Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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How to add Konica Minolta 215 network printer on Ubuntu 12.04?

I am newbie on Ubuntu . I want to install my konica minolta 215xps on Ubuntu 12.04. I tried generic as well as other models of konica while installing drivers but not successful in that so. Does ...
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Espson Stylus Workforce 320 SX218 Lubuntu, Need to clean print head/nozzles

It's in the title! =) ;) I'm running Lubuntu 15.04 and can't find out how to clean the printer head/nozzles. I'm sure I've seen it somewhere but I can't remember. And yes, I've got CUPS installed and ...
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Canon MG3250 Printer Colours

I have just purchased a Canon MG3250 printer for it's wireless functionality. Unfortunately when printing from Ubuntu the colour profile is way out. Can anyone guide me through calibrating this at ...
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MFC-L2700DW installation

I recently tried to install a customer's Brother MFC-L2700DW without success. In the end, I tried to install another similar driver from ubuntu but know irt would't just let me go back top the ...
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Can't install printer

After upgradeing my system to Ubuntu 15.04 I can't my printer (Canon 4350d). I add my printer via localhost:631 (cups) but it's not added at System -> Printers. Cups displays all printers on the ...
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Automatically install printers shared on Windows Domain

All of the resources I can find provide detailed instructions for sharing Linux printers with Windows over SAMBA. I would like to do the opposite. I currently have CUPS configured so that it can add ...
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“Filter failed” errors when attempting to print to newly installed Epson WF-M1030

I am very new to Ubuntu (14.04) and have spent the past 3 days trying to get a printer to work. Tried generic drivers using system settings and all five drivers downloaded from Epson support using ...
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I need a driver for an IOGear GUB431, 4 port USB2.0 printer sharing switch

This is my first day on Ubuntu, so I am a total newbie, and don't know where to look for it, if it is already available. Maybe I will have to change to a Linux compatible switch, but I would like to ...
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Printing from my Bq Ubuntu Phone [closed]

Is there a way to print from my phone without goung through Google's service. On my netbook I use cups.
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Printer Share via Terminal

I've configured a printer share in Ubuntu and used Samba to share it with Windows, following this page. Every thing is working fine, but I have a couple of questions. Can I configure the Ubuntu ...
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Cannot see bottom of printer setup screen

I am new to Ubuntu, but it seems pretty straightforward so far, except for this glitch. Intel® 945GME x86/MMX/SSE2 graphics on HP Mini 110C running 14.4 LTS. All other screens work normally so ...
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Printer not printing, ejects a blank page

3 days ago, I needed to print a page from Chrome, print job doesn't happen, so I copied what I needed from the browser, pasted and saved in Libre Office, on printing it ejected a blank page. So I then ...
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foomatic-rip failed when printing to hp 2050

I was printing fine to an Lexmark CX310dn printer with my ubuntu 12.04 box until a few days ago. Now when ever I print something I notice the text "foomatic-rip failed" next to the printer name at the ...
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Samsung Ml-1600 printer unrecognized

EDIT: Im using Ubuntu 15.04 (MATE), but from what I can remember, it didnt work on 14.10 (Unity) either! Hi everybody, as much as I dont like asking questions, Im forced to do so... Ive been browsing ...
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Please help me install my Brother DCP-7040 laser on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed the recommended printer for my brother DCP-7040 which is a 7050 and when I tried to run a test page, the printer just shows idle and nothing happens. I have gone to the brother site and ...
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cannot install my hp printer with hp-setup

I used to install my HP_LaserJet_Professional_M1132_MFP running sudo hp-setup without a problem. The program would just download the appropriate driver from the web and everything was good to go. Now ...
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when trying to use Epson NX125 tells me cannot print because of broken pipe

when trying to use Epson NX125 tells me cannot print because of broken pipe can you please advise
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Page sequence in PDF-file

Can I let Libre office create PDF-files with pages in a certain order? I am an amateur writer and produce books "in the kitchen" by printing the pages in a certain sequence so that they can be cut ...
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Wireless printing

My wireless printer was working fine, but now it's not. I have been researching on here for related problems but so far have been unable to resolve the issue. I looked at the settings: It was ...
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How to install RICOH SP 203SFN driver?

I think there is a general problem with Ricoh printers drievers. I can't configure drivers for RICOH SP 203SFN Already read this questions: How to make Ricoh Aficio SP 100 work on Ubuntu 13.10 How ...
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How to install printer Brother HL-6180DW

I tried with the existing tools but it didn't work. Moreover, this printer is not on the list of printers to be selected. Help!
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Connection to HP ENVY 4500 wireless printer failed after upgrade 14.10 -> 15.04

Tried first the following: Hardware > Printers says Printer service not available. Start the service... However, Start Service - button is greyed, only Connect - button usable, "Not connected" on ...
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Entering printer username and password

I am attempting to print to a Konica Minolta Bizhub C220. It requires me to authenticate to print. In other posts I see many people who receive some sort of pop-up asking them to authenticate but this ...
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Why can I only connect to my printer when ethernet is disconnected?

