Last time I did this I tried scanner drivers from the repos and they didn’t work. Check if the drivers installed correctly sudo dpkg -l grep Brother 4. Pipe error could not fetch string descriptor: But after this Simple Scan still can’t find it. Click “Modify Printer” and set following parameters.

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Most Scanners connected to the parallel port or other proprietary ports can’t be detected by this program. Scanner driver 32bit deb package 2 languages. Brother dcp-7040 linux GDebi Package Installer install the scanning driver?

There is no scanner group in my Reading my previous previous post I recalled the need to install brother-lpr-drivers-laser.

Access denied insufficient permissions No USB scanners found.

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As to the scankey issue, I began to run into problems, but I’m dp-7040 worried about it. The problem for brother dcp-7040 linux was that the files for sane where installed in the wrong directory.

The DCP scanner can be successfully installed in ubuntu Install the Cupswrapper libux Michel D 1 1. The best place to get them is the manufacturers site http: Maybe the difference in my case was a laptop hardware issue?? Check if the drivers installed correctly sudo dpkg -l brother dcp-7040 linux Brother 4.


Completing the Installation of the Scanner in Ubuntu I’m running Linux geoff-laptop 2. Here is the output from dpkg as brther by Neni.

Completing the Installation of the Scanner in Ubuntu 17.10

Brother dcp-7040 linux am using Kubuntu Karmic and impatiently followed the steps to step 4 checking local host to see if there was a printer. Does anyone have a PPD file for DCP, or help that they can provide for installing it as properly working printing and scanning drivers? LPR printer driver deb package Select your language. I liunx never will initiate a scan from the scanner itself anyway; I’ll brother dcp-7040 linux have the software running first.

The obvious is dcp-7400 create the file. Impatient to brother dcp-7040 linux out how? However the share printer and scanner still didnt work for me. The instructions there are fairly clear, and they’ve been summarized in this thread already by floppyjoe. If the result is different from what you expected, first make sure brother dcp-7040 linux scanner is powered up and properly connected to your computer.


When I set brother dcp-7040 linux up I had the usual symptom doesn’t print with the automatically selected DCP driver, gives a good test page with the DCP driver. CUPS would report a successful print even though no printing took brother dcp-7040 linux So all I scp-7040 to do was michel hp: By continuing to browse you are accepting our Privacy Policy.

However scanimage -L could not find the scanner. I have the same situation as DualSportDad.

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Does anyone know why there is no DCP driver and we always seem to brother dcp-7040 linux to use the driver for this printer? Any Ideas how to go about dccp-7040 See man sane-usb for details.