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"Out of ink" notification cannot be dismissed

What worked for me: Switch to next desktop (windows key + right arrow) Now you can click the "X" to dismiss the notification Return to your daily business
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Unable to add printer

The Connection field should contain the protocol and the local address of the printer, something like socket://hostname or http://hostname:631/ipp/. There are several ways to try: Use sudo hp-setup -...
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Juno printer error: cups missing filter warning

I know this post is a bit dated, but I experienced this issue today with the latest Elementary OS and an HP Envy 5660 printer. I tried installing HPLIP but no joy. What did work, however, was: ...
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Does Elementary OS support HPLIP for HP printers?

You can install the package hplip via the command line in a terminal: sudo apt install hplip
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Loki: Canon Pixma MG 5250 Scanner not working/detected

To get the scanner to work you have to download and install the drivers from canon. This also supplies a scanner program that should work with your scanner. The installation is done by untarring the ...
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loki: reinstall the cups package

You can (re)install cups with sudo apt install cups
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Printer does not work

I found on Canon's website link to drivers for your printer: Drivers Just select Linux 64bit and download. ;)
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Cannot set up network printer in Juno (worked in Loki)

UPDATE All of the hp-setup and installation was unnecessary. After new install and updated elementary OS 5.0 Juno, just open up http://localhost:631 in your browser, click on Administration, then ...
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WiFi Printers All Disabled?

I had the same issue with my WiFi Epson XP332. This is a wrong configured and delivered CUPS-problem. I solved it by changing the cups authorization in /etc/cups/cupsd.conf. I changed the most the ...
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How can I get "Simple Scan" to see my Brother MFC-7362N network scanner?

The solution was to install all of the necessary components - doh! The Linux instructions on the Brother web site were not clear enough for me. The missing step was here. Following the steps there ...
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The Printer is recognized and installed but it does not print actually

I've solved the problem with 'Hannah' which can download and install the (right) HP 1018 driver, among several others. From the Test Print it appears to be the "FOO2ZJS-.PPD", v1.1. You can install ...
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Cannot set up network printer in Juno (worked in Loki)

I would like to append to C. Fong's excellent four step answer with my experience with a networked HP printer and CUPS. This is how I resolved getting an MFP HP LaserJet M475dw online with network ...
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Cannot set up network printer in Juno (worked in Loki)

I've got a Konica Minolta PagePro 1300 w connected to a raspberry pi via USB. On the pi CUPS is running for several years now without any problem. The Konica Minolta PagePro is configured as a shared ...
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USB Printer not connecting in Juno

I found a fix. I manually added the printer using the + button on the printer menu in Settings and finding it in the list, then enabled it and set it as default. Then I opened the terminal and used ...
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What kind of printing system used by elementary OS?

You have CUPS as printing system, however you have a nice GUI to configure it in the Switchboard (System Settings) as well:
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error turning off default printer please help

As you have only one printer in the list, you could not set another one as default. I guess this is really rather a feature than a bug.
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Juno printer error: cups missing filter warning

I just went through the same thing here installing and uninstalling - printer would get detected and seem to install correctly, and then the same error after a print job, "missing filter". I ...
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Juno printer error: cups missing filter warning

try with: sudo system-config-print -> Add -> search your printer and install -> then click secondary -> properties -> politics -> check activate and accepting jobs Note: if system-config-print is ...
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Why does not my printer work?

Sounds like it may not be sent to the right printer....or the printer needs to be power cycled. In the printer settings, you should note if the printer appears with a green indicator over the printer ...
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PRINTER HP 3070A HPLIP VERSION NOT SUPPORTED

If it's supported in Ubuntu 16.04, it's also supported on eOS Loki. I had a similar problem with a HP printer. When you first plug it in, you have to select it from a list. The names are approximate. ...
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HP 3520 has stopped working. Which print service does eOS use?

Running the following resolved it for me: sudo apt-get install hplip --reinstall I also removed and re-added the printer in System Settings. When selecting the driver via the add printer wizard, ts ...
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Windows shared printer not shown

fixed! You need to install SMBclient (I did it through synaptic package manager) once done you then have the option to look for a SMB shared printer in the printers app.
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Brother MFC9130CW Network Printer not Working

Strange, I have a CDW 9330 printer and it works well. Scanning does not. I gave up on that. So, I can understand the madness. Please breathe deeply and try again. First, test if you can reach the ...
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Brother MFC9130CW Network Printer not Working

This is how it works with scan machine from Brother (all-in-one). Maybe you should just replace scan command to print command? And of course need to replace IP adres and name of machine. Download and ...
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MF227DW printer driver

You can install these drivers via the command line by installing the debian packages you see in the folder. Issue the following command line in a terminal window (right-click on the Files window and ...
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Install printer driver 32 bit

Run sudo apt-get install gcc-4.8-base:i386 libgcc1:i386 libc6:i386 The follow these instructions for your Brother printer. Or in Synaptic, search and install these: brother-lpr-drivers-laser ...
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Unable to add printer

To add to above since I can't comment yet... You also have to fill out the description before the 'Add' button enables. It will have example text, but I thought it would just use that, so I kept ...
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Does Elementary OS support HPLIP for HP printers?

I use HP Officejet and in my case I just plugged the printer and clicked print - It worked without installing any software. :)
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Missing Epson printer driver

You can check at http://www.openprinting.org/printer/Epson/Epson-XP-412_413_415_Series You should install the amd64 deb package from this site, download it and use the command line user@machine:~/...
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How can I setup a printer with own ppd file?

elementary OS doesn't have an option like Ubuntu of loading directly from PPD. I would recommend instead downloading the driver directly from the manufacturer's website with their install script and ...
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