Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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How to connect to a printer WiFi printer that doesn't have internet?

if the title might be a bit weird to understand I'm gonna explain. Basically Ubuntu ( Gnome 15.10 ) doesn't want to connect to the printer wifi network because it can't be used like a router ( the ...
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How do I permanently delete networked printers?

I'm running Ubuntu 15.10 with the latest updates as of 2 Feb 2016. I use my laptop on my home Wi-Fi network and at at work on our school's Wi-Fi network. I have a Wi-Fi printer at home and a USB ...
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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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More Print to file settings?

The settings in print to file option in Ubuntu is limiting and dangerous. All the applications apart from Mozilla print to a file ~/output.pdf, this is dangerous as you can overwrite a previous ...
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Problem with CUPS on Ubuntu 14.04.3 amd-64

I use a business app, which I installed in Wine in my 64-bit system. I have to print reports from that app, so I have installed cups-pdf. However, after printing to PDF, I'm having these multi-colored ...
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Printer not reading from laptop

I am not sure if this is linked to ubuntu 14.04 but my printer HP Ink Adv 1515 is not printing writing. It has worked perfectly before. I am sure it is not an ink cartridge problem. Colour is ...
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How do I install the drivers for my Samsung printer?

I have a Samsung CLP-325w printer. I downloaded the .tar.gz file from their website, but I can't seem to figure out how to install it. Here's the link to the driver's tarball I've been following ...
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Canon MG2550 PIXMA “Simple Scan : no scanners available, Ubuntu 14”

It's very simple! Nothing has worked until now1.... And Canon's website (Europe) doesn't seem to have the right Debian drivers for x64... Canon MG2550 Linux Drivers I just want a DEB file so I can ...
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Install Brother MFC 7360N for beginners

IIm running Ubuntu and want to install my Brother MFC 7360N printer scanner fax. I've tried to just plug in the USB cable, but the only two drivers Ubuntu shows don't work. One of them doesn't react ...
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CUPS Not reaching printer unless printer powered on and off

I'm having an issue with my network printer in that CUPS can't seem to reach the printer unless I power it off, and power it back on. Anything remaining in the print queue will print after a reboot ...
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Simple Scanner fails to find wifi MG3222 all in one scanner, Printer works

I'm trying to get the Simple Scanner to connect to wifi MG3222, the printer connects good and prints a test page and any other doc. The desk top is running Ubuntu 14.04 up to date software, 32bit ...
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Samsung ML1915 USB printer not detected by cups

My Samsung printer stopped working. I tried to remove it from installed devices, but I'm unable to add it again since it isn't detected anymore. The problem seems CUPS related since the printer seems ...
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Brother MFC-J825DW on WiFi network receiving print queue but not printing

My Brother printer is not printing from my Laptop with Kubuntu 15.10 installed. When I tried printing a test page, the printer shows in settings 'Data file sent successfully'. The printer screen shows ...
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Laser printer problem lbp 3108

Hi am installing my laser printer Canon lbp3108 on Ubuntu. It shows installed printer but not printing. The status shows processing please guid me. I am giving some steps that I did for installing ...
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Ubuntu 14.04:LTS , HPLIP loses USB connection to HP laserjet

I have a problem with HPLIP on Ubuntu 14.04LTS. After upgrading to Ubutntu 14.04 LTS my HP LaserJet 1018 stopped printing (code=12). I found several issues with printitng and HPLIP so I was able to ...
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Diagnosing the problem when Canon printer fails to print under Ubuntu

I understand that the issue of Canon printer under Linux has a number of posts. Actually one of these, was started by me. After inputs from others I have successfully printed using Canon LBP6000 from ...
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Dell b1160w not working in 14.04

I originally installed the dell b1160w printer on ubuntu 12.04. It worked as expected. A few months ago I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 64 bit and now I can't get the printer to work. I looked at the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Adding #10 Envelope to Samsung M2070

Running Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop, got Samsung M2070 added as my printer. Trying to print #10 envelopes from LibreOffice, when I ctrl+p, the preview shows letter size paper. Clicked properties and saw ...
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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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How can I install a Canon printer or scanner driver?

I tried to install the MP190 drivers, but appeared a message show me that requires to have libcupsys2. I understand that libcup2 is an update of libcupsys2. How do I solve this? Are there ...
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help me set up drivers to my Epson printer

I have Ubuntu installed on my computer but I honestly don't know a thing about running programs off of this OS. I'm trying to set up a printer to this computer through a USB connection for the ease of ...
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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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How to connect to printer on Apple's Time Capsule?

