To do this, you buy a shelf to place the printer and scanner. Find More Posts by enyawix. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. In that case the application Printers already contains the driver for your printer, but you have to “indicate” the printer first. Installing the driver manually isn’t very difficult either, because Brother has issued a generic install script for that: I like some of the Canon printers such as the MF but don’t think it works with Linux.

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Installing the MFC-240C in 64-bit Feisty

That being said it has been a few years since I’ve installed any type of MFC on a mfd-240c machine because most brother mfc-240c linux our customers use Windows and the ones that use Linux I have to set it up once and they never screw up so I hardly have to fix them again.

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Lnux times are GMT Do you want more tips and tweaks for Linux Mint? Then turn on brother mfc-240c linux printer. If that works then you can try setting up printer and hope they both work that way.


This being a brother device I do know that they can brother mfc-240c linux a pain to get both printer and scanning capabilities to work correctly in any Linux distrobution if it isn’t supported. But in some cases this driver doesn’t work well: I downloaded both the LPR and the cupswrapper drivers as rpms and clicked to allow the default application to install them.

Then you probably have to omit that last letter including the brackets. Back to the home page Disclaimer. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered. Couldn’t have been easier. brother mfc-240c linux

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Or your printer might simply be too new for the database in your version of Linux Mint. Brother mfc-240c linux you may have to solve a problem with the scanner. Test page and a document page printed fine.

The information on the websites does not guarantee the operation of Brother Linux drivers in all users’ operating environments. Josh brother mfc-240c linux 1 1. Find More Posts by phorgan1.

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Then add yourself to the scanner user brother mfc-240c linux. For more advanced trainees it can brother mfc-240c linux a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. For a network printer, you select in the next question the last option: Having a problem logging in? The terminal works in all editions So for your sake I hope you made a typo and your device is supported.

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You can use the search brother mfc-240c linux in linus menu to find it; it’s present by default in all editions of Linux Mint. Notification Only installation via the command line interface terminal is supported. In for a pleasant surprise? Brother does have the drivers for the the mfcdn First remove any brother mfc-240c linux instance of the Brother printer in the application Printers.

[ubuntu] Brother MFCC Printer install

Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux? An example is easiest.

An example is best: Your printer should work fine now, including the scanner part when present. You can also apply the how-to’s on this website in Ubuntu