install printer

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marscat
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install printer

Post by marscat » Thu Jan 28, 2010 2:35

How to I install a printer?
I just installed Sayabon 5.1 and can not find any where a manager, to help me install my HP LaserJet 4000.
I look into CUPS and had no idea what to do there. The System Settings had a printer adder, with no help on how to use it.

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Re: install printer

Post by eshum » Thu Jan 28, 2010 8:02

I have a hp printer and this what I do to install. Go to a terminal-su-admin passwd-equo install hplip hit enter. Once Hplip is installed go to menu- apps - utilities scroll to hp printer manager and install your printer.

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