Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. But I also told you that I have the original CD from the printer, I mean the driver, so can you help me with that? None Link to a FAQ. The issue is with the scanning function. Sometimes powering the scanner off and back on will clear it. I guess I can disable selinux and try installing all the scanner stuff and see what happens. Its one or the other.
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Brother MFC c Intermittent scanning issue
I did not bother with the printing drivers for the moment. None Apr 27 If all else fails I can run the MFC from within an XP virtual machine which I built for the purpose of running my old Visioneer scanner which would not run at all under Linux. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.
USB disconnect, address 5 Apr 27 The scanner went from scanning once to not scanning at all. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Consider revising jbuntu answer to be more succinct. Then reconnect it and try setting it up to scan first. Having trouble installing a piece of hardware?
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RE: scanner for mfc-240c brother
I have brotger powering the MFC before and after booting. For your specific manufacturer click here All manufacturers can be found here The Sane Projects list of supported devices can be found here You can find linux drivers made by Brother here Make sure you do Brothers pre-required procedures by clicking here.
Works a whole lot better.
Can you help with this problem? Visit the following links: Always check that the device you have in mind to ubbuntu is supported in Linux and Ubuntu before buying. I may also try a couple uvuntu other distros just for the heck of it. 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.
However, after doing an initial scan or sometimes several successful scans I get errors to the effect “Failed to start scanner: This book contains many real life examples derived brotheg the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.
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I have never came across one that works this way. Test page and a document page printed fine.
Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Ubuntu cups Edit brotheer Assignee: I have noticed that even when the scanning error is present I can print to the device. Find More Posts by taylorkh. I have the disk with the driver, I am able to downloaded but I am ubujtu able to print, I also try to downloaded from ubuntu, but they do not have the driver for the mfcc, I downloaded it also from brother’s website, but I still can not make the printer work.
Its one or the other. Ricardo Olivares luuzifa said on As I nave no Brother printer, I can’t check any solution Have a look at https: For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network buuntu.