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Brother MFC665CW on Ubuntu 12.04

I've been trying to install Brother MFC665CW on Ubuntu for months now. About five minutes ago, it finally said "New Printer Detected" and shows it in the list of my printers, but from the ...
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Unable to print from Visual Basic running in WINE?

I'm new to Ubuntu and I have installed Microsoft Visual Basic using WINE but I am unable to print to lp0. I am using the following code: open "/dev/lp0/" for Output As #1 In Windows I used to use ...
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DRIVER XEROX WORKCENTRE 7530 Ubuntu 13.10 no color

I trying to install a network printer XEROX WORKCENTRE 7530 on my Ubuntu 13.10 fresh installation. No offical driver from Xerox, so I had to install openprinting driver from ...
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Cannot print pdfs with images

I can successfully print text files or webpages but when I print a pdf file with images, the printer does not print the images. In fact there is a white space instead of the image on the printed page! ...
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Install Network Printer Manually (Router : TP-Link TL-WR842ND)

Router Model No. : TL-WR842ND After reading this article, I carry on the installation but it does not work. This is the properties page : I have attempted to print test page but the status shows ...
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Problem adding Printer to Virtual machine [duplicate]

I'm running 12.04 64 bit on my laptop and I have a virtual machine (win7) created and using with virtual box (4.3.6 incl. extension pack). Further I have an Kyocera FS-1041 printer which I cannot ...
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13.10 network Epson printer stuck on “Installing”

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10, and I can't configure my wi-fi Epson TX430W printer. Using the Settings->Printers interface, I can detect the printer. When I click add, I briefly see a "Searching ...
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cannot print on ubuntu 12.04, canon printer

I am trying to print a PDF file (or libreoffice writer) by canon MF4400-series printer connected by USB to my laptop, I could add the printer but when I print a PDF it says the printing is stopped due ...
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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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Installing Epson Printer but Interrupted by lsb Dependency Error

I am installing the Epson XP-310 driver from this website. When I attempt to install the downloaded .deb file, I get the following error: The Package System is broken ...
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How to print using Ricoh Aficio SP 100 Monochrome Laser Printer?

Printer is detected on the Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. But on giving command for print, the dialog box shows rendering...and then task 'completed', but with no print output from the user!! How to overcome this ...
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How to access hp-plugin-ubuntu in 12.10

I have updated 12.10. When I run my printer, HP 1022 Laserjet, I receive a pop up that tells me: HP Laserjet 1022 printer has an optional proprietary plugin. Run hp-plugin-ubuntu. So, I input: ...
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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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Canon Pixma ip1500 driver

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on an old PC. Is there a driver that will work for an old Canon IP1500 printer?
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Lexmark Pro805 all-in-one printer fails on Xubuntu 12.04 & 13.10

Downloaded and installed Lexmark's Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit driver from ...
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Brother MFC7360N printing blank pages

I followed the instructions shown here. However, when I send a job to the printer it just prints plank pages. My configuration from CUPS is displayed in this image: I am running Ubuntu 13.10 ...
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EPSON Borderless option not available for Custom Paper Size (Custom PPD file needed)

Any PPD experts out there? I am trying to print a custom paper size of 932.6 x 1728 mm with borderless option. What I need is a working PPD file for an Epson WorkForce Printer. I've validated the ...
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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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Networked epson workforce 600 Adusting Print Quality 12.04LTS

So I'm able to print on my networked printer, but I need to be able to print on a higher image quality (or adjust DPI). reason is my printer fails nozzle checks and header cleaning only waste ink, but ...
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How to install Epson xp-750?

I am a first time user of Ubuntu, and struggle to install a printer, my printer is Epson xp-750 A link to how this is done is appreciated.
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share ubuntu printers with virtualbox windows

I need share printers from ubuntu with windows installed on same host as virtuabox I have problem, that in new ubuntu (unity) didn't exists settings cups deamon which I found here ...
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Setting up network printer Ubuntu 13.10

New Ubuntu 13.10 Laptop File Sharing is working fine. According to one post: Go to the Printers applet Press the Add printer button Select Network Printer Select Find Network Printer Problem, ...
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How to install a fuji xerox docuprint m255 z on ubuntu 12.04 - printer is on a windows network

I have a number of desktop PCs running UBUNTU 12.04 on our Windows network. I have set up a Fuji Xerox Docuprint m255z with a fixed IP address. Is there a driver I can install for it?
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I can't use print button [closed]

I use Ubuntu 13.10 version and I can't use print button Why it can't work? I think something wrong at software update Before software update, I can use print button. But, now, I can't do that Who ...
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How to add printers to Ubuntu en masse

I work at a company with many network printers. We're switching many of our computers to Ubuntu 13.04 and I need to add the printers en masse. I figured the best way to do that was through a script. ...
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Print dialog: how to disable sorting of pages (in 1 copy)

I want to print a pdf in a specific order but I think Ubuntu automatically sorts the pages which I choose. For example if I want to try to print 2 pages on both sides of a sheet (4 pages total like a ...
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My Network Printer is printing smiley faces simultaneously!

