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Canon MP240 does not work in Ubuntu

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 in place of Windows XP on my parent's computer. I used the Printing dialog from System Settings to install the printer. I was able to successfully print a Test Page, ...
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How can I Get Zorin 8.1 lite to recognize my wireless canon pixma MP495 printer on the network?

I have zorin 8.1 lite as a dual-boot on an XP machine. Works great.. 'except' I can't get it to talk to my Canon Pixma MP495 wireless printer. The Ethernet comes in via a cable modem to a '4 Cat-5 ...
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Ubuntu CUPS printing

I've been fiddling with the for the whole day and couldn't figure out what the problem is due to my lack of knowledge about Ubuntu. It all started with me trying to set up a network printer in the ...
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1answer
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Wake laptop on lan via wireless printer?

I know how ridiculous this sounds, but I am curious if it would be possible. Basically, I have a laptop that I would like to wake on lan, but I dont want to have to run a cable through my house. There ...
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serial port communication with epson tm-t88iv ubuntu

I am trying to establish low level communication with an Epson tm-t88iv thermal printer via shell but I can't figure it out. I'm working on ubuntu 13.10 64 bit with a Dell vostro 1510. I have it ...
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257 views

Printing problems with libreoffice and (remote) cups server

we have cups running on an ubuntu server managing all printing jobs. on the ubuntu clients the server is set in client.conf Printing works from every tested program, but not from libreoffice. (tested ...
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Print on Ubuntu via Windows 7 printer share without additional printer drivers

i got a problem: i got a Shinko CHC-S2145 printer and have to print from Ubuntu 12.04 (x86) - i need some special features that are only aviable with a linux machine. I installed VirtualBox and ...
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Printer Sharing - Ubuntu and Windows 7

Here is a description of my setup: I have a Brother DCP-7020 USB laser printer hooked up to a desktop computer running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Xubuntu desktop, if it matters). In my room is a laptop with ...
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Check which printer is online

I have one machine with Windows 7 - Ubuntu 12.04 dual boot, i installed and shared over the network my printer on every two operating systems, naming it printer-windows on w7 and printer-linux on ...
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use linux printer configuration in windows

I'm having the following problem: I have a ubuntu 12.04 lts machine and a network printer. The network printer is correctly configured in ubuntu, so I can print from my ubuntu machine. Furthermore I ...
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1answer
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Configuring Network WiFi Printer from Ubuntu with DHCP

I'm trying to use an EPSON WF2530 printer over wifi from my laptop Everythings fine until the printer gets turned off and on and the router assigns a new (different) IP address via DHCP. I can run: ...
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Ubuntu drivers for the Konica Minolta C200

I need to find drivers for Ubuntu for the Konica Minolta C200, but the home page of Konica doesn't have any?
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Problems with printer share on Windows7-64 with an Ubuntu-32

For years I've had a WindowsXP-32 bits on which was installed a Canon MP210 printer. This printer was shared to be used by the Ubuntu of another computer. In CUPS, the url of the printer was ...
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256 views

Epson TM-T88V formatting issues

I set up a little machine running Ubuntu Server 12.04 with an Epson TM-T88V plugged into it directly. At first I was able to print fine (using lp) but the auto-cutter wasn't working. I realized it ...
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1answer
1k views

Sharing Mac Printer with Ubuntu (Linux)

I want to share my printer connected to my Mac with a Ubuntu Box (10.04 LTS -Lucid Lynx). I click share printer on the Mac, and then I do a discover on the Ubuntu box ... I see the printer, I select ...
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How do I print directly to LPT port in Ubuntu?

While screwing around my garage, I've found an ancient matrix printer, Epson LX-1050. Ubuntu recognised it without problems, and I was able to print several pages using it via CUPS. Now, for some ...
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620 views

Lexmark 3600-4600 driver install w/o USB cable (Kubuntu 11.04)

The driver package for this model is actually just an annoying wizard that requires you to connect the printer to the computer via USB cable; great for if you have a laptop, not if you're using a ...
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Printing from Windows to Ubuntu Shared Printer

I have two printers, a Dell V715w and a HP LaserJet P2015, connected by USB to a computer running Ubuntu for sharing to all of the laptops in my house with CUPS. I installed both printers locally on ...
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Can't connect from Ubuntu to Windows Shared Printer

I have a printer connected to a PC running Windows 7 Home. I added the printer from Ubuntu using the Windows 7 computer name. It prompts for a username and password, I entered my Windows 7 username ...
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1answer
196 views

Access a printer through a virtualized XP instance running in Ubuntu

I have a printer which is incompatible with Ubuntu but works fine with XP. If i have XP running inside ubuntu with VirtualBox or some virtualisation solution will i be able to use my printer through ...
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1answer
450 views

How to make a Ubuntu print server?

I am using Intel Core i3 Windows XP as OS, and I have installed Ubuntu in VMware. Am planning to make the ubuntu as the print server which could run in the VMware and give the privilege to users to ...
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Install Epson AcuLaser on Ubuntu

I am a newbie regarding Ubuntu, and I have installed a PC for playing around and testing it. The problem is that the Epson printer I have (AcuLaser CX11NF, a network/usb color laser with fax & ...
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1answer
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which laser color printer with duplex function works out of the box on ubuntu 10.04?

I'm searching for a printer with the following characteristics: network support (e.g. 10/100 Mbit) laser color duplex unit above features must work on Ubuntu 10.04 out of the box (<< that's ...
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760 views

Wireless USB Print Server for use with both Linux and Windows

I am looking for a wireless usb print server that will work with my netbook running ubuntu and my main pc running windows. There seems to be little information on anything that works with both ...
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1answer
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Can't set up printing from Mac OS X (10.5.7) to an HP PSC 2410 shared from PC running Ubuntu 9.10

I've got an HP PSC 2410 printer shared from a fresh Ubuntu 9.10 installation. I'm able to send documents to this printer over the network from another Ubuntu machine. But so far, I haven't been able ...
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Looking for a driver for my Canon MP530 printer for Linux (ubuntu)

What can I do if there is no driver for the Canon MP530? I tried the driver for the MP520 but the printed page is messed up. Any ideas? Edit: I run Ubuntu 9.04
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Epson Artisan 800 on Ubuntu/Linux

Update for Ubuntu 10.04: Printing should work 'out-of-box', scanning still needs the newer sane backend. Looking for a known good way to setup an Epson Artisan 800 on Ubuntu specifically or any linux ...
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1answer
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How can I access Windows Vista printer from Ubuntu over the network?

I just installed Ubuntu 9.04 on my laptop and was able to share a folder on Ubuntu which I can access via Windows Vista, so I know the network connection works fine. But when I try to connect a ...