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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 4.10.5
 
* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 4.10.5
 
* '''Status:''' After installing ‘task-printing’ with Synaptic I could see and configure the printer.
 
* '''Status:''' After installing ‘task-printing’ with Synaptic I could see and configure the printer.
Printing:
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* Printing:
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**  Prints well
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**  No support for ink marker levels
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* Scanning:
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**  Works using XSane from computer
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**  Does Not Work from Device > Scan > To PC...
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* Fax:
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**  Not used or tested.
  
- Prints well
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== Dell ==
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== Epson ==
  
- No support for ink marker levels
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=== Perfection Scan V500 ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2013.02
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE4
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* '''Known problems or issues:''' There are 3 specific files to download and install. These files are not in Synaptic.
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*  1. iscan-data-1.21.0-1.noarch.rpm
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*  2. iscan-2.29.1-5.usb0.1.ltdl7.i386.rpm
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*  3. iscan-plugin-gt-x770-2.1.2-1.i386.rpm
  
Scanning:
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Iscan-data must be installed first and the scanner must NOT be plugged in and you MUST install all 3 files for it to work. I have not given the Epson a thorough test to see what is full capabilities are since I only installed it today. Presumably it will be fully functional though.
  
- Works using XSane from computer
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=== Stylus CX4800 Multifunctional ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 4.6.1
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* '''Known problems or issues:''' None
  
- Does Not Work from Device > Scan > To PC...
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=== Stylus CX7400 ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 4.6.1
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* '''Known problems or issues:''' None
  
Fax:
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=== Stylus CX7450 ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 4.6.1
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* '''Known problems or issues:''' None
  
- Not used or tested.
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=== Stylus Photo R285 ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' PCLOS2007
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE3.5
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* '''Known Problems or issues:''' None
  
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=== Stylus T13 ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2010.10 Fully updated
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 4.6.1
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* '''Known Problems or issues:''' None
  
Dell
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=== NX415 All-in-one Printer ===
Epson
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' PCLinuxOS 2010 and later
 
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 4.6.1, Plasma 5, WindowMaker, XFCE
Perfection Scan V500
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* '''Known Problems or issues:''' None
 
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* '''Other Notes:''' Will work with the supplied Gutenprint drivers or with Epson's ESC-P/R driver, the latter being recommended if you plan to upgrade to a newer Epson model. If you use the latter, be sure that the '''lsb-lib64''' and '''task-printing''' packages are installed before installing the Epson ESC-P/R driver.
PCLinuxOS Version: 2013.02
 
Desktop Environment: KDE4
 
Known problems or issues: There are 3 specific files to download and install. These files are not in Synaptic.
 
 
 
1. iscan-data-1.21.0-1.noarch.rpm
 
2. iscan-2.29.1-5.usb0.1.ltdl7.i386.rpm
 
3. iscan-plugin-gt-x770-2.1.2-1.i386.rpm
 
 
 
Iscan-data must be installed first and the scanner must NOT be plugged in and you MUST install all 3 files for it to work.
 
I have not given the Epson a thorough test to see what is full capabilities are since I only installed it today.
 
Presumably it will be fully functional though.
 
 
 
 
 
Stylus CX4800 Multifunctional
 
 
 
PCLinuxOS Version: 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
 
Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
 
Known problems or issues: None
 
 
 
Stylus CX7400
 
 
 
PCLinuxOS Version: 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
 
Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
 
Known problems or issues: None
 
 
 
Stylus CX7450
 
 
 
PCLinuxOS Version: 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
 
Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
 
Known problems or issues: None
 
 
 
Stylus Photo R285
 
PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2007
 
Desktop Environment: KDE3.5
 
Known Problems or issues: None
 
 
 
Stylus T13
 
PCLinuxOS Version: 2010.10 Fully updated
 
Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
 
Known Problems or issues: None
 
 
 
NX415 Multi Functional Printer
 
PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2010 updated
 
Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
 
Known Problems or issues: None
 
 
 
 
 
C42UX
 
PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2009, 2010.12
 
Desktop Environment:KDE3.5, KDE 4.6.1, Gnome
 
Known Problems or Issues: In Gnome;
 
1st: Made sure packages task-printing, printerdrake, and task-printing-epson were installed.
 
