I guess I could try with that unplugged. I can get it to work if I don’t set it up as a printer first. If you need to reset your password, click here. That being said it has been a few years since I’ve installed any type of MFC on a linux machine because most of 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. The scanner went from scanning once to not scanning at all.
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All manufacturers can be found here. The print function works great. Josh 1 1 1. If you need to reset your password, click here. I also tried to downloaded from ubantu system, but the model of my printer was not hrother Works a whole lot better. This user asks how to get their scanner working, but you give instructions on how to install the printer drivers.
Otherwise I don’t think I would have been able to scan at all. This book jbuntu many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.
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I have noticed that even when the scanning mf-240c is present I can print to the device. I have never came across one that works this way. Ricardo Olivares luuzifa said on Also, I’ve found that USB devices work and are easier to configure compared to Parallel devices that hardly ever work for scanning especially.
I was so pleased I forgot most of what I had figured out about xsane and how to set the configuration to my liking. Join our community today! I ubujtu have a look at the logs etc.
The Sane Projects list of supported devices can be found here. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Consider revising your answer to be more succinct. Brother MFC c Intermittent scanning issue.
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I am not plugging in any other USB devices while using the scanner. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Sometimes powering the scanner off and back on will clear it. Then Click here to go to Brothers printer cups driver installation guide ubunti here to go to Brothers lpr printer installation guide. Sign up using Facebook.
That being said it has been a few years since I’ve installed any type of MFC on a linux machine because most of 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 brpther again. I’ve read where others have the same issue as you with Brother devices, printer works scanner doesn’t.
Brother MFC c Intermittent scanning issue
The scanner went from scanning once to not scanning at all. Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?
Attached scsi generic sg3 type 0 Apr 27 This being a brother device I do know that they can be a pain to get both printer and scanning capabilities to work correctly in any Linux distrobution if it isn’t supported. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
If that works then you can try setting up printer and hope they both work that way. You can find linux drivers made by Brother here.
I am running the MFC on Ubuntu 7. Could not even install the print capabilities on 8. I can run it as a gui or by the terminal