Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Sharing Printer to Windows Client

My Desktop is running Ubuntu 14.04 with a Canon MP490 printer connected. I am wanting to share the printer to a Gateway laptop running Windows 7. The printer prints fine from the desktop. The laptop ...
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Can't install Canon 4800 printer . [duplicate]

I got a error message CUPS server error. My printer is running on network. I can access that by Windows PC.
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Connecting a Canon Printer Pixma MG2500 series

My OS is 12.04.5 LTS and I'm having difficulty installing my printer which is a Canon Pixma, Print, Copy, Scan printer MG2500. I am seeing the printer listed on the Add Printer GUI and when selected, ...
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Printer prints only once after each reboot or re-plugging of USB cable

I'm trying to get HP LaserJet 600 m602 working on Lubuntu 14.04 machine to which it is connected with USB cable. It prints first job ok, but when I send another job it behaves as if it is ...
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Missing file rastertospl for samsung m2070 driver

This is a new printer and samsung support cannot help with the missing file. It is under /usr/lib/cups/filter/rastertospl Your answer for an older printer includes adding a "c" to the end of ...
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Want Install Canon LBP 6300fn prinert on ubuntu 14.041

I'm using latest Ubuntu 14.04 (fresh install) 64-bit. Every command concerned was run as sudo. I tried installing Canon LBP 6300dn Network printer (connected to my router as 192.168.0.215) as per ...
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Scanning with an Epson xp-310 on Ubuntu 12.04

I've got an Epson xp-310 all-in-one which I'm able to print on but will not allow me scan. It says "computer not found" or simply "unavailable". My guess is that I need a scanner driver. I have tried ...
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How do I install MeshMixer on 14.10?

I am trying to install MeshMixer 2.7 from their new linux download page. It was originally packaged for 14.04 but I'm running 14.10. When I run the .deb, it complains that it is missing the ...
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Setup USB Printing Ubuntu 14.04 on Crouton Toshiba Chromebook 2

I have an installation of Ubuntu 14.04 with Unity installed by Crouton on a Toshiba Chromebook 2. I would like to know how to setup USB printing, as no forum post or Google search helped me solve the ...
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How do I use two USB printers?

I have two USB printers, both of which have different device and product ID's: Bus 001 Device 005: ID 222a:0037 Bus 002 Device 003: ID 0493:8760 MAG Technology Co., Ltd When I try map them in the ...
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How do I rename a printer in KDE? (KUbuntu, using 12.04 LTS)

the "Printer Configuration" dialogue doesn't offer this. (There seems to be some kind of launchpad bug for it too.)
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Canon Pixma iP2820 Driver for Ubuntu?

There is no official driver. (I know that. I've spent 5 hours looking) But is there another way to get it to work? I plugged it in, and the driver didn't automatically install, so I searched Google. ...
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Brother mfc-8460N printer support

Want to see how far Ubuntu can take me by installing a fresh latest copy on its own drive. All went well until I tried to install the control center (Windows name) for my Brother MFC-8460N printer. ...
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I cannot install my brother hl-1111 printer

I have a brother hl-1111 I installed a recommended printer driver hl-1070. the printer works. When I want to print printer data it uses it's own databases and prints. But whenever I want to print a ...
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Missing characters when printing

I have Hp Deskjet 1050A and when try printing - characters missing and print only images and table lines. I try wit htext, web and pdf files - result is same - only images and lines without ...
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How to make Canon imageRUNNER 2525 printer work on Kubuntu 14.10?

I am using Kubuntu 14.10, 64 bit on my laptop. for me adding HP printers were very easy just by choosing printer and model graphically. But I am not able to add office network printer Canon ...
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How to install the Epson L350 printer in Ubutu 14.04?

Kindly instruct me the method step by step. I am just a user not a programmer. Thank in advance for yr support.
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I want to print a user specified number of labels without opening Libreoffice

I'm using Ubuntu in a restaurant. In this case I'm using a Brother label printer to print "Use By" date labels. To print one I can use the command libreoffice -p ~/Desktop/TestLabel.odt I have this ...
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idle sending data to printer

Printing, say, a pdf to a Brother HL-L2360DW in LibreOffice or Document Viewer on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS works just fine. The drivers and printer configurations are properly set up. After printing the ...
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Suggestions for Epson WF-1110 WiFi printer?

I'm running Lubuntu-14.10-desktop-i386, and the printer install went seamlessly - system-config-printer found my printer on the network and recommended a driver. Unfortunately, that driver, and ...
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After emptying /var/spool/cups CUPS web interface won't accept changes in server settings

Trying to solve "Filter failed" problem with HP printer, I followed an advice to empty /var/spool/cups directory. It didn't help, but it only made things slightly worse - now, trying to change Server ...
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lp works but lpr does not

If I understand lp and lpr correctly, you can run "lp -" and print what you type, and you should be able to do the same thing for "lpr". Also "lp filename" and "lpr filename" should print the given ...
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Wireless Printer Setup

I am trying to setup my wireless Canon MX520 printer: How do I obtain correct drivers for my Canon MX520 Wireless Printer? Instructions for driver installation for Canon MX520?
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Sharp 5316e unable to print via usb

I'm trying to make the printer Sharp-5316e USB to work with cups under trusty, the USB device was just mounting on and off, under debian:jessie, the /dev/usb/lp0, is not mounting anymore and has ...
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Network Printer password remember

I have my computer to connected to the university network, and I added the library printer to Ubuntu so I can send file to printing. Every time I try to print a document, it asks me to write the ...
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New to Linux-How to install Brother MFC-J270W

I used Linux before to no success a few years ago. This time I want to use it seriously as my go to desktop. I had problems installing my printer back then as I do now. So I know I am doing something ...
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Epson WF-3520 all in one printer scanner over WiFi: printer working, scanner not working

I have the Epson WF-3520 all in one printer / scanner. I have it on WiFi (not connected via USB). I've installed the following drivers for it: epson-inkjet-printer-201212w_1.0.0-1lsb3.2_amd64.deb ...
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How to prevent a user from adding or removing printers?

