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Old 08-03-2014, 06:35 AM   #1
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can I connect two printers to one computer and select whicjh to use

I have two HP printers, one is an inkjet and is set up. I also have a HP laserjet and I would like to connect this and install it, choosing which printer to use when I opt to print a document. Is this possible without using terminal commands?
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Yes, when you select print from an application there will be a list showing all printers. Highlight the the desired printer and print...
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you can even select via the CLI if its a LPT printer or a PS printer. so yes its just as easy in Linux as any other OS to select from multiple devices when printing.
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