Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Cups - HP 8600 Pro - Print over Internet

I setup Cups 1.5.3 and I found the same Printer 4 times. dnssd://Officejet%20Pro%208600%20%5BDC57A1%5D._printer._tcp.local/ dnssd://Officejet%20Pro%208600%20%5BDC57A1%5D._pdl-datastream._tcp.local/ ...
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Printer error caused by libhogweed, libgmp.so.10

I upgraded my ubuntu to 14.10 yesterday and wanted to print something today, when an error occured. I can't even display my printers, when running system-config-printer I get this error message ...
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Print raw text to dot-matrix printer in gedit/cups

If I print to a dot-matrix printer using cat file.txt > /dev/lp0, it prints with the printer's default font (fast). If I print to a dot-matrix printer using gedit, it will use the printer's ...
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How to Install a Canon MF8040Cn Printer on Ubuntu 12.04

How to Install a Canon MF8040Cn Printer on Ubuntu 12.04. No help from Canon who say they support linux but don't even have a driver download on their site!
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How do I fix a “Broken Pipe” error when using a Canon printer?

I just started to use a Canon Pixma MG2550 printer. It did about 8 print outs then stopped. I get the message 'Broken Pipe.' Also the printer queue is deleted or says 'processing' and all sorts of ...
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Parallel Port Problem in 12.04

I have a “dumb” printer attached to a parallel port in my machine which works fine under the “other” resident operating system (from Redmond) on the same machine. I recently added Ubuntu 12.04 as a ...
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system-config-printer fails to launch

12.04 system-config-printer fails to launch Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/share/system-config-printer/system-config-printer.py", line 31, in <module> import gtk File ...
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HP linux printer driver filled my download folder with an update, is it okay to empty it?

HPLIP installed an update, and filled the downloads folder with several hundred items while downloading the new version. Have the files been installed, or is it running some things from the Downloads ...
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How do I print to PDF from wine?

I am running MS Office under wine and would like to print PDF documents. Installing the official extension via wine does nothing.
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Printing does not work on a Sharp MX 2310U

Help please with a little printer probem. I am using a Sharp-MX-2310U printer on the network with Ubuntu 12.10. Followed all the normal setup and looking at cups localhost:631/printers/ I see the ...
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Is there any driver (64bit) available for Canon LBP6020B?

I've have an i-Sensys LBP 6020B printer and I use Kubuntu 12.10 64-bit. I've a problem with drivers for Linux 64bit because I can't find anywhere capt linux driver - PPD file for LBP6020B. What am I ...
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Can't add Epson WF 3520 to Ubuntu 14.04

I have a wireless Epson WF-3520 and I am trying to add it on Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit). I went to the Epson website, downloaded the 64 bit debian package and installed it. I then went to add the printer ...
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Install driver for Samsung M2070F SL Printer Xpress [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I need to install the ULD_V1.00.27.04.tar.gz Linux Printing & Scan Driver for the Samsung M2070F SL Printer Xpress from the Samsung Printer Xpress M2070F website. I have ...
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Why my printer doesn't print anything sometimes?

I am using Ubuntu 14. When I print something, code for example, it's about 40% chance to print the following, instead of the thing that I need: e 1 $$EndFeature currentfile ...
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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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network scanner installation

I have Canon IR 2200 network multi functional device (MFD). I have installed printer but not able to scan. canon provide network scangear utility for windows. I have also installed this utility with ...
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comment installer epson wf-3520 [closed]

je n'arrive pas à installer mon imprimante epson WF-3520 avec ubuntu j'ai essayé sans succés merci de m'aider dans cette démarche
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Cups admin user and password Saucy

I can't change settings on my cups printer. He asks me for a username and password i already added for me the usergroup lpadmin . But nothing changes after a restart of cups. Still asking me for ...
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Printer connected to wifi modem does not work

I have been trying to install my Kyocera FS 1040 printer which is connected to my WiFi modem via USB cable. When installing I type http://192.168.xx.xx:631/printers/Impresora into the DEVICE URI ...
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My Canon LBP6020B printer doesn't forward anything from the printer queue

I can't use my Canon LBP6020B printer on my Ubuntu 14.10 installation. I couldn't use it with 14.04 either. I have installed Canon drivers with a help of GDebi: cndrvcups-capt_2.60-1_amd64.deb. ...
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My Brother printer won't print but says it is receiving data?

I recently installed Ubuntu on my father's computer and also installed his new Brother printer. My first attempts with the printer I was able to install the drivers, but it wouldn't let me push the ...
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Error printing on network printer hp laserjet4200 in ubuntu 14.10

I have recently upgraded from 14.04 to 14.10. I have been using network printer HP Laserjet 4200 on 14.04 without any problem. After the upgrade, on both my laptop and desktop computers, I am unable ...
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cloud printing enabled but only symbols printing

I Connected my printer to google cloud print with google chrome.I have given a print job from my android through cloud print.I got some numbers and symbols as printout.Is there any package to be ...
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HP Laser Jet 1020 plus installation

In Ubuntu 12.04 on switching on the printer the system automatically recognized the plug in but in Ubuntu 14.04 this would not happen. I wish someone would show me the method by which I can install ...
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Ubuntu 14 command line printing impossible but fine through gui

If I try to command line print any file using lp or lpr, I get a "no pages found" error in CUPS. Tried also as SUDO, no go. But if I print from any application (text editor etc) it prints no problem. ...
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How to install 32-bit Brother drivers on 64-bit Ubuntu 13.10 or later?

The prerequisite for installing Brother's official linux drivers includes ia32-libs or lib32stdc++. Running sudo apt-get install ia32-libs on 13.04 and earlier fulfils this. However, ia32-libs was ...
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Error: 'There was a problem connecting to the CUPS server.'after upgrade 14.04 to 14.10

After upgrade from 14.04 to 14.10, I can not use my (SAMBA) network printer anymore. Jobs stay in the que forever. When I go to 'Printers' and ask for the properties of the printer, I get the message: ...
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How to alter the diameter of the centre when Print To CD Epson R300

I was happy to find installing my Epson Stylus Photo R300 a relatively easy affair on my newly installed Ubuntu 14 (once I'd remembered to actually plug in the USB cable that is :-) I was even more ...
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Printer installation problems under ubuntu 14.04

I moved from 12.04 to 14.04 and I am no more able to print. This is a network printer and if I try to print something the printer completely freezes (one need to restart it by unplugging the supply ...
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samsung scx-4650 4x21s series printer drivers

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and there is no printer driver for my samsung scx-4650 4x21 series pre installed. How can I install the printer driver?
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[solved]Add-printer button greyed out [closed]

Trying to install Samsung ML 1660 printer on ubuntu 14.04. The window system-config-printer has the Add button greyed out. Tried searching endlessly, although found many posts similar to this one, not ...
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How do I install HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 2510 All-in-One Series?

Ubuntu 12.04 has the version 3.12.2-1ubuntu3.1 and http://sourceforge.net/news/index.php?group_id=149981&limit=5&offset=5 says that HP DeskJet 2510 All-in-One Series is supported in HPLIP ...
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Brother MFC-L2700DW printer does not work

I have just purchased a Brother MFC-L2700DW and cannot seem to install it; it doesn't appear in the list of Brother Printers in Ubuntu 12.04. Does anyone know if this printer is actually supported?
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HPLaserjet 1000 stopped working with Rel. 14

HP Laserjet 1000 stopped working when I upgraded to Rel. 14. Have tried similar problem fixes found on Ubuntu sites, but none of the suggestions worked. Can anyone point me to a similar problem that ...
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Print from command line

How can I print the command line output directly to the printer. I am using ubuntu server 12.04 and I have to copy files into a shared directory and then download them from a desktop ubuntu ...
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Printer Error in Brother FAX-2490C [on hold]

I am getting error as "cleaning unable 46" Model name: brother FAX-2490C What is the solution fro this error?
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Samsung printer not working since 14.04

My Samsung ml-1640 was working while using 13.10. Since I made an upgrade to 14.04 I can install the printer, but the it dosen't print. Status is :"Waiting for printer to be available". I tried the ...
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CUPS error - can't print from command line LP but can through applications

If I try to command line print any file using lp or lpr, I get a "no pages found" error in CUPS. But if I print from any application (text editor etc) it prints no problem. A filter error for ...
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Zebra printer driver problem in ubuntu 14.04

I have a zebra printer Installed in my computer for labelling. I use ubuntu 12.10 before ubuntu 14.04, The printer is working properly in previous version using ZPL driver in common unix printer ...
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Is there a driver for Canon MF4800?

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 32-bit. The machine detected the network printer Canon MF4800, but it can not find a driver. The screen prompts for a driver. I selected Canon but I cannot find the the ...
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HP P1102W not responding

Trying to install drivers for a HP P1100W on Ubuntu 12.04. The printer was recognized as soon as I hooked it up. I'm using the USB cable. I followed the directions of the below URL "working with ...
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Canon imageCLASS MF4890dw ubuntu 14.04

I have a Canon imageCLASS 4890dw laser printer/scanner/copier/fax. I am running ubuntu 14.04. I downloaded and installed the x64 UFRII v290 drivers. CUPS recognized my device, and the installation of ...
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Printing labels on Brother P-touch

I'm using 13.10 (64-bit), and I'm looking for a way to print labels using my Brother PT-18R, preferably from the command line, e.g., echo "Label text" | lpr -P ptouch I've added the printer (with ...
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Passbook printer IBM 9068 A03

I am using Ubuntu 14.04, with an IBM 9068 A03 for output. The available driver for the printer is Proprinter II. It's great. But the matter is the resolution just 120x72 dpi (max), whereas it should ...
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“browse” button disabled in “windows printer via samba” for printer shares

I have done a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.10 and SMB printing seems to be missing. There was no SAMBA option for adding a network printer, after Googling, I installed libsmbclient, smbclient and ...
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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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12.10 Lexmark S605 insecure permissions error

The S605 printer from lexmark is found and there is a provided option for the S600 Series when installing it. However, after the installation process it says it needs the program ...
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Konica Minolta bizhub 163/211 driver for Ubuntu 14.04

I have bought a new all-in-one Konica Minolta bizhub 163/211 but I cannot install it on Ubuntu 14.04. Where can I get its PPD?
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How to Force Ubuntu to load and use my .ppd printer driver instead of the default one?

I have a Dell 1815dn printer and a laptop with Ubuntu 12.04. Ubuntu recognizes the printer automatically and installs a default driver. But this driver lacks the option to bypass the toner-saver ...
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Printers - service framework not available

Trying to install Samsung ML 1660 printer. Under System Settings- Hardware -Printers, it tells me the 'service framework not available'. lsusb recognizes there's a Samsung device connected, but ...