Ubuntu 12.04 GNU/Linux + HP 8100 or Ricoh Aficio MP 3500 = Printing Success

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http://www.humans-enabled.com – Here's a quick write-up on my real-life experience with adding the HP LaserJet and Ricoh Aficio MP 3500 as printers in Ubuntu GNU/Linux.I chose to make a note of this simple task because I was tripped up by it at first. The problem? The default setting caused nothing but garbage at the printer. After some simple trial and error, I figured out that I needed to switch the driver settings as noted below. Ricoh Aficio 3500 Driver:Ricoh Aficio MP 3500 PXLHP Laserjet 8000 series Driver:HP Laser Jet 8000 Series pcl3, hpcups 3.12.xAdding a printer in Ubuntu GNU/Linux 12.04 is really easy, simply follo (HowTos)