How-to Install Samsung Printers Drivers on Linux Mint 17.x 32-64bit Easy Guide

March 9th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Samsung Printers Quick-Start on Mint 17.x




Hello Mint User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Samsung Printers and Scanners Drivers on Linux Mint 17.x Rebecca/Rafaela/Rosa LTS i386/amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

This Guide is good for All Samsung Printers Models including:

  • Samsung Color Laser Printers Drivers Installation on Mint
  • Samsung Color Multifunction Printers and Scanners Drivers Installation on Mint
  • Samsung Black & White Laser Printers Drivers Installation on Mint
  • Samsung Black & White Multifunction Printers and Scanners Drivers Installation on Mint
Installing Samsung Printers Driver on Mint 17.x - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Installing Samsung Printers Driver on Mint 17.x - Open Terminal
  2. SetUp the apt-get Repository

    sudo bash -c 'echo "deb http://www.bchemnet.com/suldr/ debian extra" >> /etc/apt/sources.list'
  3. Download the Package Keyring for Repository

    Get Repository Keyring



  4. Access the Target location
    (Usually Downloads go in the Home folder or the Temporary directory /tmp)

    cd ~/Downloads

    Or when downloaded with Firefox maybe:

    cd /tmp/mozilla*

    To Verify that it’s there List the contents with:

    ls .
  5. Install the Keyring

    sudo dpkg -i suldr-keyring_2_all.deb
  6. Refrest the Apt Sources

    sudo apt-get update
  7. List All Available Printer/Scanner Drivers

    apt-cache search suld-driver



  8. Find the Proper suld-driver to Install

    Check Samsung Printers
  9. Install the Samsung Mint Driver

    sudo apt-get install suld-driver-[RIGHTVERSION]

    Substitute [RIGHTVERSION] with the Version found on the Above step.

  10. Install Samsung GUI Printer Manager

    sudo apt-get install suld-configurator-2-qt4

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