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Installting an HP 6830 Scanner

I want to setup the scanner part of an HP Officejet 6830 on Ubuntu 14.04. The pinter is working with IP 192.168.1.105 and also connected with an USB cable. I've installed hplip 3.15.2 and hplip-gui, ...
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Cups admin user and password Saucy

I can't change settings on my cups printer. He asks me for a username and password i already added for me the usergroup lpadmin . But nothing changes after a restart of cups. Still asking me for ...
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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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How to find a printer on another subnet

I have a server with 4 ethernet ports: 1 used to connect to internet and 3 others used to manage 3 local subnets. I configured the DHCP server, the routing, packet forwarding for IPv4 and NAT; ...
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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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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 diverse .jpg labels

I want to print several different labels. I found this code: convert *.jpg my_new.pdf This worked, but it still only prints one label per sheet of paper. Does anyone have any suggestions? Thank you ...
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How can I connect Ubuntu 14.04 to my wireless printer canon mp620

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 as a guest OS in VirtualBox. Windows 7 is the host. I can get on the web just fine. I can ping my wireless printer just fine. I can login to my printer's administrative web ...
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Missing file rastertospl for samsung m2070 driver

This is a new printer and samsung support cannot help with the missing file. It is under /usr/lib/cups/filter/rastertospl Your answer for an older printer includes adding a "c" to the end of ...
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CUPS-PDF prints a blank page

I am a new ubuntu user. I installed cups-pdf to print a pdf file, but everytime I print I get one blank page, no matter how many pages I try to print.
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How do I install my new Canon MG5250 printer? (MG5200 series)

I just bought a Canon MG5250 multifunction printer because I thought that it would work well with Ubuntu, but it's hard to get it to work. How do I install this printer?
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How to install Epson Stylus SX435W printer on Ubuntu 14.04 32bit

Just escaped from Windows XP and finding my way in Ubuntu 14.04 32bit. Please help me find and install drivers for Epson Stylus SX435 printer and get it working. In system settings printer shows as ...
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How to use iscan via WiFi (Epson L355)?

I achieved to configure my Epson L355 printer in Ubuntu 14.04. Both Easy Scan and gscan2pdf recognize the scan and work good via WiFi, but iscan does not. Iscan is only working via USB. It throws the ...
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Randomly crashing HP ProBook 4540s

I have a problem with my HP ProBook 4540s randomly crashing when printing. The printer is a HP LaserJet 300Color printer. Both were purchased new. The window that shows it crashing is black but ...
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Can only print as root

I've had a devil of a time setting up an HP LaserJet 1320 printer with my Utopic Unicorn Server (server has no gui so command line only). I can't seem to access /locatlhost:631/admin (times out) and ...
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Several issues with 14.04.2 slow network, high samba cup usage

I have Ubuntu Trusty 14.04.2 installed with Zentyal and openchange. It is running on Vmware 5.1 with 8GB ram and 1 cpu with 4 cores. I am having a huge problem with network traffic being very slow ...
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Laserjet P1005 printer connected to Netgear USB-port

I have a Netgear JNR3210 router with a USB-port. In my Windows computer the printer works fine as a wireless printer. The router software has the USB-control center, where I may select the printer or ...
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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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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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Evince File/Print printer list error

Evince File/Print printer list contains a printer that is not on my network and is not present in my attached printers in Systems Settings/Printers. When printing directly from Firefox, the printer ...
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Epson XP-410 installed but wont print nor scan

After some research, I was finally able to install my Epson XP-410 Wifi printer. I can see it in the menu, but when I try to print or scan, I just get a message that it can´t connect to the printer ...
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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 Stylus TX110 ink levels

I'm running Lubuntu 14.4 on my Acer Travelmate 2490. I finally managed to get my Epson Stylus T110 to print, but the print utility does not show the ink levels (one of the ink cartridges has now run ...
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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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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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Print second vowel in word in red color

How do I print the second vowel in a word in red or blue color. Let say I execute my script called "script1" which reads a text file. My script should be able to print the second vowel in every word ...
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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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awk print output redirection

I am writing a bash script, and in that bash script I have a line similar to this: awk '/TextToBeMatched/ { print; print "TextToInsert"; next }1' "/Path/to/specified/file.extension" And currently ...
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How do I install 32 bit drivers for the Panasonic KX-MB1900 printer/scanner?

