The printer setup tool system-config-printer will open. If so, open the HPLIP GUI (hp-toolbox on the command line), send a test page, and see whether that tells you anything. Reply 0 Re: No printer functions work on Ubuntu 15.04 05-20-2015 09:33 AM Hi,I would start by checking that you have theHPLIP software installed and up to date.http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web/index.html View solution in Content is available under GNU Free Documentation License 1.3 or later unless otherwise noted. this content
thanks to you & all who tried to help. Join Date Oct 2010 Location Midlands UK Beans 172 DistroUbuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr 12.04 printer not working Just upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04 and most of my stuff still works, quite a Attach the error_log, as described in the section "CUPS error_log" on this page. Messages such as "404 - page not found" may result from trying to manage CUPS via localhost:631, for example.
You can always print documents to PDF and keep them in digital form -- or just take those PDFs to another computer with a printer and print them there. In the dialog popping up now uncheck "Use Ghostscript with extensions for Turboprint". Printer Not Printing * Is the printer supported by HPLIP? Run $lpadmin-p
Till Kamppeter (till-kamppeter) wrote on 2009-06-13: #33 Reported upstream to the Canon guys in Japan ... For HP printers: Check that you have the latest version of HPLIP and whether HPLIP connects to them: $hp-makeuri
Thanks everyone Adv Reply April 30th, 2013 #8 tstduke View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Spilled the Beans Join Date Jul 2008 Location Australia Beans 14 DistroUbuntu 10.04 Lucid Check whether the printer gets correctly detected by the USB subsystem and determine its USB vendor/product IDs and the USB bus and device addresses: $lsusb Note: The USB bus and device Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support Hardware [SOLVED] 12.04 printer not working Results 1 http://askubuntu.com/questions/575136/printing-service-not-available When I plugged printer, XTerm doesn't prompts so, I manually configured as following. 1.
If you reach the test page step, you can either click the button to print the test page or you can print a job to the selected printer from any application Ubuntu Restart Cups Get downloadable ebooks for free! Please re-run this command if needed. Other printers may require proprietary drivers provided by their manufacturer, and those drivers can often be a headache to install -- or they may not install at all on newer Linux
Copy down the information displayed, click 'Modify Printer' to proceed to the next page(s), and so on. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/375763 Still, even if that worked, it would not explain why drivers wont update. Ubuntu Printer Not Responding I did not realize that that file appears only when printer is connected. Ubuntu 16.04 Printer Not Working Try adding the printer as a Network Printer using the http:// protocol.
Get the bus and device number from lsusb, then set the permission using: lsusb Bus
If it has a USB or Ethernet port, use one of these for connection. Note that HPLIP and the HPLIP GUI are normally two separate packages in the repos. There are many ways to connect printers, from direct connections with a USB cable to over the network. have a peek at these guys Printer becomes stuck after a problem When an issue arises during printing, the printer in CUPS may become unresponsive.
Continue also with the following steps if you do not have possibilities to use your printer as a network printer. Ubuntu Usb Printer Not Detected See upstream bug for more info. See also the file /usr/share/doc/cups-filters/README.gz, section "POSTSCRIPT PRINTING RENDERER AND RESOLUTION SELECTION".
However on another computer that is running Ubuntu 14.04 (trusty) the print job goes to "pending" and will not print at all. Posts: 16,789 Rep: recent updates or a nasty bug from HP seam to reset the hp-toolbox this can reset the default printer and if it is accepting jobs run the toolbox First I made sure that I have removed printer's spooler: /usr/sbin/lpadmin -x LBP5000 Then, I installed these provided packages: # dpkg -i cndrvcups-common_1.80-1_i386.deb # dpkg -i cndrvcups-capt_1.80-1_i386.deb I checked for driver Ubuntu Cups Filter Failed Find More Posts by frankbell View Blog 07-13-2015, 12:57 AM #10 Tukatz Member Registered: Apr 2014 Location: B.C.
The numbers must be supplied with three digits, zero-padded from the left, like "008:015". (More information from http://hplipopensource.com/.) Find out if your printer gets detected by CUPS: $lpinfo-v Attach the output Join our community today! Some manufacturers provide these files for their printers. Use one of the following methods for unfiltered printing: Independent how your printer is connected, you can print unfiltered by using the "lp" or "lpr" commands with the "-oraw" argument: $lp-d
Everything looks okay in Printer proerties, the things you mentioned are set as you said. Problems resulting from upgrades Issues that appeared after CUPS and related program packages underwent a version increment CUPS stops working The chances are that a new configuration file is needed for Click "OK" in the dialog window and "Exit" in the main window. If the printer refuses the job, check in the printer's web configuration interface whether JetDirect/AppSocket/9100 printing is enabled (see also the section "Network printer" above).
Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? You may need to upgrade see the above link. * Is the printer installed and detected by HPLIP correctly?