If it is unable to communicate directly with the printer, then it will not make the option to select it via the driver menus appear. It seems that it did not have the PostScript option installed. Posted on Oct 12, There are two PPDs for use on Linux. If the connection is via a Windows queue, or even via Mac Server, the setting will not be available in the driver. Any suggestions would be very much appreciated.
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If the connection is via a Windows queue, or even via Mac Server, the setting will not be available in the driver. In order for the driver to have this setting available pirnter the Mac user, the connection from the Mac to the printer must be direct via IP. Matt Broughton Matt Broughton.
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Oct 12, 1: Reply I have this question too I have this question too Me too Me too. As a test, you could try connecting directly to the printer from the Mac. I probably have to conclude that the drivers that are accepted by Snow’s CUPS do not provide for user codes at the moment.
View answer in context. Oct 12, 3: Following your suggestion, I did set up the printer as an IP printer, using consecutively the manufacturers driver, the Gutenprint driver and the generic Postscript driver. Then I added, using the http: JobLog If your printer does not have the PostScript module installed, you can use the pxlmono drivers from http: Any suggestions would be very much appreciated.
That got the printer to work. There are two PPDs for use on Linux.
Neither of those drivers contain options to set user codes. You may find that the reason the setting is not available is due to the fact that the Mac is connecting to the printer via the Windows queue. User profile for user: Question marked as Solved User profile for user: The final point was to specify the address as smb: I used the linuxfoundation pxlmono PPD file, after upgrading ghostscript and foomatic.
The driver needs to communicate with the printer to determine that the setting is enabled. Monaco, ‘Courier New’, Courier, monospace; color: Once you have created the new network queue you may have to select to print and then via one of the menus, force a communication with the printer so that the menus are configured for the pronter accounting function.
Ask a question Reset. Posted on Oct 12, Oct 12, It seems that it did not have the PostScript option installed. Though I can download a printer driver, there is no possibility in system preferences printed specify a user code, needed to get access to the printer.
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Reply Helpful Thread reply – more options Link to this Post. If this works, then at least you know that the driver you have is meant to work correctly with the printer.
All replies Drop Down menu. If it is unable to communicate directly with the printer, then it will not make the option to select it via the driver menus appear. Also using the cups interface, I instructed the printer to use the user code by default. I have to say though that the JobLog section is a bit hidden; without your pointer it would never have occurred printter me to dig in that particular place.