How to prevent a user from adding or removing printers?
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Ubuntu 14.10 x64 usb printer HP DeskJet AllInOne not detected

I bought a new HP Deskjet 1510 AllInOne printer. When I connected via USB, it appears as an un-recognized device in dmesg output. usb 3-2: device not accepting address 27, error -71 usb usb3-port2: ...
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Toshiba estudio 385s Ubuntu supported?

We have a new device at the office. A Toshiba estudio 385s, which also has a scanner. Their webpresence is rather bad. Are there any drivers for Ubuntu?: ...
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cant connect samsung printer to lubuntu

my samsung scx-4623 printer won't print. I tried your suggestion but get an error "no such file or directory" while in xterm. The printer comes on for a few seconds and I get a ready to copy ...
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CUPS print a extra blank page between pages

I setup a Epson LQ-570+ dot matrix printer in my CUPS. And define a Half Letter paper size. If file content is more than 1 page, CUPS print a extra blank page between 2 pages. The content is printed ...
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Ubuntu Print via LAN using USB 2 to Fast Ethernet box to USB printer

Ubuntu 14.04 Printer HP OFFICEJET K7100 (wide format) USBNETBOX1 by KONIG, based on ASIX AX88772 chipset Installed HPLIP-3.14.10 version was installed on 19-01-2015 - Ran test print connecting my ...
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Ubuntu and canon i-sensys mf8280

what I want to know is, with windows you get a "toolbox" that you can download from the support and downloads tab in the cannon website for windows 8.1. but when I choose Linux on the website, I don't ...
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printer causing client-error-bad-request

My epson xp 400 printer used to work fine with my pc, which uses unbuntu 14.10 for an operating system. I did install VirtualBox and then installed Windows 7 inside VirtualBox, but I'm not sure if ...
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can't connect samsung printer to lubuntu

my printer won't print. I have LUBUNTU 14.1 (I think). My printer is a Samsung scx-4623f. sometimes the printer will start for a few seconds then quit...so i assume i don't have the correct driver. ...
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I'm trying to find a driver for my old Epson stylus1000 printer

First I should say I'm not exactly flush with computer knowledge but can follow instructions and that I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 I'm trying to get back the use of my elderly Epson Stylus 1000 ...
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why won't my epson wf-2540 work

My Epson WF-2540 will not work in Ubuntu. The printer is recognized, and settings all appear to be correct. Whenever I try to print something, the print job gets added to a number of other jobs-up ...
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Canon PIXMA MP 600R with 14.04 worked perfectly until yesterday. Now full black ink tank won't print

However when I reboot in Windows 7 the printer works perfectly. So the problem must be in the driver & not the machine. I tried re-installing the driver but that hasn't changed anything. I also ...
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Installation of Canon Printer [duplicate]

I tried to install canon printer but unable to install it. It show in printer list. but unable to get printing
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Problem with HPLIP 3.14.10 install

I borked my install of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and had to reinstall the OS. I didn't tinker with my /home partition, just reinstalled the OS to the /root partition. When I download and install HPLIP 3.14.10 ...
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changing printing options doesn't work

I've installed brother printer on ubuntu 12.04, but it prints with horrible default settings. When I change it in cups web administration I can see new settings in the web app but printing is still ...
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Counting printed pages on a network printer

In my company I have a printer connected to a PC with Lubuntu and this PC is connected to internal network. I would like to make the printer accessible via this PC, however, not just make it a shared ...
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Userid and Password for localhost:631 on Lubuntu Live USB Session

(Background) I'm testing Lubuntu for future installation via a live USB. I'm making sure I can print to the network printer (it works fine on my ubuntu 12.04 actual install). When I try to set ...
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monitor printing on wireless printer with dd-wrt router

I'm sharing my wireless printer with the people living in our apartment building. We use a list to keep track of the pages printed so we can split the costs. I was wondering if there is an easier way ...
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Epson xp-225 printer wont work on Ubuntu 14.04

The printer is found but when I go to Epson there is no sign of my model. When I choose generic driver it gives me a long list. Which driver should I use My printer connects wirelessly and has never ...
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driver instalation for Samsung M2020W Printer

The printer shows that it is installed but it is "Idle" and will not print. Tried a lot of other typical stuff.
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Is there a way I can share a printer on a multi user computer so it is available even if no one is logged in?

I have a USB printer attached to a desktop that several in the family would like to access from their laptops. You never know who will be logged in on the desktop or if in fact anyone is. Every ...
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Printer Brother MFC 7420 on Raspberry with CUPS

The Printer is connected to a Raspberry and on Network with CUPS. Via Windows Client, the Printer works fine. But on Ubuntu 14.04 there are just coming out endless empty pages. Everything i tried ...
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Canon mg2550 printer: How to install printer driver?

I'm trying to set up a new printer but the problem is I never used Linux before. It's a Canon MG2550 and the installation CD is only for windows. Firstly it doesn't appear on the list of printer ...