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21.3.6. Adding an LPD/LPR Host or Printer

Follow this procedure to add an LPD/LPR host or printer:
  1. Open the New Printer dialog (see Section 21.3.2, “Starting Printer Setup”).
  2. In the list of devices on the left, select Network PrinterLPD/LPR Host or Printer.
  3. On the right, enter the connection settings:
    The host name of the LPD/LPR printer or host.
    Optionally, click Probe to find queues on the LPD host.
    The queue name to be given to the new queue (if the box is left empty, a name based on the device node will be used).
    Adding an LPD/LPR printer

    Figure 21.7. Adding an LPD/LPR printer

  4. Click Forward to continue.
  5. Select the printer model. See Section 21.3.8, “Selecting the Printer Model and Finishing” for details.