Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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CUPS, shared printer, Windows drivers, point and print

I know this is a commonly asked question but I'm read up everything I can find, and I think I'm very nearly there! The setup is: Headless Ubuntu Trusty machine with CUPS and SAMBA installed, ready ...
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How does hp-setup work when adding a scanner?

We buy brand new printer from HP: HP_LaserJet_400_MFP_M425dn Earlier we used saned and sane network driver, configured via /etc/sane.d/net.conf for scan over network with connected by usb old hp ...
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Canon LBP7110Cw doesn't print with ubuntu 12.04

I installed the Linux driver for my Canon LBP7110Cw printer on two pc : one with 32bits ubuntu 12.04, the other with 64bits ubuntu 12.04. Here is the download link : ...
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How to install Epson WF2010 on Ubuntu 14.0

I am not an expert on Ubuntu but has been using it for the last 3 years. I recently bought an Epson printer WF2010. On installing it the printer is recognised by the computer but on printing it prints ...
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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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How to reset/delete CUPS configuration files Ubuntu 14.04

Something weird has happened. I am on Xubuntu 14.04 32 bits (updated of course, so now 14.04.1, but it has been installed since the release of 14.04). My printer is a brother DCP-8110DN, It works ...
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Cups job stuck at: processing since …“Waiting for printer to become available.”

When I reboot, a queued print job will get printed, after that jobs don't print with the following message: processing since "Waiting for printer to become available." Also, when I run the vanilla ...
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hp wireless printing not working

I can print from my laptop via usb with hplip. but unable to print wirelessly (over wi-fi). Printer model : HP Ink Advantage 3545 e-All-In-One Printer. Ubuntu version: 14.04 (trusty)
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xerox phaser 3435 dirver for ubuntu 14.04

I am facing problem in installing the printer xerox phaser 3435 on ubuntu 14.04 . and unable to find driver for it , please help
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Installing Samsung network printer on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to install Samsung C410W printer on Ubuntu 14.04, however after 2 days of struggling any success. I tried to install it through "Add printer", through adding printer in CUPS and I tried ...
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Printing photos with Canon IP4000R - wrong colors (desaturated,too much yellow…)

I'm trying to use my Canon PIXMA IP4000R printer with Ubuntu. It is installed correctly: CUPS+Gutenprint, and I have no issue when printing documents. However when printing photos (for example with ...
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How to make a Desktop Launcher with Sudo for a Scanner

I have installed ubuntu on a laptop for my mum. Before she had windows and could scan things. Now I did install the scanner software for a Brother DCP-195C. However to Scan I have to start the ...
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Migrating from Windows 2000 (Server) to Ubuntu 14.10 (Server)

I'm BRAND SPANKING new to Linux. I'd really appreciate any help I can get with this. I've been tasked to upgrade a dying Windows 2000 box that acts as a file and print server. Sounds easy, right? ...
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HP Laserjet p1005 Printer quit working when I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 from 12.04

My HP Laserjet p1005 Printer was working in Ubuntu 12.04, but when I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 it stopped working. The hplip is working, and also my printer is appearing in the printers list. Also ...
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Problem installing Cannon printer LBP 2900 B in ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Problem installing Cannon printer LBP 2900 B in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS The error is as follows Page 1 (Scheduler not running?): {'cups_connection_failure': False} Page 2 (Is local server publishing?): ...
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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 ...
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kde 5 plasma printer configuration module not found

does anybody know how I can install a printer in kde 5 plasma ? I cannot find a module for that in system settings :-( os configuration is: ubuntu 14.10, kde plasma 5, x64
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Unable to install drivers for Linux Brother DCP-J140W printer

I'm not able to install the drivers for dcp-j140w brother printer. Brother page for linux shows four drivers, of which i can install only the last two (scanner). Therefore, the first two (printer) ...
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My canon printer won't print with my still new 241 color cartridge

My canon printer (pixma?) with a 241 color cartridge was printing black and white just fine until I tried to print color with my 241 color cartridge that I installed but almost never used. It tried to ...
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Canon MX435 refuses to print in black-and-white

I want to photocopy in black-and-white on my Canon MX435. But the little yellow warning sign lights up and the printer tells me to check the ink levels. Color is low/empty, but I only print black and ...
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HP CM1312 MFP, Ubuntu, and Microsoft Word

I installed a HP CM1312 MFP under Ubuntu 14, and it works perfectly, but i'm experiencing two little "issues" related to Microsoft Word 2007, which i'm using with Wine. The first one is... that i ...
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Canon MG2922 cannot get to work

I have a Canon MG2922 printer that I want get working on an Ubuntu 14.04 desktop installation. I would seem that none of the drivers I tried for it work. When I load them and attempt a test page, it ...
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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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How to setup Canon iR2520 Network Scanner?

