Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Ubuntu 10.01 for Samsung Printers (SL-M2020W)

Just want to ask if this version of Ubuntu is compatible with Samsung's SL-M2020W? The list I've checked was updated 2 yrs ago. Is there no updates?
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Printing from a different tray in cups

I'm trying to print from tray 2 but I can only print from tray 1 and there is no way to enable more paper sources in cups is there a way to enable this option? My printer is a Epson xp950.
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Problem Installing Printers on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Some time ago I tried to install my laser printer, a Brother hl-1112 and the installation appeared to be correct, but it only prints blank pages. Then, I decided to install my inkjet printer, an Epson ...
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Cannot print PDFs from Ubuntu 15.04

I know people have had this problem in other Ubuntu releases, with several printer's models and different PDFs' viewers. But here I am, bothering again because I ran out of ideas to fix it. I've been ...
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Install Network Printer Manually (Router : TP-Link TL-WR842ND)

Router Model No. : TL-WR842ND After reading this article, I carry on the installation but it does not work. This is the properties page : I have attempted to print test page but the status shows ...
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cups error for network printer [on hold]

A network printer has the status usr/lib/cups/filter/hpcups failed I have searched far and wide for solutions to this issue. Some suggested I install the latest driver. However that doesn't ...
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RDP Printer not Showing ( Lubuntu to Windows Server 2008 r2)

I'm new to ubuntu... I'm currently running Lubuntu latest version on my PC and RDP to windows server 2008 r2 works pretty well. But I can't detect any local printer on the network. I'm using Remmina ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with Epson L210 driver

I try to install driver Epson L210 on ubuntu 14.04. using icon 'printers' it got stuck installing after awhile key in the admin password. try other method`sudo apt-get install ...
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Remote Desktop and Printing

I want to connect to Windows Computers using any Remote Desktop clients over a WAN connection from anywhere around the world. I used 2x, Remotedesktop Client and even remmina, But they all turn out to ...
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Why can't I add a printer?

I'm trying to add a printer then suddenly nothing is possible. I don't have a windows workgroup and I don't have a password. What am I doing wrong? This worked before. Same problem as in this ...
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My Brother DCP 7065DN Printer is “not available”

I recently installed Ubuntu on my new computer, and now I want to be able to print with it. So I looked up how to do it, and the tutorial told me to enter some commands and download the LPR and ...
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Canon Printer Stopped Printing Color

My Canon printer no longer prints color. Grayscale is off so any color that should show up is just blank. It worked before, I just renewed the cartridge. After running diagnostics, everything is up to ...
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HP Laserjet M127fw won't go into sleep mode

OS = Xubuntu 14.04 My HP Laserjet M127fw won't go into sleep mode after the 5 minutes setting I have chosen. I found the following 'solution' that doesn't do the job for me: ...
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hp laserjet pro mfp m127fw bug?

OS = Xubuntu 14.04 I just installed my new printer hp laserjet pro mfp m127fw via HPLIP and everything went fine till I wanted to print. I received this error : hpcups crashed with sigabrt ...
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How to install Canon Pixma E400 on Ubuntu 14.10?

Fair warning: I am a complete noob to Linux and Ubuntu. I have been trying to install the Canon Pixma E400 printer but have not succeeded so far. I tried: locating the driver through the ...
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Dell C1660w Driver

just installed Ubuntu on my old Dell laptop and its great. However I am struggling getting drivers for my Dell C1660w printer. I have downloaded them form other sources but cant seem to get them onto ...
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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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Bash script checking if specific printer is online

Objective: Create a bash script that checks if a certain printer is connected and online (connected: true/false) How can I do this in the terminal (or via python)? I have tried "lpstat -p -d" but ...
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Printer not printing, ejects a blank page

3 days ago, I needed to print a page from Chrome, print job doesn't happen, so I copied what I needed from the browser, pasted and saved in Libre Office, on printing it ejected a blank page. So I then ...
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Packages needed for HP Scanner/Printer - unable to install libgnutls-dev and others

I am trying to fix my HP Officejet 4215v printer scanning functions. Everything works but the scanner (no scan software detected when I try to scan an object). I used the hplip link below and was ...
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Web interface with cups fails

When I try to administer my printer using the cup web interface via localhost:631, it fails. Firefox says: Unable to connect Firefox can't establish a connection to the server at localhost:631. ...
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Printer job never competes - prints half page - HP

I am having the following issue: when I start to print, printer never ends printing (e.g. 2-3 pages). Sometimes, it may print 20% of the page, sometimes 60% (about half-page) and gets the paper out. ...
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Installing 3.15.7 update to HP1020 [closed]

I cannot make a HP1020 printer working with Mint 17 latest updates. I am referred to this Ubunto site by the HP self dignose. The printer was working (somehow) before I tried to update, but now I ...
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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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HP-Envy 4500 All-in-one printer appears to lose wireless connection

