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Old 08-26-2009, 01:58 AM   #1
sonu kumar
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how to install printer in open suse 11.1


hi dear all,

i want to install printer "HP officejet 5610 all in one" in open suse 11.1.

but i don't know how to install it.


thanks in advance.
 
Old 08-26-2009, 03:50 AM   #2
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From Yast --> Hardware --> Printer. If it is a network printer, first you have to specify the connection type: select "Print via Network" from the menu panel on the left, then click on the Connection Wizard button at the bottom of the page. Once you have set this, select "Printer Configurations" and click on the Add button. Follow instructions to select the correct driver and finally print a test page to see if it correctly set-up things for you.

This article explains it all more in details: http://en.opensuse.org/YaST/Modules/Printer
 
Old 07-06-2010, 06:25 AM   #3
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How to install HP P1008 printer ???????????

Hi how to install hp p1008. Using command line and with GUI??
 
Old 07-06-2010, 07:41 AM   #4
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HP is highly supports the printers they product. There are a lot of PPDs, driver for their printers on their site at the support center and they have the opensource hplip project that supports a lot of printers in a native way and SuSE is supported ( I use it at work and at home ).

Here is the link for your printer:

http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web...ard/index.html


for your HP P1008, here is the link:

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/s...t=3435688#N573

SuSE is supported by HP so there are a lot of chance you will find driver for SuSE Linux.
 
  


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