[CentOS] Installing HP Color Laserjet 3500 printer in CentOS 5

Ross S. W. Walker rwalker at medallion.com
Wed Nov 28 21:53:05 UTC 2007

Andrew Allen wrote:
> OK, I've downloaded and installed the driver 
> (pxljr-1.1-1.i386.rpm), and the ppd file 
> (HP-Color_LaserJet_3550-pxljr.ppd) in /etc/cups/ppd. Now I'm 
> trying to set up the printer, connected to the network via a 
> JetDirect printer server at location Trouble 
> is, I'm really not sure about all the settings in Printer 
> Configuration - specifically, what should the Device URI be - 
> at the moment, it says socket://HPColourLaserjet3500:9100, 
> but I'm not sure if this is correct, but it doesn't seem to 
> be because it won't print a test page.

The URI would be socket://


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