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Connecting Pixma MP210 to Chromebook

rebeccainct
Apprentice

My MP210 refuses to die & I'm hoping to use it until the ink runs out. I gave it to my Mom to use with her Chromebook, but I can't get it to work. The Chromebook recognizes the printer by name but doesn't have a driver for it. I checked the product website, but it doesn't have a driver for Chrome OS. Is there a workaround? Thank you!

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shadowsports
Elite

Greetings,

I don't believe the MP210 was ever officially supported by Google Cloud Print.  Regarding driver or .PPD, Google is the only entity that believes its Chrome OS is an actual operating system.  Once they decided to drop Cloud Print, it starting causing issues for people.

 

Limited options I'm afraid:

 

Advanced Set Up Process:

 

Set up your printer - Chromebook Help (google.com)

 

I hope it will help.  

 

 

 

 

 

~Rick
Bay Area - CA


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