Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Printer support for Ubuntu touch tablets

Does anybody know whether there is printing support for the Ubuntu touch tablet or phone?
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Printing service not available

Sorry if this question looks familiar: I tried solutions proposed by google searches but they either are not working or are too technical for me. I messed with cups a few days ago, I don't recall ...
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Cannot Print from Canon LBP6020 Ubuntu 16.04

I just installed the new ubuntu 16.04 from 15.10, where I had set up a printer LBP6020. I'm following this guide I found same steps across the net, so I guess it is quite common. Anyway, when I ...
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My label printer stays idle while sending data to the printer…Brother QL-710w USB connected

My label maker won't print via USB. Downloaded drivers from brother as suggested. I sent test pages and the jobs are completed but it still won't print. Verified the settings and label dimensions on ...
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How do I simulate overprinting in Adobe Reader?

On both Mac and Windows when I print a document there is an advanced screen that allows me to select an option called Simulate Overprinting, however such an option doesn't appear on the Ubuntu version....
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Thunderbird printed text size (with attachments)

I have some emails with PDFs attached. I'd like to print them, but with "Shrink to page" text is too small, and with 100% PDFs are too large and not shown, only top-left corner. I've tried changing ...
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Can't connect to printer's WIFI HP P1102w

I'm trying to connect to my printer's WIFI to configure it as the manual says. But Ubuntu doesn't find it nmcli dev wifi con "HP-Print-DE-LaserJet 1102" password "" Error: No network with SSID 'HP-...
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Ubuntu 14.04 does not restart or shutdown after installing CAPT

I have hardly been trying to start using LBP-2900 printer on my Ubuntu Mate and found the link below to start installing CAPT drivers: Canon LBP2900 installation in 14.04 LTS After doing all steps I ...
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Link cups correctly in boost bjam to find 'cupsGetDests'

Desperately trying to build a c++ printing application with boost on Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS. Installed cups and libcups, the application recognizes cups/cups.h correctly. But while building I get the ...
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Xubuntu does not recognize Epson WF-2540 All-In-One

I have struggled with this problem for quite some time but cannot get Xubuntu 16.04 LTS to work with this device (Epson WF-2540 All-In-One). Xubuntu is loaded on a Dell 1525n laptop (2008 vintage) ...
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CUPS web interface problem

I'd like to know how we can get information about the work of every printer (like the name of the user, how much pages were printed, and the date of every work printed) from the web interface of cups ...
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Setting up Brother HL-2240 printer

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 and can't print with my Brother HL-2240 printer. I went through all the steps of setting it up through the Printers/System Settings, and chose all the recommended drivers/...
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How to install a Brother MFC-5890CN scanner/printer

I had my Brother MFC-5890CN scanner/printer working with Ubuntu 10.*. Now that I have upgraded to 12.04 LTS, the printer is still working but my scanner fails.
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UBUNTU 16.04 - Asking for password when connecting to Windows network

I'm trying to connect to a Windows network/printer and Ubuntu keeps asking for a username and password authentication. The problem is that the Windows network doesn't have any password authentication ...
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Does HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 3635 WiFi (F5S44C) work with Ubuntu 16.04LTS?

I'm thinking to buy a wifi hp color printer, I like the HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 3635 with Wi-Fi (F5S44C) + USB cable model. Does it work fine with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS ? Does WiFi work fine? Does scan ...
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Epson L210 printer is non recognised

I run Ubuntu 14.04 and have already downloaded and installed the driver for my Epson L210, but the printer is not recognised. When printing any document, the L210 does not appear in the printer list.
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Epson TM-T88IV not printing from Firefox/Chrome — Ubu 12.04

I'm using a procedure successfully used with Debian 6 and Ubuntu 10.04 - 11.04. Get drivers from Epson POS Drivers apt-get install cups libusb-1.0-0 libusb-1.0-0-dev unzip TM\ BA\ Series\ Thermal\ ...
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CUPS what command do we use to get information about the user?

I'd like to know if there's a command that let you get information about the user of the printer like how much pages he had printed ...etc ?
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Canon-LBP2900 printer not working on ubuntu 14.04

I could not get cannon lbp printer to work on ubuntu (14.04) after trying everything possible on the internet. Packages intsalled - cndrvcups-capt_2.60-1_i386.deb and cndrvcups-common_2.60-1_i386.deb ...
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Help with issues on Oneup 3d printer~ and no return suggestions. please

I have a 1up 3d printer, it can see the lappy and lappy can also see it, but absolutely no stepper movement at all with xy or z! Asl if there are suggestions for the missing teflon filament tube, ...
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How do I install my new Canon MG5250 printer? (MG5200 series)

I just bought a Canon MG5250 multifunction printer because I thought that it would work well with Ubuntu, but it's hard to get it to work. How do I install this printer?
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Scanner / printer firewall

My firewall is blocking the scanner from working but the printer works fine. Obviously when i turn off the firewall they both work. I can't figure out how to configure the firewall to allow the ...
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What is the right PPD file for KONICA MINOLTA C754Series printer?

I try to connect my Ubuntu (installed as a guest OS under Mac OS X) to a network printer. The printer's model is KONICA MINOLTA C754Series, as detected by Ubuntu. During setup, I don't find the ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS having internet connectivity and HP printer connectivity problems

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS " Xneial Xerus"-64bit on 2TB-16GB RAM. I am facing most of INTERNET connectivity problems in whole day via both of LAN and WiFi at every startup. I always used: I ...
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Adding Page Quotas to the network printers

I want to set up a daily page quota , for all the printers connected to the network ( not for one local printer ). I know that there is a CUPS option to achieve this (-o job-page-limit=value), but I'm ...
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Anyone have Canon MF4890dw with cndrvcups 2.80 working on ubuntu 14.04?

