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Ubuntu 14.04 'takes over' wireless Brother printer

I have this weird problem with my Brother dcp-J552dw printer. I have installed drivers for Ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop and everything is working properly (the connection is wireless). Also, there are ...
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Can ubuntu be used to print from school networked printers?

I have looked through some questions but haven't found any direct answers- I am considering a Chromebook because of the cheap price, but not being able to connect to my school's networked printers ...
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How to connect my Wireless Epson WF-2540 to my laptop that is running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS OS

I downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 LTS OS on my laptop a couple of months ago. I just bought a Wireless Epson WF-2540 all in one (printer, scanner, fax, and copier) a week ago. I have the printer hooked up to ...
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Installing Samsung network printer on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to install Samsung C410W printer on Ubuntu 14.04, however after 2 days of struggling any success. I tried to install it through "Add printer", through adding printer in CUPS and I tried ...
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Canon PIXMA MG3150 Wireless Connection Setup

Any ideas how to set up Canon PIXMA MG3150 Wireless Connection? On the cannon site it says press WPS button on router... I do not have this button on my router. I run Ubuntu Studio 14.04. I have also ...
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How to configure a network printer in Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I have 2 printers on a home WiFi network that are accessed by 2 desktops running Windows. I have a new laptop on which I am learning/trying Ubuntu 14.04. How do I configure things to access these ...
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85 views

HP Photosmart Premium C410b / Ubuntu / scanner function

Is there an easy way to make the scanner function of my HP Photosmart Premium C410 work in Ubuntu 14.04? The printer is connected by Wifi through a wireless router. The basic printing function ...
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47 views

Photosmart 7520 set up

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I am trying to set up a photosmart 7520 wireless. I have the drivers that's supposed to work. 3.12.9, but the error message says it can't find the printer. The printer's ...
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36 views

Will my HP officejet 6600 print and scan on Ubuntu?

I am on XP ready to try Ubuntu. Will my HP 6600 print, scan and work wirelessly? How about programs like Dragon Simply Speaking, AutoCAD and Garmim Map Updates?
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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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498 views

How to install Epson Stylus SX435W printer on Ubuntu 14.04 32bit

Just escaped from Windows XP and finding my way in Ubuntu 14.04 32bit. Please help me find and install drivers for Epson Stylus SX435 printer and get it working. In system settings printer shows as ...
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69 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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hp wireless printing not working

I can print from my laptop via usb with hplip. but unable to print wirelessly (over wi-fi). Printer model : HP Ink Advantage 3545 e-All-In-One Printer. Ubuntu version: 14.04 (trusty)
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How to install an HP C4700 Photosmart printer

I'm trying to install an HP C4700 Photosmart printer. It came with a software CD which I have in my CD drive, but I'm not sure how to use it. As with Windows it just popped up and I believe a wizard ...
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104 views

Unable to print to Brother printer by wifi

I have 2 computer with these configuration: KUbuntu 14.04 64 bits and these Brother printer: MFC-J6910DW The printer has wifi capabilities. I've setup a fixed IP address: 192.168.1.191. The ...
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No sound, printer, or wireless connections

Had sound after installation but not now; Have not been able to connect to Canon Pixma iP2600; Have not been able to connect wirelessly.
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46 views

Epson Printer driver

I cant get my Ubuntu 12.04 to recognise my Epson all-in-one, wi-fi WP4545 printer. It seems to go through the motions of searching, finding the driver and asks for authentication, shows the install ...
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1answer
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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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358 views

Installation of Wireless Printer Canon Pixma MG5450

How do I install my Canon Pixma MG5450. I have downloaded the Linux drivers from Canon for the MG5450 but my Ubuntu 12.04 does not recognise them.
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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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387 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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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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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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1answer
220 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
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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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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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1answer
681 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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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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375 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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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
520 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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252 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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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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2answers
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“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
575 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
98 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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1answer
211 views

Sharing between new install and Windows 7 boxes not working, either direction. Printers & folders

I don't seem to be able to share between my Ubuntu (fresh install) and any of my Windows machines. I tried using this guide: How to Share Folders in Ubuntu & Access them from Windows 7. The ...
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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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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 ...