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Old 11-04-2002, 10:33 AM   #1
den_santiago
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Angry Printer Printing Problem


I previously installed Linux Mandrake(Blue Bird) 8.2. All seem to
worked out well in the installation and configuration of the
softwares and hardwares the system is using. The only difference I
noticed with it compared with Linux Mandrake 7.1 (Helium) is that
it couldn't properly detect my printer which is a CANON BJC 4200SP
but unlike on the HELIUM it worked fine with the setting of CANON
BJC 4000 Series. I tried to manually install the printer which was
successful in detection. The problem is it doesn't print right. I had
to use CUPS as the printing system. All it keeps on printing are a set
of garbled characters. Can anyone help me out? Or might give me some
suggestions? It will be greatly appreciated.
 
Old 11-04-2002, 11:06 AM   #2
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you might try the bjc-600 driver, works for my bjc 4100.
 
Old 11-06-2002, 02:44 AM   #3
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RE: PRINTER PRINTING PROBLEM

Thanks for the quick reply. But now its not printing at all. I don't know whats wrong? . Maybe I'll try to reinstall it again for the second time. . Anyway your help is greatly appreciated .
 
  


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