2nd: Turn off 'auto config' for printerdrake. Choose the printer from the list. Found Epson C42UX, and chose the CUPS + gutenprint (en) driver.
 
3rd: Print a test page.
 
  
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=== C42UX===
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* '''PCLinuxOS''' Version: PCLOS2009, 2010.12
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE3.5, KDE 4.6.1, Gnome
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' In Gnome;
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**  1st: Made sure packages task-printing, printerdrake, and task-printing-epson were installed.
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**  2nd: Turn off 'auto config' for printerdrake. Choose the printer from the list. Found Epson C42UX, and chose the CUPS + gutenprint (en) driver.
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**  3rd: Print a test page.
  
 
== Hewlett-Packard (HP) ==
 
== Hewlett-Packard (HP) ==
  
HP Deskjet 1000 (J110 Series)
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=== HP OfficeJet 4632 ===
PCLinuxOS Version: 2012, 2013.04
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2017
Desktop Environment: KDE4.10.1
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE5 Plasma
Known Problems or Issues: NONE
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' NONE
Plug in USB cable and setup through PCC (PCLOS Control Center) Make sure that you have installed 'task-printing-HP' from synaptic.
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All-in-One Print • Scan • Scan • Copy
This is an inexpensive ($29.99 at Frys # 6499592) basic no thrills inkjet printer. Straight through paper feed.
 
Up to 16 pages per minute black, 12 ppm color
 
Paper Size: 4" x 6" to 8.5" x 14"; up to 1,000 pages per month
 
Does not come with USB cable
 
  
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=== HP Deskjet 1000 (J110 Series) ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2012, 2013.04
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE4.10.1
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' NONE
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* Plug in USB cable and setup through PCC (PCLOS Control Center) Make sure that you have installed 'task-printing-HP' from synaptic. This is an inexpensive ($29.99 at Frys # 6499592) basic no thrills inkjet printer. * Straight through paper feed.
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** Up to 16 pages per minute black, 12 ppm color
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** Paper Size: 4" x 6" to 8.5" x 14"; up to 1,000 pages per month
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** Does not come with USB cable
  
HP Color LaserJet CP1217
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=== HP Color LaserJet CP1217 ===
PCLinuxOS Version: 2010.1, 2010-12 updated
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2010.1, 2010-12 updated
Desktop Environment: KDE4.4, KDE 4.6
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE4.4, KDE 4.6
Known Problems or Issues:
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:'''
In 2010.1, make sure all printer-stuff is installed from Synaptic, and do a manual config of the printer via PCLinuxOS Control Center (don't let it install automatically).
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In 2010.1, make sure all printer-stuff is installed from Synaptic, and do a manual config of the printer via PCLinuxOS Control Center (don't let it install automatically).<br>
 
In 2010.12 fully updated: none (even automatical recognition, however you have to select printer model HP CP1215 (instead of 1217). The 1215-driver is also the one HP provides for Windows.
 
In 2010.12 fully updated: none (even automatical recognition, however you have to select printer model HP CP1215 (instead of 1217). The 1215-driver is also the one HP provides for Windows.
  
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=== HP DeskJet 3420 ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2007, 2009, 2010
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 3.5, KDE4.6, Enlightenment, ...
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* '''Other Comments:''' works also in older versions of PCLinuxOS (0.92, 0.93b, ...)
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' None
  
HP DeskJet 3420
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=== HP DeskJet 5550 ===
PCLinuxOS Version: 2007, 2009, 2010
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2007, 2009, 2010
Desktop Environment: KDE 3.5, KDE4.6, Enlightenment, ...
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 3.5, XFCE, ...
Other Comments: works also in older versions of PCLinuxOS (0.92, 0.93b, ...)
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* '''Other Comments:''' worked also in older versions of PCLinuxOS (0.92, 0.93b, ...)
Known Problems or Issues: None
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' None
 
 
 
 
HP DeskJet 5550
 
PCLinuxOS Version: 2007, 2009, 2010
 
Desktop Environment: KDE 3.5, XFCE, ...
 
