You can leave a response , or trackback from your own site. This brings up a new page. It is fairly rare to find drivers which match to your exact model. Luckily, most printers are very similar to a lot of other printers, so you can use the drivers for a similar model. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. You will then need to put in your user name and password the same password you use in terminal for sudo and the name you put in while setting up Ubuntu at least for me thats what the user name and password were This takes you to a new page. I figured out that installing foomatic-db-compressed-ppds was what I needed to do in order to have the right drivers available.
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I am having difficulty installing driver for my mfc scanner. The required package needs to be installed “sane-utils” sudo apt-get install sane-utils Next download the correct version of the Linux Driver ,fc-7420 The brother is attached to a windows XP machine and is shared.
Step 9 Under maintenance select print test page. BB code is On. Anyone have any suggestions? Notify fmc-7420 of new comments via email. Search this Thread Advanced Search. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.
Join our community today! Hi, glad to have here an adept windows guy. This is what I have tried: I put the spaces in so its easy to copy and paste you do not need the spaces.
Do not confuse it with other drivers. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.
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Brother MFC-7420 – Ubuntu – Linux
This entry was kinux on November 8, at February 10th, 1. We are running Sidux as far as I know. Step 1 Type in the browser address bar localhost: Step by step to get Brothers printer driver using cups Ubuntu Step 3 Select Administration which is colored blue. Thanks for your reply.
Brother MFC – Ubuntu – Linux
I think the crucial step may have been using the IP address notation lpd: Connect it through USB to a computer running Linux. I needed to scoll down to see it Step 4 Select add printer. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration.
I hope this helps if you are trying to get the MFC printer to work using cupps. Foomatic was installed automatically when I used apt-get to install CUPS, and the printer was detected in the web interface with no trouble.