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Old 06-28-2008, 03:53 PM   #1
bemormon
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Hello, this is my question: How to connect my hp photosmart 2610 to my linux program computer, the package has a windows CD and a Macintosh CD, which one am I suppose to use? or do I need to do something else. Waiting for answer thank you.
 
Old 06-28-2008, 03:56 PM   #2
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hello,

what Distro are you using? Many of the distros come with most of the printer drivers out there. I have an HP1020 and I just plugged it in and worked.
If for some reason your distro doesn't have the drivers google it my friend and you will find them.
 
Old 06-28-2008, 06:42 PM   #3
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It looks like printing should not be a problem using CUPS:
http://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?pid=379100

Here is info about using CUPS:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_...rinting_System

I am confident that CUPS is already installed on your linux distribution.

It seems that it is not too difficult to get working in the ubuntu/kubuntu distributions:

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=28209
http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-83832.html

This link says that using CUPS and the Photosmart 2600 driver, it should work ok:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/hcl/sh...t=3181&cat=all
 
  


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