Description of Problem 100000027466
printer prints garbage using IP Printing, Internet Printing Protocol or IPP
from Macintosh OS X. What can I
do?Description of Solution 200000035263
Garbage print when
using IPP (Internet
Printing Protocol) may be caused by a
firewall, network security protocol, or router setting. To resolve this, use the
LPD (Line Printer Daemon) protocol instead of IPP.
1. Delete the
a. From the
Apple Menu or in the Dock, select System
Hardware click the Print & Fax or Print & Scan or Print
& Scan icon.
c. Highlight the
printer you would like to delete from the list.
d. Click the -
(Minus) button located below the Printers section on the left
e. Click OK
or DELETE PRINTER to confirm that you want to delete the
2. Add the printer
a. While still in
the Print & Fax or Print & Scan window, click the + (Plus) button
located below the Printers section on the left side.
b. Click the IP
icon, which is located at the top of the window.
c. Ensure Line
Printer Daemon - LPD is selected next to Protocol.
d. Enter the
printer IP Address next to Address.
e. Select your
machine from the Print Using list.
- For the CUPS
Driver make sure that XXXXXXX CUPS is selected in the Print Using list.
(Where XXXXXXX is the printer model name.)
- For PostScript
Driver (not available for all models) make sure that XXXXXXX BR-Script is
selected in the Print Using list. (Where XXXXXXX is the printer model
ADD. The Brother printer will now be available in the Print & Fax or
Print & Scan list.
g. From the
Apple Menu select Quit System Preferences.