Printing multiple copies
shizzlecash at gmail.com
Wed Dec 17 21:33:39 UTC 2008
On Dec 17, 2008, at 12:47 PM, Keith Clark wrote:
> Preston Kutzner wrote:
>> On Dec 16, 2008, at 11:38 AM, Keith Clark wrote:
>>> I have tried to print multiple copies of a document within
>>> Firefox and OO.o but I only get one copy printed no matter how
>>> many I select to print.
>>> Any ideas what could be wrong here? (Ubuntu 8.10)
>> I've been having the same problem since upgrading. I'm having the
>> problem both with the HP drivers (LaserJet 4250) as well as my
>> Toshiba drivers. What I've found that works (and I believe this
>> to be a work- around, as opposed to a solution) is to make sure
>> "collate" is checked in the print dialog. If you have that
>> checked, you should get your multiple copies, even for 1-page
>> documents. I'm not sure what changed in 8.10, as I never had this
>> problem with previous versions of Ubuntu. I haven't been able to
>> confirm whether this is a CUPS problem, or a gnome-print problem.
> Perfect. I'll give that a shot!
As a follow-up; this fix apparently only works with my HP printers.
The Toshiba still doesn't print more than one copy of a document at a
One question for you, does your printer happen to be a network
printer. Are you using IPP printing?
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