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How to get Okidata MB480 printing

Asked by Welton Rodrigo Torres Nascimento on 2012-09-21

There is no driver for Okidata MB480 on Ubuntu 12.04.
How to get this printer working?

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Welton Rodrigo Torres Nascimento
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2012-09-21
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2012-09-21
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Get the PS driver for windows on:

ftp://ftp2.okidata.com/pub/drivers/MB4x0/OKMB4x0W2KPS_ENUS110.exe

Extract this file on a Windows machine, get the file

drivers/OKB480U3.ppd

Now ADD a printer, and provide this PPD file.

Seems to work pretty well.