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Old 08-25-2006, 12:48 PM   #1
aerostarlegacy
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Question How do I install a printer in SUSE 10.1


I have a network with four XP computers and one officeJet 5600 and one computer is a dual-boot with SUSE 10.1, and I was wondering how to get the printer useable in Linux. It is connected to another computer on USB001 and has all the drivers that I think it needs. When I try to add a printer, I am asked to find a PPD file. I've used linux for one week. I don't even know how to find the file! Any help?
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Old 08-25-2006, 12:52 PM   #2
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yast -> printers -> connection method -> network printer -> select printer location (windows) ->select the printer
 
  


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