best printer server setup with scanning possibility

iproxmox

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Hi, I would like to share a few printers between several VMs on the same subnet. I guess printer server would be the easiest way to go right? Any easy tut for setting this up ? Does this allow for printing only (the shared printer thus loosing its scanning capability) or not ? I would like to preserve its scanning option on all VMs. Is this possible?
 

gregorypeck

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Just SCAN to FTP / SAMBA to a shared storage. Any Network rpinter compatible with VM's operating system should do. I can give you my setup if you like.
 

AliaRoy

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Have you heard HP Envy 5055 All In One Printer? Envy 5055 is very similar to another higher-end printer, the Envy 7855. The matte black body and scanner lid give this printer a sleek look, the two-tone finish is modern and stylish that will look great on any home desk or in a small office.

The Envy 5055 has a recommended monthly throughput volume of around 1000 sheets, and the design reflects a standard horizontal paper tray instead of a top-loading style, which takes more space.
 
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