Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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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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Error in adding a network printer, Printer wizard freezes

I am trying to add a network printer that is connected to a Windows 7 machine, to Ubuntu 14.04. My linux box is up-to-date. I can connect to the windows machine to get files and what not through SMB. ...
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Install printer aficio gx e3300n

Good morning, I looked printer drivers for ubuntu and not found anywhere, would have some form of ''emulate'' this original driver windows? Sorry my english
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HP Envy 4500 WiFi printer not found using WiFi

I'm not a 'power user' so please be patient. Wife and I are both running 14.04 on our respective laptops with no problems. We connect to the Home WiFi with no issues. I purchased an HP-Envy 4500 ...
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HP laserjet 1005 mpf scan problem in ubuntu 15.10

my hp laserjet 1005 mpf print ok. but scaneer not found. so you can tell me what issolution this problem. and tell me how to download hp laserjet printer and scanner driver in ubuntu by command ...
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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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Where can I find the Ubuntu drivers for a Dell 1700 printer.

I have Hewlett Packard Compaq D230 PC running Ubuntu Desktop 12.04 LTS 32 bit. I have a Dell 1700 printer and I want to download the corresponing drivers and utilities for it. Could someone give me ...
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How make scanner function of Canon MG5250 work? (MG5200 series)

I just bought a Canon MG5250 multifunction printer because I thought that it would work well with Ubuntu, and the printing function is installed using these instructions. But I still need to get the ...
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Hp Laserjet 2015dn won't print : CUPs Error

I have being having problems with my printer. I can't print, there are no error indications on the printer. I tried checking the printer setting but got a "http error: status 1000" and I also tried ...
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Interfacing with Canon printer/scanner

I've just installed 16.04 on an old spare Toshiba Satellite laptop. Looking for some initial help with peripherals - specifically networked Canon MG6320 printer/scanner. Was able to easily identify ...
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Department ID authentication on Canon iR-ADV 6575

My university just added a new printer - a Canon iR-ADV 6575. I was able to install the Canon iR-ADV 6575 UFR II ver.3.2 driver, but printing is not working. When I send a job, it says "Processing - ...
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Read printer status with smbclient

Is there any way to read the status of a windows shared printer via Samba? eg out of paper, paper jam with smbclient and IF the answer is positive then continue with the print job? This check is ...
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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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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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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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How can I print PHP syntax highlighting on a colour printer?

This must have been answered before, but I simply cannot find the answer either here or elsewhere. I edit a PHP file in gedit, which is all nicely coloured for syntax. But when I want to print it, ...
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Connect wireless Epson Printer

Is it possible to use the Epson xp-235a with Kubuntu, complete as a wireless printer? If so, where can I find the required drivers and set up procedure? Thanks in advance, Rene.
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Ubuntu 14.04 Printer issue(Remote Downlevel Document) in the shared Windows-10 Printer

I have installed & shared a printer(HP Laserjet CP1025) in Windows 10(64-bit). I'm able to print from another Windows machine & also from MAC-OSX. But when I'm trying to print from an Ubuntu-...
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My HP LaserJet 2550L prints in color only now!

I have had an HP LaserJet 2550L for a long time now. Since I upgraded to 13.10, I cannot print in black and white anymore. Before, the driver would give me an option in the Print dialog. Although I ...
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Driver Canon LBP 2900

How to install driver for canon LBP 2900 printer in ubuntu 14.04? I have tried installing drivers from the official CANON support and checked other answers on "ask ubuntu" but so far no results.
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Selecting proper laser printer driver to allow embeding of PCL-3 escape sequences

I ONLY print plain ascii text. NO Post Script. I need to embed at various places in a text file PCL-3 escape sequences AND have the laser printer respond to those sequences. All the drivers I tried ...
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unable to print to Linux network printer access denied

I have Lubuntu 16.04 on my desktop pc, an HP deskjet 1050-j410 printer connected by USB.The printer works fine directly from my desktop. I have CUPS & SAMBA installed. It is shared & visible ...
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Set up Kiosk in Ubuntu [duplicate]

I received call one of a company. They are implementing and installing Ubuntu Desktop OS in there client systems and they need: Create one user as a temporary user and that user should have 3 ...
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How add shortcut of Printer setting on Desktop Panel on Ubuntu 13.10?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 Gnome Desktop, I'm looking for a way to add "Printers" shortcut on Desktop Panel, I need to change printer settings always. How can I do this?
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how to install rastertospl in my usr/lib/cups/filter?