How do I install drivers for the Panasonic MB1900CX All-in-One Printer/Scanner? I have studied above question and applied but it not get me to the solution if any other alternate or solution ...
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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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Dell 1250c drivers loaded in 14.04LST but won't print

I am running Xubuntu 14.04LTS 64 on an Acer Extersa 4620Z. I downloaded the Xerox 6000/6010 .deb package and tried to install it. At the end of the install, the "Install" button returned in the ...
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connecting HP3520 to wireless network

I am using UBUNTU 14.04 I try to connect a printer HP 3520 all-in-one to a wireless network. I downloaded and installed HPLIP and connected the printer to the laptop through an USB port. It is well ...
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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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Printer driver - ps, pcl, pxl, which one to choose?

At work we have a Canon C5045i printer, for which Canon provides three PPD files: ps, pcl, and pxl. Is there any one that is preferable over the others? Is there any difference between the three?
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How do you make printing use default settings every time you print?

I would like 'Print' to use default settings instead of settings used last time. If I used 2 on a side printing last time, I would not want it to remember that setting next time. Is it possible to ...
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lubuntu 14.10 and installing xerox phaser 3020 wifi printer?

I am not good at linux but not totally stupid :) and i cannot install simple printer. I did it easy on windows and now want to do the same at my netbook with lubuntu 14.10 Printer is in my home ...
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Brother HL-2250DN doesn't work anymore over Ethernet

My above printer (connected over Ethernet) doesn't work anymore since yesterday. I have downloaded the driver again from: ...
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Stop Ubuntu discovering printers

I have my machine connected to a large university network which means that Ubuntu has filled up my printers with other people's printers automatically (mostly MacBooks sharing their printers). This is ...
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Can't get my Canon LBP printer to run under Ubuntu 14.04

I downloaded Linux CAPT driver V2.60 from Canon and installed both .deb packages, which were listed under the 64bit folder with Ubuntu Software-Center. My Canon printer still won't be recognized. Is ...
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captstatusui -P LBP3300 Error in `captstatusui': double free or corruption

I tried installing Canon LBP3300 printer in ubuntu 14.04 and I am getting the following error captstatusui -P LBP3300 Error in `captstatusui': double free or corruption (fasttop): 0x000000000175f5e0 ...
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Drivers for my Epson WP 4530

I am trying to install my Epson WP-4530 using the disks that came with the printer. It will print gibberish so I think all I need is the correct drivers for the printer. Is there a website or ...
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How to install the drivers for a samsung ml-1670?

I have just re-installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS via internet but I'm not able to print anything with my Laser Printer SAMSUNG ML-1670. Where or how I can find and install the proper driver for Ubuntu??
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Can't get Starr micronics TSP100 to print

I have a starr micronics TSP100LAN printer and can't get it to print from my Ubuntu (14.04) headless server. I am trying to print through a tomcat application and when I do the job stops with the ...
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Connect to School's Print Control System [closed]

I want to connect my university's print control system but school's website express connect method for only windows. For Windows operating systems: Click on the [Start] icon and go to ...
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I have to restart my printer for every next print

I have a problem with Xerox Phaser 3140 and Ubuntu 14.10. The first printing for the day is ok, but if I have to print something else few minutes later, I have to stop and push out my printer again ...
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print xlsx file from command line using ghostscript and libreoffice

I have been searching on how to get libreoffice in headless mode to print to a ghostscript PDF file on Ubuntu Server 12.04. Can somebody tell me how to do this or if there is an easier way? I tried ...
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printer samsung ml 1670 driverproblem and missing rastertosplc

I'm not that experienced in solving problems myself when it comes to Ubuntu, and i am not really experienced using the Terminal. My problem is that a few days ago i reinstalled ubuntu 13.10 and ...
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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 can I install a Canon printer or scanner driver?

I tried to install the MP190 drivers, but appeared a message show me that requires to have libcupsys2. I understand that libcup2 is an update of libcupsys2. How do I solve this? Are there ...