*Ubuntu 16.04 does not "discover" the printer Samsung ML-1660, though "printer-driver-splix" has been installed.

Bas G. Roufs - in English basroufs at gmail.com
Thu Jan 5 23:56:23 UTC 2017


Hello Kim and Everybody.

Thanks for trying to help me.  I have been trying to follow your advises - 
however, I still do not get my printer working at *Ubuntu 16.04. 

Yours.

Bas.
On vrijdag 30 december 2016 12:03:19 CET Kim Briggs wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 30, 2016 at 7:54 AM, Bas G. Roufs - in English
> 
> <basroufs at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello Everybody.
> > 
> > The package "printer-driver-splix" has been installed at my system, when
> > making a fresh install of Kubuntu 16.04. This package is aimed at
> > providing
> > drivers for, amongst others,  the printer Samsung ML-1660. However, when
> > plugging in the printer, the system does NOT recognise it.
> 
> [snip]
> 
> > Bas G. Roufs.
> 
> Hello, I realize you may have reasons for wanting to plug in the
> printer to the computer, but on a brief search, it seems that this
> printer can be used on a network as well(?)  So, I want to mention for
> everybody that I have been using the Samsung MLXXX series printers via
> a network for over 10 years with great success.  Here is a brief
> description. I should add that there is a web-based "sync-through"
> software available for information and administration after the
> printer is installed.  Hope this helps.
> 
> http://kimbriggs.com/computer/samsung-ml-3312nd-linux


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