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How to setup an hp j4500 printer (Solved!)
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wah fun

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PostPosted: Tue 12 May 2009, 22:00    Post_subject:  How to setup an hp j4500 printer (Solved!)  

I have successfully setup an hp 5510 which is a similar all-in-one but cannot get the hp j4500 setup. Anyone know how to do it?

I have installed, cups 1.3.10, hpijs-3.9.4-dynppds, and hpijs 2-8-2 static.

thx


Solution: Uninstalled and re-installed cups 1.3.10 and hpijs; removed hpijs-2.8.2-static.

Big Thanks to rcrsn511

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PostPosted: Tue 12 May 2009, 22:16    Post_subject:  

The hpijs-3.9.4-dynppds package has an entry for the "Officejet j4500 Series". Did this not work?
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wah fun

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PostPosted: Wed 13 May 2009, 06:49    Post_subject:  

I am truly sorry about being a noob pest but maybe someday I can help someone else. Anyway, no, I can't seem to get the hpijs-3.9.4-dynppds package to install the hp j4500. In fact, unlike with the hp 5510, cups doesn't even see the hpj4500.

I tried re-installing the hp packages but it didn't help.

thx in advance for your help.
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PostPosted: Wed 13 May 2009, 08:07    Post_subject:  

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cups doesn't even see the hpj4500.

Do you mean that the printer model is not listed or that the device is not detected?
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I tried re-installing the hp packages but it didn't help.

You don't need both HPIJS packages. The 3.9.4 package replaces the 2.8.2 package.
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