installing printer drivers need to know or change my password

Asked by richard cowton on 2012-03-07

i am trying to installer lexmark x4650 driver but when i get to password dialog box and enter my password i get incorrect password
i have only one account which is administrator.

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richard cowton
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2012-03-09
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2012-03-09
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2012-03-09

if you run the installer with sudo, it will be ok

richard cowton (richardcowton) said : #2

i am new to this os do not now to run sudo

richard cowton (richardcowton) said : #3

i am new to this os do not how to run sudo

Ok, lets do this the easy way. What is the name of the file and where is it located (case sensitive)

richard cowton (richardcowton) said : #5

lexmark-08z-series-driver-1.0-1.i386.deb
Desktop
shell script (application/x-shellscript)

richard cowton (richardcowton) said : #6

lexmark-08z-series-driver-1.0-1.i386.deb.sh
Desktop
shell script (application/x-shellscript)

sudo ~/Desktop/lexmark-08z-series-driver-1.0-1.i386.deb.sh

Will run it

richard cowton (richardcowton) said : #8

whare do i enter the line
do not work in the terminal

Instead of saying 'it doesn't work'

Can you copy and paste the output of the command.....

thanks

Is it running now?