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by patrice4419
Sun Mar 16, 2014 3:43 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Network Printer not recognised
Replies: 2
Views: 611

Re: Network Printer not recognised

Well, first of all, just call me stupid. It was mainly a bad cable! The link between computer and printer worked intermittently. Also the reason why the Samsung printer did not seem to work as a network printer with Linux Mint was that the cupsd.conf file needed an addition (under #Allow remote acce...
by patrice4419
Fri Mar 14, 2014 10:50 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Network Printer not recognised
Replies: 2
Views: 611

Network Printer not recognised

Hi, I have tried to set up a network printer on Linux Mint 16 Mate. The printer (Samsung CLP-325W) works well under Windows control. Downloading the Linux driver was no problem, I see the configuration panel etc. Trying the Control Centre shows the printer and it seems another driver is loaded (it s...
by patrice4419
Wed Feb 05, 2014 10:29 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: I am getting requests to connect via remote desktop
Replies: 1
Views: 343

Re: I am getting requests to connect via remote desktop

Perhaps a firewall will do - try ufw and also gufw. Most distros have them. Well Mint 16 does as I installed it. Sudo ufw enable Sudo ufw default deny sudo ufw allow out 53,137,138/udp sudo ufw allow out 20,21,22,25,80,139,443,5900,8001/tcp sudo ufw deny out to any This was picked up from one of the...

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