How-to Install a New Printer on Lubuntu Linux

August 6th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Install a New Printer on Lubuntu

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step and Visually How-to Install a New Printer on Lubuntu GNU/Linux Desktop.

First Follow the Guide on Installing the Printer Driver for Linux Lubuntu Desktop!

Futhermore, there are Several different ways to install a Printer Driver on Lubuntu, but here I limit myself of Illustrating How to Install the Vendor’s Driver.

Then see the detailed Visual Instructions on How-to Add a New Printer on Lubuntu Linux Desktop.

Especially relevant: the Printers Marks supported by this guide are:

  • HP
  • Epson
  • Canon
  • Brother
  • Samsung

Finally the Post include also instructions on How to Quick-Start Scanning on Lubuntu Linux.

How-to Install a New Printer on Lubuntu Linux - Featured
  1. First Install Proprietary Printer Driver for Lubuntu:

    Printer Vendor Driver Installation Guide
  2. Then Open the System Tools >> Printers wizard

    How-to Quick-Start Printing on Lubuntu Linux - Lubuntu Open System Tools Printers Wizard
  3. And Click on Add

    Installing a New Printer for Lubuntu Linux - Add a New Printer
    And when the Proprietary Driver is Installed the New Printer should be Recognized Automatically!

  4. How-to Getting-Started with Scanner on Linux:

    Quick-Start Scanning for Linux

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