I recently upgraded to 14.04 with cndrvcups-common and cndrvcups-ufr2-us 2.80-1. When I print a test page or PDF from evince (and presumable other print modes as well), /usr/bin/cnpkmoduleufr2 cpu ...
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How can I force my print program inside Image viewer to default to portrait instead of landscape?

How can I force my print program inside of Image Viewer to default to portrait instead of landscape? It is a real nuisance to have to go thru the 3-step process to select portrait every time I want ...
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Inverted image output in Zebra printer

I'm using Zebra GK420d label printer through CUPS (Zebra ZPL driver via LPD in CUPS to connect to my Windows print server where GK420d driver is installed). Everything comes out OK but an included ...
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Installing Epson Workforce WF-7610 on Ubuntu 16.04

I'd like to install the printer driver for the Epson Workforcd WF-7610 and would appreciate any hinter towards achieving this goal.
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Epson WF-2510 printing white sheets

I'm trying to print over Wi-Fi with an EPSON WF-2510 from Ubuntu 16.04 but my printer continues to print only white pages. I also tried installing driver with sudo apt-get install printer-driver-...
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Where to find drivers for Epson W-3540 [closed]

I can't seem to find drivers for Epson W-3540 All-in-One printer/scanner. Any ideas?
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Epson WP-4545 Wi-Fi printer on Ubuntu 16.04

When sending a document to my Wi-Fi network Epson WP-4545 printer, it goes through the motions, making all the right noises, but it produces a blank sheet of paper. I'm using Ubuntu 16.04. The printer ...
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Trying to connect a Samsung m2020w printer to wireless network

I have a Samsung m2020w printer. I have succeeded in downloading the printer drivers and can use the printer with a USB cable. However, I am unable to use the wireless connection. The difficulty is ...
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figthing with firewall configuration and samsung network printer in Networking & Wireless

I've configured my Samsung SCX-3205W printer and scanner in Ubuntu 15.10 and everything worked fine until I've turned on firewall. After some forums reading and some fighting I've discovered that it's ...
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Xsane Canon MX922 Ubuntu 14.04 not recognized

I would like to be able to scan from my Canon MX 922 to my machine using xsane. I have xsane installed on Ubuntu 14.04 and 15.10. Under 14.04, I get "no devices available". Under 15.10, i get "...
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Error with Canon image class MF 3010 printer driver in 14.04 LTS

I have a Lenovo B-50 laptop with core i3 processor, 4GB RAM and 14.04 LTS ubuntu installed. I have installed driver of canon image class MF3010 (Linux_UFRII_PrinterDriver_V290_us_EN) but when I print ...
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How to doubleclick a Java Jar and start it without sudo

My current Situation: my pc is running Xubuntu 16.04 a java jar app on Xubunutu desktop a USB thermal printer (Model: DigiPOS 920) is connected via USB to my pc the java app talks to the thermal ...
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Why did 2 printers that worked with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS stop working with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

Both my HP LaserJet 1018 (through USB cable) and Epson Workforce WF-3640 (through wi-fi) worked on my previous laptop. When I purchased a used Lenovo Thinkpad X201 and had Ubuntu 16.04 LTS installed ...
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My printer doesn't have wifi so can i make a ubuntu the wifi for that printer?

So I have a Windows PC at my Office and I have a secondary Ubuntu PC that makes servers and other stuff. My printer is connected VIA USB to my Ubuntu so every time I want to print something I have to ...
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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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How do I print a PDF file?

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my Inspiron 9100 a week ago. I have a HP Laser Jet 1100 connected to it. I can print a file from LibreOffice Write. So the printer is working. Now, the question is, How ...
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HP LaserJet won't print (16.04 LTS)

I have a weird problem I cannot trace a cause to. I successfully install HP LaserJet 1018, through Printers / Add Printer / (recognizes the USB connected printer) / select HP / Select driver / ...
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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 epson-inkjet-printer-201303w:...
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USB printer worked fine for months with 16.04; now it's not recognized. Bumped by update/upgrade?

Brother printer MFC-J460DW worked fine with Ubuntu 16.04 since release, it worked fine one week ago (2016-06-06). Tried to use it yesterday, (2016-06-12), and it was stuck in "idle" status. Tried to ...
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HPLIP or CUPS cannot Find Network Printers?

I have been searching for an answer for days now, thought it was time to ask! I have just setup my first ubuntu server, everything is working perfect. I have internet connection, I can ping every ...
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Printing with Lacie Lightscribe requires root privileges

I have installed Lacie Lightscribe software on Ubuntu 12.04. Everything seems to be fine, the drive is detected, the proper media is detected, but when I click print I get the message "Printing ...
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duplex (double sided) print not available

I have a Brother HL-3150CDW printer, installed the driver from their website, and I can print fine, except that Duplex (double sided print) is not available. I've tried from a Windows computer and it ...
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How do I wake up the printer when it sleeps?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on an LTSP network. I have attached a printer to the server via USB. The printer is an HP LaserJet Pro P1102 with driver Foomatic/foo2zjs-z2 (recommended). Often the ...
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cups issue printing to remote raw queue with Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Brother FAX-2820 that is set up as a raw queue on a Raspberry Pi that is serving as a print server. Since the Brother supplied driver doesn't support non-Intel platforms I had to use the raw ...
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Can't Print Over Wireless Network - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Ubuntu newbie here. I tried connecting the printer to my Ubuntu machine via USB and it works perfectly fine. My problem is when I try to print via WiFi. I followed the instructions from edward ...