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SCX-4725FN won't print or scan on network
« on: July 25, 2012, 16:32:40 »

I've got a Samsung SCX-4725FN that won't print or scan while on network.

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1. Model: Samsung SCX-4725FN
2. Linux Distro: Ubuntu 12.04 x64
3. Connected: Network
4. Driver: 4.00.35-2 (latest version, not specifically the
5. Specific Problem: Configurator detects the printer on the network, test page fails. Configurator cannot find *ANY* scanners online either.

here is what I installed: sudo apt-get install samsungmfp-driver samsungmfp-scanner samsungmfp-data samsungmfp-lpr samsungmfp-configurator-qt4
Here is some dpkg output showing what is installed:

chhatc@zoidberg:~$ dpkg -l | grep samsung
ii  libtiff3-samsungmfp                    3.6.1-1                                 tiff library - runtime and tools (samsungmfp re-package)
ii  samsungmfp-common                      4.00.35-2                               Samsung Unified Linux Driver (common files)
ii  samsungmfp-configurator-data           4.00.35-2                               Samsung Unified Driver Configurator (data)
ii  samsungmfp-configurator-qt4            4.00.35-2.2                             Samsung Unified Driver Configurator (Qt4 interface)
ii  samsungmfp-data                        4.00.35-2                               Samsung Unified Linux Driver (data)
ii  samsungmfp-driver                      4.00.35-2                               Samsung Unified Linux Driver (latest driver dependency package)
ii  samsungmfp-driver-4.00.35              4.00.35-2                               Samsung Unified Linux Driver (drivers)
ii  samsungmfp-lpr                         4.00.35-2                               Samsung Unified Linux Driver (lpr link)
ii  samsungmfp-network                     4.00.35-2                               Samsung Unified Driver Configurator (network connectivity)
ii  samsungmfp-scanner                     4.00.35-2                               Samsung Unified Linux Driver (enable scanning)



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Re: SCX-4725FN won't print or scan on network
« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2012, 22:29:15 »
Try installing samsungmfp-configurator-qt3 and see if it works.  It will automatically remove samsungmfp-configurator-qt4 as part of the install.


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