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Can't seem to setup RICOH to scan to SBS 2008 shared folder

Banging my head against any hard surface trying to figure out why I cannot connect the RICOH copier to a shared folder on my SBS 2008. Here's the particulars: New SBS 2008 Server New Network ...
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printers go off-line - WSD?

We have a small peer-to-peer network running mostly Windows 10 (and a few Windows 7 machines which somehow escaped the Microsoft Forced Upgrade). We have a networked (no print server) HP Laserjet Pro ...
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Missing a Generic/Text Only printer driver?

I have a program that needs a printer with the Generic/Text Only driver to print shipping documents.Some users in China (who use Windows XP and Windows 7) don't have the option to select this driver ...
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Printer outputting seemingly useless strings

Simple printing setup. 3 machines, 2 printers. One prints invoices, other prints misc documents. We use $300-400 range dell laser printers. Usually they work great. 3 times now, we have replaced ...
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Printer not reachable in network

i've a low-cost printer Samsung i provided to configure in my network. i gave it a static IP and connected to my AP. i can ping (and use) the printer only if i'm connected to the same AP. why can't i ...
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Best practice deploy printer in 2012R2 RDSH?

I have 3 servers with 2012 R2 RDS Session Host, where my users log on. I have 4 printers. What is best practice to deploy these 4 printers to my users?... Using GPO shared printers or Deploy ...
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Trouble with Brother Printer using Terminal Server

I have printer redirection enabled on a terminal server and a Brother HL-6180DW printer, which has a second tray with legal size paper. On a local computer, both trays are available after adding it ...
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SNMP/PJL - used area printed on a page

How can find the effective area printed on a page direct from printer device? I can't access the file stream to do direct on it.
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Using Print management to manage drivers for local printers

So a bit of a strange scenario here.. I work for an MSP who has a client that has recently moved to a Regus managed office space. The client has moved from their own offices where they had a full ...
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Windows Server 2012 Printer Management

I want to add a shared printer connected to a host IP (192.168.0.10,windows 7) , to a server (192.168.0.200,windows server 2012). When adding a printer using the Printer Management just the IP ...
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SNMP Printer Output Count

I am trying to monitor the output of a wide-format printer (HP Designjet T120) with SNMP. I have been messing with this sporadically for a few days since I am new to SNMP. I'd like to know the total ...
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How calculate printer average-toner-coverage used per page using SNMP

I want to know the rage toner used per page, for example: for one page print was used x toner for other page print was uses 2X toner I suppose are some SNMP mibs/oids to do this; some idea ?
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Why is the wrong MIB being used during snmpwalk?

Running snmp walk for the following OID 1.3.6.1.2.1.43.11.1.1.9, which belongs to PRINTER-MIB under prtMarkerSuppliesLevel, is returning SNMPv2-SMI values. I imagine they are correct, but why is the ...
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Add Bluetooth or WiFi to a printer via USB-port? [closed]

I need to buy a thermal printer and the one I found suitable doesn't support Bluetooth or WiFi. Is it possible to add Bluetooth or Wifi through a dongle or some other extension via the USB-Port? Here ...
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Missing GPO “Allow job name in event logs” in Windows Server 2012 R2

I am using Windows Server 2012 R2 (6.3.9600 Build 9600) for two different servers. However, one server has the GPO option "Allow job name in event logs" while the other one does not. I have examined ...
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Tp-link tl-ps310u print server

I am using a TP-Link tl-ps310u print server to share a laser usb printer over my local network. The printer is supported and I am able to find it and add it to the shared network printers of my pc. ...
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Windows - Command for adding new printer port type using inf files

Is there any batch or powershell command to add new printer port type using inf files. I am able to see only below commands for adding TCP-IP and LPR ports and not port type. rundll32 - Install ...
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Deleting jobs from Job History on Xerox Workcentre Pro 123

How do you delete one or more fax jobs from the Job History on a Xerox Workcentre Pro 123? The Xerox Workcentre Pro 123 is a combination copier, printer, scanner and fax machine, and it keeps a ...
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Print server PS310U and Printer standby mode

I am experiencing an annoying behavior with my Tp-Link PS310U print server. I have connected it to a Samsung C430 printer, which is a USB laser printer. Actually, everything works fine as long as the ...
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Automatically Setting Printer ACLs for Multiple Printers on Multiple Terminal Servers

Does anyone have an example of how to script (preferably as a batch file) to set ACLs on multiple printers installed on multiple servers? I searched Google and found some examples of settings ACLs on ...
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Broadcasting a printer from Cups / Samba

I am currently attempting to broadcast my postscript printer from my debian machine to other (Windows) based machines on the network. I came across this article and this article which explained the ...
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RDS Server 2012 R2 and OSX - Printer redirection

I have clients connecting with OSX 10.10 to a RD Server 2012 R2 with MS Remote Desktop App. Printer: Canon C3320 and HP LJ 500 The problem: All Word and PDF files are getting blown up to 20 MB and ...
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Zyxel GS2210 errors on single port connected to printer

We have a Zyxel GS2210 Switch. One of the ports is connected to a HP Officejet Pro 8620 Printer. The webgui of the switch has a column called "errors" with a counter for every single port. Since there ...
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duplicate printers windows 2012 r2 (same printer)

We have the following setup: Windows 2012r2 Remote desktop server (x1) Windows 2012r2 Print server Network printers are added once to the print server Printers are installed to users remote desktop ...
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Keep Ricoh Aficio SP C240DN printing with low toner [closed]

