Oddly enough, I don’t remember selecting it with success or uploading a linux driver from the Brother wesbite. Originally Posted by sbrandon. I have used very similar settings for my Brother HLW. I understand it is to give me administrator access, however I really don’t know what cups or lpr is do I need to retype these if I restart my computer? January 30th, 5. Join our Discord server!

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How to install a Brother HLdw laser brothher When I would go back in after trying to print, the address changed to some brrother local address and the was replaced with January 30th, 6. I finally got it to stick by leaving all the weird changes and just changing the port to Not sure which one is really used but once I made this change while adding the printer manually I was able to print!


Obtain the packages brgenml1lpr Not sure why this wasn’t accepted by OP. Brother does seem to make their instructions more complex than necessary. There are two more files on their website that I have downloaded: I’m sure USB and wifi work just fine, but I didn’t have a reason to try them so I can’t give instructions for that. Originally Posted by sbrandon.


But setting it up took a lot of perservering. Secondly – my setup is on a wired network. For future reference, what are deb and rpm? The time now is I click install and at after the progress bar has finished it doesn’t say that the driver is installed. I’m using a Toshiba Chromebook 2, stable channel, version Zipso Chromebook Comparison Chart.

I am using FIOS router. These notes work with Kubuntu and Linux Mint It is not hooked up to any of the computers, it is standing alone on the wifi.

So after reading through the older posts here and having a similar model that a handful of you have mentioned I found the settings that got my Chromebook to print wirelessly over the network. When I went back in the printing dialog, the drivers were added in the list.

By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policy fups, and our Terms of Service. I was given a list of eleven URIs to choose from, none of which made any sense to me as a neophite Ubuntu users.


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The second is to creatre a directory but I don’t know why. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

I just had to click a few things and I was done. Looks like maybe Brother reorganized hl-2270de downloads. I clicked on the LPR deb one and was able to install it because the software centre popped up and I just had to click.

Brother does not include 64 bit drivers for the HLDW drivers but I have patched the drivers to make them work with the 64 bit version.

This probably gets run automatically when you use the RPM but that gets lost in the tgz brther. I have a blog post on how to install the printer for wireless wifi printing in Ubuntu Oddly enough, I don’t remember selecting it with success or uploading a linux driver from the Brother wesbite.