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cilybeb
March 15th, 2012, 04:53 PM
i have just started using ubuntu and it is working fine apart from my printer which prints from ubuntu onto the top third of the page. the whole text will be compressed into one third of the page. it does not happen on the same pc and printer with windows 7 . does anyone have any suggestions thanks in advance

TeoBigusGeekus
March 15th, 2012, 06:04 PM
Does it happen with all applications?

2F4U
March 15th, 2012, 06:20 PM
Could you please state the make and model of the printer?

tbhatia4
March 15th, 2012, 07:15 PM
i have just started using ubuntu and it is working fine apart from my printer which prints from ubuntu onto the top third of the page. the whole text will be compressed into one third of the page. it does not happen on the same pc and printer with windows 7 . does anyone have any suggestions thanks in advance

specify printer make and ubuntu version

cilybeb
March 15th, 2012, 09:34 PM
thank you
ubuntu is the latest version downloaded 2-3 weeks ago 1.10 i think.
the printer is a canon pixma 4600.
the problem occurs in all applications tried so far.
thanks