This means you’ll need to either use a Windows or Mac computer or VM to configure it, and then be able to use it from Ubuntu. Everything else that I’ve needed to print has worked fine using the HLW selection as model. Can you also try whether your printers work with the model selection Brother HL and the driver hl7x0 on any Ubuntu version? Used the version 1. Most likely it is not going to be a problem.
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Release the Go button. I’ve mostly solved this problem, by doing something simple.
Brother HL-2170W wifi
Works perfecly in i Sep Brother HL hl Only thing I can find is that it cannot read the toner level. Launchpad Janitor janitor wrote on Or search for ‘dummies’ guides. Printer Duplex works fine after drivers.
After months of trying and working with brother technical support have yielded little success. If you do it, be sure to follow ALL the instructions and pre-configuration with LPR and cupswrapper drivers in order to make it work.
[SOLVED] Brother HLw
Your Printer will print two pages. Join Date Jun Beans I’m running on Ubuntu There is no HL driver but with the hl you can print dpi pages and even choose ink saving modes! I went into printer properties and changed the “Device URI”.
I downloaded both linux drivers and placed them on my desktop and proceeded with step 4. I thought this was a driver issue and wanted to get the correct driver from Brother – which would hopefully solve the slow printing problem.
January 17th, 9.
Installation of the drivers from the CD was grudgingly slow. Download into a directory 2 deb files.
Both printer and scanner work perfectly. I followed his advice precisely and now my pdf files are printing great. I can’t print the testpage.
HardwareSupportComponentsPrintersBrother – Ubuntu Wiki
At least until that first test page comes out okay. And the static IP is set if you need to update the wireless info at any point in the future.
Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else. I 2170e only tested one page, probably should test a few more complex graphics but for now I’m a very happy camper. Partners Support Community Ubuntu. But my mind changed uhuntu a few days: HardwareSupportComponentsPrintersBrother last edited Printing speed is back to normal.
Automatically identified as HL in 8. I’m now one step closer to dumping windows completely. But I left it as it was for a while, until I finally got tired of waiting 20 minutes ubunu page to print shipping labels for 15 boxes one day. Auto-discovered device on network. Margins are a bit on the small side though.