Adding Printer Problem in Debian Linux

Discussion in 'Open Source' started by Nimtshey, Dec 25, 2006.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Nimtshey

    Nimtshey New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 5, 2005
    Messages:
    25
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Chhukha,Bhutan
    hello Linux Guruji,
    I am a week old Linux newbie, i have installed Debian Linux and it is joined in my office newtork where i have 64KBPS leased line. i can access internet and share files over the network but couldnot access Printer. i added printer by Windows SMB, but couldnot succed, though printer is added but could not get printout. pleaseee help me with step by step instruction as i m brand new to the linux. your help on this is highly recommended.
     
  2. OP
    OP
    Nimtshey

    Nimtshey New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 5, 2005
    Messages:
    25
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Chhukha,Bhutan
    How to add printer in Debian

    hi once again, i want to know how to add local printer to my debian linux, since most of the accompanied CD comes with windows driver only and no linux driver. for this how to add the printer without software driver. your help and instruction will help me a lot in a long run.
    i thanked you for your help.
    sincerely yours
     
  3. praka123

    praka123 left this forum longback

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2005
    Messages:
    7,513
    Likes Received:
    24
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    -
  4. sariq

    sariq Guest

    @Nimtshey: you should provide printer model details. i have installed HP 3940 inkjet printer (USB) on ubuntu. it works without any driver.
     
  5. OP
    OP
    Nimtshey

    Nimtshey New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 5, 2005
    Messages:
    25
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Chhukha,Bhutan
    hi Sariq and praka123,
    thanks for ur help and the link u have provided. i have HP laserjet 2200d with LPT. once again i reaquest you to help me.

    thanks once again
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page