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Using Your Printer in Linux
Configuring Printer Properties
Using the properties window provided by the Printers
configuration, you can change the various properties for your
machine as a printer.
Open the Unified Driver Configurator.
If necessary, switch to Printers configuration.
Select your machine on the available printers list and click
The Printer Properties window opens.
The following five tabs display at the top of the window:
: allows you to change the printer location and
name. The name entered in this tab displays on the
printer list in Printers configuration.
: allows you to view or select another port. If
you change the printer port from USB to parallel or vice
versa while in use, you must re-configure the printer port
in this tab.
: allows you to view or select another printer
driver. By clicking
, you can set the default
: shows the list of print jobs. Click
cancel the selected job and select the
check box to see previous jobs on the job list.
: shows the class that your printer is in. Click
Add to Class
to add your printer to a specific class or
Remove from Class
to remove the printer from the
to apply the changes and close the Printer
Printing a Document
Printing from Applications
There are a lot of Linux applications that you are allowed to
print from using Common UNIX Printing System (CUPS). You
can print on your machine from any such application.
From the application you are using, select
In the LPR GUI window, select the model name of your
machine from the Printer list and click
Change the printer and print job properties.