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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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USB hardware disappears

I'm just going to use this for an example. I have a Western Digital Passport, external hard drive. I plug it into the USB port on my computer, it shows up immediately, I go through and browse, and ...
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Can't print any more “Stopped - Filter failed”

I have a HP DeskJet 940c. It had always worked. A few days ago it has suddenly stopped working. Even after reboot, its status ("Printer State") always shows "Stopped - Filter failed" and every time I ...
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1answer
446 views

Epson Stylus SX235W with Ubuntu 12.04 - Scanner not recognised

I'm setting up a new computer running Ubuntu 12.04 and am having trouble getting the scanner on my Epson Stylus SX235W All-in-one to be recognised. I would like to be able to use the 'Image Scan! For ...
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1answer
176 views

Why does usblp prevent VMware from accessing my USB printer?

Every time I plug in my USB printer for VMware Workstation 9 to use (Windows 7 guest OS), Ubuntu 13.04 (the host) launches usblp and grabs the printer. VMware then throws up a dialog: The ...
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371 views

Lubuntu 13.04 can not add USB printer add button disabled

There seems to be no way to add a USB printer in Lubuntu 13.04 and it seems to be a problem from 12.xx forward since with the shell I'm using the system administration services is not available I have ...
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1answer
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Localhost printer stuck at “Rendering Completed”

I am unable to print documents using my HP printer. However, I am able to print test pages. What I tried: I have tried removing and re-installing the printer from the system settings but I can only ...
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linux lucid- usb printing-HP LP 1566 not detected while installation

The usb device of HP laserjet profession 1566 is not detected it says error. from add printer commond also it is not detected. When other printer HP3745 if plugged in it is automatically installed. ...
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1answer
318 views

Install Printer Usb Router

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and connecting the printer directly via USB print perfectly but I want to have it connected to the USB port of my router and print through there, as I have in windows xp and from ...
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138 views

Checking printer ink Epson t10?

I have Epson Stylus T10 (a usb printer) and Ubuntu 13.04. I want to check its ink levels and perform some maintenance like align heads, nozzle check, and clean print heads. Mtink, stylus-toolbox and ...
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452 views

Find usb printer in /dev/ folder

I have a Epson Stylus T10, a usb printer. Then I have an Ubuntu 13.04 (up-to-date). I have install escputils but it requires my the device file of my printer. Many forums say it is on /dev/usb/lp0 but ...
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206 views

Installing Canon Selphy cp 510 printer

I have a nightmare time installing Canon Selphy cp 510. Funny thing is, it used to work on my previous laptop with 10.04, but I seem to remember also having problems installing it. I know that ...
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1answer
31 views

Is There a Way to Print Preferably to a Connected Printer?

I use my laptop in two offices, each one with its printer connected via USB. Unfortunately I keep sending documents to print to the wrong printer. I would like my documents to be send automatically ...
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142 views

samsung scx-4828 scanner works only with sudo

I use ubuntu 12.04 I have samsung scx-4828fn scaning and printing device. Printing works fine. Scanning works only with sudo. Also sane-find-scanner works only with sudo. Please see output: found ...
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1answer
683 views

Brother HL-2270DW stopped printing

Not sure why my printer suddenly stopped printing. I have a Brother HL-2270DW connected via USB. The /var/log/syslog show the the following when I unplug and replug the USB cord in. The only thing ...
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61 views

How can I connect to a USB printer shared by an Apple AirPort?

I've just moved from Mac OS X to Ubuntu, now I'm running Ubuntu natively on a dedicated partition on a Mac, and I've an Apple AirPort wifi router, sharing a USB printer with my family. The problem is ...
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How can I get an USB to LPT adapter to work? (12.04)

I have an old printer HP laserjet 4 plus, that has an LPT port but no USB. I cannot get it working. I got 4world adapter from USB to LPT, but it seems it is not recognized. I did check dmesg | tail ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.x USB printer “Stopped - Waiting for printer to become available.”