Other Comments: worked also in older versions of PCLinuxOS (0.92, 0.93b, ...)
 
Known Problems or Issues: None
 
 
Meemaw
 
Meemaw
  
HP Officejet 6000 Wireless
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=== HP Officejet 6000 Wireless ===
PCLinuxOS Version: 2010
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2010
Desktop Environment: KDE4.6.3 ...
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE4.6.3 ...
Other Comments:
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* '''Other Comments:'''
Known Problems or Issues: HPLIP update caused problem printing black. Fixed issue by using the CUPS web interface to install the printer again using hpijs driver, (OfficeJet 6000 E609n with driver hpijs 3.11.3a used.)
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' HPLIP update caused problem printing black. Fixed issue by using the CUPS web interface to install the printer again using hpijs driver, (OfficeJet 6000 E609n with driver hpijs 3.11.3a used.) Refer [http://www.pclinuxos.com/forum/index.php/topic,87414.msg760760.html#msg760760 http://www.pclinuxos.com/forum/index.php/topic,87414.msg760760.html#msg760760]<br>
Refer http://www.pclinuxos.com/forum/index.php/topic,87414.msg760760.html#msg760760
 
 
Credit to Ramchu
 
Credit to Ramchu
  
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=== HP Officejet 6500A Plus e-All-in-One ===
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2010 updated
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' Enlightenment, LXDE, OpenBox, KDE 4.6
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* '''Other Comments:'' more info. can be found here
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' None
  
HP Officejet 6500A Plus e-All-in-One
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=== HP Officejet Pro 8000 Wireless (a809) ===
PCLinuxOS Version: 2010 updated
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2010.12 fully updated
Desktop Environment: Enlightenment, LXDE, OpenBox, KDE 4.6
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE 4.6.5
Other Comments: more info. can be found here
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* '''Other Comments:'''
Known Problems or Issues: None
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' Incorrect driver (hpcups) is installed by the automatic installation routine for a USB connected printer. The correct driver (hpijs) may be installed from PCC -> Hardware -> Configure Printing and Scanning. Right-click the printer icon, select Properties -> Settings and then click the Change button against Make and Model and navigate to the hpijs driver.
 
 
 
 
HP Officejet Pro 8000 Wireless (a809)
 
PCLinuxOS Version: 2010.12 fully updated
 
Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.5
 
Other Comments:
 
Known Problems or Issues: Incorrect driver (hpcups) is installed by the automatic installation routine for a USB connected printer. The correct driver (hpijs) may be installed from PCC -> Hardware -> Configure Printing and Scanning. Right-click the printer icon, select Properties -> Settings and then click the Change button against Make and Model and navigate to the hpijs driver.
 
 
 
 
 
HP Photosmart C5200 All-in-One Printer
 
PCLinuxOS Version: 2010 updated
 
Desktop Environment: Enlightenment, LXDE, OpenBox, KDE 4.6
 
Other Comments: works very well with Linksys wireless G PrintServer WPSM54G. More information can be found here
 
Known Problems or Issues: None
 
 
 
  
HP Photosmart C4680 All-in-One Printer
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=== HP Photosmart C5200 All-in-One Printer ===
PCLinux version: 2010 and 2011
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' 2010 updated
Desktop Environments: KDE 4.x, XFCE 4.6, XFCE 4.8
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' Enlightenment, LXDE, OpenBox, KDE 4.6
Other Comments: Scanner and printing work fine - copier not tested.
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* '''Other Comments:''' works very well with Linksys wireless G PrintServer WPSM54G. More information can be found here
Known Problems or Issues: None
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' None
  
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=== HP Photosmart C4680 All-in-One Printer ===
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* '''PCLinux version:''' 2010 and 2011
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* '''Desktop Environments:''' KDE 4.x, XFCE 4.6, XFCE 4.8
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* '''Other Comments:''' Scanner and printing work fine - copier not tested.
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* '''Known Problems or Issues:''' None
  
 
== Kodak ==
 
== Kodak ==
  
Kodak Printer Doc Plus
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=== Kodak Printer Doc Plus ===
PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2011.xx - updated
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* '''PCLinuxOS Version:''' PCLOS2011.xx - updated
Desktop Environment: KDE4.x
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* '''Desktop Environment:''' KDE4.x
Known problems or issues: None
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* '''Known problems or issues:''' None
This printer is supported out of the box in PCLOS.
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** This printer is supported out of the box in PCLOS.
This is a USB color dye-sublimation photo printer which only prints 4x6 inch photos.
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** This is a USB color dye-sublimation photo printer which only prints 4x6 inch photos.
 
