Installing a printer

Scott Blair scott.blair at
Fri Nov 21 23:28:23 UTC 2014

On Fri, 2014-11-21 at 18:13 -0500, Scott Blair wrote:
> I can't get Ubuntu to see my printer. It is hooked up to my computer
> through a USB cable. In the past install it worked fine. But on this new
> install, when I go to system settings and click on printer I get a box
> that says: "Printing services not available. Start this service on this
> computer or connect to another server." The ADD button is shaded out. I
> checked and CUPS is installed. What am I missing?

Got it working, Reinstalled CUPS then rebooted, Found printer right away
and worked.

Scott Blair

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