Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Network printer makes noise every time i insert/remove a USB device

I know that I've encountered an answer to this question before, but i can't seem to figure out the right search terms to find the answer anywhere. I have an epson WF4630 at my office and an epson 845 ...
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Print crashes often

I noticed that lately, Print crashes often (multiple times daily). I don't remember this ever happening, before it started. I guess it has something to do with the issue stated in this question: (Show ...
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HP LaserJet 1020 plus printer not responding in ubuntu 13.04

I have installed the HP LaserJet 1020 plus printer in ubuntu 13.04. It has installed fine and also seemingly works fine. I installed it using hplip from Ubuntu Software Centre. But from some days it ...
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How to display completed print jobs with source URL

In the "view queue" GUI of my printer, I can click "show all completed jobs" and get the columns Job|User|Document|Printer|Size|Time Submitted|Status I hunted around for some way of doing this in ...
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How do I set up Google Cloud Print on Ubuntu 14.04 for an old network laser?

In this household we have a Samsung CLP 320 network laser printer An always-on Ubuntu 14.04 desktop machine running myth tv which can print to that printer A second Ubuntu 14.04 desktop An Ubuntu ...
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Need help installing printer in crouton Ubuntu 14.04

I have just installed Ubuntu onto my Chromebook using crouton, and it says there's a way for me to enable printing. One of the steps says, "If you want to connect to remote CUPS servers, install ...
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How to install Canon Printer on Ubuntu 14.10

I use ubuntu printer dialoug box to install my canon LBP7018c. The printer gets installed but the printing process stucks on sending data to printer. Please help. Thank You
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How do I print a Thunderbird contact name and address on an postal envelope?

I want to select a Thunderbird contact and print the name and address directly on to a postal envelope for mailing. I do not want to print a list of contacts or fiddle around with single labels. Yes, ...
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I need help with a stripped version of Ubuntu

I installed Andy Linux on my pc. IT IS a mini or stripped version of Ubuntu with some ham radio programs installed. It does not have software center or some of the programs for services, and other ...
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ubuntu - get fax printer ip address

I m working in a company, I need to use their fax with ubuntu (efax...). The fax is on the network, I don't know how to know its ip address. Is there a way to get it? Thanks in advance. Thomas.
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Installting an HP 6830 Scanner

I want to setup the scanner part of an HP Officejet 6830 on Ubuntu 14.04. The pinter is working with IP 192.168.1.105 and also connected with an USB cable. I've installed hplip 3.15.2 and hplip-gui, ...
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Printer installation in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have recently installed Windows 7 & Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit OS. I want to install Canon ImageClass MF 3010 printer. But I dont know how to install in Ubuntu and where could I get linux driver.
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How to get working Samsung SL-M2070W printer on Ubuntu 14.04?

I have problems installing the driver for my printer Samsung SL-M2070W. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. Any advice? I have downloaded the .tar.gz driver from Samsung website, but I don't know how to use it ...
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Printing diverse .jpg labels

I want to print several different labels. I found this code: convert *.jpg my_new.pdf This worked, but it still only prints one label per sheet of paper. Does anyone have any suggestions? Thank you ...
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CUPS-PDF prints a blank page

I am a new ubuntu user. I installed cups-pdf to print a pdf file, but everytime I print I get one blank page, no matter how many pages I try to print.
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How to use iscan via WiFi (Epson L355)?

I achieved to configure my Epson L355 printer in Ubuntu 14.04. Both Easy Scan and gscan2pdf recognize the scan and work good via WiFi, but iscan does not. Iscan is only working via USB. It throws the ...
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Randomly crashing HP ProBook 4540s

I have a problem with my HP ProBook 4540s randomly crashing when printing. The printer is a HP LaserJet 300Color printer. Both were purchased new. The window that shows it crashing is black but ...
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Several issues with 14.04.2 slow network, high samba cup usage

I have Ubuntu Trusty 14.04.2 installed with Zentyal and openchange. It is running on Vmware 5.1 with 8GB ram and 1 cpu with 4 cores. I am having a huge problem with network traffic being very slow ...
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Laserjet P1005 printer connected to Netgear USB-port

I have a Netgear JNR3210 router with a USB-port. In my Windows computer the printer works fine as a wireless printer. The router software has the USB-control center, where I may select the printer or ...
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Can only print as root

I've had a devil of a time setting up an HP LaserJet 1320 printer with my Utopic Unicorn Server (server has no gui so command line only). I can't seem to access /locatlhost:631/admin (times out) and ...
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Evince File/Print printer list error

Evince File/Print printer list contains a printer that is not on my network and is not present in my attached printers in Systems Settings/Printers. When printing directly from Firefox, the printer ...
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Epson XP-410 installed but wont print nor scan

After some research, I was finally able to install my Epson XP-410 Wifi printer. I can see it in the menu, but when I try to print or scan, I just get a message that it can´t connect to the printer ...
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Print second vowel in word in red color

How do I print the second vowel in a word in red or blue color. Let say I execute my script called "script1" which reads a text file. My script should be able to print the second vowel in every word ...
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How do I install 32 bit drivers for the Panasonic KX-MB1900 printer/scanner?