 
 
This information provided by forum member The Chief.
 
This information provided by forum member The Chief.
 
  
 
== Okidata ==
 
== Okidata ==

Latest revision as of 16:27, 17 February 2019

Brothers

Brother HL-2270DW

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2011.xx - updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.x
  • Known problems or issues: None
  • This printer is not supported out of the box in PCLOS, but drivers are readily available from Brother and easily installed. This is a monochromne laser printer with duplex and wireless
  • This information provided by forum member The Chief.

Brother HL-5370DN

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2011.xx - updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.x
  • Known problems or issues: None
  • This printer is supported out of the box in PCLOS, but better drivers are readily available from Brother and easily installed. This is a monochromne laser printer with duplex and ethernet
  • This information provided by forum member The Chief.

Brother DCP-7030

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2011.06
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.x
  • Known problems or issues: This printer is not supported out of the box in PCLOS
  • Drivers available and easily install from Brother here. This is a mulitifunction printer - scanner - copier
  • This information provided by forum member Kurdistan.

Brother HL-3040CN

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2011 updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.x
  • Known problems or issues: None
  • Drivers available and easily install from Brother Here. A nice color printer. Install the LPR driver rpm before the Cupswrapper driver rpm. The HL-3040CN name will not show up in the Make/Model list. However, the cupswrapper rpm will create a ppd file in /opt/brother/Printers/hl3040cn/cupswrapper that can be used to set the printer up.

Brother DCP-8080DN

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2011 updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.x
  • Known problems or issues: None
  • Drivers available and easily install from Brother Here. Is mulitifunction - all things work - even scanning over network if driver from Brother is install.

Canon

CanoScan LiDE 200

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2013.02
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4
  • Known Problems or issues: None
  • Plug and Play

Canon pixma ip 1980

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2009.1 updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE3.5
  • Known problems or issues: None

Canon Pixma IP3000

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2010.12 updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.6, e17, ...
  • Known problems or issues: None
  • In the past we used Turboprint to get full capacities (not needed anymore!)

Canon MX330 Multi Function Printer (MFP)

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2013.06,(mini)
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 4.10.5
  • Status: After installing ‘task-printing’ with Synaptic I could see and configure the printer.
  • Printing:
    • Prints well
    • No support for ink marker levels
  • Scanning:
    • Works using XSane from computer
    • Does Not Work from Device > Scan > To PC...
  • Fax:
    • Not used or tested.

Dell

Epson

Perfection Scan V500

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2013.02
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4
  • Known problems or issues: There are 3 specific files to download and install. These files are not in Synaptic.
  • 1. iscan-data-1.21.0-1.noarch.rpm
  • 2. iscan-2.29.1-5.usb0.1.ltdl7.i386.rpm
  • 3. iscan-plugin-gt-x770-2.1.2-1.i386.rpm

Iscan-data must be installed first and the scanner must NOT be plugged in and you MUST install all 3 files for it to work. I have not given the Epson a thorough test to see what is full capabilities are since I only installed it today. Presumably it will be fully functional though.

Stylus CX4800 Multifunctional

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
  • Known problems or issues: None

Stylus CX7400

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
  • Known problems or issues: None

Stylus CX7450

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2009 updated and 2010-10 updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
  • Known problems or issues: None

Stylus Photo R285

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2007
  • Desktop Environment: KDE3.5
  • Known Problems or issues: None

Stylus T13

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2010.10 Fully updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1
  • Known Problems or issues: None

NX415 All-in-one Printer

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLinuxOS 2010 and later
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.1, Plasma 5, WindowMaker, XFCE
  • Known Problems or issues: None
  • Other Notes: Will work with the supplied Gutenprint drivers or with Epson's ESC-P/R driver, the latter being recommended if you plan to upgrade to a newer Epson model. If you use the latter, be sure that the lsb-lib64 and task-printing packages are installed before installing the Epson ESC-P/R driver.