My wife was consistently having issues printing to her Epson Sylus Photo R200 USB printer on Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Noted the error in the printer properties Printing State: Stopped - Waiting for ...
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1answer
298 views

Brother MFC 240C will not print but shows job as completed

I'm using a USB connected Brother MFC-240C printer with Ubuntu 12.10. I installed the printer with the printer drivers found online with the Printers tool. However, when I perform a print operation, ...
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1answer
3k views

Printing to a printer connected to a wireless router

I have a Netgear WNDR4500 wireless router which allows me to print wirelessly to a printer connected to it via a USB cable. However, the software used to print to it only works for Windows and OS X. ...
0
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1answer
334 views

Canon LBP5050 recognized but doesn't print

I tried many different ways to get my printer to work: I tried using a generic Model for the printer, since it is not supported by ubuntu yet. I tried using a model that is close to the one I have. ...
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1answer
301 views

HP Deskjet 720C USB printer doesn't finish [closed]

I have an HP Deskjet 720C connected through a USB cable to an Ubuntu 12.04 laptop. When I plugged the printer for the first time into the fresh 12.04 laptop install, it auto-detected the printer ...
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1answer
311 views

interrupted printing

I have a HP Deskjet 720C printer plugged into an Ubuntu 12.04.1 Laptop. When I plugged the printer for the first time, the system found the right model automatically and everything seemed to be fine. ...
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1answer
408 views

print jobs are held until the VirtualBox guest OS is reboot

Here is the setup: VirtualBox 4.1.20 (which the Help window describes as 4.1.12_Ubuntu) Extension Pack 4.1.20 (for USB support) Windows 7 Home Premium as a guest operating system on VirtualBox ...
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4answers
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Printer sometimes doesn't print

I installed 12.04LTS and have a DeskJet 1125C connected through USB. The problem: Sometimes it does not print - in print jobs is status Pending/Processing but print does not start. I discovered if I ...
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2answers
356 views

Can I extract a printer driver from a package?

I have a printer(Xerox Phaser 3140) that's working perfectly under precise with default drivers from ubuntu. However, when I try to connect it to a netbook running lubuntu precise, this same driver is ...
2
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1answer
668 views

How to install a Brother HL-6 printer?

I have been trying to get an old but good laserprinter to work with Ubuntu 12.04. According to the documentation, the printer can emulate the HP Laserjet IIP printer, and works with PCL4. The printer ...
2
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1answer
548 views

How can I prevent a LDP Printer from printing a blank page at the end of the job? [closed]

I have a new router (Speedport W 921V) which has USB ports on which I connected my printer (HP DeskJet 950C). Printing works (URI: lpd://192.168.2.1/lpt1), but after each job, the printer sucks out ...
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2answers
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How do I get a Canon MG, MP and MX series USB printer working?

Printer MP6150 driver installed itself upon plugging in the printer. Printer is recognized (lsusb shows it) but does not mount. If the printer is recognized, the driver must be working (or?), but ...
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1answer
3k views

Send raw data to USB parallel port after upgrading to 11.10

I have a laser cutter connected via a generic USB to parallel adapter. The laser cutter speaks HPGL, as it happens, but since this is a laser cutter and not a plotter, I usually want to generate the ...
0
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2answers
855 views

What can I do when I receive a 'server-error-not-accepting-jobs' CUPS server error in 11.10?

I have a Richoh Aficio-CL3500N that I connected directly to the USB port and it seemed to add and configure itself and populated all fields in 'Printer Properties', but I received the error ...
0
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1answer
536 views

What is the correct way to change permissions of the printer in /dev/usb/lp0?

I use some commands to print text. However, when I connect my printer it becomes available under /dev/usb/lp0, which is owned by root and as a regular user I do not have access to this device. What ...
9
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1answer
464 views

Set up two identical USB printers

I want to hook up 2 USB label printers to one machine, so that each one can have different size labels loaded in it. They are both Zebra 2844 printers. Either one installs and works just fine by ...
0
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1answer
758 views

Printing to a printer attached to a network USB hub

I have this device. It is connected to my router and allows the Windows PCs in my house to use printers, USB speakers, external HDs, etc... that are plugged into it as though they were plugged into ...
3
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1answer
2k views

Assign fixed path to printer (/dev/usb/lp0)

I have two USB printers. They are assigned a path depending on the order of turning them on. The first one is /deb/usb/lp0 and the second one /deb/usb/lp1. However, I sometimes echo to these printers ...
2
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1answer
276 views

How can I use an Epson Stylus C64 printer?

The Epson Stylus C64 is a USB printer. How can I install this so that I can print documents?