[SPAM] Re: Printers and scanners installation

Don and/or Mila Trombley donmila at shaw.ca
Sat Jan 13 23:06:06 UTC 2007


Alfred wrote:

>Hi:
>Have your HP printer attached to the Computer, and then turned on. Then
>turn on the computer.
>For the Add Printer GUI, go to the desktop. On the Top Panel are three
>words. Applications, Places and System. Click on System. On the drop
>down Menu roll the mouse over Administration. There is a little arrow
>mark to the right of it, and another Drop Down Menu Appears, move the
>cursor onto this new Drop Down Menu, move it down the menu list until
>you get to Printers. Click on Printers. You may need to put in your
>Password. A Dialog Box comes up, and this is the Add Printer GUI! Go far
>enough into the Add Printer Procedure, to see what might be needed. Then
>go to www.linuxprinters.com to get from there any needed file. The HPLIP
>file another person gave you the Links to get to that, if it is needed. 
>
>They call it a GUI because in the old Linux you would have to do all
>this in the Terminal, but now they have a little program, that allows
>you to add a printer, in a Graphical Mode. If you needed extra files
>then get them, but if it sees your printer it might not need them. Click
>on Test Print. Is your printer working? If not then you might need to
>use some other printing system. With HP quite likely it will work OK!
>
>Hope this helps, and hope you could answer my question?
>
>Alfred!
>
>On Fri, 2007-12-01 at 17:13 -0800, Don and/or Mila Trombley wrote:
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>>Alan Pater wrote:
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>>>On 1/12/07, *Don and/or Mila Trombley* <donmila at shaw.ca 
>>><mailto:donmila at shaw.ca>> wrote:
>>>
>>>    I have a HP deskjet 930c printer and a Hp Scanjet 4300c which I
>>>    wish to
>>>    install.
>>>
>>>
>>>What happens if you use the normal Add Printer GUI application to 
>>>setup the printer?
>>>
>>>
>>>      
>>>
>>That will probably do the trick, but, I don't know  where the Add 
>>Printer GUI is..
>>
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Thanks for this information. However, I am in the midst of a  'flu, and 
got a big head ache,, so will have to wait
till I ged bedder, und ken dink.....

Don.




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