Questions regarding printing and how to set up printers.

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Canon MP237 color only Printer Status Idle in Ubuntu 14.10

I was install ubuntu 14.10, then I pluged in printer canon MP237. This printer detected well by ubuntu. On set color only, however, the printer can't run. The status is Idle. But, if I set to black ...
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Ubuntu doesn't recognize my Printer anymore

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and I have a HP Officejet Pro 8000 (network) Printer. I've never experienced any problems with it until yesterday. The day before yesterday I was printing something at it ...
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Brother DCP-7065DN, Ubuntu 14.04 64bit: Cannot print to network printer but can use the scan function (via simple scan.)

I have followed all suggestions mentioned in "Brother DCP-7065DN, Ubuntu 14.04 64bit: Can print to network printer but cannot use the scan function." I have the opposite (can/cannot) situation for ...
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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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linux CUPS: set to use not empty paper tray

I've got some issue. I have some php app, which uses CUPS commands from shell_exec(). PPD file defined 4 Cassetes and DefaultInputSlot section is set to Cassete no 1 and the issue is that if Cassete 1 ...
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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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Second printout is garbage, first printout is fine, Brother printer, Ubuntu

From Windows or Mac OS X, my elderly USB connected Brother MFC-8600 prints fine. From Ubuntu the first print job prints fine, be it PDF or graphics. The second print job ends up as garbage. If it's a ...
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Printing service not available

Sorry if this question looks familiar: I tried solutions proposed by google searches but they either are not working or are too technical for me. I messed with cups a few days ago, I don't recall ...
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HP Office Jet K 60 Will Not Print

HP Office Jet K60 Laptop: ASUS K501 Ubuntu 14.04 Driver HPLIP USB Installed with no issue. Print box and print review and all other commands normal. Problem: Error on executing ...
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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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Brother MFC-J450DW Printer not working on14.04LTS

I'm a total new to Linux. Loaded a copy of Gnome version Ubuntu and my printer is no longer functioning. Tried doing a search for drivers and found reference to them on the Brother printer site but I ...
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How do I print Microsoft files and have them formated the same as they were on Windows XP

I know how to open and print my Microsoft Office files but they come out on 2 pages instead of 1. I do not want to install a virtual program. I have a lot of past files created on Microsoft Windows ...
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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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How do I get a Canon MG5550 printer to work under Ubuntu 12.04?

My old Canon printer has just died and I've replaced it with a Canon MG5550 inkjet printer. I run Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have downloaded drivers into my Download file but am stuck. What do I do next? ...
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Printing files somestimes unsucessful

When printing files some simply remain in Printer Queue. This is particularly true of PDF files downloaded from internet. The frustrating thing is the problem is sporadic. Sometimes files print ...
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driver canon MG6200

I am trying to install the canon MG6200 driver hoping that i can print double sided after that. I have extracted the tarball and ran the install.sh file. This gives me this output: ...
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Printing slow since upgrade from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 14.04

Hope someone can help here - I've been struggling with this for a while. Since I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, printing in general has been extremely slow. I manage to compare ...
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Epson L210 printer is not recognised in ubuntu 14.10

My printer Epson L210 is not recognized by my computer. I am using Ubuntu 14.10.I have already downloaded and installed all the drivers from printer website but with no success.Earlier when i used ...
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How to install Canon MP237 printer driver on ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS [duplicate]

I just install my new ubuntu 14.04 LTS But I have a problem with my printer. However, the printer can use to print but not the scanner. I need your help guys because i'm a beginner who used ubuntu.
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Driver installation stuck

I am trying to install proprietary drivers for a printer (EPSON L355, driver: epson-inkjet-printer-201207w) on Ubuntu 14.04 by adding a new printer in Printers. The installation is currently stuck ...
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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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Cannot install correctly Epson L355 wifi printer in notebook with Ubuntu 12.04

I installed a new Epson L355 (wifi) printer in my home router (I did it from the MS Windows boot of my desktop computer). From my desktop computer after booting in Ubuntu 12.04 I could install it and ...
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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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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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How to display completed print jobs with source URL

In the "view queue" GUI of my printer, I can click "show all completed jobs" and get the columns Job|User|Document|Printer|Size|Time Submitted|Status I hunted around for some way of doing this in ...
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How to install Printer Drivers with rpm extension