Ubuntu 14.04, I connected to my Time Capsule's storage drive. But I have a printer connected to my TC and I just can't seem to get it working! I've googled the whole day to no avail. I've tried this ...
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Canon MF4770n driver installation for Ubuntu 14.04

I installed the driver and it seems to be installed fine, since it gets rendered, but it never gets to the printer. It will not even print a test page so far. I would be happy to even use a generic ...
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Configuring Samba to allow Use of CUPS printer

Having trouble with samba printing. I have a CUPS printer installed on an Ubuntu 11.04 server and that works great. When I try to configure samba to allow an XP machine to use the printer, it fails ...
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Convert pdf to monochrome via inkscape command line

I have a 65-page PDF file that has text in a dark grey. (Actual text, not a picture/image of text.) Printing on my B/W printer, the text gets all blurry, because the printer is trying to make it less ...
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hplip installation stuck at password checking on lubuntu 15.10

I was trying to install hplip 3.15.11 on Lubuntu 15.10 using xTerm or uxTerm as explained and shown in the official how-to (hplip installation how-to), but when I'm asked for the sudoer's password, I ...
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Problem with printing (hplip) in Ubuntu 14.04

Earlier when I run Ubuntu 12.04, It prompts to install printer on detecting by XTerm (It automatically download and configures hplip) and my hp-laserjet working fine on Ubuntu 12.04. Now, I am ...
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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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Problem using printer on ubuntu virtual machine

i have a windows 10 laptop running ubuntu on a virtual machine, i have a canon iP 110 printer connected and my ubuntu is recognizing it, but when i try to print something the state says "done" but the ...
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How to install Canon MP610 printer on Ubuntu 12.04 x64

I'm running 64 bit Ubuntu, but my canon printer driver's only come in 32 bit. How can I install a Canon MP610 in 64-bit Ubuntu? I've tried: Adding repository like it is written here: ...
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Printing from 14.04 on Canon MG6350

I cannot get printing to a Canon Pixma MG6350 work on my HP255 G1 running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The printer wakes up but does not print. Help would be much appreciated.
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How can I setup printing in Ubuntu Touch?

I have a bq Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition phone, and want to set up printing to my HP wireless printer, connected to my local Wifi network. With my computer running Linux (currently Debian) I am used to ...
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Connecting Epson to ubuntu 14.04 via wifi

I have had several computers connected to my epson workforce printer via wifi with no problems using Ubuntu 12. When I upgraded them to 14.04 I can no longer connect to the printer. I go to printers > ...
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Lexmark S405 printer not working

I have installed a Lexmark S405 printer, using CUPS and the printer's PPD file (downloaded from the Lexmark web-site). After doing this, I can see the printer everywhere (CUPS, System Settings / ...
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mg2922 still wont work with ubuntu 14.04, unanswered

This question is posed, directing to the drivers for same on asia canon site. Ive done all that, yet it still won't work. I have a Canon MG2922 printer that I want get working on an Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Canon i-Sensys scan only once, need to replug the usb cable

I have a Canon MF 4570 and MF 4730, which works by default on ubuntu 15.10 and ubuntu 14.04.3 with packages sane-backends. The problem is after first scan, I can not scan for second time. I need to ...
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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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Access network shared printer from wine command prompt

I have connect a shared printer in my ubuntu desktop and I have installed wine 1.6. I ran a vb application in wine and I want to print the output txt file of the vb application. Printer is shared in ...
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settings - two printers and two languages

Why do i have two printers and two language settings? How can i fix this?
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How to install a “pdf printer”?

Is there a way to install a printer that prints to pdf? There's a lot of discussions about this in the web foruns, but none seens to work.
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Bixolon SRP 350 : serial Bon printer not work

Hi i installed the Bixolon srp350 like this instruction http://www.bixolon.com/upload/downlo..._en_v1.0.0.pdf then i go to CUPS and ad the Bixolon but at Local Printer i can only ad serial no Bixolon ...
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How to setup Canon Selphy DS810 photo printer with Ubuntu 14.04

I have a question about a bit old photo printer and it is: how to get it working? Among a few details of my system are: OS: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS PC: Asus X552M Printer: Canon Selphy DS810 Service: ...
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Printing in booklet format

In the past I had a printer that had the booklet format option that would print the document two pages at a time ordered in a way that folding the whole printout would produce a booklet, half the size ...
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HP Printer doesn't work anymore despite hplip drivers installed

Some months ago, I've installed the then latest hplip driver (3.15.11) from their website because Ubuntu 14.04 LTS's version doesn't work with our HP LaserJet 1018 printer. It worked great. Fast ...
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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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What permission do I need to add a printer

I try to install my printer using the following command: hp-setup 10.2.1.99 As you might expect my printer has the IP 10.2.1.99. It is a HP Color LaserJet 2700n. Everything works well until the ...
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Trying to get a Canon LBP6030W to work

I was wondering if anyone has had success getting a Canon imageClall LBP6030W to work with linux. I have tried using the printer manager to add the printer after I plug it in but there doesn't seem to ...
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How can i install Canon PIXMA ip2772 Driver on ubuntu 14.04?

anybody know How can i install Canon PIXMA ip2772 Driver on ubuntu 14.04 ? or give me download link
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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 ...