How do I install drivers for the Panasonic MB1900CX All-in-One Printer/Scanner? I have studied above question and applied but it not get me to the solution if any other alternate or solution ...
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awk print output redirection

I am writing a bash script, and in that bash script I have a line similar to this: awk '/TextToBeMatched/ { print; print "TextToInsert"; next }1' "/Path/to/specified/file.extension" And currently ...
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Brother HL-2250DN doesn't work anymore over Ethernet

My above printer (connected over Ethernet) doesn't work anymore since yesterday. I have downloaded the driver again from: ...
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lubuntu 14.10 and installing xerox phaser 3020 wifi printer?

I am not good at linux but not totally stupid :) and i cannot install simple printer. I did it easy on windows and now want to do the same at my netbook with lubuntu 14.10 Printer is in my home ...
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connecting HP3520 to wireless network

I am using UBUNTU 14.04 I try to connect a printer HP 3520 all-in-one to a wireless network. I downloaded and installed HPLIP and connected the printer to the laptop through an USB port. It is well ...
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Can't get Starr micronics TSP100 to print

I have a starr micronics TSP100LAN printer and can't get it to print from my Ubuntu (14.04) headless server. I am trying to print through a tomcat application and when I do the job stops with the ...
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How to find a printer on another subnet

I have a server with 4 ethernet ports: 1 used to connect to internet and 3 others used to manage 3 local subnets. I configured the DHCP server, the routing, packet forwarding for IPv4 and NAT; ...
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Connect to School's Print Control System [closed]

I want to connect my university's print control system but school's website express connect method for only windows. For Windows operating systems: Click on the [Start] icon and go to ...
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Installing cannon E510 printer-driver [duplicate]

I have found out the .tar.gz for my printer but i do not know which one to download from the list. plz tell me which one to download and how to install.. Here's the link ...
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Run Canon Pixma p200 to ubuntu 14.04

I just bought a printer, Canon p200. and this laptop running ubuntu 14.04 is also new that everything seems so alien to me. I can't figure out how to use the printer. I added it already in the ...
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Printing one sheet with duplex enabled fails HP psc 2510

Rather old issue I have with Ubuntu 14.10 (currently 15.04 beta) and the HP psc 2510. Issue started at I believe 13.04 (perhaps 12.10), but would be great if someone has a solution. Situations: ...
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I have to restart my printer for every next print

I have a problem with Xerox Phaser 3140 and Ubuntu 14.10. The first printing for the day is ok, but if I have to print something else few minutes later, I have to stop and push out my printer again ...
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Intall Brother MFC-J435w Printer

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on Desktop PC. I'm trying to get my Brother MFC-J435w Printer. The Software Center did not have drivers for the printer so I tried installing the Generic driver ...
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Why does printing multiple pages per sheet cut off the edges?

I often print pages such as instructions as two pages per sheet, since that saves both ink and paper. However, these instruction sheets are filled to the rim, and I often find that the printer doesn't ...
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Determine the correct /dev/usb/lp*

is there a way to determine which printer uses which /dev/usb/lp*? I'm building a system which should automatically allocate printers if reconnected. And I don't want to force assignment using udev ...
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using color cartidges to print black

My printer ran out of black ink, but the color cartridge still has a lot of ink. I want to print using only ink from the color cartridge. I used to be able to do this using advanced printer settings ...
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What are some large, office printers that work well with Ubuntu? [closed]

I work for a company that let me convert an entire office to ubuntu as a test-site for the feasibility of converting over to ubuntu on all or most of our machines. We have a Canon iR3880i and have had ...
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CUPS service will not start [ubuntu 14.10]

I have reinstalled CUPS multiple times to include a reinstall and a purge and install this is the sys log i get when i restart CUPS service. Mar 7 16:24:37 DTE-Ubuntu kernel: [ 2661.232492] ...
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How to install Sharp AR-M207 printer on Lubuntu 14.10

I've downloaded the proper driver from Sharp download center. After installing it no print job van reach the printer. Please help me solve this problem. Thanks.
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I need drivers for an HP 6820 Printer

I am new to Ubuntu and Linux. I have purchased an HP 6820 Office Jet printer and can't find any info about drivers for this model.
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How to setup Brother 2135 over Wifi without WPS?

I have a Brother 2135W printer. I can print over USB, yet I want configure it in my local network over Wifi. I used to have a router supporting WPS. There, it was possible to setup the printer easily ...
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How to install Konica minolta 1580MF printer dirver

How to install Konica minolta 1580MF printer dirver?
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How to install brother mfc-J615w printer wirelessly on ubuntu14.04

I am trying to use my Brother MFC-J615W wireless printer in Ubuntu 14.04. I have installed the driver available from Brother ...
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Is it possible to get a HP printer to work with or without hplip in Ubuntu 14.04?

I run Xubuntu 14.04 with a HP PSC 1315 printer, using hplip, and printing a document without the printer crawling to a halt is damn near impossible. After a system reboot, printing one page sometimes ...
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filled PDFs forms turn to black boxes

I have been using Evince to fill out forms for time sheets and have had no problems until recently; My work changed the form and now when I fill them out the filled portions turn to black boxes on ...
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Canon MX420 has stopped printing

My Canon MX420 was printing and will not do so now. The printer screen says "wait-processing" and then nothing happens. I have looked for solutions online without success. sorry..new to this. I see ...
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How can I install my printer by terminal?

I have an Epson TX 115 printer. The thing is that I could successfully install when I was running Ubuntu 13.10 but now that I have 14.04 I tried installing by the same way, using system settings, but ...