Configuring and Managing Printing in Oracle® Solaris 11.2

Exit Print View

Updated: July 2014

How to Copy a Printer Configuration

  1. Start the CUPS Print Manager GUI by choosing System → Administration → Print Manager from the desktop's main menubar or by typing the following command in a terminal window:
    $ system-config-printer

    The Printer configuration dialog appears, listing all of the configured printers and any newly detected printers.

  2. Right-click the name of the printer that you want to copy the configuration.
  3. Choose the Copy option.
  4. In the Copy Printer window, type a name for the printer, then click OK.
  5. Type the root password when prompted.
  6. Click OK.