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FAQ 1801How to setup Ubuntu to use a network printer.

Step 1
Go to the HP printer you want to use, and find the "Print Config Page" option. Usually you hit Menu a few times, then Select.
Step 2
Printout in hand, click System, Administration, Printing.
Step 3
Double-click New Printer.
Step 4
Printer Type: Network Printer [HP JetDirect]
Host: Enter the "HP JetSend Address" from your printout.
Port: Leave as 9100
Step 5
Select HP from the Manufacturer list, and select your model. The model will be on the top of the printout. Leave the Driver setting alone.
Step 6
Enter a nice Description and Location. After this step you should be ready to print!
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