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Old 07-22-2009, 10:18 PM   #1
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Angry Network printer setup

I have 2 pc connected to a HP officejet j6480 1 pc connect by usb the other is eth via a router. The eth pc will not print anything but a test page. it it open a print box but won't give a option to print. he other pc is also on the same router. USB print fine.
Old 07-24-2009, 07:35 AM   #2
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Which drivers are you using? Which distro? How were the drivers installed (source? RPM?)? Are you using CUPS? Does the printer have a static IP?


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