How to Install a Printer Driver to Ubuntu

  1. Search on the Internet. Your printer might need special software. If you don’t have to, do the following.
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    Be sure that your printer is connected, either directly with your pc or in your network.

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    Click on System settings >> Printers. This will take you to the Add Printer screen.

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    Click on Add.

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    Click on printer URI and give link for local printer.

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    If it is a network printer, click on Network printer and search for host of your printer in network.

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