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Error with Canon imageclass D480 driver in Ubuntu 12.04 x64

After installing libglade2 I was able to get the cannon drivers to install per the instructions: dpkg -i cndrvcups-common_2.70-1_amd64.deb dpkg -i cndrvcups-ufr2-us_2.70-1_amd64.deb ...
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Printing Speed is Slow on Ubuntu

I am Using HP Laserjet P1007 printer. On Detecting Printer, Hplip (hplip-plugin-run) Configured successfully on ubuntu 12.04 LTS. And Printer is Working. But Printing speed is slow. On Windows, ...
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Epson Printer Expression HomeXP-305

I have tried many things with this new printer. It installs in the add printer box. When I ask it to print a test page the response is idle - sending data to printer and the job listing number just ...
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No Printer Driver for HP 3510 in Lubuntu

Have just installed Lubuntu 14.04 and I am experimenting with it. The system finds my network printer, HP 3510, but suggests HP 3810 as driver. No other shows. That driver does not work. When I dealt ...
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CUPS Print Delays

I am a developer of an open source Java printing plugin for the web browser and we have a client that reports 250ms delay in printing on Ubuntu, but no other OS. He has tested printing on Windows and ...
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how to install konica minolta bizhub195/215

I am trying to install konica minolta bizhub 195 but not able to install it i have searched the driver in konica site but it is not available
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Can't instal epson inkjet printer driver

When I try to install the epson-inkjet-printer-201207w driver, things go bad, real hard. Process finishes with error and breakes apt-get. What could I do to install my L355 printer?
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Problems setting up Ubuntu as print server

I have a HP laser printer attached via USB to my Ubuntu 12.04 system and it is working just fine. I am following the procedure in the Ubuntu Community Help Wiki to set up a Ubuntu print server that ...
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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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How do I view my ink tank levels

I have a canon iP3600 printer and was unable to print a test page out. Though the driver is OK I think that one of the ink tanks may be empty, but with Linux I can not view the status of the printer ...
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How to install Canon Pixma MP620?

I have been trying to install my Canon Pixma MP620 printer via cable network on my Ubuntu 13.04 64bit OS for two days. Previously I also tried to install the printer on Linux Mint 15, but failed. ...
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Unmet dependency in 14.04 installing printer

i've been using my Canon MP550 printer for some ubuntu versions now, and installation always worked: $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:michael-gruz/canon-trunk $ sudo apt-get update $ ...
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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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Need driver for Panasonic KX-MB1520

Recently, I purchased Panasonic KX-MB 1520 All-in-one laser printer with FAX. I have installation CD with me but it is available only for Microsoft Windows OS. Please provide its drivers and help me ...
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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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Samba Printserver with 12.04

I am now trying to setup a print server with cups & samba, but constantly fail. I found an outdated samba in the 12.04 repository that has known bugs since 2012. I found a false dependency in SWAT ...
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My Printers only print out blank pages

I've just installed 12.10 - very good - all appears well, network connectivity is good - I can connect to devices on my network without issue. I have two printers - a local HP officejet 4500 and a ...
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Install Brother MFC295CN drivers to Ubuntu

I'm trying to get the drivers for my printer going, and not doing well. I tried the following: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1377270 and the sudo dpkg -i PACKAGE.deb format. It installs the ...
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Printer Canon pixma mp190 will not print or scan [on hold]

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 to replace Windows XP. However I can't get my Canon Pixma MP190 to print or scan. I have downloaded drivers and printer icon appears. It then asks if I want to print ...
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Cannot change printer name (WERR_ACCESS_DENIED)

I am having MAJOR problems trying to network-share a printer I have connected to my Ubuntu machine (the rest of the machines on the network are all various versions of Windows). I've been tangling ...
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How to print in Black and White for Canon Printers

I am using a Canon MP280 printer, which I found a driver from canon on the european site for. The print dialogue does not allow me to print in black and white unfortunately. Does anyone know of a way ...
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slow D1420 HP Deskjet printer slower than regular

Why is my printer so slow when trying to print something from my files? I started a power-point in Libra and tried to print the first page. The printer is running very slowly though it is printing. ...
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How to install Canon MX922 printer?

