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libusb and gutenprint in Ubuntu Jammy

I have freshly installed Ubuntu Jammy with CUPS and printer-driver-gutenprint and am having problems with my USB printer. My printer is not recognised in CUPS. When I uninstall the printer-driver-...
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Copying CUPS Configuration Between Hosts

I have a printer installed on an arch linux machine at my house and would like to install it on another computer also at my house. The printer is attached via USB to "reformed". "ryle&...
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Printer Point and Print restriction GPO not working

As a fix for the Print Nightmare, I've disabled the need for administrator privileges to install print drivers (this is working). This is effectively the same as exposing oneself to the Print ...
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Offline install of all win 10 printer drivers

I want to download the whole set of printer drivers that Microsoft does not distribute anymore since Windows 7 and install/deploy them without windows update or internet access. I am aware that I can ...
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Printer Management

On our network we are getting an error every time we attempt to add a printer or sometimes print to printers. The error states that new drivers are needed to installed to print however we are using ...
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How do I modify "job-cancel-after" of a CUPS printer?

If I send a pdf as raw to a printer through lp, the job is sometimes (if the printer was in standby) not printed and its status is "deleted" in the CUPs WebGUI. If I check the content of the ...
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How to connect local printer to AWS RDP and then expose to network

What I want to achieve is Connect my home printer to a RDP in AWS then expose that printer to AWS VPC so any device connected to that VPC can send print jobs to the home printer. What I don't want is ...
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Powershell: print directly setting

I'm trying to set the printer settings to "Print directly to the printer" through Powershell. This because it tends to change back from time to time. I've managed to do this 2 days ago but ...
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Memory limit of LaserJet Printers: stick to the spec or okay to surpass memory size when choosing Memory Expansion modules?

This is a technical question about what would happen if one adds a 512MB memory expansion module to the HP Color LaserJet CP5225, or any other recent current modern Laserjet, while the manual states ...
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I'm trying to find the printer share name with the IP address of a network connected printer

I often need to find the Windows print queue name or share name of a printer connected to our network using just the IP address of the printer. I can use PowerShell to list all of the printers on a ...
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Preinstall printer driver without inf file

I am preinstalling printer drivers on computers in our organization using pnputil. So all users may add printers without installing drivers. Everything works fine. However, I found some Chinese ...
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What is the best way to setup a network printer in an enterprise environment?

As far as I know the printers should get a static IP (with MAC and IP binding) assigned from the DHCP Server (in this case a router) so that the IP is taken from the DHCP IP pool. An alternative to ...
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How to export a printer with its drivers and deploy it on other machine on windows 10?

I tried below commands got from this link. For exporting printer: printui.exe /Ss /n "KONICA MINOLTA Universal PCL" /a "konica_printer.dat" Only 55KB dat file generated whereas the ...
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Compromised printer?

Today the office printer produced three sheets with what seems to be random characters, and in the middle a string random1random2random3random4. This raised a red flag with us. Is this something to be ...
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How to connect Brother MFC-L2720DW from the laptop or connected by wire or through Wi-Fi?

(I have very low experience with local networks. I need to connect the shared printer...) The Brother MFC-L2720DW printer allows 3 ways to print: through USB cable, through wired LAN (patch cable, ...
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Print jobs are getting stuck in the queues of the printers on the Print server (Windows server 2016)

Print jobs are getting stuck in the queues of the printers on the Print server (Windows server 2016) The printout are being printed only after the affected printers are physically restarted. The ...
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is it possible to append the filename to the job-id of all jobs submitted to a CUPS printer?

as the title suggests, I want to append the filenames of files I print to the actual job-ID in CUPS. so if for instance i ran: lp some-file.pdf the job-ID would be: d00001-001somefile.pdf The reason I ...
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Default printer change upon RDP re-connection to terminal server

When a client makes an RDP connection to their server (Not using printer redirection), the default is set to the correct printer. However, when the client closes the connection (with the X button) and ...
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Printer Deployment via GPO - Login Time too long

our printers are configured as shared printers on a printserver. They are deployed via GPO to different users/groups. Currently the printer GPOs are set to "Remove this item whn it is no longer ...
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DEBIAN: how to pair a bluetooth printer on console

So the status is this: 1) The USB Bluetooth Dongle is inserted, and recognized. root@server:~# lsusb Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2....
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Checking RAW file sended to network printer

I have a problem with tracking down an issue with printing specific types of reports (invoice) from an ERP system on Xerox network printers. The ERP system use SAP Crystal Reports to generate ...
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How to configure a server to support 10-20 hp thin clients [closed]

Please I need step by step instructions on how to configure and connect hp thin clients to a window 7 and 8 server. I also need step by step instructions on how to connect POS thermal printer to the ...
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Faster way to add IP scopes to Item Level Targeting?

I have a GPO with printers mapped via the user preferences. Each printer needs to be item-level targeted only to computers in a specific IP range. I have a list of about 92 ranges that need to be ...
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How to access a device connected in another switch, which is in another subnet

How are you? I hope you're doing well. As you can see by the tittle im facing a problem trying to access a device, a printer to be more specific, in another swithc which is in another subnet. This ...
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Access print connected to another switch

I have two servers (NethServer and Zend) "creating" two different IP pools. These two servers are connected to different switches, one of the switches has a printer connected. So, how do I make the ...
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Issue with printer installation using GPP and printer separator file "pcl.sep"

We have a Kyocera CS 5551 ci printer that is shared on a server. The shared printer is configured to use the standard pcl.sep separator file and it has always worked. About 4 or 5 months ago if not ...
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Why Get-PrinterProperty returns nothing but Get-Printer son0011 works?

