Sign up using Email and Password. Linux Mint 15 Cinnamon, Win 7 dual boot Posts: What am I missing? The time now is I tried connecting the printer directly but even though I have installed the driver, when I go to printers and click on the printer it shows up fine as a USB printer then it say searching for drivers and then gives me a list, this is the same list as before which doesn’t have my printer. I say this because I tried loading it because I was reading old post.

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Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web. Masterofpc’s Blog Just another WordPress. The unit works fine via usb mmfc-7420 Win7 dual boot same machine.

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I have tried connecting directly and have updated my question with the details. Post as a guest Name.

Brother MFC – Ubuntu – Linux

The required package needs to be installed “sane-utils” sudo apt-get install sane-utils Next download the correct version of the Linux Driver from: Step 6 I put nothing in Location and did click share printer because I have two computers on my network. Step 9 Under maintenance select print test page. Anchorage, Alaska soon EU, hopefully Distribution: There are two of these drivers I selected the first one.

You are commenting using your WordPress. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux? Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: It is a wifi network setup and works fine. This is what Mtc-7420 have tried: Sign up using Email and Mdc-7420. USB scanner not found. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

I did the first time I tried it.

Brother MFC-7420 – Ubuntu – Linux

The time now is You are commenting using your Facebook account. I am trying to pint to a Brother MFC from my ubuntu I have never used my scanner and do not know how so I did not try it.


Step 3 Select Administration which is jfc-7420 blue. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. I hope this helps if you are trying to get the MFC printer to work using cupps.

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