Register a domain and help support LQ
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.


  Search this Thread
Old 05-21-2009, 03:00 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: May 2009
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Smile [SOLVED] Cups via Samba (printer on Windows XP workstation)

I've an Windows XP workstation + Samsung ML1710 USB Printer and an Linux gOS workstation.

Installing the cups driver on the Linux workstation for "Windows Printing via SAMBA", model "Samsung ML1710" (i've checked various PPD file driver: Samsung, OpenPrinting, gdi, etc...) and testing it, i've get more papers with strange characters from the printer and is need remove the element from the "Windows printer queue" and shutdown the printer.

Note: in the Windows printer queue element details, i can see that the "print type" is TEXT (no GRAPHIC!!!) and the total pages number is 0 (zero)

Installing the printer directly on the Linux workstation (USB port) it work fine and i can use it.

Somebody can help me?... Thanks

Last edited by StarNiell; 05-21-2009 at 08:33 AM. Reason: SOLVED
Old 05-21-2009, 08:31 AM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: May 2009
Posts: 2

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
SOLVED... Set the default print process to RAW on XP wrkstation


simply set the default print processor to RAW on Windows XP Samsung ML1710 printer properties.

...under "Printers and Fax", right click on the Printer, click Properties, click the Advanced Tab, click the "Print Processor" button and set the default value to RAW.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
CUPS - SAMBA printer preferences not kept azzopard Linux - Server 0 07-29-2008 11:42 AM
Help printer from a samba shared printer from linux (using cups) epod69 Linux - Networking 3 12-04-2005 10:44 PM
CUPS printer through SAMBA Thakowbbery Linux - Software 1 10-06-2005 01:39 PM
network printer samba + cups brasuca Linux - Networking 1 05-25-2004 04:44 AM
Installing Samba Cups printer aikempshall Slackware 2 03-30-2004 11:27 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:14 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration