything I could ...
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How do I install a printer on Ubuntu Server 12?

I have Ubuntu Server 12 and I've installed Samba and CUPS. I have also downloaded and installed the drivers for my printer. At this point, I'm unsure of how to actually go about and install and ...
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How to setup wireless printing from a printer connected via usb on Ubuntu Server 12.10?

today I have setup a basic home server for my family. So far, we have FTP set up, so we can backup all our files. Is it possible to setup wireless printing (printer is connected to server via usb)? We ...
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Printer on CUPS installed, but won't print

This issue really annoys me. I got a new printer and want to make a network printer through my home server running Ubuntu server. CUPS installation went fine, I connected the printer to the server ...
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CUPS Color & Black and White

Yesterday I set up CUPS to turn a USB printer into a network printer. All of the print jobs are being sent to the server from windows and it's working great except for one problem. When I set the ...
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How to set up SAMBA / CUPS print server?

I am using 13.04 on an old laptop hooked up to a printer that I would like to access from my Windows 8 PC. I have been working on this for hours and I cannot seem to get the right configuration of ...
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How to share printer from Ubuntu server using Samba? [duplicate]

I want to share my print from Ubuntu server using Samba to LAN computers. How can I config smb.conf file to do that?
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Print file was not accepted

I have installed and configured cups and samba on Ubuntu 12.04 server for printing but when my windows clients send print job it stops in print queue and says that "print file was not accepted" any ...
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Where must I click in Printing Settings to pull up Server settings?

I am trying to publish a network printer. I have tried right clicking everywhere but it does not offer the server option. I remember from a year ago having to do this and I found it then but this is ...
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Is it necessary to add an HP printer to CUPS using the hplip URI?

I recently setup a CUPS print server (Ubuntu server 12.04) and I having trouble with performance of a HP Color LaserJet Printer CP3505n. The printer pauses for about a second between printing each ...
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Desktop shortcut that takes users to a Print server [closed]

How do I make a desktop shortcut that will take users to a Windows 2008 Server and let them pick a printer? I want to make adding printers as painless as possible, as I am making an Ubuntu disc image ...
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How to send print to Windows XP?

Hello I am new to Ubuntu I had it for a month or two. I am mad about figuring out a print server trying to send the print jobs that are coming to my print server to the windows XP machine by the ...
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Alternative printing method(s) for an unsupported printer

I have in my office, a Konica Minolta bizhub 211 multifunction printer, it works well with windows workstations... It has a lot of good features, like duplex... I haven't found any drivers for ...
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How do you administer CUPS remotely using the web interface?

I have an Ubuntu server in my apartment and I just got a printer, so it's time to share! In the past I've used CUPS on my Desktop and I'd just point the browsers to localhost:631 to set things up. ...