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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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need help to install a mfc-7340

I need help installing my brother mfc-7340 driver on my 12.04 ubuntu computer. I need a tutorial of how to install it so i can print things via wireless. Any help is appreciated, thanks
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Double icons in task bar, other icons don't stay

I am using Lubuntu (Operating System : Ubuntu 13.10). I have double icons for network connections/WiFi on the taskbar by clock. How do I get it to one(merge them), it seems like duplicates? FYI this ...
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uninstall epson XP205 wireless printer

I have been having trouble with this printer for about 4 weeks now. Submitted an earlier post plus the solution that I eventually found which appeared to resolve the issue. A couple of days later it ...
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Epson XP 205 stopped working

I have had this printer for about a year now and both printer and scanner have been working find. Today for no apparent reason it will not print. The wifi connection is showing on (green light) Its ...
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Connect Wirelessly Canon Pixma MG3222 printer

I was reading over another question, but I ran into an issue of my own and it couldn't be solved in the comments, so I have created a new one. The original post asked... The Canon Pixma MG3222 ...
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Epson XP 205 how do I install a driver & which one

I am a novice user of Linux, but have successfully replaced Vista on my Gateway laptop(MT 6832b) with Ubuntu 12.04, everything seems to work o.k. ie -wifi to BB router(Tesco-Technicolor-router) E-mail ...
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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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log in to cups admin in browser?

I want to use a wireless printer. I googled it and it said to go to website: 127.0.0.1:631/ and click on admin. It asks me to log in. I put in my ubuntu name and password and get denied. Does ...
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how to share a wireless printer in a shared ubuntu/xp lan [duplicate]

I have a lan network where a wireless printer is connected. Ubuntu sees the printer but windows xp does not. How can I use Ubuntu to share the printer with the xp computers? Publishing "shared ...
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Printer jam cleared but Ubuntu driver still reports: /usr/lib/cups/backend/hp failed and doesn't print

I know the jam has cleared because my two Windows computers, a WindowsXP (wired connection to printer) and a Windows7 (wireless connection), print out test pages. I tried restarting my Ubuntu ...
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666 views

Wirelessly connect Canon Pixma MG3222 printer

The Canon Pixma MG3222 printer I purchased works fine when wired but how do I get it to connect wirelessly to my laptop with Ubuntu 12.04?
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120 views

How can I install the necesarry drivers for my printer without web connection?

I know a lot of people have similar questions but I looked and did not find any that helped me. I am running ubuntu and osx on my macbook pro. I have tried to get connected to the internet... I ...
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networkprinting with cups in ubuntu 13.10

I upgraded from Ubuntu 13.04 to Ubuntu 13.10. The printer configurations were transferred correctly. I have an USB laser printer, which still works if I connect my laptop directly. Usually I used ...
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1answer
136 views

Is it possible to connect (wireless) a usb printer to WLAN?

I've been wanting to be able to print through an HP PSC 1315 printer over wifi (printer has no wifi; it works with usb!). So I just was thinking about connecting a wifi dongle to it. Would that be ...
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Printer: Lexmark T632 and Lexmark 7500

Can't get them to work regardless of how I try. Does anyone have any suggestions. My desktop is running windows and the printers are connected to the desktop (one via WIFI). I do not seem to be ...
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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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1answer
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How to install Canon MX870 wireless printer in Ubuntu 13.10?

I have tried all the solutions in the faqs (askubuntu.com) and googled solutions but have not been able to get the printer to work. It installs just great but print jobs only get held in the print ...
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255 views

Lexmark S405 Wifi - Printer Installed But Won't Print

I went to Lexmark and downloaded the 64bit driver for my Ubuntu 12.04 64bit. I have followed 4 different guides so far. They all say pretty much the same thing. Add the printer, install the driver, ...
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1answer
319 views

How to connect to a WLAN printer?

My printer (Canon PIXMA 5250) has USB & WLAN interfaces. It works well via direct USB connection from my desktop pc, and also from a Windows laptop that connects via WLAN. I would like to switch ...
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1answer
253 views

Ubuntu 12.04 printer unavailable when connecting to wifi

I have a Xerox Phaser 4510 printer that works fine when I connected it by Ethernet in Ubuntu 12.04. However, when I switched to wifi, I cannot print even the test page though I can connect to the ...
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1answer
187 views

How do I back up network and printer settings?

Network and printer settings are not stored in users' /home directories and so will be overwritten by a fresh install of Ubuntu. How can I back up those settings to ensure that I do not lose my ...
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Using Canon multifunctional on Ubuntu 13.04 by wireless

I have upgraded from 12.04-1 so as to use Ubuntu 13.04 I also upgraded CUPS, in the faint hope I might be able to use my Canon Pixma MP560 multi function. Connecting with a USB works fine. I can ...
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1answer
898 views

How to print using wireless to a Canon MG6150?