I could not find an appropriate driver for the printer. Tried other Canon drivers; a generic Postscript and generic PCL5/6 but when I send a print job, the printer wakes up but does not print. The ...
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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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Failure to install a printer in Ubuntu 13.10

Am having difficulty installing a Canon Pixma iP4600 printer in 13.10 and cannot print a test page. Printer performs normally in Windows XP. Any suggestions please.
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How can I setup Canon MF5550 on Linux box

Recent support to XP has ended as a result I am looking for Linux driver for my Canon MF5550 which connects via USB. Could not find any driver for this printer for Linux. Need help how I can connect ...
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Need drivers for a Dell v525w printer

I have a Dell Dimension 4700, still works fine and I don't want to buy another computer just to avoid the Windows XP shutdown. Loaded Ubuntu 13.04, works great, but when I try to add my printer, my ...
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Installing Epson printer/ scanner

How can I install my Epson ME Office 535 All-in-one printer/scanner in Ubuntu 13.04? .
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Cancelling print jobs and dealing with printer

Where can I see printing jobs in queue? Sometimes even after restarting the computer, a print is not forgotten and when I turn on printer it begins to print some jobs from previous actions which I no ...
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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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Can't connect to configure CUPS through web interface

I'm trying to connect an old HP LaserJet 1000 printer on a new Windows machine. The printer hasn't had any new drivers since XP. I found a solution online with this recommendation but I'm getting ...
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How can I store printers locally?

I usually upgrade to a new version of Ubuntu by making a clean install. I do use a separate /home partition, so most of my application settings stay in place. One thing that bothers me though, is ...
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printer not communicating with PC

I did install HP printer driver yet its not communicating with printer when printing command is given when printing command is given its goes to printing queue and printing does not happen I did ...
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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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problem with lexmark pro705 printer in ubuntu 12.04

I'm having a problem with printing with a lexmark pro705 printer in ubuntu 12.04 The properties of the print job for the test page http://imgur.com/j2pahoF I get the message: The Printer cannot ...
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Does ubuntu support HP 1320 printer?

I have an older HP1320 laser printer and had a difficult time getting the drivers to work with my windows computer. Does Ubuntu come with this driver already built in or will I have to go through ...
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Brother DCP-7055 printer doesn't work on Ubuntu

I have Brother DCP-7055 and it doesn't print. With default Ubuntu drivers installed "Printing completed" message appears but nothing happens. After installing a driver from Brother's website printing ...
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Workaround for printing with 32b canon drivers from Ubuntu 64bits?

I have installed 32bit Ubuntu versions for years since I feared incompatibility issues, but last time I installed it, I went for a 64 bit as this is the default now, and everything worked smoothly ...
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How do I install a Canon PIXMA MX700 as a standalone wired network printer?

How can I install a Canon PIXMA MX700 as a standalone wired network printer on amd64 Ubuntu 12.04? I have it set up with fixed IP of 192.168.1.4 and have tried various URI's such as: ...
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Epson EPL-5900L page displacement

I just configured my EPSON-EPL5900L printer using this guide however whenever i try to print something from the test page to a libreoffice document the page has a 0.5mm offset in width and height so ...
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How to use Secure Printing on Ubuntu 12.04 on Workstation and Debian 6.0 on server?

Can anyone give me a step-by-step on how to make Samsung SL-M4020ND to print on Secure Printing mode on Ubuntu 12.04 on workstation and Debian 6.0 on server? I installed the printer but I can´t find ...
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Can't print any more “Stopped - Filter failed”

I have a HP DeskJet 940c. It had always worked. A few days ago it has suddenly stopped working. Even after reboot, its status ("Printer State") always shows "Stopped - Filter failed" and every time I ...
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Brother MFC-7820N network printing of PDF files is extremely slow

I've got a Brother MFC-7820N configured as follows: Device URI: ipp://printy.mcnally.home Make and model: Brother MFC-7820N BR-Script3 The URI works from every computer on my network (both Linux ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - cups printing takes a long time to initially load [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, and while the cupsd service does eventually load, it takes roughly 20 seconds after boot until it shows up under ps aux. I had the same problem with 12.04. Is there any way to ...
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How to install CUPS 1.6.3 on Ubuntu 13.04

We have a CUPS server 1.3 and my freshly installed Ubuntu 13.04 PC has CUPS client 1.6.2. They are incompatible. On the CUPS web server I saw that CUPS 1.6.3 has fixed the issue. "CUPS 1.6.3 fixes ...
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philips MFD 6050 printer installation ubuntu 12.04

I'm experiencing difficulties with the installation of the Philips MFD 6050 printer/scanner on a Lenovo laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. Official drivers can be downloaded here. They were for Ubuntu ...
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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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Can't print with Brother MFC 440CN over network - [Returning IPP client-error-document-format-not-supported for Print-Job]

I've been trying to get my Brother MFC 440CN printer to print over the network using Linux Mint as the print server (connected via USB) with a Windows 8 computer as the client. I have been able to ...
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How to get an Epson-AL-CX11 printer working?

I have an EPSON(AL-CX11) printer that used to work with Linux, but at some point, at a Linux kernel version, it stopped working. I can install the printer without errors, but when sending a test ...
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How to get Lexmark X2600 printer to work?

If anyone can explain please can it be step by step? I just got on here using Ubuntu 12.04 and I just went and got a Lexmark X2600 printer. I just wish it was as simple as Windows, but no. This is ...