Installing PPD File From the Command Line


  1. Copy the ppd file from the Printer Driver and Documentations CD to the “/usr/share/cups/model” on the computer.

  2. Note: A ppd file for each language is available in the corresponding “Drivers/LinuxPPD/<language>” folder on the CD.

     Use the appropriate ppd file for the language.

  3. From the Main Menu, select Applications, then Accessories, then Terminal.

  4. Enter the command “/etc/init.d/cups restart”.

  5. Quit Terminal.