I am on 14.04 and successfully installed the HP-Envy 4500 All-in-one printer. It worked a treat printing via wireless / scanning etc. I don't print that often (probably a few pages every 3 weeks) , ...
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Save print server authentication credentials

At my work, I print through a print server. My /etc/cups.d/client.conf file is: ServerName the.appropriate.server.location With this configuration I have to log in with a username and a password ...
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Network printer via samba only works in evince

I have a strange problem. I have a network printer with authentication that I installed the normal way through the Printers wizard. Connecting to the printer with samba. Printing however, only works ...
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Ricoh SP111 printer setup help

I dont know what to do, Someone said he was able to use his printer with your codes.. I dont even know how to execute check requirments script. I will be thankful if you do make a little explanation. ...
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install printer hp

i when click on Print test page , dose'nt work , and when sudo hp-setup i get error : engmmrj@engmmrj-MS-7592:~$ sudo hp-setup HP Linux Imaging and Printing System (ver. 3.15.2) Printer/Fax Setup ...
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Compactibility of HP Deskjet Ink Advantage 2645 All-in-One Printer with ubuntu 14.04

I preferred to buy HP Deskjet Ink Advantage 2645 All-in-One Printer from flipkart. This one is a ink advantage printer with many facilities like Print, Copy, Scan & Fax. The basic System ...
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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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Canon PIXMA MG2555, no drivers for Ubuntu

I recently got Canon PIXMA MG2555. I have Ubuntu 12.04LTS and there are no drivers for it. Is there any way I can make it work without a driver? Cheers!
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Color calibrate printer/ink/paper using the integrated scanner (without requiring a colorimeter/photometer device)

Ubuntu 15.04 has successfully recognized my All-In-One printer+scanner Canon PIXMA MG3550 as a Canon MG3500 series. Scanning and black-and-white printing are correct :-) But color printing does not ...
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how do I load samsung colour laser driver from the uld folder

I downloaded from Samsung but no instructions in sight. The uld folders are i386, noarch and x86_64 files and there are several files like install.sh install-printer.sh etc. My system is ubuntu ...
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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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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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Network printer makes noise every time i insert/remove a USB device

I know that I've encountered an answer to this question before, but i can't seem to figure out the right search terms to find the answer anywhere. I have an epson WF4630 at my office and an epson 845 ...
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cupsd using 100% CPU, creating large (80GB+) error_log

Title says it pretty well. A few days ago I realized my Ubuntu machine wouldn't load after login. After some digging around on a liveCD I realized my HDD was at 100% capacity, so I deleted some large ...
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printing special character

I am printing from a web application (with Jasper Report) a report with the character ° in it. The printer prints ° instead of °. When I m viewing the report on screen the character ° is well ...
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Print on ubuntu takes a lot of time between documents

I am developping a web application on a unbutu server. My application is printing like 30 documents in a row. I can see in the printer manager all the 30 documents in the waiting list. My problem is ...
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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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“Print it later” software

Sometimes when I'm working on my laptop, I want to queue up a few documents to print later, since I'm not connected to a printer at the time. However, actual printer queues are not designed for this; ...
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cancel a print job in ubuntu 14.04 after using lpq -a?

I have ubuntu 14.04 and I've send a lot of print jobs to the impress and with the command lpq -a I saw all the jobs send to it. Now I'd like to know how cancel that jobs that are listed in number ...
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100% CPU usage bugs

I am affected by a series of bugs in which some program starts to run using the 100% of the cpu. Among these programs, compiz indicator-bluetooth cups udisks update-apt-xapi This started a couple ...
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How to install the printer installer on Ubuntu Server with Openbox?

I want to install the printer (connected to the computer) using the printer installer which is founded in default installations of Ubuntu that come with some graphical part (Gnome, Unity etc). There ...
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Print documents using Ubuntu server and openbox

I'm running Ubuntu server with Openbox on an old computer -- everything is running smoothly. Supposing I got a PDF document or so, how can I print it to the printer? I guess I have to install ...
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After updating to Ubuntu 15.04 all my printers print once then cannot connect

After updating to Ubuntu 15.04 all my printers, Epson Artisan 837, HP Officejet Pro 8500, and copiers, Lexmark XC2100 and Toshiba 287CS print once then cannot connect. I've tried deleting the ...
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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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How does one install Canon MG series printer / scanner

We recently purchased a Canon printer for our home. My wife's works fine because she uses a Mac. I cannot find the drivers for the Canon MG7520 printer series printer. How does one install that ...
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AppArmor with cupsd denied in logs

I was updating the OS today (security patches), when I found something strange in the syslog: apparmor="DENIED" operation="signal" profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" pid=2483 comm="cupsd" ...