The time now is In looking over the instructions found at the Brither web page for HLD installation: Do you have a bit OS install? Could you share the steps you followed to make it work? Originally Posted by Keruskerfuerst.

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I did order the D printer which is scheduled to arrive today. I downloaded an “installer” from the Brother website, but there are no instructions on how to actually run it in Ubuntu. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know.

Using the Brother HL-2250DN laser printer on Ubuntu Linux

However, I still stand by my comments that it should not be this difficult – I believe we the linux community have it sorted with most internal hardware now, installing Ubuntu is a breeze – if we can crack this issue we will be leagues ahead.

Use the same procedure and driver for USB connected Printer. April 12th, 7. In the Brother on line instructions step 5: I had previously bgother time ago attempted to upgrade hl-2250dm to 14, but installation failed, I’m not sure why. Too bad, Brother had great instructions and I recommended their printers to any Linux user.


[SOLVED] Ubuntu , Brother HLD duplex printing

Brother does not offer a. Also, did the duplex printed work automatically or did you have to use manual feed? I use the terminal and follow the instructions on the Brother site.

April 12th, 8.

Brother HL-2250DN and Linux

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Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. Update the driver using that. April 9th, 1.

Printer: Brother HLDN | OpenPrinting – The Linux Foundation

Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. I’ve got the drivers from Brother, so USB is okay. Originally Posted by jkirchner Just curious here, have you tried going through settings and add printer?

But when asked for the name it was always the model of the printer.

I think CL means command line? That seems to brotheg fixed it. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.


I had to use the listing for the printer with an IP address next to it there were two listings: In the Printer Settings if hl2-250dn set emulation to HP LaserJet, then do a network discovery for printer, it should be found as a laserjet. Matthew Hudson 91 1 2 rbother. So, you are saying that I will have to use the script? Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. I am not sure it would work but if it is a supported printer it would take care of it for you. I hate when I’m so ambiguious.

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Does anyone have any experience s using this printer and the duplex operation??