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equipment:hp-designjet-500 [2019/12/20 12:01]
noobkilervip
equipment:hp-designjet-500 [2020/01/04 16:50]
noobkilervip
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 ====Connection==== ====Connection====
  
-This old but wonderful printer only has a parallel and USB interface; it is linked to the wireless network via a raspberry PI running CUPS and an Ethernet link to the [[archive:​hackspace_wired_lan_and_router|hard-wired LAN]].  ​The main CUPS server (on the [[archive:​membership_pc_and_print_server|membership PC]]) re-broadcasts from this server to make the machine available to wireless and wired network users.+This old but wonderful printer only has a parallel and USB interface; it is linked to the wireless network via a raspberry PI running CUPS  
 +The main CUPS server (on the [[archive:​membership_pc_and_print_server|membership PC]]) re-broadcasts from this server to make the machine available to wireless and wired network users.
  
-Please don't unplug the Pi computer, or USB link, unless you need to and for some reason REALLY cannot make it work over the network; if you do please put it all back together.  The Raspberry Pi could really do with a proper case.......+Please don't unplug the Pi computer, or USB link, unless you need to and for some reason REALLY cannot make it work over the network; if you do please put it all back together.
  
  
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     * add a network, wireless or bluetooth printer     * add a network, wireless or bluetooth printer
     * click the printer i want isnt listed     * click the printer i want isnt listed
-    * under select shared printer by name type: http://​192.168.5.186:​631/​printers/​Hackspace_HP_DesignJet_500+    * under select shared printer by name type: http://​192.168.5.183:​631/​printers/​Hackspace_HP_DesignJet_500
     * BAM! printer added.     * BAM! printer added.
     * if you have a problem try typing into the start menu "​services"​ and click on services     * if you have a problem try typing into the start menu "​services"​ and click on services
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   * Coated Inkjet Plotter Paper 120gsm A1 24" 610mm x 30m Roll   * Coated Inkjet Plotter Paper 120gsm A1 24" 610mm x 30m Roll
     * shop at prizma graphics: https://​www.prizmagraphics.co.uk/​coated-plotter-paper/​coated-inkjet-plotter-paper-120gsm-a1-24quot-610mm-x-30m-roll     * shop at prizma graphics: https://​www.prizmagraphics.co.uk/​coated-plotter-paper/​coated-inkjet-plotter-paper-120gsm-a1-24quot-610mm-x-30m-roll
 +Note:
 +Please note while using on a Windows PC you can't select the correct papersize so feel free to unplug the printer from the Raspberry PI.
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