View Full Version : Dell AIO 926 will not print

6th August 2008, 03:32 PM
Is there a driver or compatible driver for the Dell AIO 926 printer so that I can use this printer, this is a USB printer but everything that is currently set as the default for Dell such as drivers that are pre-installed just will not work, this is always causing cups to not function correctly. Any help would be appreciated on this.


6th August 2008, 03:38 PM
you may be able to find the ppd file for the printer amongst the files on the driver disk. using this you should be able to configure cups to print to the printer as postscript.

6th August 2008, 04:28 PM
Thanks I will take a look at that, Im still having an issue with CUPS is there any special configuration I need to do to CUPS to make this work ?

6th August 2008, 04:34 PM
no, should be fairly straight forward. just go to http://localhost:631 (from memory) and go through the steps on there :)

6th August 2008, 07:57 PM
Thanks I will take a look at that.

7th August 2008, 03:27 PM
I took a look at localhost:631 like you suggested and all went well with that but I am still having an issue finding the PPD file it isnt on the install disk any suggestion where else I could look for the PPD file ?

Thanks so much for the help

7th August 2008, 03:36 PM
you may need to use the foomatic driver. read http://openprinting.org/show_driver.cgi?driver=Postscript for more info.

7th August 2008, 03:40 PM
Thanks so much I will check that out tonight when I get home.

11th August 2008, 02:36 PM
Can not find the PPD file at all for this printer does anyone know where I might find one this is not on the install disk at all. Thanks for the help.