Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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problem with konika-minolta magicolor 4750en

I am teacher in 12k. In my classroom are 16 pc's and 1 konika-minolta magicolor 4750en network printer. In earlier versions of Ubuntu this printer works fine. But now it has no working. I can see ...
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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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Sharp AR 153 EN driver

I can't find drivers or ppd files for Sharp AR 153 EN. Does somebody know about it or some alternative? Regards!
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Canon Multitasking printer: Scanner doesn't work, printer does

Model: Canon Prixma MG2260 I have installed to ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr. Now I have the problem by my multi function device. The printer works, but the scanner doesn't! I have downloaded the Linux ...
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I can not print on Windows 7 shared printer

For a while I can not print from my Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit pc on a Windows 7 shared printer. Before that everything was ok. The printer is HP LaserJet 1100. The error message is: "File ...
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Kyocera job accounting and document box

I work at school and we have many XP machines. A few machines I have converted to various light Linux versions. The problem I am having is with the Kyocera printers. We use job accounting and the ...
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How to change libcupsys2 to libcups2

I tried to install my Canon Pixma IP2600 in Ubuntu 14.04 using the offical driver from Canon. I can not change the libcupsys2 to libcups2, so i get a failure....
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Connecting to a CUPS server

I'm probably missing something entirely obvious, but here goes anyway. I'm trying to connect my Ubuntu desktop to a CUPS print server. I go to printers menu, click connect and enter the server ...
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What does the Gradient Stripes section mean in the Libre Office print preferences?

I guess that Reduce Gradient means that it isn't as high quality, but what is the option for Gradient Stripes or Intermediate Colour?
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Adding a 'network' USB printer

I have a HP Deskjet 1050a printer, hence the 'network' in the title. Its a bog standard USB home printer. I have it attached to my router (has a USB port in it). I have got it connected and working ...
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CUPS isn't allowed to access SSSD for authentication

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. The CUPS server requires authentication for all print jobs. If I send a job as a domain user I get the following errors. Any help would be appreciated. I can't find anything ...
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HP Envy 5530 and Linux Ubunu 14.04

I can't install HP ENVY 5530 using USB Cable in Ubuntu 14.04.
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Trouble using Canon MG 2440 printer in UBUNTU 14

I connected usb serial cable from printer to computer. The drivers has been installed automatically. I printed the test page - it was printed. I tryed to print an image - it stays with status - ...
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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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Getting Kyocera TaskAlfa printer working with job accounting

I'm working in an office that has a Kyocera TaskAlfa300i. It has a job accounting system -- when I take a memory stick to it to print that way, I have to input my personal code, which charges the ...
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Can not print after upgrading from 12.x to 14.04

After upgrading from V12.04 to V14.04 I am not able to print. I am using an HP LaserJet 400 M451dn. The printer troubleshooter told me that there is no solution to the problem. This is the output of ...
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How can I get my Dell C1760nw Printer to work with Ubuntu?

Ubuntu doesn't recignize this model of printer automatically. How can I get it to work correctly in Ubuntu?
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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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Dell b1160w not working in 14.04

I originally installed the dell b1160w printer on ubuntu 12.04. It worked as expected. A few months ago I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 64 bit and now I can't get the printer to work. I looked at the ...
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Configure Canon printer

I have a Canon MG2120. I want to install drivers for the printer and the scanner. I am on Ubuntu 14.04 I am a complete novice and need to be told what and where to go to install...I have the ...
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How to install Canon pixma mx300 printer with ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I have 14.04 lts. How do I setup my canon pixma mx300 printer?
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how to install rastertospl in my usr/lib/cups/filter?

For installing my Samsung ML -1676 Printer on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS how should I add filter rastertospl on my usr/lib/cups/filter folder?
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How to install Universal Samsung Printer driver?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I wish to install my Samsung ML-1676 printer. I Googled all possible solutions and tried them, but I'm not getting any success. Please help.
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Epson XP202 will not install

I am using 14.04 which has been great until today trying to print using Epson XP202. Previously the printer worked after installing drivers no problem on older versions of Ubuntu/Lubuntu. Now I have ...
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ubuntu/studio 14.04 Brother Printer error

In Ubuntu 14.04 as well as in Studio, I'm not able to install my printer anymore. I have a Brother 2250 dn and the normal installation process is crashing. How should I install the given drivers from ...
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Is my HP DeskJest 1512 All-In-One printer compatible with Ubuntu 14.04? How do I install it if it is?

I was given an HP DeskJet 1512 All-In-One printer as a graduation gift. I have also recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP Probook 4510s with a 32-bit 1Gb RAM and a Celeron processor. I am still ...
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how to print on both the sides of a page using libre office

I just want to know the procedure by which one can print a documents on both the sides of a paper using Libre office.
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printer configuration failures and upgrade failures

This has become more and more of a problem. I was using 4.8 Kubuntu and could not configure remote printers under system setting printer configuration. I updated to 4.134. I then downloaded print ...
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HP Deskjet 3050A will print but unable to scan.

