[xubuntu-users] Cups Problems on Xubuntu 14.10 64bit

Rob Ward rl.ward at bigpond.com
Fri Apr 3 00:55:10 UTC 2015

The laptop my wife uses most is connected to an ethernet HP LaserJet 4050N.
We just used a regular set up and it prints ok.
Is that close to your machine?

It has a Device URI of 'socket://'
and everything else in Printer Properties is pretty well default?

Rob Ward

On 03/04/15 02:10, John Deakin wrote:
> I am trying to get my wife's computer to print to a network printer (HP
> Officejet 4500) without success.
> I have installed and tried to use system-config-printer. Each time I try
> to make a change it just bombs out. One problem I can see is that the
> "State Enabled" box is unchecked which I understand is a CUPS problem.
> As I say when I try to check it the application simply bombs.
> Is there some configuration file I can modify without having to use
> Printer Properties or who has any suggestions about getting the Printer
> Properties to work correctly?

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