I am a junior linux administrator at a university. We have installed a Xerox Phaser 3250 Network printer yesterday. We have installed it correctly on desktops with ubuntu 12.04. It works but it ...
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Why does the printer print an extra page containing “p://poppler.freedesktop.org”?

I received an HP 255 with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. When I print a PDF file on my Lexmark T640 it prints a extra page, on which the only text is: p://poppler.freedesktop.org But for me it's a really ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 and HP Printer Problems

I have a problem with getting my HP LaserJet Professional 1102w printer to actually print; I have already downloaded and installed hplip and ran hp-setup in both the interactive mode as well as going ...
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how to install canon pixma mg 7150 printer

I tried to install my new printer: canon pixma mg7150(printer/scanner) on ubuntu 12.04 LTS but till this moment it doesn't work. The operating system recognize the printer, but cannot find the right ...
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What drivers should I use for my printer? [duplicate]

I have an HP LaserJet and when I print some pages, the printer prints really slow. Sometimes it even takes hours. I already have Gutenprint, but it is still slow. EDIT: No I did not use hplip. Having ...
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How to run a program automatically on printing

I developed a simple application that show on screen my printers ink levels. I'd like to run this program automatically every time that Ubuntu send to the printer the print command. Can anybody help ...
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Evince printing problem

I have a fresh install of Ubuuntu 13.10 and have been having problems printing pdf files from evince. Many files (not all, but the vast majority of them) won't print correctly from evince. I can ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 13.04 print as pdf does not work

the function "print to file" doesn't have any output. I want to print for example a web page just as pdf. when the print dialogue is open, i select "print to file". a progress bar is displayed and ...
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How to print more than 100 copies?

I have a label printer, which I use to create stickers for bread bags for my small business. I often print 500-800 labels at once, but in Ubuntu the maximum number of pages is limited to 100. How to ...
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Install Canon LBP2900b on Ubuntu 12.04, 32bits [duplicate]

Please tell me how to install Canon LBP 2900b printer on Ubuntu 12.04.
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where can i download a canon mp640 pixma driver for linux

I have a canon mp640 and have lost the driver disc I need a way to download the driver for it. I have found the driver for window and mac but nothing for linux or ubuntu. I have Googled everything I ...
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Problem with Libre Office in Ubuntu 13.04?

I dont have a printer, and I use Ubuntu 13.04. The problem is, I write in Libre Office writer. Whenever I take those files for a print out in a Computer cafe, they use MS office 2010 and all my ...
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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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How to print from a 32-bit 12.04 Ubuntu laptop to a printer on a 64-bit windows 7 pro computer

The answer to this question is that you have to go into the printer preferences of the printer connected to the windows 7 pro computer and click on the ports tab. Then find where it says ...
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Printing problem in HP Laserjet 4250 in ubuntu 10.04

I have a HP Laserjet 4250 printer in ubuntu 10.04. I am getting the following error when printing self-test page : /usr/lib/cups/backend/lpd failed. Here are the output of the lpstat -t : ...
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Strange, unwanted entry in printer dialog (Brother HL2270DW)

I got this wireless printer and got it working without issues on 13.04, but since I upgraded to 13.10 there has been this weird issue with the printer and I haven't been able to find any help because ...
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Should I set up my CUPS Printing to use IPP, LPD or URL?

When I got to add a network printer, I'm always confronted with the same dilemma: Do I set up the printer via IPP, LPD, or using it's IP address (AppSocket/Jetdirect?) and why? What are the ...
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Ubuntu and Epson C67

I have a PC with Windows 8 and a printer Epson C67. The driver is outdated for Windows 8. I want to know if is possible to use the printer with Ubuntu and what I have to do.
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Can't open .exe file on CD because it's read only

So I have this software CD for my Canon MX420 printer that I've been trying to install onto my computer. However, when I run the .exe setup file, it says I need to run the program as an administrator. ...
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I cannot install my printer

Hello I just started to use ubuntu. For the moment I have not a very good impression. I still try to install my printer and it seems that I need a password for "workgroup". Can you please let me know ...
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How can I install a printer driver from a (local) ppd file?

I've selected the local option and I have had this screen in front of me for a good 10 minutes now. Am I doings omething wrong?
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where do i get a driver for a dell 720 for ubuntu 12.04

I cannot seem to install my dell 720 printer, there seems to be no driver for it and ubuntu does not read the dell driver disc i have
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How to setting up Xerox DocuPrint M205 b on Ubuntu 13.10 64bit

Just bought the printer with scanner (copier) capability. Having trouble on setting up the printer/scanner. Tried to setup with Brother HL 2030 ...
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canon image runner 2420l on ubuntu

we are an Indian Government office and working on ubuntu. Recently we purchased canon image runner 2420 printer which was not able to connect to the system , since there is no driver . can anybody ...