Figure 123 Use this screen to specify the manufacturer and printer model and to select the driver for Ubuntu to use

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Select your printer from the list, and then click the Forward button (see Figure 12.4).

Figure 12.4. Enter a meaningful name and, if required, a description and location. This information proves useful where there are a number of printers and users.

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The final screen is where you give your printer a name, such as DeskJet or Mickey. It does not matter what you call the printer, as long as you are able to recognize what it is. You might find it useful to include the description and location information, especially when you are setting up printers for companies with hundreds of employees. Locations such as 3rd Floor, Sales Office will save you hours of scouring printers hoping to try and find the right one.

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