Hello drejom, Did you use “–force-all” when installing the driver? It is a bit quirky when it comes to custom settings, as it does not seem to immediately apply the changes and when it does it often produces errors. Margins are a bit restrictive and I haven’t got the cutter to work yet If anyone has any ideas on this, please let me know! I was looking for a good label printer for a project of mine and couldn’t get my hands on an already Linux-supported Dymo-Costar LabelWriter series. Like most printers of this type, the protocol used to print is fortunately rather simple: Daryl on December 1, at 5:

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Then I checked the files in inf directory and found brqlfunc to have this now: Does anyone have a solution?

Just run it without any arguments and you will get parameter list for your printer. Here is the link. After about a couple of years, there are now quite a bit of useful information and drivers for that printer as you will find below, including recently released drivers for Linux, both from the community and from Brother themselves. RossBos Wednesday 23 Mayat However, it also suprises me that brother does not deliver a driver, because of their pro-active atttitude towards linux http: The problem is, that openSuSE has no prepared mechanism to convert the xml-data to.


Powered by WordPress and Tarski with karmic support by typealice. Last Jump to page: With a little copying and paste of the ppd file in the brotyer location for ubuntu I was able to get it to work.

Notice that the command-line has you already in the correct directory. I did this the hard way, over and over, until I made it work for me; hopefully this all goes much easier for you!

brothef Please note this is my lq-560 How-To, if there is an error please let me know. I first proceeded to install the Windows driver and play with the provided labelling utility P-Touch Editor to check out the possibilities of the printer. Existing without the presence of approaches to the problems you have sorted out as a result of your entire posting is a serious case, and ones that could have adversely damaged my career if I hadn’t discovered your web page.

Now, check that the drivers installed correctly. A window popped up looking for drivers and after being unable to figure things out by itself it asks for manual intervention.

Brother Solutions Center : Brother Driver for Linux Distributions

Philip on December 2, at 2: The grother way to detach the label after printing is to press Power, Power, Feed, and then Cut. I have actually tried the tool they provide for creating custom labels and it is not complicated at all. I was looking for a good label printer for a project of mine and couldn’t get my hands on an already Linux-supported Dymo-Costar LabelWriter series. This guide is written with the complete newbie in mind; skip over any bits that seem too obvious. I am not sure what I would have done if I brothr not encountered such a subject like this.


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How to make your Brother QL-570 play nice with Ubuntu 10.04

I have found the various settings and tried to play with them for the image area and label length but still no luck. At most it refuses to print with some settings. Shpend Bardhi Tuesday 11 Octoberat I usually fail doing things on tutorial as I suck on ubuntu but you made it understandable.

Join Date Jun Beans I got the label printer working with text only. I understand that this would get tedious if you changed label size often. October 28th, 2. Chris Saturday 06 Juneat To confound further, any cygwin under Windows XP possibilities anyone know about? This will make them simple and easy to open. This lets you navigate folders and do common tasks with the simple GUI interface, then seamlessly switch to the command line interface already in the proper directory!