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Ubuntu Linux


  • Installation of the packages
    • python3-smbc
    • smbclient / samba-client
    • system-config-printer
  • configuration of the file /etc/samba/smb.conf
    • workgroup = HS-WOE
  • reboot the device

Ubuntu Linux

Note: Please note that setup and printing only works within the Jade University network.


  • Usually, sufficient printer drivers are already included in the default installation of Ubuntu.


  • Installing these packages
    • sudo apt install python3-smbc smbclient system-config-printer
  • Configuration of CUPS
    • sudo systemctl stop cups-browsed
    • sudo systemctl disable cups-browsed
  • Configuration of Samba
    • sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf
    • workgroup = HS-WOE
  • Restart the device
  • Printer → additional printer settings
  • Add / network printer / Windows-printer via SAMBA
    • SMB-printer:
      • smb://
      • choose …
        • legitimation:
          • user name: standard log in (Form: ma1150)
          • Domain: HS-WOE
          • password: <Your password in the PC interconnection system>
        • In the “SMB Browser” window, select the desired printer
          • example: hrz-hpclj5525-1
    • Legitimation:
      • Set legitimation details now
        • password: <your password in the PC intercnnection>
        • username: domain log in (Form:
    • driver: Select a suitable driver, usually the recommended driver
      • example: HP → Color LaserJet CP5520 → HP Color LaserJet cp5520 Series pcl3, hpcups
    • printer name: like the printer name
      • example: hrz-hpclj5525-1
    • Description: Product name
      • example: HP Color LaserJet CP5525dn
    • Location: <Location>, <Room>
      • example: WHV, SE62


  • Within your application, click on “Print”, select the desired printer and start the printing process.
en/tp/printing/ubuntu-linux.txt · Last modified: 2022/03/23 15:01 by vi1005