Step-by-step – Samsung Printer Trisquel Installation

November 12, 2019 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

GNU/Linux Trisquel Samsung Printer Setup – QuickStart Guide

Hi! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install Samsung Printer in Trisquel Ubuntu/Debian GNU/Linux Desktops.

And to Install Samsung Printer in Trisquel Linux is Now Easier Thanks to the Unified Driver Developed from the University of Louisiana.

This Guide is good for near All Samsung Printers Models including:

  • Samsung Color Laser Printers Drivers Installation on Trisquel
  • Samsung Color Multifunction Printers and Scanners Drivers Installation on Trisquel
  • Samsung Black & White Laser Printers Drivers Installation on Trisquel
  • Samsung Black & White Multifunction Printers and Scanners Drivers Installation on Trisquel

But be aware that for Legacy Models like (ML-15xx, ML-16xx, ML-17xx, ML-2xxx, ML-3xxx) and Color (CLP-200,CLP-3xx,CLP-5xx, CLP-6xx, CLX-21xx, CLX-31xx), an easier solution is the printer-driver-splix Setup. For a detailed list of supported see: Openprinting.org Docs.

And again for the Latest Samsung Laser Printers like the M20XX Xpress Series you should follow instead: HP/Samsung Printer Driver Setup Guide.

Moreover, as a valid Alternative also the GutenPrint Printer Drivers Suite that support more than 60 Samsung Models

Finally, after the Driver Setup to achieve the Printer Installation, follow instructions to Add Printer!

How to Install Samsung Printer Driver on Ubuntu GNU/Linux Distro
  1. 1. Launching Terminal

    Launch Terminal Shell emulator
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Open Terminal
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    And Update Apt Repository:
    sudo apt update
    Authenticate with the User Admin Pass.
    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo.
  2. 2. Installing CUPS

    Next Install/Update CUPS
    Playing:

    sudo apt install cups cups-client cups-filters cups-ipp-utils

    And if Freshly installed it need also to Started with:

    sudo service cups start

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