I have at my workplace Canon imageRUNNER 2520 Scan/Print machine. I managed to setup printing but scanning I don't know how. Can somebody help me?
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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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Epson C1700 printer probelm

is there anybody who has the same issue with an Epson C1700 printer? I found no drivers for Linux (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) I tried Xerox, Minolta but doesn't work! Please help me to get work the printer. ...
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How do I get my Canon MF4410 printer to work?

I have a Canon i-sensys MF4410 laser printer. I am running a dual boot system with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04. The printer works in Windows and Ubuntu sees it when I attempt to add a new printer but ...
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Printer not recognized on Ubuntu Libre Office

I am running 14.04 and have a HP Deskjet 2545 wireless printer which is supported by Ubuntu. I have run HpLIP, the latest version and installed the printer. The printer is recognised by Ubuntu, ...
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How to install Canon LBP3300 printer in 14.04 LTS?

I have been using Ubuntu 12.04 and Canon LBP 3300 was working fine. When I recently upgraded to 14.04, it stopped working. sudo service ccpd status gives me ONE number only.
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How do I install a printer on Ubuntu Server 12?

I have Ubuntu Server 12 and I've installed Samba and CUPS. I have also downloaded and installed the drivers for my printer. At this point, I'm unsure of how to actually go about and install and ...
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How to install Brother HL-3170CDW printer wirelessly in ubuntu

I am having a difficult time trying to get a new Brother HL-3170CDW printer working in Ubuntu as a wireless printer. I've verified that the printer is visible at 192.168.1.132, and despite entering ...
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Debug a printing problem

I try to print from LibreOffice and the dialouge comes up to say it's printing, but nothing happens. The printer just sites there, oblivious. I tried printing from the command line to get some ...
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problems during installing Brother DCP-J140W printer

I am new Ubuntu user My Laptop is "Vaio VPCEB1M0E " I couldn't install the printer "Brother DCP-J140W", and I tried all the steps in this related questions and topics 1,2, and 3. When I did the ...
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Driver for Fuji Xerox DocuPrint P115 b?

I'm having difficulty finding a driver to allow me to print with this printer. I've tried installing the built-in drivers for Fuji Xerox printers with similar-sounding model names but nothing comes ...
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How do you create a PDF from multiple images? Now with more grid problems

So I have a ton of 825x1125 images ( (>300, in png format but I can make jpegs). I need to create a printable PDF with them (to print playing card prototypes). They have to be in a 3x3 grid pattern in ...
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Can't browse samba network after upgrade 14.10 to install printer

With 14.04 I installed a network printer, hosted on a different windows PC. Everything worked fine, but after upgrading to 14.10 I get the error that I can't print. When trying to open the properties ...
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Ububtu Server 14 with Cups LPD/LPR support

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 with Lamp, Samba and Cups installed by server media installation. I would like to also set this up as a print server with cups and lpd/lpr support. I have a similar setup in ...
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Print using only black on Canon MP280 and 12.04

I am using 12.04 and have a Canon PIXMA MP288. As the colour cartridges are so expensive I want to print only using the black cartridge, but there seems to be no way to do this and the answers ...
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Ubuntu Printing

I have a printer setup on a remote server. I know it works (since someone else set it up). It clearly says that following protocols are supported with the printer SLP Config Bonjour ...
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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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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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Ubuntu 14.04 - You have held broken packages

This is a very popular question, but bare with me as I have tried teverything you are all about to suggest. So This is what I get: sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop Reading package lists... Done ...
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Xsane: Failed to open device `hpaio:/net/Photosmart_C5100_series?zc=HP5180': Error during device I/O

Printing from an application works. The hp-toolbox sometimes cannot connect. And Xsane pops the error message as in the title. Connected through the network, I can ping the device, I can print to it. ...
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Localhost printer stuck at “Rendering Completed”

I am unable to print documents using my HP printer. However, I am able to print test pages. What I tried: I have tried removing and re-installing the printer from the system settings but I can only ...
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Ubuntu 12.x USB printer “Stopped - Waiting for printer to become available.”

My wife was consistently having issues printing to her Epson Sylus Photo R200 USB printer on Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Noted the error in the printer properties Printing State: Stopped - Waiting for ...
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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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Configuring a Canon MG5420 in Ubuntu?

My new printer (1 month old) can not be recognized Canon Pixma MG5420. The Canon site said clearly that it does not work with Linux, but I know there are so many experts here that perhaps know some ...
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How do I disable automatic remote printer installation?

In Raring, everytime I connect to the network, Cups installs all the printers in the network automatically. Furthermore, some printers have been added more than once. Furthermore, I connect a USB ...
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Installing printer samsung ml-1860 with xubuntu 14.04?

Having problem with installing printer samsung ml-1860 wiht xubuntu 14.04. rastertosplc file missing in cups/filter directory.
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Printer in “pending” mode only, not printing

OS: Ubuntu 13 Printer: HP Deskjet 2540 Problem: Printer worked initially. Suddenly stopped working. Printer cue just says "pending" and printing never happens. How do I get it to go from "pending" ...