PS C:\Windows\system32> Get-Printer son0011 Name ComputerName Type DriverName PortName Shared Published De ...
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Printer generated PDF corrupting file permissions/file

So I am at a loss on this one. Our TOSHIBA e-STUDIO3005AC printer has been operating perfectly for ~2 years. In the last month, whenever someone scans a document, the pdf will be deposited into our ...
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Why printers are not accepting IP address from DHCP

I have moved two printers from network to subnet. Since doing that the printers are not accepting assigned IP address. I can see when looking in bluecats (proteus) that the device is showing up and it ...
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GPO Deploy Printer Based on User Attribute

I am trying to deploy printers based on the Office attribute in AD. If a user is assigned to the Richmond office they should get those printers. Please note this is NOT location based printing. I just ...
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Printer vs RDS server - Jobs forever stuck in the print queue

Sysadmins, i need your aid! My colleague f*ed me over and assigned a ticket that we're all stumped about for a few days, i hope you guys could help me survive it. We have a Windows Server 2016 RDS ...
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Something missing for PowerShell install Printer

I am trying to prepare a PowerShell script to install printers. This will be for an automated task where printer names and IP addresses will be provided as available. Most of the script appears to ...
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RDS Server 2016 Disable Easy Print on Epson TM (POS receipt printer)

Currently have RDS setup on Win Server 2016 it is using the "Easy Print Driver" for all locally connected (redirected) Epson TM t20-ii printers (about 10 POS receipt paper stations). I have installed ...
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New office wireless setup, printer only accessible from one AP

We had Comcast install their "WiFi Pro" package yesterday which essentially was just adding two APs to our current set up. The APs are connected by ethernet to wall jacks which are connected directly ...
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Show offline hosts as OK

In Icingaweb2 I'd like to show some unreachable hosts as OK (green), while only performing dependent checks on each of these hosts when the respective host is available. Some background: I'm using ...
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Prevent Deletion of Printers Enabled, but does not work

I've got a GPO that is linked to the OU with all our user accounts. I've got some printers in the GPO. GPO > User Config > Preferences > Control Panel > Printers > (Printers) I've enabled 'prevent ...
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Issues with Deploying multiple printers in a single GPO with Item-Level Targeting

I have a single GPO that contains all printers I need to deploy. The security filtering for this GPO is set to Authenticated Users. The GPO is linked to the OU with all of our users. GPO > User Config ...
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Share printer job queue among multiple printers

Is it possible to have multiple printers and only one printer job queue? Any good software or hardware solution? Idea is like so: someone sends a print job to printer (possibly shared via Windows ...
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Retrieving CSR cache information for printer [Printer Name] failed

We've recently implemented a print server, which are a bunch of printers (a mixture of xerox and hp printers). For drivers, we used global drivers, and specific driver for that printer. The printers ...
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Printer stops pinging after 3 minutes from IPSEC remote side. Continues from local side

I have a very strange issue that I have come across twice now. It is making me go cross-eyed. We have two sites, one runs our server infrastructure and the other hosts end-users. There is an IPSEC ...
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Skip printing dialog on Debian

If you are running a ticket application on desktops, how would you limit the users to make any change to the printing job configuration? Ticket application is an electron app. Currently it launches ...
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Remove Network Printer with Powershell Fail

I did a powershell script that remove network printer. It is run with a scheduled deployed by GPP in user preferences that runs at any session logon. Here is the script. It does search for printer ...
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SNMP : I want to change the community name in ZT230-200dpi ZPL Zebra printer?

I have an SNMP issue with the community name. The default name is "public" . When I tried to change it to anther one, I find that I can walk the SNMP with two name "public" and "loreal" (giving the ...
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How to change SNMP community name of a Zebra ZM600 printer?

I want to change SNMP community Name in Zebra ZM600 printer from public to private for ex: snmpwalk -v1 -c public "address IP" enterprises.10642.20.10.10.5 when I walk the MIB tree I use public like ...
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Windows Server 2012 (R2) Terminalserver - Printers via GPO are sometimes not working

I am experiencing an issue with multiple Windows Server 2012 (R2) Terminalservers in different domains at different sites. The problems occur on both, the R2-version and the non-R2-version. Each ...
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How to setup Konica Minolta C224e for scan to SMB share on domain server?

I am trying to set up our Office printer (Konica Minolta C224e), to save scaned files to our Windows 2012 fileserver. I created domain user printer that has access to specific shares, but no luck so ...
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How to add printer to Active Directory in Windows Server 2016?

I have a few printers which I can view in Print Management. I have enabled in two of them "List in Directory" option, but they don't appear under Active Directory Users and Computers. Where exactly ...
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Exporting and Importing Printer Settings using PowerShell

I am looking for a solution to export settings which were made on a specific printer which uses for example a "CAB A3 300DPI" Driver and import them afterwards on a diffrent device, which is using the ...
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Add printer VBS Script SWbemObjectEx Access denied

The script runs fine when run as admin on the local computer, but when deployed via GPO as a startup script gets 'access denied' from SWbemObjectEx.put_. Here's the whole script: strComputer = "." ...
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HOW TO: Resolve HP Printer Driver Installation Issues on Windows 10

Symptoms First off; for several HP OfficeJet Printers (such as with the HP Officejet 6500A e-All-in-One Printer - E710a) the HP Installer downloaded from the website, or via the HP Print and Scan ...
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