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16.3.3. Adding a Local Printer

Follow this procedure to add a local printer connected with other than a serial port:
  1. Open the New Printer dialog (refer to Section 16.3.2, “Starting Printer Setup”).
  2. If the device does not appear automatically, select the port to which the printer is connected in the list on the left (such as Serial Port #1 or LPT #1).
  3. On the right, enter the connection properties:
    for Enter URI
    URI (for example file:/dev/lp0)
    for Serial Port
    Baud Rate
    Parity
    Data Bits
    Flow Control
    Adding a local printer
    Adding a local printer
    Figure 16.3. Adding a local printer

  4. Click Forward.
  5. Select the printer model. Refer to Section 16.3.8, “Selecting the Printer Model and Finishing” for details.