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Re: [opensuse] Couldn't print to shared HP DeskJet 3745
  • From: Jerry Feldman <gaf@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2007 07:28:06 -0500
  • Message-id: <20070215072806.35e124f4@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 15 Feb 2007 12:59:27 +0700
Adrianus Wasis <no.2prod@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I have tried to connect directly to my PC and install deskjet 3840
> driver for it. And it works, thanks.
> Then I removed the printer back to windows xp workstation, and I
> installed again using driver for DJ3840, but failed to print. I don't
> have such problem with HP LaserJet6L connect to a Win98 WS.
> Do you have any idea why?
>
> On Mon, 2007-02-12 at 07:44 -0500, Jerry Feldman wrote:
> > On Mon, 12 Feb 2007 08:36:37 +0700
> > Adrianus Wasis <no.2prod@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > > In my office network, there is a HP DeskJet 3745 connected at a windows
> > > XP workstation. I am using Opensuse10.2 on my P-III PC. I have
> > > succesfully add that printer in my suse. But, when I print a file, no
> > > print out result, printer seems to receive data but then no printing.
> > >
> > > In my opensuse I use driver for HP Deskjet 3740, becasue no driver for
> > > 3745 at the list. Is it because of unproper driver?
> > > I have succesfully connected and print out to HP LaserJet 6L which is at
> > > a remote Windows98 workstation.
> > According to Linux Printing.org, you should be using the HP DeskJet
> > 3840.
> > http://openprinting.org/show_printer.cgi?recnum=HP-DeskJet_3745
Check your settings and make sure the printer is set up as a Samba
printer. Also, make sure that the printer on the Winblows system is set
up for printer and file sharing.


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