How to set up the driver for an HP all-in-one printer/scanner on CentOS 7 Linux? First, install these packages and it may ask you to download and install other plugins. Without these packages, my printer does work. # yum install hplip hplip-gui hpijs Second, install plugins for the HP printer. # hp-plugin Then you can […]
How to configure Linux to use the scanner (not only the printer) in an HP all-in-one printer? The OS is Fedora 22 and the connection between the HP all-in-one printer and the PC is through wireless. The printer is working well. You can check this post for configuring the printer and scanner of HP All-In-One […]
How to set up the driver for an HP printer on Linux Mint or Ubuntu? First install the packages: sudo aptitude install hplip hplip-gui Then run sudo hp-setup and follow the GUI instructions to set up the printer. Answered by Eric Z Ma.
How to resume the printing job on HP printers if the paper runs out on Linux? A tip: “lifting the cover to access the toner and putting it down without touching anything else will clear the out of paper error and continue printing” from here. Answered by Eric Z Ma.
How to quickly print a plain text file to printers from a terminal in Linux? You can also use enscript: enscript – convert text files to PostScript, HTML, RTF, ANSI, and overstrikes http://www.pkill.info/linux/man/1-enscript/ enscript text-file Answered by Eric Z Ma. The lp command can print a plain text file to a printer. My favorite command: […]
How to use HP Printer connected with USB on Fedora Linux 19. Install these packages and it may ask you to download and install other plugins. Without these packages, my printer does work. # yum install hplip hplip-gui hpijs Answered by anonymous. May also need to run: # hp-plugin to install plugins for the HP […]
The hplip packages contains all the tools you need to set up the HP scanner. For scanning, you may use the sane and xsane tools. The tricky part to enable the scanner is carefully choose which driver to use from the hplip package. If you choose a non-suitable driver, only the printer will work and […]
First time getting my hand on a plotter (HP Designjet 500) directly to print a poster, I found it was an interesting experience. But configuring the printer settings was not that straightforward compared to using normal office A4 printers. I took photos of how it was configured for reference of my own and also those […]