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by jbloggs
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

Didnt work before as Printer Settings didnt give me the Generic Printer drivers. Had to "Find 192.168.1.5" despite 2 options displayed for Fuji printer "Find 192.168.1.5" "AppSocket/HP jetDirect" despite the printer being a Fuji not HP. "Forward" then searched for drivers and found "Generic" and rec...
by jbloggs
Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

SOLVED set up printer in SparkyLinux - noted settings booted MX 17.1 Added Printer - Printers Settings does not include obvious choice for GENERIC drivers Founded by accident here are settings XXXX working xerox printer network setup XXXX Generic PCL 6/PCL XL socket://192.168.1.5:9100 -NOTE this is ...
by jbloggs
Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: [Solved] Ethernet fails to connect on MX17, though continues to work on MX16
Replies: 4
Views: 695

Re: Ethernet fails to connect on MX17, though continues to work on MX16

similar problems on mx 17.1 see my thread viewtopic.php?f=107&t=46762&start=20 - no solution so far.

Also have lost Audio and ethernet laser printer, plus grub problems.

about to do a clean install on spare HDD.
by jbloggs
Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

thanks fehlix Same problem with SparkyLinux installation. Just ran Sparky Live CD and installed printer both as USB and Ethernet - printed fine in both cases. Copied the Ethernet printer setup to MX 17.1 - still wont print - even with the VPN disconnected. Have just logged a Support request with Pri...
by jbloggs
Fri Nov 09, 2018 3:30 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

as suggested, added 192.168.1.5 BRN30055CBFCCB4 BRN30055CBFCCB4.local BRN30055CBFCCB4.local. to /hosts file made no difference. Discovered that I could access in browser localhost:631 and 192.165.1.5 if I TURNED OFF Killswitch in PIA VPN settings. Documents can be sent to printer but don't print - n...
by jbloggs
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

Sorry - omitted info opening http://192.168.1.5 within a browser fails to connect but:- bill@main-pc-mx17:~ $ sudo arp-scan -l [sudo] password for bill: Interface: eth0, datalink type: EN10MB (Ethernet) Starting arp-scan 1.9 with 256 hosts (http://www.nta-monitor.com/tools/arp-scan/) 192.168.1.5 30:...
by jbloggs
Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

as requested #/etc/hosts 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.0.1 main-pc-mx17 # The following lines are desirable for IPv6 capable hosts ::1 localhost ip6-localhost ip6-loopback fe00::0 ip6-localnet ff00::0 ip6-mcastprefix ff02::1 ip6-allnodes ff02::2 ip6-allrouters ----------------- arp-scan -l Segmentation ...
by jbloggs
Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

fehlix thanks - will try ASAP. Menwhile, realised printer has both an ethernet connection AND a usb connection.. Set up printer with USB and works fine. Perhaps ethernet problem relates to hardware - will try different cable and network switch etc and post again. Funnily enough, as mentioned earlier...
by jbloggs
Sun Nov 04, 2018 3:57 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

OK, just download Pardus 17.4-xfce amd64 iso and burned to disc booted into live mode went to "print Settings" New Printer - Find found Fuji Xerox Docuprint P265dw appsocket/jet direct network printer via DNS-SD Generic Driver (recommended) PCL 6/PCL XL (recommended) Printer Name FX Docuprint P265-d...
by jbloggs
Sun Nov 04, 2018 12:15 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: SOLVED-mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED
Replies: 27
Views: 3709

Re: mx 17.1 - problems since latest updates - UPDATED

thanks fehlix

did as you suggested - try to print - get message "printer not connected"


Thanks

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