When toner is low the printer shows a warning which requires you to press the Start button on the front of the printer before it will print every document. Is there a way to bypass this so it keeps ...
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Ping/print successful, cannot scan to network or access web interface for printer

We have an odd issue with one of our printers. As stated in the title, we can ping the printer, run a traceroute, can print and even scan if we use the Brother Control Center app but we're switching ...
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Lexmark X795 color printer

Issue I have this issue with Lexmark X795 color printer. It's defaulting to Tray 3, when printing, for every single user. Even if I make Tray 1 a default tray, it'll still print to tray one. ...
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Query total page count via SNMP HP Laserjet

I was asked to get hold of the total pages counts for the 100+ printers we have at work. All of them are HP Laser or Business Jets of some description and the vast majority are connected via some ...
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Printer dropping packets while in standby mode

We have an HP LaserJet Pro 400 M401n connected to a Brocade ICX6450-24P that is having some intermittent connection issues while it is in standby mode. I have a feeling there might be some electrical ...
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How to limit usb 2.0 port to work as usb 1.1 in ubuntu?

Ive got problem with kvm usb forwarding and printing (windows xp guest goes BSOD when i try to print something). Ive been adviced to change usb to 1.1 version. That only kvm works with 1.1 not 2.0 ...
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Sharing a USB printer with IPP (internet printing protocol)?

I have a small server (Linux 2.6.x) with one dedicated USB port only for printers. And I have been asked to configure a software to automatically share via IPP (Internet Printing Protocol) any printer ...
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How to add accounting code to Sharp PPD driver on Ubuntu/CUPS

I have access to two Sharp printers (MX-C300P, MX-2614NR), but they require accounting codes ("user number") to be submitted with jobs. Has anyone managed to do this? (I managed it once with a Xerox, ...
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Network Printer Issue

I have a Windows-7 Desktop at office. There is a network printer Dell MFP2335dn which is installed on this dekstop. The printer worked fine for me(I could print from my desktop), sometime back but ...
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Print one file on multiple network printers (Windows)

In my office, there are several PCs running Windows. Each of them has its own printer. Is it possible to print a file from my laptop simultaneously on those printers, using IP address/lpt/whatever? In ...
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Printing over remote desktop

I have a server running 2012 r2 and a customer who is working on the server remotely who uses a Konica Minolta bizhub C353 printer. The printer appears to be redirected OK, it is visible on the ...
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Force LAN port speed on an Airport Extreme

We had a small 8-port Cisco switch in one school with two devices connected to it, and swapped it out for an Airport Extreme, both to reuse the Cisco device and to improve the wireless connectivity in ...
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Importing 'Devices and Printers' from one server to another

I have a windows server 2003 that is in the process of getting replaced. It has a long list of printers connected; I'm looking for some method of 'importing' the printers from the 2003 to my new ...
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Prints sent to redirected remote desktop printers do not print

I have an HP Photosmart 7510 printer attached to my workstation (Windows 8.1 x64) that is functioning properly. I RDP into a 2012 R2 x64 server and print a simple string from notepad.exe to the ...
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One KONICA MINOLTA printer reset to defaults settings on each reboot - Windows 7

I have a problem with the KONICA MINOLTA 224e printer driver for Windows 7 pro 64 bit. When a user changes the printer settings from the control panel, for example switching from color to mono, the ...
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Network printers randomly print blank documents

We have two printers connected straight through Ethernet without a print server, one is a Samsung M2875FD, and the other one a Dell 1320c. Since we installed the Samsung printer, everybody noticed ...
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Are dot matrix printers still used anywhere?

I remember working as a summer IT support guy in a warehouse where orders were printed on carbon copy paper using a dot matrix printer. Are those noisy beasts still around in some special uses or is ...
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Windows 2008 Terminal Services “Easy Print” and Matrix Printers

Server: Windows 2008 Server Standard SP2 with "Terminal Services" role Clients: Windows XP SP3 + .NET 3.5 Framework SP1 + Remote Desktop Client 7.0 We are using "Easy Print" feature which allows ...
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Deleted printers keeps coming back - and multiply

My users are on 2012 R2 RDS Session Host servers. I've used "Deploy Printers" (from Print Manager) to deploy 4 printers. The last week, I've had a lot of problems where users can't print. If I ...
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HP P4014n will only print letter size

Had a user using HP P4014n locally, device suddenly stopped printing, I removed the printer, and uninstalled and reinstalled the printer drivers. Then readded printer. Now it will not auto-detect ...
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File & Printer Sharing not working on Windows Server 2008 R2

When trying to share an existing printer i receive the following error message: printer settings could not be saved. operation could not be completed (error 0x00000001) I have already tried ...
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CUPS-PDF Output Filename Fix

I'm using Virtual PDF Printer with cups-pdf package in debian 7.7 wheezy. I have some problem with output PDF filename. It's work correctly when I Print .rtf document with wordpad. But, when I Print ....
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Power Conditioners and Laser Printers [closed]

Is it safe to plug a laser printer into a power conditioner? In this case, it is a Brother HL-2170W plugged into a Panamax M5400-EX.
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Reduce Printer Waste and Paper Usage

We have a computer lab that we need to reduce wasted paper/ wasteful printing. This is a open use student lab for students (no user accounts). Often times students will erroneously print the same ...
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Why can't I see the Printer? [closed]

I have a Small Network set up as follows: Internet>Modem>Router A     Printer     Workstations Dept A     Router B     &...
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Turning on one PC causes another PC to boot up also

When a particular user logs into her Windows 7 PC (PC A) on my LAN, another Windows 7 PC (PC B) will turn on, if it isn’t turned on already. The one thing these two PCs have in common is that PC B ...