There are no drivers available in the Software Center. February 21st, When the config GUI opens, right click on the printer and select ‘properties’. Results 1 to 10 of I installed it despite the software center warning that it was “of bad quality”.

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Then run the application from the terminal with:. When the config GUI opens, right click on the printer and select ‘properties’. I tested this on bit Ubuntu Cuups as a guest Name. I just had to click a few things and I was done. Secondly – my setup is on a wired network. Contact a Chrome Support Agent.

CUPS printing Success with Brother HLDW : chromeos

I have instructions with pictures at my blog. There are no drivers available in the Software Center. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. The patched drivers give access to ALL the features of the printer. As a lightweight OS designed primarily for web-based and app-based computing, it is fast, secure, and resilient to viruses and malware.


How to Print from a Chromebook Help: If you want to configure wifi or ethernet printing, you will need to configure CUPS. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our brothre terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Install the resulting two slackware packages using installpkg. Do all the following steps as root. I clicked on the LPR deb one and was able to install it because the software centre popped up and I just had to click. The terminal will broher you where your init.

It is not hooked up to any of the computers, it is standing alone on the wifi. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.


Zipso Chromebook Comparison Chart. My first step was to manually download, starting from Brother’s support site:.

It evens lists my printer in the search network printer function. I understand it is to brothrr me administrator access, however I really don’t know what cups or lpr is do I need to retype these if I restart my computer? Sign up using Facebook.


Note my version is specific and only tested for the 64 bit version of Ubuntu. Now the driver will be available to be selected in the CUPS add printer dialog, but it’s not ready yet! Have a good weekend, David. Download patched drivers to work with 64 bit ubuntu from the link above.

This doesn’t quite work for me. I tried the instructions at the beginning of this post but when I got to the end, i.

Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. I don’t know that all these steps are necessary. I’ve had the best success assigning static I.