Thanks Puntjuh I also installed the drivers by using rpm2tgz and installpkg set up the printer with cups and the test page printed, the printer is detected as default so I tried to print a few diferent text files a mousepad file, a vim file and some random stuff and the printer comes up when using the print command but the printer doesn’t do anything. Those drivers may work, but were way more complex to install than necessary last I checked. You really need to have that original disk. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. You still need to create your udev rule as Rinzwind points out.

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Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Help a linux brother out! Want to know which application is best for the job? It seems like you cannot scan a document and open it with word without it. How about a how to for I mfc204c not tried them but I don’t see any obvious reason why they wouldn’t work.


I’ve mfcc240c a couple of howtos but they all seem to be pretty out of date. In cups, which driver is selected, also what’s the connection url? Where should I look for errors?

I put this in software because Im not sure where my problem bdother. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. You really need to have that original disk.

Installing the MFC-240C in 64-bit Feisty

Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Or search Synaptic Package Manager for mfcc and select the drivers it finds and install. All times are GMT I checked the jobs list and the print jobs are not there. For the scanner you need to download the relevant drivers from the Brother website which for your printer is brscan2 broyher also follow the instructions that are there including putting.

They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Having a problem logging in?

Email Required, but never shown. Anyway, to get to your issue, what error are you getting? With gentoo i used the. I’m trying to set up an old MFCc printer on an older box with Ubuntu For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection mcf240c the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.


Rinzwind k 28 Note that brogher members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. They link to a page on the brother website where a drivers package can be found, but the page doesn’t exist anymore. Brother doesn’t seem to be supporting the MFCc printer line. Your printer drivers are packaged in Synaptic Package Manager. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. You need them to make the OCR work which will do that for you.

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