For installing my Samsung ML -1676 Printer on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS how should I add filter rastertospl on my usr/lib/cups/filter folder?
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How to disable avahi-daemon in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

How to disable avahi-daemon in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS? I have tried sudo sh -c "echo 'manual'>/etc/init/avahi-daemon.override" but seems it does not work. And how to disable cups-browsed? I have ...
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Printing directly from Flash embedded in HTML page fails

I am using the chromium browser to display the following web page: http://www.primaryworksheets.co.uk/multiws/multi23.html I want to print off this maths worksheet for my son, but all I ever get out ...
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duplex printing by HP1108 using HPLIP

I have Ubuntu 16.04 installed on my system and I use HP p1108 laserjet printer. Before Ubuntu, I was using the same printer with Windows 10. The duplex printing(Printing on both sides of the page) was ...
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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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How do I get my PIXMA MP250 printer to work on 14.10 [closed]

I have tried installing the software, with no success. When I go to printers under system settings, the button to add a printer is greyed out even though the printer is plugged up. I tried running ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 sees but fails to print to Brother HL-L2300D

I'm a noob, so please be as clear as you can be. I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 on two Raspberry Pi 2s. I bought a Brother HL-L2300D Printer that has only the USB interface. I have spent a good ...
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Selecting Large Format Paper: what printing options work?

I have an Epson WorkForce WF-7520. It has two input trays: the upper has Letter paper (8½×11"), the lower has Ledger (11×17"). Everything I print comes out on Letter, even if I select options like -o ...
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Envy 4500 printer not scanning

I have an HP ENVY 4500 e-all-in-one printer. It installed & prints successfully. But the scanner function does not work. Simple Scan says no scanner detected. I ran the command sudo sane-find-...
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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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Stop printer outputing header with filename, path and page number

I'm printing on Ubuntu 14.04 with a printer connected to Windows box. Each page I print has a header with the filename, path and page x/y. If I want to print a letter or something, I don't want that ...
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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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How do I prevent CUPS from auto-rotating my PDF?

On my Ubuntu 16.04 LTS system, I have a Citizen CL-S621Z label printer, with 50x80mm labels (portrait), and a 50x80mm PDF that I wish to print: Trouble is, CUPS turns the job 270° degrees, so that ...
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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: http://www....
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How do I get a Canon ImageRunner 1133a working on 12.04?

Using the default driver in ubuntu 12.04 for the Canon ImageRunner 1133a results in no printing comeing out and no errors displaying... I tried using the drivers on the canon website for this model ...
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Facing problems while installing hplip

I just installed lubuntu latest version on my pc and this is the first time I am using a linux distro so thing were completely weird for me. But I did watched some tutorials so I have a basic ...
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Hp printer 1512 won't print

My hp printer 1512 won't print. Printing jobs open page it said rendering completed. I just change the ink. What to do?
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Processing - /usr/lib/cups/filter/hpcups failed

I am running ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop at work and cannot manage to have our printer to work. Setting up the printer either with the GUI or with cups (webbrowser) is working fine but no chance with ...
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How do I check the ink levels on an EpsonStylus DX4450 printer?

How do I check the ink levels on an Epson Stylus DX 4450 printer?
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How to get working Samsung SL-M2070W printer on Ubuntu 14.04?

I have problems installing the driver for my printer Samsung SL-M2070W. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. Any advice? I have downloaded the .tar.gz driver from Samsung website, but I don't know how to use it ...
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hplip documents held but never print

I have hplip-3.14.4 with an HP Photosmart b210a and recently it has stopped printing properly. The issue is that it tries to print from the photo tray (which we don't use). I've tried setting this ...
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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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Does XEROX WorkCentre 3025V_BI work with ubuntu 14.04?

I'm planning to buy a XEROX WorkCentre 3025V_BI Multifunction Printer/Scanner. Its specifications says that it's compatible with Ubuntu 10.04-13.04. Does anyone of you have one? Can you reinforce me ...
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generic-CUPS-PDF-printer - Ubuntu 14.04

Printing any document to a PDF works nicely. Unfortunately I want the created PDF file to be saved at a different location. The current default location is: /home/PDF The desired one location is: /...
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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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CUPS print jobs on Ubuntu Server 16.04 received and “successful”, but no actual printing

I'm working on setting up a local server, part of which is going to be a CUPS print server using a HP LaserJet 1018. I was able to get CUPS set up and running, and I'm able to install the printer ...