C42UX

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2009, 2010.12
  • Desktop Environment: KDE3.5, KDE 4.6.1, Gnome
  • Known Problems or Issues: In Gnome;
    • 1st: Made sure packages task-printing, printerdrake, and task-printing-epson were installed.
    • 2nd: Turn off 'auto config' for printerdrake. Choose the printer from the list. Found Epson C42UX, and chose the CUPS + gutenprint (en) driver.
    • 3rd: Print a test page.

Hewlett-Packard (HP)

HP OfficeJet 4632

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2017
  • Desktop Environment: KDE5 Plasma
  • Known Problems or Issues: NONE

All-in-One Print • Scan • Scan • Copy

HP Deskjet 1000 (J110 Series)

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2012, 2013.04
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.10.1
  • Known Problems or Issues: NONE
  • Plug in USB cable and setup through PCC (PCLOS Control Center) Make sure that you have installed 'task-printing-HP' from synaptic. This is an inexpensive ($29.99 at Frys # 6499592) basic no thrills inkjet printer. * Straight through paper feed.
    • Up to 16 pages per minute black, 12 ppm color
    • Paper Size: 4" x 6" to 8.5" x 14"; up to 1,000 pages per month
    • Does not come with USB cable

HP Color LaserJet CP1217

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2010.1, 2010-12 updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.4, KDE 4.6
  • Known Problems or Issues:

In 2010.1, make sure all printer-stuff is installed from Synaptic, and do a manual config of the printer via PCLinuxOS Control Center (don't let it install automatically).
In 2010.12 fully updated: none (even automatical recognition, however you have to select printer model HP CP1215 (instead of 1217). The 1215-driver is also the one HP provides for Windows.

HP DeskJet 3420

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2007, 2009, 2010
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 3.5, KDE4.6, Enlightenment, ...
  • Other Comments: works also in older versions of PCLinuxOS (0.92, 0.93b, ...)
  • Known Problems or Issues: None

HP DeskJet 5550

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2007, 2009, 2010
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 3.5, XFCE, ...
  • Other Comments: worked also in older versions of PCLinuxOS (0.92, 0.93b, ...)
  • Known Problems or Issues: None

Meemaw

HP Officejet 6000 Wireless

Credit to Ramchu

HP Officejet 6500A Plus e-All-in-One

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2010 updated
  • Desktop Environment: Enlightenment, LXDE, OpenBox, KDE 4.6
  • 'Other Comments: more info. can be found here
  • Known Problems or Issues: None

HP Officejet Pro 8000 Wireless (a809)

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2010.12 fully updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE 4.6.5
  • Other Comments:
  • Known Problems or Issues: Incorrect driver (hpcups) is installed by the automatic installation routine for a USB connected printer. The correct driver (hpijs) may be installed from PCC -> Hardware -> Configure Printing and Scanning. Right-click the printer icon, select Properties -> Settings and then click the Change button against Make and Model and navigate to the hpijs driver.

HP Photosmart C5200 All-in-One Printer

  • PCLinuxOS Version: 2010 updated
  • Desktop Environment: Enlightenment, LXDE, OpenBox, KDE 4.6
  • Other Comments: works very well with Linksys wireless G PrintServer WPSM54G. More information can be found here
  • Known Problems or Issues: None

HP Photosmart C4680 All-in-One Printer

  • PCLinux version: 2010 and 2011
  • Desktop Environments: KDE 4.x, XFCE 4.6, XFCE 4.8
  • Other Comments: Scanner and printing work fine - copier not tested.
  • Known Problems or Issues: None

Kodak

Kodak Printer Doc Plus

  • PCLinuxOS Version: PCLOS2011.xx - updated
  • Desktop Environment: KDE4.x
  • Known problems or issues: None
    • This printer is supported out of the box in PCLOS.
    • This is a USB color dye-sublimation photo printer which only prints 4x6 inch photos.

This information provided by forum member The Chief.

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