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FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Print command (LPR) (Linux)

CUPS Users Only
The LPR command is not available in CUPS. To configure your machine, use your application's print dialog box or the CUPS web interface "http://localhost:631/printers".

Print Command :
lpr -P (printer name) (filename)


Configuration Command :
brprintconfcl1 -P [Printer Name] [Option]

You can view the details of Parameter by the following command.
Command: brprintconf_{Model Name without "-"}
E.g. MFC-J430W: brprintconf_mfcj430w

Option Table

Category Option  Parameter Example
Media -md[parameter] PLAIN
Resolution -reso[parameter] 600
MirrorPrint -mirror ON
PaperType -pt[parameter] A4
PaperSource -feed [parameter] AUTO
Copies -copy [parameter] [1-999]
ColorOrMono -corm[parameter] FULLCOLOR
ColorMatch -cm [parameter] VIVID
Brightness -brit [parameter] N (-20 <= N <= 20)
Contrast -cont [parameter] N (-20 <= N <= 20)

Red Key

-red [parameter] N (-20 <= N <= 20)
Green Key -green [parameter] N (-20 <= N <= 20)
Blue Key -blue [parameter] N (-20 <= N <= 20)
CAPT -capt ON
ImproveGray -impg ON
EnBlkPrinting -ebp ON
Saturation -saturation N (-20 <= N <= 20)
TonerSaveMode -tsm ON
SleepTime -slt N (-20 <= N <= 20)
LandscapeAdjustment -adj ADJUST



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Related Models

HL-2600CN, HL-2700CN, MFC-9420CN

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