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How can i print to an alternate LPD port from Windows Server 2012?

I have a Mac setup using LPD to a remote printer/port and it works great. I'm trying to add the same printer on a Windows server and it fails. I've tried standard TCP/IP port specifying the IP as ...
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lpr command is different on the dev and production machine?

I'm printing some files (labels) directly from the server. On my development machine (Xubuntu 12.04) the following works: lpr -P QL-720 -H 192.168.171.53 /tmp/labels/OAQRJECIDP On the production ...
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Why do lp and lpr return unauthorized?

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 with latest updates. Here are my system's protections for lp and lpr. root@steamboy:/usr/bin# ls -l lp -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 13540 2011-09-12 10:41 lp ...
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LPR command won't recognize CUPS printer

I have a cups server with one shared printer configured on it. It prints test pages without problems. printername (Idle, Accepting Jobs, Shared) Description: desc Location: Driver: Zebra ZPL ...
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LPR Print Queue to File output Windows Server

How can I set up a LPR Print Queue on a Windows 2008 Server and redirect the queued reports to a file location on the network?
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Why do I get an “No default printer” error when using “ssh lpr” but not when I ssh in?

I have a remote (linux) server that I ssh to from my (also linux) pc to print my stuff. Everything works if I do: ssh ${remote_server} (now in remote server) lpr readme.txt Or: ...
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printing directly to (not from) php

Would it be possible to create a php script on a local server that could handle printing? I'm not sure it's possible, but am curious.... I'm thinking... create a local printer, use custom port ...
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BSD printer not recognized by Firebird

I am using BSD lpr services (BSD printing on Linux). I WAS using CUPS, but removed it in favour of the older printing system. Now Firebird/Iceweasel thinks that there are NO PRINTERS. What do I ...
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What LPR arguments do I need to print a 1400x800 pixel image on a 4x6 label?

This is driving me nuts. UPS sends our system a 1400x800 GIF image of a shipping label, which is supposed to fit nicely on a 4x6 page. Unfortunately, I can't seem to get the command line options ...
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LPR Printing InputSlot Issues

I am printing from a Unix system to a Xerox Phaser 4510 (altho I have also had issues printing to a Xerox WorkCentre 7765). I am using LPR and trying to choose the InputSlot The lpoptions show the ...
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number of characters per line printed by lpr

How do I set the number of characters per line when printing a file using lp or lpr? It seems like it's fixed at 80.
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LPR on Windows: Can you specify # of copies?

In Linux, you can use lpr -#5 foo.txt to get 5 copies of a document when sending to an LPD-based print server. The Windows (XP, 2003, 2008) version of LPR supplied by MS doesn't seem to have this ...