I have successfully connected my Canon MG6150 to my laptop, using the "Add Printer" function. However, the print command only works over a USB connection. The laptop connects wirelessly to my BT ...
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1answer
362 views

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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how to establish connection with a wreless-connected printer

I just installed version 12??? on my desktop and all works fine, except getting the wireless connection with the printer (canon mx432) working. I'd prefer not to try command line stuff at this time, ...
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Network Printer disables Wireless connection

In our network, we are running ubuntu 12.10, Xubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 13.04 in around 30+ desktops. We use a windows Server as the application server and uses 2X Application Server XG to access the ...
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I can't connect my Brother MFC-J415W wirelessly to Xubuntu 13.04?

I can't connect my Brother MFC-J415W wirelessly to Xubuntu 13.04 ! The printer isn't even recognized when trying to ADD PRINTER.
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multi function printer on wireless print server cannot scan

I have a HP5610 Multi function printer which was connected via USB to PC running Ubuntu 12.04 which printed and scanned ok. I now have the printer connected via its usb port to TP-LINK wireless ...
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Home wireless printing

It's all about a HP LaserJet 1010 printer, a Linksys WPSM54G wireless print server and a Thomson TG585 v8 gateway connectivity... From time to time I manage to make it work, but after some time ...
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196 views

Problems in printing from HP 3516 Wireless

I'm having problems to set my HP 3516 Deksjet Ink (scan+printer+copy). I'm using Ubuntu 12.10. Going to Printers>Add, it is possible to identify the printer, set the drive option. In the end, when I ...
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452 views

Need help setting up WiFi printing to Canon ImageClass MF5950DW

I just purchased a new laptop from System76 and am trying to print via WiFi to my Canon ImageClass MF5950DW. Canon makes drivers for it available for 64-bit versions of Ubuntu 13.04 and they install ...
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455 views

D-Link Shareport under Ubuntu

I am using the D-Link DIR 645 wireless router. I attached a printer to this via the present USB port. For Windows, D-Link offers a software called Shareport to connect to my printer. Since there is ...
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594 views

“Dependancy is not satisfiable” in trying to install two drivers for my Epson NX420 printer/scanner

I am trying to get the wireless scanner part of my Epson NX420 printer working over wifi with my ubuntu 12.10 desktop computer. I went to the epson website here ...
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1answer
381 views

Printer configured on Lan does not print when system connects through wifi

I am using 12.04 64 bit. I have noticed if I configure (connect) any printer when my machine is connected to Lan (eth port) then it takes print job only if I am connected to Lan. If I try any printing ...
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Connecting to a Canon MG8120 printer in Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit

I have a Canon MG8120 network printer and I'm trying to use it with Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS 64-bit. Here's my problem: Canon admits it does not make drivers for this printer for any version of linux. So, ...
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1answer
77 views

How to retrieve deleted printers

So 2 of my network printers have been accidentally deleted. I've tried to re-add the printers, but Ubuntu wouldn't find them. I can only print via USB now. How can I re-add those printers wirelessly? ...
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Wi-Fi print Ubuntu 10.04 or 12.10 Lexmark

I'm not a new user of Ubuntu, but I have no idea how to print by Wi-Fi on the Lexmark Z1420. I know that no driver on Linux for this model, but I really need to make it work. Please tell me what to ...
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Printer Initialization Problem

Short story... Finally convinced a client to give Ubuntu a try, and converted one of his Windows 7 machines over today. Immediately, when I got to the log-in screen, all four printers on the network ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.04: HP Photosmart 6515 Only Wired?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. I've plugged the HP Photosmart 6515 USB cable and Ubuntu automatically detected it and was able to print/scan through the USB cable. I connected the printer to the wireless ...
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1answer
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Adding Canon Pixma MX870 Printer

I've been trying to do some research on these forums to see how I can add my printer wirelessly. The first approach I found was with this thread http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1475336 but ...
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Routing the printing through wireless, rest through LAN [closed]

I am connected to the LAN and the wireless. The LAN allots an IP of the form 10.x.x.x while the wireless allots and IP of the form 192.168.x.x. I can not change the IP of the LAN as it is a managed ...
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1answer
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Installation of drivers for Canon MG5300 series fails…

I have a new MG5320 printer, and several ubuntu computers on my local network. I am trying to install drivers to get them to work. The ppa:michael-gruz/canon does not (yet) have drivers for the ...
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1answer
899 views

Setup Print Server Using CUPS?

I have recently acquired an old Dell Dimenion 2400 which I hope to use as a print server. My goal is to hook it up to an old HP Inkjet printer and be able to print anywhere in the house via IP. What ...
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387 views

How do I create a shared folder/remotely control a printer between two Ubuntu machines?

I have an upstairs and downstairs computer; I'd love to know how to create a shared folder between the two (through a wireless network) I'd also love to know if there is any way to get my upstairs ...