I was just curious how to set up my HP Deskjet 3050a to be able to scan documents to my computer. I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04. I am currently able to print everything to my printer but when I ...
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Why do large files created with a2ps stop printing in the middle on my HP LaserJet Pro 400?

I converted an ASCII file to a Postscript file with this command: $ /usr/bin/a2ps -1 --font-size 10 --landscape --sides 2 --output $HOME/out.ps myfile.txt It is 52 pages long and displays properly ...
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Cannot print from Windows and printer disapears after reboot

I have a home server running Ubuntu 12.04 and have successfully installed my printer (HP Photosmart B109a) on it with hplip. Printed a test page and printed a file from my terminal using: cat ...
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The Scanner Printer HP PSC 1510 All-in-one does not work

The scanner of my HP PSC 1510 All-in-one does not work, is that I should install some drive? The printer prints normally, but when I try to scan a document on the scanner nothing happens. Could ...
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How to use an Apple Airprint compatible printer on Ubuntu?

Recently I bought a "Canon Selphy 910". This Printer is not supported by any CUPS driver yet. But this printer supports Apple Airprint. Is there a generic driver for Apple Airprint compatible devices ...
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generic-CUPS-PDF-printer - Ubuntu 14.04

Printing any document to a PDF works nicely. Unfortunately I want the created PDF file to be saved at a different location. The current default location is: /home/PDF The desired one location is: ...
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Documents stuck in printer queue

I am useless with computers I know but some documents are - I think - stuck in teh queue and thus nothing will print. I have seen other answers which suggest that I should enter lpstat -o in a command ...
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HP Printer recognized but not printing

I have an HP LaserJet 3055, it is recognized by the computer (Ubuntu 14.04), I printed a test page and it worked fine, so I moved on to printing my document, and it doesn't print, it says on the ...
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Compatiple printer list

I have tried to search for a printer to use with my new install and so far, I haven't found a sure thing. Does anyone have a list of compatible printers to use with Ubuntu 12.04?
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Ubuntu Software Center and Software Updater not responding after installing itunes

After installing itunes unsuccessfully,my Ubuntu Software Center crashed and will not relaunch, my Software Updater does not repond and now I was unable to install a new printer on Ubuntu (Canon ...
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Samba server: network printer share restriction

How can I restrict access to only one out of two printers attached to my Ubuntu 10.04 Server? Currently, I am using the default configuration (smb.conf) slightly adapted, however this is standard ...
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Errors after HP deskjet 3070a installiation

I have got HP deskjet 3070a printer at home, which I would like to use via wireless network. I have used Ubuntu Official Documentation website how to install it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04x64 Printing Issues ( Not happenning in the other versions )

I have a Canon iR-ADV C5030 printer, I always had troubles before with Linux, but there is nothing to do with that. Since a while Canon develop the Linux drivers for this printer and they work great ...
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Is the Samsung M2825DW Ubuntu friendly?

Does anyone have any experience using the above printer in Ubuntu? Going by the long list of compatible Samsung printers on Ubuntu's website, I'm sure it's a fairly safe bet, but if anyone can confirm ...
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Ubuntu weird printing issue ( Big Files )

I have been having this issue for a long period of time with different printers. Always that I send something to print that has pictures and the size of the files are a round just a couple of ...
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Why won't .pdf files containing transparent elements print correctly?

I have recently encountered a problem printing .pdf files containing transparent elements. I first noticed it when printing a document created with LaTeX that included embedded .png images with alpha ...
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captstatusui -P LBP3300 Error in `captstatusui': double free or corruption

I tried installing Canon LBP3300 printer in ubuntu 14.04 and I am getting the following error captstatusui -P LBP3300 Error in `captstatusui': double free or corruption (fasttop): 0x000000000175f5e0 ...
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12.04/Gnome Classic/printer prints 1 job then rubbish

After finally updating to 12.04 with Gnome 3.4.2, I find my printer (HP LaserJet Professional P1606dn) is unable to print more than a single job properly. I must turn the printer off and on to print ...
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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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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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CUPS, shared printer, Windows drivers, point and print

I know this is a commonly asked question but I'm read up everything I can find, and I think I'm very nearly there! The setup is: Headless Ubuntu Trusty machine with CUPS and SAMBA installed, ready ...
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Ricoh MPC3300 printing sheet per sheet on Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed the Ricoh MPC3300 printer on my laptop. Used the choose from Database option and chose for the MPC 3300. The drivers works but is very slow. It seems to be printing a sheet dan wait ...