Wireless printing using j6480 from Ubuntu

Asked by Lyle

Does the Officejet j6480 support a wireless connection using Ubuntu?

Printing & scanning work using usb connection, but when performing the wireless configuration, (with usb cable connected), the installer doesn't see a wireless capable printer.

So am I missing something or is the wireless connection not supported from Ubuntu?

Ubuntu 9.04
HPLIP 3.9.6b


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Aaron Albright (albrigha-deactivatedaccount) said :

HPLIP does support wireless printers. You'll want to configure the wifi on the printer and make sure that the printer is getting a valid IP address from your network. Then you run hp-setup and select network, (you may need to manually enter the printer IP address), and you should be good to go.

If you still have a problem pleae run hp-check -t and post the output.



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