I have a Canon Pixma P200 and I have downloaded the Linux drivers from their site. I extracted them and I found 4 .rpm files. I decided to open terminal and type in ...
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Termal Printer in ubuntu

i would like to ask if a termal printer will output printing format similar to inkjet/laser printer in ubuntu? i am building a web-portal for a queue numbering system. I would like to deploy a ...
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dependendy is not satisfiable: libcupsimage2

I'm trying to install libcupsimage2-dev package, but when I run it I get the message: dependendy is not satisfiable: libcupsimage2 (=1.4.3-1) But then I try to install libcupsimage2 1.4.4-7 and I ...
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How do I convert a PNG to PDF with only the default packages on 11.10?

Openning a png file in ubuntu, I can see the menu item for 'print to file'. How can I do the same on shell? PS: I prefer installing no extra package, due to lack of root access. EDIT: the operating ...
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Canon Mf4770n MFC Printer Installation

Having some trouble figuring out how to install. I already downloaded and installed the 64bit .deb packages from http://www.usa.canon.com/ but when I try to add the printer via the "add printer" ...
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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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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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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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Printing one sheet with duplex enabled fails HP psc 2510

Rather old issue I have with Ubuntu 14.10 (currently 15.04 beta) and the HP psc 2510. Issue started at I believe 13.04 (perhaps 12.10), but would be great if someone has a solution. Situations: ...
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Print crashes often

I noticed that lately, Print crashes often (multiple times daily). I don't remember this ever happening, before it started. I guess it has something to do with the issue stated in this question: (Show ...
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HP LaserJet 1020 plus printer not responding in ubuntu 13.04

I have installed the HP LaserJet 1020 plus printer in ubuntu 13.04. It has installed fine and also seemingly works fine. I installed it using hplip from Ubuntu Software Centre. But from some days it ...
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How can I print-screen just one window and not my entire desktop?

I could swear I've always been able to do Alt+Print Screen to get 'just that window' but right now I am getting my entire desktop. Any idea why this would be or what I can do to get my ability to do ...
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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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How to make my HP LaserJet P1102 printer work with Ubuntu [closed]

I installed Ubuntu and I want to know how to install my HP Laserjet P1102 printer. Ubuntu recognizes the printer but doesn't print. It just tells me my print job completed, but without doing ...
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How to make my HP LaserJet 1000 printer work with Ubuntu live CD and save the settings? [duplicate]

I just want my LaserJet 1000 printer to work with Ubuntu live CD and save the settings. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I thought Ubuntu already had hplip to work with LaserJet 1000 little box. But when ...
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How can I make Ubuntu remember the password of my network printer?

I have my computer to connected to the university network, and I added the library printer to Ubuntu so I can send file to printing. Every time I try to print a document, it asks me to type the ...
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How do I print a Thunderbird contact name and address on an postal envelope?

I want to select a Thunderbird contact and print the name and address directly on to a postal envelope for mailing. I do not want to print a list of contacts or fiddle around with single labels. Yes, ...
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Printer installation in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have recently installed Windows 7 & Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit OS. I want to install Canon ImageClass MF 3010 printer. But I dont know how to install in Ubuntu and where could I get linux driver.
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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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How do I set up Google Cloud Print on Ubuntu 14.04 for an old network laser?

In this household we have a Samsung CLP 320 network laser printer An always-on Ubuntu 14.04 desktop machine running myth tv which can print to that printer A second Ubuntu 14.04 desktop An Ubuntu ...
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Need help installing printer in crouton Ubuntu 14.04

I have just installed Ubuntu onto my Chromebook using crouton, and it says there's a way for me to enable printing. One of the steps says, "If you want to connect to remote CUPS servers, install ...
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How to install Canon Printer on Ubuntu 14.10

I use ubuntu printer dialoug box to install my canon LBP7018c. The printer gets installed but the printing process stucks on sending data to printer. Please help. Thank You
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I need help with a stripped version of Ubuntu

I installed Andy Linux on my pc. IT IS a mini or stripped version of Ubuntu with some ham radio programs installed. It does not have software center or some of the programs for services, and other ...
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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 ...