I have a printer connected to a wired network 10.23.161.x that is connected to a wireless network 10.171.240.x. I can print fine when connected to this wireless network from my Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Adobe Reader 9.5.5 unable to Print Pdf afte upgrading to ubuntu 15.04

I've upgraded from 14.10 to 15.04. Now my Adobe Reader 9.5.5 won't print pdf. qpdfview is working fine but I need Adobe Reader 9.5.5 to print booklets. The printing status shows Processing but doesn't ...
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Cant print to Wifi Printer in Lubuntu 15.04

I just updated to Lubuntu 15.04 and now I cannot print to my HP Wifi printer. The printer shows up as a wifi network but I cannot connect to it. It keeps asking for a password when the printer is ...
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Not able to install MFC-L2700DW in Ubuntu

I have been trying to install this printer for 2 hours without success. So far I've tried the following: 1) Out of the box: not working, see end of the question 2) Tried this, ...
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How to set credentials for network printer when setting it up through CUPS web interface

I'm working on setting up an Ubuntu Server, it's in a virtual machine now, but will go physical once I figure all this stuff out. I have a Windows 7 box which acts as a print server, all my Ubuntu ...
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Just upgraded to Lubuntu 15.04 and Lexmark printer Pro 715 stopped working

I just upgraded to Lubuntu 15.04. How do I install my Lexmark Printer? I am new to this, and need a step by step guide.
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Can not get my new LPT card to work

Linux newbie here.... My computer did not have a LPT port fot my laser printer so I added a PCI LPT card. According to the installation info I needed to do: 3-install CH352 PCI to one par-port ...
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Which PCL 6/PCL XL driver?

I'm trying to setup a print server via CUPS. I've been told that a generic PCL6/PCL XL driver will work fine, but in CUPS there are a million versions listed: Generic PCL 6/PCL XL LF Printer - ...
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Printer drivers for epson wf-3640

Epson offers what appears to be the print drivers, including wireless connect,for the wf-3640 printer. (got it on sale from tigerrdirect.com retail shutdown) Although all but iscan install saying it ...
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Need a driver for okidata c3400n for ubuntu 14.04

Have an okidata c3400n color lazer printer that I wish to use with ubuntu 14.04. The generic text only driver does not appear to work and other searches have failed.
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Canon MP237 color only Printer Status Idle in Ubuntu 14.10

I was install ubuntu 14.10, then I pluged in printer canon MP237. This printer detected well by ubuntu. On set color only, however, the printer can't run. The status is Idle. But, if I set to black ...
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Brother DCP-7065DN, Ubuntu 14.04 64bit: Cannot print to network printer but can use the scan function (via simple scan.)

I have followed all suggestions mentioned in "Brother DCP-7065DN, Ubuntu 14.04 64bit: Can print to network printer but cannot use the scan function." I have the opposite (can/cannot) situation for ...
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linux CUPS: set to use not empty paper tray

I've got some issue. I have some php app, which uses CUPS commands from shell_exec(). PPD file defined 4 Cassetes and DefaultInputSlot section is set to Cassete no 1 and the issue is that if Cassete 1 ...
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Second printout is garbage, first printout is fine, Brother printer, Ubuntu

From Windows or Mac OS X, my elderly USB connected Brother MFC-8600 prints fine. From Ubuntu the first print job prints fine, be it PDF or graphics. The second print job ends up as garbage. If it's a ...
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HP Office Jet K 60 Will Not Print

HP Office Jet K60 Laptop: ASUS K501 Ubuntu 14.04 Driver HPLIP USB Installed with no issue. Print box and print review and all other commands normal. Problem: Error on executing ...
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Brother MFC-J450DW Printer not working on14.04LTS

I'm a total new to Linux. Loaded a copy of Gnome version Ubuntu and my printer is no longer functioning. Tried doing a search for drivers and found reference to them on the Brother printer site but I ...
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How do I print Microsoft files and have them formated the same as they were on Windows XP

I know how to open and print my Microsoft Office files but they come out on 2 pages instead of 1. I do not want to install a virtual program. I have a lot of past files created on Microsoft Windows ...
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Printing files somestimes unsucessful

When printing files some simply remain in Printer Queue. This is particularly true of PDF files downloaded from internet. The frustrating thing is the problem is sporadic. Sometimes files print ...
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driver canon MG6200

I am trying to install the canon MG6200 driver hoping that i can print double sided after that. I have extracted the tarball and ran the install.sh file. This gives me this output: ...
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Printing slow since upgrade from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 14.04

Hope someone can help here - I've been struggling with this for a while. Since I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, printing in general has been extremely slow. I manage to compare ...
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Epson L210 printer is not recognised in ubuntu 14.10

My printer Epson L210 is not recognized by my computer. I am using Ubuntu 14.10.I have already downloaded and installed all the drivers from printer website but with no success.Earlier when i used ...
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How to install Canon MP237 printer driver on ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS [duplicate]

I just install my new ubuntu 14.04 LTS But I have a problem with my printer. However, the printer can use to print but not the scanner. I need your help guys because i'm a beginner who used ubuntu.
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install hp officejet 5740 e-all-in-one ubuntu 14.04

i am trying to install the hp officejet 5740 e-all-in-one on ubuntu 14.04. Using the lsusb i can see that the printer is connected to the USB: Bus 002 Device 005: ID 03f0:cd11 Hewlett-Packard and i ...
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Cannot install correctly Epson L355 wifi printer in notebook with Ubuntu 12.04

I installed a new Epson L355 (wifi) printer in my home router (I did it from the MS Windows boot of my desktop computer). From my desktop computer after booting in Ubuntu 12.04 I could install it and ...
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How to install Printer Drivers with rpm extension

I have a Canon Pixma P200 and I have downloaded the Linux drivers from their site. I extracted them and I found 4 .rpm files. I decided to open terminal and type in ...
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dependendy is not satisfiable: libcupsimage2

I'm trying to install libcupsimage2-dev package, but when I run it I get the message: dependendy is not satisfiable: libcupsimage2 (=1.4.3-1) But then I try to install libcupsimage2 1.4.4-7 and I ...
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Canon Mf4770n MFC Printer Installation

Having some trouble figuring out how to install. I already downloaded and installed the 64bit .deb packages from http://www.usa.canon.com/ but when I try to add the printer via the "add printer" ...