Brother HL-1030 Getting-Started Printing on Ubuntu
You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install the HL-1030 Brother Printer in Ubuntu GNU/Linux Desktop.
Most noteworthy: the Brother HL-1030 Driver Installation Procedure is Simple and require only the execution of some Basic Shell’s Commands.
Download the Brother Printer Driver Installer for LinuxBrother Printer .gz Installer
First, Choose Driver Install Tool
Then Select the Language: English or English (China)
The Driver Installation Script is the Same for All Brother Printers!
Double-Click on Archive Extract into /tmp
Or from Command Line:
gunzip -c $HOME/Downloads/linux-brprinter-installer*.gz > /tmp/linux-brprinter-installer
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Give Execution Permission.
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
chmod +x linux-brprinter-installer*
Installing Brother Printer Drivers
When Prompted Insert ‘HL-1030’ as Brother Printer Model!
Then the Installer will Provide Automatically to Download and Install the Printer and potentially also the Scanner Drivers…
Again following the CLI wizard, when Prompted about a Device URI:
- For a USB Connection Simply Enter “n”!
For a Network Shared Connection Setup Go to: http://localhost:631/printers/
Select the Printer
Select “Modify Printer”
Enter your sudo Username & Pass
Select the Protocol and Continue…
For Help see Instructions on:
Last to Achieve the SuperUser session: