If you need to reset your password, click here. The arch wiki mentions how 32bit compatibility packages need to be installed since the printer binaries are 32bit. I honestly can’t say how effective it will be. Search this Thread Advanced Search. Launch a terminal window. Find More Posts by Thane.

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Make sure you have the correct drivers and follow the Brother instructions on installing. Post as brotner guest Name. Also for Ubuntu I can’t seem to get it enabled at all last I tried.

Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Curt, We have had taken up some Brother scanner issues, if perchance should it give help this time, trillobyte, me and few other members have shared over our issues herehereand here.

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Some things I noted. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Just have to remember to turn the printer on before starting SimpleScan to get the initialization.



In either of those cases, proceed with step 3: If so, I can try recreating that and seeing if we can move forward? For “OS Family” you choose Mfv. In for a pleasant surprise? Then turn on your printer.

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Then you’re also blocking my earnings from advertisements But that’s not a scanner, just a basic laser printer.

For my relatively simple scanning needs, I just use the SimpleScan program included with the Mint installation.

I submitted a ticket to get the Printer and Scanner Drivers ported to Solus since they are only available as. One time only, because you only need to configure the printer to connect to your wireless network automatically when you turn it on. SolusProject subscribe unsubscribe 5, grother 54 users here now A modern, desktop-focused Linux distro built from scratch. That guide seems to be simply extracting the files then running a script, the script might not be doing much.

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So launch the application Printers. I just download the files to my download folder and double click the file using file manager, give root password and the drivers install without a hitch.


Took suggestion from FredGSanford and downloaded and installed drivers from Brother web site. This is done by printer-specific filters, or by calling a more general filter with printer-specific parameters. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. If you’d like to contribute content, let brtoher know.

Find More Posts by Thane. I’ve never really had to do that part before. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

Official subreddit of the Solus Projectwhich includes the operating system and Budgie desktop. BuZZ-dEE 8, 11 51 Installing glibcbit and rpm from the Solus repos and run the Brother driver installer script. A little help would be great.