Laserjet 1020 cannot Print in Ubuntu 20.04

Asked by JF Lim on 2020-08-29

Recently installed Ubuntu 20.04 with Xfce as Desktop environment on Beelink GT King Pro (mini pc). Just a few minutes ago tried to setup HP Laserjet 1020 to print a document. Connect HP Laserjet 1020 to one of the USB Port on Beelink GT King Pro and Turn On Printer. Proceed to System>Printers>Add Printer>Laserjet 1020 <JL1VXPX) was recognize with USB Connection. Proceed to Forward
Choose Driver: Select HP (recommended) and proceed Forward
Select Model: Laserjet (recommended) and Drivers: HP Laserjet Series PCL 4/5 [en] (recommended) and proceed Forward
Installable Options: Tick Duplexer
Describe Printer: Use Per Suggested: Printer Name: Hewlett-Packard-HP=Laserjet-1020 and proceed Apply.
Would you like to print a test page? Select Print Test Page.
Printer State> Indicate Processing and then Finish and then Idle. But NO print output!

Would appreciate guidance on how to setup HP Laserjet 1020 to print.

Thank you.
Best Regards.

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shivani mandora
Solved:
2020-09-01
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2020-09-01
Last reply:
2020-08-30
Best shivani mandora (shivani1708) said : #1

Hi ,

Please install plugin file in order to print on HP Laserjet 1020.
Then setup the printer using hp-setup and give print

JF Lim (jflim) said : #2

Hi Shivani Mandora,

Thank you for your response. Would appreciate you elaborate on "Please install plugin file in order to print on HP Laserjet 1020." Please advise install which specific plugin file in or to print on HP Laserjet 1020.

I am inexperience in Linux OS. Appreciate your assistance.

Thank you.

Best Regards,
JF Lim

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shivani mandora proposed the following answer:
Hi ,

Please install plugin file in order to print on HP Laserjet 1020.
Then setup the printer using hp-setup and give print

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JF Lim (jflim) said : #3

Thank you. I finally understand what install plugin means and installed hplip plugin and it works.

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