I’m pretty sure your new printer is supported in scanning too. Test everything out with the following command: There is no driver, as far as I know, for the scanner section. Find More Posts by underworld Get the Lexmark printer drivers for Linux The linux drivers for Lexmark printers can be download at:

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By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. I’m pretty sure your de,l printer is supported in scanning too. Using Samsung A as modem.

I am trying to install this printer on my Slackware In the first screen, select your printer and click Forward. Review your favorite Linux distribution.

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Find More Posts by underworld Try xsane, it is the scanning application for linux. I have also been told that the printers that work with the Lexmark proprietary drivers can also be set up as generic postscript printers, but I am not sure how that works or the appropriate protocol to use to communicate with a networked Lexmark printer.


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After that, you can delete this files. Can you help with this problem? You can try to install hplip – or something like – package – which is the hp support package – from synaptic An advice: Find More Posts by Brian1.

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You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. If you want something very much, and you take the time – no matter what it costs – s920 will be able to make it alive anyway. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Ubuntu is currently not in the list of supported OS’s, but the Debian driver works. Lexmark Z on Debian Sarge without neither devfs nor udev — thank you very much Lexmark Z using devfs and udev Lexmark Z devfs – http: Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free.

Now you have to extract the newly made tgz-files which contains the drivers, and copy them to their locations. Edit your driver file sudo gedit Lexmark-Zlxzcj-cups. Visit the following links: Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. You can try to install hplip – or something like – package – which is the hp support package – from synaptic.


To add printers, execute from a terminal window: Troubleshooting Permission problems When I initially installed the drivers and tried to setup a printer, I had problems associating a queue with a printer device.

If you don’t find in the first entries some clue that it is supported, you better don’t buy it, as you did with this printer. Next time if you buy something to use with linux first look after if it has proper support, than just run to the shop and buy anything.

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For linux supported printers see: But basically if you want to buy something for example a pinnacle pctv pro card just type in google. Linnux X Printing on Ubuntu 9.

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